Certified Online Training for Large-Format Camera System

ARRI Academy

Certified Online Training for Large-Format Camera System

ARRI Academy
8h 10m
6 modules (view curriculum)

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This ARRI-certified course covers all aspects of working with ARRI's large-format camera system comprised of the new ALEXA Mini LF, ALEXA LF, ARRI Signature Prime lenses and LPL lens mount. After gaining a thorough understanding of these products as well as related workflows and software you will be able to maximise the use of ARRI large-format camera system in real-world situations. Upon completion of the course you will receive ARRI certification.

Subtitles available: English


1h 06m

This lesson provides a detailed introduction to the ALEXA LF and ALEXA Mini LF camera systems, taking an in-depth look at their features, layout and capabilities to assist you in becoming a confident camera operator on set.

Subtitles available: English

1h 04m

In this module we look at the LPL and PL lens mounts, and how lens design has changed to accommodate large-format sensors. We take a detailed look at the Signature Prime lenses, and compare spherical and anamorphic as well as telecentric lens design.

Subtitles available: English

1h 10m

Here we take a look at the various ways to configure and remotely control the ALEXA LF and ALEXA Mini LF, and run through practical exercises to help you understand how to configure a camera.

Subtitles available: English

1h 35m

In this module we look at the types of media supported by the ALEXA LF and ALEXA Mini LF cameras, as well as the various formats in terms of sensor modes, aspect ratios, lens styles and codecs that are available.

Subtitles available: English

1h 40m

This module takes a deep dive into how ARRI sensors are designed, explaining in detail how ARRIRAW works and the differences to ProRes recording. Following that we look at how color is processed, the importance of logarithmic images and the various tools available to assist with exposure on the ALEXA LF and ALEXA Mini LF cameras.

Subtitles available: English

1h 33m

ARRI offers a wide range of workflows for managing color including in-camera, off-camera, during post production and even live-grading on set. In this module we look at each of those options and the various software tools available to assist you in realising your creative vision through the production and post pipeline. To finish the course we look at HDR recording and gain an understanding of how to monitor HDR on set using ARRI's large-format camera system.

Subtitles available: English

About the Educator

Led by experienced industry professionals, ARRI Academy courses provide unrivalled insight into the full possibilities of working with ARRI camera systems, lenses, lights and accessories.


Great course - all you need to know about the Large Format cameras and workflow.
Iaroslav Kerget
I like the workflow of the course, thanks ARRI and MZed!
Really enjoyed the class, very friendly and great host, amazing insights too which I liked a lot, thank you!
Manuel Eder
Very good and in-depth training on the LF ARRI cameras. I just wished seen more about HDR.
Dennis Zanatta
Very informative course. Florian great tech professional.
Andrey Reznichenko
Awesome course. Thank You.
Łukasz Kucharski
Liked it a lot, very good info on large format and large format lenses.
Jeremy Sultan
As usual : Very indepth, usefull knowlege ! A must seen for every ARRI user.
Julien Gouz
Very informative and detailed training, worth every second.
Hamad Almuftah
Amazing technical Data
Leonardo Garay
Fantastic! This had all the gear-head tech details you would be looking for in ARRI cameras. Thank you ARRI for the in-depth instruction!
I've learned so much, thank you for this really amazing training. A lot of details, and explanations. I highly recommend to do this training if you work with ARRI cameras. You will learn so much more.
Pauline Devesa
Very clear and helpful course! Now I'm really ready to work with my new ARRI Mini LF!
Joas Burggraaf
Magic. Thanks a lot :)
luigi valtulini
Hansel Castillero Olvera
This course was just as spectacular as the predecessor! Please create more of these.
Carlos Sellmeyer
Lots of information, very friendly manner, looking forward to more of these courses! Thank you!
Ungár Barnabás
I've learned more than I expected from this course. Highly recommend for anyone who works with ARRI camera systems.
Anton Melekh
Vero approfondimento tecnico
Rodolfo Rudy Fenaroli
As always with ARRI Academy very informative in a digestible and easy to follow format. I enjoyed the course and took copious notes. Many thanks!
Wayne Rice
Nice course but I would like to see more the details of the camera more close ups. Thank you. Hope to participate in a live course and training.
philippe labaky
Very slow - watched most of it at 1.5x speed.
Jake Morris

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