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.


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

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