The quality specs and features of the ARRI ALEXA XT are almost too numerous to list easily but a few of the most crucial ones include. This range is upgraded versions of the original Alexa cameras, which The range accordingly comprises the Alexa, the Alexa XT, the. The ALEXA XT adds a number of improvements to the base model ALEXA: in- camera ARRIRAW recording, internal ND filtration, an Open Gate active sensor.

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Electronic rolling shutter, 5. That sensitivity allows the camera to see a full seven stops of over exposure and another seven stops of underexposure.

With the XT, you really get what you paid for and the imagery it produces is simply beautiful. The ALEXA system is based on an open architecture, with many industry-standard interfaces and compatibility with third-party products.

It also means fewer cables around the camera and fewer associated problems, since cable failure is by far the most common technical hitch on set.

So while a sensor mode defines a certain number of photosites on the sensor, those may be recorded straight or up or down-sampled to create the pixels of the recording format.

The feeling that we wanted to get for the film was documentary style, alexxa of run-and-gun, and for that we needed a very light camera.

And as for the 4: On 21 September at the Cinec convention in Munich, Arri announced the Alexa 65, [6] a 6k 65mm digital cinema camera. And here is a slightly longer list with more details: The multiple recording and output options of the ALEXA XT covered in more detail above make it a very flexible device for video production of digital footage in different formats which all capture stunning realism that closely follows how human eyes actually view the world.

Here is the short list: Existing cameras can be upgraded with the XR module for internal raw recording. ARRI has never been a company that gives into market pressure, and the fact that they have waited this long to finally release a camera you can buy the ALEXA 65 is rental only that can record a proper non-upscaled 4K or larger image is a testament to that.


A look back at the history of the ARRI ALEXA

The ArriRaw format along with the other recordable formats contains static and dynamic metadata. There are akexa many digital cameras that are still holding their own after all that timeā€¦. A distribution format defines how the final product is delivered to the consumer. Software- and Firmware Updates. Equipped with the powerful electronics and sophisticated image processing from the ALEXA 65, Alwxa cameras can manage more recording formats and handle more processor-intensive tasks such as calculating looks with 3D LUTs or color space conversions to Recall in real time.

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ARRI has always been about better pixels, not bigger pixels. This camera has brought us to a point where digital is simply better.

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The Dual Gain Architecture simultaneously provides two separate read-out paths from each pixel with different amplification. Aeri Alexa 65 uses the A3X sensor, which has a Jamming has finished when the timecode display stops flashing, then the timecode source can be disconnected. It changes the entire attitude of filmmaking, and it gives the actors more of a natural feeling of being in the scene.

And last but not least, the new media bay can accept a wide range of media, as well as the new, high-performance SXR Capture Drives. Archived from the original on 9 February The XR Module is on the left side of the camera. Exposure and Focus Tools. Built-in motorized ND filters 0. They were released between and Open Gate ProRes 3. Due to the camera’s simplicity of use and high image quality, several network television shows have been shot with the Alexa.

This is the same principle of how they created the ALEXA 65, which uses three Alexa sensors that are arranged vertically. The overall effect of this is a simpler and more manageable camera package that also costs less than other models in the ALEXA line.


The aleza 4K aquisition only applies to productions that Netflix create themselves.

ARRI itself is renowned for developing some of the best professional recording technology in the world and the entire ALEXA line clearly demonstrates this with precision and an obvious dedication to craft. First aexa all, the ALEXA is definitely a complex piece of hardware despite it being labeled as the simplest to use of the ALEXA line and this results in some slightly lengthy set-up and disassembly times.

Camera setup and power-up are quicker, and productions are able to move faster. Digital movie cameras Film and video technology Cameras introduced in A thank you note to our readers was a big year alesa Newsshooter, we reviewed numero You can use both ari anamorphic lenses with a 2x squeeze factor like the ARRI Master Anamorphic lenses as well as anamorphic lenses with a 1.

It can manage 2K, 2. The ALEXA 65 has subsequently become the go-to large-format solution for high-end theatrical motion pictures.

A Review of the ARRI Alexa XT professional production camera –

Best Camera Accessory of was a busy year like every year for gear release This is definitely no amateur piece of hardware and even seasoned professionals will likely have to learn the ropes of using it a bit. No, it does not.

The Alexa Studio features an optical viewfinder, mechanical shutter, xf a 4: Exposure and Focus Tools. It can also shoot at various resolutions, including 4: It has the same sensor as the other Alexa cameras. alexz

A higher input voltage range allows more flexibility on battery choice. Finally and most importantly, the ALEXA XT produces some truly beautiful imagery and video with both an overall quality and sharpness that definitely meet professional standards.