Pocket Control: Apply and Refine Looks from the ARRI Look Library 3 min read

Pocket Control: Apply and Refine Looks from the ARRI Look Library

The ARRI Look Library offers on-set looks for all kinds of productions. It holds creative color gradings that provide a unique but repeatable aesthetic when combined with the cinematographer’s choice of lenses. PocketControl offers remote management functionality for the looks of the ARRI Look Library and allows to apply and refine them via your iOS device.

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Getting Started with PocketControl: Connect to the Camera 3 min read

Getting Started with PocketControl: Connect to the Camera

PocketControl is an iOS based application for iPad or iPhone that allows to control the camera settings of ARRI cameras remotely. The camera software update delivered with SUP 5.1 enabled access to various camera settings via the camera access protocol (CAP). In this blogpost you can learn how to prepare the camera and connect PocketControl to monitor and control the camera settings.

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Transcoding Speed: How Fast Is Silverstack Lab? 4 min read

Transcoding Speed: How Fast Is Silverstack Lab?

One of the design goals for  Silverstack Lab has always been a fast transcoding engine. We knew that the speed of proxy creation is a crucial requirement for the DIT and her/his responsibility to create dailies on set. Throughout all development phases we have always been asking ourselves the question: “How fast is the transcoding in Silverstack Lab?”

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