Need to Learn a Camera’s Interface Before You Use It? These Free Camera Simulators Can Help. So you just got hired onto a production as an AC or a Camera Operator, and you know that you have the knowledge, talent, and skill to produce some beautiful images.
There’s just one problem: You’ve never laid a hand on the camera that’s being used in the production. It’s probably not going to look too good if you have to spend a lot of time fiddling around in the menus to find the settings you’re looking for, but not to worry. Canon just released a camera simulator for the C300, and there are also simulators available for the Arri Alexa, and the Sony F65: Canon C300 Simulator Arri Alexa Simulator Sony F65 Remote As an extra bonus, you can save the Arri Alexa (and Alexa Plus) simulators to an iPad as a stand alone app. While these are great learning tools, I can’t help but wonder why there aren’t more camera simulators available. What do you think? Links: [via CineTechnica] Related Posts.