ARRI Alexa Mini LF

Small camera, large format. This ARRI ALEXA Mini LF Camera kit with LPL Mount and PL to LPL Mount Adapter provides you with more lens options to capture your full format content.


Noteworthy Attributes:

  • Immerse large format look
  • lower noise with higher sensitivity
  • Perfect for High Dynamic Range and Wide Colour Gamut displays

Rental Rates

: $2200 + HST
: $6600 + HST
Weight ~ 2.7 kg/6 lbs (camera body with titanium PL lens mount)
Sensor Large Format ARRI ALEV III (A2X) CMOS sensor with Bayer pattern color filter array
Active Photo Sites
(with surround view) 
LF Open Gate ProRes 4.5K: 4448 x 3096
LF Open Gate ARRIRAW 4.5K: 4448 x 3096
LF 16:9 ProRes HD: 3840 x 2160
LF 16:9 ProRes 2K: 3840 x 2160
LF 16:9 ProRes UHD: 3840 x 2160
LF 16:9 ARRIRAW UHD: 3840 x 2160
LF 2.39:1 ProRes 4.5K: 4448 x 1856
LF 2.39:1 ARRIRAW 4.5K: 4448 x 1856
Shutter Electronic shutter, 5.0°- 356° or 1s - 1/8000s
Exposure Latitude 14+ stops over the entire sensitivity range from EI 160 to EI 3200 as measured with the ARRI Dynamic Range Test Chart (DRTC-1)
Exposure Index EI 160-3200 in 1/3 stops
EI 800 base sensitivity
Filters Built-in motorized ND filters 0.6, 1.2, 1.8 Fixed optical low pass, UV, IR filter
Lens Mounts LPL lens mount with LBUS connector
PL-to-LPL adapter
Recording Media Codex Compact Drives
Recording Formats MXF/ARRIRAW
MXF/Apple ProRes 4444 XQ
MXF/Apple ProRes 4444
MXF/Apple ProRes 422 HQ

Recording Codec ProRes 4444XQ, 4444, 422 (HQ), 422, 422(LT), MXF/ARRIRAW
Recording Frame Rates LF Open Gate ProRes 4.5K: 0.75 - 40 fps
LF Open Gate ARRIRAW 4.5K: 0.75 - 40 fps
LF 16:9 ProRes HD: 0.75 - 90 fps
LF 16:9 ProRes 2K: 0.75 - 90 fps
LF 16:9 ProRes UHD: 0.75 - 60 fps
LF 16:9 ARRIRAW UHD: 0.75 - 60 fps
LF 2.39:1 ProRes 4.5K: 0.75 - 60 fps
LF 2.39:1 ARRIRAW 4.5K: 0.75 - 60 fps
Note: maximum fps values are preliminary information
Color Output Rec 709
Rec 2020
Log C
Custom Look (ARRI Look File ALF-2)
Look Control Import of custom 3D LUT, ASC CDL parameter (slope, offset, power, saturation)
Adjustable Image ParametersKnee, gamma, saturation, black gamma, saturation by hue
Focus and Exposure Control False Color, Zebra, Zoom, Aperture and Color Peaking
White Balance Manual and auto white balance, adjustable from 2000K to 11000K in 10K steps
Color correction adjustable range from -16 to +16 CC
1 CC corresponds to 035 Kodak CC values or 1/8 Rosco values
Sound Level < 20 dB(A) at standard frame rates
Viewfinder Multi Viewfinder MVF-2 with 4" flip-out monitor
OLED viewfinder display
LCD fold out monitor
Control Interface Soft buttons and OSD on SDI output, integration of Transvideo Starlite HD5-ARRI touch interface WCU-4 hand unit with control over operational parameters
ARRI Lens Motor ControlBuilt-in white coded radio interface for ARRI lens and camera remote control LBUS motor output for daisy-chainable cforce lens control motors Lens Data Archive
Wi-Fi Remote ControlBuilt-in WiFi module (IEEE 802.11b/g)
Built-in White Radio for ARRI lens and camera remote control
Custom ControlOptional GPIO interface for integration with custom control interfaces
Power InputLemo 8-pin, 10.5-34V DC
Video Outputs2x HD-SDI out 1.5G and 3G: uncompressed HD video with embedded audio and metadata, 6G SDI in UHD and 3.2K recording modes
InputsSDI-Genlock (optional activation through ARRI service), Timecode (in and output)
Other InterfacesUSB 2.0 (for user sets, looks etc.)
Ethernet for service and web remote control
EXT accessory interface with RS pin and unregulated power output (outputs battery voltage)