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This setup will get cinematographers drooling [Setups]


iMac Pro Setup
The camera manages to outshine the UltraFine.
Photo: @benhessfilms

Ben Hess is a professional cinematographer — and he has the gear to prove it. He rocks an iMac Pro that’s hooked up to a 27-inch LG 5K UltraFine Monitor, giving him acres of premium screen real estate.

But the highlight of this rig is not the $5,000 computer or the $1,300 screen. It’s his $27,000 Red Gemini Camera and $5,000 lens. Hess comes to play. The Red Gemini is top-shelf, and an Atlas anamorphic lens gives him the eye of a hawk.

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For keys and mouse, he uses the old reliable: Apple Magic Keyboard and Mouse. Hess is also strapped for audio. He sports a JBL 305P MkII Studio Monitor and uses a Focusrite Scarlett Solo USB audio interface to handle it.

To round it out, he employs a Lamicall Adjustable iPad Stand so he does not strain his neck. A 4TB LaCie hard drive gives him plenty of space to store his footage.

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Via: @benhessfilms

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