ARRI Certified Training for MAXIMA | Burbank


ARRI Inc. | Creative Space
Burbank, California

12/10/2018 — 12/11/2018

Seminars / Training / Workshops

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ARRI Certified Training for MAXIMA

This two-day training course covers all aspects of working with the full capabilities of MAXIMA, an advanced gimbal technology. You will be given the opportunity to enhance your knowledge of stabilization principles, gimbal technology and support systems and deepen your practical skills. Experienced professionals will detail the many possibilities the ARRI Camera Stabilizer Systems have to offer, giving you expert advice and hands-on training. By the end of the training you will be able to set-up, operate and maintain the MAXIMA and use it to its full potential in real-world situations.

Who should attend:

Camera operators, camera assistants, DOPs
Gimbal operators and/or Steadicam(TM) operators of any experience level

What you will learn:

Understanding the features and working language of gimbals and MAXIMA
Learn the physics and operation of gimbal stabilization systems
Preparing the ARRI camera systems and accessories for use on the MAXIMA
Get to know the software and GUI applications for advanced configurations
How to setup and adjust the MAXIMA
Learn to use the remote control joystick and wheel kit to control camera movement remotely
Exercises and drills for MAXIMA applications
Explore the MAXIMA in different support systems and configurations
Rehearse, shoot and record test shots to apply your new skills with the MAXIMA


You will be provided with a detailed introduction to the history and development of ARRI CSS and understand the features and working language of gimbals and the MAXIMA. Each participant will work directly with a MAXIMA and complete ARRI camera system. You will rehearse, shoot and record practice shots for review. Participants will be introduced to typical on-set situations and explore the different set-up considerations experimenting with alternative configurations using the modularity of the MAXIMA to suit individual setups.

*A maximum of 8 participants can attend each course. A complete ARRI camera system and MAXIMA stabilizer will be provided for every 3-4 students. This will ensure that everyone gets sufficient practical experience working with the system and instructors.

Duration: 2 days (each 9:00 am - 5:00 pm)
Trainer: Alan Lennox
Language: English

ARRI Inc. | Creative Space
600 N. Victory Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91502

For more information, contact us at:

ARRI Academy
+1 (818) 388-2306