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on Oct 02, 2018

WHEN YOUR CAMERA IS IN HOST MODE

ON YOUR ALEXA MINI OR AMIRA

  • Make sure your Arri's Wifi is enabled: Go to Menu/System/Network / Wifi /Wifi power. Choose a password.
  • Make sure your Arri's Camera Access Protocol is enabled: Menu/System/Camera Access protocol / CAP server enabled. Choose a password.
  • Make sure your camera is in Host mode.



ON YOUR DEVICE/MOBILE APP

  • Make sure you are connected to a working internet connection.
  • Login to CineControl or CineTakes app with your Cinegizmo.com account.
  • Select or create a new project. Make sure you click on "Select project".
  • Go to your iOS device's Settings. Look for your camera's Wifi. The camera's Wifi Network is in this format "MINI-24565"
  • Select your camera Wifi Network and use the password set in the camera.
  • After you connected to the camera open your app and select your camera from the Cameras home menu.
  • Enter your CAP protocol password.
  • When connected, you will view your camera's home-screen and the available features and menu tabs specific to the app you are using.
  • For your Takes to sync with your CineGizmo account, disconnect from the camera and connect to the internet.



WHEN YOUR CAMERA IS IN CLIENT/ INFRASTRUCTURE MODE



ON YOUR ALEXA MINI OR AMIRA

  • Make sure your Arri's Wifi is enabled: Go to Menu/System/Network / Wifi /Wifi power. Choose a password.
  • Make sure your Arri's Camera Access Protocol is enabled: Menu/System/Camera Access protocol / CAP server enabled. Choose a password.
  • Make sure your camera is in Client mode. After changing the camera to Client mode restart your camera.
  • Make sure your camera is connected to the local network infrastructure.



ON YOUR DEVICE/MOBILE APP

  • Make sure you are connected to the same network as you Alexa Mini or Amira
  • Login to CineControl or CineTakes app with your Cinegizmo.com account.
  • Select or create a new project. Make sure you click on "Select project".
  • Refresh your camera list All cameras found in the local network infrastructure will be automatically discovered and will appear in your camera list. If the camera(s) do not appear please turn your wi-fi connection off and then back on again.
  • Enter your CAP protocol password.
  • When connected, you will view your camera's home-screen and the available features and menu tabs specific to the app you are using.
  • For your Takes to sync with your CineGizmo account, disconnect from the camera and connect to the internet.