Figure 7.1. Camera assistants prepare two Arri Alexas for a day’s shooting. Note that they are labeled cameras “A” and “B” and different colored tape is used—this helps keep accessories and cases sorted out. Camera “A” has a digital rangefinder mounted above the lens—it looks like a set of miniature binoculars. (Photo courtesy John Brawley).

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Figure 7.2. The Sony F-65 on a camera checkout day. The recording module is mounted on the back, and a TVLogic monitor is set up for the camera assistant. (Courtesy of DIT Sean Sweeney). ...

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