(May 7, 2012) The highly-anticipated certification of ARRIRAW for the Convergent Design Gemini 4:4:4 external recorder was achieved Wednesday evening, May 2, 2012. "We are very excited to have achieved the ARRIRAW Certification. We are honored; It truly is a mark of excellence in design and engineering," says Mike Schell, President.
Dan Keaton, Sales and Marketing Director, marks that "Today is a very important day for Convergent Design and hopefully for our industry. Now, everyone with an ARRI ALEXA can record in the very desirable, and higher quality ARRIRAW, and do so at a very reasonable cost."
John Schell, Head Engineer at Convergent Design has spear-headed the engineering efforts. With great excitement he adds, "It was a pleasure working with the ARRI Partners Group and the rest of the crew at ARRI. They were very helpful and responsive, making the process a smooth one. We have developed an excellent working relationship and look forward to future endeavors together."