We herewith announce the release of Software Update Package (SUP) 1.2.1 for the LCUBE CUB-2. This release adds analog iris control for various ENG third-party cameras and lenses.
We highly recommend updating the LCUBE CUB-2 to this Software Update package. Devices delivered from ARRI Austria from now onwards include SUP 1.2.1.
New Features and Changes Introduced with SUP 1.2.1
Support of analog iris control for ENG cameras and lenses
The LCUBE CUB-2 is a miniature signal converter that integrates the 12 pin Hirose ENG protocol into the LBUS ecosystem. This Software Update Package enables the CUB-2 to loop-through analog iris signals from the camera to the lens, making it an essential part when integrating third-party broadcast camera systems into the LBUS world, e.g. on a SRH‑3 remote head.
Note that you need the following cable to connect CUB-2 with the Hirose lens connector:
Cable LENS/ENG (12p) - Hi (12p) analog K2.0022328
The 12 pin Hirose cable can be connected to the Hirose lens connector on the AMIRA/ALEXA Mini PL LDS Lens Mount, the B4 Lens Mount and third-party cameras. It supports analog iris signals from third-party cameras and enables camera auto-iris function while using Master Grips for focus and zoom.
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