RED CONTROL PRO Introduced – Superior Management for KOMODO and V-RAPTOR


RED CONTROL PRO Announced – Advanced Control for KOMODO and V-RAPTOR

That’s numerous capital letters in a headline, I do know, and it’ll stay that approach: RED Digital Cinema has introduced a brand new management app for its KOMODO 6K and V-RAPTOR digital camera collection, dubbed RED CONTROL PRO. The app might be obtainable beginning October 13 for a cool $499.99. It’s able to totally controlling the above digital camera sorts and even multi-camera arrays.

Because the headline suggests, this new RED CONTROL PRO (App Retailer hyperlink) is simply able to controlling KOMODO 6K and V-RAPTOR cameras, so it doesn’t assist DSMC2 or earlier era RED cameras.

And since that is aimed on the high-end skilled market, this newly coded app is kind of expensive at $499.99, which is somewhat uncommon for an App Retailer app (iPadOS 14 or greater). Nonetheless, it is usually obtainable for macOS working programs operating Large Sur (11) or above and on Apple Silicon and Intel chips. So, no assist for Microsoft Home windows or Linux right here.

iPad app. Picture credit score: RED DIgital Cinema

This appears to be a extra superior model of the already obtainable iPhone app referred to as RED CONTROL (App Retailer hyperlink) which is free to obtain. Moreover, there’s a third-party app referred to as foolcontrol by developer Mikael Lubtchansky which sells for $169.99 and works with RED’s DSMC cameras.


The freshly introduced RED CONTROL PRO app gives superior options reminiscent of multi-camera management, fast settings overview, FTP file entry, superior LUT, CDL and PRESET administration, and unbiased picture alignment settings. The app has additionally been utterly redesigned for bigger screens (versus the older RED CONTROL iPhone app) and for monitoring live-streaming from a number of cameras concurrently.

macOS app. Picture credit score: RED Digital Cinema

As well as, RED CONTROL PRO could be put in as a local MacOS app that features a few extra choices reminiscent of automated clip obtain plus removable and resizable home windows.

Personally, I believe the worth is fairly steep for an app that requires a somewhat costly digital camera to even get began with, but when it really works flawlessly and reliably day in and time out, it could be price it for sure initiatives.

Hyperlink: RED web site | App Retailer Hyperlink

What do you suppose? Are you a RED KOMODO or V-RAPTOR proprietor/operator? Would you purchase such an app? Share your experiences within the feedback beneath!