The Irix Cine Matte Box IQ compendium was created for operators and filmmakers who want to get even better results from their shots. We also made the Matte Box to allow the use of Irix magnetic filters with any lens, giving operators more creative freedom and flexibility in selecting their gear.
The Irix Matte Box IQ is also useful for eliminating unwanted flares and reflections, keeping your shots sharp and precise. This is especially important when shooting in difficult lighting conditions or spaces with high light intensity. The Irix Matte Box is essential for filmmakers who want the best results from their shots and constantly look for new creative possibilities.
Irix Cine Matte Box IQ Key Features
- Ultra-lightweight construction: 6.87oz (195g)
- Adjustable, carbon fiber hood
- Irix MMS (Magnetic Mount System) filter attachment
- Additional adapters available for most lenses on the market (52-86mm)
- Matt coating to reduce light reflections
Use the Irix Magnetic Mount on every Lens
Starting now, you can use the Irix Magnetic Filters on any lens. This will allow you to work on plans more efficiently and comfortably. Every cinematographer knows the vital role filters play in creating amazing shots. That is why we created the Irix Matte Box IQ. To let you attach and remove filters as quickly as possible. With the Irix Matte Box IQ, the Magnetic Mount (MMS) has been moved from the lens to the Matte Box, so you can enjoy all the benefits of Irix filters, no matter which lens is your favorite.
Diameter flexibility for the Irix Matte Box IQ
The Irix Matte Box IQ is natively mounted directly to the outer flange of the lens with a diameter of 95mm (one of the industry standards). Additional adapters are also available to attach it to front filter threads with diameters from 52mm to 86mm. Whether you use wide-angle or telephoto lenses, the Irix Matte Box will help you catch that perfect shot you have planned.
Wide, wider, widest
If you like ultra-wide shots, you will be pleased to know that the Irix Matte Box IQ can be used with lenses from 15mm and above on full-frame sensor cameras. This is a great option for people who want to get even better results in a wide frame.
Stay mobile with the Irix Cine Matte Box IQ
If you’re a filmmaker or cinematographer, you know that the amount of equipment you need to bring to the set can be overwhelming. That is why we have developed the lightest and most compact design possible. This means you can always carry it in your backpack and remain mobile, no matter where you are.
Indulge yourself while working on the set
We created a lightweight and durable carbon fiber compendium and coated it with a matte coating to prevent internal reflections. No accidental reflections will spoil your shot. The upper flag protects the lens from sunlight and other light sources, allowing a clean and clear image.
Availability and pricing of the Irix Cine Matte Box in the US
The Irix Matte Box IQ is already available in the US, and the retail price is 79 USD.
More information about the product can be found here.