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Wireless control for Rosco Cube LEDs

Wireless control for Rosco Cube LEDs

Rosco’s CubeConnect system enables eff­ortless wireless control of your Miro or Braq Cubes from distances up to 2000 ‑ (600m), making it easier to place your lighting anywhere you…

Polaroid BrightSaber for video and photo

Polaroid BrightSaber for video and photo

It will not make a Jedi out of you, but the Brightsaber may well become your travel light wand for creative lighting system. It comes in two versions, one of…

New Silk LED lights at IBC 2016

New Silk LED lights at IBC 2016

The new Silk LED lights are the most brilliant product on show at Rosco’s booth at IBC 2016. Rosco Silk LED fixtures provide uncompromising light output for film and…

Lykos Bi-Color, your traveling LED Lights

Lykos Bi-Color, your traveling LED Lights

Offering the latest in terms of LED technology, and applying Litepanels award-winning engineering, the Lykos LED panels are a compact, lightweight lighting solution that produces full spectrum lighting. Although…

New light kits from Ikan

New light kits from Ikan

If you need lighting for our sets, explore the new light kits from Ikan, which offer more options and an almost infinite number of combinations, with the addition of the…

ICA’s 2016 LED color quality survey

ICA’s 2016 LED color quality survey

The folks at Indie Cinema Academy went ’round the show floor at NAB 2016 with a Lighting Passport spectrometer and measured every LED light they could get their hands…

Light, again, shines at Cine Gear Expo

Light, again, shines at Cine Gear Expo

With over 20 top lighting-makers on the scene, it is fair to say that lights are on at Cine Gear Expo, again. LED lighting leads the herd, with new…

Re-Defining Large Scale Visuals With Sony

Re-Defining Large Scale Visuals With Sony

Look at the screen above. One word comes to mind, immersive. This is Sony’s new Crystal LED Integrated Structure (CLEDIS). Where I work we’ve recently put…

Lowel Shows Off LED Lights: NAB 2016

Lowel Shows Off LED Lights: NAB 2016

If you have ever been, or currently are, a news photographer your first light kit may have been a Lowel light kit. Lowel lights are workhorses and tough. I literally…

NAB 2016: SoftPanels LEDs with built-in color metering

NAB 2016: SoftPanels LEDs with built-in color metering

Color-tunable LEDs — lights adjustable for color temperatures from incandescent to daylight and anywhere in-between — have been around for years. A new Kickstarter project aims to take the next…

Video LED light with wireless control

Video LED light with wireless control

Lighting for video and photography became easier with the use of LED panels, and it is even easier with the introduction of wireless control for these lights. Being able to…

Review: Phottix  Video LED Light 260C

Review: Phottix Video LED Light 260C

The first LED panels from Phottix, launched in 2014, offered  a simple solution for small crews of videographers or for photographers working on their own and wanting to travel light…

Tungsten light may be coming back

Tungsten light may be coming back

If you miss the warm colour of tungsten light on film sets, rejoice. Incandescent light may be coming back, on a mix of traditional light bulbs with 21st-century energy…

The 2015 Holiday Buying Guide for the Filmmaker

The 2015 Holiday Buying Guide for the Filmmaker

The holidays are nearly here, and if you have a filmmaker you are shopping for you, may be stumped as to what you should get for them.  Well fear…

Lumapad: LED professional lights at crowdfunding prices

Lumapad: LED professional lights at crowdfunding prices

  The brightest, highest quality, lowest cost production LED lights available, Lumapad offers up to 10,000 lumens, and up to 95+ CRI, on professional LED studio light that&nbsp…