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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…

REVIEW: Fotodiox Flapjack Edge-lit LED Lights

REVIEW: Fotodiox Flapjack Edge-lit LED Lights

Edge-lighting is just what it sounds like – instead of an array of front-facing LEDs, the LEDs are arranged around the edge of the fixture, facing into a large…

Review: Fotodiox LED100WA-56 Video Light

Review: Fotodiox LED100WA-56 Video Light

You probably know Fotodiox mainly from their very clever line of lens adapters and their ever-affable spokesman Bohus Blahut. They aren’t as well known for their lighting products…

LED Panels for Underwater Video

LED Panels for Underwater Video

Presented as  for underwater use, the Diving Video LED Light can also be used on land, opening possibilities not available with a normal LED panel. Waterproof, shockproof and rainproof…

LED is King at Cine Gear Expo 2015

LED is King at Cine Gear Expo 2015

LED lights come in different shapes and styles, but after a period of interest for the panel shaped models, the industry is back to a more traditional format, evident in…

Disney’s Tomorrowland: Realistic Environments On Stage

Disney’s Tomorrowland: Realistic Environments On Stage

The recent film Tomorrowland, from Director Brad Bird, uses DPS Cinema technology to create the environments described in the story. DPS Cinema is a principal supplier of the latest in…

TLCI and Camera Color: What a Difference a Prism Block Makes

TLCI and Camera Color: What a Difference a Prism Block Makes

TLCI’s developer says prism cameras and single sensor cameras respond to color in the same way. Thanks to Panasonic, I can show that’s not the case…

Falcon Fly: A Drone with Light

Falcon Fly: A Drone with Light

  The name of the company, Falcon Eyes, suggests that a quadcopter drone able to carry LED lights up above our heads is a logic step for a lighting manufacturer…

NAB 2015: Litepanels Caliber System

NAB 2015: Litepanels Caliber System

The best light kit is the one that makes it off the truck.  In this case, Litepanels Caliber system makes for an easy choice to be your go-to…

The TLCI Color Rendering Index: Does It Really Work? Color Me Skeptical

The TLCI Color Rendering Index: Does It Really Work? Color Me Skeptical

CRI is meaningless when it comes to measuring LED or fluorescent lights. TLCI hopes to replace CRI in the film industry, but I have my doubts&#8230…

Small LEDs Create BIG Panels

Small LEDs Create BIG Panels

The new series of Phottix LED lights are small, affordable LED lights for small crews – and here I mean freelancer videographers working on their own. Small LED lights are easy…