Continuous Lighting

by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 05/30/2023
Godox's high-end Knowled lights have been growing in popularity, and the LEDs continue to prove themselves as a serious option for content creators and indie filmmakers. The brand's latest, the P600Bi Hard, is a bright 1 x 1'-style bi-color LED panel that uses focused optics to create a hard, powerful beam of light. Godox
0 Views ·Posted 05/27/2023
Scott Robert Lim is a master of lighting in any location. Watch this B&H video and learn how he utilizes continuous and natural lighting to capture cinematic portraits and candid photos. 0:00 - Introduction and Overview 2:48 - Wedding Photographers Are the Best 5:57 - What Are Cinematic Weddings? 7:52 - Gear 12:46 - Lim’s Techniques 22:59 - Eight Essential Cinematic Weddings Shots 56:08 - More from Lim, and Recap 1:00:01 - Q&A Is there anything you'd like to add from your own experience? Have at it in the Comments section! Sponsored
0 Views ·Posted 05/17/2023
Hobolite has just announced a lineup of bi-color, continuous LED lighting kits and accessories, equally useful for videographers and still photographers. Available in multiple configurations, these lighting solutions are designed to be stylish, compact, and flexible for many applications.
by Robert Sansivero ·Posted 05/15/2023
Now that we have a handle on using natural light for food photography, it’s time to move on to continuous light sources. When natural light isn’t available, or you want more specific control and placement of your light, you’ll have to use your own sources. Natural light setup from
by Rebecca Melville ·Posted 03/01/2023
Godox has added three new Bi-Color LED Monolights to its already impressive lineup of lighting products: the SL150III BI, SL200III BI, and the SL300III BI. Promising high color fidelity, seamless control, and a
by Cory Rice ·Posted 02/23/2023
Godox has announced the KNOWLED RGBWW Pixel Tube Lights, available in 2, 4, and 8-foot lengths. Perfect for lighting tight spaces or combining to illuminate larger subjects, these versatile LEDs are equally suited to matching environmental light or adding creative colors in the frame. KNOWLED RGBWW Pixel Tube Lights With a
0 Views ·Posted 02/21/2023
Join Atola Visuals, aka Kitty Marie, as she explains the many benefits of working with RGB lights in your productions. She discusses the benefits of three different techniques for creating impactful shots using the new Forza 60C RGBLAC LED Spotlight. 0:00 - Introduction 2:23 - Creating Content with the Forza 60C RGBLAC LED 5:57 - Technique 1: Gobo Cutouts 13:03 - Technique 2: Backlighting Fog/Smoke 17:42 - Adjusting Hue and Brightness
by Mary Latvis ·Posted 03/02/2023
Used worldwide on a variety of productions, ARRI’s impressive stable of pro lights includes the modular, versatile Orbiter series, the SkyPanel line, the L-Series LED Fresnels, and the M-Series of HMIs. These made-in-Germany fixtures excel in uses including film and television production, live broadcast and theater use, photography, and the latest virtual reality applications. Orbiter Versatility Orbiter With its modular design, the
by Cory Rice ·Posted 01/10/2023
Nanlite has announced second-generation PavoTubes and Forza LEDs, as well as a pair of new FS-series lights. The new PavoTube II 15C and 30C serve as significant upgrades to their predecessors—including wider CCT ranges, incremental Green-Magenta adjustment, more effects, and wireless control via Bluetooth or 2.4G wireless. The Forza line also
0 Views ·Posted 12/22/2022
Building on the success of the Nanlux Evoke 1200, the 1200B is an LED bi-color spot light that offers superb lighting quality and raw power. Join Doug Guerra in the studio as he tries three different setups using this light, as well as others. 0:00 - Introduction and Specs 1:31 - Setup 1: Sunrise 3:25 - Setup 2: Club/Lounge 6:08 - Setup 3: Rainy Day 9:27 - More Specs 14:16 - Final
0 Views ·Posted 12/21/2022
Godox has released the MG1200-Bi LED, the most powerful light to join the Knowled lineup to date. Built for productions requiring bright, durable sources, this bi-color LED features full-power draw across color temperatures, 0.1% stepless dimming, and IP54-certified weather resistance. Whether you’ll be lighting a spacious interior or night exterior, the MG1200-Bi promises impressive and consistent output.
by Jordan Gallant ·Posted 12/13/2022
Zhiyun-Tech is sending us back to a galaxy far, far away with its new and improved FIVERAY F100 Tube Light and its familiar, lightsaber-esque shape. Your forays into new creative lighting configurations and terrains are assured to be well-lit with the FIVERAY F100 and the FIVERAY M40 in your kit. For direct, on-camera
by Cory Rice ·Posted 11/28/2022
The Forza 60C adds a splash of color to Nanlite’s ever-evolving lineup of LEDs for filmmakers and photographers. Standing out for its six-color RGBLAC design, the 60C boasts a wide 1800-20000K CCT range and practically limitless spectrum of bright, saturated colors. It completes the 60-series trifecta joining the 60 (daylight
0 Views ·Posted 09/25/2022
Powerfully bright with solid build quality, the GVM RGB LED panels are a great addition to any photo or video lighting setup. In this B&H Online video, the YU200R is being used as a fill light at 15%, while the YU300R is being used as a key light at 30%. Do these lights have a future spot in your photo studio? 0:00 - Introduction 0:35 - Case 1:00 - Specs 1:48 - Differences 2:52
by Cory Rice ·Posted 09/21/2022
The Nanlite FS-60B is a compact, bi-color LED designed for photographers, videographers, and vloggers looking for a light that can illuminate tight spaces. With a CCT range of 2700-6500K, the new light can seamlessly match a wide range of environments with greater precision than gels. Weighing less than 2 lb and measuring 9.7" at its greatest length, it is equally at home in the studio, on the road, or on location.