by Andrew Eisele ·Posted 05/29/2023
Are you looking to invest in a lighting package for an upcoming event? A mobile DJ is often hired not only to bring the entertainment, but also provide a fun and festive atmosphere. And there's no better way to create a mood or add excitement to the dance floor than with the use of event lighting. With so many choices, it's hard to know where to begin. In this article, we'll look at different types of lights and what they're good for. We'll also look at all-in-one packages to help simplify the buying process. LED PAR: The LED PAR is the
by Jordan Gallant ·Posted 04/17/2023
Nanlux has redefined what full-color LED lighting means for its Evoke series with the brand’s newest release: the Evoke 900C LED Spot Light. The 900C features an RGBLAC color matrix system with advanced controls and pinpoint accuracy, making it ideal for creating dynamic lighting choices on your next feature film or television set. Nanlux Evoke 900C Red, green, blue, lime, amber, and cyan make up the 900C’s 6-color array. Along with this wide color range comes a wide color temperature of 1800 to 20000K to achieve bright sunlit-like scenes
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 04/17/2023
Announcing new offerings from Aputure: The new amaran 150c and 300c RGBWW LED lights feature a versatile Bowens mount for even more control over your lighting and color options. Aputure also released modifier accessories for these two lights, including the Light Dome Mini SE octagonal softbox and the Spotlight SE projection lens to focus your light further. If you're a lighting professional looking for more creative ways to light your scene, Aputure's new releases are for you. amaran 150c Advanced Lighting with Easy Setup The new amaran
by Cory Rice ·Posted 03/23/2022
Nanlite’s latest addition to the PavoTube lineup, the T8-7X LED Pixel Tube, packs the robust feature set and dependability of its predecessors into an ultra-compact, 3-foot unit designed to squeeze into tight spaces. Featuring a built-in battery, Bluetooth control, bi-color and RGB modes, and a full array of pixel effects, it is equally at home in the studio or on location for still and video applications.
by Cory Rice ·Posted 07/01/2021
In a market oversaturated with LEDs competing to do a little bit of everything, I found Lupo’s Superpanel Dual Color 30 LED Panel to be a welcome return to simplicity in function and design. Whether lighting for photo or video, this bi-color LED can reliably match 3200-5600K ambient light or serve as a powerful key source on its own. Out of the box, this light is sturdy and easy to handle. Measuring 13.4 x 12.6 x 3.9" and weighing 8.2 pounds
by Rich R ·Posted 06/16/2020
Deciding what TV to buy can seem like a daunting task. With dozens of brands and sizes to choose from, as well as various technologies available, it can be easy to become overwhelmed by it all. Presuming that you’ve decided on an LED TV (as opposed to an OLED TV, covered here), this guide will help you narrow down your options, bringing you closer to finding the right LED TV for your home. Wait… Why Not OLED? Many people would argue
by Steven Gladstone ·Posted 03/20/2020
If you look on the B&H website under Lighting, you will notice the category Continuous lighting, which is separate from strobe or flash lighting, which is most commonly used with still photography. Continuous here refers to lighting units that are not strobe units, and these are mostly used in film and video, as well as theater. Once, this type of lighting was
by Rich R ·Posted 03/28/2018
Samsung’s new HDR UHD smart TVs are here, and there’s quite a variety to choose from. The NU7100-series LED TVs, available in 50, 55, 65", and various other sizes, supports HDR10, HLG, and the newer HDR10+ formats, allowing you to enjoy a variety of content in HDR quality. Motion Rate 120 technology digitally smooths out the blur commonly associated with fast-moving objects. The onboard Tizen operating
14,126 Views ·Posted 07/04/2017
Join B&H’s Rob Rives as he discusses Sound Device’s Mix Pre-3 and Mix Pre-6 audio recorders, in depth. First you’ll hear the Mix Pre-6’s Kashmir mic preamps in action as they pick up the dulcet tones of Rives’s voice. Then, he covers the units extensively, giving you an overview of their gain range, filtering
605 Views ·Posted 06/05/2017
In this video, Justin Colletti continues the discussion on recording guitar without the amplifier, this time eschewing software and focusing on the actual recording methods themselves. The process of “reamping”—as well as obtaining the classic, DI’ed tones used by the Beatles and Led Zeppelin to great effect—are a both covered. The Tech 21 Fly Rig 5 is a product you’ll see shown off here.
940 Views ·Posted 04/07/2017
LED panels have put powerful lights into smaller, and lighter packages, but the most important test for any light, is how well it performs in real-world situations.
543 Views ·Posted 10/05/2016
Powerful, high-CRI lights in the palm of your hand? Just a few years ago, this would be unthinkable, but in this video, we try out the Stella LED series of lights.
4,422 Views ·Posted 05/23/2016
We're taking a look and a listen to the Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid Wireless System.
1,529 Views ·Posted 01/26/2016
Join Enrique Martinez as he composes a dance track—on the spot—using the Novation Launchpad Pro with Ableton Live. Though it’s been designed specifically for Ableton Live, the Launchpad will work equally as well with any DAW or hardware MIDI device. The enhanced RGB LED back-lit pads are velocity and pressure sensitive, allowing for fluid expression and creativity when composing and
1,197 Views ·Posted 12/01/2015
In the following quick look, Chase Kubasiak, from Zacuto, introduces the ikan Helia 40 watt Bi-Color LED light. He points out the strengths and value of the Helia HF40, illuminating the benefits of the fixture’s Fresnel lens, combined with its variable color temperature LED light source. He also goes over the variety of powering options the light can accept. Kubasiak highlights the contents of the