LED Lighting

by Todd Vorenkamp ·Posted 06/13/2022
Video lighting and camera slider manufacturer GVM—Great Video Maker—has just released several new LED lighting products for videographers, creatives, and still photographers. GVM is known for its diverse product line that includes
by Cory Rice ·Posted 06/08/2022
Transform legacy Rifa 55, 66, and 88 lights from tungsten to LED with Lowel’s LED Bulb
by Peter Maziarz ·Posted 05/23/2022
Nanlite released its first tube lights three years prior to the release of the latest version, the PavoTube II X-Series. The original PavoTubes were a great, budget-friendly option for shooters, but there were a number of fair criticisms regarding the lights’ design and performance. The PavoTube II X-Series of lights tackle most of these issues by implementing improved LED technology, added features, and a redesigned body. The PavoTube IIs come in three sizes. They are available in the 2'
by Cory Rice ·Posted 05/17/2022
Litepanels has just announced the brightest and lightest 2x1 LED to date: the Gemini 2x1 RGBWW LED Hard Panel. Building on the success of the Gemini 2x1 Soft, Litepanels has created a unit for productions prioritizing power. The new Gemini can produce a whopping 23,000 lux of hard light with the possibility of dual and quad mounting to double and quadruple output, respectively. Impressively, the entire unit, including yoke and power supply, weighs only 25.3 lb, making it easy to rig
by Mary Latvis ·Posted 05/18/2022
Lighting your video scenes often requires the specific abilities offered by several types of lighting fixtures. While my on-set experience has made me more familiar with Fresnels, HMIs, and LED panels, I recently had the opportunity to try some of the latest LED strip lights, the Rainbow 2 and the Double Rainbow. These slim, fairly compact lights from Quasar Science offer detailed control, robust color science, high efficiency, and versatile connectivity—plus a pretty cool mounting system.
by Todd Vorenkamp ·Posted 04/24/2022
Please welcome the newest member of the Luxli Orchestra Series of awesome LED panel lights—the Luxli Timpani2 1x1 RGBAW LED Light—to the ensemble! Luxli has made some nice updates to its high-performance 1x1 panel light to better meet the needs of today’s filmmakers and creatives. The first Luxli Timpani is rocking a host of 4- and 5-star reviews from customers,
by Mary Latvis ·Posted 04/23/2022
Bright, accurate, and intelligent are the keywords for SmallRig’s new RC 220 COB LED Video Lights. Available in both RC 220B Bicolor and RC 220D Daylight versions, these powerful new chip-on-board (COB) LED lights are ideal for video creators looking for bright, true color output in a portable form.
by Mary Latvis ·Posted 04/20/2022
Pocket-sized yet potent, Lume Cube's compact RGB Panel Go is the onboard light to turn to when you want a versatile, on-camera lighting solution. Ideal for video content creators, this LED panel offers 360˚ of RGB color, special effects, 3200 to 5600K color temperature, and more, all in a smartphone-like form. Lume Cube
by Cory Rice ·Posted 04/14/2022
Hot on the heels of the popular Light Storm 600d Pro, Aputure has just announced the lighter, streamlined Aputure Light Storm 600d for productions in need of a budget-friendly LED capable of producing the same impressive power output with fewer bells and whistles aboard. By eliminating the pro model’s built-in CRMX functionality, weather resistance, and battery charging functionality, the 600d is able to shed about five pounds of weight
by Cory Rice ·Posted 03/31/2022
Aputure has just added a pair of LED tubes and collection of flexible LED mats to the amaran lineup for photographers and videographers looking to sneak light into tight spaces or add creative lighting to their scenes. Available in 2-foot (T2c) and 4-foot (T4c
0 Views ·Posted 03/30/2022
Nanlite has cranked up the power of the Forza line of monolight-style LEDs with the new, daylight-balanced Forza 720 and bicolor 720B. The new lights feature the same build quality and customization options as their predecessors, while rivaling the output of
by Steven Gladstone ·Posted 02/20/2022
Quietly building a following among still photo and video creators for a variety of video, lighting, and audio products, Godox has released four new COB lighting units. The Litemons COB units are available as the LA150 Daylight, LA150 Bi-Color,
0 Views ·Posted 02/15/2022
You already know them as a favorite provider of camera cages and support components―now B&H is pleased to share that SmallRig has entered the pro lighting market with the release of its COB lighting series. Available in RC120D COB Daylight and RC120B COB Variable
by Christian McLaren ·Posted 01/19/2022
Thanks to the introduction of several new accessories, the brilliant Orbiter LED Luminaire from ARRI has become more versatile and capable of being your primary workhorse. For one, the Orbiter Docking Ring enables the use of third-party
by William Min ·Posted 01/12/2022
With the Logitech Litra Glow Premium Streaming Light, you’ll have professional-quality lighting for your videos and streaming projects. Delivering a balanced, full-spectrum LED light with cinematic color accuracy for skin tones, Logitech’s TrueSoft technology provides a radiant look on camera.