DIY Video and Photography Projects

Softbox and Bracket for F&V R-300 LED Ring Lights
July 1, 2014


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The portable and small R-300 LED ring lights from F&V carry about about the same power as a large 1×1 LED panel in a much more travel friendly form factor. Though it can be used on camera as a ring light, it’s just as effective when used in a 3 piece lighting kit set on [...]

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F&V K4000s Bi-Color (Color Adjustable) LED Video Light Kit
February 25, 2014


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For those who are still shopping for a set of affordable LED video light panels, here is a closer look at the F&V K4000/ K4000s Bi-Color LED Studio Panel 3 Light Kit.

The K4000/K4000s LED Lights can be powered by V-mount battery, 3.5mm DC input, or by a more robust V-mount to AC wall adapter. [...]

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UPRtek MK350 vs Asensetek Lighting Passport – LED Spectrometers
February 23, 2014


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I’ve been researching various Light Meters capable of measuring LED or other artificial lights. We’re not talking about your basic exposure type light meter, we’re talking about ones that can read Spectrum, CRI, LUX, etc. In hand, they are simple tools to operate, but yet everything on the market is still quite expensive. I poked [...]

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Dracast 160 LED Video Light – Product Giveaway
December 11, 2013


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Today Dracast is giving away a free LED 160 ON CAMERA VIDEO LIGHT- DAYLIGHT 5600K. You can register for this product giveaway on the Swivex website (Click Here).
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The Dracast LED160 is a compact, high-powered, battery operated camera-mountable lighting fixture for indoor and outdoor shooting. Continuous lighting is becoming a favored option among photographers and [...]

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RGB Color Changing LED Flood Light
September 30, 2013


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A short while back, I showed an example of how to use RGB Color Changing LED lights to add a splash of color to your backdrop (found here). It’s a bit of a DIY, but supposedly you can choose 16 million colors as a backsplash controlled wirelessly by your iPhone.
If you’re looking for something much [...]

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KOLL Solari LED Spot Flood Fresnel Video Lights
September 17, 2013


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Have you ever tried adding a snoot to your LED Video Light to obtain a nice spot? This might work to prevent spill, but it doesn’t truly refocus the light output or improve throw distance. You can find plenty of halogen style lights, but the best thing about LED Lighting is low power consumption, low [...]

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FREE Diva Ring Light Giveaway – by DVEStore
June 19, 2013


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Here’s another product Giveaway and this time it’s a Diva Ring Light sponsored by the DVEStore.com. If you’re not familiar with the Diva Ring light, it’s a round CFL Continuous light with dimming capabilities. There’s a few example videos below showcasing the product in use.
Here’s an example of the Diva Ring light from YouTube member [...]

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UPDATE: Cheesycam Independent LED Video Light Test Project
June 12, 2013


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Remember a short while back I mentioned I was working on a personal project to perform some independent LED Video Light Tests? Well here’s a small update on where this project is at.
The image below (computer screen shot) are various different LED video lights I have laying around shot with exactly the same settings. [...]

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DIY Wireless Million Color LED Video Lights
June 4, 2013


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A simple tip to making a boring background interesting is to add a bit of color. Instead of using colored gels, i’m actually using color changing LED lights. You can see an example of how I’ve added a blue wash on the background with my FREE Manfrotto Monopod Give Away video (below). The best [...]

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F&V K4000 Studio LED Light Panels
April 15, 2013


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Here’s an overview of the new F&V K4000 LED Studio Light Panels along with a few samples at the end showing how it compares to a common ARRI 650W Fresnel. The unique offset filter mount on the K4000s allow better diffusion and eliminates multi-shadow issues that are common with LED lights.

(above) Offset Milk Diffusion [...]

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Compact Portable Reverse Folding Light Stands For Travel
February 12, 2013


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These light stands fold in such a way that make them super compact down to about 19″, but can still be extended to a max height of 7′ feet. If you’re not a fan of checking in your equipment at the airlines, these stands can actually fit into a Pelican 1510 Roller Airline Carry On [...]

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DL-DV1300 High Power LED Video Light
January 2, 2013


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Peter writes in and shares a find on a strange new LED video light [Thanks Peter]. The DL-DV1300 Video light works on 6 high power LEDs and claims it has the same output as a typical 300 LED video light. This new DL-DV1300 video light is dimmable, comes with a typical diffuser, tungsten colored filter, [...]

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18″ Diva Ring Light Photo Shoot BTS
December 27, 2012


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Here are a few great still photo examples with the 18″ Diva Ring Light in use from YouTube member Lorenzo Pickett. From what I understand the only lights used were two (DIY) 4ft. CFL banks on each side and the 18″ Diva Ring Light placed center. Towards the end of the video he shows some [...]

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Yongnuo YN-300 LED Video Light
December 10, 2012


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I’m not sure how many of you shoot with Yongnuo LED Video lights, but Carl Pendle of www.CarlPendle.com writes in and shares a find [Thanks Carl]. Recently Yongnuo has just released the YN-300 a much larger 300 LED on-camera light with an IR remote for dimming. You can see by the images how large it [...]

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3 Amazing New Affordable LED Lights Available To Ship
November 27, 2012


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Finally, the F&V R-300 (LED Ring Light), K4000, and K4000S 1×1 LED Light Panels are ready to ship! I personally have placed a pre-order for (3) of the R-300 LED Ring lights mainly for portability and the simple option of using inexpensive Sony batteries, and plan to use them mainly off-camera on light stands. I’ve [...]

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1000w Fresnel LED Product Overview
November 14, 2012


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Mike Peterson writes in and shares his opinion on those new LED video lights that are being sold online as 1000w LED Fresnels. So far there really hasn’t been much complaint over the actual build quality, as they are using the same aluminum housings as the ‘As Arri’ light kits (seen here) with a high [...]

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