Tagged: light

Video review: Aputure AL-M9 LED light

A review of a tiny LED light for mounting onto a video camcorder or DSLR. The Aputure Amaran AL M9 is powered by an internal rechargeable battery and provides almost two hours of light from a charge. It comes with a cold shoe mounting clamp...

Litepanels Brick LED light

Look! A New Lite Light!

‘Tis the season to be jolly … as with IBC upon us, manufacturers are unveiling all sorts of lovely toys to add to your Christmas wish list. Today it’s the turn of Litepanels who’ve announced a diddy little on-camera LED light called the Brick. It’s bi-colour...

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Video Review: Aputure HR672 LED light

The the latest LED panel light from Aputure is the HR672. We’re testing the bi-colour version so it ‘s badged the HR672C. The 672 in the name refers to the number of LEDs on the panel, so they’re more tightly-packed than the 528 in the previous model....

Aputure HR672C & VMicD2

Unbox & sample: Aputure HR672C LED & V-Mic D2

Aputure have plenty of admirers for their brand of low-cost yet flexible and feature-filled filming gear, Tubeshooter included – and we’re not just saying that because they sent us a couple of new products for review. Indeed, our preliminary tests on their new V-Mic D2...

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Video Review: Aputure AL-H160 LED light

If there’s one thing guaranteed to get a video maker frothing at the mouth, it’s lighting – and cheap lighting especially. Everyone’s keen to hear about the latest low budget products, it seems, then universally unhappy with how rubbish they are. The truism that you...

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Yongnuo YN300 LED camera toplight

The Yongnuo YN300 is a compact, lightweight and relatively cheap LED light designed as a camera toplight. It’s powered by a single Sony NP-F battery, the type that you get with a Z1 or Z5 camcorder. Made of plastic, it includes four non-removable hinged barndoors...