Grip Equipment: Working with Natural Light

An obvious, but somewhat overlooked, difference between using artificial lights vs. harvesting sunlight is that we can’t control the sun. Taking the time to plan the position of our cameras, select the proper lenses, and figure out how to block our talent becomes essential decisions if we are using the sun as our keylight. Timing is […]

Spotlight: BarFly 200D

The Kino Flo BarFly 200D is likely the most powerful, small light you’ll find on the market.  Its Quad lamp technology offers a light output equivalent to a 500W tungsten softlight, uses only 1 amp of power, weighs less than 8 lbs.  It’s much brighter than a Mini-Flo and is about half the size of […]