Light & Motion Moves Into Broadcast Lighting May 25th 2015 - 08:16 AM

Back in 1989, San Francisco-based photographer Michael Topolovac was looking for constant lighting gear for underwater photography. Virtually all that existed at the time were strobes. When he couldn’t buy what he wanted, he built an underwater halogen system and founded Light & Motion.

The Blacklist Short Lists Anton/Bauer, Litepanels and OConnor April 30th 2015 - 05:14 PM

Cinematographers Eric Moynier and Michael Caracciolo shoot NBC’s hit series, The Blacklist, with support from Anton/Bauer batteries, Litepanels fixtures, and OConnor fluid heads. Mostly shot on location – including Manhattan, the outer boroughs, Long Island, New York’s Rockland and Westchester counties and the stages of Chelsea Piers – the show’s

How to Buy an LED Video Light February 9th 2015 - 01:51 PM

Shopping for LED video lights can be a daunting affair, with literally hundreds of models from dozens of manufacturers at every price point. What is the difference and how can a non-expert tell which ones work well and which ones don’t?