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Light-a-palooza! All the Lights I Use in Production

Photo Moment - April 13, 2022

I use a lot of different lights in my video productions… some you may have never seen before! So let's go through 'em all, from NanliteUSA, GODOX, Pixel HK and Sutefoto!

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Question: I’m having a problem with a practical (a small lamp with a dimmed Phillips Hue bulb in it): despite all the recording settings I’ve experimented with on my Sony ZV-E10, the light from the practical shimmers. I can get rid of the shimmering by throwing a bunch more light in the direction of the practical (by letting in daylight from a window), but then the room I’m recording in is brighter than I like. Anyone got a fix for this problem?
I also shoot on Sony cameras, also can’t use Philips hue. Aputure B7c bulb for lamps, elgato light strip to replace hue light strip. I have a flicker free video studio now! If you must use the Philips hue move it further from any hard surfaces like a wall and it will less noticeable (but still there).
Thanks so much for the response. Yeah, I was wondering whether it might be specific to the Phillips Hue light. I already had tried 1/50 and 1/60, which didn’t work, so I’ll ditch the bulb, try out a different brand of dimmable bulb I have, and then, if that doesn’t work, look into an Aputure alternative (starting with the Aputure light I already have). Thanks again for the response. Much appreciated.
I’m guessing you’re in North America. Yeah, the problem is the Hue bulbs are built in Europe for a 50Hz frequency. Even though they run on our 60Hz electrical system, they flicker at 50Hz. THe best thing is to get rid of ‘em. Aputure makes some lightbulb-like cinema grade lights. You can try running your Sony at 1/50 instead of 1/60 and that will likely fix the flicker from the Hue, but will probably introduce flicker from your other lights. I actually do use Hue in my setup, but I have my camera set to a 173d shutter and that hides it. I don’t think your Sony has synchro-scan shutter angle though so you don’t have that precision.
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I for one would not buy lights that use apps to control, at least not exclusively. there is this really awesome system for controlling lights called DMX. i only buy lights with this feature. yes you need a console to control the signals, but it might actually be cheaper if you are needing to control several types/brands of lights. I come from a stage lighting background, which is a little different from production lighting, but the same principals apply. plus with DMX console i can set it all up to run via a streamdeck.
@@photojoseph yes, it is a whole other animal. i regret purchasing every light i own that doesnt have it. it is not an entry level thing.
All of these lights can be controlled on the device itself too. DMX is great but that’s a whole other big thing.
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