Five Essential Lighting Modifiers for Photographers

January 11, 2020

When you are new to artificial lighting, it can be a bit difficult to navigate the world of modifiers — how they work and how they will render an image. Nonetheless, they are essential equipment for anyone who wants to learn how to light a photo properly. This excellent video will introduce you to five […]

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Gal Gadot Rides The Lighting In The First ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ Trailer

December 9, 2019

Warner Bros. and Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman 1984, starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig and Pedro Pascal, could be the first non-Disney movie to top the domestic box office for the year since American Sniper and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I in 2014. Well, this looks like a teaser trailer for a movie that’s an eagerly anticipated sequel […]

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Investing in Lighting Control

December 3, 2019

Lighting and lighting control is a critical component of any machine vision system since it has a massive influence on the signal to noise ratio and contrast in the images acquired. Yet while lighting controllers can be essential parts of a machine vision system, they do not enjoy such a high profile as components such […]

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In Easton, the holidays begin with the lighting of the Peace Candle

December 1, 2019

The distant sound of a brass band made Northampton Street come alive in a moment early Saturday afternoon. The Big Easy Easton Band descended the long hill leading to Centre Square in a blaze of sound, color and twinkling lights. It paused at Fourth Street, where a jolly man in a bright red suit climbed […]

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Four human-centric lighting benefits for hotels

September 30, 2019

NEW DELHI: In the past few years, the lighting industry has changed dramatically, the journey from halogen bulbs to energy-efficient and eco-friendly LED bulbs have been very interesting. This development in the lighting sources has been great for the hotels and restaurants as they can leverage a lot from it. Nowadays, human-centric lighting is the new trend of the […]

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Designer lighting ideas for your home

September 21, 2019

NEW DELHI: Your home is the sweet heaven for you where you come after a long day of hard work to spend some quality time with your family. However, you can make your home more relaxing and mesmerizing by playing with the different lighting options. By using designer lighting options in your home, you can create a […]

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Is Smart Lighting Right for Your Home?

September 13, 2019

Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with advertisers on this site. Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with advertisers on this site. Smart lighting products, such as smart lightbulbs and smart light switches, are some of the most popular smart home devices on the market. According to an April 2019 market research report from TraQLine, […]

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Let There Be Lighting Choices, Energy Department Tells Environmental Groups

September 7, 2019

The Department of Energy has decided to preserve choice in half the U.S. lighting market, not restrict Americans to light-emitting diodes (LEDs). In a proposed rule published in the Federal Register today, DOE said Americans can choose to buy halogen, incandescent, compact fluorescent and LED bulbs for their specialty lighting fixtures instead of adhering to an interpretation […]

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Progress with Female Ambassadors in Lighting Design

August 24, 2019

Light Collective, founders of the project “Women in Lighting”, conclude that although female designers seem to make up possibly half of the lighting design profession, their profile appears much lower than men when looking at judges in awards and speakers at major conferences. Sharon Stammers and Martin Lupton started a project with interviews of female lighting designers […]

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The best bias lighting for TVs and computer monitors: An easy way to boost contrast and ease eyestrain

August 16, 2019

If you want to improve the contrast of your TV without ponying up for a brand-new set, bias lighting makes for an easy and relatively inexpensive way to do it. Bias, in this context, means that light is projected at an angle to your TV; more specifically, onto the back of your TV or onto […]

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