Posts Tagged ‘profoto’

Photokina 2016: Profoto Releases Pro-10

Posted by on Tuesday September 20, 2016 | Lighting, Photo Gear

Fast on the heels of the D2 announcement and Sony partnership, Profoto has another fast flash to show off at Photokina 2016: the Pro-10 studio generator. The Pro-10 will offer flash durations as fast as 1/80,000 (t.05) of a second and 2400 W/s of power output. Power is adjustable over an 11 stop range in 1/10th... More

Photokina 2016: Profoto & Sony Pair Up

Posted by on Monday September 19, 2016 | Photo Gear

Profoto will release an Air Remote for Sony cameras next year so that Sony mirrorless owners can control and trigger Profoto flashes. Unlike its products for Canon and Nikon, Profoto didn’t have to reverse engineer the flash controls in Sony cameras–Sony licensed the technical specs to Profoto to enable the collaboration. The Profoto Air Remote... More

The New Gear from WPPI 2016

Posted by on Wednesday March 9, 2016 | Photo Gear

WPPI 2016 has seen its fair share of product intros. We’ve paced the halls to bring you a few of the highlights. Canon imagePROGRAF PRO-2000 & PRO-4000 The 24-inch wide PRO-2000 and 44-inch PRO-4000 use the same ink set and print head technology that was introduced in the PRO 1000 and deliver a higher Dmax and... More

The New Gear from WPPI 2015

Posted by on Monday March 2, 2015 | Camera, Lighting, Photo Gear

  The WPPI Show kicked off this week in Las Vegas with a few new products. You can follow all the gear news from WPPI here. Here’s a look at some of the highlights: Nikon D7200 An update to the company’s D7100, the APS-C (DX format) camera boasts a 24.2-megapixel CMOS sensor with no optical... More

Profoto Announces Powerful but Portable B1, a Battery-Powered, Cordless Flash with TTL Functionality

Posted by on Tuesday November 5, 2013 | Uncategorized

Profoto has just unveiled a very interesting new concept in portable lighting: a powerful, battery powered flash with TTL functionality.  Called the B1, the folks from Profoto described it to me as an “off-camera flash,” during an NDA meeting I had on the new product at PhotoPlus Expo. But that description doesn’t quite sum the... More

Profoto Introduces Collapsible Light Reflectors

Posted by on Thursday October 3, 2013 | Uncategorized

Profoto has introduced a series of collapsible light reflectors, which come in 32-inch and 47-inch sizes. The design of the light reflectors is intended to make them easy to carry and use on location. “Squircle” shaped (shaped like a squarish circle, or like a square with rounded corners, in other words), the reflectors have integrated... More

New Profoto Speedlight Ring Expands Use of RFi Softboxes

Posted by on Thursday October 3, 2013 | Uncategorized

Profoto just announced a new Speedring adapter, which allows photographers to use any brand of speedlight with the entire line of RFi softboxes. The RFi Speedlight Speedring features dual brackets to attach two speed lights, if needed, for use with larger softboxes, providing extra illumination or faster recycling time. For more precise and creative lighting,... More

Phase One and Profoto Announce Lighting Control Integration For Capture One Software

Posted by on Monday June 17, 2013 | Uncategorized

Phase One and Profoto today announced that their collaboration has produced a new integration between Profoto’s studio lights and Phase One’s Capture One software. Now photographers can link their Profoto studio light to the aperture or ISO settings of their DSLR or medium-format camera system. While shooting tethered in Capture One Pro, any changes to... More