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Old May 26th, 2010, 02:12 PM   #1
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LED Lighting Options?

For reception lighting I am currently using a couple of these Lowell ID lights
Lowel | ID Light Lead Acid Kit, Four-Pin XLR Connector (12VDC)
And also have this Litepanels Micro Litepanels Award Winning LED Lighting for Video, Still Photo & Motion Picture Production

I really prefer the litepanels micro, but wish it had a little more power.

What LED options are available, I want to keep the gear as light as possible, yet have the power to go for a few hours. I do not hate the AA option with the litepanel, you can always stock up on rechargeable AA's

If I could get something with a little more power, and maybe a little bigger would be perfect, hoping someone on here has found something like that.
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Old May 26th, 2010, 02:44 PM   #2
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go to the "PHOTON MANAGEMENT" section of the board. you will find several threads regarding these lights. i think what you're looking for is the Microbeam LED 256.
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Old May 26th, 2010, 03:04 PM   #3
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The Litepanel Micro Pro is 55W the LP Micro is 25W. More than 2X the power still runs off AA batteries.
I use the LP Micro but am considering the LP MIcro Pro. I like not having a heavy battery on the lite nor having to use a battery belt.
What do I know? I'm just a video-O-grafer.
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