MBSi’s virtual production and real time solutions showcase

MBSi recently welcomed guests, including members of the BSC, Production Guild, British Film Designers Guild and colleagues from throughout the industry, to their LED integration showcase, held at Rebellion Studios. Speaking about the event, Chris Cox, head of virtual production and real time solutions, said: “We have been overwhelmed by the positive response to our … Read more

New BB&S Force 7 LED LEKO Makes a Point at IBC 2017

BB&S Lighting introduces the Force 7 LED LEKO. It delivers more light output than a traditional light engine, while drawing just 180W at maximum output. The Force 7 is a complete LED Ellipsoidal head for third party optics that sets new standards for white light LED with CRI 97 color accuracy. It features an external, … Read more

LED Creative introduces new Byte Controller

Designed and built by LED Creative’s in-house technical team, the new Byte Controller is a state-of-the-art unit developed specifically to work in unison with the LED Creative Sigma product range. Created to allow maximum artistic control with minimum programming time, and a greatly reduced DMX footprint, Byte offers precise, intelligent pixel management, and can handle … Read more

Impact take delivery of AlphaPix2 from AC-Entertainment

Impact Production Services (IPS) has added nearly 200 aPix2 high-resolution indoor LED video panels to its inventory, supplied by AC Entertainment Technologies (AC-ET). IPS, which offers dry-hire equipment through to complete technical production services for events, approached AC-ET’s specialist video sales division when it was looking to make a significant investment in a high-resolution LED … Read more

Chroma-Q Space Force offers the next frontier in space lighting

After receiving much interest during its official European tradeshow launch in Frankfurt, Chroma-Q has launched its new Space Force LED fixture, which is shipping now. The Space Force is a variable white LED Space Light offering a modern replacement for conventional space lights or soft light sources commonly used in film and TV studios around … Read more

SL1 by DMG Lumière now available through Octica and CVP

French manufacturer DMG Lumière has announced that its SL1 Switch, an LED fixture designed specifically for cinematography, is now available in the UK via cinema equipment specialists Octica and CVP. The rectangular SL1 is notable for its size/weight/power ratio and innovative design. At just 2cm thick – around one-seventh the thickness of a standard fluorescent … Read more

BBS introduces remote dimmer for Area 48

BBS Lighting has introduced a new remote dimmer for its Area 48 Soft LED light system. The new unit fits in the user’s hand and allows single or multi-fixture 16-bit dimming of Area 48 Soft fixtures smoothly from 100% to blackout, as well as On/Off. Overriding the settings of the Area 48’s on-fixture controls, the … Read more

Cirro Lite launches Kino Flo’s new LED products for 2016

Cirro Lite has launched Kino Flo’s new Select range of LEDs for 2016. The product line draws on the classic design of the original Kino Flo, but incorporates the latest advantages of LED technology. The lightweight Select products come with variable Bi-colour adjustment and a smooth, flicker-free dimming range allowing for fine adjustments. Key features … Read more


Light Fantastic Spotlight / BB&S Light Fantastic Spotlight / BB&S A belief in the power of LED as the future of professional lighting technology inspired Danish duo Peter Plesner and Thomas Brockmann to start up Brother, Brother & Sons (BB&S) in 1999, although it took a decade for their vision to be vindicated, writes Adrian Pennington. “LEDs … Read more