Spotlight Launches Hyperion LED Models at PLASA 2018

After previewing its new Hyperion LED series earlier this year, Spotlight will showcase the 6-Colour Fresnel, 6-Colour Profile and Warm White Fresnel models with new software at PLASA 2018, London, UK, 16th – 18th September. In addition, they will debut the new Tuneable White Profile. Developed to celebrate 50 years of the brand’s innovation, the … Read more

Koto Electric

Most Illuminating Spotlight / Koto Electric Most Illuminating Spotlight / Koto Electric Koto Electric has a 70-year history of manufacturing electronic devices and lamps. Founded in 1947, the company started out as a manufacturer of large, incandescent lamps used for film shoots in Japan. By 1974, taking advantage of its considerable know-how in lamp manufacturing, … Read more

Steve Begg

Doing the trick Clapperboard / Steve Begg Doing the trick Clapperboard / Steve Begg One of the leading practitioners of the arts of special effects and VFX working today, Steve Begg was the visual effects supervisor on the recent clutch of 007 James Bond blockbusters, and has worked with directors from James Cameron to Christopher … Read more

Licht Technik

Bright Sparks Spotlight  / Licht Technik Bright Sparks Spotlight  / Licht Technik In 1982 two German gaffers, Bernhard Grill and Uwe Hagenbach, met on the set of a small feature film. The two hit it off and began a partnership which, thirty years later, is still going strong in the shape of Munich-based lighting company … Read more

Pinewood MBS

Pinewood lights up Spotlight / MBS Lighting Pinewood lights up Spotlight / MBS Lighting From the start of the New Year Pinewood and Shepperton has had a new name on the lot, as well as a new partnership: Pinewood MBS Lighting. The new company will have exclusive rights to service productions on both Pinewood sites … Read more

K5600

Gallic Flare Spotlight / K5600 Gallic Flare Spotlight / K5600 HMI lights remain the go-to source on everyone’s truck, but changing production demands press DPs, gaffers and best boys to request ever more practical tools that can deliver that same continuous flicker-free daylight output in lighter weight and more flexible form factors.   Lightweight, compact … Read more