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    Hi Rob We have been using the flood 600s since...

    Hi Rob

    We have been using the flood 600s since they were first produced and so far we have had only one issue and that was a transformer failing.

    Here is a link to a working review we did on...
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    Hi Christopher - I have replied to your direct...

    Hi Christopher - I have replied to your direct message, however I thought I would post the reply in case someone else finds our experiences helpful.

    While we received shoulder canvas style bags...
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    Yoclay – We generally use the lamps 4 ways –

    1: Using the panel straight (no diffusion/just dimmer control + cancelling LED rows) and narrow the spill by using the barndoors – usually for...
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    "Did the interviewee cast a shadow? Appear in...

    "Did the interviewee cast a shadow? Appear in mirrors?"


    Come to think of it, there was a big mirror on one wall, and if my memory serves me well, out of the six people in the room I don't...
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    LED Lights Fry Client!

    Okay I am joking… but read on…

    Had a strange experience recently, we were shooting a few interviews in Europe and the weather was pretty hot, and the folks being interviewed were indigenous to the...
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    Hi Tim – The cost for the Coolights with stands and filter materials is within your budget, replacing the expensive LitePanels Mini Plus with the Coolights 256 model. However the added cost for the...
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    Tim – I travel quite a bit, and I can tell you that the freedom battery powered LED units from both CoolLights and LitePanels has made such a difference for my own company.

    In brief: After getting...
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    “Lame XDCAM HD discs”???

    I do hope you take this in the spirit it is intended - unqualified, unprofessional remarks like that help to misinform readers, and with someone who has been working in...
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    Emmet – We are considering the Nano Flash and will be doing tests with it shortly for a theatrical project. It will be connected to a Sony PDW-700 where we will record at 100mbs. While the XDCAMHD...
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    Giuseppe – Why is it a shame you can’t get more information on a Sony Optical disc – if you are talking about 50mbs 422 8bit? I was at a Sony training seminar that showed the new developments in...
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    Pdw f330

    In regard to your thoughts about a Sony F330. We used the F350 (same picture quality as F330) extensively for a year, for commercials, corporate and documentary work. You can read our review which...
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    We used an F350 extensively for a year until it...

    We used an F350 extensively for a year until it was replaced by the PDW-700 at the beginning of the year, which is our general workhorse camera for commercials, corporate and documentary work. You...
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    Paul – here is a method we use when travelling you may find of interest…

    We have different methods of transporting equipment depending on the nature of the job and location, using flight and...
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    Racing Champ in upside down mode

    We now have clearance to show what happened at the end of the shoot - for all you Yamaha R1 lovers - close your eyes and ears

    http://www.studioscotland.com/Sony422_review.htm

    (Movie is near the...
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    We did an LED review on LitePanels, Coollights...

    We did an LED review on LitePanels, Coollights and Kelvin Tile products here –

    http://www.studioscotland.com/litepan_review.htm

    Plenty of photographs and behind the scenes.

    We travel to...
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    Optical Disc?

    This may push your budget further than you would want but, have you considered Sony’s XDCAM HD optical disc? which for many has been an almost natural replacement for tape. A little more expensive...
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    Ryan –

    I don’t have any “test footage” as such, only real world jobs shot using the LED 600 light panels. Our last job entailed an assistant running around with me as I ran through a forest...
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    Fast Tracking with PDW-700

    Hi Folks

    Not sure if there is much interest here about XDCAM HD but for those who are here is something that may be of interest.

    We recently shot Niall Mac former Super Bike champ for...
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    Big Brother We owned an F350 for about 10...

    Big Brother

    We owned an F350 for about 10 months and traded it in for the PDW-700 once they had done the software upgrade. We did a working review of it which shows the camera being used in all...
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    How much do you want to spend finn? at the moment...

    How much do you want to spend finn? at the moment a good HD field monitor is pricey... we were about to order the new Marshal 8.5" monitor coming out but ended up buying the Sony 8.4" LMD 9050 and...
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    Hi Def Studio Monitor arrived

    Hi Folks - Our second Hi Def Sony monitor arrived yesterday (first one was the superb portable 8.4" LMD9050) - the Hi Def LMD 232 widescreen (23") which we are using for editing... this replaces our...
  22. Stephen - I have not used this function as yet,...

    Stephen - I have not used this function as yet, use various filters to get a softer feel for certain advertising products or female shots. What difference do you find between using this in-camera...
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    Great Portable Monitor...

    Well we have had our Sony LMD 9050 8.4" Multiformat Portable Flat Screen Monitor for a couple of days now and here is what we think... http://www.sonybiz.net/

    Having been looking for a reliable...
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    jlames or other JVC folks - have you any thoughts on the new Sony LMD 9050 as a flat screen portable monitor for use with the HD100s?
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    Many thanks for your time Jlames... that was very...

    Many thanks for your time Jlames... that was very helpful - I will have a look at the Sony gear, I am also waiting for a couple of dealers to get back to me on the JVC HD Monitor.

    Regards: Stu......
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