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    Yeah, I think the dimmer thing is the biggest...

    Yeah, I think the dimmer thing is the biggest PITA of the power PITA. You have to have the light pigtail, a dimmer and a regular extension/power cord for each light. If each tube had a built-in...
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    That’s a tough one. I have a client with some...

    That’s a tough one. I have a client with some older Litemats and they look good. I also own three Intellytech’s, two 2x2 LC-160 bi-color litecloth fixtures and a bi-color Mega-litecloth(3x4.5) and...
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    I have eight of the 4’ cross fades and I thought...

    I have eight of the 4’ cross fades and I thought I would use them way more than I have. I wish I would have never bought them and waited on the Astera Titan Tubes, instead. I think the big thing...
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    A good watch is timeless... ; )

    A good watch is timeless... ; )
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    If you have cell service with Verizon, they added...

    If you have cell service with Verizon, they added some nice perks to their top-tier unlimited plan several months ago. I was already on their top-tier plan, but still had to “switch” to the new...
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    Only three reviews: One collected as part of a...

    Only three reviews: One collected as part of a "promotion", one declaring it garbage, and the third the guy just bought it yesterday and probably has yet to lay eyes on it. Couple that with the...
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    Hmmm... I had no idea about Luxli. I just...

    Hmmm... I had no idea about Luxli. I just remember what stuck out in my head from one of Matt’s reviews was them being a Norwegian based lighting company.
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    Were they still in-stock when you ordered? Says...

    Were they still in-stock when you ordered? Says ‘backordered’ right now. Maybe Santa will bring them to you.
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    “You’re going the wrong way!” “How do they know...

    “You’re going the wrong way!” “How do they know where we’re going?” Hahahahahaha... When John Candy turns into the devil I laughed so hard I cried. Probably the best scene in the movie. Even...
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    If I remember correctly, we ran 10% mark-up and...

    If I remember correctly, we ran 10% mark-up and spanked the chains. And I spent some Jr. High, all of my high school and some early college years delivering those appliances and TV’s and lawnmowers...
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    And yes, the 90's were incredible, for many, many...

    And yes, the 90's were incredible, for many, many reasons. In just a span of two years in the 90's I graduated high school, started college and started my business. I'm not sure if I could lay my...
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    I've mentioned many times that my family owns a...

    I've mentioned many times that my family owns a retail store that was VERY successful for many decades, especially considering that it was only one location. The bread & butter was appliances...
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    Abel has a "sliding" discount depending on...

    Abel has a "sliding" discount depending on specific items(some items have more margin than others) and also depends on the how "good" the customer is. For example, when I bought a certain item a...
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    It's been hit or miss with B&H over the years. I...

    It's been hit or miss with B&H over the years. I remember calling B&H many years ago and asked what kind of deal they could give me and a friend on a certain model Betacam(okay, many, many years...
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    Yeah. 10% off doesn't mean what it used to, most...

    Yeah. 10% off doesn't mean what it used to, most of the time, now.
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    It's like they say, "It never hurts to ask". I...

    It's like they say, "It never hurts to ask". I pre-ordered the Aputure 600d when they opened it up a few nights ago on B&H. In an unusual move, B&H was charging shipping on the light, that is a...
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    It would be a PITA to cherry-pick the related...

    It would be a PITA to cherry-pick the related posts out to move them, but this would make a good separate topic, possibly in the cinematography forum. It's also one of the things I do like about...
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    I saw that a few days ago, and I actually have to...

    I saw that a few days ago, and I actually have to admit, it's pretty damn cool.

    I kind of think that if you remove the "movie star" aspect from him or you had no clue who he was, you could have a...
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    I've been shooting network live shots and...

    I've been shooting network live shots and talkbacks for over two decades. Before cellphones/skype/zoom became viable alternatives, I usually did several a week. Sometimes I only put up a key(or key...
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    And that sums it up right there. It’s the...

    And that sums it up right there. It’s the unknown, unforeseen things that can happen. Just look at all the drugs that were on the market for years that eventually got pulled, because they were...
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    I’ve already said, I don’t want be in the first group(even if eligible) to get one of these vaccines. Normally this is a years (decade?) long process and it’s happening in months. They may be as...
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    Yep. I remember when I started seeing guys...

    Yep. I remember when I started seeing guys on-line talk about them, and I was like, "Who? What? Oh, this is just bargain basement stuff". Now I'm sitting here with their newest light on...
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    Several years ago, the Steadicam op for the...

    Several years ago, the Steadicam op for the broadcast who was doing the live entrance with a college football team who makes an insane, running entrance down a steep "double hill", did so barefoot.
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    Sticky: As someone that has been doing this for well over...

    As someone that has been doing this for well over two decades, an illuminated bubble is not what I'd call an "optional feature, gimmick or frill". An illuminated bubble on the head ranks up there...
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    Isn't it kind of funny that Aputure is considered...

    Isn't it kind of funny that Aputure is considered a premium brand, now?
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