Lighting

Profoto introduces the D2

With the ability to freeze action at up to 1/63,000 of a second, to shoot bursts of 20 images per second and sync with camera shutter speeds as fast as 1/8,000 of a second, the D2 is redefining the definition of speed in monolights. “For a photographer, every new day is a new challenge. So…

Mastering Portrait Lighting with Profoto and Tony Corbell

Dodd Camera is please to announce an evening of lighting presentations with the very talented Tony Corbell. In all of his presentations, Tony teaches a three-part concept which he calls, Light Quality, Light Quantity, and Light Direction. Our evening will begin with a one-hour slide show to help establish and illustrate the foundation to the “craft…

Broncolor Beautybox 65

Broncolor is proud to announce Beautybox 65, a new take on the Beauty Dish. Joining broncolor’s extensive line of innovative light shapers, Beautybox 65 features a collapsible design. Beautybox 65 includes a reversible gold/white center counter reflector, providing two options for neutral color, or a warming effect. The result is a new portable alternative to…

Broncolor Lighting Master Class

  Join broncolor photographer Urs Recher for an all day master class on studio lighting and light shapers. For over a decade, Recher has served as head photographer and consultant at broncolor Switzerland, playing a pivotal role in the products, content, and imagery of the company. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN Take this opportunity to learn…

Profoto B2 Open House at Dodd Camera

Dodd Camera Chicago is excited to host an open house featuring the Profoto Off-Camera Flash System including hands on with the Profoto B1 and the incredible New Profoto B2. Please note a change in venue… The event will now be held at The Locallective Loft located at 1257 N. Milwaukee Ave. 2nd Floor, Chicago IL 60622 on…

Hands on with the new Profoto B2 Off-Camera Flash system

This January I was invited, along with forty other venders, to join Profoto in Puerto Rico for an introduction and training on the new B2 lighting system. The B2, like the B1, is a portable TTL enabled studio lighting system. My first impression was how small both the battery/control pack and head were. About a…

Profoto B1 Demo Day in Cleveland

Stop by our Cleveland store for our B1 Demo day on Thursday, October 23rd from 9am-6pm. Bill Gratton from Profoto will be on hand to answer all your questions about this revolutionary lighting system. The B1 makes it easier than ever to take the flash off your camera. With the ease of TTL, your exposure is dead…

New Siros monolight from Broncolor

Broncolor announced their new monolight at Photokina yesterday. The compact device combines unbeatable flash- and super-fast charging times with reliable and intuitive handling. At 400 and 800 watts, Siros will not only be available in two output versions but also as a basic- or S-model. The flash time curve in the new Siros is controlled by…

Profoto B1 Demo Day in Chicago

Stop by our Chicago store on September 4th from 4-9 pm to get your hands on the Profoto B1 heads and witness their awesomeness! The power of a monoblock with the TTL intelligence of a speed light all rolled up into one compact lighting unit. Michael Gray from Profoto will be there for the demonstration and to answer all your questions.…

Introducing Fiilex lighting

We came across these cool, small form factor, LED lights at NAB this year. Fiilex, based out of California, designs and manufactures their own LED’s. Fiilex has developed a technique that they like to call “Dense Matrix LED Technology”. This creates a single point source with sharp and crisp shadows with accurate color. Several modifiers adds to its flexibility…