2017 NAB Show Preview: Broadcast studio and portable lighting
This year, soft is the focus of many LED manufacturers at NAB, along with feature upgrades and DMX control.
Here are a few of the lighting experts to visit during the show to see the latest in LED instruments for studio and portable ENG work.
Central Hall – #C9945
Cineo Lighting will unveil two new lighting instruments during NAB, the MavX color-tunable mid-power softlight and the Quantum c80 (Qc80) full-gamut color lighting fixture.
Central Hall – #C161
After releasing multiple new fixtures this fall and spring, Fluotec comes to NAB with another unique broadcast lighting fixture — a 1×1 LED softlight panel. Also, make sure to stop by “NAB Show Live” to see lights from our friends at Fluotec in a live production setting.
Central Hall – #C10919
Ikan will show a host of updates, including an expansion of the Mylo line, DMX upgrades for the Lyra and Rayden series and new LED fresnels.
Kino Flo Lighting Systems
Central Hall – #C5346
Kino Flo will launch the Caleb 850 LED wall of light, a 4k-tungsten softlight, along with other product upgrades and the new 360-Degrees of Color system.
Central Hall – #C9521
Kinotehnik, a European manufacturer, will introduce a “smart” Fresnel light during the 2017 NAB Show.
Central Hall – #C6025
Litepanels will show its 1×1 soft panel, an alternative to their original Astra panel.
Central Hall – #C10842
Outsight has many updates to its Creamsource, launched in 2016, at this year’s NAB Show, along with a new micro LED for portable video work.
Central Hall – #C7947
Zylight will showcase a new chromakey-specific LED light, the Pro-Cyc Color wall wash light, which provides a wide and clean beam. Zylight also recently announced they will begin to distribute the Rayzr 7 LED fresnels across North and South America.