The Brown line is generally for wedding and portrait photographers, while the Black line is for high-use and high-speed photography. Black line commercial uses include NBA and NHL arena lighting, as well as daily studio use for high volume product photography.
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I had the chance to get close up with some of the Speedotron gear at PhotoPlus 2011. Check out the above video in which Joe Almanza gives us a brief overview of the Speedotron Brown and Black lines of lighting gear. Some of the highlighted Speedotron products include the following:
This PhotoPlus 2011 coverage is sponsored by B&H Photo, which Photography Bay proudly recommends as the number one source for all your photographic needs. B&H Photo is located online at www.bhphotovideo.com and in New York City at its 70,000+ sq. ft. SuperStore.