The new Flashpoint RoveLight is a 600w/s monolight with onboard power. It features a 22-step range adjustment from full power down to 1/128th power. It can be controlled on the rear panel of the light or via an included wireless controller. [Read more...]
Adorama has its Flashpoint DG400 monolight with LED modeling light for $129.95 (reg. $179.95) as a 24-hour Labor Day deal. The DG400 is a 200 w/s AC/DC monolight. You can see my earlier Flashpoint DG600 Review for a look at how the 300 w/s version worked. Check out DG400 24-hour deal here at Adorama.
Adorama has released a new Steadicam-style video camera stabilizer under its Flashpoint in-house brand. The Flashpoint ZeroGrav appears to be a close reproduction of the Glidecam HD-2000, which is about the right build for HDSLR rigs. Notably, the ZeroGrav has a bigger load range of 2.2-11lbs capacity, while the Glidecam HD-2000 is rated 2-6lbs. [Read more...]