Here’s another story we missed at NAB 2011. LED lighting seemed to be everywhere, from Litepanels, to Arri finally getting in the game and several others. But it looks like LEDs might have some competition. Adam Wilt from ProVideoCoaltion writes about the new venture of Plasma lights. Plasma based lighting has almost a 10x efficiency with a 2K tungsten equivalent fixture only drawing about 273 watts of power. Right now Plasma lighting is still very expensive, but as market demand grows hopefully the price will begin to drop.
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Photo credit: Adam Wilt