A short description of how Calumet's Travelite strobe system works.
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STOBE POWER JOHN SISKIN
I have been working with and writing about strobes for several decades. In that time I've made a really huge number of images with strobes. All strobes have certain characteristics: they have a daylight spectrum, and the light has very short duration. These characteristics make them the best lights for still photography, because you can mix strobes with daylight and also stop action. Several characteristics are really important in understanding how useful any particular strobe might be. First, know how much light output the unit has. Second, know the coverage of the strobe, how big an angle it illuminates and how evenly. Third, does the unit have a modeling light? These continuous lights on a strobe make it easier to see what the strobe will do. Fourth, how quickly does it recycle, that is how soon is it ready to shoot again? Fifth, how portable is the unit? Finally, how easy is it to control the unit: will the strobe work with your camera's automation? How ...
MATHIAS HUNGLER Imaging Specialist
Maine Media Workshops and College Digital Service Department Manager June 2014-November 2014 Oversee the operation and management of the Digital Services Department (i.e. purchase equipment and supplies; creating and processing purchase orders; oversee inventory; supervise the maintenance of printers, scanners, cameras, lenses, and projectors; supervise and train Digital Service Department staff; stay current with the newest technology and equipment as it is introduced and used; etc.). The DSD is responsible for the processing of all student, staff and custom printing, equipment checkout and appropriate return, as well as working with the IT department to set up the digital labs, calibrate classroom computers/projectors each week, and respond to any technical demands from students or faculty. Maintain a professional service atmosphere with students and staff while meeting the demands of a high ...