FLAME “The Emigrant light”

John Christian Rosenlund, norwegian cinematographer, talks about his experience with the new Softlights’s LED product « FLAME » :“Director Erik Poppe and I have planned to shoot every scene in pure natural light. Our goal is to try and give the project a strong naturalistic and authentic look. The film takes place… Continue reading

A new way of lighting with extremely soft light; Juliette 4×4, 27-6300Kelvin Bi-Color prototype on K

Director of photography Patrick Blossier (AFC) just finished the feature K.O directed by Fabrice Gobert. These lights were supposed to work for one week, being a part of the set. Patrick chose to keep them until the very end of the shooting. And they became the everyday fixture. We at… Continue reading

Dior, Kenzo and Guerlain test their new makeup with tailor made lighting solution from Softlights

In 2015 the European cosmetics industry improved hundreds of formulas to meet new health regulations. It was vital to check and test visually if the new products were as good as the previous ones. To make the test as accurate and precise as possible, the world leader in luxury, LVMH,… Continue reading

Softlights LED RGBW strips on “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets”

Lire ou relire “Valérian et les mille LEDs”, un entretien avec Thierry Arbogast et Grégory Fromentin à l’adresse : http://www.afcinema.com/Valerian-et-les-mille-LEDs.html “Henrik Moseid (Softlights) nous a fourni une dizaine de variateurs haute fréquence complètement flicker free, associés à des rouleaux de bandes LEDs Softlights fonctionnant en RGBW. Raccordée à la console… Continue reading

Danish Cinematographer Lars Vestergaard on Softlights Juliette LED Ultra. Now shooting «Lykkeland»

I have been avoiding LED lights – until now The expression of the human face is the most important when I try to visualize stories. LED light have not been doing a good job on the human skin. And specially, the white «nordic» skin tones. With LED, they have tendency… Continue reading

Last day of The Bird Catcher with Juliette 4×4 and 4×2.

It´s a Wrap ! 3x Juliette LED 4×2 and 2x 4×4 where used for the last scenes at the historical Theatre of Trondheim, “The Old Stage” Movie Bird, operated by Super Grip Morten Magnussen and his excellent crew. Boom Operator, Geir Døhlie Gjerdsjø. (Picture from a reportage on the Norwegian… Continue reading

Juliette Bi Color LED gives light to “The Bird Catcher”

All pictures are provided through the courtesy of Motion Picture Capital Juliette Bi Color LED gives light to the new feature film “The Bird Catcher” ” I have replaced all tube, tungsten and HMI based soft sources with the new Juliette LED prototype. They are doing a great job simulating… Continue reading