Livin' green aka EU Light-Bulb Ban!
Are Fluorescent Really the Way to Go?
The European Union began the process of moving away from the incandescent light bulb. But the energy-efficient alternatives may not be all they're cracked up to be. They contain harmful substances and disposal is difficult. (http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/0,1518,595321,00.html)
The light bulb goes digital!
Companies for years have toyed with light-emitting diodes, which use the same technology as computer chips. Now LEDs are having their day in the sun. (http://brainstormtech.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2010/01/26/the-light-bulb-goes-digital/)
Camera: Pentax K20D
Flash: AF-540FGZ snooted from bottom left
Flash: AF-540FGZ snooted from bottom right
Flash: Metz MB 36 AF-4 with grid spot and a Rosco blue gel on it for background.
Lens: smc PENTAX-DA* 50-135mm F2.8
Exposure: 0.006 sec (1/180)
Focal Length:135 mm
ISO Speed: 100
Strobes 540FGZ on full manual mode at 1/8 coming from camera left/righ, Strobe Metz up top, looking down, towards the withe background at full power from about 2.5 meters.
Flashes were triggered with the Phottix PT-04 TM Wireless Radio Trigger.
Converted from RAW (PEF) using Pentax Photo Lab,
Attribution Creative Commons!