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Livin' green aka EU Light-Bulb Ban!

Not an original Idea, it is a mere remake of the original photo found on at:


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. (,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. (



Tools used:


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)

Aperture: f/19.0

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!


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Taken on January 31, 2010