LED Hard Light Building Tutorial

LED Hard Light Building Tutorial

Hard light is a great tool for adding some edge to the images you’re creating and will imbue them with the deeper blacks and high-contrast sharpness you’ll need for dramatic shots.

Here, find the document with all the parts that are part of the kits we designed with estimated costs to build a single unit.
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1tF2Ii9GzpgCyDG91x4oQgSNc-iTQlFjy8QU_6sVI6O0/edit?usp=sharing

For the Custom CNC parts, you will find the design files here:
https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1wEwhHRhtFoqyo8dvNg-LO-RL8ZRMMem3?usp=sharing

If you order the custom parts from Xometry, make sure you pay attention and add the Tapped holes for each part. Also, you can use this referral link to get $50 off your first order.
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This tutorial contains a downloadable spec sheet listing all the parts to make your own fully functional LED light and comprehensive online assembly video instructions.

The light you can build is equipped with a 250W power draw and voltage dimming for flicker-free lighting up to 1000FPS. You can also add a removable reflector. With this tutorial, you’ll learn the basics of LED light power supplies, flicker, CRI, and more.

LED Hard Light Building Tutorial