The future of photography is computational mobile phones – a case study

Mar 11, 2023
David Williams

Mobile photography has made huge advances in recent years. Time and again, we see great photos shot on mobile phones. We even see images #ShotOniPhone…

Profoto’s new very compact 100Ws Profoto A2 Monolight strobe is about the size of a can of coke

Jun 30, 2022
John Aldred

Profoto has announced a new compact strobe. Designed for off-camera use, the Profoto A2 Monolight is a 100Ws strobe with a recycle time of 0.1-1.6…

Profoto has announced the Connect Pro, their “most advanced triggering system yet”

Jun 22, 2022
John Aldred

Profoto has announced its latest generation of flash trigger, the Connect Pro supporting TTL in Nikon, Canon, Sony, Leica and Fuji versions, as well as…

Holiday Gift Guide – Best Flash and Video Lights of 2021

Dec 8, 2021
John Aldred

The season of giving is upon us – which becomes immediately obvious whenever you walk into a store and you’re overwhelmed by Whamageddon. If you…

Profoto takes aim at video with 30% more LED light output in the new B10X and B10X Plus

Sep 9, 2021
John Aldred

Profoto has announced their new Profoto B10X and B10X Plus lights. Like the B10, they’re strobes, but it seems that Profoto is also targeting hybrid…

The new Profoto Camera app adds ProfotoRAW, TTL and other enhanced features

Jun 15, 2021
John Aldred

Profoto has updated the Profoto Camera app with a completely new design that they say was rebuilt from the ground up. Designed to allow you…

2020 DIYP Holiday Gift Guide – Lighting

Dec 10, 2020
John Aldred

Light is something that plagues us all, whether we’re photographers or filmmakers. There’s either never enough, or it’s coming from the wrong direction, or it’s…

Profoto brings AirX Smart-TTL flash functionality to Android

Dec 1, 2020
John Aldred

Profoto has announced that they’ve expanded their recently announced AirX Smart-TTL functionality to Android, allowing you to shoot photos using your Android smartphone with your…

Profoto has launched a $300 light stand bracket for its $1,100 speedlight

Nov 11, 2020
John Aldred

When Profoto first announced the original $1,000 A1 speedlight, I thought they were just having a laugh. But it turns out that it wasn’t April…

Profoto’s new A10 speedlight is basically just an A1X with Bluetooth

Sep 23, 2020
John Aldred

Profoto has now officially updated its “World’s Smallest Studio Light” (speedlight) from the A1X to the new Profoto A10. It’s essentially the same speedlight as…