“It was four years ago to the day Blind Spot Gear launched the Kickstarter for the original scorpion light. Frustrated by the expensive and unintuitive professional-quality lighting rigs the market offered we set off to take the lighting industry by storm.
In aiming to bring accessible professional lighting within the budget of your average film maker Blind Spot Gear brought a unique company ethos to an industry where affordable lighting was largely dominated by a few big players and mass produced low quality options.
The Scorpion Light did not disappoint, proving dependable in the world’s most extreme locations. Its rugged portability, dependability, and flexible nature has made it the light of choice for professional photographers and filmmakers working with productions across the world in the most demanding environments.
Since introducing the Scorpion to the market we have been working and learning from our customers and we’ve drawn on this experience and knowledge to redesign the Scorpion Light for the mobile professional….”
I follow just three makers of LED lights for use in moviemaking and stills photography, Blind Spot Gear, Dedo Weigert GmbH and Rotolight, due to their innovation, manufacturing quality, affordability and especially for their ability to “Think Different”.
Blind Spot Gear is the only one of the three whose lights I have yet to see and try but all indications are that their products are on par with the other two in my LED lights list.
- Blind Spot Gear – The Scorpion Light v2 – Revolutionising your Films – Kickstarter campaign
- Blind Spot Gear
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