Litepanels MICRO PRO Hybrid Lights has dual Purpose - flash and continuous output in one fixture! Discover the world's first Continuous LED light combined with a "Flash" feature. This 9W fixture by Litepanels is the perfect complement for the motion-enabled DSLR cameras that are becoming increasingly popular. Use the "Continuous Mode" for the camera's video capability and get beautiful wrap-around soft light. Or choose the "Flash" feature to produce a 400% brighter burst - just the ticket for a variety of still images. Litepanels popular MicroPro Hybrid runs off 6 standard AA batteries. These daylight on-camera lighting fixtures by Litepanels harness the company's proprietary LED technology in a lightweight, compact design. The MicroPro Hybrid offers luminous, soft, directional lighting with the same warmth and great color characteristics that make Litepanels Lights an integral part of television, broadcast news, motion picture and still photo shoots worldwide.
At the top of the Litepanels MicroPro Hybrid housing is a convenient integrated dimmer dial that puts instant 100% to 0 dimming with minimal color shift right at the operator's fingertips. Output is flicker free and heat free and remains consistent. For more versatility, an integrated filter holder allows for work with the three included color/diffusion gels. An integrated filter holder on the back of the unit allows for carrying extra gels. To enable the strobe function simply plug in the included Strobe Sync Cable.
Litepanels MicroPro Hybrid produces 1.5 hours of continuous output from 6 AA batteries or 5-6 hours from Energizer e2 Lithium cells. It generates almost no heat, so it's remarkably easy to handle. And the system can be run off of either standard or rechargeable batteries. Power can be supplied optionally through a convenient 5-16V input jack located on the back of the unit. In addition there is an optional DV Adapter Plate for Panasonic, Canon and Sony batteries. The compact, low-profile Litepanels MicroPro Hybrid head is ideally suited for mounting on a DV or DSLR camera. Measuring just 5.5" W x 3.75" H x 1.5" D (139.7mm x 95.25mm x 38.1mm), the head weighs just 10.5 ounces (300g). With a handsome black finish and sleek design, it is a professional-looking addition to any camera. Litepanels Micro-Pro Hybrid comes equipped with a Ball Head Shoe Mount with 1/4-20 thread featuring an adjustable tilt mechanism and locking handle. To allow for multiple configurations, it may also be mounted on the optional base plate for off-camera usage, or on an extension arm.