Recent blog posts

Recent blog posts
SEP
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Broncolor introduces HS and new Accessories!

HS has arrived!   Broncolor is pleased to announce some exciting new products!   We are introducing the new “RFS 2.2 Transceiver” which will facilitate HS in the Siros L and Move flash systems. This HS capability has been in very high demand by customers and we are delighted to make it available. In addition, we are rolling out a new “Strip Grid 5:1 for P70” which offers the photographer an interesting new light shaping capability.               RFS 2.2 Transceiver   In addition to offering the radio triggering and control features of the current RFS 2.1, the new “RFS 2.2 Transceiver” facilitates the exciting new HS function in Siros L and Move packs. The new unit also offers the...
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SEP
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Biggest Broncolor Trade-In Promotion is Back!

      Trade up to the Broncolor family of Professional Lighting Systems - your old lights are worth more now than ever before. It's the perfect time to get the lighting control that you've always wanted.    Trade in your professional studio packs, battery power packs and lampheads and get trade-in credit equal to: 20% savings on the purchase of Move Kits with MobiLED lampheads 20% savings on the purchase of Scoro E with Pulso G or Unilite lampheads 25% savings on the purchase of Scoro S with Pulso G or Unilite lampheads The following products qualify for these Broncolor trade-in discounts: Studio Power Packs: Broncolor Grafit Broncolor Pulso Broncolor Opus Profoto Pro 6 Profoto Pro 7 Profoto 8A Profoto Acute Speedotron...
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JUL
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Hasselblad Check-to-Spec Service Special

        Check-to-Spec Service Special Bring your camera, lens, viewfinder, digital /and or film magazine back to its original factory spec!   While Hasselblad cameras and accessories are built to the highest standards and use the finest materials available, regular service is an important maintenance precaution. Mechanical as well as electronic components can gradually drift out of tolerance through regular use – affecting alignment, focus, shutter speed accuracy, and other vital functions. Whether you shoot film or digital photography, a factory spec camera is critical to achieving the highest possible image quality.  The Hasselblad Check-to-Spec Special will ensure your camera system is functioning as well today as it did the first day you used the camera.  H-System $159 V-System $99...
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JUN
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X1D Preview Tour Coming to a City Near You!

<!doctype html> 96 X1D Preview Tour   This is X1D  X1D Preview Tour Coming to a City Near You!    Small enough to take anywhere, powerful enough to capture anything. The X1D is the world’s first truly portable digital medium format camera - precision performance in the palm of your hand. Get ready to experience the brand new X1D for yourself! JUNE 27TH - NYC  Fotocare 41 West 22nd Street New York, NY 10010 12:00 -6:00 PM JUNE 28TH - NYC  Willoughby’s Camera 298 5th Ave, New York, NY 10001 12:00 -5:00 PM JUNE 28TH - ST LOUIS  Rob Grimm Studios 3005 Locust St, St. Louis, MO 63103 3:00 -7:00 PM JUNE 29TH - NYC  B&H Photo Video 420 9th Ave, New...
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MAY
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Siros L – Battery Powered / Studio Quality in 400 and 800 Watt Seconds

133856With the Siros 800 L, we have succeeded in producing one of the most powerful compact devices currently available on the market. The Siros 800 L is, like the somewhat smaller version, the Siros 400 L, a true genius in offering discerning photographers optimum lighting both indoors and outdoors. Siros L – optimum lighting, compact and mobile The Siros L is broncolor’s new battery-powered compact device, which provides ambitious professional photographers with the opportunity to enjoy the perfect lighting, be this in a mobile form in the studio, or for external shots – offering both very fast, and also long, flash durations. The device has the most up-to-date lithium ion batteries – thanks to this, the device can achieve 440 flashes at...
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The all new H6D - Demo Tour Coming to a City Near You!

    The all new H6D Demo Tour Coming to a City Near You!  Get ready to experience the brand new H6D-50c! Join us on the hands-on demo tour near you, RSVP below. MAY 5TH -  INDIANAPOLIS Roberts Camera  220 E St Clair St, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 3PM - 6PMMAY 10TH - SAN FRANCISCO Samy's Camera 1090 Bryant St, San Francisco, CA 94103 11AM - 2PMMAY 10TH - WALNUT CREEK, CA Camera West 1255 South Main Street, Walnut Creek, CA 94596 4PM - 6PMMAY 10TH -  CINCINNATI  K&R Photographic 538 Terry Ln, Fort Mitchell, KY 41017 3PM - 7PMMAY 11TH -  WASHINGTON DC Mac Business Solutions 9057 Gaither Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 3PM - 7PMMAY 11TH - PALO ALTO Keeble & Shuchat291 South...
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Five new talents become part of broncolor Gen NEXT

Five new talents become part of broncolor Gen NEXT
Now in its third edition, the broncolor Gen NEXT photography project has once again named five young creative talents as competition winners. Over the next three years, the winning photographers will each be supported with broncolor equipment valued at US $24,000. In addition, as Gen NEXT ambassadors they will be able to showcase their work through broncolor’s worldwide channels and on the project blog site: gennext.broncolor.com. For almost two years now, Gen NEXT ambassadors Lara Jade (US), Benjamin Von Wong (CAN), Dustin Snipes (US), Jason Jia (CHN) and Manuel Mittelpunkt (GER) have already experienced the world of opportunities offered by the program. As 2015 Gen NEXT winners, Anita Anti (UKR), Cristina Otero (ESP), Gonzaga Manso (ESP), Lauri Laukkanen (FIN) and Yulia...
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APR
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RGG EDU Portrait Contest - Started April 19th!

RGG EDU Portrait Contest - Started April 19th!
    Started April 19th!    RGG EDU Portrait Contest  At Broncolor light is our passion, it always has been and always will be. Our goal is to provide the user the tools necessary to turn their vision into a reality.   We are pleased to share with you the latest tutorial from Sandro Miller and RGG EDU. Sandro Miller is one the most relevant photographers working today. His understanding and use of light is inspirational and nothing short of gorgeous. Here you will see Sandro working in some of the most demanding locations with truly diverse subjects, and you will see how his lighting sets his images apart.   We are also pleased to be part of one of the largest...
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JAN
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Become a Master of Photography HASSELBLAD MASTERS 2016 WINNERS ANNOUNCED!

Become a Master of Photography
HASSELBLAD MASTERS 2016 WINNERS ANNOUNCED!
  Hasselblad has announced the ten winners of its Masters Awards 2016 - widely acclaimed as one of the world's most prestigious professional photography competitions. The winners were selected by a combination of a public vote and a professional Masters Jury - comprising internationally renowned photographers and imaging experts.For the first time in Hasselblad Masters Awards history each winning photographer not only gains 'Master' status but also a brand new Hasselblad medium format camera. Winners will receive their awards, cameras and trophies at a special photokina 2016 ceremony in Cologne this September. The Hasselblad Masters Awards 2016 winners: Swee Oh (USA) Architecture Roy Rossovich (Sweden) Fashion/Beauty Katerina Belkina (Germany) Fine art Lars Van De Goor (Netherlands) Landscape Natalia Evelyn Bencicova...
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DEC
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Hasselblad and DJI Form Strategic Partnership

                              Hasselblad Group, the leader in high-quality professional cameras, and DJI, the world's most-innovative aerial technology company, today announced a corporate partnership through DJI's acquisition of a strategic minority stake in Hasselblad. The partnership will allow opportunities and new ways of combining the technical knowledge and inventive spirit of the two industry leaders in their respective fields. "We are honored to be partnering with DJI, the clear technology and market leader in its segment," said Perry Oosting, Hasselblad's CEO. "DJI and Hasselblad are equally enthusiastic about creativity and excellence, and we are looking forward to sharing technical expertise and paving the way for future innovations." "Hasselblad...
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DEC
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Holiday Savings Just For You!

  Holiday Savings 2016 Time to do some re"stocking"! 20% Off Broncolor Accessories   This is the perfect time for you to get the Broncolor Accessories you have been wanting to purchase. 20% Off on Broncolor Accessories including Light Modifiers, Softboxes and Paras. Only Accessories Items that start with B-33.XXX.XX are eligible at discounted price. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounts or promotions. Offer valid from Nov 25th to Dec 23rd, 2016.   -- --> Biggest Broncolor Trade-In Promotion is Back!   Trade up to the Broncolor family of Professional Lighting Systems - your old lights are worth more now than ever before. It's the perfect time to get the lighting control that you've always wanted. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounts or...
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DEC
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The Hasselblad H5D-50c takes the prize for “Best Medium Format Camera” at The Lucie Technical Awards!

The Hasselblad H5D-50c takes the prize for “Best Medium Format Camera” at The Lucie Technical Awards!
The Hasselblad H5D-50c takes the prize for “Best Medium Format Camera” at The Lucie Technical Awards! 2015-10-22 Yesterday, Hasselblad won a “Lucie” for best technical achievement at the prestigious Lucie Awards event in NYC. At this gala ceremony, the greatest achievements in photography are honoured; this year was the first time that the makers behind the tools of photography were recognised for their accomplishments. The Hasselblad H5D-50c was nominated in and won in the category of “Best Medium Format Camera”. Other nominated cameras included Leica S (Typ 007), Mamiya Leaf Credo 50, Phase One A-Series System and Phase One XF IQ3 System. More info is available at www.lucies.org Learn more about the H5D-50c here
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SEP
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Ric Tapia takes Move onto the Field

Screen Shot 2015-09-23 at 1.33.38 PMRic Tapia is a professional sports photographer located in Los Angeles.  Ric photographs many sporting events around the country and is widely published. Ric recently selected the Move 1200 L for his work on the NFL sidelines, and told us about his experience: Sport photography is very exciting and an extremely competitive field in which to work. I have had the privilege to photograph on some of the world’s biggest stages, including the Super Bowl and Stanley Cup Playoffs. I have also worked closely with athletes while photographing their portraits most recently at the NFLPA rookie Premiere or during MLB training camp. I wanted to combine my experiences of photographing action with portraits by lighting the players on the field of...
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AUG
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Sandro Baebler and the Basketball Courts of NY

Swiss photographer Sandro Baebler recently took up a residency in New York City, documenting and photographing the many things around him. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="624"] Urban Street-Basketball in Brooklyn. Photo by Sandro Baebler.  Inspired by this variety of basketball courts, each with its own charm, we wanted to portray the basketball players from New York in just such an area Read more about Sandro's images and how he used the Move 1200L Battery Pack all over New York on the broncolor Blog.
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AUG
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Hasselblad x Aether

Not too often does the photographer become the subject of the image, but a recent collaboration with Hasselblad and Aether Apparel does exactly that. Yulia Gorbachenko,  (@yuliagorbachenko) photographer and member of broncolor gen NEXT, featured on Aether Journal. Read more on Hasselblad OUR WORLD News. Photos by Ric Agudelo / @ricagudelo
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AUG
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BRONCOLOR ANNOUNCES BEAUTYBOX 65 - An update to the legendary beauty dish.

BRONCOLOR ANNOUNCES BEAUTYBOX 65 - An update to the legendary beauty dish.
    New Product Launch - Beautybox 65 BRONCOLOR ANNOUNCES BEAUTYBOX 65 - An update to the legendary beauty dish. Union, NJ (August 17, 2015) - broncolor is proud to announce  Beautybox 65 (B-33.568.00), a new take on the Beauty Dish. Joining broncolor's extensive line of innovative light shapers, Beautybox 65 features a collapsible design,  65CM / 25.6IN front diameter, and white interior. Beautybox 65 includes a reversible gold/white center counter reflector, providing two options for neutral color, or a warming effect. The result is a new portable alternative to broncolor's legendary metal Beauty Dish reflector (B-33.111.00). Optional accessories include a translucent white counter reflector for more direct light, as well as a front diffusion screen and fabric grid to control light...
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AUG
05
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See you next month Seattle!

We're excited to announce our On Assignment with Scott Markewitz workshop in Seattle this September! Gain real-world hands-on experience at what it takes to shoot sports and action for professional clients on location. Participants will learn techniques for creating powerful action-centric images, understanding light, and the tools it takes to work under pressure, in the field. Join commercial photographer Scott Markewitz in a single-day workshop and shoot to learn how he delivers the best for his major clientele, from start to finish. Scott Markewitz is an internationally recognized outdoor and action photography for the commercial industry. His work has been utilized by many major publications and brands including campaigns for Adidas, Tag Heuer, Oakley, Specialized, Descente, Red Bull, and Giro just...
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JUL
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Hasselblad Bron July 2015 Newsletter

      DUSTIN SNIPES: KEEPING UP WITH THE ACTION   My approach to these shots before has always been to slow down and shoot at a lower frame per second (sometimes all the way day to 1fps depending on the ambient lighting conditions) in order to maintain a consistent light quality from shot to shot with my older strobes. The problem was that the old strobes couldn't keep up and when I was firing with 610 heads at a time and sometimes a few heads wouldn't fire consistently together, leaving dark spots or uneven lighting on the image.     QUICK LOOKS FROM PRO SOLUTIONS SEMINAR! A quick glimpse of some amazing images from our Pro Solutions Tour stop...
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JUL
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Quick Looks from Pro Solutions Tour!

150626_HBI_PST_MI-18-EditA quick glimpse of some amazing images from our Pro Solutions Tour stop in Miami at the awesome One Source Studios! We rocked a broncolor Para 222 setup with a Scoro 3200S. The quality of light from the Para is so unique in producing light that provides both large coverage and punchy contrast. Because of the size of the Para 222, the photographer was able to stand directly in front of the light with no visible effects on the model. A big thanks to Kristyn Pilgrim, our model for the day. Make sure to check out her instagram and blog for some behind the scenes shots too!   We used the Hasselblad H5D-50C WIFI and the HC 2,2/100MM lens. The 50C...
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JUL
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Siros Cicle - broncolor’s inside loyalty program for Siros Customers

siroscircle_vorderseite With the launch of Siros, we have launched a new exclusive program, Siros Circle. Siros owners and register online (bron.ch/siroscircle), entering their information and applicable Siros serial number. Siros Circle provides a 50-minute video from broncolor Photogprapher Urs Recher, covering the full features of Siros operation, as well as shooting examples and setups. Members will also receive a newsletter with the latest insights of Siros, with spotlights on how people are utilizing the many features of this innovative monolight. Also included are promotional offers and software update notifications.
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