While still pricier than conventional fixtures, when you factor in their life expectancy and energy usage, the total cost of ownership over the life of each fixtures makes them much more cost-competitive for those who can get past the initial sticker shock.
This month’s focus on White Light LED fixtures brings fixtures that are intended for TV and film lighting front and center. All promise bright light output, precise color rendering and lower power draw.
And with less heat generated than their conventional alternatives, there’s less of a need for noisy fans. That will help everyone hear the director when he yells, “Quiet on the set!”
For a PDF of the PLSN April 2012 Buyers Guide, CLICK HERE.