Rime Lite XB Prime remote-controlled studio lights

Korean photographic lighting manufacturer Hyundae Photonics have announced an innovative new range of lights, the RiME Lite XB Prime series.
The system allows you to remotely control every function of your lights over ZigBee 2.4GHz signal, from the handheld controller or from your computer.

Portable power guide

Lighting Rumours now has a Portable Power Guide, comparing all possible options for when extension cords just don’t cut it. The page will be continuously updated. See anything amiss? Got something to add? Contact us.

Lumopro LP160 to replace LP120 at Camera Tools

Dutch photography shop Camera Tools, the European distributor of LumoPro products, has announced a new and improved flashgun, the LP160, to replace the original made-for-Strobists LumoPro LP120.

Lighting links this week

This week: Pixel TF-36X Pawn available; PocketWizard vs. RadioPopper review; UK sling straps on eBay; “Komb” one-way gridspot; Chinese tilt flash comparison.

CLS65 Compact Lightstands released

CotswoldPhoto has released a new reflex-folding light stand, the CLS65 – with a similar design to the Manfrotto 5001B Nano and LumoPro LP604 – for under £28.

Flash trigger updates abound this week

This week has seen the announcement of several new 2.4GHz triggers to challenge the dominance of Yongnuo’s RF-602 system. Will the following new offerings knock Yongnuo off its podium?