Phil Bradon, product manager for Sekonic light meters and Pocket Wizard wireless triggering systems speaks with Bill and Ed about his career and his work.
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LightSource Episode 77 (Interview Series) [71:44 minutes]
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Special Guest Phil Bradon discusses:
History of Pocket Wizard
Custom radio channels for triggering
Pocket Wizard Plus II
$25 Rebate on the Plus II until Feb 2009
Using Pocket Wizard to trigger your camera
Setting delay time for flash triggering
New cords for remote power control
Using zones for advanced triggering
How the Pocket Wizard frequency was selected
Difference between US and European models
Channels for use in large crowds
History of Sekonic
Balancing ambient and artificial light
Using meters to create lighting ratios
How to use the lumisphere
Why you need a flash meter
Why your camera's meter does not work for strobes
Sekonic L308 entry level flash meter
Sekonic L358 flash meter
Sekonic L758 features
Advantages of spot meters
Sekonic Digital Transfer Software
Why you need a light meter in the digital age
Calibrating your Sekonic light meter
When you use the lumisphere
Sekonic Blog and educational content
Color meters from Sekonic
Accurate balancing color with a meter
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