The Tile Light DUO is the latest pro LED light from innovative Scotland based outfit Blind Spot Gear, that lets you travel worldwide with a lightweight, but powerful lighting kit that’s ready for a wide variety of shooting scenarios.
Some of you are familiar with the original Tile Light, which I reviewed here. and fell in love with the lights build quality and strong output.
After a successful Kickstarter campaign for the original Tile Light two years ago, Blind Spot Gear have supplied loads of Tile Lights to pro camera crews worldwide, and the Tile Light has proven itself to be dependable in the world’s most extreme locations.
The Tile Light’s rugged portability has made it the light of choice for professional photographers and filmmakers who work in the Antarctic, hike across Serbia, and even summit Mount Kilimanjaro.
Blind Spot gear worked together with current customers and based on their feedback, they designed the ultimate lighting kit for the mobile professional. With 2 x Tile Lights you have more control, more freedom and more creative opportunity. The Duo Kit comes in a custom made travel case has tough shock absorbent foam that keeps everything perfectly in its place.
Included in the case is every accessory you need, for a full list of what’s included check out the rewards listed in their Kickstarter campaign.
With the Tile Light you can film in any location in the world. It has the power of much larger lights all in pocket sized form factor.
Light is the most important tool you have as a creative: with two Tile Lights your opportunity for creativity is vast. Blind Spot Gear are billing the Tile Light as the highest quality portable light source on the market, designed to work by your side for years to come.
Boasting High TLCI ratings and impressive output (1,700 lumens) are just the tip of the iceberg – you can get full specs via their Kickstarter campaign at the link at the bottom; in the meantime, check out these quick features:
TILE LIGHT Quick Highlights
High-quality rugged aluminium build
High TLCI score of 91
5600K Daylight balanced
120 degree beam angle
0-100% flicker-free dimming
with built in 5 stage button dimmer
or included removable thumb wheel dimmer
Rubberised front surface for sticking gel filters
Various options for mounting battery bracket
Wheel-based dimmer accessory included
Comes with Battery and a charger
From my experience, I can say that the Tile Light is super durable and powerful. I often use it as fill light on interviews and have placed the light in car interiors and fridges. It has gotten me out of a few tight lighting situations and I am highly recommending it to any pro cameraman out there.
Pledging just £1 gets you a free 3D printable honey comb, with starter Tile Duo Kits starting at £475/$645.
If you hurry up you can also get 2 x FREE soft boxes (there are very limited early bird slots at this level). To learn more and support Blind Spot Gear by ordering your Tile Light DUO, head over to Kickstarter here.