Spot 12.6cm Set Two VFX Balls, Grey Balls, Mirror Balls, One Box, One Base, Two Telescopic Handles
The grey surface is painted with 50% grey paint and the reflectivity is 18%.
This chrome ball has a 1/4 UNC threaded hole and can be mounted on a tripod or handle.
This is the lightest and handier lighting checker of our catalogue, we kept in mind its portability and functionality.
This lighting checker is designed thinking about photographers and visual artists who need to travel with reduced photographic equipment.
If you move alone, by foot and with a backpack where you keep all your gear, the small version of this product will be your best ally.
Its use in the film set is perfectly valid.
Thanks to the dimension of the sphere you can be far enough from the camera and capture the lighting and reflection information luminous around the set from and advantage point.
It is built over a of a single stainless steel sphere, half neutral gray and half mirror.
You’ll need two exposures to capture all the information needed, doing just a simple twist of the wrist to rotate the sphere.
The size of the spheres and the separation between them is ideal when placed at a medium or long distance from the camera and to capture streaming moving sequences by moving the mast from top to bottom in horizontal position or from left to right in upright position.
This way you can capture all the information from a global environment, being an ideal product for outdoor shots, or for indoor shots with different light sources, where the subject is greatly affected when approaching a light source.
To capture all the luminance range within the physical size of a shot using video, is an increasingly common practice in any visual effects studio. Ideal when the color temperature changes a lot.
Using this gadget, you’ll only need one shot to capture all the information needed.