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Advantages and Disadvantages of Continuo

What would be the advantages and disadvantages of replacing my studio flash kit with continuous lighting?

Supporting Your Off-Camera Flash –

See how our PIXAPRO C-Stand can be used to support your off-camera flash.

Medusa Inspired Photo-shoot (with PIXAPR

See how photographer, Mike Hardley and Jane Kelly shoot a Medusa Inspired P

Pixapro CITI600 TTL on location

Ian Pack takes the Pixapro CITI600 TTL on location - see the set up and sho

Pixapro ST-III TTL Wireless Flash Trigge

Ian Pack tests the Pixapro ST-III TTL Wireless Flash Trigger with studio li

Gavin Hoey Reviews the PiXAPRO CITI600 F

With 600ws of flash on tap and a massive 8700mAh built in battery to power

Colin Brister‎ experiments with the

Colin Brister‎ takes the PIXAPRO CITI600 Flash to shoot Motocross.

When Funds Allow- PIXAPRO RIKO 400

Awthurm creates eye catching images with the RIKO400.

(Behind The Scenes) Red Dress Shoot with

(Behind The Scenes) Red Dress Shoot with Mark Ratcliffe ft. PIKA200 and CIT

Pixapro CITI600 – Product Review w

Chris Ord's product review on the Pixapro CITI600 Flash.

PIXAPRO at The Photography Show 2017

PIXAPRO at The Photography Show 2017

PiXAPRO CITI 600 - Behind The Senes with

PiXAPRO CITI 600 - Behind The Senes with Clinton Lofthouse

Creative Lighting Adventure with Glenn N

Creative Lighting Adventure with Glenn Norwood ( PIXAPRO CITI600 and Hybrid

Travelling To India - With Tommy Reynold

Travelling To India - With Tommy Reynolds

PiXAPRO CITI 600 and CITI600 Remote Head

PiXAPRO CITI 600 and CITI600 Remote Head - With Tommy Reynolds

Photoshoot Magazine Workshop at the Phot

Photoshoot Magazine Workshop at the Photography Show 2016 Behind The Scenes

Pixapro at The Photography Show 2016

Pixapro at The Photography Show 2016

(BTS) Power Core 600W with Chris Ord

(BTS) Power Core 600W with Chris Ord

(BTS) PIXAPRO STORM 400 with Narita Savo

(BTS) PIXAPRO STORM 400 with Narita Savoor

The Photography Show 2015 (PIXAPRO)

The Photography Show 2015 (PIXAPRO)

(BTS) KINO 800 Three Head Kit with Sian

(BTS) KINO 800 Three Head Kit with Sian Robertson Photography

Front (First) Curtain Sync and Rear (Sec

Front (First) Curtain Sync and Rear (Second) Curtain Sync - With Barry Mont

(BTS) LUMI 400 with Creativus Imago and

(BTS) LUMI 400 with Creativus Imago and Jane Kelly Photography For Photosho

PIXAPRO LED100D MKII Review

Lewis McGregor review on the extremely popular PIXAPRO LED100D MKII. Everyt

PiXAPRO 70cm Professional Slider

PiXAPRO 70cm Professional Slider Review - With Charles Dalton

Interview Lighting with the VNIX Series

Interview Lighting with the VNIX Series LED Panels - With Ryan Priestnall

Film Noir Cinematography

See below for a guide to film noir cinematography on a budget with the PIXA

The Adventure Mountain Bike Photoshoot w

The Adventure Mountain Bike Photoshoot with Colin Brister (ft. CITI600)

70cm WHITE/SILVER Interior Beauty Dish (

PIXAPRO 70cm WHITE/SILVER Interior Beauty Dish (ft. CITI600 strobe) - with

PIXAPRO DeepPara Parabolic Softbox Revie

PIXAPRO DeepPara Parabolic Softbox Review (ft. CITI600 strobe) - with Tommy

PiXAPRO VNIX Series LED Panel Overview -

PiXAPRO VNIX Series LED Panel Overview - With Tommy Reynolds

PiXAPRO 60cm Light-Weight Carbon-Fibre S

PiXAPRO 60cm Light-Weight Carbon-Fibre Slider Review - With Charles Dalton

Green Screen with the VNIX Series LED Pa

Green Screen with the VNIX Series LED Panels - With Ryan Priestnall

PiXAPRO DeepPara 90 With Simon Newbury

PiXAPRO DeepPara 90 With Simon Newbury

PiXAPRO White Background

PiXAPRO White Background

PiXAPRO CITI 600 - With Drew Forsyth, Da

PiXAPRO CITI 600 - With Drew Forsyth, Dance Photographer

PiXAPRO Set of 2 Black & White Refle

PiXAPRO Set of 2 Black & White Reflective Acrylic Boards - With Sam's Kitch

Events Photographer Bruce Foster talks A

Events Photographer Bruce Foster talks About the RIKO400 Ringflash

Pixapro CITI600 TTL with Colin Brister o

Pixapro CITI600 TTL with Colin Brister of ImageMx Photography

Photographer Chris Ord talks About the P

Photographer Chris Ord talks About the Pixapro CITI600

Events Photographer Mark Ratcliffe talks

Events Photographer Mark Ratcliffe talks About the MagMod System

Fruit Splash Photography

Fruit Splash Photography | Freezing Motion Using Short Flash Durations - Hy

PiXAPRO CITI600 Product Overview with Ch

PiXAPRO CITI600 Product Overview with Chris Ord

Photography Show 2016 - Li-Ion580 Speedl

Photography Show 2016 - Li-Ion580 Speedlite Demo with Tommy Reynolds

PIXAPRO C-Stand REVIEW - Presented By Ch

PIXAPRO C-Stand REVIEW - Presented By Charles Dalton

PIXAPRO RIKO400 Portable Ring Flash Revi

PIXAPRO RIKO400 Portable Ring Flash Review

PIXAPRO BP-130 V-MOUNT BATTERY VIDEO REV

PIXAPRO BP-130 V-MOUNT BATTERY VIDEO REVIEW

PIXAPRO Power Core 600 REVIEW - Presente

PIXAPRO Power Core 600 REVIEW - Presented By Chris Ord

How To Assemble The Pixapro 70x100cm Flo

How To Assemble The Pixapro 70x100cm Floor Softbox

Pixapro LED2000 Overview

Pixapro LED2000 Overview

How To Assemble Pixapro Recessed Octagon

How To Assemble Pixapro Recessed Octagonal Softboxes

How To Assemble Pixapro Recessed Strip S

How To Assemble Pixapro Recessed Strip Softboxes

How To Assemble the Daylite 4 60x80cm Re

How To Assemble the Daylite 4 60x80cm Rectangular Softbox

How To Assemble Pixapro Recessed Softbox

How To Assemble Recessed Square/Rectangular Softboxes

How To Assemble the Daylite 4 90cm Octag

How to assemble PIXAPRO Daylite4 90cm Octagona Softbox

One Speedlite Adapter - Many Options

Ian Pack shows how the Pixapro SMART Speedlite Adaptor can create many opti

Portrait of an Opera Singer - Fabian Cha

A 1-minute documentary featuring operatic tenor Leon de la Guardia in Italy

How To Create the Perfect Shot with Chri

Chris Ord is an internationally published wedding and fashion photographer.

Headshot Setup

It may sometimes be hard to create a flattering headshot but in this review

Testing the PIKA200 and Citi600

Glenn Curley has recently tested the Pixapro Citi600 and Pika200 flash unit

High Speed Sync with the CITI600

Stephen Perry's blog of France with Zara Watson – High Speed Sync with Pi

Pixapro CITI600 Portable Flash Review

See Mark Elsworth's review on his experience with the amazing Pixapro CITI6

Speedlite vs Barebulb - by Mic Ty and Mo

Bare bulb or speedlight? You will often hear the argument of which of the t

Pixapro LED100D Daylight lights Review -

Ewan Mathers has wrote an incredible review on the Pixapro LED100D Daylight

PIKA200 Group Test

Ian Packs blog is of the PIKA200 which he uses in a group test against vari

PIXAPRO Hybrid 360 Instruction Video

PIXAPRO Hybrid 360 Instruction Video

(SETUP) PIXAPRO Vinyl Backdrop and Teles

(SETUP) PIXAPRO 2x4m Dual Sided Vinyl Backdrop and Telescopic Background

(SETUP) PIXAPRO Caster Wheels Set of 3 (

(SETUP) PIXAPRO Caster Wheels Set of 3 (25mm fitting)

(SETUP) PIXAPRO Utility/Laptop Tray Plat

(SETUP) PIXAPRO Utility/Laptop Tray Platform

How To Set up the 65cm Collapsible Diffu

How To Set Up the PiXAPRO 65cm Collapsible Diffuser Ball

How to assemble Foldable LED Light Tent

How to assemble PIXAPRO Foldable LED Light Tent

How to Sync your PiXAPRO ST-III TTL Trig

How to Sync your PiXAPRO ST-III TTL Trigger With Your PiXAPRO Li-ion580 II

How to Sync your PiXAPRO ST-III TTL Trig

How to Sync your PiXAPRO ST-III TTL Trigger With Your PiXAPRO HyBRID360 TTL

How to Use a DMX Controller with the PiX

How to Use a DMX Controller with the PiXAPRO VNIX Series LED Panels

Using Flash Exposure Compensation with t

How to use Flash Exposure Compensation with the PiXAPRO ST-III TTL Flash Tr

How to Convert your LED100D MKII or MKII

How to Convert your LED100D MKII or MKII+ for use on a Ceiling Mounted Rig

How To Disassemble the Pixapro DeepPara

How To Disassemble the Pixapro DeepPara Softboxes

How To Navigate The CITI600 Menu System

How To Navigate The CITI600 Menu System (Instructional video)

How To Separate the Feet of a PiXAPRO Ce

How To Separate the Feet of a PiXAPRO Century C-Stand

PiXAPRO Central Pole Bracket for the Dee

PiXAPRO Central Pole Bracket for the DeepPara Softbox

PIXAPRO ST-III Functions & Hidden Fe

PIXAPRO ST-III Functions & Hidden Features (Instructional video)

How To Assemble a Pixapro Umbrella Softb

How To Assemble a Pixapro Umbrella Softbox

How to Put Up and Fold Down your Cube Te

Instructions on How to Put Up and How to Fold your PIXAPRO® 120cm and 150c

How To Set Up Your Pixapro Collapsible B

How To Set Up Your Pixapro Collapsible Beauty Dish

Car Photography with the PIKA200

Read Akhlaq's blog on Car Photography with the PIKA200 and how he manages t

Understanding how the exposure triangle

A little helpful guide that will give you a better idea on how different as

Shooting Top Chefs with CITI600 & De

A little look behind the scenes with Chris Ord on a commercial shoot with s

Photographing a Legend - Miniature Photo

A behind the scenes video of Photographer Barry Mountford, creating a minia

Food Photography using the Pixapro Glowp

Learn how to produce interesting food photography using a Pixapro Glowpad 3

Mega Location Shooting with the CITI600

Overpowering the sun has never been easier. The latest crop of location stu

Sams Kitchen - Food Photography using th

Learn how to produce creative and interesting Food photography images using

The Evolution of the Lithium Ion Polymer

The Lithium-Ion battery plays an important role in the day to day running o

True High-Speed Sync vs Long Tail High-S

Flash lighting in photography is arguably the most versatile type of lighti

How to maintain your Lithium Ion Battery

The Lithium-Ion battery plays an important role in the day to day running o

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