Handle the lamp or bulb Studio Strobes


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Handling the lamp or bulb

So you bought your brand new light kit. You're ready to put it together. You open up the box, and I'll tell you right off the bat, the bulbs won't be inside the instruments yet, because when you ship it they would break. They'll probably be in a box, and there's a couple rules you'll need to follow. And, I also want to talk a little bit about the setup of these lights here. So, if you notice, I do have a set of gloves here and you may be thinking, oh I need gloves for when the lights are hot. You actually should use gloves, even when the lights are not hot, when you're installing them because when you pull it out of this box, you have oils on your fingers and if those oils get onto the lamp and as the lamp heats up, it can actually cause the bulb to burst.

And can also cause the light to have a much shorter life expectancy. So some people use the fact that these bulbs are often wrapped in a little bit of paper, or cellophane. And they put it in, it's good to have a set...

Handling the lamp or bulb
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Handling the lamp or bulb provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Abba Shapiro and Richard Harrington as part of the Up and Running with Studio Strobes

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