Lighting

Want To Go Behind The Scenes of Sports Broadcasting?

The official start of the fall season is just around the corner. You know what that means: cooler weather, sweaters, football, and for some, pumpkin spice everything. One thing that many Houstonians and Texans in general are excited about is football. This football season is extra special because Houston will be hosting Super Bowl LI, […]

5 Pieces of Video Equipment YouTube Stars Need

Did you know that the first YouTube video was uploaded by YouTube Co-founder Jawed Karim, documenting his trip to the zoo? His video, ‘Me at the Zoo’, was only 18 seconds long. Fast forward now to the present day and you have videos that are 15 minutes or longer once you’ve verified your account. We’ve […]

The Right LED Light Panel for You

The actor Paul Lynde once said, “A room is like a stage. If you see it without lighting, it can be the coldest place in the world.” Whether you’re in a room or in a grand concert hall, not having the proper lighting will ruin the whole experience. The same goes for lighting on a […]

How to Choose an Ikan Lighting Kit

When choosing a lighting kit, it’s always best to consider what you’re shooting and your overall goals for the video or photo. Since there are a variety of lighting kits to choose from at Ikan, we wanted to make it easier for you to compare them. We started out by just offering 2-point and 3-point […]

Hot New Line of Lights from Lightstar

At the 2016 NAB Show held at the Las Vegas Convention Center on April 16-21, we showcased new additions from Lightstar to the Ikan lineup of lights. The new Lightstar line of Tungsten Fresnels is extremely lightweight and compact. The small size of these light fixtures makes them reliable and ideal for on-location shoots or small […]

More Power, Style, Features: NEW Rayden LED Lights

HOUSTON, Texas, (Apr. 11, 2016) — Big announcement coming from Ikan at the 2016 NAB Show, held at the Las Vegas Convention Center April 16-21, regarding their new addition of the Rayden LED Lights. Ikan’s lights have always been known for their design and excellent materials built for professionals who want high quality at an […]

Higher CRI. Softer Shadows. NEW Lyra Soft Lights

HOUSTON, Texas, (Apr. 11, 2016) — Ikan’s lights are designed and built for professional photographers, videographers and cinematographers who want high quality at an affordable price. At the 2016 NAB Show held at the Las Vegas Convention Center April 16-21, Ikan will be releasing the next generation of Ikan’s LED light family – the Lyra […]

HF40: HELIA BI-COLOR LED FRESNEL

The Helia Bi-Color LED light offers the flexibility of color temperatures ranging from 2700K to 5600K for any shooting situation. The 4-inch Fresnel lens can focus from 60-degree flood to 15-degree spot. With a high CRI and TLCI, the Helia gives shooters all the color they’re looking for and more. The large digital display allows […]

MK350N-PLUS Price Drop and Giveaway

The UPRTek MK350N Plus is a cost-effective LED Meter which provides CRI, CCT, LUX, λp, Spectrum, CIE x y, CQS, S/P, TLCI, Flicker major functions. The MK350N PLUS is a lightweight, portable, easy-to-operate spectrometer with Wi-Fi remote control operations and SD card data storage. This product has basic features for fast, easy lighting readings, as […]

Helia 40 Watt Bi-Color LED Fresnel Light

Check out the Helia HF40 – comes in a kit as well HF40-KIT The Helia Bi-Color LED light offers the flexibility of color temperatures ranging from 2700K to 5600K for any shooting situation. The 4-inch Fresnel lens can focus from 60-degree flood to 15-degree spot. With a high CRI and TLCI, the Helia gives shooters […]