Ring flash — once the preserve of high-end (or deep-pocketed) fashion photographers and macro nerds with real, like, cameras — now in reach of us plebs with cameraphones. The LED Ringlight from Adorama is a dim-able, continuous light source that can now be used for video and non-synced camera lighting, and it costs just $ 100.

Why bother? Read on:

Ring lighting creates an even, flat light on your subject. Originally used for eliminating shadows from closeup  [Read More…]