Close this search box.

Profoto “Packs Light”

Recently, I had a photographer friend over and showed him my Flashpoint eVOLV 200 set up. His response was that it seemed pretty cool, but that he’s a Profoto guy…

But having a little light like that, 4 times the power of speedlite with the same form factor, would come in pretty handy since he travels a lot.

And when I say he travels a lot, I mean he travels to multiple continents.

Then he sent me an email last week…

“Looks like Profoto has been seeing those little flash units flying off the shelves!”

Attached was a link to an article on Lighting Rumours.

The subject of the article? A leaked photo by Profoto possibly showing a small, lens-sized lighting unit.

profoto strobe unit leak
Courtesy of Lighting Rumours

The photo bears the caption, “PACKING LIGHT!”

Oh, I see what you did there! You played on light as in not very heavy and light as in lighting unit. A double entendr√©, if you will…and I will!

Hmmm, color me intrigued. Profoto makes great (if pricey) products. What do you think of this new offering from Profoto?

SHare this post with your friends!

Spread the word! Use the buttons below to share this post with your friends.

The Nerdy Photographer
The Nerdy Photographer

With more than a quarter century as a professional photographer, The Nerdy Photographer's goal is to spread knowledge and laughter throughout the photo industry. Please follow along on social media and subscribe to the podcast.

Leave a Reply