ARRI Skypanel S30-C LED Panel
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SkyPanel is a compact, ultra-bright and high-quality LED soft light that sets a new standard for the industry. With a design focused on form, color, beam field and output, SkyPanel represents the culmination of more than a decade of research and development of LED technology at ARRI.
Incorporating features of ARRI's successful L-Series LED Fresnels, SkyPanel is one of the most versatile soft lights on the market, as well as one of the brightest. The SkyPanel C(Color) versions are fully tuneable; correlated color temperature is adjustable between 2,800 K and 10,000 K, with excellent color rendition over the entire range. Full plus and minus green correction can be achieved with the simple turn of a knob. In addition to CCT adjustments, other control options are available such as: hue and saturation, gel selection, RGBW, source matching, x,y coordinates, and 12 professional lighting effects programmed into every fixture.
The remote phosphor versions of SkyPanel are also available and have a lower price point. Different color temperature panels are available, including 2,700 K; 3,200 K; 4,300 K; 5,600 K; 6,500 K and 10,000 K. A chroma green phosphor panel is available for green screen lighting
SkyPanel C(Color) versions have the ability to adjust the correlated color temperature anywhere between 2,800 K and 10,000 K, with excellent color rendition over the entire range. Full plus and minus green correction can be achieved with the simple turn of a knob, and in addition to CCT control, vivid color selection and saturation adjustment is also possible.
Applications for this controllability range from quickly adjusting the CCT to set the mood of a scene, to selecting the perfect green color to wash a greenscreen. Each LED light engine is computer calibrated in order to ensure unit-to-unit and batch-to-batch consistency, as well as accurate color temperatures. The SkyPanel series of lights also works in concert with the L-Series, ARRI's LED Fresnel line, perfectly.
Tremendous Output. One of the brightest soft lights on the market.
High output is usually not associated with a fully tuneable LED fixture, but with the SkyPanel ARRI has been able to accomplish both. SkyPanel has tremendous light output across the entire CCT range. Brighter than a 2 kW tungsten soft light or a 6 kW tungsten space light, the SkyPanel S60 has more than enough light for most applications. In some cases the fixture can even compete with natural sunlight; at the same time, it is able to perform beautifully at lower light levels.
True Soft Light Beam Quality.
Soft and uniform is the name of the game.
Soft lights are known for their smooth quality of light and even, uniform beam field SkyPanel is no different. The combination of the curated selection of diffusion panels, LED mixing chamber and large light aperture allows for the light to wrap around objects, eliminating sharp shadows and making for a perfect beauty light. The beam field is homogeneous in both color and intensity.
Outstanding Color Rendition.
LED white light without sacrifices.
ARRI has always been at the forefront of LED white light color quality and SkyPanel lives up to this standard. Natural rendition of skin tones, accurate color reproduction and precise color temperature settings are all areas where SkyPanel excels. Whether you measure the color rendition using CRI (Color Rendering Index), CQS (Color Quality Scale) or TLCI (Television Lighting Consistency Index), SkyPanel performs beautifully.
A Single Soft, Clean Shadow. The proof is in the shadows.
SkyPanel perfectly mixes some 2,000 calibrated red, green, blue and white LEDs into one homogeneous beam of soft light. In addition to providing excellent light, the SkyPanel also provides excellent shadows. The shadows are soft in nature and do not exhibit multiple edges or strange colors, making SkyPanel one of the best LED soft lights for shadow rendition on the market.
Familiar but Revolutionary. Easy to use.
The SkyPanel user interface is designed to be incredibly easy to use, but also to make a wide range of controls available to the user, all at the same time. With three simple knobs, the color temperature, green/magenta point, intensity, hue and saturation can be adjusted instantly. People who have never used the light before find the interface effective and intuitive. In addition to the on-board controls, all functions can be remotely adjusted via DMX or LAN network connections.
Use and adapt SkyPanel according to your needs.
The SkyPanel was designed to be used primarily as a soft light to illuminate people. However, features were also designed into the fixture to make it extremely versatile. The diffusor panels on the front of the lamphead are interchangeable, so going from a heavy diffusion to a lite diffusion can be done in a matter of seconds. In addition, plans are in place to roll out further diffusion accessories that will accommodate other applications.
The SkyPanel also makes an amazing space light; by providing a large pool of downward soft light, as well as the ability to change CCT and vivid colors, SkyPanel offers a compelling alternative to conventional space lights. Other features include an on-board battery input for mobile applications, LAN port for network connectivity, USB-A port for firmware updates via thumb drive, and many more.
Battery mode included.
The SkyPanel's low power consumption allows the fixture to be operated in many locations, using many different sources of power. With the on-board battery input, SkyPanel can easily run off industry-standard batteries. Powerful, beautiful soft light need no longer be tethered to the wall or generator. The S60 can be operated at up to 50% of its total power while on battery, and the S30 can be used at full power.
Large Aperture. Bigger is better.
Having a diffused light source is not enough to make a true soft light. SkyPanel also has one of the largest light apertures in its power class; this substantial opening contributes significantly to the soft quality of light and wrapping of the source around a subject. When it comes to soft light aperture, bigger is usually better.
Optical System: Soft Diffusion Panel
Light Aperture: 355 x 300 mm / 14 x 11.8"
Beam Angle: 115º (Half Peak Angle)
Weight: Manual Version: approx. 8 kg / 18 lbs
Pole Op Version: approx. 9 kg / 20 lbs
Packed Weight: Manual Version: approx. 14 kg / 31 lbs
Pole Op Version: approx. 16 kg / 35 lbs
Size (H x W x L): 507 x 133 x 426 mm / 20 x 5.3 x 16.8"
Packed Size (H x W x L): 670 x 293 x 458 mm / 26.4 x 11.6 x 18"
Handling: Aluminum Yoke, High Strength Tilt Lock
Pole Operation Option (Pan & Tilt)
Mounting: 16 mm / 28 mm Combo Pin (Baby 5/8" / Junior 1-1/8" Combo Pin)
Tilt Angle: +/- 90º
Lamphead Voltage Input: 48 V DC
Power Consumption: 200 W Nominal, 220 W Maximum
Lamphead Power Connection: Male 3-Pin XLR - 15 Amp (Pin 1: Negative / Pin 2: Positive)
Battery Connector: Male 4-Pin XLR - 10 Amp (Pin 1: Negative / Pin 4: Positive)
Battery DC Voltage Range: 23 to 36 V DC
Battery Mode Light Output: 100 % of total output
White Light: 2,800 K to 10,000 K continuously variable correlated color temperature
Colored Light: Full RBG+W Color Gamut with Hue and Saturation Control
Color Temperature Tolerance: +/- 100 K (nominal), +/- 1/8 Green-Magenta (nominal)
Color Rendition: CRI Average > 95
TLCI Average > 91
Green-Magenta Adjustment: Continuously adjustable (Full Minusgreen to Full Plusgreen)
Dimming: 0 to 100 % continuous
Control: On-Board Controller, 5-Pin DMX In and Through, EtherCon LAN network connectivity, USB-A, Art-Net
Remote Device Management (RDM*): DMX Setup, Hour Counter and Standard RDM Commands
Software Interface: Ethernet: DMX Setup, Fixture Status and Firmware Upgrade Through PC, Mac USB-A: Software upgrade via flash drive
Housing Color: Blue/Silver, Black
Ambient Temperature Operation: -20 to +45ºC (-4 to +113ºF)
Protection Class / IP Rating: III / IP20
Estimated LED Lifetime (L70): 50,000 hours
Estimated Color Shift Over Liftetime: +/- 5 %
Certifications: CE, CB, ENEC, cNRTLus, FCC, PSE
Power Supply Unit S30 PSU
Power Supply Input Range: 110 to 240 V ~, 50/60 Hz
Power Supply Output Range: 48 V DC
Power Output Connection: Female 3-Pin XLR - 10 Amp (Pin 1: Negative / Pin 2: Positive) powerCON TRUE1 (mains power through)
Weight: 2.1 kg / 4.6 lbs
Dimension: 388 x 115 x 91 mm / 15.3 x 4.5 x 3.6"
Control: On-Board On/Off Switch
Mounting: SkyPanel PSU Super Clamp Adapter / Rail Mount Adapter
Certifications: CE, CB, ENEC, cNRTLus, PSE
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- Like New – The equipment is in a condition as if you have just bought it from the manufacturer. The item is still considered to be ‘Like New’ even without the original packaging. The product has been fully tested and is in perfect working order.
- Excellent – The equipment should be close to being ‘Like New’ but there may be some small cosmetic blemishes that lower its grade. The product has been fully tested and is in perfect excellent order.
- Cameras – Should have no marks on the LCD screen
- Lenses – Should have no marks on the elements or dust within the lens
- Very Good – The equipment may have some slight cosmetic wear to the paintwork and cosmetic blemishes with only light signs of use and the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
- Cameras – The LCD screen may have small signs of wear that does not affect its display
- Lenses – The mount of the lens will start to show signs of wear
- Good – The equipment is showing more obvious signs of cosmetic wear and blemishes, but the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
- Cameras – LCD screen may have scratches or wear that is starting to affect the display.
- Lenses – May have slight dust inside that does not affect images. The mount shows signs of use.
- Well Used – The equipment will show significant signs of wear. The paintwork will be coming away in large areas exposing the metal work, but the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
- Cameras – LCD screen is heavily worn either by de-lamination or has scratches to it. Rubber grips are starting to come away from the body.
- Lenses – The lens has dust inside that may affect images. The rubber zoom/focus ring is coming away from the barrel of the lens.