Adaptalux News! Great year so far.

Photography show 2017

Hello friends,   Well it’s been a while since I last posted an update. We have been incredibly busy, but we hope everyone is well and getting fantastic photographs with their Adaptalux Studios. Here is a video clip we captured last week of a great macro photography subject – a Pine Cone.     A…

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We did it! Thank You!

Adaptalux Stabiliser

Hi friends, Together, we absolutely smashed our goal for the Adaptalux Stabiliser, thank you so much for all who supported the campaign! In total, we have raised over £6,945. What Happens Now? In the coming weeks, we will be sending out surveys to collect your addresses and pledge details (colour etc). Please keep an eye…

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Final hours to get the Adaptalux Stabiliser!

Hi Adaptalux pals, Just a quick update to remind you all that the Adaptalux Stabiliser Kickstarter campaign is now in its final hours. If you are thinking about getting one, then now is the time to get one whilst it is reduced in price. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1447024032/adaptalux-studio-stabiliser Thanks everyone and have a great weekend! Sam + the…

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New Kickstarter Campaign! Get the Stabiliser for your studio.

Adaptalux stabiliser

Hi Friends, We hope you had an amazing Christmas and New Year. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1447024032/1989832014?token=f0a55f1a We have just dropped a new Kickstarter campaign for the Adaptalux Stabiliser. Check it out by clicking on the image below. The Adaptalux Stabiliser is the perfect companion for your Adaptalux studio. Based on your feedback from last weeks survey, we have…

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Adaptalux Christmas Sale Now On!

Adaptalux Christmas Bokeh

Hi Everyone, It’s officially the beginning of the festive period! To celebrate, all Adaptalux products are heavily discounted through our online store. Get Adaptalux products at a great price in our Christmas Sale! CLICK TO SHOP NOW! Take this opportunity to buy more Adaptalux products for your pack, or consider purchasing more packs to expand…

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Adaptalux Christmas Competition

Coloured Control Pods

Hi Friends! Great photograph of a flower by Kyle Evans using his Adaptalux Studio To get in the festive spirit, we have just launched the Adaptalux Christmas Competition. To enter simply follow the below link:- http://www.adaptalux.com/competition The Prize:- A limited edition starter pack. This pack includes a Limited edition coloured Control Pod which you can…

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All Kickstarter Awards Shipped!

Adaptalux Studio Colour Filters

ALL OF THE KICKSTARTER AWARDS HAVE NOW BEEN SHIPPED! This is a very special day that we have been working very hard towards since we launched this kickstarter campaign. Everyone who pledged for an Adaptalux pack, should now have a tracking number. If you have not received your Adaptalux yet, don’t worry it is on…

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The Adaptalux packaging is here!

Adaptalux Studio Packaging

Hello, EXCITING UPDATE! All close-up photos featured in this update have been captured using the fully finished Adaptalux product. The packaging finally arrived yesterday and we are extremely pleased with it. Sam and his brother James, designed the packaging and worked with a packaging company to get it manufactured over the last few months. This…

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Control Pod images + update on electronics.

Adaptalux Pod

Hi everyone, Another update regarding the PCB problem we encountered last week. We are pleased to say we have identified the issue on the PCB board samples and have successfully fixed the issue on the samples. We are now working on the most cost effective way of correcting the problem on the other boards with…

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April Progress…

Oil on water with Adaptalux

Hello everyone! A small knock, but we will recover. Its amazing how one day can have such a big impact on a project like this. I came to write this update this morning with great excitement, as the final PCB samples arrived.  I was going to show the final product in a video and announce…

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Adaptalux March Progress!

Oil on water

Hi Everyone, Sorry for the radio silence over the last 6 weeks! We have been busy working really hard on getting Adaptalux ready for launch. The photographs embedded in this update are closeup shots of olive oil on water, using Adaptalux. All photos utilise the finished Lighting Arms, Colour Filters, Diffusers and Alpha unit of the…

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Revised Launch Dates + January Progress!

Adaptalux Lighting Arms

Hello all, We are now officially in the year you will get Adaptalux in your hands! This update covers the UK assembly progress and a revised launch schedule. The photographs on this update are macro shots of ice on a paintbrush and macro shots of cake decorations (sugar sprinkles), photographed using Adaptalux. Revised Schedule:- First, the…

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More Progress, Photos and a Mini-Competition!

Water on a leaf with adaptalux

Hi Everyone, Lots more progress photos to show you regarding the manufacture of Adaptalux, a little competition, Adaptalux photos and a build up to a very BIG update we have coming in September. CNC Machining of parts:- Adaptalux utilises parts that are made out of aluminium, which are machined to very tight tolerances and are…

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The Adaptalux macro photo competition!

Here is our official blog post for the Adaptalux macro photo competition. Here you will find all of the rules for the competition and the full terms and conditions! Prizes:- 1st prize:- Will receive an Adaptalux starter pack OR you can choose to receive 3 Lighting Arms of choice and 2 colour filters of choice instead…

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Lens cloths shipped & more information!

Hello Everyone, Summer is now truly here in the UK. Summer marks the “macro galore” season, with so many plants and wildlife coming onto full bloom. Its for sure, our favourite time of the year! Sharing’s Caring Lens Cloths:- We received the lens cloths for the “Sharing’s Caring” award this week. We shipped them to…

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Kickstarter Backer Wall of Fame. Thank you!

Wall Of Fame

Thank you again to all of our backers on Kickstarter for making Adaptalux a reality! Here is the Wall of fame image, which contains the names and some faces of people who backed at pledge awards “Little Snapper” & “sharing’s Caring”. Of course, a huge thank you to the other 499 backers too! This image…

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Progress Update!

Dandylion Lit with Adaptalux

Hi Everyone! This update is full of information on the progress made over the last week with Adaptalux. It is also an update regarding pledge awards “Little Snapper” and “Sharing’s Caring”. Little Snapper Pledge Award:- The wall of fame image has now been designed by Sam. Thank you to everyone who filled out the survey,…

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Your Macro Photos!

Water Droplet

Hello, Here is a selection of our favourite macro photos submitted to us by you! We love seeing your photography work, so please carry on sending us your photos. We hope some of these photos inspire you to try capturing different subjects using different photographic lighting techniques. Image submitted by Martin St Aubrey We love…

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Yay! We made it on Kickstarter…

Hello everyone! We are pleased to tell you that we have now raised over £100,000 on our Kickstarter campaign. Thats over $153,000 and it means we are now over our funding goal! We would like to thank everyone who has supported the campaign over the last 6 weeks. We are very humbled and we really…

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The Future is Bright for Adaptalux!

1 Week left to support Adaptalux on Kickstarter! Please CLICK HERE to find out how to pledge and get your own Adaptalux. We have now raised over £81,000, which is over $123,000! Absolutely amazing and we are very thankful to everyone who has supported us so far. We just want to give you a quick…

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Free Adaptalux Background Images

Autumn Leaf shot with Adaptalux

We have bundled 12 Adaptalux images that make amazing background images for your computer or mobile device. Download them for free by clicking on the link, and then clicking ‘download’ in the top right hand corner. These images are for your personal use only. ADAPTALUX SCREENSAVER IMAGES DOWNLOAD LINK Some background example images Just 11…

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Adaptalux Coverage…

Since launching our Kickstarter campaign, we have been overwhelmed with positive reviews and comments by many people all over the world! This post is dedicated to providing you with all of the links to the websites who have covered Adaptalux. A Big thank you to all of them. To visit the articles, simply click on the…

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Beautiful Macro Photography with Adaptalux

Water Drop with Adaptalux

Hello everyone, Here is a post showcasing a range of photos taken with Adaptalux so far exploring different camera configurations. Adaptalux doesn’t just have to be used for macro work, it is also perfect for small objects such as food photography for example. I have included the camera settings alongside the Adaptalux configuration below each photo. Enjoy… Camera…

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Why Start Macro Videography?

Hello, You may have seen my post a few weeks ago, why start macro photography? I have decided to write a similar post but turning my attention to macro videography. Most modern digital cameras have the ability to produce HD video recordings. This is great news for the photography market in general, as it means…

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Now LIVE on Kickstarter!

We are pleased to announce that Adaptalux is now LIVE on Kickstarter. Lets make this happen! CLICK HERE to go to the campaign. Be a super star and share this project via social media! This is an exciting period for us and we hope you find it exciting too! Support us and get Adaptalux at…

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Why Start Macro Photography?

Fly Shot with Adaptalux

Hi all, So what is macro photography? Technically speaking, macro photography is creating a subject of at least 1:1 scale on your camera sensor. This means when the photo off the sensor is scaled up on a computer, it shows incredible details. Revealing these details that are invisible to the naked eye is fascinating and allows for boring…

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Welcome to the Adaptalux website!

Hello, Welcome to the brand new Adaptalux website. We really hope you like it and feel free to share with us your thoughts and any feedback in the comments section below. The website has been designed to give you an insightful look into the company and product. We will also be taking Adaptalux pre-orders after…

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