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Introducing the Profoto C1 Product Range – The Studio Light for Smartphones

Yesterday, Profoto introduced the Profoto C1 product range. These are the studio lights for smartphones that deliver great light to your images. Connect via the Profoto camera app and you hold the secret of professional-looking images. The lights are small, super portable, and incredibly easy to use together with their new and intuitive Profoto Camera  – the smartphone app. When using the Profoto Camera app you can easily choose between creating a more natural or dramatic look in your images. And you can also adjust the color temperature of the flash to match the surrounding light conditions.

Take a look at the videos below to learn more for now and we will have a review on these lights coming soon, stand by for that…

What’s the difference between C1 and C1 Plus?

The C1 and C1 Plus are siblings and the similarities are many: They both enable you to create professional images easily, they deliver beautiful and natural-looking light on the go. And they give you limitless possibilities to play with light and be creative. The main thing that sets them apart is that the C1 Plus has a little more of everything.

The Profoto Camera App

The Profoto Camera app was developed ambitious image creators who want to create amazing images irrespective of which type of camera they use.

mobile photography

Joanne Carter, creator of the world’s most popular mobile photography and art website— TheAppWhisperer.com— TheAppWhisperer platform has been a pivotal cyberspace for mobile artists of all abilities to learn about, to explore, to celebrate and to share mobile artworks. Joanne’s compassion, inclusivity, and humility are hallmarks in all that she does, and is particularly evident in the platform she has built. In her words, “We all have the potential to remove ourselves from the centre of any circle and to expand a sphere of compassion outward; to include everyone interested in mobile art, ensuring every artist is within reach”, she has said. Promotion of mobile artists and the art form as a primary medium in today’s art world, has become her life’s focus. She has presented lectures bolstering mobile artists and their art from as far away as the Museum of Art in Seoul, South Korea to closer to her home in the UK at Focus on Imaging. Her experience as a jurist for mobile art competitions includes: Portugal, Canada, US, S Korea, UK and Italy. And her travels pioneering the breadth of mobile art includes key events in: Frankfurt, Naples, Amalfi Coast, Paris, Brazil, London. Pioneering the world’s first mobile art online gallery - TheAppWhispererPrintSales.com has extended her reach even further, shipping from London, UK to clients in the US, Europe and The Far East to a global group of collectors looking for exclusive art to hang in their homes and offices. The online gallery specialises in prints for discerning collectors of unique, previously unseen signed limited edition art. Her journey towards becoming The App Whisperer, includes (but is not limited to) working for a paparazzi photo agency for several years and as a deputy editor for a photo print magazine. Her own freelance photographic journalistic work is also widely acclaimed. She has been published extensively both within the UK and the US in national and international titles. These include The Times, The Sunday Times, The Guardian, Popular Photography & Imaging, dpreview, NikonPro, Which? and more recently with the BBC as a Contributor, Columnist at Vogue Italia and Contributing Editor at LensCulture. Her professional photography has also been widely exhibited throughout Europe, including Italy, Portugal and the UK. She is currently writing several books, all related to mobile art and is always open to requests for new commissions for either writing or photography projects or a combination of both. Please contact her at: [email protected]