Litepanels Astra is a high-quality, lightweight, tough and dependable fixture. Light enough to hand hold and compact enough to fit into tight spaces. The versatility of Astra makes has proved popular with a number of DoPs, lighting camera operators and studio lighting designers around the world. Designed for lighting up newsrooms, studios and location sets.
- TU (3.000 K) and DY (5.600 K) versions available both with HD dimming
- Fresnel lens options with 16° to 57° zoom range
- Silent operation for studio and stage use
- Battery ready, compatible with industry standard external batteries (optional)
Bright lighting for extra creativity
Shape and create with the Astra 1×1 LED panel. The powerful Astra Series delivers up to 8395 lux of quality daylight at 3m, producing enough light for you to design creative set lighting using light shaping tools or modifiers without compromising on light output. With greater light output you can use higher framerates on your camera to capture incredible slow-motion scenes, flood studio sets with a wash of consistently beautiful illumination or compete with the midday sun to show your talent in their best light.
Lightweight and flexible
Quality light wherever you need it in an instant. Weighing in at just 3.2kg the ultra-light Astra is easy to transport and quick to rig or reposition on your set, use lightweight lighting supports or even hand hold for studio-level lighting. The adjustable onboard power supply mount means that Astra is always perfectly balanced ready for action.
Create, shape and modify
Maximise creativity with the wide range of Astra accessories, which provide multiple ways to shape and modify light. Softboxes, grids, barndoors and more fit simply and quickly to Astra fixtures for a additional lighting control options.
Battery power for quality lighting on the move
For maximum flexibility, Astra delivers ultimate portable power. Run Astra at full intensity for over two hours from a single 13-28V DC battery such as the Anton/Bauer Titon 240 with optional V-Mount or Gold-Mount batteries to perfectly place your lighting anywhere your creativity takes you.
Dependable accuracy for true life colour
Render skin tones perfectly with true to life colour reproduction. With a CRI rating of 97 and TLCI of 98, Astra’s beautiful daylight output delivers outstanding colour accuracy. And, with no colour shift at any dimming level from 100-0.1% you can depend on Astra to deliver consistently reliable high-quality light all day.
Tough and durable
Built stronger to last longer, Astra is manufactured using durable, robust materials to withstand demanding broadcast and cine use. Designed to protect your investment, you can rely on Astra to work first time, every time to the same standard for a lifetime.
Simple to setup easy to control
Instant access intuitive control. Simple dials with no complicated menus make quick intensity adjustments easy. With no assembly required, Astra is ready to light right out of the box.
Flicker free output at any level
Fixing flicker in post is a thing of the past with Astra. With advanced LED control to create seriously stable and flicker free light at any shutter angle, frame rate or at any intensity level from 100 – 0.1% you can spend more time shooting and less time in the edit suite.
Take control of Astra in the studio or on location with wired RJ45 and XLR5 DMX options or go wireless with WiFi and Bluetooth options as well as Litepanels smart iOS apps for precision control at your fingertips.
- Cooling: active, silent operation
- Suspension and fixing: bracket for hanging and positioning
- Signal connection: Amphenol XLR 5p IN/OUT connectors
- Power connection: Neutrik powerCON TRUE1 IN/OUT connectors
- IP rating: 20
- Dimensions (WxHxD): 235x360x260 mm – (for pole operated version) 298x496x260mm / 9.25”x14.17”x10.24”
- Weight: 6kg / 13.23lbs