Is Flash Photography Dead?
Advances in LED technology and associated optics now offer more flexibility for the use of portable, continuous light. LED fixtures are bright enough to provide sufficient exposure and eliminate the complications of using flash and strobes. The latest LED panels are efficient, durable and most important, provide high output at a reasonable cost.
L.E.D.s produce a soft and adjustable light that’s ideal for macro photography. – David Peterson
Photographers who shoot portraiture, food & commercial products, weddings and incorporate videos in their portfolio benefit from the use of LED panels and continuous lighting.
From: Digital Phot Secrets – Is Flash Photography Dead? By David Peterson http://www.digital-photo-secrets.com/tip/2032/is-flash-photography-dead/