Mola Softblog


A blog about softlighting

Mola user: Nick Dandalos

We initially came across Nick Dandalos’ stuninng work over at Modelmayhem. Nick is a London based fashion and glamour photographer with published work in a number of international men’s magazines. Here are some his mola-lit shots: In this gorgeous shot, Nick uses a clever technique of stacking 2 diffusers inside the Mola for a even softer centre-core of light. (We will discuss this technique in a later post) It was lit with a white 43.5″ Mola Mantti with stacked Opal […]

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Mola spotted: She’s Got the Look TV series

Spotted! Over on the TV series: She’s Got the Look, (a model competition for women over 35) we spot a 33″ Mola Euro in use! Below is a short video extract from Season 1, Episode 4… and the final stills… and some stills from the production of Season 2 showing some behind-the-scenes shots of the Mola in use.

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News: New Compression V2 + FLXGrid White

We are excited to announce the following products to the Mola range; Compression V2 After a long absence Mola re-introduces the Compression ring – speed ring mounting system called CompressionV2. CompressionV2 will be our standard speed ring mounting system starting in January 2010. Now the quickest and easiest way of mounting a variety of speed rings (see, in steel or aluminum. CompressionV2 works by applying equal pressure around the outside lip or body of the speed ring in conjunction […]

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Mola spotted: ViViD Magazine Editorial shoot

Spotted! We spot a 28″ Mola Setti in use by uber-talented David Nguyen for his ViVid Magazine photoshoot at The Montage Resort, Laguna Beach. Below is a behind-the-scenes video of the photoshoot using the setti outdoors. More of David’s gorgeous work can be found on his website – ViViD Summer Photo Shoot 2009 from Matt Rodgers on Vimeo.

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Seminar: Wedding Warrior Survival Guide

Incredible wedding / fashion photographer Walter Malabehar Cantu (of Kaizen Photo) is hosting a seminar on wedding photography and lighting on the 30th of January 2010 at Calumet Chicago. Walter has previously been featured on our ‘Who’s Using‘ section of the main Mola Light website. The seminar deals with a number of different lighting styles, but he will also cover Mola products. Details on the seminar are here. Also check out his blog for some mola-ry mention. beauty shots with […]

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