Nowadays, ellipsoidal light play an increasingly important role in stage lighting. However, many stage lighting technician still confused about ellipsoidal lighting fixtures, especially hear difference words about ellipsoidal, profile spotlight, source four and LEKO and so on.

Therefore, COYO sorted out 6 lighting technician and buyers’ most concerned and confused questions about ellipsoidal spotlight and gave you the most objective answers.

Let’s dive right in now, and you can click on the question that interest you.

LED Ellipsoidal Light

1. What is Ellipsoidal Light ?

Ellipsoidal Light, also is called Ellipsoidal Reflector Spotlight,it is the name for a type of stage lighting equipment, named for the ellipsoidal reflector used to collect and direct the light through a barrel that contains a lens. Ellipsoidal Reflector Spotlight may also be referred to as Profile Spotlights (especially in Europe) because the beam can be shaped to the profile of an object.

Theatre professionals may refer to it as an “ellipse” or “ellipsoidal”. “Source Four” is a brand name, and that term is used too. Most of time you may also hear long-time stagehands call it a “Leko”. The most popular Ellipsoidal Lighting fixtures is the LED Ellipsoidal on the market.

2. Why choose Ellipsoidal Light ?

There are many beam angles that can be selected and applied according to needs. The main feature of ellipsoidal lights is that it can cut the spot into various shapes such as squares, diamonds, triangles, etc., or project various gobos. It is generally used for close-up lighting of stage objects and characters.

The ellipsoidal light can obtain a narrow beam light , a strong sense of direction, and a clear edge. The smaller its beam angle, the farther the range. The clear beam of the ellipsoidal spotlight is very suitable for creating the beam of characters in the dark field and the beams that want to highlight the performance such as table flowers and road guides.

3. What is Feature of LED Ellipsoidal ?

Compared to traditional Ellipsoidal spotlight with HPL575 or 750W Halogen bulb, now the main Ellipsoidal Fixtures is LED Ellipsoidal Fixtures on the theater ellipsodals market,LED Ellipsoidals’ with Energy saving, high luminous flux optical lens combination, high CRI, extremely uniform spot, no blue edge, adjustable angle many features.

COYO LIGHTING focus on LED Ellipsoidal Stage Lights to show you Ellipsoidal LED World and help you to choose the best ed ellipsoidals for your theater projects, and saving your money in Ellipsoidal Spotlight.

4. What is LED Ellipsoidal Light Sort ?

There are two difference kind of LED Ellipsoidal Lights based on degree with Fixed LED Ellipsoidals and Variable Zoom LED Ellipsoidals

1) Fixed degree LED Ellipsoidal Light

Common fixed degree of lens have 19 degree, 26 degree, 36 degree and 50 degree for LED Ellipsoidal.

How to choose four difference lens degree ellipsoidal LED? You only need to remember a piont, that one is small distance choose large degree, another key point is large distance choose small degree ellipsoidal fixture. Such as the ellipsoidal between target of stage is 10 meters, you need to choose 50 degree or 36 degree Ellipsoidal LED Lights. If the distance is 20 to 30 meters, you need to choose 19 degree or small angle ellipsoidal light.

2) Variable Zoom Ellipsoidal Light

The most common Variable Zoom Lens is 12°to 30°and 25°to 50°for the Ellipsoidal Lighting fixture.


5. The Best 3 LED Ellipsoidal Light 2021 ?

CSL-P200HD Specification:

Input Voltage: AC100V-240V, 50/60Hz
Max Power Consumption: 200W
Color Rendering Index(CRI): Ra≥90
LED source: 200W Warm White or Color White/Bi-color/ RGBW Color
LED Life time: over 50,000 hours
Beam angle: 19/26/36/50 degree(optional)
Control mode: DMX512, Auto run and Master/Slave
Focus: can be adjusted by hand
DMX channels: 1/2CH (Single color), 8CH(RGBW)
CMY color mixing systern,With CTO filter
Electronic strobe: 0-20Hz
Electronic dimmer: 0-100%
High-quallity optical system DMX controled iris Glass rflector
Housing: plastic PVC,Small volume, lightweight,Insulated handle
Housing color: black, white
Cooling system: 2 Low noise fans to transfer the heat
IP Rating: IP20
Connector:PowerCon In & Out, DMX In & Out
N.W.: 9KG
G.W.: 14KG
Packing Size: 68x32x33cm

CSL-P300 Specification:

Voltage :AC100-240V 50-60Hz
Max.power consumption: 300W
LED Color: 300W Cool White/Warm White COB LED
Led Lamp : Imported Led
Color Rendering Index(CRI): Ra≥90
Fixed Lens: 19°/26°/36°/50°(optional)
Iris: optional
Dimming Curve: 4 kinds
Dimming Mode Frequency: 500HZ – 25000HZ optional
Strobe: 1-25times/sec
Focus: Can be adjusted by hand
Technology: High-quality optical system , glass reflector
Light body: Die Casting Aluminum
Feature of housing: sturdy and durable,corrosion-resistance and Oxidation resistance.
Control Protocol: RDM / DMX
Control System: DMX, Auto run and Master/Slave
DMX Channels: 1/2CH(single color), 3/6CH(RGB), 4/7(RGBW)
Net Weight : 10.5KG
Gross Weight: 12 KG
Packing Size:70x30x31cm

CSL-P300IP Specification:

LED Sources Optional: 300W RGBAL 5in1,200W/300W Warm White/Daylight
Fully Tuneable from 2,700 to 12,000K(RGBAL 5in1)
Zoom Function: Auto zoom by DMX
Beam Angle: 15°-30°
Shutter controlled by DMX (auto cutting to any shapes)
Dimming Frequency: 500HZ – 25000HZ optional
Shutter controlled by DMX (auto cutting to any shapes)
HSIC color management system
Touch screen: LCD with touch screen
Control Protocol: RDM / DMX
Control System: DMX, Auto run and Master/Slave
Cooling System: Fan-less no noise
IP Grade: IP65 waterproof


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