A little while back, I posted an article where I reviewed the Brinkmann Dual Xenon Spotlight for light painting. At that point, it was the best light I'd seen for night photography and it became my favorite "brush" for light painting. The neutral to warm tint and the gentle, even cast of light worked well in a variety of light painting situations.
Problems With Availability
Not long after posting the article, supplies for the dual xenon spotlight dried up. I had stirred the interest in people's minds but now they couldn't find the light. As a result, I've had a pretty steady stream of people asking for an alternative light. And while, my dual xenon spotlight still works great for me, I felt the need to help find a good light to recommend to others so I decided to take another look at which light would be a best choice for the night photographer looking to add some light painting...