From January 2013 to January 2016 Holben was the lighting columnist for TV Technology magazine, replacing the venerable Bill Klages, ASC.
"Shape and Shadow with the Ellipsodial Reflector Spotlight"
Lighting 101 about the ERS fixture.
"What to See in Lighting at NAB"
Checking out the show floor at NAB
"Inverse Square Dancing"
An expanded look at inverse square law.
"Estimating Green Screen Lighting"
A look at how to figure out the light necessary for a green screen.
"Additive and Subtractive Color Mixing"
A primer in color theory
"Don’t Leave Home Without These Lighting iApps"
From a not-a-Mac guy
"Maintaining Proper Color Temperature While On the Go"
Loving that ExpoDisc
"The Art of the Mired Measurement"
"Incident or Reflected: Using a Light Meter"
"Using a Light Meter to Maintain Atmosphere"
Seeing Through the Eye of the Fresnel
The Composition Of Sunlight
Fixtures 101: Tungsten
The Parabolic Aluminum Reflector
LED Is Coming of Age
Light Sources 101: HMIs
Exploring the Use of Space Lights
An Exercise in Vintage Hard Light
Changing Light Intensity
Of Course, There’s an App for That!
Blackness: A Three-Tiered Approach
LEDs: An Update on Studio Lighting
Lighting: Back to Front Or Front to Back?
LED: Studio Lighting Update
Working Girl Fitness: Small and Simple Shoot
The Power of Lighting