Roberto Valenzuela: Clarity and Light

Photographers often have similar stories about discovering their love for taking pictures when they were young and received a camera from a family member or took a class in high school. Award winning photographer, educator and top selling author Roberto Valenzuela’s career began in high school but in a very different way than one would imagine. Click to read more!

Behind the Scenes at NFL Honors with the Chimera RingMAXX

Senior Photo Editor and lead photographer for the NFL, Ben Liebenberg gives us an amazing behind-the-scenes look at making press images for the NFL Honors.


Chimera Events at WPPI 2016

CABSAT Dubai 2016

March 8-10

From Film School to Grey’s Anatomy with Greg Reeves

As Assistant Chief Lighting Technician (Best Boy), Greg Reeves knows what’s going to happen next on Grey’s Anatomy but he’s not telling. In fact, he’s been privy to the secrets of this award-winning medical drama for more than a decade and has loved every minute of his tenure with the show.

Dealing With Change – And How Transitioning Can Be Good For Us All

“Any artist would benefit from learning other creative disciplines. We should all explore other arts and technologies, then combine them – what cognitive researchers call ‘unusual associations’. I think that’s a better strategy than just being a purist in one field.” – August Bradley

Why Super Pro X Lightbanks with M.D. Welch

Photographer M.D. Welch discusses why he chooses Chimera lightbanks over the competition for his work.

Adventures in Light with David Clifford

Some photographers are lucky enough to say they had a parent inspire them to pick up a camera. For David Clifford, his father was a longtime Minolta shooter with a subscription to American Photo magazine. Clifford’s story is one that follows an interesting narrative of immersing yourself in what you love, realizing when you have to make the hard choices of following passions, and setting yourself up for success with investing in yourself.

Chimera Lighting WPPI Show Special, active March 7th to March 18th 2016

20% Off Paul C Buff and Profoto Portrait Kits.

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Our First Ever Trade-In Promo


For a limited time only, 15% off any Chimera Lightbank / Speed Ring Combination with Trade–In.  

Any brand, any condition, trade in your well-loved gear and refresh your kit. Trade-ins must be complete with speed rings, support poles, and fabric body. Existing Chimera Customers are not required to trade in Chimera rings. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Cannot be applied to prior purchases. Non-transferable. Purchase must occur between December 1st – January 31 st 2015. 15% is based on MAP. Offer valid for Authorized Chimera Dealers based in the Continental US only.