Want to add some flexible LED panels to your lighting kit without breaking the bank? This 19-minute video tutorial by DIY Perks is for you. It’s a step-by-step guide on how you can assemble your own LED panel for about $60 by buying high CRI LED strip lights (~$25), a PWM LED dimmer (~$8), an articulating DSLR camera arm (~$18), some faux leather for the backing, some wiring and a solder gun.
Here’s what the finished product looks like:
These do-it-yourself panels can be bend into any shape you want, have dual color temperature (cool and warm), are super light, and can be mounted pretty much anywhere.