No text, just a link to the article on Gizmodo. (They'll be installing these on my street next summer.)
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James Sinks: "We've been getting these in northern Virginia for the last few years, particularly in Arlington, which is waging an enormously wasteful and counterproductive war on the night. LEDs quite a different photographic experience from sodium vapor lamps. They're rather blue, but with a decent spectrum, so color differentiation is good and you can white balance them without too much hassle. The most common model I've seen has multiple emitters without a diffuser, which makes for some seriously nasty flare. But on the plus side, they shouldn't flicker (I haven't tested it...but flicker occasionally crops up when I'm shooting under vapor lamps or fluorescents) and don't cycle off at EOL. The latter will really be a godsend. I can't tell you how many hours of my life have been spent waiting for a dying light to cycle off, or on, or reach exactly the right part of its cycle to give me the color I want, so I can finish my damned picture and go to bed."
Jim G: "Ah, electricity, how much I miss it. (I'm outside of Philadelphia. Best estimate for power is next week!)"