By Kelsey Dzintars Staff Writer

I initially killed my companion’s night vision with the first 90 lumen click, but his annoyance was quickly replaced with an impressed “Ooooh,” as I dimmed the brightness by holding down the light’s single button. The Spot ($39.95) is a versatile lamp in a simple design, including proximity and distance modes, dimming, strobe, red night vision and lockout. Warning: You may be so busy playing in the dark that you forget it’s your bedtime.