For Flash Lighting 3 head Flash adapter or Tri head flash adapter has 3 cold shoes to allow you to mount 3 speedlites, each cold shoe is adjustable to make the off camera flash secure. There is a threaded bush on the bottom with a 1/4 thread so it will fit to a ballhead, flash bracket or a lightstand. With an umbrella hole in the centre is comes with a locking screw, this can be used for umbrellas or umbrella softboxes like our Speedlight Softbox.
Very small the 3 head flash lighting adapter is an ideal accessory to slip into your bag for when needed, the cold shoes will screw off. This will then reveal a 1/4 thread which would allow you to attach a wireless trigger.
Take a look at the video to show you how it works and what it does.
TheStrobe Softbox 60 x 60cm is for all who use speedlites or off camera flash it is also available in 80 x 80cm. They come with an internal diffuser to smooth the light and the front diffuser just pushes on using hook and eye technology, this is tight and keeps the softbox shape. We have a Strobe Accessories Category that has lots of other items for use with Speedlights and off camera flash.
Speedlites are a great way to add light to your subject or use it in conjunction with ambient light, this will fit to a lightstand or tripod and with the included adapter allows you to angle the box to any angle you want.
We now have a video to show how to fold it to get into the small bag.
We now have the mark III strobe softbox back in stock for use with a speedlite. It is an improved design with the bracket coming in just 2 pieces, just unscrew the retaining screw slip the two parts of the bracket together and the bracket is ready just need to slip the softbox on. So this means the bracket is a lot sturdier than the old one and the tilting mechanism will lock in the position you set it, this also means not only do we have the 60 x 60cm softbox but now have the option of an 80 x 80cm softbox.
The great thing about these is that they pack away into a small bag and take up very little room so are very portable, unlike conventional softboxes with rods, speedring and cover to contend with and can take some time to erect very frustrating when you are in a hurry.
Take the portable folding softbox out of the bag and the softbox springs open, fit the speedring attach the diffusers and you are ready to go in a few seconds, it is just as easy and fast to pack away .
A good size 80cm x 80cm and has a detachable internal diffuser and of course an outer diffuser also removable. It can be used in conjunction with our strobist adapters so that speedlights can be used with it.
We do also have conventional softboxes and some with grids.
It now has a much sturdier metal bracket which has replaced the ball head and will take the heaviest of speedlights without a problem. It has an adjustable flash shoe which enables it to fit larger flash shoes like some Nikon speedlights and adjusts with a thumbscrew to avoid damage to the shoe, the bottom part of this is plastic to avoid any shorting on the speedlight. Like the mark I it fits to a standard lighting spigot but it now also comes with an adapter so that it will attach to a tripod with either 1/4 or 3/8th thread. Stobe Softbox
To start our special offers this month we have our superb premium studio case, this bag is real quality with rigid sides and reinforced corners this will take a lot of wear. It has a spacious interior with movable dividers that are secured by Velcro it also has two pockets on the outside ideal to fit the laptop into. It has a handle on the top, wheels on the bottom for easy handling.
This has 45% off the normal price we only have 10 at this price.
Large studio lighting case
Telescopic Background Support
Next up is the telescopic background support, a great support for muslin or paper rolls and has the advantage that the cross pole is telescopic and can be set to any length from 1.2 metres up to its maximum of 3.1 metres this has 10% off and will last up until the end of February.
For mini studio flash heads like portaflash that have a diameter of between 75mm and 95mm there are two softboxes 40 x 40cm softbox and 60 x 40cm softbox both have internal diffusers as well as the outer diffuser to spread the light evenly to stop any hot spots and they are very easy to erect.
Checkout the Special Offer category as there are some other things on specials such as the strobist flash bracket, chroma key blue muslin and the 95 cm octagonal universal fit softbox.
The humble umbrella softbox is sometimes a much better option than a conventional softbox and at the moment is on special. It will fit all makes and sizes of studio flash equipment, it will fit all that can accept an 8mm shaft umbrella. Can be used with cool working daylight bulbs, slave flash units, speedlights in conjunction with the flash bracket and studio flash heads.
It is quick to erect and take down, if you need to be mobile and portrait photography is your thing then you should consider this as it will fit the smallest of rooms. It measures 101cm in diameter, no one should be without one in there photoraphy lighting kit.
This is suitable for cool light continuous lighting kits but not suitable for hot lights like redheads.
Gavin Hoey explores the use of our 60 x 60cm strobist softbox, he explains in a clear way this particular strobist technique or speedlight technique. Gavin is second to none in his photography lighting tutorials making them easy to understand and brings his own brand of enthusiasm to it. Check out the strobist softbox and not forgetting our strobist flash bracket all in our strobist accessories category.
If you don’t want to invest in studio flash then the logical step towards studio lighting is the strobist route, we have in stock 60 x 60cm strobist softbox that will allow your to use your speedlight or off camera flash. This will give you a highly portable studio lighting setup we also have a flash bracket that will let you mount your flash gun, it will also accepts studio umbrellas. You will find these in our new strobist accessories category