Best studio flash kits? 6 models tested and rated
Elinchrom D-Lite 4 it Studio To Go
Price: £550, $790
Buy it: www.theflashcentre.com
Matching the Bowens for power, the Elinchrom kit is also based on two 400Ws heads, but with 66cm square softboxes (If you prefer brollies, Elinchrom sells high-quality models for around £25.)
Everything is beautifully made, combining sturdy build quality with precision control. A DVD video guide is included.
A wireless trigger system is included – the transmitter slots into your camera’s hotshoe.
Push-button controls for power adjustments are accurate, calibrated in 1/10th f-stops, and output remains consistent.
Auto power-dumping works well.
The Elinchrom kit boasts superb build quality, and is amazingly easy to use
Pros… Excellent quality, and it has a wireless trigger system
Cons… You can’t use third-party umbrellas with it
WE say… Highly effective, well put together, and a joy to use
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PAGE 2: Elinchrom D-Lite 4 it Studio To Go
PAGE 3: Interfit EXD200 Home Studio Kit
PAGE 4: Lastolite Lumen8 SV 400w Softbox Kit
PAGE 5: Photo Basics 2-Light Educational Kit
PAGE 6: Proline Apollo 180/180 Twin Head Kit
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