Best reflector for photography: 5 top models tested and rated

    | Accessories | Reviews | 07/05/2014 00:01am

    Best reflectors for photography: 05 Westcott 50cm 6-in-1 Reflector Kit

    Price: £75

    This Westcott 6-in-1 50cm (20in) kit offers just about every lighting option you could want, with one-stop and a two-stop diffusion panels, and two reversible covers offering a choice of gold, sunlight (gold/silver), silver and black.

    The size of this kit makes it ideal for both close-up and half-body portraits, and also for product photography.

    The two panels enable you to both diffuse and reflect light using the same kit, making it the most versatile kit we tested, but this also means the reflector takes up more room, and is heavier, than the other kits.

    SEE MORE: Free portrait lighting cheat sheet

    Pros: Rounded corners prevent the reflector rolling away when propped up; highly versatile

    Cons: It’s heavier than the other kits on test, and not as easily portable

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    Posted on Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 at 12:01 am under Accessories, Reviews.


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