Best ring light in 2024: beautiful lighting for vlogging, video calls and selfies

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ESDDI PLV-R432 ring light

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The Quick List ↩
1. Best all-rounder – Razer Ring Light
2. Best for professionals – Lume Cube Ring Light Pro
3. Best value – Neewer Ring Light Kit 18"
4. Best for small spaces – Rotolight Ultimate Vlogging Kit
5. Best for smart devices – Xinbaohong Clip-On Selfie Light
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How we test

The best ring lights used to be just for vloggers and Tiktokers, but now they're essential for anyone attending virtual work meetings as well as Zooming or Facetiming with friends and family. 

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.