Home > Westcott 16" Mini Apollo Speedlight Softbox Modifier Kit
|Sets up in seconds.|
The convenience of an umbrella meets the control of a softbox. Built on an umbrella frame, the Apollo light modifiers sets up in seconds to create the best portable softbox on the market.
Perfect for on location, home studio, or studio on the go.
Collapsing to only 17 long, this unit easily fits into most backpacks or gear bags. Â It's compact size makes for an ideal hair light or accent light.
Fits into a backpack.
The Apollo light modifier is a perfect pair with speedlites offering soft box control with the set up ease of an umbrella. An optional 5015 Shoe Mount bracket is required to mount the speedlite and Apollo onto a light stand with full tilting capability.
Perfectly paired with speedlites.
No need for an adapter ring as virtually all style studio lights come standard with an umbrella receptacle to attach the Apollo light modifier.
Fits virtually all compact studio lights.
A perfect accent light or hair light, this unit is only 16" x 16" in size and provides 104-degrees of light spread allowing control of where exactly the light falls.
104-degree light spread.
Face the light forward through the white diffusion front for specular highlights. Specular highlights will provide a "hot spot" on your subject with a greater fall off from highlights to shadows.
For a softer and more even light, an optional 2875 reflector plate may be purchased. This in-expensive bracket acts as a mirror bouncing the light back towards the back of the Halo light modifier resulting. This end result is your subject being very evenly light with just a gradual fall off from highlight to shadow. This is the same affect is using a softbox with the internal baffle and outer diffusion panel both in place.
Soft, even light.
Fabrics are pure in color so the color temperature going into the fabric is the same color temperature coming back out.
For larger speedlites, an optional L-Centering bracket is available (8015). Â This bracket will center your flash directly inside the mini Apollo so it does not touch the top of the light modifier.
Optional centering bracket.
A common question
however, more than 90% of the time TTL can be read through the diffusion front of this Apollo."
- (1) 16-in. Mini Apollo (L-Bracket and shoe mount-tilter sold separately)