In photography, lighting is going to make or break your photo, so it isn’t something that you will want to overlook. By purchasing a quality lighting set, you can ensure that you’re getting the best lighting that is going to make your subject, be it a person or a product, stand out.
For folks who are new to the craft and don’t know a lot about choosing a lighting system, it can be an intimidating experience trying to choose one. However, we feel that the LimoStudio Photography Video Softbox Lighting Light Kit is a great option.
When you purchase the LimoStudio Photography Video Softbox Lighting Light Kit, you will receive:
- 1 86” tall light stand
- 1 Full spectrum light bulb 105W Photography Photo CFL 6500K Daylight Balanced Pure White Light
- 1 Octagon Softbox video studio portrait lighting light
The light stand is lightweight and adjustable so you can direct the light as low as 53” and as high as 100”. With the Softbox, you can adjust the angle for the perfect shot. Assembly for the Softbox is incredibly easy because all you have to flip it and it will pop-up on its own.
What Customers Say
Of the people who purchased this product, 84% left 4 or 5-star reviews. The common feel of this light kit is that it is well worth the money—some even stated that they felt this particular kit was one of those “too good to be true” type deals. All in all, the customers felt the kit was easy to set up, provided excellent lighting, and it exceeded their expectations.
Of the remaining 16% of people who purchased the product, they felt that the set up was better suited for amateur studios rather than professional ones. One customer felt that they were “utterly swindled” when they purchased this product because when everything was set up and plugged in, it didn’t work. One reviewer even said that the light was top heavy, it fell over, and the bulb broke causing “an environmental catastrophe.”
Looking for a light kit for your photography/video business can be a bit of a headache, especially if you’re new to the business and you aren’t rolling in the dough. The LimoStudio Photography Video Studio Continuous Softbox Lighting Kit is an affordable solution for just under $40.
While there are some people, who feel that the light is top heavy or the product wasn’t even worth the money you paid, we feel that it is a good choice. Especially if you are just getting started and you’re on a tight budget. We do recommend that you handle the product with care, or you attach a weight to the bottom if you’re concerned about the light toppling over—just to be on the safe side. Other than that, this is a great choice!