The new Flashpoint RoveLight is a 600w/s monolight with onboard power. It features a 22-step range adjustment from full power down to 1/128th power. It can be controlled on the rear panel of the light or via an included wireless controller. [Read more...]
The Elinchrom BXR series has been a staple monolight for several years, earning respect and logging hours from many pro and enthusiast photographers. The BXR line is now discontinued and the new ELC Pro HD line takes up the mantle. [Read more...]
Adorama has its Flashpoint DG400 monolight with LED modeling light for $129.95 (reg. $179.95) as a 24-hour Labor Day deal. The DG400 is a 200 w/s AC/DC monolight. You can see my earlier Flashpoint DG600 Review for a look at how the 300 w/s version worked. Check out DG400 24-hour deal here at Adorama.
The Impact VSD300 monolight and softbox kit is an all-inclusive lighting kit that contains the basics of what you need for an indoor 2-light studio setup.
The kit includes the following:
- (2) 300 w/s VSD300 monolights
- (2) 24×32″ softboxes
- (2) reflectors
- (2) sync cords
- (2) 8′ stands
At the time of this review, the full kit is available for $458.95 from B&H Photo. Just looking over the basic specs of what’s included and it is apparent that this is a good deal of gear for a rather small price.