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PIXAPRO® LUMI 400 800Ws Twin Kit with Trigger & Receiver (400/400)

Product Code: A-020702   Availability: In stock
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Description

PLEASE NOTE: This video is not full a representation of what is included in this listing as some items are used for demonstration purposes only. Please see the “Specifications” tab for information on what this listing includes.

The PIXAPRO® LUMI 400 flash, is a stylish, robust, versatile and dependable studio monolight strobe suitable for both the serious Amateur photographer and the Pro User alike. It offers an impressive flash duration of up to 1/2000th of a second, as well as super-fast recycling time at just over one second.

The PIXAPRO® LUMI 400 features a bright 150w modelling lamp, and a 400Ws flash tube, that has a 6-stop power range (1/1 – 1/32 power) which can be adjusted in 2/10 of a stop increments. The power output is represented by 5.0 (min.) to 8.0 (max.) on the digital screen located at the back of the unit. The Lumi 400 also features an Auto-Dump feature, meaning that you don’t have to manually discharge your flash then you reduce its output power. The power of the flash and the modelling lamp can be adjusted using two control dial located at the back of the unit.

The PIXAPRO® LUMI 400 Twin head kit comes with a 16 Channel Wireless Trigger set, which allows you to control your flash heads remotely, removing the need to go up and individually adjust each and every light in your set up saving you precious time. It also features an intelligent slave cell that can be set to ignore a Pre-Flash allowing it to be used in conjunction with your TTL flashes with no problems, opening up a whole new world of lighting possibilities.

The Lumi 400 twin kit comes with 2x Lumi 400 Flash heads, 2x 150w Modelling bulbs, 2x lighting stands, a 60x90cm Softbox, 1x Pro AC Wireless Flash Trigger, 2x Pro AC Wireless Flash Receivers, 1x 33” Translucent White Shoot-through Umbrella, and a rolling case or storing and transporting your kit in.

The PIXAPRO Lumi 400 Twin Kit is the perfect addition to any studio.

 

Features

  • Simple Intuitive controls
  • 6 f-Stop Power Range with 30 step adjustment from 5.0 to 8.0 in increments of 0.1
  • Fast Recycling times
  • Flash Duration of up to 1/2000s (Dependant on flash output)
  • Digital Display to show Flash Output
  • Optional Wireless Remote power control and flash triggering system.
  • High-quality 150W modelling lamp
  • Multiple modelling control modes.
  • Anti-pre-flash function, allowing the Lumi 200 to be used with Speedlites.
  • Ideal for 
    • Baby photo and school portrait,
    • Beauty and fashion photography eg. make up and hair shoot
    • Still life shooting and product photography,
    • Event and wedding shooting eg. prom

 

  For instructions on how to set up and use this product, Please Click Here.

  To Find Out More About the PIXAPRO® Flash Ecosystem, Please Click Here.

  For Spec. & Price Comparison with other popular Brands, Please Click Here.


PLEASE NOTE

This product is provided with a UK 3-Pin Power cable, if you require an EU power cable please notify us when purchasing your item.

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SPECIFICATIONS

Model

PIXAPRO® LUMI 400

Max Power (WS)

400Ws

Guide Number

65

(m ISO 100)

 

Colour Temperature

5600 ± 200K

Operating Voltage

AC220-240V/50Hz

Power Output Control

OFF, 5.0~8.0 (1/32~1/1)

Modelling Lamp (W)

150W

Recycle Time

0.3~1.2s

Triggering Method

Sync cord, Test button, Slave triggering, Wireless control port

Flash Duration

1/2000~1/800s

Fuse

8A

Dimension

Flash diameter Φ12.5CM,  height of flash with handle 25CM,

 

length of flash with lamp cover 35CM

Net Weight

Approx.2kg

 

BOX CONTENT

Item Qty
PIXAPRO® Lumi 400 Flash Heads 2
Lighting Stands 2
60x90cm Softbox 1
33” Translucent White Umbrella 1
150W Modelling Bulbs 2
Pro AC Wireless Trigger 1
Pro AC Wireless Receivers 2
7" Reflector 1
Rolling Case 1
Power Cables 2

 

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Reviews for PIXAPRO® LUMI 400 800Ws Twin Kit with Trigger & Receiver (400/400)

(5)   By: ValVal | 6 December, 2016

Five Stars

Great product. Very happy with the quality.HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

(5)   By: Peter W. | 6 December, 2016

Brilliant product - just as it should be.

I already have two 200Ws Pixapro Lumi studio Flash heads which I am very happy with, but decided to get the more powerful 400Ws version as my main light so that there is plenty of power when using soft boxes with diffusers and other light modifiers. I decided to use this same UK based seller again because of their fast delivery service, UK backup and warranty and so I could be certain that it would be designed for UK voltage and fitted with UK 3 pin plug and power cable.
This light has all the features that I consider to be important: Flash brightness as claimed and verified using my light meter, wireless USB port for optional wireless control , 6 stop range, internal cooling fan, auto power dump, reflector supplied, glass dome lamp protector supplied, auto memory, LED power display.
I already have a wireless transmitter and spare receiver for use with this light and everything works as it should do. I like being able to switch off modelling lights remotely rather than using the manual switch on the back of the head to avoid shaking a hot modelling bulb and reducing its life span.
So everything is up and go for my next shoot in two days time

(5)   By: Simon Johns | 6 December, 2016

Lights, Camera, Awesome!,

Value for money here is paramount! - these strobes are awesome - Great power range, modelling lamp and solid reliable build. So good in fact i bought a second one. My goto gear people. Keep it up Pixapro!

(5)   By: VivaLaDeva | 6 December, 2016

Very impressive kit!

I bought this kit at the photography show after being able to try it out. I am seriously impressed with the quality of everything. The carrying case has wheels and is a bonus. Everything fits in the case including the stands and softboxes. Light heads have metal casing.Took everything out of the case, put together, plugged in triggers and transmitter and it worked perfectly first time. Very little delay between shots. I hardly noticed any to be honest. Not the lightest weight kit and I wouldn't recommend it if you aim to use public transport. .. but if it's in the car and off it's perfect. The softboxes are great quality and quite large at 60 x 90 cm. Not the easiest things to put up but it gets easier once you've done it a couple of times. I may get easy assemble softboxes in the future if I travel with it much. This kit has a 2 year warranty as well. Personally I'm delighted.

(5)   By: Simon Johns | 16 November, 2016

Lights, Camera, Awesome!

Value for money here is paramount! - these strobes are awesome - Great power range, modelling lamp and solid reliable build. So good in fact i bought a second one. My goto gear people. Keep it up Pixapro!

(Taken from our Amazon store to see this review please go to the following link:
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Questions & Answers

Answer:

The flash power is stored in capacitors inside the flash head and are not produced by the flash tube itself, so using a using a flash tube with a lower wattage capacity could result in blowing the flash tube blowing and cause damage to your flash head.

If you would like to reduce the power of your flash even further, there are a few things that you can do:

  • You could move your lights further back from your subject (doubling the distance of your light will reduce your light’s exposure by approximately two stops).
  • You can add extra diffusion to your modifier (e.g. diffusion material from a softbox, or the diffuser inside a 5in1 reflector etc.).
  • You can use Neutral-Density (or ND) gel filter on your modifier which you can purchase from most theatre supply stockists. (Please note: do not place ND Gel too close to the modelling bulb as it could prove to be a fire hazzard).
  • You could use an ND filter on your camera’s lens to reduce the amount of light entering your lens.

Any of the above techniques, by themselves or in combination will enable you to further reduce the light output from your lights.

Answer:

This product is provided with an UK 3-Pin Power Cable, if you require an EU cable please notify us when placing your order.

Answer:

To see a Specification & Price Comparison with other popular brands, please go to the following link HERE

Answer:

So long as all of your lights are set to the same channel, they should all fire regardless of what group they are set to. The groups are basically just for controlling the individual lights. If you need to have it so that only certain flashes fire, all you need to do is set the lights that you don’t need to the “OFF” setting from the trigger (represented by “OF” on the LCD display on the trigger, and on the Digital Display on the flash head).

For Example, if you set your key light to group 1, your side lights are set to group 2 and your hair light is set to group 3, then you decide that you don’t want your hair light to fire on this shot, all you need to do is simply turn the dial on your trigger to group three, and set that light to off (which is shown on the digital display on your trigger and light as “OF”), and then it won’t fire… Similarly if you didn’t want your key light to fire, then you’d just turn the dial to group 1 and set the key light to off, then your key light won’t fire anymore and so on and so forth.

Answer:

While the screen at the back of your camera will give you a fair idea of how your photograph is going to look, it doesn’t give you an accurate representation of your exposure as the screen on the back of your camera isn’t calibrated. If need to see a more accurate representation of your photograph as you shoot, it is possible to connect most DSLR cameras to your computer which will give you a more accurate representation of your exposure (tethering to a computer with a calibrated screen is recommended).

In order to do this, you will need software that supports “Tethered Capture” (such as Adobe Lightroom or Apple Aperture etc.) and also some way of connecting your camera to your computer (usually via a USB cable).

Please NOTE: Not all cameras support Tethered Capture, and not all software that supports tethered capture supports all cameras. Check with the manufacturers beforehand.

Answer:

While the screen at the back of your camera will give you a fair idea of how your photograph is going to look, it doesn’t give you an accurate representation of your exposure as the screen on the back of your camera isn’t calibrated. If need to see a more accurate representation of your photograph as you shoot, it is possible to connect most DSLR cameras to your computer which will give you a more accurate representation of your exposure (tethering to a computer with a calibrated screen is recommended).

In order to do this, you will need software that supports “Tethered Capture” (such as Adobe Lightroom or Apple Aperture etc.) and also some way of connecting your camera to your computer (usually via a USB cable).

Please NOTE: Not all cameras support Tethered Capture, and not all software that supports tethered capture supports all cameras. Check with the manufacturers beforehand.

Answer:

With our Pro AC Triggers, you have the ability to remotely control the Power Output of all of our flashes individually, or simultaneously in up to 16 different groups. This saves you from having to go up to each and every light individually to change the power of each light. It is also great for lights that are on a boom, removing the need to climb a ladder or to lower your boom to change the settings. You can also switch modelling lamps on and off with our triggers.

NOTE: Only compatible with PIXAPRO Studio Strobes and Portable Flashes.

Answer:

With our Pro AC Triggers, you have the ability to remotely control the Power Output of all of our flashes individually, or simultaneously in up to 16 different groups. This saves you from having to go up to each and every light individually to change the power of each light. It is also great for lights that are on a boom, removing the need to climb a ladder or to lower your boom to change the settings. You can also switch modelling lamps on and off with our triggers.

NOTE: Only compatible with PIXAPRO Studio Strobes and Portable Flashes.

Answer:

The Lumi heads all feature an intelligent slave mode (slave mode 2) which allows them to be triggered with a TTL speedlite or your Camera's pop-up flash. However your camera’s pop-up flash or speedlite can only be used to optically trigger the Lumi flashes.

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