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This LUMI 400 Portrait 3 head kit (Advanced Plus) comes with all you need to get started in portrait. The LUMI 400 Flash units are very similar in features to the LUMI 200 Portrait 3 head kit (Beginner) both are part of the ONE SYSTEM giving you the ability to mix and match with any other flash in the PIXAPRO range, making any future expansion a breeze, and both have a built-in receiver, slave mode, fast recycling time and flash duration except the LUMI 400 will provide you with the advantage of an extra combined power of 600Ws, giving you the ability to have your lights further away from your subject for an even greater spread of light and to shoot a smaller aperture for larger depth of field so that more of the subject is in sharp focus in your final image. Too powerful – not a problem you can turn down the power to the lowest power point of 1/32.or can use a smaller aperture, or a Neutral-Density filter on your lens. This kit consists of 3x LUMI 400 II Flash Head Units which comes with some great features such as built-in receiver, slave mode, fast recycling time and flash duration making it simple to achieve the most versatile three-point lighting set-up. This will provide an even light coverage giving professional-looking results. The kit also comes witha plethora of accessories all key backdrop colours - low key (Black), high key (white) or green screen (green) , 2 x Stands, 1x Boom Stand which can be used as either a hair light, or to reduce background shadows, 2 x 60x90cm Softbox, a 40” Umbrella, 1x 7" Reflector, AC Trigger. Roller case, and a Modifier Accessory kit to help add oomph to your images, This kit has been created to be used for Portrait photography but is an adaptable kit making it suitable to a wide variety of photography industries including Fashion, Beauty, Product, Commercial and many other types of flash lighting setups.
Easy to use: the LUMI400 features a clear bright LCD display, with simply control to adjust the power, groups, or channels easily at the push of a button.
Power: at 400Ws this flash will provide a burst of light suitable for almost any situation, it can be lowered to just 1/32 of the power giving a minimal of 12.5W.
Flash duration: it offers an impressive flash duration of up to 1/2000th of a second, Short flash durations for sharper images and stopping motion.
Recycling time: the fast recycling time at just over one second allows you to take more frequent shots with very little waiting time
The ONE system: The ONE System, which you can mix and match any PIXAPRO range flash. The universal flash is compatible with popular camera brands from Canon, Nikon, Sony, Olympus, Fuji, Pentax
intelligent slave cell: it can be set to ignore a Pre-Flash, which enables the use of the LUMI alongside speedlights or any other TTL strobe
Automatic temperature-controlled ventilation: to ensure it is safe and protected when shooting frequently, the cooling fan will kick in to protect the flash when running at high temperatures.
Fitting: compatible with a wide range of S-Type Accessories and Modifiers, the included softbox’s will simply attach to the front.
Shape: the rectangular shape helps to emulate a natural window light giving a more uniform effect, great especially for portraits and commercial photography and also useful when used as a fill light.
Highly reflective interior: helps to bounce the light around for maximum light efficiency, also the black exterior material in line to reduce the light spill.
Two layer Diffusion: helps to create a more even coverage of light giving you more control and helping to further reduce harsh shadows.
Interchangeable fitting: a unique design which allows it to be used with a wide variety of different flashes meaning you can use this on almost any flash on the market. (Comes supplied with an S-Type ring).
Made of High quality, durable, translucent-white Nylon to produce a soft, wide-spread light for lighting large areas. It has a lightweight eight-spoked metal Frame with an 8mm shaft to allow it to collapse to a compact form for easy transportation and quick and easy set up.
Included is a
· 60cm (23”) 5 in 1 Reflector: ideal reflector for half length portraits or small to medium sized product shots. Comes with 5 different colour sleeves black, wavy soft gold, silver, white and translucent white and folds to a 1/3 of its size.
· Background Reflector: is fully rotatable and has a 45° Degree cut to give an elliptical opening, comes with two fitted spring clips to attach gels (not included) and an interchangeable speedring (comes supplied with S-Type ring)
· Floor Stand: Lightweight compact design, constructed of high quality metal allows you to get your light very low to the ground or to hide behind a subject. It’s possible to extend to a full length of 66cm and as little as 9cm.
· 60x90 Recessed softbox: to help emulate a natural window light on all three lights
Each Backdrop is made from 100% high quality and durable Muslin Cotton construction to help protect this from unwanted damage and prevent deterioration and is machine washable, It’s size is 3m wide by 6m long making this background ideal for large group shots and full body portraits, making sure that your entire shooting area is covered and comes in three colours in this kit Green, Black and White.
3 Tier Extension: making it collapsible to a height of 75cm and fully extend to 240cm.
Air Cushioned Dampening System: this helps to prevent any sudden drops to minimise the risk of damage to your equipment or causing injury to yourself.
Interchangeable Spigot: comes with the most popular universal 1/4" and 3/8” thread which makes it easy to use with other units up to 5kg.
Comes in three parts one telescopic crossbar and two air-cushioned light stands giving you an adjustable width between 1.2m and 3m, and an adjustable height of between 280cm right and 100cm minimum height allowing a wide range of adjustments, making it suitable for different sized backgrounds and backdrops. Constructed of Aluminium making it light weight but durable taking up to a weight of 8Kg. comes all included in a Heavy Duty Carry Bag.
16 channels: ensuring you will have no interference or interfere with others Devices, while also allowing you to control in groups or individually.
Up to 50M working Distance: as it uses radio waves it does not require a direct line of sight with your flashes for them to work, allowing you to work at greater distances (up to 50m) from your flash, giving you more flexibility.
Padded Interior: providing maximum protection for your equipment, and can be divided into up to six compartments.
Strong Carry Straps: fixated around the bag to ensure that you can move the roller case around when using heavier equipment.
Large Castor Wheels: comes with two wheel so it can be used to wheel the case around making it easy for using on location or just travelling across town to shoot an event.
This LUMI 400 Portrait 3 head kit (Advanced Plus) comes with all you need to get started in portrait photography. The three x 400W flashes are sure to give sufficient power for almost any situation and can easily be controlled via the wireless trigger, offering fast and easy setup and use. The two air cushioned stands will provide a stable platform to mount your lights, along with the adaptable Boom Stand which can be used to create an overhead light or simply as another Stand. Combining the softbox’s to emulate natural window light and the umbrella to offer a wide spread diffused light, teamed with the choice of three Backdrop colours, Backdrop Stand, and Modifier Accessory Kit all to help control your light spill- it includes everything you need to achieve the most versatile lighting set up. The kit can also be packed away in the included roller case to make it easily portable or storing away. This kit has been created as an introduction kit to Portrait photography but is an adaptable kit making it suitable to a wide variety of photography industries including Fashion, Beauty, Product and Commercial.
NOTE: Boom stand comes in a separate box and does not fit inside the supplied rolling case.
For more information on the products included within this kit please see the links below:
Please Note: PiXAPRO Flash and Triggering Systems are fully compatible with Godox 2.4GHz Triggers, which will allow you to mix both Godox and PiXAPRO Equipment together without issue.
|Max Power (WS)||400Ws|
|Guide Number||65 (m ISO 100)|
|Colour Temperature||5600 ± 200K|
|Power Output Control||OFF, 5.0~8.0 （1/32~1/1）|
|Modelling Lamp (W)||150W|
|Triggering Method||Sync cord, Test button, Slave triggering, Wireless control port, Built-in 2.4GHz receiver.|
|Dimensions||Flash diameter Φ12.5CM, height of flash with handle 25CM, length of flash with lamp cover 35CM|
|Net Weight||Approx. 2.0kg|
|Accessory Mount||Bowens S-Type|
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