The traditional one-light Clamshell set-up consists of the main light in this case the LUMI200II, being placed centred in front of your subject, raised slightly above eye level. A boom stand is commonly used for this set up as the light can be boomed over your subject so that the stands centre-column doesnt end up in the frame.
The reflector is then used to provide subtle fill from underneath your subjects chin. This is the go-to lighting set up for many commercial headshot photographers, as well as beauty photographers. The PIXAPRO® LUMI II 400 flash (Godox Gemini GS400 II), is a robust and dependable studio monolight strobe suitable for both the serious, amateur photographer and its ideal for entry-level home studio use. Its also a great starter when moving from speedlite to studio flash, which offering around 6 times power output than a flashgun. Its small and compact with every feature you will need from a studio flash such as power, built-in receiver, slave mode, fast recycling time and flash duration.
Its also part of THE ONE SYSTEM, which you can mix and match any PIXAPRO range flash. It offers an impressive flash duration of up to 1/2000th of a second, Short flash durations for sharper images and stopping motion. The fast recycling time at just over one second allows you to take more frequent shots and you will hear a Programmable ready beep sound when the flash is ready for next flash. The PIXAPRO® LUMI II 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 1/10 of a stop increments.
It also features an intelligent slave cell (Pre-flash detector system) cell that can be set to ignore a Pre-Flash, which enables the use of the LUMI alongside speedlights or any other TTL strobe. It has 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.Visual Flash Confirmation option is available to set modelling lamp comes on to confirm the flash has been triggered. The PIXAPRO® LUMI II 400 features a built-in 2.4GHz flash receiver, which allows it to be used in conjunction with the ST-III, ST-IV, ECO 2.4 or Pro AC 2.4GHz flash Triggers.
This allows you to control your flash heads remotely such as flash power settings, Modelling lamp on/off, changing groups & channels and Triggering. Its part of 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 with full control and even high-end cameras from Hasselblad, Leica and PhaseOne with basic control. It also has a 3.5mm sync jack allowing it to be triggered by a sync cable, or other radio triggering systems. The Clamshell lighting set up is commonly used in beauty and headshot photography to produce a soft, glowing light which is flattering to most subjects.The traditional one-light Clamshell set-up consists of the main light, being placed centred in front of your subject, raised slightly above eye level. 6 F-Stop Power Range 1/1 1/32. 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. Anti-Pre-Flash Function, allowing the LUMI400 II to be used with Speedlites. Auto Memory to recover your previous settings. Compatible with a wide range of S-Type Accessories and Modifiers. OFF, 5.0 8.0 (1/1 1/32). 0.3s - 1.5s. Sync Cord, Test Button, Slave Triggering, Wireless Control Port. Flash Diameter 12cm, Height with Handle 25cm, Length with Lamp Cover 35cm.
PRO AC 2.4GHz Flash Trigger. The item "LUMI II 400 Clamshell Lighting Kit Studio Flash Strobe Photography Mains Power" is in sale since Monday, June 29, 2020. This item is in the category "Cameras & Photography\Lighting & Studio\Flash Lighting\Flash Lighting Kits". The seller is "tsl-2009" and is located in Brierley Hill.This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe.