The Chimera Large Shallow Video Plus Softbox is designed for use with a broad light with a wide throw such as a Tota light. With fabric rated for the heat of a continuous light up to 1200 Watts, the Large Shallow Plus for Video applications is ideal for work in cramped interiors where medium softening of a broad light is desired.
The "Plus" designation of this softbox means the front face of the softbox is removable. This softbox comes with a 3 diffusers. The 1/2 and 1/4 diffusers allow more light transmission and help to make the light more specular, or "less soft."
This softbox is made for lights with a very wide throw. The shallow depth of this softbox will not allow the light from a spotlight to spread out adaquately within the box. Exposure would not be as even across the entire front face of the softbox.
- This size is perfect for full-length portraits of groups of 3 - 4 people, or large objects.
- Recessed front helps to control light spill and facilitates the attachment of an optional honeycomb or fabric grid, or louvers.
- Equates to more headroom if the box is used overhead, or easier manuvering in cramped interior shoots.
- If used with strobe heads, the head must have a protruding flashtube, which will provide adaquate mixing of light inside the softbox.
- Required Speed (mounting) Rings are available separately for many manufacturers' strobes.