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WestcottIlluminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52"
 
4.8

(based on 12 reviews)

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Pros

  • Durable (10)
  • Lightweight (5)
  • Good color value (4)
  • Good power output (4)
  • Long-lasting (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Outdoors (10)
    • Indoors (7)
    • General purpose (5)
    • Portraits (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Semi-pro photographer (4), Photo enthusiast (3), Professional (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (7)

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    5.0

    Solid Construction

    By Tony

    from Yuma, AZ

    About Me Photo Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Outdoors
      • Portraits

      Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

      I think this is my new favorite reflector.

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      • No

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      5.0

      Great tool

      By Mike

      from menlo park, ca

      About Me Photo Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Good Color Value
      • Lightweight
      • Long-Lasting
      • Powerful

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Indoors
        • Low Light
        • Outdoors
        • Portraits

        Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

        Great for location shoots as well as in studio

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        • No

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        5.0

        Nice product

        By hardik

        from surat, gujarat, india

        About Me Photography Student

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attaches Securely
        • Durable
        • Lightweight
        • Long-Lasting
        • Powerful

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Indoors
          • Outdoors
          • Portraits

          Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

          Easy to use and looks its durable for long time use.

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          • No

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          5.0

          Illuminator Reflector 6in1 52" Westcott

          By JENN Photography

          from Ontario, Canada

          About Me Professional

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight
          • Reliable

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday use
            • Home
            • Portraits
            • Studio
            • Traveling

            Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

            Reflector used for studio and location work.

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            • No

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            5.0

            Nice to have

            By peopleshooter

            from Chicago

            About Me Professional

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy To Use
            • Lightweight
            • Reliable

            Cons

            • Bulky

            Best Uses

            • Portraits

            Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

            I use this for portraits and find it helpful. I had read reviews that this reflector was hard to fold up and get back in the case but I don't find that at all. Maybe they have improved it. Good value too!

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            • No

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            4.0

            Versatile reflector kit, but...

            By Goos

            from White Bear Lake, MN

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Powerful

            Cons

            • Dual layer edge too thick

            Best Uses

            • Indoors
            • Outdoors

            Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

            Perfect size for 3/4 length (or tighter) portraits. Not too big, not too small. This is a quality product that is well-made.

            The one issue I have with it is that when the outer silver/gold cover is put over the diffuser frame, the extra black edging fabric will no longer squeeze into a standard reflector arm bracket. I was forced to "rig" up my own supplemental clips to accommodate the larger edge due to the extra layer of fabric.

            Be careful when directing this thing at your subject, because it can be very uncomfortable for their eyes (think: burnt retinas!).

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            • No

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            4.0

            Great Value

            By SHibb

            from Waukesha, Wisconsin

            About Me Photo Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Good Color Value

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • General Use
              • Outdoors

              Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

              I have used this product outdoors for portrait work. It's sturdy and folds up fairly compact. It's all the reflector you could need in one convenient package.

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              • No

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              5.0

              Excellent Reflector

              By Brian

              from New Mexico

              About Me Semi-pro Photographer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Durable

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • General Use
                • Indoors
                • Outdoors
                • Special Events

                Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

                I use this product for weddings and location portraits. It is well built and having two frames provides a lot of flexibility lighting setups.

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                5.0

                Best Reflector kit?

                By David

                from Miami, FL

                About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Attach Securely
                • Durable
                • Good Color Value
                • Long-Lasting
                • Powerful

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Outdoors

                  Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

                  The size is perfect to use easily everywhere.
                  I thought it will be more complicated to fold, but i wasn't at all :)
                  I've used so far the gold, metallic, and 1 stop.

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                  5.0

                  Nice Kit

                  By Seraphic Imago

                  from Central Missouri

                  About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Durable
                  • Good Color Value

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • General Use
                    • Indoors
                    • Low Light
                    • Outdoors

                    Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

                    I love this kit - 2 panels, and then reversible covers for black, silver, gold, and sunset ..

                    They are large- you get full body coverage with these.

                    The metal bar can twist in these, but it's pretty easy to straighten back out .. a little patience and it'll flip back where it belongs.

                    Watch the available videos to know the right way to collapse them - otherwise .. they are a breeze to use.

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                    5.0

                    Large ... Square ... No Problem!

                    By RJS

                    from Central Missouri

                    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Multipurpose Kit

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • General Use
                      • Indoors
                      • Outdoors
                      • Special Events

                      Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

                      Well, they are large, 52" to be exact - yea, okay.

                      Personally the alleged DVD is something of a joke, sure it's there- but the one in my kit didn't tell me anything about this kit ... it's a sales DVD, "please buy our other awesome products" -

                      The panels are color coded, and yes- you get 2 52" panels, and a zippered reversible cover-

                      It all comes inside a zipper case, like pretty much all of this type does.

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                      4.0

                      Nice consolidation

                      By RB

                      from Portland, OR

                      About Me Professional

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • General Use
                          • Indoors
                          • Outdoors

                          Comments about Westcott Illuminator Reflector Kit 6-in-1 - 52":

                          Nice to pack one reflector and know you have such a variety of surfaces.
                          I was bringing several pop-open reflectors, not any more.

                          Pretty bulky, but I also kneel or sit on it!

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