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Matthews24x36" Flag
 
4.9

(based on 30 reviews)

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    (26)

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    (4)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (27)
  • Long-lasting (15)
  • Attaches securely (9)
  • Attach securely (9)
  • Lightweight (8)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Indoors (20)
    • General purpose (15)
    • Outdoors (12)
    • Night time (7)
    • Portraits (6)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Pro photographer (15), Semi-pro photographer (7)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (19)

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    5.0

    Perfect Size

    By Litriem

    from Folsom, CA

    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

        First off I buy Matthews because they are quality and they last.
        Second I buy Matthews because they hold their value.
        I use flags to keep light from spilling where I don't want it. Avoid lens flare. Avoid light bouncing and illuminating where I don't want it. Subtracting light from a subject where needed.
        This size is a perfect size, since it is is large enough to cover but small enough to easily move around.

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        • No

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        5.0

        Great flag

        By Goran

        from Tel Aviv, Israel

        About Me Pro Photographer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Powerful

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Cutter
          • Flag
          • Indoors
          • Outdoors

          Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

          Excellent build quality. The 90 degrees design is clever and useful. Very lightweight. As all Matthews products it's of top notch quality.

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          • No

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          5.0

          Good old fashion Flag

          By Mark Twain

          from Savannah GA

          About Me Pro Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Attaches Securely
          • Durable
          • Long-Lasting

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • General Use
            • Indoors

            Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

            The flag is typical Matthews. Strong no nonsense good old fashion work horse. What you see is what you get. 24x36 is better suite for studio application. If on location, I'd get the smaller version.

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            • No

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            5.0

            very well made

            By Marc

            from Charlotte, NC

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                Its a flag that is made well and serves it purpose. It would be nice if it collapsed also but that is not something this one is suppose to do. So it is big and not as easy to transport.

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                • No

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                5.0

                The Black Hole

                By Tripod

                from Orange

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Attaches Securely
                • Durable
                • Good Color Value
                • Long-Lasting

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • General Use
                  • Indoors
                  • Outdoors
                  • Portraits

                  Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                  Well made. Reinforced border for long life. Light "SHALL NOT PASS". Works well as anti light for creating high contrast, sucks up light like a black hole

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                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Flag flying in!

                  By Brian

                  from Richmond, VA

                  About Me Pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Attaches Securely
                  • Durable
                  • Lightweight
                  • Long-Lasting

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                      This flag is great quality and does its job well. I prefer a built flag over the fold up stuff.

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                      • No

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                      5.0

                      24x36"Flag by Matthews

                      By lisa

                      from atlanta, ga

                      About Me Photography Student

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

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

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • General Use
                        • Indoors
                        • Low Light
                        • Night Time
                        • Outdoors
                        • Portraits
                        • Special Events

                        Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                        I ordered this product as backdrops for studio photographing. Since I am a beginner in photographing, I was impressed with the overall quality of the material. It was neatly packaged and it handles well when it have to hang it on the rods. The only draw back that like some materials, it is a lint collector!

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                        • No

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                        5.0

                        Black Flag

                        By Captain Unicorn

                        from Los Angeles, CA

                        Verified Buyer

                        Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                        Works Great!

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                        5.0

                        Blocks light like a flag should

                        By Phantompwr

                        from Cape Cod, MA

                        About Me Pro Photographer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Attaches Securely
                        • Durable
                        • Lightweight

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • General Use
                          • Indoors
                          • Outdoors

                          Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                          I use this to make shadows on things. JJ Abrams keeps telling me to stop blocking the lens flare with it, I'm not sure why. It fits into a C-stand grip head perfectly, like they were made to go together or something.

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                          5.0

                          Quality

                          By N/A

                          from NJ

                          Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                          The quality is very high in the construction of this flag. It screams pro.

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                          4.0

                          Good standard flag

                          By JD

                          from Philly

                          About Me Pro Photographer

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Durable

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • General Use

                            Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                            Good flag at a decent price.

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                            • No

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                            5.0

                            A useful and standard flag

                            By Bradidimus

                            from Salt Lake City, UT

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Attaches Securely
                            • Durable

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • General Use
                              • Indoors
                              • Outdoors

                              Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                              This flag is the perfect size, not too large to handle but not too small either. It's well built and blocks light off your lens or can cut a shadow perfectly. Necessary for any grip package.

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                                5.0

                                I would buy this product again

                                By Akjol

                                from Kyrgyzstan

                                About Me Pro Photographer

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Good Color Value
                                • Long-Lasting
                                • Powerful

                                Cons

                                • Flimsy
                                • Loses Charge Quickly
                                • Runs Hot
                                • Too Diffused

                                Best Uses

                                • Indoors
                                • Low Light
                                • Night Time
                                • Outdoors
                                • Portraits

                                Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                                It is very good product

                                • Was this a gift?:
                                • Yes

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                                5.0

                                Useful

                                By Mikey

                                from OKC

                                About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Durable
                                • Long-Lasting

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Indoors
                                  • Portraits

                                  Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                                  Necessary to keep a filter flash created background from being 'contaminated' by stray light from subject strobes. Solid construction with no light leakage, but a little weighty.

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                                  • No

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                                  5.0

                                  Great cutter flag

                                  By Sharkey

                                  from Oakland, CA

                                  About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Durable
                                  • Solid
                                  • Sturdy

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Filmmaking

                                    Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                                    Very sturdy. Blocks all light.

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                                    5.0

                                    Well built

                                    By BSim

                                    from Los Angeles, CA

                                    About Me Pro Photographer

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                    • Attaches Securely
                                    • Durable
                                    • Lightweight

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • General Use
                                      • Indoors
                                      • Low Light
                                      • Night Time
                                      • Portraits

                                      Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                                      This is a lot stronger than I anticipated. Works perfectly.

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                                      5.0

                                      Works great so far!

                                      By Nick

                                      from Grand Blanc, MI

                                      About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Attaches Securely
                                      • Durable
                                      • Good Color Value
                                      • Lightweight

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • General Use
                                        • Indoors
                                        • Night Time

                                        Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                                        Haven't used it too much, but was in excellent condition and is great quality material.

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                                        • No

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                                        5.0

                                        Great strong product

                                        By Sylvester Potter

                                        from New Jersey

                                        About Me Pro Photographer

                                        Verified Buyer

                                        Pros

                                        • Durable
                                        • Lightweight

                                        Cons

                                          Best Uses

                                          • Portraits

                                          Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                                          These flags are great and pretty large in size for a good beauty shoot. I used them with C-stands. They pretty much cannot be used with anything else other than a c-stand unless you buy the avenger grip kit and attach the super clamp to a table... That eliminates the need for one stand and is a cheaper alternative. Flags are NOT see through at all and one side has a velvet feel to it an absorbes light very very well. The construction is extremely solid and tightly sewn. Shipping is fast and secure as always.

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                                          • No

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                                          5.0

                                          Works well

                                          By iupui95

                                          from Germany

                                          About Me Semi-pro Photographer

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                                          Verified Buyer

                                          Pros

                                          • Durable

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Indoors

                                            Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                                            Good value. Does what it is supposed to do.

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                                            • No

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                                            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                             
                                            4.0

                                            Flag that light

                                            By Jason

                                            from Austin, TX

                                            About Me Pro Photographer

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Attach Securely
                                            • Durable
                                            • Long-Lasting

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • General Use
                                              • Indoors
                                              • Outdoors

                                              Comments about Matthews 24x36" Flag:

                                              Light is great but only when modified properly

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                                              • No

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