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WestcottSpiderlite TD3 Backlight Kit (120VAC)
 
5.0

(based on 4 reviews)

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Pros

  • Easy to set up (4)
  • Compatible (3)

Cons

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Best Uses

  • Photography (4)
  • Portraits (4)
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    • Was this a gift?:
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5.0

A very solid piece of kit

By Music Man5

from Normal, IL USA

About Me Semi-pro Photographer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Compatible
  • Easy To Set Up

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Photography
    • Portraits

    Comments about Westcott Spiderlite TD3 Backlight Kit (120VAC):

    I was looking for a background light to go with my Westcott Skylux (couldn't afford a second Skylux).

    I tried a few things but they didn't work very well. So I bit the bullet and ordered this kit.

    First out of the box was the stand. What a well constructed and solid stand. I was very impressed at this point.

    Next was the light itself and again I was impressed. Very well made out of sturdy metal parts. A very solid unit. Still very impressed.

    Putting the bulbs in was a little funky but I figured it out. Only thing I'd improve it the tilter bracket, it just seems odd to me.

    Not sure I care for the difuser but it be a big help when I have to transport it as it will help protect the bulbs.

    It's a constant light which is what I wanted. It's not the brightest light but it works for what I need it for.

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    5.0

    Perfect background light system

    By Ruffboy

    from Fort Worth, Texas

    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy To Set Up

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Photography
      • Portraits

      Comments about Westcott Spiderlite TD3 Backlight Kit (120VAC):

      I like the cool fluorescent TD3 continuos lighting system from Westcott, durable, adjustable light levels, easy to operate. This kit has a 3-light head with stand and a very unique reflector for keeping light spills off your subject and on the background. It even comes with a protective cover to protect the lamps so you can leave them on the head. The stand is short and just the right height. Very good design and construction overall. Certainly worth the investment.

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      5.0

      Nice added touch to portraits

      By tom

      from St Louis, Mo

      About Me Pro Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Compatible
      • Easy To Set Up
      • Lightweight Kit

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Photography
        • Portraits

        Comments about Westcott Spiderlite TD3 Backlight Kit (120VAC):

        It was the added touch my portraits needed

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        5.0

        Very Versatile

        By PMPhotoguy

        from Dallas Texas

        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Compatible
        • Easy To Set Up
        • Lightweight Kit

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Artificial Lighting
          • Photography
          • Portraits

          Comments about Westcott Spiderlite TD3 Backlight Kit (120VAC):

          Very soft even background light provides excellent separation. I have found this light works very well on location to fill shadows with soft even light. No more harsh strobe shadow casts.

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