The 2-Light D5 Daylight Octabox Kit with Carry Case from Westcott is a comprehensive kit featuring two daylight balanced continuous light sources. Bundled with the two D5 5-socket light heads are the compatible power cords, ten 27-watt daylight fluorescent lamps, two durable 6' light stands, and two dedicated 32" Octabox softboxes that feature a reflective silver interior for maximized output and heat-resistant rods that mount exclusively to the D5’s built-in rod receptacles.
The D5 features 5 heat-resistant ceramic sockets for use with 5 daylight fluorescent lamps up to 50 watts each. The D5 is housed in a durable yet lightweight nylon head and is both CE and UL certified for safety. This housing features 5 power switches that control each lamp for enhanced control. Built on a tilter bracket, the Westcott Basics D5 is designed with a comfortable handle for easy positioning. The D5's tilter bracket fits on virtually all light stands and has a built-in umbrella receptacle. This 270W kit is effective for portraiture and its compact design allows for quick setup in home studios or small spaces.
Westcott D5 5-Socket Light Head
The Westcott Basics D5 5-Socket Lamp Head is a continuous light source that features 5 heat-resistant ceramic sockets for use with 5 compact fluorescent lamps up to 85W each. The D5 is housed in a durable yet lightweight nylon head and is both CE and UL certified for safety. This housing features 5 power switches - one for each lamp, for the ultimate in output control.
The D5 has an in-line power switch and a comfortable handle for effortless positioning. The fixture's tilter bracket fits on virtually all light stands and has a built-in umbrella receptacle. Optional modifiers such as a 24 x 32" Softbox, 32" Octabox, and 16 x 40" Stripbank are available, all of which come standard with a 1-stop diffusion panel. These modifiers mount quickly into the D5's rod holes and are available in a variety of kits.
Westcott D5 Octabox (32")
Dedicated to the Westcott Basics D5 fluorescent light, this 32" Octabox is a versatile light modifier well-suited for use on a main or key light. Its octagonal shape and reflective silver interior produces a natural shape of soft, diffuse light along with rounded catch lights. Constructed from heat-resistant nylon, the front 1-stop diffuser is also removable and eight fiberglass assembly rods are included for quick, secure assembly.
Westcott Light Stand (6.5')
This 6.5' Westcott Light Stand is usually sold as part of a Photo Basics or Spiderlite lighting kit.