Westcott Basics 2-Light D5 Softbox and White Background Kit

Westcott Basics 2-Light D5 Softbox and White Background Kit

Westcott Basics 2-Light D5 Softbox and White Background Kit

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Westcott Basics 2-Light D5 Softbox and White Background Kit

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  • Two Daylight Balanced Fluorescent Heads
  • Softboxes Diffuse Light
  • Washable, Wrinkle-Resistant Background

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  • 1Description

This 2-Light Westcott Basics D5 Kit includes two D5 continuous light heads with bulbs and light stands, two 24 x 32" softboxes, and a white 5 x 7' X-Drop background and stand.

The D5's are continuous light sources that feature 5 heat-resistant ceramic sockets for use with daylight fluorescent lamps up to 50W each. Each light's housing features 5 power switches - one for each lamp, giving you advanced output control. Rounding out this kit are two softboxes, two light stands, and a white 5 x 7' X-Drop wrinkle-resistant background with a a stand. This kit provides you with just about everything you need to start shooting.

  • 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.

    Attributes
  • Continuous light source
  • Ceramic sockets
  • UL and CE certified for safety
  • Compact and lightweight housing
  • 5 Switches control individual lamps
  • Inline cord switch
  • Built-in D5 rod receptacles
  • Standard umbrella receptacle and tilter bracket
  • Also available in kits
  • UPC: 817967008167
  • Standard Softbox for Westcott D5 (24 x 32")

    The 24 x 32" Standard Softbox for Westcott D5 from Westcott features a silver interior for maximum reflective output and a removable 1-stop front diffusion panel for flattering illumination as a main or key light. This standard rectangular softbox pairs exclusively with the Westcott D5 fluorescent continuous light source and comes with four heat-resistant rods that mount quickly and securely to the D5's built-in rod receptacles. The softbox itself is made from heat-resistant nylon.

    UPC: 817967008204
  • X-Drop Background (5 x 7', White)

    The 5 x 7' white X-Drop Background from Westcott is a lightweight and wrinkle-resistant polyester/cotton backdrop that can be used for headshots, product photography, weddings or general commercial photography. It comes with a 2" pole pocket along the top edge and grommet holes on the top and bottom, allowing for easy hanging and eliminating the need to establish a top or bottom orientation. When it gets dirty, the backdrop can be machine-washed in cold water on a delicate cycle and tumble-dried on low. It's designed to work in conjunction with the Westcott X-Drop Background System, but will work on any suitable background support system.

    Made of a lightweight, wrinkle-resistant polyester/cotton blend that can be machine-washed in cold water on a delicate cycle and tumble-dried on low
    2" pole pocket along top edge and grommet holes on top and bottom for quick and easy hanging
    Meant to be used with Westcott's X-Drop Background System, but will work with any suitable system
    UPC: 817967002332
  • X-Drop Backdrop Stand for 5 x 7' Backdrop

    The X-Drop Backdrop Stand for 5 x 7' Backdrop from Westcott features a quick setup and tear down design. The three legs spread out quickly and are freestanding. The three telescopic top arms slide into the main frame. The bottom tips of the stand are rubber and designed for stability. There are little black hooks on the top and bottom of the stand where you secure the backdrop using its grommets. The included travel case with non-removable, adjustable shoulder strap holds the stand and up to three backdrops.

    UPC: 817967002424
  • Fluorescent Lamps for Basics D5 Light Head (27W/120V, 5-Pack)

    Brighten your set with this 5-Pack of 27W/120V Fluorescent Lamps from Westcott, for use with Westcott's optional Basics D5 Light Head, which features five individually-powered sockets. Since standard fluorescent lamps can color shift up to 400K, Westcott custom-produces these compact fluorescent bulbs to ensure accurate 5600K daylight color balance. These bulbs are also designed to emit minimal heat, allowing your subjects to stay comfortable even during long shoots. Unlike photofloods, which last only up to 60 hours, these lamps are rated for more than 8000 hours of consistent performance and color.

    UPC: 817967010023
In the Box
Bundle Items
  • Lamp Head
  • Power Cord
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • 4 x Assembly Rods
  • Removable Front Diffusion Panel
  • Carry Case
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • One-Year Warranty
  • Travel Case
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty Against Manufacturer's Defects
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty

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  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
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  • 1Description
  • D5 5-Socket Light Head
    Material Ceramic socket, nylon body
    Input Voltage 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
    Lamps Optional compact fluorescent
    Cooling Passive
    Flicker Correction Flicker-free
    Maximum Wattage 85 W each socket
    Mounting 5/8" (16 mm) Receiver
    Weight Not specified by manufacturer
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.7 x 8.3 x 8.3"
  • Standard Softbox for Westcott D5 (24 x 32")
    Size 24 x 32" (61 x 81 cm)
    Shape Rectangle
    Interior Silver
    Density Front Diffuser: 1 stop
    Compatibility Westcott Basics D5 fluorescent constant light fixture
    Removable Front Face Yes
    Removable Interior Baffle No
    Accepts Grids Not specified by manufacturer
    Requires Speed Ring No
    Material of Construction Softbox: Nylon
    Rods: Fiberglass
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 25.5 x 8.8 x 1.9"
  • X-Drop Background (5 x 7', White)
    Material Polyester/cotton blend
    Dimensions 5.0 x 7.0' (1.5 x 2.1 m)
    Weight 1.0 lb (0.5 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 11.4 x 10.6 x 4.0"
  • X-Drop Backdrop Stand for 5 x 7' Backdrop
    Material Aluminum
    Footprint 61.0 x 64" (154.9 x 162.6 cm)
    Carrying/Transport Options Non-removable, adjustable shoulder strap
    Stand Dimensions 5.0 x 7.0' (1.5 x 2.1 m)
    Case Dimensions 36.0 x 6.4 x 2.5" (91.4 x 16.3 x 6.4 cm)
    Stand Weight 2.6 lb (1.2 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 34.5 x 6.1 x 3.2"
  • Fluorescent Lamps for Basics D5 Light Head (27W/120V, 5-Pack)
    Watts 27
    Volts 120
    Color Temperature 5600K
    CRI 85
    Average Life Hours 8000+
    Base Type E26 (Edison)
    Shape Spiral fluorescent
    Color / Finish White
    Shipping Dimensions 7.3 x 15 x 3" / 18.4 x 38.1 x 7.6 cm
    Shipping Weight 1.0 lb / 0.5 kg
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 10.9 x 10.4 x 10.4"

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