Westcott Ice Light 2 LED Light

Westcott Ice Light 2 LED Light

Westcott Ice Light 2 LED Light

B&H # WEIL2 MFR # 5900
Best seller
Close

Now Viewing:

In Stock
Order in the next 0:00:00 to ship today

Product Highlights

  • 50% Brighter than Original Ice Light
  • 21.6 x 7.5", CRI: 96
  • 72.6° Beam Spread, Weighs 1.25 lb
  • Digital Display 10-Step Dimming
  • Wireless Bluetooth Technology
  • Removable 60 Minute Lithium-ion Battery
  • Built-in Diffuser, Gel Clips
  • Tungsten Gel Filter
  • 100-240 VAC Charger, Car Charger
  • 50,000 Hour LEDs
Show moreShow less

Configuration: Base

Base 2-pack

Similar item at lower price:

Genaray Beacon LED Wand-Style Light $199.00

B&H $500 Gift Card Dash

Share for a chance to win a $500 B&H Gift Card!

Share on Twitter

Share a favorite product for chances to win one of eight $500 B&H Gift Cards!
1 new winner announced every Monday starting Nov 5th!
Limit 1 entry per day: Come back every day to increase your chance of winning.

Be sure to mention #BHWishList when you share!

Congrats to our winners so far:

Next winner: Nov 19th

James Z. (Wk 1)

Ralph H. (Wk 2)

Official Rules

OFFICIAL B&H $500.00 GIFT CARD DASH SWEEPSTAKE RULES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash (the "Sweepstakes") is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 ("Sponsor"). It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way.

Entry Period/Methods of Entry. The Sweepstakes will run from on or about October 28, 2018 until on or about December 23, 2018 (the "Entry Period"). Entries received outside the Entry Period are void. Enter the Sweepstakes via either one of the following methods. (1) Share any product found on the B&H website (the "Website") on Facebook or Twitter via the dedicated links contained on the website using the hashtag #BHWishlist; or (2) Mail a postcard (postmarked during the Entry Period) containing your name, address, phone number, and email address, and indicate the subject(s), if any, about which you are interested in receiving future emails from B&H (e.g. photo, video, audio, computers, home theater, portable entertainment ) (optional) to: B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, c/o B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (either option, an "Entry"). Entries must not, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Entries deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Entries owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third party are not acceptable for entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit 1 entry per person, per day.

Winner Selection/Prizes/Odds. The B&H Social Team will randomly select a winner from among all eligible entries every Monday during the Entry Period, for a total eight (8) winners (each a "Winner"). Each Winner will receive a B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $500.00. No cash or other substitutions will be offered. Winner selection is in the sole and absolute discretion of the B&H Social Team. Any taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be notified and receive their prize at the email address associated with the account to which their Entry was posted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Identity of Winners/Eligible Participants. Winners will be identified by the email account associated with the Facebook or Twitter account from which their Entry was submitted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. An email account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such email account by the internet access or online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with such email account. Any issues regarding the identity of a Winner shall be resolved by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sweepstakes is only open to residents of the United States that are at least eighteen (18) years of age on their entry date and is not open to employees of Sponsor, their immediate family, any person domiciled with such employees, or any affiliates or subsidiaries of Sponsor.

Entry Ownership/Entrant Agreements. Entrants retain full ownership and copyrights to their Submission. However, by entering the Sweepstakes entrants grant Sponsor permission to use their Entries for promotional purposes on their respective social media channels with proper credit. Entrants also agree: (a) to be bound by these Official B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes Rules; (b) that any claims related to this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and that awards, shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Sweepstakes, and shall not include incidental or consequential damages or attorneys fees; and (c) that any actual or perceived ambiguities in these rules shall be interpreted by Sponsor in their sole discretion.

Limitation of Liability/Sponsor Modification/Cancellation Rights/ Choice of Law/ Venue/ Winners List. Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete entries or for failure to receive entries due to technical failures or human error of any kind. Winners agree that Sponsor will have no responsibility for losses or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, or use of the prizes. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's consent to the publication of his or her name by Sponsor in any media for commercial or promotional purposes without limitation or further compensation subject to Sponsor's respective Privacy Policies. Sponsor may modify or discontinue the Sweepstakes at any time and may disqualify from the Sweepstakes any person it determines, in its sole discretion, to have attempted to or actually tampered with or otherwise abused any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Entrants agree that in the unlikely event a dispute arises in connection with this Sweepstakes, it will be governed by the laws of the State of New York and heard exclusively in a court of applicable jurisdiction in the County and State of New York irrespective of any choice of law provisions to the contrary. To receive names of the winners by U.S. mail, please mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., Attn: B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001. Any Winners List request must be received by B&H within one (1) year of the date the Sweepstakes is conducted.

Let us know how to reach you if you win!

Privacy 100% guaranteed; email address for contact purposes only

Email

Already have a B&H account? Just log in tomorrow to enter again!

Price: $499.00

Instant Savings: $100.00

$0 VA Sales Tax Collected on This Item
$399.00
Add to Wish List Item in Wish List

Westcott 5900 overview

  • 1Description

The Westcott Ice Light 2 LED light is an enhanced version of its predecessor built on the wish lists of photographers in the field. As their first order of business, Westcott made the light 50% brighter while maintaining its 21.6 x 7.5" form factor and rendering color-accurate output with a very high CRI of 96. Ten-step dimming is accessed via the unit's handle which has a built-in digital display. The light also has a USB port and built-in Bluetooth technology for future wireless control. For videographers, Westcott has doubled their efforts to produce a truly flicker-free fixture.

A removable Lithium-ion battery is yet another Ice Light 2 refinement. A 2.5-hour charge gives you 60+ minutes of runtime with the convenience of being able to charge a backup battery outside of the fixture. You can also double your runtime by attaching an optional power pack battery extension. It uses the same charger as the Ice Light 2. Like Its predecessor, the Ice Light 2 is virtually heat-free. Hold it as close as you want to your subject; the closer you get the more Ice Light's wrap-around quality of light becomes evident. Since it's virtually heat-free you never have to worry about injuring the talent or damaging the set.

While the ergonomic shape easily lends itself to handheld operation, the Ice Light 2 has a 1/4"-20 tap at each end of it for mounting it to a light stand or other accessory. The Ice Light 2 comes with gel clips, a tungsten-balanced gel filter, 2-way connector, a battery, 100-240 VAC power supply/charger, car charger, cord storage bag and a carry case with shoulder and belt straps.

Cutting Edge Technology
  • Fully dimmable
  • Removable Lithium-ion battery can be charged outside the unit
  • Wide 72.6° beam angle
  • Soft, Even Daylight Color
  • Compact LED daylight light source
  • Virtually heat-free lamps rated for 50,000+ of use
  • Wrap-around frosted diffusion front projects soft, even light
  • Versatility and Mobility
  • Run AC or DC Power for all day use
  • Mount to a light stand, tilter bracket or mini tripod
  • Includes gel clips to quickly add dramatic color or diffusion
  • Carry case with adjustable shoulder and belt straps
  • UPC: 817967007917
    In the Box
    Westcott Ice Light 2 LED Light
  • Removable Lithium-ion Battery
  • Charger (100-240 VAC)
  • Car Charger
  • Tungsten Gel Filter
  • 2-Way Connector
  • 2 x Gel Clips
  • Cord Storage Bag
  • Carry Case
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    Westcott 5900 specs

    Light Fixture
    Beam Angle 72.6°
    Color Temperature 5500K
    Color Accuracy Standard CRI 96
    Cooling System None
    Dimming Yes, 10 to 100% (Stepped)
    Display None
    Expected Lamp Life 50,000 Hours
    Fixture Dimensions 21.6 x 1.8 x 1.8" / 55.0 x 4.4 x 4.4 cm
    Fixture Weight 1.25 lb / 0.56 kg
    Connectors
    Mounting
    Fixture Mount 1/4"-20 Female Thread
    Accessory Mount None
    Power
    AC Input Power 100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
    Power Source AC Adapter, Integrated Battery
    Internal Battery
    Run Time 60 Minutes at Full Power
    Charging Time 2.5 Hours
    Physical
    IP Rating IP20
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 5.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 24.5 x 8.4 x 3.4"

    Westcott 5900 reviews

    Ice Light 2 LED Light is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 61.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from You're a Filmmaker on the road, then GET IT! Its Amazing I am traveling a lot as a filmmaker and these lights are just the perfect lighting gear for me. I will recommend it to anyone out there, photographers or filmmakers. It is perfect for controlled and uncontrolled environments, you just turn them on and start rolling, no need to worry about finding a plugging outlet or anything. The light on the skin is just amazing. (Make sure to buy extra batteries if your budget allows you to do so, it still runs for 50-60min but it doesn't hurt to be safe with extra batteries) Love this product
    Date published: 2016-04-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ice Light 2 light readings Just received the Ice Light II. The following info is info I looked all over for but couldn't find. Hope it's useful. You can find great example photos/video using these lights but brightness is a concern for some users. I think the bottom line here is that these lights would have been totally useless in the film age, but with the advent off low noise sensors able to produce low noise at high ISO these lights should prove quite useful. I've read concerns about inadvertently turning these lights on in the case while traveling. After using these lights, that's a valid concern. I won't be transporting these lights in their case with the batteries installed in the units. Not really a concern. They are easily removable and stored in your camera bag. These readings were incident readings with the Konica Minolta Auto Meter V Light to subject distance 2ft ISO 400 250/2.0 ISO 1250 125/5.6 250/4.0 ISO 2500 250/5.6 ISO 3200 250/5.6 3
    Date published: 2016-03-10
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Game changer I work in wedding videography. 9 times out of 10, the wedding coordinator shuts down 95% of the light at a reception to 'enhance the mood' Fine, let her. I have the ICE LIGHT! This thing can light up an entire room ... if you want it to. With it's 20 levels of light intensity you can make it very dim, or super bright, and use it to bounce off ceilings to avoid blinding people. I used to use some LED light thing on top of my camera, but now I will only have to bring that as a backup. I know it's several hundred dollars, but I am serious... worth it all.
    Date published: 2016-08-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Too Expensive, but really good at what it does Like everyone else, I thought and still do think the Westcott Ice Lights are overpriced, so I waited for knockoffs to hit the market. I purchased the Bestlight by Neewer (Genaray SpectroLED SP-LR Light with a different name) for less than the price of the Westcott. However, I ended up returning the Neewer and getting the Ice Light 2. The Neewer is brighter and has a separate tungsten panel, but that is where the good stuff ends. The Neewer's light was harsh and it has a super strong magenta tint, it required three ROSCO gels (+1/2 green, +1/4 blue and diffuser) to correct the color and tone down the harshness. After the gels, the light was now weaker than the Ice Light, so now I had a weaker light with a DIY look. As bad as this was, I was still saving $$$ so I was still on the fence, until I noticed that the light flickered in the lower power settings, and occasionally turned off by itself, after this there was no question it was going back. So what about the Ice Light 2? I knew before buying what to expect, it is not anywhere near as strong a speedlight, it is not a soft as a giant softbox, forget about shooting 100 ISO in complete darkness with the subject 12' away. I bought this light to slightly boost ambient light, fill in eye sockets, and to use creatively. At this, the Westcott Ice Light 2 excels. The Kelvin is just shy of daylight and it has zero tint, skin looks vibrant and it does not bring out every scar in the skin like the Neewer. However, there are two things I would like to see in the Ice Light 3, make the USB plug less cumbersome, have a lower power output for when I want a very slight touch, and I'll mention a third, a lower price! Product is 5/5, it's overpriced but I will not knock the score for that, I knew that going in. It is not going to replace my studio lights or even speedlights, but it will add another tool to my arsenal.
    Date published: 2015-06-09
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from I wish I didn't wait so long to get these I bought the set of 2 Ice Light 2 LED wands, and like the headline says, I wish I didn't wait so long to get them. It's so cool to have a set extremely portable daylight balanced continuous light sources wherever I go. Clamshell lighting is a breeze. But what I really like is being able to put a sliver of light wherever I want it by snapping on the barn doors. I do mysterious boudoir photography, so this option is a wonderful addition to my kit. These babies weren't cheap, but they are rock solid. They feel like professional equipment, not toys. I'm pretty hard on my equipment, and these will keep up with me for some time to come.
    Date published: 2017-01-10
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from Definite improvement from V1 except for one thing... I use this indoors or outside when it's dark. Great things is that it is a little brighter than v1. One thing I do not like is the dedicated on/off switch which can at times turn on and drain the battery. I shot a wedding this past weekend, icelight was charged up ready-to-go. When i pulled it out at the reception for the cake cutting, it was completely dead! Luckily I had a spare....
    Date published: 2015-09-10
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love what you can do with this There are so many cheaper ones out there but I decided to buy two of these. The build quality is great. The look that you get is sweet, if you know how to use it. I like the look of it and the way everything just works. Nice packaging too. When you shoot video, there's no flicker in the light. But know that this light is not powerful enough to overpower the sun in daylight shooting. You'll need powerful strobes for that. I find it great as fill light outside but you have to be really close and on full power. Indoors, on the other hand, they're awesome.
    Date published: 2017-01-16
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Don't buy one. Buy two. Absolutely incredible light control. Night time portrait shots are a snap (as long as you have an extra set of hands or choose to carry an extra light stand). I have always had issues with understanding where light from your flash will fall and how strong it is. Ice Light gives you total, instant control. Expensive, yes. Worth the cost. Absolutely
    Date published: 2016-07-27
    • y_2018, m_11, d_15, h_16
    • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_2.0.9
    • cp_1, bvpage1
    • co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_61
    • loc_en_US, sid_1118655, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=RELEVANCE, direction=DESCENDING)]
    • clientName_bhphotovideo
    Be the first to review this item
    Customer Photos

    Westcott 5900 Q&A

    Westcott 5900 accessories

    See any errors on this page? Let us know.