Bowens Gemini 500R 2-Light Kit

Bowens Gemini 500R 2-Light Kit with Travelpak Battery System

Bowens Gemini 500R 2-Light Kit with Travelpak Battery System

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Bowens Gemini 500R 2-Light Kit with Travelpak Battery System

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  • Optional Pulsar Radio Remote Cards
  • 2x 500 Ws Monolights
  • 2x Light Stands (10')
  • 2x Umbrellas (36")
  • 5-Stop Flash Power Range
  • Precise 1/10 Stop Flash Control
  • 1.3-Sec Recycling
  • Rolling Case for Kit
  • Travelpak Battery System
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  • 1Description

The Bowens Gemini 500R 2-Light Kit with Travelpak Battery System was put together by B&H to give photographers on location the benefits of full function studio lights. The kit contains 2 complete AC/DC 500R monolights with reflectors, two stands, two 36" umbrellas, and a rolling case for the kit.A small Travelpak battery is also included for locations where mains power is not available.The 500R is a lightweight, compact 500Ws monolight with a 250W proportional modeling lamp, 1.3-second recycle time, and a flash duration short enough to freeze most movements.The 500R has built-in wireless capability and offers compatibility with Pulsar Tx wireless triggering cards (sold separately). In addition, the built-in Smartcell allows the Gemini unit to be synchronized to the camera shutter on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th flash as specified by the user. The control dials and LED read-out of the 500R allow full stop and 1/10th stop control of the flash output enabling you to rapidly set the correct exposure.

When AC power is not available, the 500R can be powered with the included Bowens Travelpak battery system. This 2-outlet system is capable of providing up to 3000Ws at recycle speeds as fast as 2.0 seconds and up to 750 full-power flashes on a single charge.

  • Bowens Gemini 500R 2-Light Kit

    The Gemini 500R 2-Light Kit from Bowens is aimed at photographers who need a durable, simple-to-operate strobe set-up in the studio or on location. The kit contains 2 complete 500R monolights with reflectors, two stands, two 36" umbrellas, and a rolling case for the kit. The 500R is a lightweight, compact 500Ws monolight with a 250W proportional modeling lamp, 1.3-second recycle time and a flash duration short enough to freeze most movements.

    The 500R has built-in wireless capability and offers compatibility with Pulsar Tx wireless triggering cards (sold separately). In addition, the built-in Smartcell allows the Gemini unit to be synchronized to the camera shutter on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th flash as specified by the user. The control dials and LED read-out of the 500R allow full stop and 1/10th stop control of the flash output enabling you to rapidly set the correct exposure.

    When AC power is not available the 500R can be powered with the optional Bowens Travelpak battery system. This system is capable of providing up to 750 full-power flashes on a single charge.

    Gemini 500R Monolight
    2 x Complete monolights with flashtube, modeling lamp and power cords
    Multiple Triggering Options
    Accepts Pocket Pulsar Tx radio trigger cards. Also comes with a sync cord and built-in photocell
    5-Stop Power Control
    Full and 1/10 stop digital exposure control over 5 stops: 500-15Ws, with high-visibility LED read-out
    Modeling Lamp Control
    Full, user defined, proportional and off
    Lamp Saver Mode
    Dims the modeling lamp by 50% if no activity is detected for 30 minutes
    Power Options
    AC or battery powered via optional Travelpak battery system
    Material
    All-metal monolight body construction
    Low Sync Voltage
    5V DC sync voltage to protect DSLR circuitry
    Case for Kit
    Partitioned rolling case
    UPC: 880939027190
  • Bowens Travelpak Battery System Kit (Small)

    The Small Travelpak Battery System Kit is an ideal way to take Bowens studio quality lighting into the field. The kit includes a Travelpak Control Panel, small Travelpak Battery, a carry case with shoulder strap, 2 Gemini to Travelpak cables, a universal battery charger and an international plug set. The Travelpack can supply 2 flash heads with up to 1500Ws each for a total of 3000Ws of flash power. With one head it can deliver up to 375 200Ws flashes with a recycle time of 2 seconds on a 6 hour charge. Additionally, the battery is hot-swappable. When it reaches exhaustion simply separate it from the control panel and switch it for a freshly charged one. You can recharge anywhere in the world, thanks to the kit's universal charger and international plug set.

    UPC: 880939026230
In the Box
  • Gemini 500R 2-Light Kit
  • 2 x Gemini 500R Monolight
  • 2 x 6.0" Wide-Angle Umbrella Reflector, 120 Degrees
  • 2 x Umbrella - Silver and White, 36"
  • 2 x 10' Compact Light Stand (Black)
  • Traveller Studio Case (Black)
  • 39" Coiled Sync Cord
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty
Table of Contents
  • 1Description
  • Bowens Gemini 500R 2-Light Kit
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 40.0 x 17.0 x 9.0"
  • Bowens Travelpak Battery System Kit (Small)
    Flash Power 375 Flashes @ 200 Ws, 2.0 sec. recycling
    Dimensions 6.7 x 5.5 x 8" (170 x 140 x 205 mm)
    Weight 11.8 lb (5.0 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 12.5 x 8.8 x 7.9"

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