Morris Soft Box - 15x18"

Morris Soft Box - 15x18"

Morris Soft Box - 15x18"

B&H # PSW0803IAT MFR # 8401812E5201
Morris Soft Box - 15x18" Back View

Back View

Show MoreLess


Now Viewing:

Special Order
Expected availability: 7-14 business days

Product Highlights

  • Removable Inner Baffle

This product may contain mercury. Consult your local environment authorities for regulations regarding how to properly dispose of products containing mercury.

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: Dec 17th

James Z. (Wk 1)

Ralph H. (Wk 2)

Arturo M. (Wk 3)

Rich P. (Wk 4)

Valeria A. (Wk 5)

Sabrina B. (Wk 6)

Official 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


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

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

Morris 8401812E5201 overview

  • 1Description

Turn your hand-held flash into a portable soft light with the Morris Portable Softbox which attaches to your flash unit (like the Vivitar 285 Metz handle-mount flash or any similar flash), and folds neatly for easy storage. The front panel measures 15x18" - big enough for a diffused, flattering light and small enough to use hand-held. It comes with a 4.5" wide mounting ring. The softbox comes with a stand mounting bracket with a shoe adapter for your flash.

Adjust the Softness
Remove the inner baffle for slightly "harder" light
In the Box
Morris Soft Box - 15x18"
  • Mounting ring
  • Stand Mount Bracket with Shoe Adapter
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    Morris 8401812E5201 specs

    Shape Rectangular
    Requires Speed Ring Yes, Included
    Removable Front Face No
    Removable Interior Baffle Yes
    Rectangular Dimensions W: 15.0 x H: 18.0" / W: 38.0 x H: 46.0 cm
    Packaging Infoausesqrxxrzyfrcawvzrz
    Package Weight 2.95 lb

    Morris 8401812E5201 reviews

    Soft Box - 15x18" is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 37.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product for the price! I purchased this item in order to work with my Nikon SB-800 flash and get some great, soft diffusion. I have so far been extremely pleased with this product--setup the first time was a little tricky for me but I was able to finally figure it out, and now setup/takedown takes only a couple of minutes. Because it's small it's easily portable so I can take this with me for exterior shots where I need some additional light. Even inside, it will give just the right amount of soft light and beautiful catch-lights in the eyes for portraits. I highly recommend this product for anyone looking for a portable lighting alternative when power sources aren't readily available.
    Date published: 2010-04-14
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good value I bought this for my SB-600; it offers a bit more power (because it's not reflected light) and directional light than my umbrella set-up. Easy and quick set-up. Includes an optional internal baffle to help diffuse the light which is not mentioned anywhere in the description. The speedring is made out of metal, not plastic like some others. The flash sticks out enough in the back of the box to allow Nikon's wireless creative lighting system to function without problems. The only (minor) adjustment I made was to put some electrical tape over the metal hot shoe for the flash. Also, note that it's not designed to have a grid attached to the front.
    Date published: 2008-04-29
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great speedlight solution I completely agree with the review by Tanami. I had found a number of discussions of this softbox on the web. It not only lives up to its hype but they've improved it since most of those postings. The speedring is truly useful now. It has lots of adjustments to handle different portable speedlight sizes or to any other monolight you might want to use it on. The speedring can now be used to mount your strobe to any of your softboxes or even octoboxes. Its a quality ring as is the softbox. I was pleased with the second diffusion layer and the tough construction. Even though they're raised the price, the value has certainly increased commensurately.
    Date published: 2008-05-04
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great portable softbox I used this softbox mounted with and SB-800 speedlight (on the supplied cold shoe mount) for portable portrait work. This softbox provides even, soft light in a variety of settings (outdoor fill, indoor closeup soft light). The supplied mounting ring and cold shoe are also very convenient. It folds nicely in a storage bag (included) and I can carry everything along with a stand in a lightweight carry bag on any shoot. The material is sturdy with reflective silver on the interior to make the most of your light source. Yes, I would like a larger version for broader, softer spread for indoor work, but that is the only con that I can find with this product.
    Date published: 2008-07-13
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from ok soft box I'm a location photographer and shoot daily. The Morris Soft Box is inexpensive and well designed but lacks the quality of the better known brands. The poles it comes with bend easily and are probably made of inferior metal than originally intended, some of the stitching is falling apart (after 1 week), and the unit smells oddly like a china town store. If you keep it set up in your studio or are on a tight budget you will probably like it. I will use it until it falls apart and then upgrade to a nicer box.
    Date published: 2009-10-19
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excellent Buy Nice little soft box especially for the price. It isn't one I'd use for travel, however, since it is not the quickest to take apart or set up but as an extra studio box, it's great.
    Date published: 2010-06-09
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Solid product, great value. This is a well made product and a great bargain as well. The Morris softbox comes with a speed ring that you can use for your own studio lights without the need to purchase any extra accessories; great for those just getting started. This also comes with a hot shoe mount for your flash unit. I have been using this soft box with my Nikon SB-800 as a fill light source, a hair light, and as a main light in portrait work in an environment with some kind of additional or ambient lighting. This is also great to use hand-held with your shoe mount flash.
    Date published: 2008-05-21
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Twice as good for half the cost! If you search for hotshoe softbox here, you get the Lastolight. Which looks fine (really; nothing wrong with the Lastolight at all), but is 3 shorter and costs more than twice as much and has a PLASTIC speedring. Planned obsolescence is one thing, but charging more than twice as much for it? Then there's the Photoflex - also plastic-ringed, but only 1.5x the price (we're getting warmer!). I like Creative Light's stuff and was thinking about spending 1.5x more than this Morris box cost - for their speedring (alone!) - until I decided to go online and see what people were saying. What they were saying is that their SB800's were falling out of them. In the course of looking for a hotshoe speedring that people DID like as an alternative, I came across a site raving about this Morris box for use with Nikon speedlights. She obviously knew how to shoot, so her opinion had weight, but her link - to here (B&H) - said the product was no longer in stock. Figures. But I clicked anyway, and lo! and behold! So I bought it.I was FLOORED by three things: 1. ....2. The quality, ease of use and completeness of this set. 3. The out-of-some-guy's garage look and feel to Morris Co's web site, packaging and labels. THEY WERE BOUGHT BY SPEEDOTRON IN 1985!!!!! But everything else on their site looks like cat show photographers' gear. I dunno. Maybe they got this one right by accident. But it's right on: aluminum universal speedring, 2 diffusers, metal rods, an excellent, rugged flat case. For less than CL's Speedring. By HALF! Maybe that's why it's buried on this site - to give the competition a fighting chance?The only criticism I have of the whole rig is with one of the four, well-made, universal speed ring mounting bolts. You don't need any of them if you are using a hotshoe mount, & Nikon's SC-28 synch chord meshes as you would expect... Three of the four bolts are removable. But the one long one is riveted to its pad. What I did was just backed it out until the grooved tip of the bolt - cut to hold the rivets and spin - just snapped off. If ever I regret the decision, I can just cut a new groove in the end of the bolt, juts like they did when it was made. The four bolts and their hardware weigh over a pound(!) so if you are planning on lugging this at a weddings or events and aren't using the universe, get rid of the universal bolts.Other than that minor criticism - it's made so well that it's heavy! - I have only compliments.
    Date published: 2010-11-11
    • y_2018, m_12, d_4, h_18
    • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_2.0.9
    • cp_1, bvpage1
    • co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_37
    • loc_en_US, sid_90032, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=RELEVANCE, direction=DESCENDING)]
    • clientName_bhphotovideo
    Be the first to review this item

    Morris 8401812E5201 Q&A

    Morris 8401812E5201 accessories

    See any errors on this page? Let us know.