The Wectcott 28" Apollo with 8' Stand and Bracket Kit is the quickest, easiest way to provide main or fill light in the studio, for weddings or other on-the run events.
The unique design of the Apollo allows it to open and close like an umbrella; no speed ring is needed. An adjustable shoe mount umbrella bracket is included to hold the box and accommodate your flash. A lightweight 8' light stand completes the kit.
Westcott Apollo Softbox with Recessed Front (28 x 28")
The 28 x 28" Westcott Apollo is a softbox based on an umbrella frame fabricated from fiberglass for added durability. It needs no speed ring to attach it to a flash head. Simply open it, and slide the shaft into the umbrella receptor on the flash head or the umbrella swivel supporting your speedlite. A lightweight reflector plate may be purchased separately to produce indirect lighting.
The 28" Apollo can be used with a flash, fluorescent sources, or hot lights up to 300 watts.
Westcott Light Stand (Black, 8')
This black-finished, 8' Westcott Light Stand is made of lightweight, aluminum alloy with sure-twist section locks. It is an ideal stand for a travel kit with small light fixtures.
Westcott Adjustable Shoe Mount Umbrella Bracket
This Westcott Adjustable Shoe Mount Umbrella Bracket is a must-have mounting solution for any photographer. With an array of built-in features and an all-metal design, life is much easier with a few of these lying around your studio. The adjustable shoe mount bracket is a must for any speedlite photographer, courtesy of a fully adjustable cold shoe mount that is compatible with virtually any speedlite.
Securely place your equipment on any light stand with this bracket's universal stand receptacle. Then, precisely position your light source and modifier with this bracket's useful built-in tilter. This bracket includes an umbrella receptacle for use with any standard photographic umbrella or umbrella-based softboxes. For added versatility, simply unscrew the bracket's cold shoe to reveal a 1/4"-20 threaded stud. This measurement is commonly found on a variety of photographic equipment, allowing you to mount compatible gear and tilt it to the desired position.