REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Raya5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42")
 
4.7

(based on 184 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (137)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (42)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

99%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (98)
  • Durable (75)
  • Good color value (56)
  • Good power output (24)
  • Long-lasting (18)

Cons

  • Flimsy (5)

Best Uses

  • Outdoors (94)
  • Portraits (79)
  • General purpose (68)
  • Indoors (61)
  • Low light (34)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Semi-pro photographer (43), Pro photographer (34), Photo enthusiast (27), Photography student (11), Casual photographer (8)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (115)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

A definite MUST for portraits!

I recently just got into photography and am still learning a lot as i go! The Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector was recommended to me by a relative as a must have for...Read complete review

I recently just got into photography and am still learning a lot as i go! The Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector was recommended to me by a relative as a must have for shooting portraits. After trying to shoot portraits without one and then switching to using the reflector, it made a world of a difference. I like to vary my tones in portraits and tend to do a lot of warm tones and diffused lighting.

I love that the reflectors are so compact, extremely portable and very easy to use. They are built very well and spring into place without a hassles. i am definitely going to get a stand to be able to mount the reflectors instead of having to use my wife -)

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Whoops

The quality on this is as expected. I thought I was getting one that I could have silver on one side and white on the other, but it doesn't do that. You have...Read complete review

The quality on this is as expected. I thought I was getting one that I could have silver on one side and white on the other, but it doesn't do that. You have to flip the cover inside out to go between those two surfaces. White and Silver are typically the most used options so it doesn't make sense to have to flip it. It works and I will keep it, but I am kicking myself a bit.

Reviewed by 184 customers

Displaying reviews 1-20

Back to top

Previous | Next »

 
4.0

Good variety

By Jeanne

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

This is nice to have all the shades available, but takes some time to change the cover, so best to know exactly which color you want to use. I think more practice and I'll be better at that. Had to go to you tube to figure out how to fold it up. A little tricky, but will probably get better at that too.

 
5.0

Great product. Low price.

By Sam

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

Light, folds down small enough to fit into my smaller suitcase so I can take it with me everywhere. Love it.

 
5.0

REVIEW : Raya 5-In-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42")

By JT

from New York, NY

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

This collapsible reflector gave me a lot of flexibility while doing summertime photoshoots when it was just myself and the subject(s). With the range of reflective surfaces (BLACK, WHITE, GOLD & SILVER) I was able to adapt accordingly to the available outdoor light and gain the desired look in my photos. It works well either handheld or rigged to a C-Stand. Highly recommended for photographers!

 
5.0

Great gear, even better price!

By Danae

from Undisclosed

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

I love this reflector! It is easy to fold, convenient to carry, and lights up your subject fantastically! I would definitely recommend this product.

 
5.0

Good purchase !

By Phil

from Johnstown, PA

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

Good size and easy to use

 
5.0

Perfect for quick set up

By DPGreg

from Manhattan, NY

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

I had to replace a worn out white reflector and purchased this one because it has 5 options. I have only used it for a couple of weeks so I cannot attest to its durability. It's priced right!

 
5.0

No complaints

By PJ

from Berkeley

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

Was wondering how a 5-in-1 reflector could be sold at such a low price, but I'm glad that I bought this. Quality is sufficient for my needs; nothing feels like it has been skimped out on or cheap. Compacts nicely.

 
4.0

I would buy again

By THE PHOTOG

from Birmingham, AL

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

I like how the product is compact in its packaging... making it easy to carry around while also offering multiple options.

 
4.0

Great product!

By n/a

from MN

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

Great product! i give it a 4 star only because i have trouble folding them down. Bag seems to holding up just fine for me.

 
5.0

I love it!

By Svetlana

from Sacramento

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

I take the reflectors out to my portrait photo shoots and I can't stress how much I enjoy using this product. i especially like the silver so far!

 
5.0

Nice Reflector

By Ray Ray

from Long Island, NY

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

This seems like it's a well made piece of gear. Thisnreflector is quite large, which is a good thing since the one I had was a little too small for a couples portrait. It folds up nice and the different reflector zipper bag fits snuggly over the frame. Everything fits nicely into a compact travel pouch. Seems to be well made and for the price you can't go wrong! I just hope it can hold out to a lot of use. Time will tell. All in all it is a great value.

 
5.0

Love this!

By Ben

from Washington DC

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

I absolutely love this thing! The main screen is white and has a very solid build. The four colors slide over the screen like a pillow case. Double sided zipper so you can use which ever color you want easily. And it collapses down small enough to fit in my camera bag. Couldn't ask for a better product!

 
4.0

So far so good.

By Patricio

from Coral Springs, Florida

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

I haven't used it yet, but I started to get used to it and I like it; good size, material and small. You must use a video from You____ to get some help on how to fold it back to its original form and size.

 
5.0

professional shoots

By Monique the gypsy artist

from San Diego, CA

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

Exactly what I needed. Well made, and having the 5 in 1 option gives versatility.

 
4.0

Great reflector for the $

By cjinsb

from Santa Barbara

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

We use this reflector mostly for ENG-type stuff and it fits the bill nicely. The reflector edge is sturdy but not difficult to fold up. The multiple options are nice to accommodate various light conditions. The price was half what we were going to pay for another competitor so we bought two and are glad we did. Can't vouch for the longevity of the product yet but imagine we'll get quite a bit of use out of it.

 
5.0

Great Product for the Price

By Matt G

from New England, USA

Verified Reviewer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

I am a portrait/landscape photographer, and obviously natural lighting isn't always favorable when shooting portraits. I really love the functionality and the quality of these reflectors, I was actually surprised at how well they are made. I was also extremely surprised by the size of these bad boys! I would recommend this product to anyone who is looking for an affordable solution their outdoor lighting (and possibly indoor lighting) problems. The variety of colors is also very nifty and handy when you have to carry a million different camera bags and accessories along with the reflectors.

 
5.0

Works well.

By Tony

from Bronx New York

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

Large when unfolded and reasonable size when folded. Well made.

 
5.0

Great tool for my photography

By Camerabug8

from Wisconsin Dells, WI

Verified Buyer

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

I have been wanting to get a set of these and was so happy with my purchased. Had to take beach shots mid-day of some little girls and these really helped reflect the light so they weren't so washed out. Now I need to get a stand so when I am by myself I can use them.

 
5.0

Great price

By bsorenson

from minnesota

Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

I considered buying through a supposedly cheaper online retailer and reconsidered once I saw the lower price here. The reflector set is huge and awesome. I'd recommend it to anyone.

 
5.0

Great reflector package deal

By Grpiinaz

from Phoenix, Arizona

About Me Casual Photographer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable
  • Good Color Value
  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

    • General Use
    • Indoors
    • Outdoors
    • Portraits

    Comments about Raya 5-in-1 Collapsible Reflector Disc (42"):

    I like this for my amateur home studio and location shots

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    Displaying reviews 1-20

    Back to top

    Previous | Next »