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GenarayLED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light
 
4.6

(based on 166 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (104)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (56)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (117)
  • Compact (99)
  • Lightweight (98)
  • Professional quality (70)
  • Highly compatible (56)

Cons

  • Lacks functionality (5)

Best Uses

  • Independent films (47)
  • Home movies (42)
  • In the studio (38)
  • Complex projects (27)
  • Weddings (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Business owner (51), Professional artist (33), Enthusiast (31), Film student (4), Pro photographer (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (118), Yes (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Does exactly what you need it to do.

I had a shoot in New York shooting interviews for 4 days. I knew I was going to buy a new LED light. I have a really nice Litepanels light, but it weighs...Read complete review

I had a shoot in New York shooting interviews for 4 days. I knew I was going to buy a new LED light. I have a really nice Litepanels light, but it weighs so much that it would put me over the weight limit on baggage.

They actually didn't have the light I've been researching, so I asked for a LED light that wasn't the cheapest and not the most expensive. Sales rep gave me 3 choices and I picked this one.

I am thrilled with it!!! I bought an extra battery, but I didn't need it. Being able to change the color temperature without throwing filters on it, was so nice. Especially since I had no idea what existing lighting conditions I would have. The case is very nice too.

My only con is that it only throws about 6 feet. But for the price, it is perfect!

I may buy another one to use as a backlight!

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Good Light, battery monitor doesn't work

I am generally happy with this light, using it for night video, low-light video, and as a fill light for photos. My biggest complaint is the fact that the battery monitor doesn't...Read complete review

I am generally happy with this light, using it for night video, low-light video, and as a fill light for photos. My biggest complaint is the fact that the battery monitor doesn't work, making battery levels a guessing game. I am traveling which makes mailing a replacement difficult, or I would have sent it back for a replacement...

Reviewed by 166 customers

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Love this product.

By RWS

from Wisconsin

Verified Buyer

Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

This is a good supplement to my flash. Allows me to preview the impact of light in dark places. Soft, even light for portraits and cityscapes.

 
5.0

A must have for my camera bag!

By Nadine

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

I work in a lot of low-light settings where I can't keep popping flash. The LED-6200T gives me that "available" light feel when there isn't any. Love the dial to adjust temperature!

 
5.0

BRILLIANT!!!!!

By Live music man

from Temecula, CA

Verified Buyer

Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

The complete kit is awesome and the light itself, with variable intensity and softness adjustments, make this a needed asset in a camera/ video pack.

 
4.0

Super Handy

By Camera George

from Atlanta

Verified Buyer

Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

Lightweight and easy to mount.

 
5.0

Great Light

By Dennis

from Pittburgh, PA

Verified Buyer

Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

Very sturdy, love the rechargeable batteries that also will interface with camera. Not having to use filters to adjust for temperature is a plus.

 
5.0

Awesome light to use for still images

By Sunny Norton

from New York City

Verified Buyer

Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

I love this light easy to carry and use, for me the still images come out perfect especially with my monopod

 
4.0

Like it!!!

By Ivan.C.llo

from Puerto Rico

Verified Buyer

Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

I like this on camera light. It comes with anything you need. Great manufacturing except for the shoe mount. Doesn't support the weight and its a problem to adjust it where you want. But the light itself I love it.

 
4.0

Does it all!

By AnthonyA

from NYC

Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

For the size, the power output and versatility is amazing especially for live events like weddings and red carpets. The bicolor knob is great for indor/outdoor transitions. The only room for improvement I would see is on the dimmer as the lowest setting is pretty bright - lower varying degrees of brightness would improve this product. I would definitely recommend this light!

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

I really like this light

By Chief Flapper

from Northern Virginia

About Me Business Owner

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Compact Design
  • Easy To Use
  • Highly Compatible
  • Improves Performance
  • Lightweight
  • Professional Quality

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Complex Projects

    Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

    I use this Genaray product because it meets my cost point and provides exactly what I need for the projects I work on. The 6200T throws a very nice even pattern of light (flood) 10-15 feet. It's bi-color ability allows me to blend light in uncontrolled production situations without missing a beat.
    The only thing I am not sure about is it's durability. Over the next few months I will learn quickly. Glad I bought it and will probably buy another soon.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    "I would buy this product again and again"

    By Suvics

    from South Gate CA

    About Me Business Owner

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Professional Quality

    Cons

    • Lacks Functionality

    Best Uses

    • Complex Projects

    Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

    Very Good

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great light!

    By krodd6

    from Taunton, MA

    About Me Business Owner, Hobbyist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Compact Design
    • Easy To Use
    • Improves Performance
    • Lightweight
    • Professional Quality

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Complex Projects
      • In The Studio

      Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

      This light is perfect for a wedding where you may change the temperature of the lighting...great feature!!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

       
      3.0

      Good output for the size, innacurate color

      By Justin

      from Boulder, CO

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Compact Design
      • Lightweight

      Cons

      • Poor Color

      Best Uses

        Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

        Not a terribly pretty light, but the form factor makes it useful to keep in your bag. There appears to be a strong magenta cast throughout the color temp range.

        (7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Good Light, battery monitor doesn't work

        By Setforsea

        from Oriental, NC

        About Me Hobbyist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Compact Design
        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight

        Cons

        • Battery Monitor Broken

        Best Uses

        • Home Movies
        • Photo Fill Light

        Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

        I am generally happy with this light, using it for night video, low-light video, and as a fill light for photos. My biggest complaint is the fact that the battery monitor doesn't work, making battery levels a guessing game. I am traveling which makes mailing a replacement difficult, or I would have sent it back for a replacement...

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Lightweight and strong

        By NYC Shooter

        from New York

        About Me Professional Artist

        Pros

        • Compact Design
        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Complex Projects
          • Home Movies
          • Independent Films

          Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

          Handy little light to brighten faces. Need to add more powerful diffusion panels but the magnets are so strong on the one provided you can put cloth and/or baking sheet paper underneath to soften it.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great little light

          By John

          from Nashville

          About Me Business Owner, Professional Artist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Compact Design
          • Easy To Use
          • Highly Compatible
          • Lightweight
          • Professional Quality

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

              Small and compact. Great for quick interviews. Make sure you have extra batteries.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              4.0

              great first buy.

              By BBuonomo

              from Long Island, NY

              About Me Hobbyist

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

                  This is. My first LED light, does exactly what I expected. Well made, nice carrying case with pockets and straps for all the included pieces. Plastic housing seems durable enough, definitely a great buy for the price range. Light weight, easy controls. Shooting up close, I'm very happy.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  4.0

                  Love it

                  By Edgar Torres

                  from Dallas

                  Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

                  Great for the price...

                   
                  5.0

                  Great light

                  By Deep N.

                  from Jacksonville

                  Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

                  Very good on camera light. Long lasting battery and ability to chance Kelvin and intensity. Run and gun filmmakers dream.

                   
                  5.0

                  Light when and where you need it!

                  By Rocky

                  from Bozeman, MT

                  About Me Nature photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Compact Design
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Rechargeable

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

                      Great as a modeling light for macro subjects in dark conditions.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No
                       
                      4.0

                      muy bien

                      By G

                      from new york

                      About Me Business Owner, Professional Artist

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Compact Design
                      • Easy To Use
                      • Highly Compatible
                      • Lightweight
                      • Professional Quality

                      Cons

                      • Lacks Functionality

                      Best Uses

                      • Complex Projects
                      • Independent Films

                      Comments about Genaray LED-6200T 144 LED Variable-Color On-Camera Light:

                      muy bien

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

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