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05-02-2011, 07:23 PM   #1
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Lighting Need Help?

Hello all:

Im looking for a relatively inexpensive flash lighting system for a portable studio?
Any thoughts?
I thought this might do it? Would this work with the k-x?

Amazon.com: 2 PROFESSIONAL STROBE LIGHTING UMBRELLA KITS FOR PHOTO STUDIO PHOTOGRAPHY: Camera & Photo
What other things would you all suggest?

Thanks everyone.. .


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05-02-2011, 07:31 PM   #2
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The lights are a bit low power except for head shots I would suspect. Bumping them up to 600 to 900 would be a better bet. This is if you keep using them with Umbrellas. Certainly the cost goes up too!
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I have to say they seem a bit low on power also. I purchased a 2 head kit a couple of years ago with a GN of 125, the cost was under 400 (it's 399 now) and I don't regret it a bit. I'm glad I didn't go any lower.
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thanks guys Ill steer clear.. .

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If you're looking for portable lighting take a look at the site Strobist.com. On the bottom of the page is a list of articles and videos about lighting including a list of things you'll need.

They do some amazing stuff.
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