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Light modifier - Softbox for photo AND video?


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It there a softbox/umbrella-softbox solution for both photography and videography?

I would like to utilize the spftbox for photography and videography when needed. The umbrella-softbox/softbox need to be able to handle heat, of course!

What are my options?



SMDV make excellent-quality 12-sided soft boxes that set up and tear down in seconds; they don't offer umbrellas, but those are quite easy to find through B&H.
The SMDVs use a high-quality aluminum ring with metal fittings that is both strong and easily resistant to heat.
I own the Alpha 80 (32") soft box and it's a real pleasure to work with.