Photographic umbrellas come in a variety of types, sizes and colors and generally are excellent at covering a large area with light. Shoot through umbrellas are translucent and provide a soft light on the subject. Bounce back umbrellas reflect the light back from the inside of the umbrella surface into the scene. Based on the color of the umbrella, bounce back umbrellas can add contrast (silver), soft wash (white), warmth (gold), Reversible umbrellas are bounce back and provide two separate colored surfaced to use for bounce back. All-in-One umbrellas can either shoot through or white or silver bounce back. 8 in 1 umbrellas allow the umbrella to be configured in 8 unique ways. Umbrella boxes are bounce back umbrellas that include a translucent sealing fabric in the back (open portion) of the umbrella making the light that comes out very soft and wrap around. Jumbo umbrellas are just that, gigantic umbrellas. Umbrella kits include umbrellas, light stands and umbrella tilt heads.
Lastolite's 80' jumbo umbrella provides a huge swath of light to cover a very large area.
Reversible umbrellas provide a single umbrella with two separate reflective surfaces that can be interchanged in order to create different lighting effects. These are 40' umbrellas that come in: Sliver/Sunfire, Silver/White or Silver/Gold.
Umbrella boxes take umbrellas to the next step by maximizing the amount of light put into the umbrella. These bounce back umbrellas seal the open portion of the umbrella with a translucent material providing soft, wrap around light which mimics the light...
Classic umbrellas are the basic standard umbrella used in photography and come in either 32' or 40' and are either shoot through or bounce back White or Sliver.
All in One Umbrella
All in One umbrellas are extremely flexible in that they can be configured to provide shoot though or bounce back silver or white. You can also peel down the top portion of the outside material to let part of the light come through the shoot through portion...
8 in 1
The new 8 in 1 umbrella is like an All in One umbrella on steroids. One of it's most unique and interesting features is a square panel from the other side material that can be removed and used for shot through. This provides the 8 in 1 umbrella with a...
Umbrella kits include either a 34' or 40' All in One umbrella, a Manfrotto Light stand and either a Manfrotto umbrella tilt head, a Lastolite TriFlash umbrella tilt head (holds three flashes) or a Lastolite TriFlash Shoe lock (holds three flashes in a...