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  • 22" diametern to 9.2"
  • 5 Colors: Silver, Gold, White, Black & Translucent
  • Lightweight & Portable
  • Premium Fabrics
  • Reversible Zipper Slip
  • Super Spring Steel Frame Loop
  • Folds down into small storage case
  • 22" Reflector
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• Reflected light is the professional's edge in a photo world filled with complicated technologies and expensive demands for more light sources. Reflectors also allow photographers to harness the strongest and largest light source available to them, the sun. A simple well placed reflector will bring life, color and interest to the dullest of subjects.

• The set of Glow reflector surfaces can soften shadows, reveal details hidden in darkness, enhance skin tones, diffuse harsh sunlight, add a sparkle to the eyes,or add contrast to a drab scene. All this power, without cords, in a highly portable kit consisting of 5 different resilient fabric surfaces stretched over the single spring steel collapsible frame.

• The Silver disk adds the greatest amount of reflection, creates specular highlights, and has the greatest reach' of any in the set. Used carefully, it is the hero of your multi light solution'. Silver adds a definite glow to enhance skin tones, making it a favorite tool of fashion and beauty photographers.

• The Gold disk transforms your light source into the warmest glow, evoking the aura of sunset and romance. Our special Gold/Silver pattern is the real secret to adding a degree of warmth to all subjects and skin tone families. Without the overpowering color shift common to totally gold reflectors, the zigzag silver/gold pattern produces subtle warmth. White produces the most even, natural bounce reflection of light and serves faithfully to maintain color balance and beautifully fills any subject relative to the degree of distance placement from the subject.

• White also can be used independent of other light sources to produce gorgeous catch lights in the eyes. Large catch lights imply innocence and liveliness. Even without light directly hitting the white reflector, the white object in the subject's field of view will appear in the eyes as a circular catch light, adding value to portraits and headshots.

• Black serves as a negative or subtractive light modifier. When used in proximity to the subject, the disk acts as anti-reflector' scrim, enhancing contrasts, deepening shadows and creates stronger, firmer lines. The black surface also lowers tone to overly light areas to expand the highlight definition range.

• The Translucent diffuser transforms harsh light into soft, creating a gentle wrap around effect. Use the disk as a pass through diffuser for a well placed source in a set when Plexiglas and large panels are not practical for the assignment.

• The lightweight steel spring frame twists and folds to 1/3 of its original open diameter and fits into its own small storage case, ready for opening flat as a light modifier in a snap. The use of a stand with a disk holder or VAL is recommended especially when working alone or with multiple disks.

The Glow Portable 5 in is commonly used for General purpose, Indoors, Low light, Macro photography, Night time, Outdoor events / games, Outdoors, Portraits, Studio, Travel and more.The Glow Portable 5 in is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Casual photographer, Enthusiast, Photo enthusiast, Pro photographer, Semi-professional, Semi-pro photographer among others.The Glow Portable 5 in is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Glow Portable 5 in: Attach securely, Durable, Easy to use, Good color value, Lightweight, Long-lasting and Reliable

Glow Portable 5 in Features

  • 22" diametern to 9.2"
  • 5 Colors: Silver, Gold, White, Black and Translucent
  • Lightweight and Portable
  • Premium Fabrics
  • Reversible Zipper Slip
  • Super Spring Steel Frame Loop
  • Folds down into small storage case

Glow Portable 5 in Specifications

Size
22"
Color 1
1 Silver
Color 2
Gold (Z Striped Silver) Storage Case
Color 3
White
Color 4
4 Black
Color 5
Translucent
Material
Fabric
Frame Construction
Spring Steel
Mfr #
PR5122
SKU
FPPR5122

Glow Portable 5 in Reviews Powered by TurnTo®

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4.5

(based on 239 reviews)

85%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (137)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (92)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

FRUSTRATING, DOES THE JOB, BUT......

When the Collapsible Disc Reflector was taken out of its container it snapped open. LOOKED AND LOOKED for directions on how to collapse it back into the container that came with it. Tried many different ways to collapse the fool thing without success. Somebody has a sick sense of humor by not including directions on how to collapse this refector!

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Zipper broke first use

This product does the job, and is inexpensive, but I was disappointed that the zipper on the reflector cover (not the carrying case) broke on the first use.

Reviewed by 239 customers

 
5.0

Made of durable material

By

For the price I paid, I expected the reflectors to be manufactured with sub-standard flimsy material that can easily be ripped. When I received the reflectors, the material was suprisingly made of durable high-quality material. I am now looking at purchasing other light modifiers manufactured by Glow.

 
5.0

Reflecting on a great product

By

I often cover a lot of ground on event assignments, so ease of use a light weight are important. I love the versatility. The gold / silver reflector is a nice effect. I'm still learning how to best manage light with this reflector, but so far I'm very pleased.

 
5.0

Must have

By

Great, stitching and material seem high quality and have held up well.

 
5.0

Nice for the money

By

Nice and compact and good quality.

 
4.0

Good Product

By

Well made and a good product. Quality same as the expensive ones. worth the price.

 
5.0

Nice product in a compact size.

By

Like the small size. There are times whn you nee a small reflector and this ne does it. The gold face has a nice gold/white pattern that tones down the gols cast very nicely.

 
5.0

Practical, It doesn't get any better.

By

Easy to carry.

 
5.0

Easily portable, storable, and usable

By

Love it indoor for soft light portraiture and full body shots. Love it outside to filter the sun light. Easily portable, packable, storable. Great light modifier.

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Bang For Your Buck

By

Very nice reflector for the price. Helps with those unwanted shadows I'm always trying to get rid of. Great buy!

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

great product!

By

Theses reflectors are just what I needed. I love the fact that they curl up so small that you can take them anywhere!!

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HARVEY S  How the %^*% do you refold to get back into case?
WILLIAM P  To fold, grasp the outer rim with hands opposite each other (such that a straight line drawn from one hand to the other would pass thru the center of the disc). Keeping one hand still, slowly twist the rim with the other hand while moving your hands together. You'll end up making a 360 degree twist with the one side and stopping with your hands about 6" apart and the disc perfectly folded to an 8" diameter to fit the case. Once you get the hang of it, it's very slick and simple.
Shopper  Why Did You Choose This?
BRIAN D  Nice small reflector to keep in my bag to use with small macro work or as a flash diffuser for my speedlite.
Shopper  Why Did You Choose This?
BRIAN D  Nice small reflector to keep in my bag to use with small macro work or as a flash diffuser for my speedlite.
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