Calumet 300B portable studio light with PowerPort

Calumet UK have listed a new model Genesis AC/DC monolight, the Genesis 300B, and an associated "PowerPort" battery pack for pre-order.

Calumet Genesis 300B and PowerPort
Picture by Calumet UK

Calumet UK have listed a new model Genesis monolight, the Genesis 300B, and an associated “PowerPort” battery pack for pre-order.

UPDATE: Is AC/DC, works both on mains and on battery.

This new dual-mode head may be run from the mains or from the optional Genesis PowerPort portable power pack with its removeable rechargeable battery pack to provide fully portable flash power up to 300Ws.

Features

  • Powerful 300Ws output from mains or battery power
  • Digital variable flash output control
  • Recycle time between 3 and 7 seconds
  • Around 200 flashes per charge in battery mode
  • PowerPort portable power pack features a quick charge in battery module for fast mid-shoot changes
  • Easy-lock interchangeable reflectors
  • User-replaceable flashtube and model bulb

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