Aurora Lite Bank, a Korean studio lighting manufacturer, have a new range of portable softboxes for use with hotshoe flashes. The Firefly Beauty Box series include a mounting bracket for speedlights and are specially designed for their light weight and quick assembly.
Firefly Beauty Box is an octagonal softbox for shoe mounted speedlights.Â It softens the normally harsh light; it is extremely light and portable and is compatible with most shoe mounted speedlights.Â It consists of three parts: an umbrella like softbox, a swivel flash bracket, and a front screen. It comes with a carrying bag. All parts of the diffuser fit into the bag easily and weigh about 1.5 kg.
- Robust and durable
The frame for the beauty box, adaptor and tilting bracket are made fromÂ durable aluminum and steel and it is robust enough for outdoor use.
- Unique design
The unique design of the Firefly Beauty Box and its construction is patentÂ pending.
- Extremely portable
At only 48cm width and 19cm in depth it is lightweight and portableÂ making it extremely attractive for location use.
- Soft and evenly reflected light
Using the same silver lining as in Auroraâ€™s quality softboxes the embossedÂ surface reflects the light back and forth internally so that it becomes softÂ and not too harsh when it reaches the front. The flat front diffuser thenÂ softens the light even more.
- Easy to set up and pack up
With one touch, it opens and closes like an umbrella making it ready toÂ use within seconds.
- Silver or Gold internal deflectors
The 15cm silver deflector is sewn onto the inside of the front diffuserÂ which eliminates any hot spots. A front diffuser with a gold deflector is anÂ optional extra for a warmer effect.
- Light weight and handy
Complete with carry bag, its total weight is only 1kg
- Height adjustable and rotatable tilt bracket
A rotatable tilt bracket that moves for forward and backwards and up andÂ down allows most speedlights to fit onto the Firefly Beauty Box
- Sliding shoe
This is compatible with most shoe mounted speedlights
Firefly Beauty Box is available in three models; FBO50 (above), FBO65 and FBS2560 (shown below) and these are available through their dealers. Mr. CAD in UK, Tanala Foto in Germany, Prophot in France, Foto Video in Norway, Gruppo BP in Italy, Pakor in USA, etc.
For more information, please visit the Aurora Lite Bank web site.