SMDV have release the second generation of their popular parabolic softboxes in the Speedbox-S65.
The S in front of the number 65 indicating a new steel rod version, which are designed to be more durable than the previous fiberglass rods.
The Speedbox-S65 are also now said to be even easier to collapse. And for speed and simplicity the front diffuser panel is permanently sewn in place (as the smaller Speedboxes have been previously).
The inner diffuser panel is still removable though.
The new Speedbox-S65 are basically a model which sit between the existing octagonal Speedbox-60 (60cm diameter) and the 10 sided Speedbox-70 (70cm diameter).
Providing a larger surface area and more pleasing circular like catch light than the Speedbox-60, while still providing a very compact, lightweight, and easy to manage location modifier.
The Speedbox-S65 are available in both the speedlite bracket mount, and Bowens S-type studio light mount (Speedbox-S65B).
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
The Speedbox-S65 and S65B are available now from Legio Aerium on Amazon from $185.95.
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