Why do speedlights in beauty dishes face forward?

Started Jul 1, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Brent Allen Thale
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Re: Why do speedlights in beauty dishes face forward?
In reply to michaeladawson, Jul 2, 2013

@michaeladawson Well, that's putting it in simplistic terms, this would be an umbrella in the sense that the Chimera Octa 2, which they call a "beauty dish", is an umbrella that can take a sock and a grid. Just replace the deflector disc with a rearward facing speedlight with an emphasis on portability.


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