Using colored gels with monolights and a softbox

Started Mar 13, 2013 | Discussions thread
Sailor Blue
Sailor Blue Forum Pro • Posts: 13,557
Re: Using colored gels with monolights and a softbox

Carl S wrote:

Thanks for your response. I use gels all the time with my speedlites but was looking for a solution for using them with my Einsteins when using a softbox. Einsteins have a frosted glass dome over the flashtubes which should prevent the gels from touching the flash tubes.

That might work fine but I would be wary of doing that if I was using the modeling light.

I have a simple suggestion.  PCB has a great customer relations department.  Why don't you phone them up or send them an email and ask what they recommend?

-- hide signature --

Living and loving it in Bangkok, Thailand. Canon 7D - See the gear list for the rest.

 Sailor Blue's gear list:Sailor Blue's gear list
Fujifilm FinePix Real 3D W3 Canon EOS 7D Tamron SP AF 90mm F/2.8 Di Macro +10 more
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow