Impact VA902 Three Lamp Fluorescent Cool Light
by Mark Shapiro
Do you need an inexpensive and lightweight "cool" light for your indoor video and photo projects?
Check out the new Impact VA902 Three Lamp Fluorescent Cool Light. It packs three lamps into a single head. The kit includes a 13 inch wide reflector, diffuser, AC power cord, and three 30 watt E26 base bulbs. (the ballast is built in to each bulb.
It includes a standard 5/8 inch baby mount. You can get it for just $119.85
The VA902 light is easy to use, quiet and throws out a good amount of illumination. It delivers 4500 lumens and is 5500 degree kelvin daylight balanced without needing any color conversion filters. The included 13" reflector provides a wide, even spread of light, and a diffusion panel (also included) can optionally be used for even softer portrait lighting.
You will need a stand, A good choice is the Impact - Air Cushioned Heavy Duty Light Stand, Black - just $69.95.
It might be a bit of overkill but I strongly believe in sturdy stands. It can expand to a 13 foot height. Only 5 pound, it is a good choice for the Impact VA 902 lamp head.
There are a variety of kits you may may want to purchase -
The one light, one stand kit is just $139.90. It includes the aluminum Impact 8' Air-cushioned Light Stand is 4-section light support with sure-twist section locks.
The two lights, 2 stand kit is just $279.80