This is when copying other photographers’ work is a good idea

Feb 11, 2020
Dunja Djudjic

No matter if you’re a total newbie or you’ve been shooting for a while, the last thing you wanna be is a copycat. Nobody likes…

We’re not saying the Westcott FJ400 and Jinbei HD-400 are the same strobe, but they sure look similar

Sep 30, 2019
John Aldred

I’ve seen a few posts recently about Westcott’s new FJ400 strobe, with a couple of sites labeling it the “best value strobe” on the market. We…

Westcott announces FJ400, portable but powerful strobe and FJ-X2m, universal wireless trigger

Sep 26, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

Westcott has just announced a new strobe and an accompanying wireless trigger. The Westcott FJ400 is a portable 400Ws AC/DC strobe with less than 1…

Westcott’s new Flex Cine lights add full RGB colour to their flexible LED lighting range

Oct 9, 2018
John Aldred

Westcott has today announced a new Flex Cine lighting system. Carrying on from the popular Flex system launched in 2014, the new Flex Cine line…

Johnsons Photopia – UK distributor for Sekonic, Blackrapid, PocketWizard, Peli and more enters administration

Oct 2, 2018
John Aldred

Johnsons Photopia have announced through their website and Twitter that they have now gone into administration. There isn’t a lot of information yet about how…

Westcott’s new portable LED makes using modifiers easy

Nov 17, 2017
John Aldred

The development of LED lights over the last couple of years has been quite interesting to follow. 10 years ago, LEDs were the last type…

Introducing Omega Reflector 360 – the world’s first 15-in-1 reflector

Feb 7, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

If you are searching for one reflector to rule them all, this may be the one. Westcott has introduced the new Omega Reflector 360, which…

This deep 24″ collapsible beauty dish folds down to just 6″

Jun 16, 2016
John Aldred

Designed by portrait photographer Joel Grimes, the new 24″ Rapid Box Beauty Dish from Westcott seems to tick all of the boxes when it comes to…

The Westcott Eyelighter Will Give Wonderful Eyes. In Camera

Nov 5, 2014
Udi Tirosh

One of the holy grails of beauty retouching is perfect eyes. Actually, getting good lighting on the eyes would probably be one of the first things you would…

15 of My Favorite Photography Products Under $50.00

Sep 26, 2013
Jeff Guyer

Fall is in the air again, which means– among other things– that I’m back in the classroom, teaching my digital photography class for kids. I…