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Skylux Rapid Box XL Kit

Skylux Rapid Box XL Kit

Quick Overview


  • Dimmable, daylight-balanced LED

  • For motion and still capture

  • Pristine 5500K daylight output (+/- 100K)

  • Cutting-edge 94CRI LED technology

  • Quiet operation essential for video

  • Lightweight, solid metal housing

  • Diffused front emits shadow-free output

  • Built-in tilter bracket and umbrella mount

  • Regulated ballast for flicker-free output

  • Multi-voltage for international use

$1,299.90

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$1,299.90
SKU: 4854

Rapid Box Plus Skylux

Meet the perfect studio light combination for fashion, beauty, and commercial photographers and filmmakers. This complete kit includes your choice of 36" or 48" Studio Rapid Box, along with a Skylux LED, 10’ heavy-duty light stand, and a durable carry case.

Skylux Rapid Box Studio Kit
Emily Soto fashion photo shoot using Skylux LED Kit
Photo: ©Emily Soto

Instant Single-Light Setup

The 36" Rapid Box XL and the 48" Rapid Box XXL are designed for use with a variety of strobes and continuous light heads. Select the Rapid Box size that best fits your space, style, and subject. Then, select the proper speedring fitment for your light source.

Convenient Built-In Speedring

The Rapid Box XL and XXL are essential modifiers for on-location and studio photographers. With a built-in Bowens speedring, these instant modifiers attach directly to the Skylux without any additional adapters.

Rapid Box XL and XXL built-in speedring
Rapid Box Octabox with Beauty Dish

Instant Beauty Beauty Dish

The optional deflector plate eliminates hot spots and doubles as a beauty dish. Combine with either the Rapid Box XL or XXL and the detachable center extension rod for up to 16 unique lighting combination options!

Beautiful Daylight Output

Skylux was the first dimmable LED with a CRI rating of 94. With beautiful color rendering, the Skylux will display natural, pristine color in both photo and video applications. With a color temperature of 5500K, the Skylux also emits a true daylight-balanced light.

Emily Soto wedding photo shoot using Skylux LED Kit
Bride photo using Skylux LED lighting
Photo: ©Emily Soto

Cutting-Edge Design

With a built-in spring-loaded frosted panel, the Skylux’s output is soft and flattering even without the use of modifiers. This unique design also protects the Skylux’s high-end LED from damage upon impact. And when more diffusion is desired, the Skylux’s built-in Bowens-style mount allows for instant attachment of your preferred softbox.

Skylux LED monolight
Skylux LED light controls

Ultra-Powerful LEDs

Dimmable from 30% to 100%, the Skylux emits a concentrated 8,490 lux at 1 meter.

Flicker Free and Virtually Silent

Encased in the Skylux’s compact body is a virtually silent internal fan. This fan keeps the unit cool and safe, while remaining quiet enough to use on video productions. The external power ballast is the heart of the Skylux, providing flicker-free light output. This, along with the unit’s quiet internal fan, make the Skylux a dream light source for filmmakers.

Behind the scenes look at video lighting on set
Video set with model being lit by Skylux daylight LED lights
Photo: ©Eric Eggly

Compact and Durable Housing

This LED is housed in the most compact monolight casing on the market. The Skylux’s lightweight, all-metal body features a convenient solid handle, built-in tilter, umbrella receptacle, and light stand receptacle.

Skylux LED monolight slim profile
Skylux LED power ballast

Effective Power Regulation

The external power ballast is the heart of the Skylux, providing flicker-free light output. When hung on a stand, this ballast acts as a weight to stabilize your modified light source and is equipped with a 17 foot power cord for hassle-free maneuverability.

Certified and Multi-Voltage

The Skylux is multi-voltage from 100 to 240-volts, allowing for worldwide use. It’s also CE certified for safety for use internationally, giving you the ability to travel abroad without worry.

Emily Soto using Skylux LED in fashion photo shoot
Photo: ©Emily Soto
Skylux LED with barndoors and grid attachments

Compact Modification

Pair and perfect the Skylux with a variety of easy-to-use modifiers, including grids, snoots, gels, and more.

Spectral Data

Light spectral and photometric data is measured using a color spectrometer in a controlled environment.

CCT CRI TLCI
5600K 95 Ra 94 Qa
CCT = Color Temperature (+/-100K), CRI = Color Rendering Index (+/-1)
TLCI = Television Lighting Consistency Index (+/-1)
Skylux LED with Reflector Photometric Data

CRI Measurements

CCT R01 R02 R03 R04 R05 R06 R07
               
5600K 96 96 91 96 94 90 96
R08 R09 R10 R11 R12 R13 R14 R15
               
92 78 87 94 65 98 94 97
Skylux LED with Reflector Photometric and Light Output Measurements

Photometric Data

Skylux LED with Reflector
Distance Lux FC Video AMR
ISO400@1/50
Photo AMR
ISO400@1/200
1 m / 3.4 ft 8417 790 14 7.1
3 m / 9.8 ft 945 88 4.5 2.2
5 m / 16.4 ft 371 34 2.8 1.4
FC = Foot Candles, AMR = Actual Meter Reading

Technical Specs

SKU
4854
UPC
8 17967 00478 7
Warranty
2-Year
Length
44.5" / 113.0 cm
Width
11.5" / 29.2 cm
Height
12.0" / 30.5 cm
Weight
20.2 lbs. / 9.1 kg
Light Type
LED
Mount Type
5/8” Receiver
Color Render Index (CRI)
95
Color Temperature (K)
5600
Foot-Candles (1m)
790
Foot-Candles (3m)
88
Foot-Candles (5m)
34
Flicker-Free
Yes
Lux (1m)
8417
Lux (3m)
945
Lux (5m)
371
TLCI (Qa)
94
Volts
110/120V
Power Type
AC/DC
Baffle Density
1-Stop
Diffusion Density
1-Stop
SKU
4854
UPC
8 17967 00478 7
Warranty
2-Year
Length
44.5" / 113.0 cm
Width
11.5" / 29.2 cm
Height
12.0" / 30.5 cm
Weight
20.2 lbs. / 9.1 kg
Light Type
LED
Mount Type
5/8” Receiver
Color Render Index (CRI)
95
Color Temperature (K)
5600
Foot-Candles (1m)
790
Foot-Candles (3m)
88
Foot-Candles (5m)
34
Flicker-Free
Yes
Lux (1m)
8417
Lux (3m)
945
Lux (5m)
371
TLCI (Qa)
94
Volts
110/120V
Power Type
AC/DC
Baffle Density
1-Stop
Diffusion Density
1-Stop
SKU
4854
UPC
8 17967 00478 7
Warranty
2-Year
Length
44.5" / 113.0 cm
Width
11.5" / 29.2 cm
Height
12.0" / 30.5 cm
Weight
20.2 lbs. / 9.1 kg
Light Type
LED
Mount Type
5/8” Receiver
Color Render Index (CRI)
95
Color Temperature (K)
5600
Foot-Candles (1m)
790
Foot-Candles (3m)
88
Foot-Candles (5m)
34
Flicker-Free
Yes
Lux (1m)
8417
Lux (3m)
945
Lux (5m)
371
TLCI (Qa)
94
Volts
110/120V
Power Type
AC/DC
Baffle Density
1-Stop
Diffusion Density
1-Stop
SKU
4854
UPC
8 17967 00478 7
Warranty
2-Year
Length
44.5" / 113.0 cm
Width
11.5" / 29.2 cm
Height
12.0" / 30.5 cm
Weight
20.2 lbs. / 9.1 kg
Light Type
LED
Mount Type
5/8” Receiver
Color Render Index (CRI)
95
Color Temperature (K)
5600
Foot-Candles (1m)
790
Foot-Candles (3m)
88
Foot-Candles (5m)
34
Flicker-Free
Yes
Lux (1m)
8417
Lux (3m)
945
Lux (5m)
371
TLCI (Qa)
94
Volts
110/120V
Power Type
AC/DC
Baffle Density
1-Stop
Diffusion Density
1-Stop

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Skylux product review by Emily Soto, Top Pro Photographer

“I use the Skylux for most of my work and love the color consistency to daylight.”

Emily Soto, Top Pro Photographer

Skylux product review by Jen Rozenbaum, Top Pro Elite Photographer

“My favorite way to use the Skylux is bare with the reflector for hard shadows. The light is clean and gorgeous and the portability can't be beat.”

Jen Rozenbaum, Top Pro Elite Photographer

Skylux product review by Terry White, Top Pro Elite Photographer

“The Skylux LED light is freaking awesome. Coupled with the Rapid Box Octa XXL and you've got a great light that doesn't get hot for your subject.”

Terry White, Top Pro Elite Photographer

Skylux product review by Steve Hansen, Top Pro Photographer

“With the Skylux and a shallow soft box, I can achieve window light any time of day.”

Steve Hansen, Top Pro Photographer

Skylux product review by Chris Garrison, Top Pro Photographer

“The Skylux provides a powerful solution for even lighting on commercial automotive and marine photography.”

Chris Garrison, Top Pro Photographer

Skylux product review by Courtney Dailey, Top Pro Photographer

“This light is so fun to shoot with. It's daylight-balanced and dimmable, so you can really create some fantastic shots with it.”

Courtney Dailey, Top Pro Photographer

Rapid Box XL product review by Emily Soto, Top Pro Photographer

“I use the Rapid Box XL in combination with the Skylux for most of my work, the combination gives a great light output and quality.”

Emily Soto, Top Pro Photographer

Rapid Box XXL product review by Matt Hernandez, Top Pro Photographer

“This is the most versatile modifier I have ever used and I couldn't live without it! It can be really soft with both layers of diffusion or I can overpower the sun with the deflector plate.”

Matt Hernandez, Top Pro Photographer

Rapid Box XXL product review by Lou Freeman, Top Pro Photographer

“The modifier is always on the go in my studio. Great for producing soft elegant beauty light or for replicating daylight.”

Lou Freeman, Top Pro Photographer

Rapid Box XXL product review by Courtney Dailey, Top Pro Photographer

“As a beauty shooter, I use a beauty dish often, but traveling with one is cumbersome. I LOVE the Rapid Box XL. It gives the look of a beauty dish, but its breaks down like an umbrella and travels easily.”

Courtney Dailey, Top Pro Photographer

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