Chinese lighting and accessory manufacturer NanGuang has revealed a new compact LED light panel for studio use, as well as a wall arm and a background support kit. The Combo 40C LED flat panel light comes with a built-in soft diffuser and features 0-100% dimming control. Stepless color temperature adjustments are possible from from 5600-3200K.
The light measures 230 x 400 x 60mm and comes with 400 LEDs that in total produce 40W of power and 2115 LM at 5600K. According to the manufacturer the average LED life is 50,000 hours.
Also new is the NanGuang wall arm which is designed to support most manufacturers’ light heads up to 5kg in weight. The arm folds out for use and can be pushed flat against the wall when not needed. It can also achieve a full range of lateral horizontal and vertical movement and features a 2-section, extendable arm (93-180cm), a reversible lighting spigot and a 1/4in tripod screw.
The new Background Support Kit can be dismantled for easy transport to location shoots and comes with two tripod-style support stands and three locking cross bars of 100cm length each. It can be used with full or half-length rolls of background paper or any other type of background material that requires a simple pole support. The maximum width is 300cm and the height can be adjusted up to 286cm.
All new NanGuang products are available through distributor Kenro in the UK. The Combo 40C is £179.94 ($232), the wall arm will set you back £99.96 ($129) and the background kit has a price tag of £77.94 ($100). No US pricing information has been released yet.