The Lowel Blender XL is a bi-color LED light that features a narrow beam. angle. It is being billed as a small-sized, color adjustable fixture with a lot of output.
According to Lowel, the light when set at 100% intensity at a distance of 3′ can output 3796 Lux/656 FC.
The Blender XL features a durable metal housing and an array of 24 surface-mounted LEDs- 12 cool white/daylight and 12 warm white/tungsten. Each LED has its own 45-degree optical lens.
On the back of the fixture, there are dual rotary knobs that let users control the cool white (6000°K) and warm white (3000°K) channels to independently “blend” the desired color temperature.
The Blender XL also comes with a professional drop-in diffuser. This helps soften the light and spread out the light beam. In addition, a removable Clear LED Guard slides in front of the honeycomb of LEDs to add extra protection.
The light features an AC power supply and a D-Tap power cable so you can run the fixture from camera batteries, etc.
The Blender XL uses an industry-standard 5/8” receiver. There is an included tilting stand mount and a locking accessory slot that accepts accessories like Lowel Silver Umbrellas. What’s more, it shines as an adjustable on-camera light when seated in the included cold shoe adapter.
The Blender XL weighs in at 907g / 2lb and it measures 5.375H x 4.25W x 3.125D in. (13.65H x 10.8W x 7.9D cm).
It ships complete with:
- XL Fixture
- 5/8” Stand Mount with Tilt Pivot
- Drop-in Diffuser
- Clear LED guard
- Switching Power Supply
- US and EU Power cords
- D-tap cable.
Price & Availability
The Lowel Blender XL is now available for $349 USD.