Chimera Daylite Octa 7

Chimera Daylite Octa 7

Chimera has announced its new Daylite Octa 7. The DayLite Octa 7 was designed primarily for the ARRI M40 and it claimed to be able to deliver broad and even illumination from the seven-foot octagonal front screen using a soft silver interior and weighted baffle.

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Even though it was designed for use with the ARRI M40, it will work with other fixtures that use Quartz / DayLite OP Rings.

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Key features

  • Large 7’ (3.3 m) front screen
  • Soft solution for large format hot lights
  • Optimized design for the ARRI M40
  • For use with fixtures up to 4kW
  • Vents provide for proper internal cooling
  • Compatible with Quartz / DayLite OP Rings
  • Product availability in April 2022

The Chimera Daylite Octa 7 weighs 8.5 lb/ 3.8kg. It has a depth of 53″ / 1.3m.

There is no indication of pricing, but similar-sized options from companies like DoPChoice run well over $1,000 USD.

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