I was interested in learning about popular ring lights and had some questions.
What is the best ring light for videos? and
What kind of ring light do Youtubers use? and finally
Does a ring light make a difference?
The answers are not surprisingly subjective. One popular light ring is the model below where I go into detail. The Neewer light is a good all around use ring. It has a stand and a large 18″ diameter ring, and the light is adjustable to suit your needs. I also like you can adjust the color temperature for various settings.
Proper lighting of videos or still shots is important. An affordable LED ring light will make your videos more professional.
Neewer 18-inch White LED Ring Light with Silver Light Stand Lighting Kit Dimmable For Video Shooting
- KIT INCLUDES: (1)18-inch LED Ring Light (White), (1)6.5 feet/200cm Silver Light Stand, (1)Remote, (1)Smart Phone Holder, (1)Hot Shoe Adapter with 1/4″ Screw, (1)Power Adapter Supply with US Plug; NOTE: Carrying Bag NOT included
- UPGRADED ADJUSTABLE KNOBS: Features ON/OFF Switch and color temperature adjusting knobs (Yellow and White) on the front base of the ring light, which make it easy to operate and provide more natural light for different skin color and surroundings; Special LED design;Lightweight and Portable; Constant current drive, low power loss
- ELEGANT COLOR AND DESIGN: Designed with White color which looks more elegant. No ultraviolet and infrared light radiation, low heat output, safety and environmental protection. Widely applied to portrait, makeup, youtube videos, studio shoot, video blogging, portrait photography and live streaming etc.
- SILVER LIGHT STAND: Made of corrosion-resistant stainless steel, giving it exceptional strength for heavy duty work, pretty sturdy for your shooting
- PRACTICAL ACCESSORIES: Come with Smartphone holder for most smartphones (iPhone X 8 7 plus/6/5/5S, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge/S6/S5, etc), Black Hot shoe adapter with 1/4″ screw for Canon Nikon Sony and most DSLR cameras
Some reviews express they like the following:
Have you used this lighting kit? Does it live up to claims? Let me know..