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List of the best softboxes. Men and women voted and ranked their top recommendations for photographic lighting devices known as softboxes. According to them, these are the softboxes with the highest quality and therefore the most trusted brands in today's marketplace. A good photographer needs a great softbox to enclose their bulbs and diffuse material at the front of their light. Plus, as any filmmaker knows, your model or on-camera talent (or even a stationary still-life portrait) will always look nicer when the best softboxes are used. People often wish to purchase softboxes that can be used with halogen bulbs, tungsten bulbs, and of course, fluorescent lights. So how do they buy the best softboxes and know that the final product will be perfect (and that there will not be a fire hazard)? By utilizing this list, people can see which brands to trust and which types and sizes will be good for their particular needs. Many people who were happy with their softbox purchases bought softbox kits that converted their speedlight into a studio strobe.
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CowboyStudio 16 x 16in Photo S... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Softboxes
CowboyStudio
A softbox is a necessary item in a professional portrait studio. The softbox diffuses the strobe flash, giving you perfect even lighting. Our softboxes are made with high quality construction. The spring ring ensures this softbox fits right in at any studio. Size of the softbox is 16" x 16"; Spring ring...

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Photography Umbrella type Soft... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Softboxes
ePhotoinc
This softbox is great for Nikon Canon speedring flash as well as small strobe flashes such as like Alienbees. It pops open like an umbrella that makes setup much faster. It includes one 24"x36" softbox, one diffuser and one grid. It will need a flash umbrella mount for it to work with the softbox.

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ePhoto 24
ePhoto
This softbox is great for Nikon Canon speedring flash as well as small strobe flashes such as like Alienbees. It pops open like an umbrella that makes setup much faster. It will need a flash umbrella mount for it to work with the softbox. 1 x 24x36 umbrella type softbox 1 x outer diffuser

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Fotodiox 6
Fotodiox
Fotodiox Square Flash Softbox softens the light coming from your external flash providing an even diffusion of light while staying out of the way of your lens. Available in two sizes: 6x8 and 8x12, the Square Softbox is helpful to on-the-go photographers. Our Square Softbox fits dozens of flash units, including Nikon and Canon.

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Speedbox Diffuser-60 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Softboxes
SMDV
The new SMDV's Diffuser-60 is a high-quality professional hexagonal softbox for off-camera flashes that creates a quality soft diffused light. Its patented folding system allows the box to be setup and taken down very quickly . like folding an umbrella. The softbox shell is made from a ripstop style nylon to minimize wear and tear.

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CowboyStudio Photo / Video 24i... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Softboxes
CowboyStudio
A softbox is a necessary item in a professional portrait studio. The softbox diffuses the strobe flash, giving you perfect even lighting. Our speedlite softbox is high quality, durable, easy to setup, and simple to use. Size of the softbox is 24" x 24"; Easy to assemble; Case is black and easy to pack.

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Fancierstudio 3000 Watt Digita... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Softboxes
Fancierstudio
Brand New 3000 Watt Softbox Compact Fluorescent Video Lighting Kit. Softboxes are a great addition to any kit. They gently focus the light, providing soft, very forgiving, shadow free illumination that makes even a beginner look like a pro photographer, videographer or filmmaker. This Kit Comes with 15 x 45watt 5500k perfect day light compact fluorescent bulbs perfect for video and photography.

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DMKFoto Softbox for Speedlight... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Softboxes
DMKFoto
Fits Nikon, Canon, Sony, Pentax, Minolta and many more.

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ePhoto Speedlight Photography ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Softboxes
ePhoto
This softbox is great for Nikon Canon speedring flash as well as small strobe flashes such as like Alienbees. It pops open like an umbrella that makes setup much faster. It includes one 30" octagon octbox softbox and one front diffuser and directional grid. It will need a flash umbrella mount for it to work with the softbox.

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Fancierstudio 2400 Watt Lighti... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Softboxes
Fancierstudio
Brand New 3000 Watt Softbox Compact Fluorescent Video Lighting Kit. Softboxes are a great addition to any kit. They gently focus the light, providing soft, very forgiving, shadow free illumination that makes even a beginner look like a pro photographer, videographer or filmmaker. This Kit Comes with 15 x 45watt 5500k perfect day light compact fluorescent bulbs perfect for video and photography.

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Off Camera Photography Photo S... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Softboxes
ePhoto
This softbox is great for Nikon Canon speedring flash as well as small strobe flashes such as like Alienbees. It pops open like an umbrella that makes setup much faster. It includes one 30" octagon octbox softbox and one front diffuser. It will need a flash umbrella mount for it to work with the softbox.

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Fotodiox Pro Softbox is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Softboxes
Fotodiox
The Fotodiox Pro Softbox is a sturdy and economical version of the standard softbox designs available today and is perfect for studio and multi-day shooting. It is made with Fotodiox high-quality reflective and diffusive materials. The dome of the softbox is made of durable pro-grade omni-bounce silver reflective fabric with black backing.

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BestDealUSA Flash Diffuser Sof... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Softboxes

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Fotodiox 8
Fotodiox
Fotodiox Octagon Flash Softbox softens the light coming from your external flash providing an even diffusion of light while staying out of the way of your lens. The Octagon Softbox is helpful to on-the-go photographers. Our Softbox fits dozens of flash units, including Nikon and Canon. The Softbox uses permanently attached Velcro strips to connect to the flash.

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Pbl Studio Photography Video L... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Softboxes
PBL
YOU cannot purchase A better quality 24in x 24in EZ softbox lighting anywhere AT this price. 100% satisfaction guaranteed, since 1989. This is a PBL 300 watt PBL EZ softbox fluorescent lighting kit. Comes with 2 unique folding 24in x 24in softboxes,sets up in seconds by pushing the center ring over the fixture, no more hassle, no more rods to bend or lose.

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CowboyStudio Pro 30-Inch Octag... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Softboxes
CowboyStudio
Our CowboyStudio professional soft boxes universally fit for portable Speedlights with hotshoes, such as NIKON, CANON and many other hotshoe type flash Speedlights. This portable softbox kit is the perfect addition to your speedlite. It diffuses the flash giving you that perfect even lighting you need for the best shots possible.

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Opteka SB-110 Universal Gel So... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Softboxes
Opteka
The Opteka SB-110 includes an assortment of six colored gels: Blue, Green, Red, Yellow, Amber & Pink. The filter holder is designed to fit most flash models. The SB-110 enables a photographer to quickly and conveniently colorize the light for a variety of special effect applications.

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DMKFoto Studio Softbox with Un... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Softboxes
DMKFoto
This Softbox is designed for use with a strobe or continuous light. It comes standard with a silver reflective interior and a flush front face. The flush mounted front face provides a wider spread of light than a box with a recessed front. It's sewn in front face allows it to be set up in less than 30 seconds.

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2400 Watt Softbox Lighting Kit... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Softboxes
Fancierstudio
Brand New 2400 Watt Softboxeight (8) Compact Fluorescent Video Lighting Kit. Softboxes are a great addition to any kit. They gently focus the light, providing soft, very forgiving, shadow free illumination that makes even a beginner look like a pro photographer, videographer or filmmaker. This Kit Comes with 12 x 45watt 5500k perfect day light compact fluorescent bulbs perfect for video and photography.

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NEEWER 24 inch 60X60cm Portabl... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Softboxes
Neewer
This is a portable and versatile softbox designed for speedlites and flashes with a hotshoe. The softbox comes standard with an adjustable L-Shaped mounting bracket which can fit practically any flash unit. By diffusing the flash lighting, the softbox creates a perfect and even lighting that allows you to capture picture-perfect shots.

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LimoStudio Digital Photography... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Softboxes
LimoStudio
LimoStudio Digital Photography Video Continuous Softbox Lighting Light Kit with photo 105w bulb (2) x LimoStudio 86" Tall Air Cushion Spring Studio Quality High Output Umbrella Flash Strobe Light Stand (2) x LimoStudio Full Spectrum Light Lighting Bulb 105W Photography Photo CFL 6500K Daylight Balanced...

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Professional Photography Studi... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Softboxes
1x Shooting Table: The whole table top dimensions: 51"L x 23"W Table Height: 20" 16x 45w Professional Daylight Bulbs Total 16 x 45w = 720w Color temperature is 5500k. Average life 8,000 hours 4x High Quality 4-Light Holders: Using 2 On/Off switch buttons located on the back to operate 4 Bulbs separately 4x Studio Soft Boxes: High-quality nylon construction.

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PBL Photo Studio 40 inch Refle... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Softboxes
PBL
This set of two PBL 40" Reflective Softbox Umbrellas will give you very soft, even lighting. Sets up just like an umbrella. No need to worry about losing parts, one piece unit. Interior is made of silver reflective material. Light is reflected back through white diffusion material that creates very soft light.

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Gino 80cm x 120cm Studio Photo... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Softboxes
Gino
The softbox is lined with high reflective silver interiors and a solid black nylon exterior. The rectangular soft box is used by top portrait photographers whom want to obtain a near round catchlight in the models eye. It could produce professional lighting that let you capture the best details of the objects.

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LumiQuest SoftBox LTp LQ-124 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Softboxes
LumiQuest
For those who have a laptop pocket in their camera bag/backpack the LumiQuest Softbox LTp enlarges and diffuses the light with the flash in the direct flash position, thereby achieving a very soft look with reduced shadow definition. The light is softened and more evenly distributed as it passes through a center-weighted frosted diffuser.