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Westcott unveil new umbrella

Westcott has introduced three new collapsible 43-inch (109cm) umbrellas for budding Strobists. Available in three different models, white satin, soft silver and a white satin with removable black cover, each weighs 1lb (454g) and collapse to just 14.5-inches (37cm). Prices are just £19 inc VAT for the white and silver varients, while the shoot through (white) umbrella is £22 inc tax.


Westcott Announce New Collapsible Umbrellas. Perfect For Travel and On-Location Shoots!

43” Umbrellas That Fold Down to Just 14.5”!

UK, September 22nd 2010 - JP Distribution, the exclusive UK distributor for Westcott – one of the world leaders in professional photography and video lighting equipment - has announced the new range of Collapsible Umbrellas from Westcott.
Umbrellas allow for a quick and easy set-up. With the Westcott Collapsible Umbrella range, set-up is easier than ever! The 43“ umbrellas fold down to just 14.5“ enabling them to fit easily into any bag or backpack, meaning they are perfect for on location shoots.

Available in three different styles – optical white satin, soft silver and optical white satin with a removable black cover, this umbrella range can be used as shoot through diffusers, or to bounce a light source.


· Collapsible for easy travel and on location shoots
· Opens and closes quickly
· Remove the black cover for a shoot-through diffuser
· Use the black cover for a soft silver interior for a bounce source


· Open size: 43 inches
· Closed size: 14.5 inches
· Weight: 1lbs
· Max Wattage: 750

Pricing and Availability:

43“ Collapsible Optical White Satin £19 inc VAT
43“ Collapsible Soft Silver £19 inc VAT
43“ Collapsible Optical White Satin with Removable Black Cover £22 inc VAT

Please contact Johnsons Photopia for your nearest UK dealer on 01782 753304 or e-mail
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