Similar to the way a softbox diffuses the light onto the subject creating soft even light, an octabox is great for portraits by creating rounded catchlights in the eyes of your subject. Providing a more natural look similar to what you would see from the sun
The attached speedring is designed to connect to the front of all Paul C. Buff standard flash heads that have a Balcar mount*. The inner plate of the speedring is removable. Adapter rings to mount the softbox to a different brand of flash unitcan be found in the correct size diameter (5.5”) at Denny Manufacturing.
*Please note that the speedring is NOT compatible with the AlienBees™ Ringflash, retired Zeus Ringmaster, or the White Lightning™ 5000 or White Lightning™ 10000 flash units.