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Light kits are self-contained, portable lighting kits.  In this module, you will learn how to build a light kit, the pricing options and additional tools we'd recommend you always have on set.


  • 15:31 video that shows you how to build a light kit
  • Illustrated companion guide


  • How to build a light kit
  • Inexpensive options
  • Higher-end options
  • Adding a softbox
  • Essential tools to add to the light kit
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