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Photos in the Studio by Kayla Lamoreaux

When you hear the words "Studio Photography," do you have visions of a crazy day gone wrong? Stress? Perfect blissful photos? If you think "Bliss" I want to know where you get your photos done. If the words "crazy" and "stress" come to mind, you may like the solution I am going to share with […]

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New Photo Basics Kit Featured on NAPP News!

Earlier this year, Photo Basics by Westcott introduced the first cost- effective solution for daylight balanced fluorescent lighting.  The new uLite 2-light kit is street priced at only $199 and contains soft boxes, stands, 500-watt Photofloods and free rental of a scenic background. Turn this tungsten balanced kit quickly into a daylight balanced fluorescent lighting system for […]

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Elementary Students Get Creative!

We can't begin to tell you how rewarding it is to see our products in action.  We'd like to send a special thank you to Orange Center Elementary students Mayra Cervantes and Crystal Zaragoza who snapped this amazing image using a single Spiderlite TD5 with fluroescent lamps and a medium box .  Look out photographers, I […]

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Welcome to The Lighting Lowdown

Ok, so what is The Lighting Lowdown you ask?  I can’t begin to tell you how many times the team here at Westcott has experienced the most amazing photo shot, or spent 6 grueling hours in the ice to get our front cover shot, had a contest with prize amounts that would blow your mind […]

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Photo Basics by Westcott Introduces uLite Photo & Video Lighting Kits

Westcott Now Offering Enthusiasts and Beginning Pros Affordable Studio Lighting Kits TOLEDO, Oh. - Feb. 1, 2009 - The maker of Photo Basics by Westcott, the only truly educational lighting system, introduces the new uLite with 500-watt Photofloods. The uLite is constructed using a standard Edison lamp base with a maximum wattage of 500 watts. […]

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Daylight-Balanced Fluorescent Option Introduced for New uLites

TOLEDO, Oh. - Feb. 1, 2009 - The maker of Photo Basics by Westcott, the only truly educational lighting system, introduces an adapter for the new uLite with 4 sockets. The 4-Socket Adapter for the uLite allows users to quickly adapt the light head to work with up to four daylight-balanced fluorescent lamps. This adapter […]

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Photo Basics by Westcott Introduces Educational Green Screen Photo Lighting Kit

First Ever Turnkey Solution for Photo Green Screen TOLEDO, Oh. - Feb. 1, 2009 - The makers of Photo Basics by Westcott, the only truly educational lighting system, for the first time ever teaches you how simple and easy using a Green Screen can be with the new uLite Digital Photo Lighting Kit. In addition […]

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Photo Basics by Westcott Introduces Educational Green Screen Video Lighting Kit

First Ever Turnkey Solution for Video Green Screen TOLEDO, Oh. – Feb. 1, 2009 – The makers of Photo Basics by Westcott, the only truly educational lighting system, for the first time ever teaches you how simple and easy using a Green Screen can be with the new uLite Video Lighting Kit. In addition to […]

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Westcott Conducts Gen Y Test Market for New Green Screen Lighting Kits

Generation Y Test Market for New Green Screen Lighting Kits Creates 6-Minute Web Show in 4-Hour Documentary TOLEDO, Oh. – Feb. 1, 2009 – While attending a conference at the PMA (Photo Marketing Association) headquarters in Jackson, Michigan this past June, it dawned on me that the Generation Y consumer, who we were being advised […]

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Photo Basics by Westcott Introduces uLites

Westcott Now Offering Enthusiasts and Beginning Pros Affordable Studio Lighting TOLEDO, Oh. – Feb. 1, 2009 – The maker of Photo Basics by Westcott, the only truly educational lighting system, introduces the new uLite with 500-watt Photofloods. The uLite is constructed using a standard Edison lamp base with a maximum wattage of 500 watts. The […]

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