Lastolite have developed an innovative Magnetic Background Support which enables photographers to quickly and easily attach any collapsible backgrounds with a steel rim to a traditional lighting stand.
The strong neodymium magnets grip the background in two positions, eliminating yaw and providing a sturdy and secure connection to hold the background firmly in position. Additionally, the magnetic connections facilitate assembly, allowing the set up to be complete in a matter of seconds.
It’s all in the name! The Magnetic Background Support grips any collapsible background with a steel rim*. This portable support has been designed to fit on to a 5/8 spigot connector, which enables it to be used with any traditional lighting stand.
Reliable magnetic connectors grip the background in two positions, eliminating yaw and increasing stability.
The support is designed to fit industry standard 5/8 spigot connector, making it compatible with most traditional lighting stands.
The background can be attached to the support at a comfortable height. It is also quick and easy to switch backgrounds; simply pull one off and snap another on.
The Magnetic Background Support is easy to operate, as it enables backgrounds to be attached on to the support at a comfortable height. Moreover, during a photo-shoot, it is easy to switch between backgrounds, simply pull one off and snap another on.
*The support can accommodate a steel rim up to 17mm wide