I would like to get a nice beginner package and I am stuck between these 2 any help would be greatly appreciated.
Calumet Genesis 400 Soft Box Kit $369.99
- Genesis 400
- Calumet 10' Light Stand
- Calumet 24 x 32" Nova Soft Box
- Calumet Universal Speed Ring and a Genesis Speed Ring Insert
The Beginner Bee $358.66 B800
For the burgeoning shutterbug, the BEGINNER BEE is the best place to start! This single-light setup is the perfect way for you to get acquainted with AlienBees units and with photographic lighting in general. Our versatile B800 lets you get to know the features of the bees, getting hands-on experience as you learn adjustment and accessory use.
1 Select a unit and color - B800 - Star White (default) B800 - Deep Space Black (default) B800 - Mello Yello (default) B800 - Alien Green (default) B800 - Martian Pink (default) - B400 - Star White (subtract $55) B400 - Deep Space Black (subtract $55) B400 - Mello Yello (subtract $55) B400 - Alien Green (subtract $55) B400 - Martian Pink (subtract $55) - B1600 - Star White (add $80) B1600 - Deep Space Black (add $80) B1600 - Mello Yello (add $80) B1600 - Alien Green (add $80) B1600 - Martian Pink (add $80) 1 CB1 Single Light Carrying Bag
1 LS3050 10-foot General Purpose Stand 1 U48TWB 48-inch Shoot-Thru Umbrella