Vortex8 Soft

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Optimised for maximum efficiency and performance as a native soft light solution, the Vortex8S 2×1 soft panel delivers beautiful full-spectrum soft light with high output right out of the box.

Unpredictable weather and messy effects machines are no longer a worry for the lighting department where the Vortex is in place. The Vortex8 is IP65 water resistant and sealed for the ultimate security and efficiency. Rain, snow and dust wont hold the Vortex back.

It’s the light that moves with you, from tight studio spaces to the great outdoors, never missing a beat with its battery-friendly 48V DC input.


High Output Soft Light: 650W of output, throwing 58,200lumens ( 5600K, Open Face).
Customisable Arrays: Vortex Softs can be mixed with Vortex hard panels using LNX, Vortex8 Multi Yokes, and other mounting systems.
A 48V DC power input means you can go battery powered when on location.
IP65 rating ensures you’ll stay lit even when the storms roll in.
CreamOS Integration: Shares CreamOS with other Vortex products, enabling consistent control and easy integration into existing lighting rigs.
Light Source: RRGBBW (red, deep red, green, blue, royal blue, white)
Sync Input for Triggering and Syncing to Camera Shutter.
With the high power output an active cooling system is in place with nearly silent fans and effective heat dissipation through the machined chassis.


Native Beam Angle: 110º
Pixel Zones: 8
IP Rating: IP65
CRI Typical: 95
TLCI Typical: 95
Mounting: 8x 3/8” Threaded Insert Rigging Points
Filter Rails 2 Filter Rails for Secondary Lenses, Diffusers, Accessories
High Speed Capability: Over 5000fps Flicker Free in High Speed Mode
Input (AC): 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz, Max 8A. Neutrik PowerConTrue connector
Input (DC): 48V DC, Max 13A, Can run at 100% brightness on DC input


Excluding Yoke
Dimensions: 690 x 380 x 121 mm (27.2 x 15 x 4.8 inches)
Weight: 14kg (30.9lb)

Including Yoke
Dimensions: 831 x 551 x 164 mm (32.7 x 21.7 x 6.4 inches)
Weight: 16kg (35.3lb)

Maximum Ambient Temperature: 40°C (104°F)
IP Rating: IP65