DoPchoice SNAPBAGS® for ASTERA

DoPchoice introduces two new SNAPBAGS® especially created for single tube Helios and Titan lights from Astera. Made to give filmmakers maximum control of their lighting, the benefits of these premiere, groundbreaking softboxes include, intensified output, adjustable beam spread, simplified pack-up, and the easy track mounting system— together the SNAPBAG® and tube are extremely lightweight.

SNAPBAG® TITAN

The Single Tube SNAPBAG®, share identical design characteristics except the Titan, at Ø42 x 1035mm | Ø1.6” x H40.7” is nearly double the length of the Helios tube, and so is its SNAPBAG®. Linear in design, they come fully-assembled in their own matching black pouches, ready to work. The Astera tubes neatly fit the slim SNAPBAG® configuration and are secured with hook and loop straps. A smart window allows the user to access the Astera control panel.

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SNAPBAG® HELIOS

Linear in design, they come fully-assembled in their own matching black pouches, ready to work. The Astera tubes neatly fit the slim SNAPBAG® configuration and are secured with hook and loop straps. A smart window allows the user to access the Astera control panel.

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increasing illumination by 80% more than a tube alone



DoPchoice’s additional new features include a special metallic fabric interior that combines withthe fold-over design to intensify lighting, increasing illumination by 80% more than a tube alone.Plus this softbox can uniquely alter the beam’s spread. The user simply adjusts the SNAPBAGopening via dual hook and loop straps until the light is focused and angled as desired. There’salso the option of having the SNAPBAG® open faced for a harder effect or choosing softerillumination by attaching the included MAGIC CLOTH®® diffusion panel.

Comparison of all common setups against a white cyc.

As Easy As 1,2,3

The user simply adjusts the SNAPBAG® opening via dual hook and loop straps until the light is focused and angled as desired.

On the back of the SNAPBAG® is a window with a hook and loop flap closure. Releasing the flap reveals the Astera control panel display and the tube's power plug.



TRACK-Pin and Airline Track

Also unique to the Helios and Titan SNAPBAGS® is an all-new secure and intuitive mounting system. The back of the SNAPBAG® features an airline-style track that mates with the Track Pin. The Track Pin locks in the desired position and tightens for a secure mount. Resembling a spigot, the head of the Track Pin fits standard gobo heads, clamps or other set hardware for easy positioning of the fixture complete with the SNAPBAG®.

Easy Packing


Teardown is a snap. Helios and Titan SNAPBAGS® pack up back in their pouch, complete with the Astera fixture in place—ready to light the next location.

Teardown is a snap. Just fold it complete with the Astera fixture in place.

Helios and Titan SNAPBAGS® pack up back in their pouch - ready to light the next location.

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