Silks soften and diffuse light rather than block or shape it. It comes in a white fabric and a more uncommon black version that has a rare quality all to itself.

Silk Type



Light Loss

Flag Sizes Available

Overhead Sizes Available

Quarter Silk (1/4)

The sheerest of the three silks. This is a great diffusion when you are trying to take the hard edge off without substantial loss of light, but with some of the spread of poly silk.

White 1/4 Silk

1 stop

18×24, 2×3, 4×4

6×6, 8×8, 12×12, 20×20

Black 1/4 Silk

1 1/2 stops



China Silk (1/2)

China Silk, also called Half Silk, is made with a natural fiber that has a slightly warmer feel than poly silk. Offered in both white and black.

White China Silk

1 2/3 stops

2×3, 4×4

6×6, 8×8, 12×12, 20×20

Black China Silk

2 2/3 stops



Poly Silk 

Poly Silk, also referred to as “Artificial Silk” or “Full Silk”, is a heavy diffusion that offers a soft, even spread. This diffusion is one of the most standard diffusions in a traditional flag or Butterfly Frame set.

White Poly Silk

2 stops

12×18, 18×24, 2×3, 4×4

6×6, 8×8, 12×12, 20×20

Black Poly Silk

3 stops



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