The Ice Light 2 LED light, made by Westcott, will soon be available in the UK distributed by JP Distribution. The second Ice Light is an enhanced version of its predecessor featuring patented new LED technology offering 50% brighter output and 1,740 lumens of daylight-balanced light..

The Ice Light 2 can be easily operated with one hand, weighing only 20 ounces, giving photographers the ability to simultaneously shoot and light their subjects.

It has a built-in diffuser that is custom-designed to protect the LEDs and provide a vast 73° beamangle spreading an incredibly soft quality light

The removable Lithium-ion battery gives 60+ minutes of usage from a 2.5 hour charge.

The Redesigned Handle gives a dedicated on/off power slider with an 18-step flicker-free range and a light output memory which remembers your last power setting between uses. Battery indicator displays the current battery level with illuminated blue lights. Also both ends of the Ice Light 2 include 1/4"-20 thread`s enabling mount to a light stand, tilter bracket or tripod.

The price is predicted to be around £549. More details can be found at the Westcott website.