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Maker Tools in the Library: Studio Light Boxes

This guide will assist patrons who plan to borrow various technology items available in the Library of Engineering and Science

How can I borrow a kit?

You can borrow a studio light box for one week at a time.

  • 1 Small studio light box (Foldio) available for loan.
  • 1 Medium studio light box (Fotodiox) available for loan.

Studio Light Box Specs.

Fotodiox Studio-In-A-box

Foldio Studio Light Box

Where can I borrow a kit?

You can borrow a Studio Light Box kit from the Library of Engineering & Science located in the WALC. Go to the Reference Desk located on the 2nd floor, & make sure you bring your PUID!

Software & Apps

Foldio App - available for iOS smart phones

Foldio Studio Light Box (Small)

Foldio Studio Light Box (Small)


  • 15"x15" (38x38cm)
  • Two powerful LED light strips with a built-in dimmer
  • Adapter Kit
  • Foldio app available for iOS
  • 3 different velvet backdrops (grey, green, white)
  • Magnetic structure for a simple assembly


Foldio Studio Light Box (Small) Applications


Fotodiox Studio Light Box (Medium)

Fotodiox Studio Light Box


  • 24"x24" (60x60cm)
  • Tabletop photography
  • Integrated LED lights
  • Creates evenly-lit product shots
  • Unfolds into a square light tent that contains & bounces light
  • Ready to go studio-in-a-box with minimal assembly

Fotodiox Studio Light Box (Medium) Applications


LOES Hours of Operation

Library of Engineering & Science

Reference Desk (765) 494-0831

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday

8:00am - 11:00pm


8:00am - 11:00pm


11:00am - 11:00pm


11:00am - 11:00pm

Standard Hours of Operation (extended hours are offered around finals week, reduced hours or closings may occur during Purdue break periods).