Are you looking for the best magnifying lamp for painting miniatures? You need to see details clearly to paint well or craft those beautiful scale models. The best magnifying lamps are systems that have both full-spectrum bright light, but also have lenses with sufficient magnification (ideal minimum: 2x to 2.5x) and focal length (i.e., the distance from the lens to your working surface). To paint details and assemble models, you need good vision and coordination.
In this article, I review key things you should look for in a good magnifying desk or floor lamp. There are many kinds of magnifying lights, but in principle, you only need to be aware of a few things.