About three weeks ago, I asked DIYP readers to build a softbox. It was meant for fun and education. To add some zap the good guys at B&H chipped in with a Westcott Apollo Speedlight set and a strobe (Nikon SB700/Canon 430EX II) for the best design. I literally fell of my chair seeing all the great submissions. The amount of creativity with the build was huge with sizes and materials covering just about any possible element on the face of the planet (including the rare element IKEAtnium). If…
Studio Lighting - Cheap DIY Homemade Reflector Stand - DIY Photography
The following article about how to build a homemade reflector stand was contributed by Brian Zimmerman. You will want to use a reflector if you only have one light source, or in other cases where you want to eliminate shadows from a dark place and don't have a flash to place there. The trick is how to place this reflector in the most effective way.
If you’re a blogger and/or you sell items online, you already know that the quality of your product images can make or break you! It’s very important to have well-lit and well-compositioned photos for an engaging display. For stunning product
5 things to think before taking a selfie ⋆ Lu Amaral Studio
Love selfies? No worries. I won’t be getting get into a debate about narcissism here! If you’ve decided to take a selfie (or a thousand) no one can or should stop you, and there’s nothing wrong with that 🤳🏽💕✨ And you can – and should – look super cute/hot/cool PLUS get all the likes after […]