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Nova Bluetooth Flashes Promise Off-Camera Lighting for the iPhone

Popular Photography Use up to 10 LED “flashes” at once when shooting with an iPhone Nova Bluetooth Flashes Promise Off-Camera Lighting for the iPhone Using a Bluetooth connection, an iPhone can control up to 10 Nova flashes at once Read More at Popular Photography

Multiple Lighting Options in Studio

Fstoppers Need some lighting options? We can help! Multiple Lighting Options in Studio Working in studio presents a ton of lighting options, so how do you choose? Here are some examples of different light set ups that will give you variety in your work. Read More at Fstoppers

How to Create Awesome Portrait Lighting with a Paper Bag an Elastic Band and a Chocolate Donut

Digital Photography School How Donuts can help you improve your portraits 🍩🍩🍩 How to Create Awesome Portrait Lighting with a Paper Bag an Elastic Band and a Chocolate Donut One of my favourite TV series from the 90s was MacGyver, an action-adventure series about a US government secret agent with a fabulous mullet, who improvised and built complicated devices from household objects such as rubber bands, paper clips, pens and a Swiss Army knife. The show was so incredibl… Read […]

Photography & Lighting | Vimeo On Demand

Popular Photography [SPONSORED] End your weekend by checking out Vimeo’s awesome selection of on-demand photography and lighting videos. Photography & Lighting | Vimeo On Demand Rent and buy movies online. Stream and download films and series directly from their creators on Vimeo On Demand Read More at Popular Photography

Lighting Setup for a Kitchen Portrait Session

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Morgan is shooting with a Canon 5D Mark III and Tamron 24-70mm lens. He keeps his settings consistent—ISO 200, 1/100 shutter speed and an f/8 aperture. Lighting Setup for a Kitchen Portrait Session Complex photo shoots call for complex lighting. That’s why Jay P. Morgan shows us exactly how he sets up his seven different lights for this shoot, which features Jodie Sweetin (of Full House fame) posing as a beauty queen in a disaster kitchen. Here’s […]

Creating Edgy Fashion Lighting

Fstoppers Fan of that edgy lighting? Check this out! Creating Edgy Fashion Lighting Lately, I have been loving an edgier look to light and images I have seen in a few other photographers’ works. As I mainly shoot beauty, I don’t really get to light like that very often, but I wanted to give it a go myself and try some edgier and harder looking light. Read More at Fstoppers

How to Use DIY Gobos for Great Lighting in a Home Portrait Studio

PictureCorrect Photography Tips “With gobos it’s all about the shadows. How you create those is entirely up to you!” How to Use DIY Gobos for Great Lighting in a Home Portrait Studio Tired of shooting the same ol’ portrait style over and over again but unsure of what you can do in studio without investing in more equipment? Consider this DIY technique from photographer Gavin Hoey that allows you to create amazing shadows using simple things you can find around […]

Rotolight NEO Review: Does a New LED Lighting Tool Provide a “Goldilocks” Solution?

Shutterbug Magazine Looking for a portable do-everything light for your photography? This LED from Rotolight is a “cool” solution. Rotolight NEO Review: Does a New LED Lighting Tool Provide a “Goldilocks” Solution? LED lighting is all the rage with the cool kids and why not? It’s continuous and that’s important for new photographers or anyone… Read More at Shutterbug.com

Using an Egg to Understand Portrait Photography Lighting

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Remember the egg! Using an Egg to Understand Portrait Photography Lighting So, how exactly does an egg teach you about lighting? Well, it’s actually pretty simple. As Joe Edelman outlines in the following video, by standing an egg upright and moving a light in a 360-degree rotation around it and over the the top from front to back, you will be able to see exactly what […… Read More at Picture Correct

Lighting Tip: Faking a Rainstorm In the Photo Studio

Popular Photography Want to shoot in the rain without getting wet? Fake it. Here’s how Lighting Tip: Faking a Rainstorm In the Photo Studio Stephen Carroll If you’d like to try a shot like this, have plenty of towels on hand and get accustomed to talking loudly. Once the water was turned on, Carroll had to shout to be heard by his models. He exposed this shot for 1/125 sec at f/5.6 and ISO 100. For more of his work […]

SHOW US YOUR BEST EXAMPLE OF CLAMSHELL LIGHTING BELOW ⬇ Here’s our tutorial on …

Digital Photography School SHOW US YOUR BEST EXAMPLE OF CLAMSHELL LIGHTING BELOW ⬇ Here’s our tutorial on the topic for those who want to learn ➡️ https://digital-photography-school.com/clamshell-lighting-two-light-setup/ Read More at Digital Photography School

How to Use Open Shade to Make the Most of Natural Lighting

PictureCorrect Photography Tips With these tips, you can utilize areas of open shade and produce amazing, softly lit portraits. How to Use Open Shade to Make the Most of Natural Lighting Taking pictures in natural light can be a bit tricky, especially if you’re taking portraits. Too much strong light can cast harsh shadows and lead to areas of overexposure where the sun is shining directly. To avoid these issues, making use of open shade is the best option when […]

Essential Lighting Tools and Modifiers that Every Portrait Photographer Should Have

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Essential Lighting Tools and Modifiers that Every Portrait Photographer Should Have Learning to effectively use speedlights can give you quite the advantage when you’re on the go and don’t have a lot of room for gear. They’re small, effective, and can attach to your camera or just about anything. With that in mind, photographer Kevin Kubota put together the following tutorial on ho… Read More at Picture Correct

Simple Lighting Setups Using Little or No Equipment

Fstoppers You don’t need lots of lighting gear for great shots! Simple Lighting Setups Using Little or No Equipment I’m a big believer that you don’t need expensive equipment and a complicated lighting set up to create beautiful images. Some of my favorite images were captured with a really simple lighting setup and with little or no lighting equipment at all. Sometimes too much emphasis is often put on equip… Read More at Fstoppers

Studio Lighting Tips for Couples or Small Group Portrait Photography

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Studio Lighting Tips for Couples or Small Group Portrait Photography Photographing two people in a studio environment presents a unique set of challenges. Two people, each wearing different colored clothing (black and white in this case), can be a nightmare for photographers trying to expose them properly. But when you know what you’re doing, you can really move thin… Read More at Picture Correct

Zhang Jingna’s Top 10 Fashion Photography Lighting Tools

Strobox Zhang Jingna’s Top 10 Fashion Photography Lighting Tools http://profoto.com/blog/commercial-photography-2/zhang-jingnas-top-10-fashion-photography-lighting-tools/ Zhang Jingna’s Top 10 Fashion Photography Lighting Tools In this article, fashion and fine art photographer Zhang Jingna guides you through her top 10 favorite lighting tools. Read More at Strobox

Action photo and lighting setup with Softbox and Beauty Dish by Alexandr Govorov (1/125 sec., f/5, ISO: 100)

Strobox The Best of the Week on Strobox, sports portrait: http://strobox.com/photo/30523-action-portrait-softbox-beauty_dish Vote for the next week’s @ http://strobox.com/curate Action photo and lighting setup with Softbox and Beauty Dish by Alexandr Govorov (1/125 sec., f/5, ISO: 100) Read More at Strobox

Fashion photo and lighting setup with Strip Softbox by Steven Schmid (1/125, f8, ISO: 100)

Strobox The Best of the Week on Strobox: http://strobox.com/photo/31243-fashion-portrait-strip_softbox Vote for the next week’s @ http://strobox.com/curate Fashion photo and lighting setup with Strip Softbox by Steven Schmid (1/125, f8, ISO: 100) Head light: Strip from the left 180cm, lightning 400. Strip from the right to lighten 90cm , lightning 300. Read More at Strobox

Five Fundamental Portrait Lighting Positions You Should Know

Fstoppers Know your lighting positions! Five Fundamental Portrait Lighting Positions You Should Know When you’re first getting started with artificial lighting, knowing where to place the lights can be a bit daunting. This helpful video will show you five classic positions that are fundamental to lighting. Read More at Fstoppers

Strobox Pairs Photographs and their Lighting Schemes

Strobox Wow, just got featured on LifeHacker http://lifehacker.com/5627424/strobox-pairs-photographs-and-their-lighting-schemes Strobox Pairs Photographs and their Lighting Schemes If you’re a photography student, formally or informally, learning about lighting schemes is one of the trickier and more time consuming aspects of study. Strobox pairs user-submitted photographs with lighting diagrams to help you learn how lighting schemes impact the final photo. Read More at Strobox

Lighting Tip for Action Shots: A Flash Of Inspiration Makes a Startling Image Possible

Shutterbug Magazine Pro photographer Michael Clark has some great lighting advice. Lighting Tip for Action Shots: A Flash Of Inspiration Makes a Startling Image Possible BMX rider Daniel Coriz comes in at speed from the right side, launches himself up 10 feet, touches both tires, pulls the handlebars to pop a wheelie off the wall, then turns the bike for a clean exit. He lands a foot in front of adventure sports phot Read More at Shutterbug.com

Softbox Lighting Techniques to Sculpt and Shape Your Model

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Try out these tools to give your subject more shape! Softbox Lighting Techniques to Sculpt and Shape Your Model Lighting setups tend to fall into two categories—simple and complicated—especially when it comes to multiple light setups. However, lighting plays a significant role in the overall outcome of your image, despite the complexity of your setup. In this helpful tutorial, professional photographer Wayne… Read More at Picture Correct

21 Photographs And Lighting Setups For Every Occasion | DIYPhotography.net

Strobox http://www.diyphotography.net/21-photographs-and-lighting-setups 21 Photographs And Lighting Setups For Every Occasion | DIYPhotography.net Read More at Strobox

Photo Workshop: Miami Lighting

Popular Photography Create dramatic lighting scenes using models on Miami beach as your backdrop. Sign up for Mentor Series Worldwide Treks’ Miami Lighting photo workshop today! Presented by Nikon. Photo Workshop: Miami Lighting Leave winter behind and join Nikon professional photographers David Tejada and Tom Bol for a Lighting Workshop weekend in Miami. We will arrange for athletes on the beach while using the beautiful sand, blue skies, and bright beach chairs as our backdrop. A nighttime stroll down Ocean […]

Want to win this Studio Lighting Essentials DVD worth $150? Just tag yourself on…

Strobox Want to win this Studio Lighting Essentials DVD worth $150? Just tag yourself on (or LIKE) this image! For a second chance, check http://strobox.com/contest/slessentials Read More at Strobox

Win a Studio Lighting Essentials for Portrait Photography DVD

Strobox Only 1 week left for your chance to get this prize by simply uploading a photo. See more info on http://strobox.com/contest/slessentials Win a Studio Lighting Essentials for Portrait Photography DVD Read More at Strobox

Small Worlds: Steve Bronstein Captures Whimsical Scenes Using Miniatures and Lighting Magic

Shutterbug Magazine Steve Bronstein’s mind-bending imagery is truly ingenious and takes hours upon hours of detailed work. We interviewed him to find out how he makes the magic happen. Small Worlds: Steve Bronstein Captures Whimsical Scenes Using Miniatures and Lighting Magic If we could describe Steve Bronstein’s trademark shooting style it would be: keep it real and keep it small. Bronstein is a wizard at breathing life into miniature sets and adding an air of believability to each one. Read […]

How To: 8 DIY Lighting Accessories You Can Make

Popular Photography Looking for a weekend #Photography project? Try these DIY lighting modifiers. Fun and cheap! How To: 8 DIY Lighting Accessories You Can Make Welcome to the DIY photo studio Read More at Popular Photography

This modifier comparison shows off over 100 different lighting setups

DIYPhotography This modifier comparison shows off over 100 different lighting setups http://bit.ly/2fEXFHj This modifier comparison shows off over 100 different lighting setups Flash modifier comparisons can be extremely useful things. Without having to get up out of the comfort of our chair, we can very quickly and easily see how different shapes and sizes of modifier affect how light falls on our subject. Here’s one we discovered by photographer Michael Quack and … Read More at DIY Photography

Soft Boxes 101: A Lighting Lesson

Strobox Soft Boxes 101: A Lighting Lesson – YouTube http://ow.ly/5XXhZ Soft Boxes 101: A Lighting Lesson Read More at Strobox

Which online stores do you use to buy photo / lighting equipment from?

Strobox Which online stores do you use to buy photo / lighting equipment from? Read More at Strobox

Win your free copy of our first photography lighting instruction book!

Strobox Drum roll … the winner of the 7th Strobox contest has been announced! Visit http://strobox.com/contest/book2010 to find out who won our book signed by our core team! Win your free copy of our first photography lighting instruction book! Studio lighting photography book Read More at Strobox

Our September “Lighting Tools, Tips, and Techniques” issue is out with a sparkli…

Shutterbug Magazine Our September “Lighting Tools, Tips, and Techniques” issue is out with a sparkling cover shot by Alexis Cuarezma! Subscribe to Shutterbug here: http://bit.ly/1rgpJie Read More at Shutterbug.com

The Lighting Tools, Tips, and Techniques Issue (September 2016)

Shutterbug Magazine The Lighting Tools, Tips, and Techniques Issue (September 2016) Read More at Shutterbug.com

Nice!The Lighting Tools, Tips, and Techniques Issue (September 2016)

Shutterbug Magazine Nice! The Lighting Tools, Tips, and Techniques Issue (September 2016) Read More at Shutterbug.com

New Gear: Think Tank Photo Production Manager 50 Rolling Case For Big Lighting Setups

Popular Photography This rolling case is ready to haul some serious lighting gear. New Gear: Think Tank Photo Production Manager 50 Rolling Case For Big Lighting Setups The Think Tank Photo Production Manager 50 rolling case holds a ton of lighting gear Read More at Popular Photography

Shooting Sea Fireflies Lighting Up the Rocks On a Japanese Beach

PetaPixel Add “sea fireflies” to your photo bucket list. Shooting Sea Fireflies Lighting Up the Rocks On a Japanese Beach This series of images was made using bio-luminescent shrimp as the blue light source. It was photographed in Okayama, Japan, which is home to these rare an Read More at PetaPixel

Strobox 2010 – Photography Lighting Instruction Book

Strobox I think it’s worth noting that we just sold the 100th copy of our first book http://strobox.com/book/2010 . Thank you all for helping us with this project! Strobox 2010 – Photography Lighting Instruction Book Read More at Strobox

I’m planning to buy new lighting gear

Strobox I’m planning to buy new lighting gear Read More at Strobox

Portrait photo and lighting setup with Natural Light, Softbox and Regular Flash by Benny Creppy

Strobox Best of the Week on Strobox is http://strobox.com/portrait/16535 Portrait photo and lighting setup with Natural Light, Softbox and Regular Flash by Benny Creppy Read More at Strobox