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What Are The Best Lights For Still Life & Product Photography?
There are some very specific requirements that still life photographers have when selecting the best strobe. Find out what they are and hear my recommendations here.
Why I Paid Through The Nose To Have Einsteins Shipped To The UK
Why would someone pay so much more than EInstiens are worth to have them shipped to the UK? Am I mad? Decide for yourself here.
‘What Portable Flash Kit Should I Buy? | With Joey L.
You don’t have to have a brick and mortar studio to get the benefits of studio lighting. Here Joey L. goes over three portable lighting kits with 3 budgets in mind, to see what works for you.
Multi-Raw Processing Technique in Photoshop
Did you know that you can do multi-RAW processing through Camera Raw and Photoshop? It’s like using Lightroom, but with Layers. On top of that, you can go back into Camera RAW to reprocess the each RAW layer again and again.
How We Shot it – Environmental Portrait with Singer-Songwriter Sabrina
This environmental portrait is part of an editorial assignment that I had for Sabrina Claudio, an up-and-coming young singer-songwriter from Florida. In an environmental portrait, the surrounding tells just as much of the visual story as the subject. The client also wanted the lighting to look natural, so the trick here is to add just enough ambient lighting to balance out the three Einstein monolight strobes that I used to light this image.
How You Shot It – The Grass Field Portrait by Reynaldo Vento
This photograph was captured during a recent summer portrait session here in South Texas. I balanced the ambient lighting with strobe lighting, and also used an ND filter to darken the ambient lighting in order to use a wider aperture and blur out the background.