video: episode 6 , professional photography lighting tips for the DIY studio


In episode 6 : create product photo backgrounds with no shadows and multiple colors using simple lighting equipment.

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Here are the images, a little larger, with a bit more info. It’s a challenge posting large images in a blog without linking to external sources but I think I’ve come up with a solution for that in the future. For now I hope this will do…you can download this image, uncropped at full-size if you’d like to check out the detail.Thanks, Jim T.
the advanced lighting set
Below, just tungsten front light. Canon 20D, tungsten white balance, 1/15 sec at f10.
tungsten front
Below, front and rear tungsten light. Canon 20D, tungsten white balance, 1/15 sec at f8 (opened up to really clean up the whites).
clean white advanced
Below, tungsten front light, daylight fluorescent rear. Canon 20D, tungsten white balance, 1/15 sec at f10.
tungsten front daylight rear
Below, daylight fluorescent front light, tungsten rear. Canon 20D, daylight white balance, 1/15 sec at f10.
daylight front tungsten rear