Tag Archives: Studio lighting

Delamax 150 cm Fiberglas Umbrella preview

Intro I have a lot of umbrellas and mostly use “shoot through umbrellas” as you can place them very close to your subject. This is fine for one or 2 person shoots but as the group gets larger and you … Continue reading

Posted in lightGIANTS, pimp my camera | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Bug Shoot ….

Intro A few weeks ago I was at our local museum of natural history with my kids. They have an amazing aquarium, regular photo exhibits and regular travelling exhibitions. I had read in the local paper there was a new … Continue reading

Posted in get it right in camera, Uncategorized, wow thats flash | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brian Smith: Color and Burlesque

Sony Alpha 900 shooter talks about Colour and Burlesque.   http://briansmith.com/blog/2011/02/secrets-of-great-portrait-photography-at-wppi-in-las-vegas/

Posted in get it right in camera, links and stuff | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Shooting the Vamp…..

Intro I have set myself a few projects for 2011. One is the “last Friday of the month” shoot in the lightGIANTS studio. Another is to do at least 1 theme based shoot per month. The third will be an … Continue reading

Posted in get it right in camera, I have seen the light and the dark side, lightGIANTS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Triggers Part 1 … Yongnuo CTR-301P

The CTR301P The CRT301P is “cheap” radio trigger may by Yongnuo. The receivers have 2 basic modes • Radio mode – triggering the remote flash unit by the CTR301P transmitter. • Optical mode – triggering the slave flash unit by … Continue reading

Posted in lightGIANTS, wow thats flash | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Light set up … 2

The lightGIANTS studio is defiantly becoming my second home. The next lighting set up was a bit of fun.We had been throwing LP’s across the studio and photographing DJ Overflow in mid air as he attempted to catch our rather … Continue reading

Posted in get it right in camera, lightGIANTS, wow thats flash | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Light set up….

As part of the lightGIANTS project and this blog, I want to try and document a lot of the lighting set-ups we use in the studio. I haven’t decided on a format yet but I guess one will develop as … Continue reading

Posted in lightGIANTS, wow thats flash | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments