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Home Studio Lighting Gear For Students

No space? No problem! Here's how you can set up a studio in a small space.

ArticleLighting and Studio Gear Gear Guides & Reviews - by Joe Farace, July 29, 2014

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You need two things to set up a home studio: First, the physical space to place the gear, and second, the will to do it, which is often the only thing standing between you and setting up a home studio.

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TAGS: lighting,  studio,  studio lighting,  backdrop,  lighting technique,  backgrounds,  student,  back to school 

Buying guide: Photo Studio backdrops

It's what's in back that counts

ArticleProfessional Imaging Techniques and How-Tos - by Mason Resnick, July 28, 2014

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Background information about muslin, velour, canvas, and seamless backdrops. (UPDATED FOR 2014).

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TAGS: canvas,  studio,  portrait,  backdrop,  muslin,  seamless,  velour,  stand,  focus on portraiture 

Photography Backgrounds Can Change Your Portrait

Mark Wallace shows you how different backgrounds can change the look and feel of your portraits.

ArticleAdoramaTV - Exploring Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Mark Wallace, November 19, 2013

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Take a look as Mark Wallace shows the effects of changing a backdrop to completely change the feel and look of a portrait. 

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TAGS: portrait,  backdrop,  backgrounds,  Mark Wallace,  portrait photography 

Make a Heart-Shaped Water Splash Photo That You'll Love

Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

ArticleAdoramaTV - Take and Make Great Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Gavin Hoey, July 25, 2013

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Learn how to use a flash to shoot a splash of "wine" and then create a magical image in Photoshop! Get wet! Have fun!

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TAGS: flash,  backdrop,  lighting technique,  water,  action photography,  Gavin Hoey 

Keep Your Seamless White Photo Background White In Portrait Photography

Exploring Photography with Mark Wallace—AdoramaTV

ArticleAdoramaTV - Exploring Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Mark Wallace, May 9, 2013

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How do you prevent a white background from showing up grey when you light it for portrait photography? Mark Wallace explains.

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TAGS: light stands,  strobe,  studio lighting,  backdrop,  lighting technique,  backgrounds,  white,  PocketWizard,  strobist,  speedlite,  strobism,  Mark Wallace,  Profoto,  Matthews,  Speedlight,  Fujifilm X-Pro1 

Product Review: Novoflex Magic Studio 24x12 Inch Sweep

Turn limited space into a instant small-subject studio!

ArticleAccessories and Gadgets Gear Guides & Reviews - by Fred Singer, February 27, 2013

A novel Nofovlex sweep turns any tabletop into a tiny little studio. Great for eBay—or food—photography.

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TAGS: ebay mode,  studio,  studio lighting,  backdrop,  backgrounds,  ebay,  Novoflex 

Two different backgrounds, identical lighting, for two very different self-portrait photos

Take & Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey—AdoramaTV

ArticleAdoramaTV - Take and Make Great Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Gavin Hoey, January 23, 2013

Gavin Hoey takes two self-portraits using identical lighting for one shot done all in camera, and another with a background added in Photoshop.

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TAGS: backdrop,  lighting technique,  backgrounds,  Canon D60,  self-portrait,  Adobe Photoshop CS6 

Light Like a Portrait Photography Master Without Spending A Fortune

Visual Impressions with Joe DiMaggio—AdoramaTV

ArticleAdoramaTV - Visual Impressions Techniques and How-Tos - by Joe DiMaggio , January 22, 2013

Join Joe DiMaggio in his personal studio with model, Hannah, as he shares some tips and techniques of shooting great portraits.

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TAGS: lighting,  studio,  studio lighting,  backdrop,  lighting technique,  model release,  backgrounds,  modeling,  portrait photography 

Paint White Seamless Paper With Light For Stunning Studio Photography Backgrounds

Exploring Photography with Mark Wallace—AdoramaTV

ArticleAdoramaTV - Exploring Photography Techniques and How-Tos - by Mark Wallace, January 18, 2013

Mark Wallace explains why white seamless paper is so versatile in the studio, and shows how to create a "gobo" to produce unique, atmospheric backgrounds by modifying how the light hits the paper.

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TAGS: light,  seamless background,  backdrop,  seamless,  lighting technique,  backgrounds,  paper,  white,  light painting,  grid 

Westcott 5x7' X-Drop Screen Kit for Inexpensive, Easy Setup Backdrops

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ArticleAdorama TV Techniques and How-Tos - by Richard Harrington, December 14, 2012

Rich Harrington demonstrates the inexpensive, versatile Westcott 5x7' X-Drop Screen Kit and shows why it's a great option for location portrait photography on a tight budget.

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TAGS: adorama,  wedding,  portrait,  photographer,  wedding photography,  photographs,  backdrop,  backgrounds,  photo tips,  Adorama TV,  portrait photography 

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