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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 

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, August 20, 2013

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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 

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 

The secret to enhancing your photos by adding a texture layer in Photoshop

Take & Make Great Photography

ArticleAdorama TV Techniques and How-Tos - by Gavin Hoey, December 17, 2012

Sometimes you have to make great photos rather then find them. Watch as Gavin Hoey adds texture and interest to a photo where there wasn't much to work with.

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TAGS: adorama,  photographer,  photo,  adobe photoshop,  photographs,  photographic,  photography tips,  photo technique,  photography tip,  backgrounds,  texture,  photo quality,  photo tips,  Adorama TV,  Adobe Photoshop CS6 

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 

How Photoshop's Lens Blur Effect Creates Realistic Chroma Key Backgrounds

DSLR | Video Skills with Rich Harrington: Adorama Photography TV

ArticleAdorama TV Techniques and How-Tos - by Richard Harrington, October 19, 2012

AdoramaTV presents DSLR | Video Tips with Richard Harrington. Today, Rich explores different editing techniques to make realistic backdrops for chroma keying. Learn how you can adjust the focal point or the depth of field of your photo by using some of these key tools in Adobe Photoshop CS6.

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TAGS: adorama,  camera,  adobe,  graphics,  backgrounds,  chroma key,  Adorama TV,  Photoshop CS,  green screen,  Adobe Photoshop CS6,  Photoshop CS6 

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