Join Abba Shapiro for an in-depth discussion in this video Bouncing the light with a bounce card, part of Up and Running with Studio Strobes.
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So, Rich it looks like you're about to start a construction project.…You have a piece of poster board or fiber card.…What, what do you have there?…>> Well, this is just a piece of foam core.…But you nailed it actually, a poster board, anything.…It's a large reflective surface.…And it's not as shiny as the reflectors…we were just using, but it's also readily available.…There's times I've been in the field I can't…find a reflector or we forgot one or we…lost it.…And you just run around the hotel, or the…event, or you send somebody out to a drugstore.…
And you come back with a giant card.…>> So simply a drugstore would have something like that?…>> Absolutely, a hardware store, anything.…So yeah, why don't you take a shot without it, and then we'll put it in.…>> Okay, Valerie you're giving me that million dollar smile again.…There we go.…And this is without, and let's go ahead and have Rich step in and kind of…aim it. And we'll do one more.…Three, two, one.…And as you see, it not only fills in her face,…but it also nicely fills in the detail on her shirt.…
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