Placing the flash for product shots


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Placing the flash for product shots

So our first task is to light the background. We're working in a beautiful new cove with a freshly painted floor, and in an unusual way, the most difficult task right now is to put the lights in place, so that we light the background evenly. And so what I want to do is I've taken these two strobes, and I've attached them to a Justin clamp, and they should each stand on the floor by themselves. Because I want to bring the light in from a very low angle, and point it up slightly, and bring them in from the side in such a way that I've lit the cove evenly.

And once I've got that in place then I'll pay attention to lighting the bicycle itself. So the first step is to come over here and if you notice that I've got these little booties on my feet part of that is because the cove is so freshly painted that we don't want to put any marks on the floor. And so we've done it, this is the way that we have chosen to do it. So I bring this back, and I put it in pla...

Placing the flash for product shots
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Placing the flash for product shots provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jim Sugar as part of the Shooting with Wireless Flash: Product Shots

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