asdf

    DIY Photography Hacks: creative lighting accessories you can make in your kitchen

    | Photography Tips | 31/01/2013 01:00am
    0 Comments

    Want to boost your chances of achieving a polished, professional look? Our latest DIY Photography Hacks post shows you how to make two simple, yet versatile, lighting accessories from common kitchen items.

    DIY Photography Hacks: 2 creative lighting accessories you can make in your kitchen

    How to make a DIY studio style snoot

    In the comfort of a studio, a photographer can use a snoot to concentrate light on a specific area. It’s very useful for lighting the hair line, separating the model from the background and for creating hotspots.

    How to make a DIY studio style snoot: step 1

    Step 1
    Cut the bottom off an empty tube of crisps to allow the light from your flashgun to shoot straight through it.

     

    How to make a DIY studio style snoot: step 2

    Step 2
    Simply attach the top of the tube to the flashgun head with three strips of masking tape. It’s easy as that!

    PAGE 1: How to make a DIY studio style snoot
    PAGE 2: How to make a DIY large flash diffuser

    READ MORE

    DIY Photography Hacks: reduce camera shake with a bag of lentils
    DIY Photography Hacks: boost your flash with foam and Velcro
    DIY Photography Hacks: make a lightbox using a window and paper


    Posted on Thursday, January 31st, 2013 at 1:00 am under Photography Tips.

    Tags: , , ,

    Share This Page

    sssss