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Fashion Shoot Anatomy With Rossella Vanon

Mar 13, 2014
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Today we asked UK based fashion photographer Rossella Vanon to break up one of her photos for you. She goes through inspiration and motivation, setup,…

How To Build A DIY “SaberStrip” For $30

Mar 7, 2014
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There’s no denying the original SaberStrip is a very portable and versatile piece of kit. However, at $135 each you might find yourself with other…

The Cleverest DIYP iPhone Tripod* Ever!

Feb 28, 2014
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This tripod, designed by Benny Johansson, can be placed on top of bottles or stand for it self. Flexible enough to fit most of the common…

How To Build A DIY Lightroom Gamepad Controller For 1 Buck

Feb 21, 2014
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I’m a true believer in “laziness is the mother of all invention” and also in “cheapskate is the father of all DIY” – just kidding!…

How I Learned To Stop Worrying About Wobble And Love The Warp Stabilizer

Feb 19, 2014
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It’s uber-awkward being in high school. In 9th grade, I was a music kid and played in everything from pit orchestra to pep band. High…

A Big, Cheap, Solid And Foldable DIY Softbox

Feb 14, 2014
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Many people have asked me about the DIY softbox I made a year or so ago — lovingly nicknamed “the ghettobox” — so here it…

Towards Mastery. Again.

Feb 12, 2014
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The other day someone left a comment on my Facebook page, an astute observation about this constant gear chase – the pursuit of new, better,…

Uneventful: The Rise of Photography

Feb 8, 2014
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Consider the United States where everything is transformed into images. Only images exist and are produced and consumed. —Roland Barthes. Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography…

Duplicating And Scanning Slides – A Refined Tutorial

Feb 3, 2014
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So, the holidays have rolled around once again, and sometimes we like to look at your old, but memorable, pictures from years gone by. But,…

A Clever Way To Hold A DIY Foam Board Reflector/Flag

Jan 28, 2014
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One of my favorite lighting accessoris that I use on almost everyone shoot, is simple piece of white foam board. You can get them at…