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goldguinn86
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Mar 03, 2016 01:18 |  #1

I tried to find a thread to put these in, but no luck. Maybe bad search methods. I would love to see what others can come up with. I'm a rookie at this technique but I'm loving it. I'm exposing for the background first, then blending a few extra for the cars. Here are two the I have done. C/C always welcome and please share yours.

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Mar 03, 2016 04:33 |  #2

Here are a few of mine

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Mar 03, 2016 08:35 |  #3

goldguinn86 wrote in post #17921546 (external link)
I tried to find a thread to put these in, but no luck. Maybe bad search methods. I would love to see what others can come up with. I'm a rookie at this technique but I'm loving it. I'm exposing for the background first, then blending a few extra for the cars. Here are two the I have done. C/C always welcome and please share yours.

How new are you to light painting. These look great, especially if you have only done a few of them before. I'm not aware of a light painting share thread but there are a few strobist threads, one for set-up pics and one for those without set-up pics.

I'll share my very first ones I have taken.

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Mar 03, 2016 09:49 |  #4

goldguinn86 wrote in post #17921546 (external link)
I tried to find a thread to put these in, but no luck. Maybe bad search methods. I would love to see what others can come up with. I'm a rookie at this technique but I'm loving it. I'm exposing for the background first, then blending a few extra for the cars. Here are two the I have done. C/C always welcome and please share yours.

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Mar 03, 2016 17:41 |  #5

Very cool, I will try some with my point and shoot camera.




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Mar 03, 2016 19:46 as a reply to littlemt's post |  #6
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Mar 03, 2016 20:43 as a reply to BadAppleArts's post |  #7

Sweet Mustang and cool shots. Those wheels are awesome. The camaro was the first time I light painted a car at least about two weeks ago. Then did the Mustang this past past Monday. I tried some shots with speed lights before and had alot of hot spots.


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Mar 03, 2016 20:47 |  #8

A B/W version of my Camaro with slightly different lighting.


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Mar 03, 2016 20:55 as a reply to goldguinn86's post |  #9

Appreciate it. Yeah I had just gotten the wheels so I was anxious to shoot. Didn't even clean the car for the third shot. Lol. I had to use my phone for lighting so that's why they are all taken in my garage.

My speedlight broke so I plan to get one again sometime soon.


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Mar 03, 2016 21:01 as a reply to BadAppleArts's post |  #10

No problem, thank you btw! The wheels and ride height are on point. Looks good for phone lighting. A flash light and a softbox go a long way, just saying.


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Mar 03, 2016 22:24 as a reply to urbanfreestyle's post |  #11

Cool shots!! The Subaru looks sweet. Alot of green the last one. Nice!!


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Mar 03, 2016 22:38 |  #12

goldguinn86 wrote in post #17922708 (external link)
A B/W version of my Camaro with slightly different lighting.



What are you using for light?




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Mar 03, 2016 23:01 as a reply to littlemt's post |  #13

A cheap, cowboy studios 30 inch octabox w/grid and a Surefire style flashlight.


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Mar 03, 2016 23:08 |  #14

goldguinn86 wrote in post #17922824 (external link)
A cheap, cowboy studios 30 inch octabox w/grid and a Surefire style flashlight.


I need to learn what that is.....

I just used a cheapo LED flashlight and its kinda sucky.. Shot this 1hr ago.

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Mar 03, 2016 23:21 as a reply to littlemt's post |  #15

I like it, sweet ride! This is the style of light I used. http://streamlight.com ...duct/product.html?p​id=254 (external link) Really bright tactical style. Depending on what light modifier you use the clip can come in handy. But any kind of light and a softbox or modifier of some kind, seems to work pretty well, other than direct light.


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