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Using MULTIPLE strobes - creative examples - post yours!

 
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Sep 16, 2010 21:44 as a reply to  @ post 10920412 |  #1531

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Sep 17, 2010 01:37 |  #1532

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How do you get such a white background and perfect lighting? I want to do head shots like that and can't get them to turn out like that.


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Sep 17, 2010 01:47 |  #1533

disboifan wrote in post #10920363 (external link)
im not a pretty subject to look at, i know.
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strobist info here: http://www.flickr.com/​photos/dphan/498464589​4/ (external link)

hahah. awesome dan


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Sep 17, 2010 02:01 |  #1534

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one from tonight.

three lights total. one on each wheel and one on the front end. 1/4 power with sun as backlight.

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Sep 17, 2010 02:09 as a reply to  @ dinko's post |  #1535

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Sep 17, 2010 04:57 |  #1536

Supersteve911 wrote in post #10925002 (external link)
How do you get such a white background and perfect lighting? I want to do head shots like that and can't get them to turn out like that.

Hi, for that shot i used three strobes all up. Two which powered the backdrop, and one (beauty dish) for the main light. Nothing fancy. Give it a try :)


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Sep 17, 2010 04:58 |  #1537

Martin.D wrote in post #10920412 (external link)
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Nice i like it :)


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Sep 17, 2010 05:00 |  #1538

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400BX + 24" softbox behind plexi sweep
600RX + 53" Octabox on a boom very high left (nearly overhead)
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1DMkIV + 50mm f/1.4 .. 1/125 @ f/13 ISO 100
(This printed up extremely well on Red River mettalic paper...)

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Sep 17, 2010 07:49 |  #1539

FlyingPhotog wrote in post #10925408 (external link)
400BX + 24" softbox behind plexi sweep
600RX + 53" Octabox on a boom very high left (nearly overhead)
Black Cards on the sides for defintion
1DMkIV + 50mm f/1.4 .. 1/125 @ f/13 ISO 100
(This printed up extremely well on Red River mettalic paper...)

Jay, very cool setup....like that idea and it came out nice.


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Sep 17, 2010 09:14 |  #1540

disboifan wrote in post #10920363 (external link)
im not a pretty subject to look at, i know.
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strobist info here: http://www.flickr.com/​photos/dphan/498464589​4/ (external link)

Reminds me of the "40 Year Old Virgin" movie poster... Hehhehehehe... NICE!!!

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Sep 17, 2010 17:03 |  #1541

ninetwentynine wrote in post #10925071 (external link)
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lighting here is wonderful


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Sep 17, 2010 17:16 |  #1542
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FlyingPhotog wrote in post #10925408 (external link)
400BX + 24" softbox behind plexi sweep
600RX + 53" Octabox on a boom very high left (nearly overhead)
Black Cards on the sides for defintion
1DMkIV + 50mm f/1.4 .. 1/125 @ f/13 ISO 100
(This printed up extremely well on Red River mettalic paper...)

Excellent control.


cheers, juice (Canon shooter, Elinchrom lighter, but pretty much agnostic on brands.)

  
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Sep 17, 2010 17:18 |  #1543

ckfishel2001 wrote in post #10925803 (external link)
Jay, very cool setup....like that idea and it came out nice.

mickeyjuice wrote in post #10928930 (external link)
Excellent control.

Thanks very much...

Not my usual forte but it was a good exercise.


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Sep 17, 2010 21:37 as a reply to  @ FlyingPhotog's post |  #1544

Two 14" x 55" gridded strip boxes.

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Sep 17, 2010 21:45 |  #1545
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Love #2, Rob, it's crankin'.


cheers, juice (Canon shooter, Elinchrom lighter, but pretty much agnostic on brands.)

  
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