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Discussion in 'General Gallery' started by 95db7, Dec 21, 2007.

  1. 95db7

    95db7 TPF Noob!

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    ok so i was reading up on softboxes,i think thats what is called so i decided to try and build my own and i just took these two pictures like 2 minutes ago,i only have one light on top so i believe theres not enough lighting on the pics..thankx for looking
    green applejack
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    my son's pet turtle
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    oh yeah i forgot to mention i used my 55-200mm lens with the pk-13 extension tube
     
  2. Lorielle99

    Lorielle99 TPF Noob!

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    its a "lightbox" but yeah i agree it needs more light. other then that looks good! i have 2 turtles =0
     
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    You need to go down two stops from what the meter is telling you if you want the background to be completely white.

    Or light it with a separate light source. Which will be harder than the main light.
     

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