1. nerwin

    My first self portrait of 2024

    I haven't done a proper self portrait where I actually put some effort into it. It's been a rough part of my photographic journey where I am having a difficult time finding the inspiration and motivation. Anyways the other day I thought of a cool idea for a self portrait that I haven't done by...
  2. Markw

    Paul C Buff Einstein 640ws Strobe and 47” Octabox

    Getting out of studio work. Flash functions perfectly and has newly-replaced modeling bulb. Pickup in MD/DE/NJ/SouthEastern PA, or buyer pays shipping from DE. $400 obo. Best, Mark
  3. rakicko

    Cute moment

    Portrait of a cute girl smiling by Creative Vision, on Flickr
  4. B

    SOLD/NO LONGER FOR SALE/ PRO FLASH EQUIPMENT email: [email protected] - $230 for ALL (Carle Place)

    I HAVE USED THESE DYNALITE ELECTRONIC FLASH UNITS ON LOCATION AND IN-STUDIO SUCCESSFULLY FOR MANY YEARS. START YOUR OWN STUDIO OR ADD TO WHAT YOU HAVE. THREE (3) of the 6 are FAN-COOLED! Each tested to work. Modeling lamps included. Extension cable for each. Sync cord for battery included. Light...
  5. K

    My YouTube Studio, Thoughts?

    Hey All, Still relatively new here but love the content! I just filmed a short video on my studio setup. What else am I missing?
  6. tzalam_studio

    Looking for newborn studio photography help

    Hello, I am starting a photo studio, mostly for newborn photography, and I would like to get some feedback and help on some of my photos. If you are a newborn photographer, I would love to hear from you, and if you message me I will give you a link to many RAW files from a practice session...
  7. T

    Start up lights for studio, family and portraits shots.

    Hi, about to buy my first lights. Wondering if ive chosen the right ones. Thinking of buying Godox V1 and Godox AD200pro. Then build from there. Would that be a nice start or should i choose something else?
  8. M

    Flash System Recommendation (Not too many bells and whistles)

    Hi I'm new here. I tried to google a bit, but google doesn't seem to do the trick. I'm looking for flash system that I can use on multiple camera brands. I've noticed in my research lots are limited to certain brand. I want the system to be Useable on location/Accu/Battery Accessory friendly...
  9. alex_ethridge

    Newborn Photography Update for beginner

    Hey everyone!! I have been away for quite some time buuuuuuut I have learned SO much in the year and some months doing photography that I had to share. Several of you have seen my desperate out-cries in the past begging for some kind of direction. Looking back the other day, I realized just how...
  10. Bartley

    Mono Studio Shots

    Hey all, Just dropping by with some mono studio shots I snapped up yesterday. For the people interested in gear I shot these on a Sony A7rii with the Zeiss 55mm. The first shot was lit with a Bowens flash head the second set with a single ring light off to the side and a slight bit of ambient...
  11. MariHarris

    Charme En Soie

    New shot! Please let me know what you think. :1247:
  12. B

    Help with Alien Bee lighting outdoors!

    I am hoping someone who shoots with AB's outdoors could chime in.. :1251: I shoot mostly studio and i have several AB's currently. AB1600, AB800 and 2 AB400's. I have a tiny shooting space indoors so my 1600 was too much and i felt like the 800 might be too much so i recently picked up two used...
  13. MariHarris

    Late for Clas

    Thank you for all the kind words on my last pic! :lovestruck: Here's another! :1247:
  14. C

    Pricing a studio photoshoot with clothing company(Help)

    Hello all I need some advice on pricing a 4 hour photo shoot for a local clothing company in Washington. All of the work I have completed so far has been mainly freelance and this is my opportunity to break in to product and fashion photography. I am currently building a studio for them in...
  15. M

    How to achieve this type of studio lighting?

    I've been trying really hard to replicate this lighting but without success. It's a natural even soft light, I use a softbox placed relatively far away and then a reflector. I have a feeling there's V flats involved in this set up but they dont provide a catchlight so its hard to know. Any help...
  16. erkindemir

    Professional dessert photography setup?

    Hello everyone, I have a job that the lighting should be exactly the same to the ones in the links. Since I consider myself a portrait photographer, I guess some tips from the experienced friends on here could be helpful. I have 3 heads with big umbrellas and a beauty dish. Guess I will need...
  17. F

    Bed Sheets vs. Muslin for Backdrops

    Hello, I've got a few muslin backdrops for my studio but am in need of a variety of colored ones. I can't really afford to drop 100$ plus on multiple backdrops, so I was wondering if anyone has had any luck using things like colored bed sheets, or other cheaper materials for colored...
  18. Alarilue

    Choosing the right studio light setup

    Hi all! I am setting up a photo studio for the sole purpose of photographing my clothing designs, which I sell online. I need a very specific kind of lighting, in that it must reproduce side window light as closely as possible and will be used always to achieve the same effect. I will be in...
  19. NedM

    [Serious] How can I improve this studio shot?

    Hey guys. I'm finally diving into the world of working in a studio environment. I recently shot with a model in my studio the other day and when I put the images onto my computer I noticed a lot of discrepancies. Here's a shot straight from the camera: STUDIO SHOT Camera settings: Canon EOS...
  20. willlem

    Looking to switch to full frame, need advice!

    Hello, I'm currently looking to buy a full frame camera to replace my current set up. I've been using a Nikon D7100 with two lenses (Nikkor 85mm f1.8, and Nikkor 17-35mm f2.8) for interior and studio photography, plus a Panasonic Lumix GX8 (with a Panasonic 12-35mm f2.8) for street- and event...