Studio Equipment for Photography : Photography Studio Equipment: Studio Safety

On this clip I’d like to talk a little bit about studio safety. When, when you’re dealing with lights on stands, one of the things I like to do is actually run the cord for the light underneath one of the legs on the light stand. The reason for that, if some trips over the Read more…

Chatting with an Expert on Narcissism

Hey Amanda Hales, I’m here with dr. Ramani Durvasula Author of should I stay or should I go? Surviving a relationship with a narcissist. She is a professor at Cal State Los Angeles Yeah, how long you been there? Yea, almost 20 years. Wow, UHMMMMMMMMMMrip They actually would and we’d come up with robot partners Read more…

Studio Equipment for Photography : Photography Studio Equipment: Barndoors

In this clip we’re going to talk a little bit about barn doors. Barn doors control the spill of light as a lot of modifiers do, but these do it just by closing in from the side of your reflector to kind of control exactly where the light is going to be. If these are Read more…

The Expert (Short Comedy Sketch)

Our company has a new strategic initiative to increase market penetration, maximise brand loyalty, and enhance intangible assets. In pursuit of these objectives, we’ve started a new project — for which we require 7 red lines. I understand your company can help us in this matter. Of course! Walter here will be the Project Manager. Read more…

Photography Studio Flashes & Modifiers : Photography: Using Reflectors & Bare Bulbs

In this segment we’re going to just show you what the light looks like with the standard reflector, with no modifier, just a standard reflector. As you can see, the light is very harsh, the shadows are very strong, this could be good if you’re trying to get a very dramatic look. People usually don’t Read more…

Studio Equipment for Photography : Photography Studio Equipment: Specialized Soft Boxes

In this clip we’re going to talk about a couple of specialized soft boxes. This one I’m holding is called a strip light. It is, puts a narrow beam of light out and controls the spill of light side to side. It also puts a nice thin highlight on reflective surface. As you can see, Read more…

Studio Equipment for Photography : Photography Studio Equipment: Tripods

On this clip I want to talk about tripods. This particular tripod is a light weight model that you can fold up, collapse the legs and take with you. Once you extend the legs or collapse them you need to tighten them back down so that once you extend your tripod, kind of push on Read more…

Photography Studio Flashes & Modifiers : Photography: Using Different Size Softboxes

In this segment we’re going to talk about the size of the Softbox. As you can see, this is an extra small Softbox, and you can see the light is very harsh. It’s not bad, but you can see the shadows are very strong. You know, it actually doesn’t look too bad when you get Read more…

Photography Studio Flashes & Modifiers : Photography: Umbrella Modifiers

In this segment, we’re going to be talking about umbrellas. Umbrellas are probably the most common light modifier; they’re actually really easy to use. They stow nice and easily, and you just pop them open. This is actually a relatively small one, but they’re easy. They’re usually just on this one, just slips nice and Read more…

Jewelry Photography : Earrings & Jewelry Photography

Hi. Michael Seto here again. In this clip we’re going to talk about how to style and shoot earrings. Earrings can be a little complicated because they look best hanging from ears. So you need something to actually suspend them the way they would look. So, if we come down here, you’ll see I’ve got Read more…