The $10 DIY Foamcore Softbox

    Newer Older

    Strobist info, setup image can be seen here.
    1 - today's 40cm DIY softbox fitted with a strobe provides soft key light coming from the right
    2 - A foamboard silver reflector mounted on a stick-in-a-can provides fill from the left side.
    3 - A stick-in-a-can and some A clamps are used to hold a stretch of black fabric to act as backdrop
    4 - A strobe fitted with blue gel and a coroplast gridspot is placed on the far right, casting a long light strip and provides some background separation
    5 - IKEA chair is used as a posing stool

    1. Richard Wintle 26 months ago | reply

      Just read your DIY Softbox article on DIYPhotography.net - thanks for that. Off to the store to buy some foamcore. :)

    keyboard shortcuts: previous photo next photo L view in light box F favorite < scroll film strip left > scroll film strip right ? show all shortcuts