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New studio lights for orchid photography

This is a discussion on New studio lights for orchid photography within the Technical Photography Discussion forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I still have a lot to learn about taking pictures of orchids but these new ...

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    Default New studio lights for orchid photography

    I still have a lot to learn about taking pictures of orchids but these new studio lights with umbrella diffusers have really helped. I never got the right colors with a flash and shadows were always a problem with a single light source. Now I just wish I could buy some talent. Sorry about the quality of these pictures. I just took a couple quick shots and didn't check them before dimanteling the lights.
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    Looks like an impressive set-up for photographing your orchids. I wish I had those light diffusers for use in photography. I look forward to seeing how your photography improves with these awesome new lights.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brutal_Dreamer View Post
    Looks like an impressive set-up for photographing your orchids. I wish I had those light diffusers for use in photography. I look forward to seeing how your photography improves with these awesome new lights.

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    Thanks, Bruce. I'm still struggling in my efforts to get good photographs. I've been going over some of the threads and articles on this forum in hopes of improving.

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    nice set up Jeff but i notice that you took over all the kitchen area hehe. you make me look for the area for photograph the orchid.

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    Wow!!!!!!!, you cant be accused of approaching your new venture with half measures. How about some models with those orchids. Tap those florida chicks Cathy, Connie and Pat. A whole new charity fundraiser in the making here.!, but youll have to tell them to behave themselves, some blooms only last a day!

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    very nice set up..wish i hv those diffuser too

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    Very impressive set-up, Jeff. Looking forward to see pictuers using these lights.

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    excellent technique, I see his photos to see the result.

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    Jeff that is really a nice set up for photographing your orchids. I will definitely show this to my sister, we need to have something like this.

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    Jeff thats a great set up Congrats!! look forward seen the new pics.

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