Category: Grip

Think outside the (apple) box

This guy talks about the applebox what it is and how to use, a tool for every studio. Apple boxes—simple wooden boxes, commonly found around television and film sets— used for everything from propping up cameras to being used as…

DIY Build a grid and a snoot

A fun and easy DIY project that explains how to build your own grid and snoot with cheap material. Click on the picture or link. SOURCE: http://lightingmods.blogspot.com/2007/06/diy-black-straws-snoot-grid-part-1.html DIY: Black Straws Snoot Grid (Part 1) Hi again and welcome, here is…

OCF on a budget

Investing in camera gear and flash gear is a expensive endeavor however there are some options that does not cost you an arm and a leg. For example this offer from Cowboy studio on Amazon.com. Next to this basic setup…

Strobist flashlist

I found a great spreadsheet that compares a lot of  flashes, studio lights, triggers, white balance devices and has a ton of links. I do not know who the owner is (Will try to find out.) It was made with…

Cactus v5 triggers

Soon to be released by GadgetInfinity the new triggers Cactus V5 Duo (Transceivers can act as transmitter or receiver) One V5 unit can function as a Flash/Strobe radio trigger transmitter Flash/Strobe radio trigger receiver Wireless remote trigger for a camera…