Ice Light Photo for Fill Light by Erik Valind

The Ice Light for Outdoor Fill

The Ice Light, by Westcott, is a new little lighting tool that resembles a light saber in a big way. This makes it a blast to use right out of the gates. It was designed for being mobile and easy to use in ev...
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Move Your Feet

This is something that you may have heard before in reference to using prime lenses on your camera. How do you zoom with a prime lens? You move your feet. This same advice rings true throughout the shooting exp...
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Differences in Photo Umbrella Light Spill

Umbrella are a quick and easy - not to mention affordable - way to produce soft light. One of the main differences between an umbrella and a softbox though, is their ability to control where that soft light spills. Or more precisely where the light goes and where it doesn't. Lets walk through a couple different kinds of umbrellas and what kind of spill you can expect when using each.