Saturday, April 30, 2011

Day 120, A little effort goes a long way

I've been doing a little spring cleaning all week and I've been amassing a pile of gear I no longer use. Time to sell some stuff.

Now, I could of just snapped a few pics with everything layed out on the floor, like you see all the time in classifieds..... Nope, not me. I figured I may as well make it look decent. This could of turned into an all day event if I was shooting for a magazine but I think this will serve my purpose, I only spent about 15 minutes setting up.

Everything was set on a white piece of poster board that was curved so you don't see edges. A diffused flash on eah side with a reflector for fill in the front, and voila! I have my photos ready for my ads.

If you don't want to get as involved you can just use your camera on auto with a white poster board as a background. A clean background will make your subject stand out and be more appealing.



Nikon 70-300mm f4.5.6 ED Lens $220


Think Tank Digital Holster 20- $40
Nikon 70-300mm f4.5.6G Lens $120

4 comments:

  1. Thanks for the bag. Its a nice, handy little bag for the beginner photog such as myself. Hooray for infomall. Picked up my Canon Rebel XS EF-S on there as well.

    Lots to learn~ So many settings, so much fun.

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  2. No problem. I'm sure it will serve you as well as it served me. Those thinktank bags are really well made. Enjoy your photographic journey, the learning never ends.

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  3. Speaking of which, would you be interested in offering basic lessons to get a guy started?

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  4. Sent you an email with some great info!

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