Photography studio lighting

  andyref 23:08 20 Mar 2009
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Hi everyone , I am on the look out for Photography Studio Lighting Kit Muslin white Backdrop Support as below for portfolios etc...
I am using a Nikon D60 with at the moment NO flash light only the one built into the camera but will buy one soon when needed for outside shots etc...

click here

I need advice on this please ......

  Stuartli 23:42 20 Mar 2009

See:

click here|countryGB

  Jak_1 12:49 21 Mar 2009

At this point I have to ask:

1. Are your indoor shots portraits etc?
2. What type of shots are your outdoor pics going to be?
3. Intended use of the pics ie commercial, course project of purely self interest?

The reason I ask is because studio photography is a fairly specialised subject and for profesional results usually 3-4 lamps/flash lamps would be required for illuminating the subject. For the outdoor shots then lighting with a portable power supply is almost essential.

I wish you well with your venture but with studio lighting you do need expert advice, a single flash will not give acceptable results in the finished pic. Setting up your own studio is an expensive venture and not for the feint hearted.
Sorry if all this sounds negative but you do need to know all the pitfalls or things could get expensive. I would be inclined to have a chat with the peeps at your nearest photographic studio for advice on startingout, you will normally find them more than willing to give you the correct advice.

  Jak_1 13:24 21 Mar 2009

It would have been nice if you had acknowledged Stuartli for taking the trouble to supply you with the link.
Common decency old chap, or is saying thanks a thing of the past!

  octal 18:25 21 Mar 2009

And it's not even computer related.

  hssutton 19:35 21 Mar 2009

photoworldshop Ebay shop click here

  andyref 11:41 24 Mar 2009

Sorry Stuartli for being rude and not saying thanks ,I have been so busy playing around with camera etc...as the weather has been nice I forgot to check back .
Many thanks to everyone who has given me answers.

  andyref 11:51 24 Mar 2009

Octal , I understand your point about not being computer related , your comment is much appreciated .

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