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Belle vs. Beast Setup

Belle vs. Beast Setup

Posted to Flickr on 22 October 2010. Part of the Setup series.

This is the setup photo for Belle vs. Beast.

The backdrop is made of two sheets of glittery scrapbooking paper held in place with binder clips and sticky notes. Both figures stand on a reflective acrylic sheet measuring one by two feet.

The figures are lit with a several push-lights. Belle is backlit with a push-LED mounted in a clear plastic cup. Beast is backlit with an incandescent flashlight to the far right of the camera (not shown).

Above the scene a large circular diffuser (not shown) softens the ambient light in the room. A dark strip of fabric (not shown) is positioned just above the backdrop to darken his side a bit.

To get a closer look at the equipment I use, check out my Gear series.

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This photo was taken in my kitchen using some pretty simple Gear. You might be surprised to discover how low-tech my "photography studio" really is.

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