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Hawkman vs. Wasp Setup

Hawkman vs. Wasp Setup

Posted to Flickr on 28 December 2010. Part of the Setup series.

This is the setup photo for Hawkman vs. Wasp.

The backdrop is made of two sheets of scrapbooking paper held in place with sticky notes. Both figures stand on top of scrapbooking paper, but Hawkman’s is particularly reflective.

Both figures are backlit with an incandescent flashlight.

Above the scene a large circular diffuser softens the ambient light in the room. A dark strip of fabric is positioned above the scene to darken it a bit.

Wasp is suspended with invisible thread tied to binder clips which are fastened to a wire running across the large circular diffuser.

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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