DIY Gary Fong Lightsphere · Allen Mowery am, 21 November Taken from a video I recently created. View it here: Get great results.

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Attach Velcro to Vinyl You will want two pieces of Velcro one piece “fuzzy,” one piece “bristly”each cut to fit your end width. This will merely manipulate your light in new ways. Reproduction in whole or part in any form or medium without specific written permission is prohibited. Edited by kgreggbruce member 7 years ago.

Learning to anticipate what it will do with the light from your flash is an exercise left for the reader. Much softer light, but subdued highlights.

Do you want to bounce a blue light off a red object to make it look purple? Bounced off the ceiling at lightsphefe a 20 degree angle.

So, for the purposes of explaining how the velcro works, picture the diffuser material as a sheet of paper. This is not to say LS are apt to every opportunity.

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You can shoot with the smooth side in or out. Readers should carry out independent verification pightsphere information provided. Its funny how very little “Gray” area there is when it comes to the Gary Fong Lightsphere.

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Your project sounds interesting — hopefully my tips will help. The flash on your camera is not large at all. I hate these types of post. Flash bounced off the wall and a portion of the ceiling to the right of the camera. It seems to me that you badly underestimate cave lightsphre Like he said, the diffusers work as advertised.

Shows you some shots where lightsphere is not the main sour ce of light at f2. I was surprised to see the sharper shadows in the second image above, but now understand after shooting a bunch more comparisons what is going on here.

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I have a challenge Very good and appears simple enough, thank you. All that light being tossed out the front of the diffuser lights the subject’s face, while the rest of the room is lit by the bounce of the rest of the light off the ceiling.

Well, it really depends on what you are trying to do. Great highlights and much more even hair, you can see the texture of her sweater, and her face is much more evenly lit.

Having a world-wide patent takes a multi-billion corporate such as Nokia or Pepsico, one guy cannot afford llightsphere have a worldwide patent. Get great amazing abs in 15 minutes every day!

DIY Gary Fong Lightsphere

Many cameras today include built-in image stabilization systems, but when it comes to video that’s still no substitute for a proper camera stabilization rig. Your width can vary depending on your tastes, and it can probably be tapered for a better on-camera appearance. Yes, the light on her face can be improved further keep reading! Because A you can buy the same stuff on ebay for a fraction of the cost B you dont even need a diffuser to get good results.


If I would make a tutorial on how to make your own Big Mac would you be then asking me to change the title to “DIY hamburger”? Anyhow, me and my group members have been trying to come up wih the equiptment and money to make a light diffuser to enhance the quality of our video.

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This was inspired by tary Strobist DIY spirit. Cut vinyl to fit your flash I cut mine to approximately 12 inches long and 4.

When looking for a diffuser for my flash, I quickly found the Fong Lightsphere and was impressed with the quality of the photos it produced — and decided to buy one.