03-25-2012, 07:21 PM
Dive Dive Dive
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Back in Da 808
Originally Posted by bigballa
Anyone able to suggest some good constant light options other than halogen lamps?
Originally Posted by Solocrosser357
Let me start with this, I am cheap and broke. I used a cardboard box. You can decide what size box works best for you.
I cut holes in 3 sides, leaving about 2 inches all the way around (a realy sharp blade - box cutter). Left the bottom and 1 side in tact. Then covered the holes with velum or translucent mylar.
For lighting I used 2 old adjustable desk lamps with softwhite or reveal 60watt bulbs. Sometimes just Reveal other times SoftWhite and yet other times in combinaion. Depends on the look you are going for or the effect you are trying create. I have even used a lower wattage for my highlight and the higher wattage on the side. You can adjust the placement of the laps to achieve similar effect. There are no hard and fast rules, that is why it is called CREAT-ive.
To answer your question, YES, just like the link you posted.
Originally Posted by Talfuchre
I will lock this damned thread up if anyone posts that disgusting picture I saw once.
It like the CCM version of Two Girls One Cup.
I will ban folks.... I swear.