White Muslin for High Key?

Started Jan 3, 2008 | Discussions thread
Lamarz
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Water!! dah So Simple!
In reply to tony field, Jan 4, 2008

I have a white bath curtain with wrinkles that I was going to use for a Halloween costume, but was too wrinkly, I will hang it in the tub and steam it to straighten! Then roll it up.

Cheap from Walmart, that will make a great translucent high key panel.

Should work like this:

The technique is simple. Sunlight coming through a fold-out Westcott translucent panel is an easy way to get a clear, white background.

http://www.montezucker.com/content.html?page=5

Thanks!

Lamar

tony field wrote:

White felt / fleece works well. The matte surface reduces any
reflections.

With any cloth, you can largely eliminate wrinkles by lightly
spraying the hung cloth with a bit of water.
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