Basic kit help

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Liamo Luo
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Basic kit help
11 months ago

Hey guys, I've been interested in getting into flash photography, and my sister is after some maternity shots and as asked me if I could do some for her, so it feels like a good time to get used to flash photography to get some nice shots for her to keep

I'm on a bit of a budget so no fancy canon speedlights for me. I'm planning on starting with a 1 light setup, and once I get used to working with that then I will look at adding additional lights. The equipment I think I need for this are below, does anyone see any issues with the setup this would give me, or any ways to make it cheaper or better etc.. my budget is around £100. Oh, I use a canon 550d by the way.

Yongnuo YN560 II Flash Speedlite w LCD Screen For Canon 5D Mark II 7D 600D 550D 0846619096795 - eBay

Yongnuo RF-602 wireless flash trigger w 2 receivers for Canon 7D 5D II 600D 650D - eBay

36- inch 90cm Photo Studio Light Flash Translucent White Soft Diffuser Umbrella - eBay

Swivel Flash Bracket-Umbrella Holder+Adjustable Hot Shoe Mount for Light stand - eBay

PROFESSIONAL FOLDING LIGHT STAND FOR PHOTO LAMPS FLASH - eBay

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