birdpix

birdpix

Lives in United States Daytona Beach, USA, FL, United States
Works as a Photographer
Has a website at www.petmousepads.com
Joined on Apr 20, 2004

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  • Saw in use during the 80's at Detroit studios specializing in car photography. Pretty impressive piece of gear that seemed to have as much "wow factor" to the clients/art directors as it did give ...
  • Pretty sure this is what you're looking for... http://www.fjwestcott.com/light-modifiers/halo-apollo/apollo-halo-kits I've used these since the 80's and they are great for fast set-up and are light ...
  • When using a hair light, be sure it's not too far forward and that you are able to turn it on or off instantly in case you get folks with shiny bald heads or even really high hairlines. We shoot ...
  • On the chat with "Prakesh" at Adobe for the last hour, waiting for files to delete so we can try fixing PS and LR, yet again. I've owned the latest versions of PS and LR before updating to the new ...
  • Moved my workspace setting after a prompt, but did not move any of my filters / plug-ins from CC to PS CC-2014 for me. Lightroom 5.5 did move my presets and custom settings. Using Win 7. Had to ...
  • We use the twist-flex background cases that came with our backgrounds from Denny Mfg. but pack several backgrounds and pop-out reflectors all into one case to carry all at once. There is a hand ...
  • I've heard several youth sport team/individual photogs rave about these. Imagine they would work on beach too... http://www.amazon.com/Turfstand-All-Weather-terrain-proof-light/dp/B007PLFKH0 PS - ...
  • The pvc tubes work great. We used them for years sending multiple photogs out doing full length high-key in schools every day. With a minivan roof rack, we were able to carry 4 backgrounds in 2 ...
  • Replied in onOne Software
    Have owned and regularly used the suite of programs for many years now and they add some easy cool touches to many images. Good software and solid company in my dealings with them -  would ...
  • I've used many brands of strobes over 30 years and still own systems from Photogenic, Novtron, Norman, and Alien Bees.  What you pick depends a lot on your needs and budget. Find the BIG important ...
  • You can add extra diffusion material in your softbox or on the front of it, like some of the Roscoe Tough Spun, Silk, or Frost. You can stack those diffusers till you get the reduction you want - ...
  • I remember hearing one of the top volume photo experts talking about how little value the average photography studio has if the owner wants to sell. Putting a dollar amount to a business that ...
  • I've used exposuremanager for over 9 years with decent results, doing self-fulfillment of the orders placed online. They handle the order taking and payment. I have not used the new version of ...
  • Replied in graphic tablet
    I love my Intous4. It now something they would have to pry out of my cold, dead hands as I can not even imagine ever retouching people images with a mouse again.  I started with the small size and ...
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