125 responses to “Figure on Cheap Lighting”

  1. Light Diffuser Testing « Meimi132 no Itonami

    [...] know, from Happysoda’s tutorial, you should use 2 lamps, one overhead, and 1 for the side and you use a diffuser to allow softer [...]

  2. New light, New set up « Meimi132 no Itonami

    [...] gonna go through the process of adding each light/diffuser/relfector thingy now. Like on the Happysoda tutorial. Using the overhead light only… Only light on in the room, curtains shut lol. Top light and side [...]

  3. Canon Eos 450D get! « Blue Blue Wave

    [...] Saw comrade Anony recently got himself a Canon DSLR too, he opted for the 40D though. Next step for me, besides learning and reading up on how to use it well, is assembling the right components for correct lighting to do some figure shooting like explained by Super Rats in his lighting tutorial at HappySoda. [...]

  4. Oppai Princess 楠舞 神夜 Nanbu Kaguya « WAWAWA 忘れ物

    [...] some tracing paper finally and made an uber ghetto diffuser as many tutorials/blogs (happy soda, wcloudx to name a couple) have recommended.  Here’s a single halogen light source, [...]

  5. 金色の闇 ~ Konjiki no Yami ~ GSC « WAWAWA 忘れ物

    [...] Most of this is inspired by super rats lighting tutorial. [...]

  6. New lighting setup « How Do You Figure?

    [...] about various ways to do lighting for figure photography. I’d recommend checking out this tutorial for some hints on constructing a cheap lighting [...]

  7. The Deathseeker » Blog Archive » Haruhi Gekisou Version

    [...] is probably the best Haruhi figure yet. Here is my first attempt on indoor shoots inspired by super rats tutorials (thanks a lot super rats!). Definitely need feedback for this, I don’t know what I am doing [...]

  8. Fantasy a Modest Maid: Rider « Nest of the Fledging Otaku

    [...] used the tutorial on HappySoda for this shoot. However, at the time I forgot to use a reflector on the other side. On top of that [...]

  9. Nendoroid Haruhi

    [...] super rats’ technique on lighting. Digg it!Bookmark it on Del.icio.us!Stumble [...]

  10. Elias Cortes

    HOLA SOLO QUERIA AGRADECER POR TU ARTICULO ME SIRVIO DE MUCHO.
    ESPERO PODER PUBLICAR UNAS IMAGENES DE MI COLECCION.

    SALUDOS DESDE MEXICO

  11. Mikuru Goes Sightseeing? « Tangerine Tango

    [...] my lighting setup, I mimicked what has been done in Happy Soda’s figure lighting tutorial — it’s a pretty great tutorial for figure photography. ^^ I’ve also read about [...]

  12. Koharu

    Wow this is really helpful! Thanks so much… Will definitely give this a go next time ^^

  13. ai-chan

    Very nice article, will definitely try this ^_^

  14. Ryogi Shiki « Otagamer

    [...] using my Dual Lens Kodack V705. The setup you see here was all done according to this excellent and useful tutorial. Possibly related posts: (automatically generated)A Good Time Is Serious Business at Ravage’s [...]

  15. 玩具静物照相技巧——使用廉价光源 | ComicX ™

    [...] 这里面第2种方法的图来自Happysoda,之前还有一个介绍摄影基本的器材的Blog可以参考这里。PVC玩具的摄影Blog在日本非常的多,非常的专业,希望我们国内的玩家也能逐步的成熟起来。后续我会逐步的翻译和分享一些摄影的心得、经验。如果大家有什么好的想法也希望多多留言,你们的留言让我会不那么懒。;-) [...]

  16. Review: Good Smile Company 1/7 Saber Lily ~Distant Avalon~ « Figyura (フィギュラ)

    [...] harsh glare, but it also tends to eliminate most of the shadow from the scene. After reading Figure on Cheap Lighting over at HappySoda I decided to set aside the light tent for a while and try a DIY setup similar to [...]

  17. Kai-San

    Oh man I wished I seen this earlier, I’ll give your method a shot in my next photo shoot, to conpensate for a DIY controlled lighting area I borrowed the idea of making a inexpensive photobox which I find really effective. Tut can be seen here:

    http://digital-photography-school.com/how-to-make-a-inexpensive-light-tent

    You can see my results of borrowing the idea on my blog here:

    http://www.melodyupdown.com

    Perhaps you can get some ideas from that DIY lightbox tut

    Cheers,

    -Kai

  18. Joe

    Great job, love the photo tent lighting you’ve set up.

    I also created a tutorial for lighting:
    http://phototent.net/Photo-Tent-Lighting.html

    Let me know what you think!

  19. Cheap Lighting Setup

    [...] idea behind this setup was inspired by the Figure on Cheap Lighting tutorial written by super rats and reading from my old photography text.  My text is actually several [...]

  20. [Gallery] Weekly Creati-figma Gallery #2 « FIGMANIA
  21. Cuthbert

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  22. Sab

    This tutorial is awesome, thanks for posting it! Really helpful to see the differences with and without diffusion and the extra reflector, as well as your DIY material choices :)

  23. Mutsumi

    Dude thanks! Now all i need is a colored paper, desk lamp, and make a diffuser!

  24. Flying Pussyfoot | Übung macht den Meister

    [...] schwammig.Aber man soll aus der Not ja eine Tugend machen und deshalb habe ich mich ein wenig mit Superrats Beleuchtungstutorial zu [...]