evergrin

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I've got a 12-inch light tent and a couple of table top daylight stands.

Still learning to take better photos, I'm pretty happy with the result. : )

I used to take photos outdoors on an overcast day or in the shade before noon.

I did her WIP back in August. Comments and/or criticism are welcome.

 

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The new photography really shows off your nice work.

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Very nice! Your light tent seems to do the trick too.

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While I think your previous photo method was more challenging, the new method does show your BEAUTIFULLY painted & based mini Miss off to advantage...the pink is quite striking. VERY WELL DONE on all counts.

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Amazing! How many gifted painters are there around here!?

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Amazing! How many gifted painters are there around here!?

 

I dunno, but if somebody would gift one to me I might have a shot at getting all my minis done. :upside:

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Gorgeous! I love the cool colors and the subtle base detail of a few autumn leaves. Where did you get your light tent if I may ask? I need to better my picture taking.

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:wub: Thanks Buglips, Fruggs, malefactus, CashWiley, DSModels for your nice comments.

 

 

Where did you get your light tent if I may ask? I need to better my picture taking.

 

* 12-inch light tent, I paid about $15 at Amazon.com

http://www.amazon.co...inch+light+tent

* Table top lighting kit, I paid about $40 also at Amazon.com

http://www.amazon.co...S/ref=pd_cp_p_3

* It is good to read 'Photographing Arts, Crafts & Collectables' by Steve Meltzer.

 

I own a Canon DSLR, and a portable Nikon digital camera, but I like using iPhone

to take figure photos. Somehow phone camera gets better focus on small objects...

(I'm still learning to level up the world of miniature photography.)

 

I placed the light tent & the lights on a bookshelf. I'm planning on surrounding the shelf in white.

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Nice! Thanks for the photo of your set up and links to the items.

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really nice!! The setup is much easier than the old tungsten lights and film! Love the digital age. Are those birch seed leaves?!

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Are those birch seed leaves?!

 

Yes, Corporea. Jennifer Haley gave them to me for free at a Paint & Take station when I was just starting to paint.

Isn't she nice? :wub: I've kept them for years, I've never ever used them until recently.

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I need to get out and look for those my self. I wanted some for my Halloween entry.

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Evergrin the Photos look great, and it brings even more of the detials out on the fig. I liked it before in your original post and even more now. I really like that lightbox and may put my plans on making one out of a milk crate on hold and just order that one you posted. Although the one you show gave me another way of approach on making my own.

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erg...I have a bunch of minis I need to photograph. Can I borrow you? ::P:

 

Beautiful mini, beautiful photos. The cool browns on her vest and pants are really nicely done. Thanks for sharing.

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