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The OctoDome®: Large has a unique, 8-sided shape and narrow profile that give you big box light spread in a space-saving soft box.
Using the String Method for Consistent PortraitsFROM LITE LESSONS: Wednesday June 27, 2012 In this lesson, we wanted to show how to set up and shoot the perfect portrait every time. With a few simple tips and tricks, you can rig your portrait gear to save time and make any "school portrait" type jobs a snap. Everything you need to start using the tips we are about to unfold can be purchased from any hardware store for a few bucks. The "String" method refers to simply attaching a length of string to each piece…
June 27, 2012
Shooting the Switcheroo CatalogFROM LITE LESSONS: Thursday September 1, 2016 Equipment:LiteDisc 12 White/SilverRockSteady BagStarLite®: small digital kitLos Angeles toy photographer Brian McCarty is back with more fun in this hands-on look at photographing toy artwork on location in relatively tight quarters. Here, you'll see how Brian was able to create studio-quality results in less than studio-space conditions. The techniques he demonstrates work great for not only toys, but any type of tabletop product photography, especially those products with difficult-to-control reflective surfaces.Working with toys for over 15 years, McCarty’s unique and innovative…
September 1, 2016
Beautiful Bridal PortraitsFROM LITE LESSONS: Tuesday January 31, 2017 Equipment:LiteDome: Large42" 9-in-1 MultiDisc Reflector ProDuty BackDrop SupportCanon 5D Mark III cameraCanon 24-105mm lensMy favorite genre of photography is beauty photography and many of my clients fall into that category as jewelers, cosmetics brands, hair care companies, etc. I have a lot of fun leading up to Valentine's Day as the holiday is a great excuse to do some romantic themed portraits. For this shoot I wanted to create a soft and flattering look that would compliment the subject but still…
January 31, 2017
Shoemount Flash Portraits On-LocationFROM LITE LESSONS: Monday April 3, 2017 Equipment: Canon 6D Camera body17-40 Canon EF f4 L lens100mm Canon EF f2.8 Macro lens70-200 f2.8 EF L lens2-Photttix Mitros + shoe mount flash units for CanonPhottix Odin 1.5 TCU Wireless Trigger for CanonSekonic Flash Master L-358 meterManfrotto Compact Carbon Fiber Tripod with Gitzo Magnesium Ball Head2 Photoflex Rock Steady SandbagsOctoDome White Portable Speedlight Kit I was excited to hear that Photoflex has introduced a new travel kit that includes the new OctoDome White: Extra Small soft boxes, as most of…
April 3, 2017
Improving Action Shots with Portable LightingFROM LITE LESSONS: Thursday August 11, 2016 Equipment:LiteDome®: Extra SmallShoeMount MultiClampAdjustable ShoeMount 2StarFire™: Digital FlashLiteStand: smallLiteStand: largeRockSteady BagTranspac Gig Transport BagWhen you think of sports/action photography, lighting equipment probably doesn't enter the picture, does it? After all, most photographers who work with lighting equipment use it to shoot formal portraits or indoor studio work, right? Well, that used to be the case. These days, lighting equipment is a lot more portable, affordable and easy to use, which means that it can dovetail with and enhance many different types…
August 11, 2016
Photoflex was my first choice for light modifiers when I started building my own studio arsenal almost twenty years ago. I still have that first Medium Softbox, and use it often. Photoflex Octodomes produce wonderful light, and with a grid installed I find I can control almost any on-location lighting situation. Photoflex reflectors in my equipment case, too, have been with us the entire ride - doing their job as well as on Day One.
June 26, 2018
As for me, Mr. Fast and Light, run around adventure photographer guy, I’m sold. I feel that the [PHotoflex] TritonFlash has added an entire new dimension to my photography, especially to my style of Going Fast With Light.
Professional Photographer, Instructor, Author
March 20, 2012
Photoflex as a company makes very good products. I own a few reflectors, reflector holders and I find their materials to be a lot better in quality.
April 25, 2013
On sunny summer days I sometimes carry a white, 42” circular light diffuser (16” folded) when photographing wildflowers. The one I use most is Photoflex
January 23, 2017
Having used Photoflex gear for over twenty five years, I have always relied on their excellent build quality and performance. All soft boxes, umbrellas and reflectors are color correct for perfect color temperature and made with state-of-the-art fabrics and construction. Very versatile for artistic lighting, Photoflex gear is also easy to set up and pack when shooting on location.
Team photographer of the Cleveland Cavaliers
June 26, 2018