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Old 07-14-2010, 01:31
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I decided to make my own light box for my items. Taking pictures is not my favorite thing to do! How do u think they are coming out?
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Old 07-14-2010, 01:35
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You need more light so you won't have the grey around the photos. You need light from all sides. You can always edit that in photoshop though. I love the headband on the glass vase but my eye goes to the crease or seam on the backdrop behind it. That too can be edited out though. You might try taking pics outside in the sunlight on a piece of foamcore or whatever background you want. Keep trying - It's so hard to get good photos
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Old 07-14-2010, 01:51
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You need more light so you won't have the grey around the photos. You need light from all sides. You can always edit that in photoshop though. I love the headband on the glass vase but my eye goes to the crease or seam on the backdrop behind it. That too can be edited out though. You might try taking pics outside in the sunlight on a piece of foamcore or whatever background you want. Keep trying - It's so hard to get good photos

I will put more lights to the sides. I dont have photoshop. Thanks
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Old 07-14-2010, 01:57
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I think they look great!
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I am going to try and make one too.. I really want to get photoshop, but then that is another "to do" thing. Is photoshop expensive??? I should hop on over to EBAY, however I have been in GB after GB and there has to be a stop point here. I need to take some pics for EBAY so going outside with my camera sound like the thing to do right now.
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Old 07-14-2010, 02:16
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I don't have photoshop either. I use picnik.com. It works great! Quick example below.
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Old 07-14-2010, 02:41
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I am going to try and make one too.. I really want to get photoshop, but then that is another "to do" thing. Is photoshop expensive??? I should hop on over to EBAY, however I have been in GB after GB and there has to be a stop point here. I need to take some pics for EBAY so going outside with my camera sound like the thing to do right now.

Last time I checked on Best Buy Photoshop was over $100! Also after u buy it if you don't know how to use I guess you then have to start looking for tuturials. I tell you the learning thing never ends. lol
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Old 07-15-2010, 10:58
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you can get photoshop elements for under $100. do you have any kind of photo editing software that came with your digital camera maybe? you could use that. Just go in and adjust the exposure to brighten the pic. up. Getting good pics is so much harder than you would think it would be
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Would you mind sharing a picture of your light box?
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Old 07-19-2010, 08:05
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I don't have photoshop either. I use picnik.com. It works great! Quick example below.

Your photos are great. I don't want to hijack this thread, but did you use a lightbox? If so, how do you adjust the box for a top view like this? I'm shooting from the front and everything sits at an akward angle. I'm trying to prop it up with NO success!
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