Light Box / School Desk A school desk I found at a dump. The desk drawer is filled with fluorescent bulbs and then fronted with a diffuser and glass panel to create a light box. The inkwell was utilised as an ideal place for the lights flick-switch.
Another great CHEAP thing I use in pictures is white foam board. You can notice in this homemade granola picture I used the foam board behind the yogurt parfait I was photographing. It not only served as a great backdrop, but it also helped to bounce the
On photographing sea shells. TOG didnt’t have a soft box, but came up with this really simple trick and it’s an elegant (and cheap and handy) solution for small objects/macro. Cut the bottom off a white plastic cup, and presto! You have a soft box.