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The Wild Side of Photography by Cyrill Harnischmacher

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Chapter 3. Show Time

A Mini Photo Studio in Your Notebook Computer

Gerhard Rossbach

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A complete notebook studio setup, ready for shooting

Figure 3-1. A complete notebook studio setup, ready for shooting

The idea is simple: Take a notebook computer and use it to build a photo stage for your subject, with lights and scenery included.

But why use a computer? There are enough mini studios on the market: either collapsible or permanent, more or less robust, and all with their own dedicated lights. More robust mini studios are especially suitable for product shoots (for shooting eBay snaps, for instance), but ...

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