Archive For: Photography Gear
It is no big surprise that outfitting a studio with the latest and greatest tools and toys can be a very expensive undertaking. From backdrops to stands to light modifiers to props - the list goes on and on and the dollar signs keep rolling by.
I have long been of the mindset ingrained in me by my first photography teacher, "A camera is just a hammer. It is a tool used to achieve a specific result."
Way back when, a man named Paul Buff started a line of affordable and reliable studio lighting called Alien Bees. Over the years, his little power blocks have made a well deserved reputation for themselves as – well – affordable, reliable, and TOUGH light units. This is all well and good. Yes, the lights kick ... Read More