The name says it all. Softboxes were made to create soft light, but what if you want to go further?
Christopher Grey shows us one idea in this how-to article. With examples to illustrate each lighting set-up, Grey walks us through three different variations on one portrait, focusing on getting a very diffused, soft light. He starts with a traditional softbox, then adds a white bookend to fill in the shadows, and finally adds a nylon diffusion panel (or white sheet, if you prefer) to soften the light even more.
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