In this pilot video edition of LightSource, Bill and Ed try their hat at video podcasting while demonstrating the Photoflex Octodome3 and single light setups with a large light source.


Bill Crawford, publisher of (Flickr)
Ed Hidden, exclusive photographer (Flickr)

Theme Music:

Sean Campbell and Steve Hill (

Highlighted Product:

Photoflex Medium Octodome3


Photoflex OctoDome

LightSource Episode 40 (Video Article) [12:50 minutes]


In this episode:

Bill and Ed discuss:

  • Setting up a large softbox
  • How diffusion works
  • Using grids to control light
  • Lighting with a large light modifier
  • Single light setup with the Octadome3

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