Photographers are tinkerers and problem solvers at heart, and with that comes a strong do it yourself ethos.
So when it came time to make a grid for my speedlights, the first thing I tried was what you’ll find in hundreds of videos all over YouTube, which was to make it out of straws.
That was the shittiest DIY ever. It immediately fell apart, and I immediately developed a new solution that makes the construction easier, gives you better light control AND is way easier and faster to make.
Check it out!
I used to be scared of my flash, and I understand how intimidating flash photography can be, but a flash is just a tool. Once you understand how that tool works you’ll be using your flash to create photos that used to seem impossible.
If you want to master your flash and take those amazing photos, check out my Understanding Flash Photography Video Course.