So, here are my takeaways from the various BTS images last mentioned in Vanity Fair. Of course this is not a complete list (and honestly, I hope you find many more!)
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One of my absolute favorite things to view on YouTube are the 'Behind-the-Scenes' (BTS) videos that photographers and production teams post. Not only is it fun to see how other people work and interact, those videos are gold mines for technique, problem solving, light placement, improvision, and overall inspiration. Another great source are the BTS still photos that some magazines run in print or their website teasers.
A quick demonstration on how to create beautiful portraits using one off-camera flash on TTL mode and a SnootSkin Insert and Lightsphere Collapsible.
The SnootSkin™ is designed to fit snugly inside the Lightsphere® Collapsible™, converting it into a Snoot (spotlight) or color light source.
Using a single off-camera flash and Lightsphere Collapsible, learn how to create stunningly lit portraits in seconds
Caitlyn Chapman takes model Katy from an indoor setup to outdoors and showcases how to create beautiful portraits using the Portrait Lighting Kit.
Fashion photographer Caitlyn Chapman demonstrates how to a softbox lighting setup for portraits using two off camera Lightsphere Collapsibles.
In this video, watch as photographer Scarlet Page and Gary Fong continue photographing guitarist Tommy Gleeson.
In this presentation Gary will demonstrate how to turn the hard light omitted from your flash into soft, omni-directional light.
Gary Fong demonstrates how to shape light for eye-catching portraits using one off-camera flash unit, the Nissin Di700a with Air 1 Commander, and Lightsphere Collapsible.
Wesley Fong photographs Willow Fong in a demonstration of a before and after flash photograph using the Gary Fong Lightsphere.
Learn how to add hairlight to your off-camera flash portraits using the Nissin Di700a and Air 1 Commander units along with a Lightsphere Collapsible and Speed Snoot.
In this on-camera flash tutorial, Gary Fong teaches how to take beautiful portraits with a camera, Nissin Di700a flash, and Lightsphere Collapsible.
Gary photographs a model and car in a seamless white environment then lights both the car and model with two flashes mounted with Lightsphere Collapsibles and AmberDomes.
View a feature-by-feature comparison of the MagMod system vs. the Lightsphere system in this product review video from professional photographer Gary Fong.
In this video, Gary Fong shows you how to shoot a high-key, full length portrait of a model in a white dress, how to set up lighting and how to pose a model in a floor-length gown.
In this three-part series, Gary will teach you how to set up and shoot photos for pageants and portraiture.
In this three-part series, Gary will teach you how to set up and shoot photos for pageants and portraiture using the LED Lightbulb Adapter Kit.
Learn how to achieve flattering, even illumination for group photos in front of a Christmas Tree.
Gary demonstrates, live while photographing a wedding, how to acheive perfect lighting while the couple cuts the wedding cake.