Seamless in a small room.

Q: I HAVE A SMALL SPACE (8′ HIGH AND 6′ WIDE) IN MY HOME THAT I’D LIKE TO START USING AS A SMALL PORTRAIT STUDIO. IS THIS ENOUGH ROOM TO DO SOME WHITE SEAMLESS? WHAT WOULD BE THE BEST WAY TO GO ABOUT THIS?

A: No. You are going to say a lot of cuss words if you try. You could pull off tight headshots but full length is going to be a nightmare. At six feet wide and eight feet on the ceiling you’re going to have a difficult time controlling the spill of light everywhere, unless you paint the ceiling and walls dark grey or black. As it stands, you basically would be shooting inside of a large softbox.

20x20 feet with 12-foot ceilings is around the smallest area I’d want to do white seamless work in. It can be done with less. ...

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