I use TriGrips religiously. They are always in the bag when I go out on a job. I like them better than circular model reflectors and diffusers because the handle and the rigidity of the triangular shape means that, in a pinch, you can shoot with one hand and hold a reflector with the other. I use the big four-footers and the 30″ TriFlip kits, with multiple styles of reflectors (silver, gold, sunfire, etc.) that give off different intensities of reflection and color. Examples of the variety of ways I use these puppies are throughout the book. (One use that’s not in the manual—they’re pretty good impromptu wind machines.)


I like them ...

Get Sketching Light: An Illustrated Tour of the Possibilities of Flash now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.