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okay welcome back to subs today I was thinking we should do a shot quick quick and dirty shot of a perfume beau parfum do you have any folks on this camera I have absolutely no idea so this one will shoot doesn't really matter what we are shooting because what I really want to show today's bit about the background and how easy it is to make it look fantastical today we shooting with Canon Canon 5d Mark for today I'm testing out capture one everybody says it's a great software so let's try it out see maybe as a photographer it's very important to hang on a c-stand look cool as usual we start with with the camera to make sure we have a black canvas black frame we want to under expose two to three stops if we like to raise the shadows in post okay so right now it's on ISO 100 125th of a second shutter speed and the aperture is 2.8 I will take a shot without any flashes and what do you get yes now we see that this LED lights goes in to the picture we don't want that we don't want them to mess up our nice picture because we want control with only flashes I will put up the aperture bit maybe to like let's say 13 okay now we're almost have a black frame there is some reflections in this glass but let's go for this it's almost totally black today I was thinking that we should use a tabletop this is tabletop from Ikea and it's called the gloss hole I don't know if they still make them maybe they do yeah they are great the other side it's a glass black glass table and you can use it as a background when you shoot it's great the reason why it's upside down is because I destroyed the the other side because I was doing a photo shoot for a magazine watch Swiss swatch magazine and I had an idea with this I wanted to make sparks of fire I mean I wanted to make some sort of the sparks flying around so I put in the drill and then attached steel wool and then I put it on and then I lit it on fire and then and then it started to fly all over because it was I was making this as a background the watch was in the foreground and I was doing like this and the spinning around and then I was clicking the camera and the with long shutter speed they fly all over the place and they landed this glowing burning small parts from this steel wool ended up here and they burn this glass that was so hot so they burned the glass so now it's like small holes in it yeah so don't do this I turn it upside down and I think it will work let's take another shot do you have a black frame yes almost so how do we start we need to light this nice bottle of course so let's put up light this is the hard part – no crap the hard part is to know where to place the light ya just have a bear flash so now the flash is on and let's take let's just hit the product with some light and push flash what do we get there we go well what do you think bit overexposed maybe we can turn down the power of it it's it's kind of nice but isn't there anywhere else I can place this flash where the product will look nicer well I built this tool this is a very great tool to know where to put the flash because if you see the camera I just this is the angle of the camera you see like like that and if I should try if I try to not spill out the coffee and I want to recreate this angle like that and then I lock this now I have the angle of the camera and then I'll turn it around like that and this is how I know where to place the flash it should be placed somewhere along this line it can be even be placed up in the roof there because it's exactly the same angle as the camera I have a white roof here maybe if I shoot the flash up there what will happen I will take the flash and shoot it along this angle up there maybe somewhere around there starting to be a bit more interesting I would say because this is maybe I can put on this modifier to get it a bit more spirit and raise it up like let's create like a spot there take shop see this surface right now it's bit matte so it's not highly reflective but if you had like something reflective okay we can take this golden paper if I place that like that maybe test shot you see the bit let's put down the power to bright put down it's extremely reflective actually oh it's minimum well do you get the idea this looks much nicer I would say but I was don't think we should use golden background today if you don't have a shiny like a board plexi board or whatever it's called then you can create your own by adding water now we have water and if I place the project inside the water right now what will happen let's take a shot because I'm still the only flash still we using is the one in the same angle as the camera let's turn the power up and move it out of the frame like that take shot you see but we have all these backgrounds and everything so probably it's not the best spot but you get my point it's it's about it's the same thing like food photography all the food photographers they always like to stand by a window window food camera the same angle you know a window down you get specular highlights on the food and it looks very nice and you like you want to eat it here let's place the flash closer because I don't want to have this I don't want to have this big flat surface I would like to have a spot then we need to make it smaller so I think we should move it closer which one should we use it's one this is a pro photo d2 you can use any flash course this is sort of the same angle as a guide light let's take a shot see what happens that's interesting you see it's the reflection because water is highly reflective so it makes the perfect mirror of the it's like a mirror Riya what to do when you have highly reflective surface we need to diffuse the light as usual ok so let's take a diffuser and place it in between the flash and the product what do we get Wow look at this now it's starting to look kind of interesting yes it's a bit too dark we can always put up a flash power let's take another one Wow Wow because now we will get see this spot diffusing diffusing frame I have it's a bit too small we need put on another one but as you see now we will get the spot from the flash and because it's in the right angle we will see the perfume shining up so let's put on a big one my old scabby trusty infusion by the way if you're not subscribing something like this maybe we leave the flash as it was now we have a bigger diffusion of a cup of the whole yeah that's nice maybe somewhere around there yes that's nice but what can we do now when we have water maybe we can play a bit with the water what would happen if I just freaking out a bit you see my finger there but that can we can always reach out if you just wow I love this you know water is so great to work with because it look it's always looks fantastic do we need some more lights see maybe we need a bit here on the neck because it's very dark this is beautiful this golden mini chain or something whatever it is so I think we should put out another flash because we have other flashes and then I think we should use them yeah so let's take another flash over here turn it on and let's not go too crazy with the power now it's quite low power and put on the guide light see it looks like it will hit next let's take a shot it's nice on the neck bit overexposed but we get a lot of flares in the glass and everywhere maybe we can put on the honeycomb grid and it will spot the light a bit focus the light on the neck yes maybe we actually need a bit more light then I will power go to f11 actually and now maybe we this looks very nice when you just hitting the bottle makes this looks very beautiful it will be nice with some drops and stuff but it's a bit plain the picture maybe we can play a bit with shadows with this kind of you know it's just a foam board you can find it everywhere everywhere by the way this is what I used to make my diffusion frames because it's always always a pain in the I make this once it's actually my photographer and the haunts was here I saw he made this kind of frame so so this is actually the same and then just cut out the frame and then this actually this one is with glue on one side you cut out the frame and then you you glue the diffusion material it doesn't have to be the thick one Savage you can use just a regular diffusion shadows let's play with shadows now we're starting to mess up this nice spot holding it in front of the flash if you like to have a sharper edge then we can place it as close as possible to the bottle now we're starting to get like a sharper edge there close as possible out putting this into the clamp and what do you get that's kind of cool yeah it's a bit messy but it doesn't really matter right now cuz we will mess it up with water I think it will look very interesting to break this this sharp edge with some water action can you see how it looks now if I just dropping this bottle open I'll break it to see very cool now there is something more going on the water right now is black and white you know I mean it's gray gray black let's go crazy and make everything gold City Oh color temperature orange filter gel and we can put this in front of the flash just makes a quarter yeah a quarter CTO orange I think we need more than one layer actually I think we need to cut out one piece so now we have this piece I will double it by folding it and that stick shot see what happens with double the question is is it nicer or is it not so golden I think it's kind of cool maybe it's easier to see when I do yeah it looks more luxury doesn't it there we have the picture but I want to have some splashes I think there is focus you can't what you can work with you can work with air is canned air if I just blowing it's also a bit cool yeah the problem here is that you really need to have a friend helping you out with this because if you want to have this wave some splash and press the camera you know it's very very hard to do this by yourself so maybe at the end I will combine different exposures in Photoshop I would like to test to pour some water on the top maybe it can be cool if the bottle a bit on the sneeze scan on the side let's start to pour some water on this mm you see this they're frozen because we have this fantastic profile to flash I would like to have a bit more action now I think we will have something yeah please subscribe if you like this because if you do then you have not only the chance to come here and record the next sub choice but together with me you will also have a chance to see more videos a real hope next one will be a real subs choice with a subscribe isn't one of you okay so don't forget you'd like to join join at butis on dota see ok see you