Photo Studio Make Over Part II

Photo Studio Make Over Part II Painting

Photo Studio Make Over Part II

If you were following Part I then you know about my new project. I was stoked how much room I had now to move around in. unlike before were I was squeezing in between things and moving junk around. (black v flat on the floor that I was painting).


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It was during this test shoot with Talea was when I knew I had more work to do. lifting lights stands and changing rolls of paper was a lot of work and I wanted a more simple way of doing things.

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So I went on Amazon and invested in a Avenger A5029. Yup It’s light stand.. with WHEELS.
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The next step was to get rid of that dirty green carpet and start getting these walls painted and the cracks filled with caulking.

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Now, anyone who knows me knows I hate painting.  BUT I do like making videos so heres one. of me hating painting.

Studio Make Over from Donte Tidwell on Vimeo.

Now that the walls were painted I installed Fotodiox’s Triple Roller Paper Drive Set from Amazon. *the hardware they give you for mounting was pretty wimpy so I recommend you go to the hardware store and get some real bolts so later on the whole thing does not come crashing down. 

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Next up, lets do something bout these floors.. The paint I used came from Home Depot and one gallon cover a pretty large space.

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had to share this idea. I move this chair around a lot and use it a lot but I didnt want to mark up the floors so I put tennis balls under the feet. studio make over c35

To Be Continued.. again…

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