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Joao Carlos: Tribute to Hollywood Divas

Originally posted by Joao Carlos on his Blog. I was commissioned in January by the fabulous team at Noble Salon and Sebastian Hair Products to shoot a series of images inspired by Hollywood Divas. Everyone at Noble was involved - from the more experienced stylist to the junior stylist to the colorists, my job was […]

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Hernan Rodriguez: Portrait Shoot using a Spiderlite TD5, Small Softbox, Large Scrim Jim, Modern Vintage Backdrop and Boom Arm

Portrait shoot by photographer Hernan Rodriguez using a Westcott Spiderlite TD5, 16" x 22" Small with Silver Interior Softbox, Large Silver/White Scrim Jim Reflector, Kingsley Modern Vintage Backdrop, 6.5' Boom Arm with 6.6-lb Weight.

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Hernan Rodriguez: Portrait Shoot using a Spiderlite TD6 and Chantilly Modern Vintage Backdrop

Portrait shoot by photographer Hernan Rodriguez using a Westcott Spiderlite TD6 and a 9' x 12' Chantilly Modern Vinatge Backdrop.

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HOT New Promotion: Modern Vintage Backdrops

Reflectors and now backdrops! Westcott wants you to save big when upgrading or adding to your current studio! Save 25%: All Modern Vintage Backdrops Looking for some bigger savings this season on backdrops? Save BIG on the Modern Vintage Backdrops! Take a step back in time with these high-quality backdrops representing the timeless look and […]

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Clay Blackmore: Portrait Shoot using Spiderlite Kits, Reflector and Modern Vintage Backdrop

Portrait by Photographer Clay Blackmore using Westcott Spiderlite Kits, a Silver/Black Reflector and a Modern Vintage Backdrop.

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Erik Valind: Studio Portrait Shoot with Spiderlite TD6 and Modern Vintage Backdrop

Westcott was working to launch six new backdrops to the Westcott Modern Vintage line. In doing so, we decided to work with Erik Valind to put together a photoshoot featuring the backdrops.

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Product Review: Modern Vintage Backdrop - Willow

The backdrop behind me is Willow. It's a 9' x 12' backdrop with a 4 inch pole pocket running across the top making it convenient to hang on background stands you probably already own. You'll notice classical vintage patterns that go on there. It's made of a thick velour fabric that totally soaks up the […]

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Product Review: Modern Vintage Backdrop - Chantilly

The background behind me is Chantilly. It's a 9' x 12' backdrop with a 4 inch pole pocket across the top, making it convenient to hang on any background stands. Each of the patterns on this background are made out of velvet. They are really going to soak up the light when you are shooting high key or […]

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Product Review: Modern Vintage Backdrop - Legion

The background behind me is Legion. It's a 9' x 12' backdrop with a 4 inch pole pocket running across the top, making it convenient to hang on the background stands you probably already own. What I really love about it is the classic styling that it has to it. It's custom made and designed […]

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Product Review: Modern Vintage Backdrop - Terracotta

The background behind me is Terracotta. It's a 9' x 12' backdrop with a 4 inch pole pocket across the top. All the patterns are actually made out of velvet, so it's really going soak up that light when you do shoot with it. It is a seamless background so you're going to get plenty of length out […]

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Product Review: Modern Vintage Backdrop - Harmony

The background behind me is Harmony. It's a 9' x 12' backdrop with a 4 inch pole pocket across the top, making it convenient to hang on any background stands. This is honestly one of my favorite backgrounds to shoot. I mean, just looking behind me, it soaks up the light. It's got a really rich bold blue […]

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Product Review: Modern Vintage Backdrop - Dorian

The background behind me is Dorian. It's a 9' x 12' backdrop with a 4 inch pole pocket across the top, making it convenient to hang on any background stands. Two-tone and that's a light grey on a light grey. So it makes it a really great neutral background. You can play it up and make […]

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Six new colors added to the popular Modern Vintage background line

Take a step back in time with these high-quality fabrics representing the timeless look and feel of past eras with a twist of retro. TOLEDO, OH – August 12, 2011 – Westcott is proud to announce the addition of six new backgrounds to the already successful Westcott Modern Vintage background line. These new backgrounds have […]

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#Tog Tuesday: Backgrounds

Most of blogs come from the questions. Higher volume of questions would probably merits a small write-up. So with that said, we are going to discuss briefly about backgrounds and how to get those pesky creases out.

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WPPI Shootout Contest

Bring your camera and get ready for an event that will spice up your skills and portfolio! Two uniquely themed shootout bays will feature professional models, renowned instructors, the latest gear and more!

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Rick Sammon: Master Your Flash!

I'm just back from my Master Your Flash photo session at Unique Photo in Fairfield, NJ. Good photos – and good fun. Thanks to Unique Photo for setting up the event, and thanks to Westcott and Westcott's Dave Piazza for supply the gear and added lighting know-how. And of course, thanks to all the attendees. You were a great crowd!

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Part I: Must Have Toolbox feat. Hernan Rodriguez

I was asked to be part of Westcott's Top Pro Tour this fall in Irvine, CA and wanted to share with everyone my experience at the event along with some items I recommend to have in your "Must Have Toolbox" for photography! ENJOY!

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#Tog Tuesday: Quick Ideas

Looking to use some products in maybe some 'unconventional' ways? Here are some Westcott and Photo Basics products to take a look at and some thoughts on different ways you can use them.

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Terry White: Tour Stop Thank You

If you attended my 2010 Westcott Top Pro Tour Event last night I want to take this opportunity to thank you! It was a blast doing this event and seeing everyone so engaged. I not only had fun but yes I learned a lot too.

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New Modern Vintage Backgrounds Hit the Streets

Take a step back in time with these high-quality fabrics representing the timeless look and feel of past eras. TOLEDO, Oh. – September 3, 2010 – Westcott is proud to announce the newest collection of backgrounds to hit the market. The collection includes a theme of vintage looking backgrounds with a modern twist. Each background […]

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Contest: NEW Background Line

TODAY IS THE FINAL DAY!! Westcott is going classy – with the backgrounds! We have been hard at work this month and we are ready to release some new backgrounds. However, we have not named the line – this is where you come in! What is the final contest? We need the NEW Background Line […]

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Contest: NEW Background #5

Westcott is going classy – with the backgrounds! We have been hard at work this month and we are ready to release some new backgrounds. However, we have not named them – this is where you come in! What is the contest? We need names for our new backgrounds as well as the line. This […]

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Contest: NEW Background #4

Westcott is going classy – with the backgrounds! We have been hard at work this month and we are ready to release some new backgrounds. However, we have not named them – this is where you come in! What is the contest? We need names for our new backgrounds as well as the line. There […]

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Contest: NEW Background #3

Westcott is going classy – with the backgrounds! We have been hard at work this month and we are ready to release some new backgrounds. However, we have not named them – this is where you come in! What is the contest? We need names for our new backgrounds as well as the line. There […]

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Contest: NEW Background #2

Westcott is going classy – with the backgrounds! We have been hard at work this month and we are ready to release some new backgrounds. However, we have not named them – this is where you come in! What is the contest? We need names for our new backgrounds as well as the line. There […]

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