One of the hallmarks of amateur video is poor lighting. Or so I remember reading somewhere somewhere. Having produced some pretty crappy videos myself, I’ve been really looking to up their production value (see my main Youtube Channel). Being pretty cheap, I wanted something inexpensive to help me improve my lighting. Thus the DIY clamp light stand was born.
After seeing clamp lights (Less than $6.50 on Amazon with Prime) used for another lighting setup (seen below), they seemed like a great solution to try. I also had some CFL bulbs that I wasn’t using, so why not?*
Although I have some shelving Continue reading