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Old 06-18-2012   #1
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Some have asked questions about the DIY diffuser I have been working on so I am posting the plans and some sample images here for all to see and maybe benefit in some way.
Here are the plans that I drew up for my Wrap-around diffuser. It is designed for the Canon 430EX Speedlite but could be slightly altered to be used on many different flash guns.
If you build one be sure and post some pics back in this thread so we can all see them. I would really like to see what others can do with my design also. Have fun!!



Looking inside...I used a piece of aluminum foil placed in the center of the inside layer of vellum.




Looking inside where the flash is inserted.



Front angle view..I use an old Stroboframe flash bracket I had laying around to mount the flash.



Side view



Front view


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Although I do not shoot macro, I must say that I am impressed by your design and even more so by the results. Kudos to you and have some K!
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Nice Job!

Here is a nice big bowl of K!
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Excellent work there deepwoods. Some K coming at ya!!
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amazing! great job
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Great DIY and Great pics!
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Your lighting diffuser works very well - very nice lighting results.
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Great idea and I love the results. I will likely steal the concept when I have some spare time on my hands.
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Thanks for posting this DW- looks rather useful.
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way cool. Thanks for the info.


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