Best Light For Photographing Cakes?

Business By Britterfly Updated 21 Mar 2015 , 3:44pm by Natka81

Britterfly Posted 21 Mar 2015 , 9:58am
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Could anyone send me a link or tell me what brand/type of light I need? I am always struggling to get good photos of my cakes because the lighting in my house is so dim. I just bought a backdrop for my cakes & I've tried taking a photo near a window, but the cake still looks dull/colorless. I'm thinking I need some sort of standing light/lamp that shines down on the cake... what do you use?

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nicolah Posted 21 Mar 2015 , 10:05am
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-K8memphis Posted 21 Mar 2015 , 2:12pm
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i am so not an expert but i can get better photos outside on my patio -- just a thought for you

Natka81 Posted 21 Mar 2015 , 3:44pm
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The only place in my house to get a good picture is in my daughter room. It has big window. And in the morning when sun lights up the whole room. I put my cake a cross that big window. I am taking pictures at different angles and then choose the best picture. 

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