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Looking for some extra tips on setting up your new roll of BD background paper or how to keep your muslin backdrop wrinkle-free? Check out some of our blogs here for tutorials, tips and resources for beginners and pros alike.

5 Special Events to Use a Printed Backdrop For

5 Special Events to Use a Printed Backdrop For

As a photographer, your job is to provide the best setup for capturing beautiful and memorable photos for your clients during special events or occasions. Don't bring them boring or traditional styling! Step up your setups with festive and patterned backdrops to fit whatever theme you're working around. Here are 5 special occasions our Printed Background Paper can come in handy.

Choosing a Professional Photography Backdrop

Choosing a Professional Photography Backdrop

Choosing the right backgrounds for photography adds depth to your photos and makes a big impact on the overall professionalism of your shoot. Whether you are choosing a studio backdrop or paying close attention to items that occur in the background area on location can make or break your shoot. A misplaced item can throw a photo off, but creating a seamless scene brings depth and dimension to the photo.

Collapsible Backgrounds: Huge Advantages in Small Sizes

Collapsible Backgrounds: Huge Advantages in Small Sizes

While many photographers prefer to work with whatever natural backdrops are available when they work on location, sometimes a natural backdrop or location just isn’t practical. They may get to the site and discover it is too small, or doesn’t provide the photographer with enough control in order to get the shot he wants. In these cases it is good to have a collapsible backdrop handy in order to better control the photo shoot and get the perfect shot.

How to Care for Seamless Background Paper

How to Care for Seamless Background Paper

Photography backdrops are standard equipment in every professional studio. Seamless paper backgrounds are popular products for photographers due to their low price, easy setup and convenient storage. Another advantage of using paper backdrops as a studio staple is the reliability and consistency of the colors. It is available in a broad spectrum of colors, hues and shades. It is also ideal for both product and people photography. Following a few simple guidelines will keep your seamless paper clean, damage-free and ready for consistent use.

How to Care for Your Muslin Backgrounds

How to Care for Your Muslin Backgrounds

When you purchase a muslin background, it will be folded and packaged. Remove it from the package and hang it on your backdrop stand, spray the fabric evenly with a spray bottle of water and let gravity iron out the wrinkles. If you need to use it right away, use a hand held fabric steamer. It removes wrinkles and creases easily and quickly. Just be sure to not rub the muslin with the steam head or you might damage the muslin fabric.