HOW TO CREATE A SIMPLE DIY DIFFUSER PANEL FOR UNDER £6

In this post Im going to explain how to make a handy, lightweight diffuser panel that can be used for a number of tabletop product photography applications. Using diffusion panels is preferable to using soft boxes in product photography as it allows much greater control of the light.

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WHAT YOU WILL NEED

1. 1 x Foamcore board        
2. 2 x Sheets of tracing paper (same size as foamcore board) 
3. Strong double sided tape    
4. Gaffer-tape          
5. Modelling knife        
6. Ruler    
7. Pencil   

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STEP 1.

Mark out about 7cm around the inside of the foamcaore.

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STEP 2.

Cut around the marked lines to create your frame.

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STEP 3.

Attach one sheet of tracing paper to the frame with double sided tape.

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STEP 4.

Flip the frame over and attach the other sheet of tracing paper to the other side, 

STEP 5.

Tape the edges of the frame with Gaffer tape to strengthen the frame.

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