Here is the other link for the other Miwa Matreyek animation that we didn’t watch in class.
Tutorial on steel wool. I was watching these earlier this week yesterday during the visit was the first time I’ve seen the orb with lights. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJkBLMhXvcQ
Some more interesting ideas for inexpensive studio lighting. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zARqGgHjNc
Looking at some local photographers I came across this series of highly reflective objects: “Reflection” by Lisa Rickey – Seattle MFA Photographer. http://curiousimagery.com/wp/2010/06/reflection-by-lisa-rickey-seattle-mfa-photographer/. This was an exploration of how materials behave with light and angles and their visual transformation
When trying to set up a staged reflection at home I was having trouble with the lighting. I found this double diffusion set up helpful. http://www.adorama.com/alc/0013616/article/Double-Diffusion-Lighting-is-Helping-Photographers-Fix-Tough-Reflections