Check out and vote on your favorite image and lighting setups!

Here are the fabulous entries for our Light Up Your Holidays contest from Kubota Image Tools and B&H. Be sure to vote by leaving a comment with your favorite submissions name and entry # in the comments section below. The first place winner will get to choose from a Impact Quikbox Softbox, Expoimaging Rogue Portrait Lighting Kits or PocketWizard Plus III Transceiver. Voting will take place via comments on this blog Dec. 10th - 17th. Winners announced on December 18th, 2012. To vote, simply add a comment and note which setup you like best!


#1 Scott McDougall

#2 Melanie Cantrell

#3 Bruce Searl

#4 Joanne McDaniel

Nikon D7000
Nikon SB-600
LumiQuest 10"x14" Softbox
White Christmas lights for backdrop
Two white bed sheets for backdrop
Two books for light stand

#5 Vanessa Martin

Nikon D7000

#6 Vanessa Martin

Nikon D7000

Nikon D7000

#7 Shawn Highfill

"The final image I call Little Winston, not because I think it is as good as Yosef Karsh, but because of the expression on his face. Captured with a Kodak 6490 and 30 year old Norman 500 b flash with a set of barn doors and plastic diffuser."


#8 Gary Byron#9 Sandra Burchett

#10 Sandra Burchett

#11 Mike Brogdon

#12 Adam Frehm

Nikon D7000

#13 Kenneth Harris

Canon 40D
Canon Speedlite 430 EX


#14 John Schila

Canon 5D Mkii
PocketWizard Flex TT5 for Canon

Rogue Flashbender

#15 Colby Collins

#16 Jim Berton

#17 Pat Denton

#18 Daniel Sone

#19 Jessica Veltri

#20 Jessica Veltri

#21 Michelle Fisher

#22 LeeAnn Fulton

Westcott Spiderlite small
Westcott Spiderlite medium

#23 Gorka and Marek

1. Nikon SB-800 + Pringles Original snoot
2. Nikon SB-800 + Pringles Original snoot
3. YongNuo 560 + green filter
4. YongNuo 560 + orange filter
5. Phottix Strato II Multi: transmitter + 3 receivers
6. LED video light + orange filter
7. 2 jack-o’-lanterns lit from within by a candle
8. flashlight (for catching ghosts)
9. Nikon D700 + Nikkor17-55 mm f/2.8

#24 John O'Neil

#25 Jesse Peraza

#26 Becky Benians

#27 Steven O'Connor

Nikon D3

#28 Brian Bulemore

#29 Teresa Hogarth

#30 LeeAnn Fulton

Westcott Spiderlite small
Westcott Spiderlite medium