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« on: April 13, 2010 09:01:58 AM »

The link is down in my signature.  Just wondering if it is needed for it!

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« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2010 11:31:10 AM »

I think if you have the time/money/patience to make one it can only help.
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« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2010 08:08:17 PM »

Do you have Photoshop or something similar? You wouldn't need to work with a lightbox if you have that! Wink
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« Reply #3 on: April 16, 2010 09:28:09 PM »

I have GIMP.  I basically know how to manipulate sizes/types but not anything else.  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2010 12:13:21 PM »

I don't think a lightbox is absolutely necessary, but like jungrrl said, if you're willing to devote time and money to it then it can only help. Most of your stuff doesn't have TOO much dimensionality to it - do you have access to a scanner? That may also be a cheaper alternative!
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« Reply #5 on: May 22, 2010 11:20:41 AM »

I know this wasn't your question, but $3 for a hand-carved stamp?!? that seems outrageously low to me!
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« Reply #6 on: June 13, 2010 05:59:32 PM »

I agree! The prices are much to low for the work you do! those are really amazing! Even my boyfriend said so! LOL That means alot coming from him ^^. I think the pics are bright enough, honestly. I think at this point, ESP with such a low price point, I wouldn't waste money on a light box.
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« Reply #7 on: July 24, 2010 07:45:48 PM »

Take the time to make the light box. it's easier to take one good picture than to spend hours on photoshop making a mediocre one look better.
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