16. November 2016 by · Comments Off on Figure Spotlight: Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai NEXT – Kashiwazaki Sena – 1/4 – Swimsuit ver. (Gift) · Categories: Unboxing · Tags: , , ,

Months of price alerts and a particularly harrowing payment and shipping delay all paid off – this sucker’s finally mine.

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12. April 2015 by · Comments Off on Figure Photo Fight 29: Gift Saber Lily 1/8 · Categories: Photo Shoots · Tags: , ,


Neil’s challenge to me was:

“The faces on Gift’s Saber figures have been controversial, but I have always liked them. Indulge me with a good close up of her face. Optionally, light the photo with actual outdoor sunlight, ’cause it’s Springtime.”

Despite practically never seeing the sun anymore, I do enjoy working with natural light. I used a simple reflector in this shot to get more of it onto the figure – just some aluminum foil adhered to a piece of cardboard and tilted until the reflected light landed where I wanted it to.