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Photo lighting Ott light?

Do lamps such as an Ott (tm) lamp that shows things in natural lighting work for photos? Is anybody using this form of lighting for their photos? Any thing I should know? I am considering buying an Ott light or some other Ott-like lamp for taking photos. Thank you.

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i have heard ott lights being recommended here for photography. some people have suggested more than one for more even lighting.
Thank you, Anything. I appreciate learning that others do use this type of lamp so it must be successful.
i have heard that people buy them at joann's and michael's and use their coupons to get a nice discount.
I use 3 ott lights in a light box I created. I can swivel or direct the light where needed.
I heard from a photograpgher that those lights are good for crafting, but not neccesarily for photography. The thread I'm remembering is pretty old, but I'll try and see if I can find it.

Nope, couldn't find it :(
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Inactive Etsy Member 2:27pm Jun 10, 2012 EDT
I have seen these at Joann's. I didn't know that they were like natural light. I will have to check them out next time I go.
I use Ott lightbulbs in regular lamps.
I buy them at Hobby Lobby.
well, i did some checking. if you google ott lighting it doesn't sound like they get the thumbs up from most photographers.

so you may want to investigate further.
Those lights are good for distinguishing true colors. Don't know about photography.

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