Studio Owner: Greg Gardner

The studio is owned and operated by Greg Gardner an avid photographer who loves lighting and fun with photoshop.

Basic Studio Information:

  • 8 Island Rd, Bridgeport, NJ 08014 [Also shows as Logan Township]
  • 2400 sqft total space; 13 ft ceilings
  • Two-stories of shooting space including 1 main shooting area lined with many backdrops and 6 paper rolls all hung and ready to go.
  • 2 over-sized garage doors makes it easier for loading in large props (motorcycles welcome!) or for wheelchair access (downstairs only)
  • [New!] Aerial rigging point (+ gym mats, aerial silks & yoga hammock)
  • AC/Heat throughout
  • Private model area for changing with use of wardrobe, makeup, props, etc
  • Multiple props including 2 full-size beds, various chairs, benches, etc.
  • (Studio B) Use of boudoir space in home with white, blue, white and brick walls and features a queen bed, dining set, large jetted tub, large sliding glass doors and waterfront deck (Shower currently unavailable)
  • >>Link to studio availability calendar<<
  • >>Link to studio rules<<

Studio Lighting Information:

Current studio equipment includes the following:

  • (4) Alien Bee 800 strobes ; (2) Alien Bee 400 strobes ; (2) DigiBee 800 strobes
    • (2) 32"x40" soft boxes with grids
    • (2) small strip boxes with grids
    • (1) large Westcot rapid octobox
    • (2) 22" beauty dishes w/soft sock diffusers & grid
    • (6) 7" reflector modifiers
    • (1) 7' silver Westcott parabolic umbrella
    • (3) soft white shoot-through umbrellas
    • (2) bounce white ProFoto reflective umbrellas
    • (2) bounce silver Birtek reflective umbrellas
    • (5) various grids for 7" reflectors

(1) Alien  Bee ABR800 ring flash strobe

  • (1) grid
  • (1) moon unit softbox 
  • (1) soft sock diffuser
  • (2) 42" round reflectors
  • Misc. needed accessories such as PocketWizard triggers, extension cords, Nikon pc sync cords and more
  • Misc continuous light bulbs and setups w/softboxes
  • Continuous ring light; adjustable power and white balance
  • 3 LED round panel continuous lights
  • 2 portable LED rectangular panel continuous lights
  • Professional Fog Machine

Studio Backdrop Options:

Current studio backdrops include the following:

  • Savage 9' Backdrop paper rolls: Super White, Fashion Gray, Black, Tulip (pink), Crimson (red), Ultramarine (blueish)
  • Medium gray & olive green 7' backdrop paper rolls, not hung up but available to put on backdrop stand
  • 5'x7' backdrops: red textured, green textured, cream mixed toned textured, black & gray pattern, orange & blue textured, and sunflower pattern up and ready to go
  • Various other 5x7 and similar fabric backdrops not hung but available for use
  • All white wall painted boudoir room upstairs
  • Blue & gray painted walls upstairs
  • Leopard print small backdrop for floor or wall - best for 3/4 body shots or tighter
  • Blue-gray plastic backdrop to use to shoot through (shower curtain) - for 3/4 body shots only
  • Mexican serape blanket that can be used on the wall or floor
  • White long cloths great for the back lighting sets
  • Setups upstairs will change and add more variety and different colored walls
  • Other misc fabric backdrops
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