Illustration for article titled Attention Photogs: Handy Diffuser Is In Your Kitchen Drawer

Our friends at Lifehacker just pointed out a great use for that common household item, the coffee filter: Use it to soften up your flash photography.


Hold the coffee filter in front of that flash to make its light less specular, giving a soft glow to your close-ups. Just be careful not to hold it in front of the lens.

MacGyver Tip: Diffuse your camera's flash with a coffee filter [Lifehacker]


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