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    Photography Light Box

    First of all, great job on the tutorial! I have seen a lot of these posted around the internet. However, I liked this tutorial the best. I made some modifications and came across some things that may help others. On mine, instead of having the fabric on the inside, I wrapped 1 long piece on the outside. Mine was constructed for about 24 hours before a vagrant cat pounced on it and crushed the whole thing. During construction I had noticed that the edges of the box were weak in some areas, and the feline stress test validated that. Instead of making another one(carefully cutting the cardboard was a pain.) I ran to Home Depot and bought four 89 cent yard sticks they have in the paint department. I cut them down a miter saw and taped them around the affected areas to reinforce them, and now …

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    First of all, great job on the tutorial! I have seen a lot of these posted around the internet. However, I liked this tutorial the best. I made some modifications and came across some things that may help others. On mine, instead of having the fabric on the inside, I wrapped 1 long piece on the outside. Mine was constructed for about 24 hours before a vagrant cat pounced on it and crushed the whole thing. During construction I had noticed that the edges of the box were weak in some areas, and the feline stress test validated that. Instead of making another one(carefully cutting the cardboard was a pain.) I ran to Home Depot and bought four 89 cent yard sticks they have in the paint department. I cut them down a miter saw and taped them around the affected areas to reinforce them, and now the whole thing is much stronger.Side Note: If you have cats that will have access to your photo box maybe flipping your box over(while not in use) so that the full cardboard side is on the top may save you some heart ache!

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