Lighting implements. I have a variety of lighting implements I use, some of them homebrew, some of them off-the-shelf.
Better Indoor Lighting: Sunpak digital flash
My personal preference in natural-looking photography is to search out beautiful lighting instead of trying to create it. It has a habit of surprising you with beautiful colors and glows and shading. Plus, it's cheaper and I'm stingy. So I picked up the Sunpack Digital Flash.
Spiz, neon, wine, and fishnets
Science Fiction evil villainess.
Blue light, mirrored dress, red fishnets, and a red gun
Spiz looking at the camera
Lindsay tossing her hair while we shoot, with forced perspective