Had some products I needed to take some photos of, after peeking around the net I decided to make my own softbox.
Took a little break from the follow focus/focus ring project I'm working on in another thread....
The cardboard version is great, but I wanted something that would hold up for a bit of use. Next best thing is a plastic milk crate replica (the cheapos using lighter plastic, not actually used for milk) and some posterboard.
I cut out the top and both sides, leaving the back and bottom intact. Utilizing some lights I had around, here's how it turned out:
And the first photo of the product (need to make lighting adjustments, but it was effective at eliminating all shadows on the first go):