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Wolf’s advice is spot on.
You could also look into reflectors – Digital Juice has a nice one (http://www.digitaljuice.com/products/products.asp?pid=1131) and the first accessory I bought as a professional (I was getting $100 as a bonus for doing it) was an “official” Videomaker reflector (http://www.videomaker.com/shop/accessories-clothes/videomaker-reflector.html).
A good article on how to use them is here: http://www.videomaker.com/article/9348/