Flash Photography Basics: The Beginners Guide

INTRODUCTION LOST IN LIGHTING? Welcome to another of the photography lighting tutorial series – flash photography basics. This guide is specially dedicated to helping people know more about their flash equipment. By the end of this tutorial, you should know on-camera, off-camera flash, the manual and TTL modes, as well as to stop flashing people in the face.       NAVIGATION TABLE OF CONTENTS Section A Flash ABC Section B Recommendations Section C On-Camera Flash Section D Flash Modifiers Section E Off-Camera Flash Section F Quick Tips Closing What Next?     SECTION…

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The Basic Rules of Lighting in Photography

INTRODUCTION DON’T SKIP THE BASICS! Welcome to part 1 of the photography lighting tutorial series – rules of lighting in photography. Lighting has always been the photographer’s best friend and biggest bugbear. Use it right, you get an award-winning photo. Get it wrong, just hide that photo, and never let people set eyes on it. This first tutorial will run through the basic laws of light that are related to photography, which some of you guys may think is boring. But don’t skip it, or you will be left in the dark forever.…

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