Learn the concepts, tools, and techniques for lighting with flash—from improving built-in flash results to shooting with wireless off-camera flash.
- Flash Photography
- Lighting (10)
- Photography (10)
- Cameras + Gear (6)
- Portraits (5)
- Night + Low Light (1)
- Photography Foundations (1)
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Photographer David Hobby uses compact strobes to shoot an environmental portrait of a beekeeper and his bees.
Photographer David Hobby captures the strength and grace of a dancer in motion, lighting her against a blow-away white background.
Photographer David Hobby visits a conservation center and lights close-ups and portraits using a variety of strobes and light modifiers.
In a photo shoot with a model, photographer and Strobist blog publisher David Hobby demonstrates the basics of lighting with compact flash units.
Award-winning photographer Jim Sugar shows how to shoot outdoors during twilight, balancing strobe output with natural light.
Award-winning photographer Jim Sugar shows how to shoot a portrait with a dramatic look and feel, using a variety of inexpensive lighting tools.
Demonstrates the use of off-camera wireless strobes to light a product shot, and provides tips that apply to product shots of all kinds.
Shows how to get dramatic lighting results by using just one or two detached strobes that are triggered remotely by a digital SLR.
Shows photographers how to use fill flash to take great shots in any kind of lighting.
“It is so enlightening to have the blinders removed, and see the individual parts explained and how they relate to each other.” —Daniel J.
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