Join Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke for an in-depth discussion in this video Off-camera multiple flash, part of Photography 101 (2012).
Working with multiple off-camera flashes can really be a lot of fun. …Now, this section is not here to teach you how to do it, but just to show you a …little bit of an introduction to what you can achieve. …So, to start, we're just going to go ahead and take a picture with a single …off-camera flash. As you can see, I have my light here …shining into the umbrella, reflecting onto my model. …And you also can see that I have a slight gel on here. …This is a half CTO, or half warming gel, but it's going to make the light that hits …my model, just a little bit warmer, almost like we're working in sunset type …of light. So we're going to start with just this …single light. Let's see what it looks like.…
(audio playing) As we can see, we have a really nice soft light shining on her face. …It's clearly coming from off camera. Because the shadow is not directly under …her chin, but off to an angle. And overall, it looks pretty good. …But now, what I want to do is add a secondary light. …You may have noticed that I have another light shining behind her that is …
- Carry and hold that DSLR like a pro
- Stabilizing the camera: from hands to water glasses to tripods
- Using aperture, shutter speed, and ISO
- What the buttons do
- Manually controlling your autofocus
- Working with flash
- Thinking creatively
- Buying new gear
Skill Level Beginner
Photography 101: Shooting in Low Lightwith Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke56m 7s Appropriate for all
Photography 101: Shooting Macros and Close-Upswith Joseph "PhotoJoseph" Linaschke1h 14m Appropriate for all
1. Carry and Hold That DSLR Like a Pro
2. Stabilizing the Camera: From Hands to Water Glasses to Tripods
3. P Is Not for Perfect
4. Settings in the Real World
5. Pushing Your Buttons
6. Manually Controlling Your Autofocus
7. Flash Lights
8. Upgrading Your Light
9. Changing Your Point of View
10. Buying New Gear
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