Join Abba Shapiro for an in-depth discussion in this video Strobe lighting has faster recharge times than flashes, part of Up and Running with Studio Strobes.
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Another advantage to using strobe lighting is simply speed.…You want to have that flexibility to really get the shot.…Now, when it comes to using a speed light,…they are fast, and much faster than the old days.…I remember starting flash photography using, literally, flash cubes that…you would buy at the store, put on the camera, it…would push a little pin up And it would trigger…it off and before that, obviously flash technology was even older.…Somebody had to load the flash.…But,…we just can't get that much speed here.…If I trigger that flash off and, you know, we go ahead and trigger…that, let's just pop it off the camera so it's easy, and I engage it.…
It goes off.…And then I can push it again and…while there's some speed there, it's not that fast.…Obviously there's different qualities of flashes out there and when…you're looking at speed lights you can get em really fast.…We've seen significant improvements.…But nothing is going to compare…to what we have back here.…You see, this is running off of a couple of…
- Why shoot with strobes?
- Buying a lighting setup or parts
- Mixing brands
- Understanding the components of a studio strobe kit
- Getting to know your lights
- Triggering a light
- Setting up your lights effectively
- Testing your strobes
- Modifying strobe lights