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Essential tips for speed lights

Essential tips for speed lights: Learning Portrait Photography
Essential tips for speed lights: Learning Portrait Photography

Sometimes using practical lights is not enough to light your subject. This is where speedlights come into play. Speedlights are strobes that you can place anywhere, even the hotshoe of your camera. In this movie, author Levi Sim demonstrates how to use a speedlight to augment the practical light in a room when taking a simple portrait.

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Skill Level Beginner
1h 34m
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Photography Portraits

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