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Introduction to Flash Photography

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Learning how to properly use a flash is a skill that will drastically change your photography for the better. In this flash photography introductory course, you’ll have the chance to learn what a flash is, how flashes work with your camera, what types of flashes are available, how to use flash accessories, and more. You’ll also gain lots of practical tips and tricks for using your flash both on and off your camera. Stop being a slave to natural light and start creating your own light today!

Part of the Hands-On Photography bundle

Includes 6 courses: Introduction to Flash Photography, Lightroom for Photographers, Photoshop for Photographers, Manipulating Color For Photography, Family Photo Chop-Shopping Course, Introduction to Light Painting

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Introduction

02:00

1.Basic Concepts
4 lessons, 24:14

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1.1
Introduction
02:00

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1.2
What Is Flash?
02:28

1.3
The Qualities of Light
09:42

1.4
Exposure Primer
10:04

2.On Camera Flash: Built-in
2 lessons, 08:14

2.1
Use Built-in Flash for Fill Light
04:09

2.2
Diffuse the Light From Your Built-in Flash
04:05

3.On Camera Flash: Speedlight
3 lessons, 26:50

3.1
Balancing Flash and Ambient Light
10:56

3.2
Overview of Speedlights
08:49

3.3
Bouncing Light
07:05

4.Off-Camera Flash
4 lessons, 37:38

4.1
Off-Camera Flash Overview
02:31

4.2
Getting the Flash Off Your Camera
11:54

4.3
Speedlight Modifiers
13:02

4.4
Putting It All Together
10:11

5.Post-Processing
1 lesson, 08:01

5.1
Processing Flashed Photos
08:01

6.Conclusion
1 lesson, 01:00

6.1
A Look Back
01:00


Scott Chanson is a photographer from Phoenix, Arizona. Together with his wife Breanna, Scott runs Radiant Photography, and is committed to telling stories through his photographs.
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