Basic Flash Techniques

a presentation given to a couple photo clubs in Ottawa

BasicFlashTechniquesBasic flash photography is existing light photography with an extra light. It’s easy to do badly, but once you know the basics of how a flash interacts with a scene and your camera, the aha moment flashes on (pardon the pun).

  • Properties of a Light Source
  • Reviewing Some Basics
  • Flash Characteristics
  • Histogram Metering
  • Shooting Modes
  • Shooting Scenarios
  • Accessories

You can downlaod a .pdf of the presentation.