Lighting 101 – Introduction to Speedlights and Flash Photography

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Speedlights open a whole new realm of photography. Once you understand how to control light, you can achieve almost anything. Speedlights are light to carry, quick to set up and you never know when you’re going to need that extra light for a more dramatic image.

This workshop will give you the confidence to incorporate small portable flashes/speed-lights in your photography toolkit. From shooting receptions at weddings or adding drama in portraits, this workshop will include lots of live shooting examples that will help you understand how speed-lights are used. Get ready to take your photography to the next level. Once you learn to master portable flashes, you’ll never want to shoot without them.

WHAT ALL WE’LL DO?

We start with the very basics by discussing the fundamentals of flash photography and then we’ll explore how they affect the exposure and creatively enhance an image. We’ll even make you understand how to set them up and take full creative control of external lighting. This workshop would be followed by a practical shooting exercise that would help you implement all that you have learnt.

Duration: 3 hrs.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN ABOUT?

• What is Flash and when do we need one?
• On Camera Flash vs Off-camera flash.
• How to use Built-in Flash for Fill Light.
• Balancing Flash and Ambient Light.
• Bouncing Light.
• When to use On-Camera Flash?
• When to use Off-Camera Flash?
• Effects of Speedlight Modifiers (Softbox vs Umbrella).
• TTL Overview.
• High-Speed Sync (HSS) Overview.
• Demo Shoot: Three Light setup.
• Demo Shoot: Freezing motion.
• Demo Shoot: High-key vs Low-key lighting techniques.

WHAT TO BRING?

• Your DSLR or mirrorless camera with lens.
• A speed-light/flash.
• Batteries and memory cards.
• A notebook and pen, if you wish to take notes.
• Bring your happiness and positivity.
• Be ready and willing to learn and grow your photography skills.

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Refund will be provided if a workshop is cancelled by us, or if the workshop is re-scheduled by us and you are unable to attend on the new date. For more info. on cancellation and refunds kindly view our terms & conditions – www.brisbanephotographic.com.au/terms-and-conditions/

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August 04 2018

Details

Date: August 4
Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost: $75
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Venue

Little Tokyo Two

36 Mein Street
Spring Hill, AU

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Organizer

Brisbane Photographic Meetup
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