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Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight

with Neil van Niekerk
Use light to bring your portraits to life! Harness available light and learn advanced on-camera flash techniques with Neil van Niekerk.
Using a speedlight successfully in environments with challenging natural light is what separates the pro photographer from the rest. Learn the effects of different lighting environments and when to use automatic or manual flash. Attain optimal lighting on your subject by bouncing your flash in ways you might not have thought possible to achieve correct exposure. With a speedlight, you can control your subjectís lighting in any environment using Neilís innovative tips and methods.
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Lesson 1. Effectively Using Your Flash

  • Meet Neil and learn how effective use of your flash will transform your photos. You'll evaluate environmental light and pick up easy bounce and fill techniques.


Lesson 2. Speedlight Basics


Lesson 3. Exposure Metering & Fill Flash


Lesson 4. Light Modifiers & Bounce Flash


Lesson 5. Manual Flash


Lesson 6. Shooting Against Bright Light


Lesson 7. Shooting Outside

I think of myself as a seasoned wedding photographer. I saw this class advertised ... I thought maybe I'd buy it to pick up a tip or two. Holy moly! Just a tip or two? Oh no, more like a whole masterclass of information I had no idea that I didn't know ... You will be grateful that you found this course to help you understand flash once and for all. Thanks Neil!
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