Whether youíre an aspiring professional or a passionate enthusiast, youíll gain valuable insights as Neil leads you through his shooting strategies in a variety of settings, both indoors and out. Learn the most effective methods of controlling your camera to prevent shake using remote flash with optical and radio sensors. See how to set your metering properly using both manual and through-the-lens (TTL) modes. Youíll diffuse your light using soft boxes, umbrellas and other gear and get tips for positioning and directing your subject. With Neilís professional techniques and feedback, youíll soon have magazine-quality photos of your clients, family and friends!
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.