User-created articles tagged with "flash"
This is a list articles created by users from within the dpreview community. Note that these are neither endorsed nor reviewed by dpreview editorial staff. There are currently 6 community articles tagged with the tag "flash".
Published on Feb 5, 2014 | Photo Techniques|
Because your speedlite is a very small source of light, if you point it directly at your subject, the result would be a harsh unnatural photo with ugly shadows everywhere. We need to disperse those light rays from directly hitting our subject. To do that we use umbrellas, softboxes, and diffuse pane
Published on Jan 7, 2013 | Camera and Photography Basics|
Shutter speed makes very little difference to shots with flash .. it is more about how far the subject (double the distance you get 1/4 the light or the inverse square law), what ISO and most importantly what aperture .. while shutter speed only alters how the ambient light is captured ..
Published on Jun 5, 2012 | Camera and Photography Basics|
Bounce flash and fill-flash all-in-one fun.
Published on May 14, 2012 | Photo Techniques|
Better shadow details and less blown highlights.
Published on Oct 16, 2011 | Product Reviews & Previews|
I compare three light diffusers (STO-FEN, Impact, and Fotodiox) designed to attach directly to add-on flash units. Just how well do they soften the light? Let's find out...
Published on Sep 29, 2011 | Photo Techniques|
Bad weather....Dreary skies....No problem ! How the simple use of supplemental flash can punch up your travel photos!