Dramatic Light: Outdoor Flash

Challenge #31 in the Ways of Seeing series. Hosted by jezsik.
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Hundreds of people had gathered for the outdoor presentation, but while the speaker addressed the crowd, their attention was focused on the photographer shooting the presenter. Why was he using a flash in the middle of the day? Only a few knew the answer. For this challenge, show how using your on-camera flash can make your image stand out by filing in shadows or darkening the background of a day-lit scene. (See Additional rules.)
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done with 580 ex on flash bracket
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Submitted: Monday, 1st March, 2010 01:31 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 5th September, 2008
Focal length: 159 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 250
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