Masterclass: Strobist (or: flash photography)
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Show us an image taken with flash. As always in this series, add a description about how the flash was utilised to create the photographic effect. Talk us through about the type of shot you wanted, and how you achieved this.
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Tuesday, 1st June, 2010 (GMT)
Tuesday, 8th June, 2010 – Monday, 14th June, 2010 (GMT)
Tuesday, 15th June, 2010 – Monday, 21st June, 2010 (GMT)
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Shot the glass with a hi-velocity pellet rifle, catching the moment of impact. Used three off-camera speedlights tethered together and placed in a plastic enclosure for protection from the mess. Shot in the dark with white foam core as a backdrop. Flashes set to low power to obtain shortest possible flash duration.
|Submitted:||Tuesday, 8th June, 2010 23:17 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Saturday, 22nd March, 2008|
|Focal length:||200 mm|
|Shutter speed:||4/5 sec|
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