A flash decision - do I need TTL?

Started Jan 13, 2013 | Discussions thread
Chris Malcolm Senior Member • Posts: 2,076
Re: A flash decision - do I need TTL? Is a pig's a** pork?

You don't need TTL to photograph kids running around at a party. You just need enough remote flash power to light the whole room , e.g a couple of big cheap manual only flashes in opposite corners bouncing off the ceiling on full power. Then you set your camera's pop-up low just to do some shadow fill at the camera settings you've set. No TTL, and shots which look completely naturally lit.

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