Macro Lighting Advice

Started 2 months ago | Discussions thread
a_c_skinner Veteran Member • Posts: 9,900
Re: Macro Lighting Advice
1

You are most kind.  The Gagea picture I took at several shutter speeds and the one I've posted was a good balance of flash and daylight leaving the background well lit.  Balancing flash and daylight was talked about a lot in the olden days, before auto flash exposure, basically the aperture (and flash TTL!) controls the flash exposure and the shutter speed controls the ambient.  OIS helped as the balance was at 1/30th.  Happily with digital you can just experiment unlike in film days!

-- hide signature --

Andrew Skinner

 a_c_skinner's gear list:a_c_skinner's gear list
Fujifilm X-T2 Fujifilm X-E3 Fujifilm XF 35mm F1.4 R Fujifilm XF 14mm F2.8 R Fujifilm XF 55-200mm F3.5-4.8 R LM OIS +5 more
Post (hide subjects) Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow