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|Posted: 12/23/2012 1:32:57 AM|Then you need this book in your library. This is Stobist Info Your Guide to Flash Photography
It is 50 lovely photos with pull back photos showing how he set up the lighting. A good chapter on what you need and why you need/want it.
Loc: Keystone Province Canada Eh
|Posted: 12/23/2012 2:31:02 AM|
Thanks Volt ... Very useful supplementary info for helping others learn lighting. Also a nice 'refresher'.
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|Posted: 12/23/2012 3:41:49 PM|Thanks Volt for the reference - I need to learn more about my flash and ways to use it better - and I'm always in favor of pull-backs (very visual learner).
The more I know, the more I realize how much I don't know!
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|Posted: 12/26/2012 9:10:30 PM|
Thanks for the info, I need a refresher, been "outside shooting" since last April, need to get back into using flash properly.
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Loc: Pacific Northwest
|Posted: 1/2/2013 9:43:27 AM|
Thanks, Volt... I'm a visual learner, too so this type of thing is great for me.
Loc: Idaho, USA
|Posted: 1/2/2013 8:23:04 PM|
I might have to put that on my wish list. Thanks for sharing Volt!
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|Posted: 1/4/2013 7:59:25 PM|