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PostPosted: Thu Mar 27, 2008 11:27 pm 
Hey guys,

Can anyone recommend any resources - books, sites or whatever, on flash photography? I've got my love SB-800 speed light but haven't been able to make proper use of it so far!



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PostPosted: Thu Mar 27, 2008 11:45 pm 
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Hi Welly,

Gordon has a video workshop on How to brighten daytime portraits with a fill-in flash to get you started.


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 27, 2008 11:48 pm 
Oh cool, yeah that is a good start. Thanks!

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 27, 2008 11:58 pm 
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If your looking for sites, is well known for their amazing strategies when it comes to flashes, and David Tejada ( often offers videos on how he shoots on-location.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 28, 2008 6:47 pm 
Have you used the wireless control of the SB-800 with the flash of your D70?

If not, set the SB-800 on Remote

Set the flash mode to Commander Mode

Fire away!

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