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Photography Lighting Tutorial Part 2 - Control of Color

Go on location with Joe McNally for a video tutorial on lighting…

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Photography Lighting Tutorial Part 1 - Control of Color

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Repeating Flash Lighting Technique

Joe McNally uses the technique of repeating flash to capture the grace of balletic…

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Six Steps to Lighting Magic with Joe McNally

Follow lighting expert Joe McNally's instructions for easy flash photography…

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Joe McNally

Commercial photojournalist Joe McNally is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Joe McNally and the new SB-910 AF Speedlight

Behind the Scenes of a Marketing Campaign Shoot

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Using Shadows for Dimension in Photographs

Joe McNally explains how shadows add dimension

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Imagine That

Nope, we didn't make a mistake. The photos you see here were not taken by several different photographers;…

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Flash Points: The Control of Light

Color temperature, rear sync, slow sync: Three key elements in flash photography.

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Be Aware of Your Entire Scene

Joe McNally discusses surveying the scene before shooting

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7 Tips & Tricks to Taking Better Wedding Photographs

Joe McNally on how to take better wedding portraits

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What Do You Look for in a Wedding Photographer?

Tips on what to look for when choosing a wedding photographer

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Flash Photography on Location

Ami Vitale on using a single Speedlight for illumination

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A Light in the Forest

Rod Planck on photographing critters in the field with a Speedlight

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No Limits: For Better Photos, Think Like a Photojournalist

David Handschuh on thinking like a photojournalist

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Ron Magill

Zoologist and wildlife photographer Ron Magill is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Exposure compensation and flash compensation can be…

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COOLPIX Cameras and Cool Lighting with Speedlights

Lucas Gilman shows you how to use Speedlights with COOLPIX cameras

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Lighting Techniques: Light Painting

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High Speed Sync: A Flash Technique To Add a Pro Touch to Your Photographs

Kevin Kubota on auto FP high speed sync flash…

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Quick Tips for Taking Better Portraits

Suggested Lens choices, exposure settings and focus modes

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Using Auto FP High-Speed Sync to Illuminate Fast Sports Action

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Taking Pictures at Dusk and at Night

How do I take pictures at dusk and at night?

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A New Sharp Shooter

Mike Corrado on shooting with the Nikon D810

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Learning How to Use Your Camera's Histogram

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Underwater Photography

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Zoo and Wildlife Photography

Spend a day at the zoo with wildlife photographer Julie Larsen Maher

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The Challenge of Bird Photography

Moose Peterson tells why photographing birds in the field is well worth the challenge.

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Making Great COOLPIX Videos of a Child's Birthday Party

Tips & Tricks from photographer Ann Cutting

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Photographing the Night Sky: Star Trails

Astrophotography: tips for making great star trail images

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Using the D810A DSLR for Deep Space and Nebulae Astrophotography

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Active D-Lighting

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Destination Latin America:

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Photography Lighting Tutorial Part 2 - Control of Color

In this video, Joe McNally sets up another shot on location, using a mixture of ambient light and Speedlights to enhance the mood of the image. Accenting the natural light with Speedlights, modifiers and gels, Joe shows how you can change the mood of an image by controlling color. Using advanced wireless lighting; accent lighting is enhanced, giving the image a bolder look than natural light alone.

Note: Camera dial configurations and designations can vary from model to model, so please be sure to check your manual for specifics.

Joe McNally is a Nikon Ambassador.

Learn more about Joe on his ambassador page.

Joe McNally has been described as "perhaps the most versatile photojournalist working today," a distinction earned for his ability to capture compelling images in locations as diverse as an operating room, the top of the Empire State Building and the cockpit of a jet aircraft. Noted for his technical mastery, what makes him unique is his ability to create and imaginatively render "the big idea"—the unique or startling concept that frames a single image or a long-term project.

He has been published in virtually every major magazine, including Life, Newsweek, Time and Sports Illustrated (where he was a contract photographer for six years) and is a recipient of the Alfred Eisenstadt Award for Outstanding Magazine Photography.

To see more of Joe's work visit his website at http://portfolio.joemcnally.com.

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