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What it Takes

David X. Tejada on minimalist lighting with Speedlights

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Lighting Techniques: Light Painting

Using the technique of light painting allows you to add depth and dimension to your…

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Tips for Using Auto WB for Incandescent Lighting with the D5/D500

Three settings let you keep warm or cool whites in Auto…

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Photography Lighting Tutorial Part 1 - Control of Color

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

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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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Flash Points: The Control of Light

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

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Tool Talk

Mike Corrado on the gear that shapes the light.

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Balancing Photo Exposures with Nikon's Active D-Lighting

Bring light to the shadows with Nikon's Active D-Lighting

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Advanced Wireless Lighting

Advanced wireless lighting is the use of multiple Speedlights set up for wireless remote…

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Speedlight Tutorial: Day to Night Technique

David Tejada uses Speedlights to create the illusion of a night scene

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Using Speedlights on Sunny Days

Ron Magill shares a tip for using flash in bright sun

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Benefits of Using Fast Lenses in Low Light

A tip from Nikon Ambassador Lucas Gilman

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Photographing People Using Wireless Lighting Techniques

Tom Bol's images inspire new ways of taking a portrait photo.

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The Anatomy of a Powerful Image

Jerry Ghionis on creating powerful wedding imagery

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Awesome Skies: Tips and Techniques for Photographing the Northern Lights

Learn how to photograph the Northern Lights or…

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Canyon Country Shooting

Tips for taking great photos of the Southwestern United States

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Photograph Family and Friends During the Holidays

The holidays are prime picture-taking time. Get some great tips on…

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Using the Highlight-Weighted Metering Mode

When to use the D810 and D750's highlight-weighted metering

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Flash Photography on Location

Ami Vitale on using a single Speedlight for illumination

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

Dave Black on using high-speed flash sync for sports…

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Bright Idea: Adding Star Power
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Bright Idea: Adding Star Power

Creating a starburst in your photographs

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ISO Control

For digital photography, ISO refers to the sensitivity of the camera's sensor. The ISO setting is one of…

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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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Photographing the Night Sky

Astrophotography: tips for making great images of the stars, moon and night sky time-lapse

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Creative Lighting

Who should attend:

Anyone who has a basic understanding of how their camera works and wants to get started in the world of creative flash photography.


What to expect:

During this 3-hour class, you’ll learn the importance of the quality of light and how it relates to your images; as well as how to modify light for a great photograph.

 

$99


TIP: Try using fill-flash in backlit situations (where the strongest light is behind your subject). Sometimes you just need the shot looking toward the sun, such as when there’s a beautiful sunset. Turn your flash on, or use a Speedlight to provide light for your subject.

Topics will include:

  • Understanding how to use available light and when to augment it

  • Learn how size, shape, distance, color and power affect photos

  • Light modifiers and how they can be used

  • What different flash sync modes are and when to apply them

  • Using the on camera flash to sync with multiple off camera Speedlights

  • A more in depth coverage of Nikon’s iTTL system and CLS (Creative Lighting System); and learn how to add light, including a flash demo

Upcoming Events

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    Dallas/Addison Marriott Quorum by the Galleria
    14901 Dallas Pkwy
    Dallas, TX 75254
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    Atlanta, GA 30303
    Class time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
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    DoubleTree by Hilton Houston Greenway Plaza
    6 E Greenway Plaza
    Houston, TX 77046
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    The Westin Tysons Corner
    7801 Leesburg Pike
    Falls Church, VA 22043
    Class time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
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