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Hands-On Intro to Flash Photography

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Hands-On Intro to Flash Photography

This workshop is an introduction to the basics of flash photography. You will learn everything you need to know to produce great photographs in a studio. It is intended for photographers who understand the basic functions of their DSLR.

The class will begin at 2:00 PM until around 7:00 PM. We will take a short break in the middle to enjoy some refreshments.

- Difference between flash, continuous, and natural light
- Reviewing the Photographic Triangle for flash photography
- Basic lighting setups for studio portraits
- How to meter and achieve perfect exposure without a light meter
- How to read your histogram
- Using the Exposure chart and practice shots
- Q&A
- Working with assistants
- Putting your knowledge to practice (Shoot time)

Class requirements
- Bring something to take notes on/with
- DSLR camera

- Trigger/Receiver set
- Speedlight, light meter, and anything else you'd like to practice with

Payment Deadlines
October 1st to October 14th: $99/photographer ($40 for BWS Members)
October 15th to October 18th: $175/photographer ($75 for BWS Members)
October 19th: $350/photographer ($120 for BWS Members)

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Workshop is subject to be cancelled or postponed at any time.