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The Basics Of Flash Class - Clock and Compass Part 7

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Now you’ve mastered the key essentials of lighting you might be looking at maybe taking your images to a more professional or advanced level. A four-light set-up is the mainstay of any professional...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 05 - Magazine Editorial Interiors & Portraits

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It’s always worth bearing in mind is that flash isn’t just for shooting people, and you should develop your flash skills for a variety of scenarios, especially if looking to become a working...Watch now

Getting Started Class 08 - Basics of Lenses

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One of the key features of a DSLR system is the ability to change the lens on the front to achieve different types of images. Brian guides you through the main types of lenses available on most DSLR...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 07 - Radio Triggers for Speedlite

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Once you’re ready to take your Speedlite photography to that next level, you will need to be looking at taking your flashes off camera, and to do this you will need a way to control all of the units...Watch now

Take Control Of Your Camera Class 07 - Framing and Composition

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A key skill in any form of image creation is composition, how you frame your subject, what is included in an image and how the various elements are arranged. These factors can turn an image from good...Watch now

Off Camera Flash On Location Class 06 - Creating light & Controlling Backgrounds

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Mark takes you through the process of introducing off-camera flash, guiding you step-by-step to create images with real impact. Recorded on location during a live workshop Mark guide the delegates...Watch now

The Basics Of Flash Class - Clock and Compass Part 8

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Now you’ve watched all of the films (and hopefully had a chance to apply some of the techniques) Mark gives you this quick re-cap of the Clock & Compass essentials. This short simple overview...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 06 - Magazine Editorial Interiors & Portraits 2

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It’s always worth bearing in mind is that flash isn’t just for shooting people, and you should develop your flash skills for a variety of scenarios, especially if looking to become a working...Watch now

Getting Started Class 09 - Lens Choice Zoom vs Prime

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The most discussed, and often confusing, choice when deciding on a lens is what is better, a fixed or ‘Prime’ lens or a variable ‘Zoom’ Lens. In reality, what and how your photographing often...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 08 - Bounce Cards for Speedlite

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The first modifier many Speedlite photographers think about buying is often a bounce card. Whether shooting simple portraits or groups at a wedding, bounce cards offers a range of ways to control and...Watch now

Take Control Of Your Camera Class 08 - Shutter Priority Mode

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When taking your first images it can be very beneficial to focus on your framing, Composition and creative image elements rather than let yourself get tied up in the technical side of creating the...Watch now

Off Camera Flash On Location Class 07 - Flashing Where the Sun Don’t Shine

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In this webinar Ken will talk about the 5 elements to a great shot, Light, Location, Pose, Story & Impact, and which should come first! Dealing with situations of poor light, when to use off...Watch now

The Basics Of Flash Class - Clock and Compass Part 9

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In this webinar, brought to you in conjunction with Lastolite, Mark uses images from his book "All About Flash" along with his Clock diagrams to show you how to shoot far more dramatic images, as...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 07 - Shooting Bands

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In this webinar we join advertising and commercial portrait photographer George Fairbairn. George shares a selection of his amazing images as well as tips and tricks on how he creates his images...Watch now

Getting Started Class 10 - Using a Lens Hood

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A lens hood, whilst a simple accessory, is an often-under-appreciated part of your equipment. Not only does it protect your lens from weather and the elements, it also protects the quality of your...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 09 - Softboxes for Speedlites

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As a photographer, working with Speedlites should be no different to any form of lighting, and to take great images you need to control and shape the light to create the look that you want. However,...Watch now

Take Control Of Your Camera Class 09 - Aperture Priority Mode

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Brian explains the why you may choose to set the camera into Aperture Priority mode, how depth of field effects your images and the effects that can be created by shooting in this mode. Brian also...Watch now

Off Camera Flash On Location Class 08 - Gritty Black & White Portraits

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Portraits are all about bringing out the character of your subject, and flash can be a crucial tool to help this process and produce images that reflect the style of the subject. In this film Mark...Watch now

Creative Location Flash Class 08 - Male Hipster Fashion

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Mark shoots male hipster fashion on location with the impressive Litemotive Direct softbox from Elinchrom. This enormous softbox helps Mark to create an almost sunlight quality to the lighting...Watch now

Introduction to Speedlites Class 10 - Creative Accessories for Speedlite

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In more recent years the popularity of Speedlites has led to a boom in the range of modifiers available to help you really get creative with your Speedlites. Mark demonstrates how these can help you...Watch now