Flash Triggers: Which One is Right for You? Thank you for listening to The Photo Flunky Show, episode 39. I discussed a number of Flash Triggers in this show, each with their own pros and cons. Choosing a flash trigger depends upon a few variables. Cost is one of the obvious factors, but you may […]
Mastering the Model Shoot: The Light Meter by Frank Doorhof is a great educational video product for anyone who wants to learn how to use a light meter. Frank covers when and why you want to use a light meter to get beautiful light with accurate exposures, and then he dives into demonstrations to show […]
Improve Your Available Light Photos With 8 Tips to Evaluate and Use Free Light Thank you for listening to The Photo Flunky Show, episode 38. If you want to improve your available light photos, follow our eight tips to make the most of your light. It doesn’t matter if your available light comes from the […]
Getting big light from small flashes is within your reach. I love big light modifiers, but I hate lugging around a lot of gear to get the look. That’s why I’m always happy when I can cheat and get the appearance of big light from small flashes.
What Types of Light Modifiers Do You Need for Off Camera Flash? Thank you for listening to The Photo Flunky Show. This show continues with Part 2 of our discussion of Off Camera Flash. One of the most important decisions you make with off camera flash is deciding which types of light modifiers you need […]
Window light photography has a lot of advantages. It’s easy, it’s free light, and it can really have some beautiful results. I love using my flashes and strobes, but I’ll never turn down a good portrait with window lighting.
Off Camera Flash for Complete Beginners Thank you for listening to The Photo Flunky Show. This episode is for anyone who wants to begin working with off camera flash. We discuss some basic concepts and differences between flash and strobe. Off camera flash doesn’t have to be expensive, complicated or hard. Yet, you can make […]
Create Social Media Photos With These Four Apps Thank you for listening to The Photo Flunky Show, episode 35. We discuss four of the most popular mobile apps for editing and creating social media photos. Word Swag Typorama Font Candy Adobe Spark Post All of these apps are available for free, but most of them […]
The photos we like best are the ones that evoke our emotions. We’ll take a look at three ways to create a mood in portrait photography. Embed This Image On Your Site (copy code below): Courtesy of: William Beem Photography