Is Flash or Continuous Light Better for Photography?

Is Flash or Continuous Light Better for Photography?

Should photographers use flash photography or continuous light? If there’s a contentious issues discussed among photographers, this is it. You’ll find “natural light” vs “artificial light” debates raging all the time, but I think there’s more to the issue than often gets discussed. Video: Flash or Continuous Light? What’s the Difference Between Flash or Continuous…

Answers to Your Questions About Off-Camera Flash

Answers to Your Questions About Off-Camera Flash

I invited readers to send your questions about off-camera flash, and you didn’t disappoint. You wanted to know why use flash photography, when to use it, how to blend flash with ambient light and much more. So settle back and relax. Let’s see if we can provide some answers to your questions about off-camera flash….

What is Portrait Photography?

What is Portrait Photography?

Portrait photography is one of the most popular genres of photography, but it has many meanings that seem to vary from one person to another. Traditional portraits are great, but you can capture some stunning results using creative ideas. So what is portrait photography, or as it’s also called portraiture? Let’s take a deeper look….

Good Light or Bad Light: How Do You Know Which is Which?

Good Light or Bad Light: How Do You Know Which is Which?

Photographers love to talk about good light and bad light, but how do you really know which is which? I tend to think light is situational. In other words, I don’t believe there’s any such thing as bad light. It’s more like an evaluation of whether the ambient light is appropriate for your subject. What…