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Speedliter’s Handbook: Learning to Craft Light with Canon Speedlites by Syl Arena

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Chapter 12. Mixing Canon Speedlites with Other Lights

THIRD-PARTY SPEEDLIGHTS 153

GETTING SPEEDLITES TO PLAY WITH OTHER SMALL FLASH 154

SPEEDLITES, MONOLIGHTS, AND STUDIO PACKS 156

NOT GETTING BURNED—SPEEDLITES WITH HOT LIGHTS 158

MANAGING THE GLOW—SPEEDLITES WITH FLUORESCENT 160

Figure 12.1. There are many types of lights that can be used with Speedlites—both flash and continuous. Pictured above are a variety of other flash units that I have around the studio.

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The Short Version

Speedlites, by themselves, are versatile light sources. There are times, however, when you will either have to or want to shoot Speedlites with other lights—such incandescent ...

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