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The Wild Side of Photography by Cyrill Harnischmacher

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Chapter 19. Light Changes Everything

Using Dedicated Flash Professionally

Martin Krolop

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For a photographer, there is nothing more creative than presenting a location “in a new light”. Creating a new mood is not really possible using just available light and a little artificial help, and a scene only really takes on new life once you introduce large amounts of additional light. That is what this piece is all about.

Introduction

Many professional photographers don’t take on-camera flash units seriously until they get to see the results they can produce on a monitor or in a print. Accessory flash can do much more than just sit on the camera, but it sometimes ...

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