RECENT POSTS IN Flash Photography
Casting Colors: Getting Creative with Shadows
Andrea Belluso, aka ‘The Light Shaper,’ shared a unique and playful technique in his latest behind-the-scenes video of his photoshoot for Hederus, a Swedish fashion brand with an athletic attitude to their designs.
How to Balance Light Bulbs with Strobes
In this step-by-step video, Jay P Morgan and The Slanted Lens talk us through how to effectively utilize constant ambient light sources when shooting with strobes.
How To Improve Your Chiaroscuro Portraits
An artistic technique developed during the time of the Renaissance, chiaroscuro is the Italian word meaning light-dark. It started out as…
What’s in Our Lighting Bag For Portrait Sessions
Our Lighting Gear Set Up In this article we’re showing you exactly what’s in our lighting bag for a typical…
How to Utilize Light in Travel Photography
When you work in a studio, you control the variety, intensity and origin of light; when on a photo tour, your chances are limited to choosing, within a narrow margin of possibilities, the best time to be at the location and placing characters and objects according to the scenario and the existing light.
Which Nikon Hotshoe Flash Should You Buy? SB900, SB910, or SB700? – Q&A
Question Ever since Nikon made the SB900 to replace the SB800, every professional and/or experienced photographer (note that the two…
Strobe + Light Painting for a Unique Track Car Edition Engagement Photo in Less Than 15 Minutes
One of our engaged couples loves to track race their cars. Check out how we combined strobe lighting and light painting to create this awesome engagement photo in their Lotus Exige!
Full Moon Portrait with Off-Camera Flash – How We Shot It
A few weekends ago, I had the good pleasure of photographing a wedding at the Four Seasons Hotel In Westlake Village, here in Southern California. As it is a trademark of my own style and part of the standards at my studio, (Lin & Jirsa) …I of course took a few minutes to go out side with the bride and groom later in the evening to shoot some portraits under the full moon.