FLASH ON SET

LEARN ABOUT VARIOUS STUDIO LIGHTING TECHNIQUES FROM  

PHOTOGRAPHERS  


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FLASH LIGHTING
BASIC SETUPS

In this series learn and discover about various lighting techniques and different genres of studio photography.

FLASH LIGHTING TO CREATE THE SHOT

Get inspiration from other top photographers and learn about their setups and process. Take a look behind the scenes.
FLASH LIGHTING
ON SET
Top photographers in various genres give a look behind the scenes during a photo shoot.

WHO IS PAUL C. BUFF

Paul C. Buff was a creator, lighting innovator, and adventurous pioneer. His career began in audio recording and the manufacturing of professional audio equipment. In 1980, Buff turned his attention towards studio photoflash and formed Paul C. Buff, Inc. His new focus was on creating a practical and affordable studio flash.


Buff's innovations continued roaring into the marketplace as he released the Einstein and Cyber Commander products, the revolutionary Vagabond Mini Lithium Extreme portable power systems, and the PLM (Parabolic Light Modifier) systems.

LEARN THE TIPS AND TRICKS ABOUT FLASH LICHTING FROM PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHERS 

Portrait
Learn everything about portrait photography, such as lighting and working with flash
newborn
Newborn
Want to learn about posing newborns, safety, lighting and much more? 
LINK800 FOR PHOTO AND VIDEO
Fashion
Fashion photography has many facets that are important for a great result: location, model, styling
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Outdoor
Go behind the scenes with photographers across various genres. We give you some tips and tricks
action photography
Action
Go behind the scenes of professional photographers. They provide useful tips and tricks for taking spectacular sports and action photos.
creative photography
Creative
Go Behind the scenes with some top photographers. Learn about their setups and their process for the perfect creative shot with a flashlight.
wedding photography
Wedding
What are the right camera settings for wedding photography? How to switch quickly between indoor and outdoor 

EVERYTHING ABOUT STUDIO LIGHTING

action photography

Flash Duration

what is the difference between t5 and t1 flash duration
Color Temperature and Color Balance

Color Temperature and Color Balance

In order to achieve good color balance with studio flash, the user must understand the factors that affect color.
Histograms and Flash meters

Histograms and Flash meters

The histogram gives you a visual map of exactly what range of dark and light values are being exposed. 
flash head Syncing to the Camera

Setting Correct Exposure Times with Studio Flash

First, successful studio flash use normally dictates that you turn off all automatic functions in the camera

FAQs - Flash Units

All your questions are answered about flash units

Lighting Glossary

Wikipedia for photographers