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What Can Be Done With Speedlites

What Can Be Done With Speedlites hi all, I have been putting together a rather complete speedlite kit (3 kits, 9-11 lights/battery packs, and TT5’s with softboxes, grids, snoots, fresnels, grip gear, stands, and other accessories all in a small … Continue reading

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Portraiture, what is it?

this comes in response to the many times we discuss what it is and what lens is best for what, many people have very different interpretations of what it is and from that end, they also have different views on … Continue reading

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Over Powering Daylight with Strobe

Stephen Eastwood|Beauty and Fashion Photographer | Tutorials Below is a chart of a sky taken outside at about 2pm in october (today) it was shot first straight all at 100iso, all at 250th of a second which is the typical … Continue reading

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Brighten the eyes in photos and with Ringflash?

Brighten the eyes in photos and with Ringflash? What is the best equipment and technique to light the eyes so that the iris is large enough to show off the eye color on 3/4 and full body shots? I’ve seen … Continue reading

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Lighting a background Evenly in Tight Spaces?

Stephen Eastwood|Beauty and Fashion Photographer | Tutorials Lighting a background Evenly in Tight Spaces?   Q. Ok I have one Most of the work done in my studio is art nude or headshots, but my issue sometimes is lighting a … Continue reading

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Lighting on black in tight spaces, and Lighting a pool at night?

Stephen Eastwood|Beauty and Fashion Photographer | Tutorials Lighting on black in tighet spaces, and Lighting a pool at night?   Q. How to take picture of model in pool at night? Pool is light from inside of water. I would … Continue reading

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Tungsten Bulbs in Strobes?

Stephen Eastwood|Beauty and Fashion Photographer | Tutorials Tungsten Bulbs in Strobes?   Q. Why if flash is daylight balanced do they put tungsten modeling lights in ? should I be using HMI’s instead. If you are using strobe they are … Continue reading

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7D First Look and Samples.

Untitled Document All shot last week, so its not a final firmware. All shot with speedlites, some a mix of the speedlite and ambient light in the 3200 iso shots. http://stepheneastwood.com/Canon/amy_7t/ comparisons: http://stepheneastwood.com/Canon/iso_comp_7/ also some samples of using speedlites and … Continue reading

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DPI/PPI and web display?

Stephen Eastwood|Beauty and Fashion Photographer | Tutorials DPI/PPI and web display?   What is the relevance of dpi/ppi to images destined for display on monitors and not printed? There’s a lot of talk about 72 dpi/ppi optimized web images. Does … Continue reading

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18% or 12% ?

Stephen Eastwood|Beauty and Fashion Photographer | Tutorials 18% or 12% ?   Q. Why are gray cards still 18% gray whilst meters and camera meters TTL are 12%’ish gray. Light meters and in camera meters are calibrated at the factory … Continue reading

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