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The Speed Of Light

I ain’t no Einstein. In terms of my smarts, I’m probably closer to Frankenstein. While physicists discuss the speed of light, as a photographer I’m more comfortable discussing the speed of reflective light sources. Reflective light sources such as cars

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White Should Be White. Right?

The white balance settings on your camera represent the Kelvin temperatures of various illuminating light sources. The Kelvin temperature of a light source describes the color of an illuminating light source. The term color temperature and the term Kelvin temperature

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What Your Flash Does

Your flash is a light source that… Can add light to your photograph… Reduces contrast… Appears to freeze motion… Can be mixed with available light in different proportions… Can be made brighter or darker…. Will help you to be a

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Observing and Recording Light

It’s what we work with as photographers. We observe light with our eyes. We think about our composition with our mind. We record light light with our camera. Without light we have nothing to photograph. As photographers we should practice seeing everything

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Basically, Your Flash…

Adds light to your photograph… Reduces contrast… Appears to freeze motion… Is a light sources that can be mixed with available light in different proportions… Can be made brighter or darker…. Will help you to be  a more versatile photographer…

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