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External Flash Made Easy

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8130 Porter Rd
At Gallows Rd
Virginia, District of Columbia 22042
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Corey Hilz

What you'll learn in this lighting class:

Learn how to get the most out of your external flash unit. The class will help you understand the modes and functions of your flash, as well as how aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect your flash photos. From adjusting the power of the flash to choosing how to position the flash, this class will help you become more skilled when using your external flash unit.

There are lots of ways you can use flash to light your subject. Should you fire the flash straight at the subject? Use fill flash? What about bouncing the light? How about using accessories to modify the light from the flash? We'll cover all these topics and more. You’ll be guided to using your flash in the auto mode and adjusting the strenght of the flash as well as using it in manual mode and dialing the power up or down.

Recommended equipmentYour camera and compatible external flash unit. Any combination of lenses covering wide to telephoto range (18–200mm), extra batteries for your camera and flash, as well as an extra memory card. Tripods won’t be needed for this class.

This class is appropriate for ALL BRANDS: Nikon, Canon, Fuji, Pentax, Sony, etc.


School Notes: Mailing address:PO Box 855 Alexandria, VA 22313

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A refund or a credit towards another class (less a $20 processing fee) can be given if cancellation notice is given more than 5 business days from the scheduled class.

If there is no cancellation notice, or it is given 5 business days or less, no refund or credit will be given. Requests to reschedule a class will incur a $20 processing fee provided notice is given more than 5 business days prior to the class. If request to reschedule is given less than business 5 days prior to the class, no refund or credit will be given.

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