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March 13, 2012

The Nikon Creative Lighting System, 2nd Edition--New from Rocky Nook: Using the SB-600, SB-700, SB-800, SB-900, SB-910, and R1C1 Flashes

The Nikon Creative Lighting System, 2nd Edition
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Santa Barbara, CA—March 13, 2012—Mike Hagen opens up a whole new world to those photographers who are already well versed in photography but may not have a clue about flash photography.

With the new and rapidly evolving technology, flash photography (especially advanced light modeling with modern iTTL flash systems) has become an art in itself and should be mastered by all aspiring photographers—amateurs as well as professionals—who are often helpless when it comes to using the full potential of these systems.

Using a simple, step-by-step method for setting up and using the newest Nikon iTTL flash units, The Nikon Creative Lighting System, 2nd Edition (Rocky Nook, $39.95 USD) teaches all the steps required to achieve consistent and amazing flash photos. Mike solves the common frustrations associated with flash, and specifically teaches how to use the SB-600, SB-700, SB-800, SB-900, SB-910, and R1C1 strobes. Also included is a chapter showing system configuration so readers can duplicate the desired results on their own.

Beginning at a basic level and progressing to more advanced techniques, Mike teaches you everything you need to know about mastering Nikon's iTTL flash system.

For a review copy or more information please email rockynookpr@oreilly.com. Please include your delivery address and contact information.

About the Author

Mike Hagen is an avid adventurer who combines his passion for the outdoors with excellence in photography. He is a skilled digital photography instructor, location photographer, workshop leader, editorial writer, and book author. He started OTI (Out There Images) in 1998 as a way to share his passion for photography with the rest of the world.

Mike is well known for his intensity, excellent planning, energy, and enthusiasm. If you participate in a workshop with him, you will be pleasantly surprised by his generosity and his infectious enthusiasm for imparting his knowledge to all participants.

Based in Washington State, USA, Mike has traveled extensively and loves to share his photography with the rest of the world. Travel and adventure are his passions, so you'll frequently find him somewhere far away from civilization, camera in hand, having a ball in the outdoors.

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For more information about the book, including table of contents, author bios, and cover graphic, see: http://shop.oreilly.com/product/9781933952994.do

The Nikon Creative Lighting System, 2nd Edition The Nikon Creative Lighting System, 2nd Edition
Publisher: Rocky Nook
By Mike Hagen
Print ISBN: 9781933952994  
Pages: 312
Print Price: $39.95  
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Rocky Nook was founded in early 2006 in Santa Barbara, California, and is closely associated with dpunkt.verlag, a leading publisher of books on technology based in Heidelberg, Germany. The focus of Rocky Nook's publications is on digital photography and computing.

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