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An Introduction to the Nikon Creative Lighting System by Alan Hess

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Using Multiple Flashes

The Basics of Multiple Flash Control

The best way to learn about using multiple flashes is to start with just one or two flashes and build up from there. This is true not only in mastering the mechanics of setting up multiple flashes, but also in building up the light in an image.

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Having a Plan

As a photographer, you will be taking a very big step to go from using the flash on the camera to shooting with off-camera flashes. In the past, you needed studio strobe lights and a way to trigger them, usually a cord or a set of radio triggers. Nikon changed all that with the Advanced Wireless Lighting (AWL) built into the CLS. ...

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