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Sketching Light: An Illustrated Tour of the Possibilities of Flash by Joe McNally

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Lighting the Wind

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IT’S TOUGH TO LIGHT THE WIND, RIGHT? At most shoots, the wind is not a welcome visitor. It knocks over your light stands, tousles the hair of carefully coiffed models, and funnels dust and grit right into your sensor. If it is strong enough, it can batter you senseless and mangle your thought process. It also limits your options. Ever try to put up a 74″ Octa softbox in even a mild breeze?

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Garrett Garms

“Picture-making isn’t prudent, or cautious, or even well thought out. The best of frames often result from the most illogical ...

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