Chapter 10: Flash Photography



As sensitive as the Sony NEX-7 is to light, there are times when it requires a little help and additional lighting has to be supplied. This situation can arise when photographing indoors. Supplemental lighting can be easily and conveniently obtained with the camera’s built-in flash. However, the flash is a low-powered unit that does not have sufficient output to illuminate a large room. It should be regarded as a supplemental light source rather than a primary light source. If you anticipate doing much interior work, you should consider getting an external flash unit that fits on the camera’s hot shoe ...

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