External Flash Made Easy - Photography Workshop 

DATE: December 3, 2016
TIME: 9:30am - 1:30pm
LOCATION: 1616 H St NW, Washington, DC 20006
COST: $99
WORKSHOP SIZE: maximum 10

REGISTRATION: register with the Capital Photography Center

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 introduced to lighting accessories for modifying the light from your flash, which allows you greater control over how your subject is lit in various situations. This class will also introduce you to using your flash off camera.

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