The Speedlite EX II (introduced in February ) is the flagship of the Canon Speedlite flashgun range and is used by many professional photographers. My question has to do with my ex ii flash. My specialty is definitely natural light. For years I have been using the canon flashes at wedding. Quick question! I bought a Canon speedlite ex II and I find it hard to learn how to use it. I’m unsure of what the different settings mean and.

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Now it’s configured so that the is being driven by thewhich we will put on the camera and they’ll work together, talking to the camera to adjust the flash exposure as we shoot. Whether you’ve grown tired of what came with your DSLR, or want to start photographing different subjects, a new lens is probably in order.

Anyone have any tips? It was a great and very tuforial setup, especially as I had found a Redwing Quickstand at a local shop at a very low price. Is there anywhere online where I can find good tutorials on how to use it? Also, some examples ttutorial your previous setups and results would be very helpful. She needs to brighten faces underneath cowboy hats, and illuminate foreheads in shadow from West Texas Big Hair. We’ve selected our favorite lenses for Canon DSLRs in several categories to make your decisions easier.


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Jim Cassatt’s gear list: I’ve yet to find that source. One thing that helped me get mofre consistent exposures was to buy a externa battery pack. I think I’ve got some stuff now to get me across that first hump.

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DJI Ronin-S gimbal stabilization system. Don’t worry about the features, focus on the benefits. Today we’re going to talk about one of the greatest mysteries of flash photography, which is “How do you set the Canon EXII in master mode to control remote flashes? Please give some more specifics about the types of portraits you are talking about couples? You need to think differently, and set the cxamera and falshdifferently, when it is the main light source, or the “fill” light source.

Perhaps there is a simple manual combination that I am not aware of? F Forum M My threads. Why not take the other tack and learn how to solve your own problems? Reproduction in whole or part in any form or medium without specific written permission is prohibited. Many cameras today include built-in image stabilization systems, but when it comes to video that’s still no substitute for a proper camera stabilization rig.

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Thanks a lot for all the tips. All I want is a setting to use the flash and camera 5d and 7D that gives good results when I am photographing the dancing, doing snapshots of guests, or cutting the cake, for example. I’m unsure of what the different settings mean and how to combine the flash with exposure etc. It may not be a replacement for a DSLR, but it can complement one well for some uses. Is the adpro a better choice for location shooting than the adpro? And that’s actually pretty easy to do because there’s just a physical switch on the down here that says “slave.

The manual that’s included with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II is a great starting point for learning the camera, but it’s definitely not the only place you should be getting your information from if you intend to master your ik Mark Tutorual. So if you’re interested in that sort of thing, feel free to check that out.


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While shooting indoors at a recent wedding venue of bride and groom getting dressed, construction of the cake done by a relative of the groomand signing of the marriage certificate, I had great success putting a similar type flash on a stand with a pocket wizard and used turbo battery I had gotten from KEH for a fraction of the new price. If you don’t have the manual, you can downloa Sunset Glow by Domenick Creaco from Seven ways to shoot a landscape: Now just to make sure that’s perfectly clear, let me summarize the main point.

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The ambient light was so bad that there was not much I could do. Using flash well in fast moving, highly variable, locations is tough, so don’t worry about not learning it immediately. Most bookmarked in this forum. Set up manual flash if time allows.

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Phil Steele – Steele Training. Explorer of Light Bruce Dorn For years I have been using the canon flashes at wedding receptions indoors, but to be honest I have never really gotten good results.

Time to cook dinner. Flash sync on 2nd curtain.