Digital Photography 1 on 1: Episode 46: Using Natural Light: Adorama Photography TV

Digital Photography 1 on 1: Episode 46: Using Natural Light: Adorama Photography TV


Adorama Photography TV presents: In this episode Mark has some simple lighting tips that can help to improve your photos in different natural light situations.

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uncle sam says:

is there a guy lying on the ground behind?

Zed Qeeu says:

Where are the dark skinned models
Does this work the dame one people with darker skin

brianminkc says:

natural light video and the first thing he does is mount up a speedlight….  I need to smoke some dope and try this again ….  

Va Lin says:

What lens do you use?

Great tips, thank you

Please Let me what was the size of the Reflector that you'd used here .

She reminds me of Pheboe from Friends. 

Sputz3 says:

Is this the guy that played Woogie in the movie Something About Mary?

esiagent1 says:

Very well done, great info.

nixland says:

Why don't position the reflector above her eyes or head head so that the reflected light from the sun light the model from above. The from below angle makes it looks scary light :)

altar7 says:

fantastic tut
I'd so love to do a training with this guy

Jamie Byrne says:

used fill flash and reflector. reflector is so much nicer effect than fill flash. flash is harsh, flat and artificial. catch lights when on the hot shoe are small and unattractive, there is frequently a colour temperature balance issue and red eye happens. putting it off camera makes it a bit better but still not as diffuse and flattering to the subject unless you also use a softbox for example. to my eyes, the average portable softbox still produces a more flat and lifeless look than a reflector. plus the setting up of off-camera flash is a pain to organise: you need a decent flash, compatible triggers, right level of intensity even when using ttl, trying to get right synch speed, fresh batteries and so on. with a reflector you see the shot before you take it, more or less. with flash you have to look at your little lcd screen to see if it is right and that can be very deceptive. i gave up on on and off camera flashes for fill light a long time ago. not worth the hassle at all. maybe if i was very rich and could pay for top gear and an assistant to assemble everything. otherwise forget it ;)

Nothing more satisfying in a tutorial video than a dead body in the background

So wanna make his models my wifeys <3 <3 <3

Siebenthal says:

This was very helpful to me! Thanks a lot, Mark!

Thank you for the many great tips.

Vatsal Fadia says:

i using reflectors is still a batter technique or some other technique takes it's place??

Vatsal Fadia says:

Hai MARK can you show us that how to use umbrella creatively in flash photography specially using gold and silver 33 inch umbrellas ?????

Tokiofritz says:

Where can I buy a Sam?

ll2nycell says:

6:00 dead body in the background


Jason Bodden says:

Mark says the background in the diffuser shots was blown out. I don't think so at all. I thought they were fine.

Alex Shannon says:

This was so helpful, thank you!

milos8288 says:

wtf I dont see diference

wow that camera ….how i love it

What size of reflectors are you using? Also, what type of flash? Thanks!!

Rene Gomez says:

What flash settings should I use for a fill flash?

0411nugget says:

What setting/strength do you have the flash on?

2easydesigns says:

Fill flash isn't necessarily a good thing for outdoor.

Sam looks like Heather Locklear.

Haven Melton says:

What camera and lens are you using?

Roger Beltz says:

Very good video………I REALLY like Sam ! 😉 Okay, seriously, I have one question (and others might also be curious). When using an external Flash for fill light, should one make any exposure adjustments on either, the Flash unit (provided the unit has this feature) or on one's camera. Probably depends on the lens you are using and the distance from you (the camera man) and the subject (Sam. btw – did I mention I really like Sam? Would really like to test out this procedure with Saml………) Oh yeah, one other question. Can you tell us what lens you are using…………and Sam's telephone number? ;)

Raul S.G. says:

SAM????………MMMMMMM…….😍i love her !!!! does anyone knows more about this beauty goddess…..please😢

El teléfono de la señorita por favor ???

Mr K says:

The model is Samantha Kozuch

This is excellent! So glad I found you. Thanks for your work and for sharing.

beautiful blond chick

lol she keeps bending her knee for a head shot

Burnt Toast says:

Brilliant episode Mark. Thank you for the helpful information.

is that guy in the background dead or nah?

the only trick in this video is Sam

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