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Strobist Lighting Gear

Speedlite / Flash The Canon Speedlite 580EX Older but still a crowd favorite. Some of it’s notable features includes, E-TTL (and E-TTL II), has a guide number of 58/191 (meters/feet) at ISO 100 and 105mm focal length. This speedlite works flawlessly and is reliable in any situation.   Amazon ————————————————————————————

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Strobist – Playing With Two Off Camera Flash – Yongnuo YN-560

I’ve started to play with two off camera flash, and slowly getting the hang of it. For this practice shot, I took a photo of my Canon EOS 40D with a EF 85mm F/1.8 attached. First thing I’ve learned from David The Strobist Hobby is to Vary the Position of The Light. By taking the […]

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Yongnuo YN-560 Speedlite Review

What's in the box? YN-560 Flash unit, flash stand, soft pouch, instruction manual and a 2 page leaflet with a quick guide and overview of the flash unit. This is a review of the Yongnuo YN-560 Flash unit. A month ago, I bought my first Yongnuo flash unit, the YN-560. At first, I was really […]

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YONGNUO TTL Speedlite YN-565EX GN 58 for Canon and Nikon

Months ago, YongNuo, a third party manufacturer of inexpensive flash units and other lighting accessories announced the new YN-565EX speedlite. The new speedlite will support both Canons E-TTL and Nikon’s CLS systems. The YN-565 is part of YongNuo’s EX series which promises E-TTL / I-TTL support, large guide number, multiple trigger mode, auto zooming and […]

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Quick Look at The New YongNuo Speedlite YN-560

Wow!!!! All I can say when i first saw it, was Wow!!!. It looks like or close to a Canon 580EX flash, the build quality seems very good. I bought this as an additional flash for strobist setup. Now I have two flash the 430 ex II and this. YongNuo Speedlite YN-560. First off, the […]

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Color Week: Red. Day 19

More Info: Shutter Speed 1/80 Aperture F/8 ISO 100

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Jelly Beans. Day 15.

I may not be able to make a picture later. Shot this early this morning while I was making coffee. I use yellow poster board as background. Strobist Info: Single Speedlite – Canon 430EX II Off Camera Flash to my right, ceiling bounce. Camera Gear: Canon Rebel XS Tamron 17-50mm F/2.8 VC

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An Apple A Day for Day 14.

This week was more of a black and white and infrared, I thought of mixing things up a bit, and add red to black and remove white. Strobist Info: Single Speedlite – Canon 430EX II Off Camera Flash subject, top slightly to the right. Camera Gear: Canon Rebel XS Tamron 17-50mm F/2.8 VC Tripod

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Caught In The Act

Caught In The Act, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. I was hungry and saw this box of White Castle mini burgers on the freezer and here is the result. Strobist Info: Two flash off camera, one infront to my left and 1 behind me for back lighting.

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Insomnia

Insomnia, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. I went to bed at 11:00pm, but I can’t fall asleep, so I got up and this vision sort of sneek into my mind so I got my gear and set the camera up on the tripod and the 430ex II under the glass table directly below me. Took me […]

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Victoria-This is what I got for fathers day…

Victoria-This is what I got for fathers day…, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Another strobies experiment. Stuck the 430ex II on underneath my shirt just to hide the flash, the black 430ex II were very visible on my first few attempts. I like this one better, especially that expression on my face. LOL. Strobist info: One […]

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Happy Fathers Day to All Dads, I ate all the cupcakes.

Happy Fathers Day to All Dads, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. The kids are suppose to eat this tomorrow, what have I done??? Happy Fathers Day to All Dads.(;-))

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