Use light to bring your portraits to life! Harness available light and learn advanced on-camera flash techniques with Neil van Niekerk.
Meet Neil and learn how effective use of your flash will transform your photos. You'll evaluate environmental light and pick up easy bounce and fill techniques.
Demystify how speedlights work so you can buy the best flash for your needs and use its features and settings most effectively.
Use on- and off-camera light meters to adjust for correct exposure. Neil analyzes his test shots to show how to interpret histograms and correct with fill flash.
Neil teaches you when to bounce and why we bounce. You'll learn how to adjust your subject, bounce off surfaces and use cards and diffusers.
Take camera settings into your own hands. Neil discusses how to balance aperture, ISO and flash features, and understand histograms and guide numbers.
Go on location with Neil as he shoots indoors against harsh light conditions. Neil shows you how to evaluate your meter data and adjust camera, light and subject.
Achieve great portrait lighting outdoors in shade or sunlight. You'll learn how to position your subject to avoid harsh contrasts, use reflectors and adjust camera settings.
About the Teacher
Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight
Neil van Niekerk