Posts by Nicholas Donner

Nicholas Donner
I am a Washington, DC based photographer and artist. After studying graphic design in California (when I wasn't surfing or mountain biking) and starting a successful freelance business, I turned my attention to photography. Over the last 5 years I've built up a portfolio that includes portraits of star athletes and musicians, several magazine covers, destination and US weddings, landscapes, and architectural photos. I still love learning new things about light and composition and trying out new technology and software. And I love sharing my knowledge with people who are also interested in photography.

Photography Blog

What is TTL?

Through the Lens, is a system for determining the correct exposure for a photograph when using a flash. Many times, the camera’s best guess is very good. Other times it is not, and that is why learning how TTL works is helpful.

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