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with Neil van Niekerk
Online Class

Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight

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Using a speedlight successfully in environments with challenging natural light is what separates the pro photographer from the rest. Learn the effects of different lighting environments and when to use automatic or manual flash. Attain optimal lighting on your subject by bouncing your flash in ways you might not have thought possible to achieve correct exposure. With a speedlight, you can control your subject’s lighting in any environment using Neil’s innovative tips and methods.


  • intermediate
  • 7 episodes
  • 2h4m

Included in this Class

1. Effectively Using Your Flash

1. Effectively Using Your Flash

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.

2. Speedlight Basics

2. Speedlight Basics

Demystify how speedlights work so you can buy the best flash for your needs and use its features and settings most effectively.

3. Exposure Metering & Fill Flash

3. Exposure Metering & Fill Flash

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.