Blue Crane Digital DVD: Understanding the Canon Speedlite 580 EX II/430 EX II

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Blue Crane Digital DVD: Understanding the Canon Speedlite 580 EX II/430 EX II
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Understanding the Canon Speedlite 580 EX II/430 EX II - Flash photography is an entirely different world. However, in this DVD, the presenter, Tim Mantoani takes you through the basics and then some. In a step by step style, you'll learn what your flash can do, where it comes in handy and how to take full advantage of its characteristics and features.

Using a series of real world examples, you'll become more familiar with flash photography and learn how to use it to take your images to the next level.

About the Author: Tim Mantoani has been a professional photographer for over twenty years. Shooting everything from professional athletes and celebrities to fashion and products, his work has appeared in numerous national ad campaigns and magazines.

This DVD uses the same material as the original 580 EX/430 EX DVD. Demonstrations of Speedlite operations have been updated to show the 580 EX II/430 EX II models


Flash exposure compensation
The flash as key or fill light
FP or high speed sync operation
Slow sync demystified
Controlling hard or soft light
Auto and manual zoom control
Flash bracketing
Flash exposure lock
Controlling flash from the camera
Manual mode and exposure compensation
Wireless operation
A:B and C groups: why and how
Group ratios
Getting the flash off the camera
First and second curtain sync
Stroboscopic mode
And much more...
UPC: 186102000312

Blue Crane Digital BC203 Specs

Type of MediaCD/DVD
PresenterTim Mantoani
PublisherBlue Crane Digital
Publication Date2009
Edition1st Edition
Dimensions (W x H x D)7.5 x 5.3 x 0.6" / 190 x 135 x 15 mm
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.15 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)7.5 x 5.3 x 0.6"
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