Dental photography III: Select the flash that is right for you!
The basics of flash photography
Flash photography and its use is a wide-spanning topic. Basically, if you would like to take a picture but the lighting conditions are not adequate, you may want to use a flash. The flash acts as a "surrogate" light source. However, it is advisable to first learn how to use a flash properly, before you use it. First of all, it is important to be aware of what a flash can do - and of what it cannot do. If you do not know how the flash works, chances are that you will never be satisfied with the result of your flash photography.
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Tip: Attending a course on flash photography may be helpful! Especially at the beginning of your learning process, flash photography has a lot to do with a considered and reflective approach to trial and error. It is worth investing some time and money in it!
Flash photography has its advantages and disadvantages. For your convenience we have prepared an overview of the most important ones for you.
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