A picture a day for 12 days – #7

Looking back at some of my favourite photos from 2018. For each of the 12 days (of Christmas) I’m sharing one of my favourite pictures I’ve taken during 2018. #7 – Gentleman who’ve braved my light 2018 has been a fabulous year for me, so what better round it up with pictures from talks I’ve …

Emma

Looking back at some of my favourite photos from 2018. For each of the 12 days (of Christmas) I’m sharing one of my favourite pictures I’ve taken during 2018. #6 – Emma After the shoots with Georgia and the gridded version of the Lastolite Ezybox Speed-Lite 2, I wanted to refine who I could use …

Millie

Looking back at some of my favourite photos from 2018. For each of the 12 days (of Christmas) I’m sharing one of my favourite pictures I’ve taken during 2018. #3 -Millie I needed a model for a Speedlite workshop in Oxfordshire and elected to work with Millie. We had worked together some years earlier when …

Georgia

Looking back at some of my favourite photos from 2018. For each of the 12 days (of Christmas) I’m sharing one of my favourite pictures I’ve taken during 2018. #2 -Georgia It was my absolute pleasure to see Georgia back in front of my camera in 2018, so much so that I managed three different …

Ezybox pro strip softbox Lastolite

Lastolite have an amazing new strip softbox. The Ezybox Pro Strip measures 25cm x 150cm and will work with Speedlites, portable flashes and studio flash. It’s great to see a strip softbox that can take two Speedlite flashes. I’m really excited about this new light shaper from Lastolite. There’s two things that really appeal, the …

Brian-Worley_sunset-flash

This is a quick tip to create a warmer sunset look to your photos, using cool flash! While the UK is enjoying a mini heatwave, sunsets are plentiful, but they only have that nice warm light at the end of the day. If your shoot is not at the end of the day and you …

soft and hard light

The combination of soft and hard light creates pictures with a distinctive look, and they need very little retouching too. Mixing a main light with a fill light is a common technique, but I’ve been battling with trying to understand how best to use the deep grid for my tiny Lastolite EzyBox Speed-Lite 2. Each …

Brian-Worley_flash settings

Flash settings are much easier to change using the camera LCD screen. This post will show you some shortcuts to get even quicker access to flash settings. Many EOS cameras introduced since 2007 have the possibility to configure the Speedlite flash settings by pressing a series of buttons and navigating to the relevant parts of …