Introduction to Strobist Photography: Part 1

Featured Wednesday, 20 June 2012 02:07

 Learn it all at a workshop: www.mattgranger.com/workshops

 

Part 1 of a series to teach you everything you need to know to master strobist photography techniques.

That Nikon Guy (Matt Granger) introduces the key concepts you need and runs through a simple demonstration.

Assumed knowledge:
Manual exposure intro: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gjpOazeHvRs

Example strobist images: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=233YApEA7jw

 

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  • Comment Link Stef Thursday, 12 July 2012 21:37 posted by Stef

    Helpful & interesting tutorials - thank you.

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  • Comment Link Mycheal Jones Thursday, 16 August 2012 03:04 posted by Mycheal Jones

    Greeting Matt, how are you doing? I just picked up a Nikon SB-800 from a private seller and looking forward to doing "strobist." My question to you is that in one of your YouTube video you expose for the background and allow the lighting to light your subject on the balcony. What were your setting as I am having a hard time trying to do the same.

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  • Comment Link ken bartley Thursday, 15 November 2012 17:25 posted by ken bartley

    * good day to you- Nikon guy ,i ask you a Question a day or two ago a bout my nikon d 200 what is the best setting if i am useing ( A ) ( M ) you said there is a video that will tell me all a bout it , but i dont know where to find it . please inform me where to find it please

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  • Comment Link ken bartley Thursday, 15 November 2012 17:27 posted by ken bartley

    * good day to you- Nikon guy ,i ask you a Question a day or two ago a bout my nikon d 200 what is the best setting if i am useing ( A ) ( M ) you said there is a video that will tell me all a bout it , but i dont know where to find it . please inform me where to find it please

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  • Comment Link ken bartley Thursday, 15 November 2012 17:31 posted by ken bartley

    * good day to you- Nikon guy ,i ask you a Question a day or two ago a bout my nikon d 200 what is the best setting if i am useing ( A ) ( M ) you said there is a video that will tell me all a bout it , but i dont know where to find it . please inform me where to find it please

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  • Comment Link George A. Contini Sr Sunday, 10 February 2013 10:31 posted by George A. Contini Sr

    Good Evening Matt from Manila; Ph.. I am about to buy gear for my first home studio but as most people I am on a tight budget, I wont go through the full list of gear I am going to buy but the items are enough to give u an idea of where I am heading. Iam buying soft box umbrellas, one Silver reflective the other Translusent both 40". Instead of buying the speed lights as u use I am looking into using 75w AC Slave Flashes. What is you opnion of my idea please; I dont mind being told I am wrong or given a better idea. We never get to old to learn and I am no pro yet lol. I shot Nikon, a D7000 and a F5; thanks to you experance I use mostly Tamron lens. I watch your teachings more than any one now and even more than the Fro Jared Polain who I began learning from two years ago. I am a 55 year young man starting life over again with a camera in my hand. So please help this Old Dog learn new trucks ASAP lol

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