outdoor night flash questions

Discussion in 'General flash photography, lighting, and technique' started by bmyers4321, Aug 22, 2008.

  1. i will be going to and outdoor car show tomorrow. it will be dark a few hours after ive been there and i have a few questions about using flash on people there.

    1.any specific mode i should be shooting in?
    2. how much flash output should i use/range between.
    3. angle of the flash?
    and anything else you guys/gals might have to add.

    thanks
    Brad
     
  2. jfrancis

    jfrancis

    May 8, 2005
    Orlando, FL
    1. TTL

    2. Let the flash figure that out. Use flash compensation according to your results.

    3. Use a bounce card, Lightsphere or other modifier if you can.
     
  3. thanks for the info John. unfortunatly it was a rain out so i wasnt able to go :frown: but i would still love to do night shots and this will help me out alot. thanks

    Brad