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Erik Valind
Create Afternoon Sunlight with Erik Valind and Rogue Flash Gels

Create Afternoon Sunlight with Erik Valind and Rogue Flash Gels

We’ve all seen those inviting sunset portraits where lens flare is shining perfectly over the shoulder of the subject exuding warmth and beauty. If only you could capture that magic in a bottle… well in this quick video I’ll show you how to create this effect, in-camera, no matter what the conditions are outside.

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Lindsay Adler
Avant Garde Portrait with Lindsay Adler and FlashBender 2

Avant Garde Portrait with Lindsay Adler and FlashBender 2

Working with gels is a creative effect that can add mood and drama to your images. In fashion photography, gels can be a useful tool to communicate emotion or to showcase a feature of clothing.  

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Frank Doorhof
Changing Contrast with Frank Doorhof

Changing Contrast with Frank Doorhof

Watch Frank Doorhof show how moving around the model allows you to control the contrast in your scene.  You can easily go from a nice flat lighting to a more contrasty look to a full contrast (low key) setup in seconds.

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Frank Doorhof
Controlling Background Light with Frank Doorhof and FlashBender 2 XL Pro

Controlling Background Light with Frank Doorhof and FlashBender 2 XL Pro

One of the things I really love about the FlashBenders is their ability to literally steer the light (bending it). You can bend the FlashBender and create some stunning light patterns on the background or on your model, as far as I know this is the only modifier with this kind of flexibility.

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