Strobist Dark Background Portraits (Low-Key) – Off-Camera Flash Photography Tutorial – CamCrunch

Equipment:

Yongnuo YN560 Flash: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0079M711S/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B0079M711S&linkCode=as2&tag=camcrunch-20

Yongnuo RF602 Triggers: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004YTA15W/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B004YTA15W&linkCode=as2&tag=camcrunch-20

Check out David Hobby’s Strobist blog to learn everything you need to know about getting started with Off-Camera Flash Photography! : http://www.strobist.com It’s where I’ve learned most of what I know about Off-Camera flash and Strobist techniques!

Dark Background Portraits (Low Key) – Off Camera Flash / Strobist Photography Tutorial –
Off camera flash tutorial on how to make the background of your image completely black using off camera flashes, even though you are in a brightly lit area, or you do not have a black backdrop. This is called LOW KEY LIGHTING. The concept is simple. All you have to do is set your exposure so that your image is completely black. Do this without even touching the flash. Once you do this, you can add the flash in. Try to put the light close to your subject, and have a narrow beam to avoid spill into the background. In this video, I start off with one flash for a dramatic look, and add a second flash for more separation.

Read more at: http://www.camcrunch.com/2013/02/low-

More Off Camera Flash Videos : http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=

The gear used in this video are:
Canon 5D Mark II
Canon EF 24-70 f2.8 L
Yongnuo YN560 Speedlight x2
Yongnuo RF602 Wireless Flash Triggers

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CAMCRUNCH videos are filmed and editted with:

Canon EOS 5D Mark II DSLR
Canon EF 24-105 f/4 IS L
Canon EF 50 f/1.8
Canon EF 17-40 F/4 L
Zoom H1 Recorder
CamerCanon PowerShot ELPH 300 HS
Apple MacBook Pro 15 inch
Adobe Premier Pro

Strobist: Dark Background Portraits (Low Key) – Off Camera Flash Photography Tutorial
Strobist: Dark Background Portraits (Low Key) – Off Camera Flash Photography Tutorial
Strobist: Dark Background Portraits (Low Key) – Off Camera Flash Photography Tutorial
Strobist: Dark Background Portraits (Low Key) – Off Camera Flash Photography Tutorial

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