Shooting with any kind of flash whether a simple light on your camera, a remotely triggered unit, or a complete studio setup completely changes the photographic experience. No longer do you simply need to be aware of light; now you need to know how to shape it to your own ends. "The Flash Photography Field Guide", small enough to be taken on the most arduous shoot, will show you exactly how to do this, whether you're shooting models in a studio, live sports events, or something as special as your friend's wedding. This book covers the details of setting up and using modern TTL flash systems, and the creative and technical choices you'll come across, from syncing the flash with the camera to modifying the quality of the light. This is a portable, ready reference that will teach you everything you need to know about using flash in your photography. It features expert guidance about lights, supports, adapters, triggering and placement. It provides comprehensive info on essential equipment and what to do with your photos once you've taken them.