All posts tagged: Flash Photography

Powerful flashes for Micro Four Thirds

I am thinking of upgrading from the trusty Olympus FL-600R to a more powerful unit. There seems to be no Olympus nor Panasonic flashes designed for Micro Four Thirds that fits the bill, but the Four Thirds FL-50R is highly regarded. There are also the Metz mecablitz 44, 52, and 64. (The 64 recently replaced […]

First look at the Fstoppers Flash Disc

I just took a delivery of the Fstoppers Flash Disc ($49.99 from Amazon) this evening. It had taken 20 days to arrive, first going to Shipito‘s facility in California, then forwarded to my place in Bangkok. Since it is late evening on a Wednesday, I will not have a chance to try this out properly yet. This […]

Speedlight Lighting Gears

For portability and to keep cost down, I decided to go the speedlight route as I start to learn lighting. These are the gears I am starting with. The choices are partly dictated by what are available in, or easily shipped to, Thailand. This precludes quite a few items often recommended online. Brands like Westcott […]