Photography Quickies with Gavin Hoey: Shooting Flash Portraits in Harsh Sunlight

Photography Quickies with Gavin Hoey:
Published Sep 8, 2016 by: Adorama

Blue sky days can make for very bad location portraits, especially if you have to shoot in harsh sunlight. But with battery powered flashes becoming ever more powerful, it’s never been easier to overpower the ambient and create great photos. In this video Gavin Hoey tests three portable flashes ranging from a small speed light to a full sized 600ws studio flash, to see which performs best on location. The results might surprise you! This tip is also great when shooting natural elements in harsh sunlight as well.