01-09-2016 02:29 AM
I would like to cut the power down past 128 on my ex600. Now I know I can bounce the flash , but this does not work in a dark room. I can use the a defuser or bounce card but I would need more light to go forward that this options allow. I can stop down the aperture but than I lose the shallow depth of field. I can lower the iso but then I lose the ambient light that a high iso provides. And generally this would be an on camera flash, off camera flash would not be an option.
I am thinking maybe put some index cards infront of the flash till I get the light power I want?
01-09-2016 10:02 AM
Maybe put ND gels in the filter holder for the flash head?
01-09-2016 10:34 AM
01-09-2016 10:37 AM
Hi. Not sure what color white filtrs are, but the ND gels I am talking about would weigh no more that the ornage gel that comes with the flash unit.
01-09-2016 10:41 AM
01-09-2016 10:43 AM
Forum won't let us post commercial info, but Google "ND filter gels" and you get a bunch of hits.
01-09-2016 11:27 AM
You sir deserve a cheese treat wrap in a tasty prezel (kudos!!) I wonder why you see all the photographers on youtube and online with big heavy ND filters?
01-09-2016 11:28 AM
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01-09-2016 08:28 PM
Light falls off immensely with distance. Pull the light back as far as possible in the room and see what that does.
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