Posts tagged “#photography”

Product demo: How to use Cactus LV5 laser triggers to capture different ball games?

March 28, 2013 9:49 am HKT No comments

A demo shows you how to use this groundbreaking gear in the sports world.

Cactus LV5 laser triggers shows you how to use this ground breaking gear in the sports world. In this video, we are going to capture the movement of ping pong hitting on the net. To capture the flying balls, you need to make the focus manually and set the laser trigger at the interaction of ball movement path. With this setup, it’s easy to freeze the image of the ball at the exact placement needed.

Cactus Laser Trigger LV5
http://www.gadgetinfinity.com/cactus-laser-trigger-lv5.html

On-location portrait lighting basics: Subtractive and additive lighting skills

February 14, 2013 9:50 am HKT No comments

Alex further demonstrates how these techniques help enhance outdoor portraiture

Equipment list:
Canon EOS 5D MK III
Cactus V5 transceivers
Cactus KF36 portable flash
Studio Umbrella in white
Umbrella swivel for Studio Photography
Light stand for Studio Light (Max 270cm)

On-location lighting basics: How to use natural light for outdoor portraits?

February 4, 2013 10:37 am HKT No comments

Alex demonstrates the idea of subtractive lighting, an effective method to enhance outdoor portraits shot with natural light.

Equipment list:
Canon EOS 5D MK III
Cactus KF36 portable flash
Studio umbrella in white
Cactus V5 transceiver duo

Photography Q & A: Discovering how the metering system works

January 24, 2013 9:37 am HKT No comments

Alex finds a good location to illustrate how the in-camera metering system works.

Equipment list:
Canon EOS 5D MK III

On-location portrait lighting basics: Creative lighting setup for low contrast & low key images

January 21, 2013 10:37 am HKT No comments

Alex finds a creative way to achieve low key portrait, which can capture the moves of the subjects with much more freedom and spontaneity.

Equipment list:
Canon EOS 5D MK III
Cactus KF36 portable flash
Studio umbrella in white
Cactus V5 transceiver duo