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Thorsten asked: When metering light, where do you point the dome of the meter?

Thorsten wrote: Great little BTS video. I watched very closely and think I know the answer to my question, but not 100% sure, so here goes – when metering do you point the dome of the meter at the key light or back towards the camera (for the sake of simplicity, I’m assuming a single [...]

Posted on June 12, 2011 at 7:49 am by Steve Sint · Permalink · 4 Comments
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Off-Camera Metering

Off-Camera Metering with Steve Sint from Sekonic Webinars on Vimeo.

Posted on April 3, 2011 at 4:13 pm by Steve Sint · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Borrowing a Lighting Technique From Videographers

Compared to still photographers, videographers (and cinematographers) often light things in totally different ways. While still photographers often think about lighting the subject, cine and video shooters often think about lighting an area for the subject to move around within. This makes sense to me because cine and video shooters have to deal with a [...]

Posted on January 31, 2011 at 3:29 pm by Steve Sint · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Introducing the New Mentor Program

Every month a number of photographers email me asking questions. Some questions come from past students, some come from readers of my blog, books, or articles, some come from old pros (although no one is older than me…;>), and some come from newbies. I take all the questions very seriously, because I believe in pushing [...]


Flip That Flash

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Posted on December 3, 2010 at 1:42 pm by Steve Sint · Permalink · 2 Comments
In: My Favorite Things, Working with Flash