Intro to Indoor Flash Lighting

at California Center for Digital Arts - Santa Ana

Course Details
$129 4 seats left
Start Date:

Sun, Oct 30, 9:00am - 11:00am Pacific Time

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Santa Ana, Orange County
209 N. Broadway
Btwn W 1st & 3rd Streets
Santa Ana, California 92701
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: David LaNeve

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this lighting class:

Using simple lighting to better your photography is easy to learn! In this intro to indoor flash lighting, learn how to manage a flash unit to make your photos pop!

Many indoor photographic opportunities are inside with low or no light situations. There are many solutions, but one of the best is portable flash! What are the best indoors methods for low light events, weddings, and interior images? This class answers that question and explores how portable flash can resolve many low and no light conditions without harsh side effects. It’s a short course that delivers big results and students leave with a new and valuable tool in their lighting folio. They are now ready for their session using indoor flash lighting.

In this class, students quickly develop the skills to manage and choose portable flash settings for indoor applications. Students learn how to use portable flash as a dominant light source and explore best practices for selecting ISO, exposure settings, and flash power requirements appropriate to any given ambient light situation.

The instructor provides hands on instruction for flash photography indoors and students learn to master real life lighting challenges to achieve optimum technical results and develop creative choices for further light manipulation and enhancement. Students leave with knowledge and confidence in the portable lighting workflow. They are in control of their lighting, know how to light with their new techniques learned and can capture or create the image they have in mind.

Take your portraits to a new level just by mastering and learning about your flash, how to use it, and the amazing techniques.

Topics Covered

  • Portable flash as the dominant light source
  • Portable flash power
  • Portable flash positioning on and off camera
  • How to choose the optimum combination of flash power, ISO, and exposure
  • Mastering the portable flash power settings

Required Materials

  • DSLR camera
  • One or more portable flash units

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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows:

Cancellations made 3 or more days in advance will receive a full credit for a rescheduled date with this provider   


Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):

You may cancel your registration or alternatively move to another date or use the funds for another class up to 3 business days before the class start date. The deadline for refunds or changes is 3 business days before the class start date; no refunds will apply after that date.


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9:00am - 11:00am Pacific Time David LaNeve 1 $129
9:00am - 11:00am Pacific Time David LaNeve 1 $129

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