Flash photography can create beautiful images that will make your photos stand out. Learn how to use your flash like a professional by studying the differences between hard and soft light, and color temperature. Master various flash settings: manual, TTL, direct, bounce, off-camera, and more.

Nikon DSLR with pop-up flash

Using the Pop-up Flash on Your Camera

Pop-up Flash This article, though primarily intended for DSLR users, would be just as useful for any digital camera user with a built-in flash. I...
Understanding Flash Shutter Speed Sync

Understanding Flash Shutter Speed Sync | Tips & Tricks

Flash Sync Speed Ask a pro photographer and he would always insist that you don’t use the on-camera flash. He would give you a number...
Fun with Flashes

Fun with Flashes

Flash Photography The last wedding reception I photographed was a little cute backyard wedding, and they had strung up bulb lights and colored lanterns across...

Premium Flash Photography Classes

Online video photography classes are a convenient and economical way to learn and improve your photography skills. Photography Course has partnered with top online learning providers like Udemy, Craftsy, and CreativeLive to offer you affordable courses from international master professional photographers. Master on-camera flash, off-camera flash, bounce flash, using guide numbers, and metering from top photography instructors.

Flash Photography for Beginners

Learn how to master Flash photography both on and off camera through some simple, straightforward teaching (available on Udemy). View Course

What The Flash | The Evolution of Light

Creating the light you want with off-camera flash photography. Learn the art of using off camera flash (available on Udemy). View Course

Photography – The Ultimate Guide to Using Off-Camera Flash

Follow photographer Bernie Raffe on 19 photo sessions & learn to create beautiful light using small flashes & take stunning dramatic portraits. View Course

Off-Camera Flash Photography

Put your subjects in their best light no matter what the setting by taking your speedlight off-camera and creating fantastic portraits with Neil van Niekerk’s expert flash techniques (available on Craftsy). View Course

Basics of Flash Photography

Let Santa Fe instructor Rick Allred shed light on how to use your flash like a pro, for natural, beautiful results that will set your photos apart (available on Craftsy). View Course

Studio Portrait Lighting

Let photographer Kirk Tuck show you the equipment, setup and lighting techniques you’ll need to create alluring, professional-quality studio portraits (available on Craftsy). View Course

How to Shoot with your First Flash

Enhance Your Photos By Controlling Your Light! Photographer Mike Hagen will show you how to use your external flash quickly and comfortably (available CreativeLive). View Course

Speedlights 101

Once you know what’s happening with your camera and flash you can do almost anything. Speedlights open up a new realm in your photography (available CreativeLive). View Course

Speedlight Photography Basics

Join Mike Fulton for a comprehensive course on speedlight photography — including how to use this versatile flash system to increase efficiency and expand your creative ability (available CreativeLive). View Course