Big Sur Workshop CLS Exercise
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Camera: D90
ISO: 200
Aperture: 6.3
Shutter speed: 1/4
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Wed 28-April-2010 12:30

At a pre-determined location, we took advantage of a great spot visually, where a creek runs through a fallen and hollowed-out log, through a growth of ferns and moss. While the scene is very appealing, it does not photograph well with just ambient light. So we set out to see how it would look using the Nikon CLS system with two SB-900 flashes set on remote, using the D90 pop-up flash in commander mode.

In this second frame, we have now turned on the flash (Group A) which is located overhead to camera-right, set for a 200-degree throw, pointed at the falling water and shadows underneath. When compared to the first frame, a slight increase in shadow detail can be seen.