Sketching Light An Illustrated Tour of the Possibilities

Following up on the great success of The Moment It Clicks and The Hot Shoe Diaries Big Light from Small Flashes legendary magazine photographer Joe McNally takes us on another memorable ride with Sketching Light another trip into the land of light but this time running the gamut from small flash to big flash and everywhere in betweenOf course Joe includes coverage of Nikon Speedlights but he also covers big flash as well as in between lights as the Elinchrom Quadra The exploration of new technology as well as the explanation of older technology No matter what equipment Joe uses and discusses the most important element of Joe's instruction is that it is straightforward complete and honest No secrets are held back and the principles he talks about apply generally to the shaping and quality of light not just to an individual model or brand of flashHe tells readers what works and what doesn't via his let's see what happens approach he shows how he sets up his shots with plentiful sketches and behind the scenes production shots and he does it all with the intelligence clarity and wisdom that can only come from shooting in the field for 30 years for the likes of National Geographic Time Life and Sports Illustrated not to mention the wit and humor of a clearly warped if gifted mindFollowing up on the great success of The Moment It Clicks and The Hot Shoe Diaries Big Light from Small Flashes legendary magazine photographer Joe McNally takes us on another memorable ride with Sketching Light another trip into the land of light but this time running the gamut from small flash to big flash and everywhere in betweenOf course Joe includes coverage of Nikon Speedlights but he also covers big flash as well as in between lights as the Elinchrom Quadra The exploration of new technology as well as the explanation of older technology No matter what equipment Joe uses and discusses the most important element of Joe's instruction is that it is straightforward complete and honest No secrets are held back and the principles he talks about apply generally to the shaping and quality of light not just to an individual model or brand of flashHe tells readers what works and what doesn't via his let's see what happens approach he shows how he sets up his shots with plentiful sketches and behind the scenes production shots and he does it all with the intelligence clarity and wisdom that can only come from shooting in the field for 30 years for the likes of National Geographic Time Life and Sports Illustrated not to mention the wit and humor of a clearly warped if gifted mindFollowing up on the great success of The Moment It Clicks and The Hot Shoe Diaries Big Light from Small Flashes legendary magazine photographer Joe McNally takes us on another memorable ride with Sketching Light another trip into the land of light but this time running the gamut from small flash to big flash and everywhere in betweenOf course Joe includes coverage of Nikon Speedlights but he also covers big flash as well as in between lights as the Elinchrom Quadra The exploration of new technology as well as the explanation of older technology No matter what equipment Joe uses and discusses the most important element of Joe's instruction is that it is straightforward complete and honest No secrets are held back and the principles he talks about apply generally to the shaping and quality of light not just to an individual model or brand of flashHe tells readers what works and what doesn't via his let's see what happens approach he shows how he sets up his shots with plentiful sketches and behind the scenes production shots and he does it all with the intelligence clarity and wisdom that can only come from shooting in the field for 30 years for the likes of National Geographic Time Life and Sports Illustrated not to mention the wit and humor of a clearly warped if gifted mind


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