Mastering Flash Photography



You will learn how your flash works and what you can do to modify its light quality. The intricacies of TTL and manual flash exposure are also covered, as well as how to bounce your hot shoe flash with confidence. Lastly, you will learn how to overcome the limitations of the camera’s sync speed.

Once you have mastered these basics of flash, we will progress to using your speedlight off camera. You will learn to shoot photographs Strobist style, creating a unique look and feel achieved by the direction of the flash, using accessories and modifiers, and understanding how to combine flash and ambient light.

For the “Mastering Flash Photography” course you require an external flash unit, and need to have completed the Fundamentals of Photography course. This “Mastering Flash Photography” course consists of three 3 hour lessons.


3 weeks




If you have any queries please feel free to call the College of Digital Photography on 086 11 74686 (PHOTO) or

Lesson Schedules

Evening Lessons
Lesson Date Time
Mon, 20 July 2020
Lesson 1 Mon, 20 Jul 2020 18:00 - 21:00
Lesson 2 Mon, 27 Jul 2020 18:00 - 21:00
Lesson 3 Mon, 03 Aug 2020 18:00 - 21:00

Venue Details

91 Oxford Road, Saxonwold, 2196, Johannesburg, South Africa