Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/05/13[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]
On Wednesday, May 13, 1998 10:10 PM, Five Senses Productions [SMTP:email@example.com] wrote: > It depends upon what you are shooting, kind sir. > I am also a Leica M fanatic, and I would not dream of carrying a flash > with me every day or everywhere I go, but for models in daylight a flash > is necessary or you will get half-bright and half-shaded faces. that is my opinion as well: what I missed most during my recent hiking through Morocco was a useable flash sync speed for daylight fill in situations. I had to let go quite a few nice portraiture opportunities because of that (no way to keep the great colours of the skies as well as balancing the light on the model's face). I do not carry large reflectors with me while hiking. A small flash gun would really be nice.