For Beginning Photographers

Sports Photography Techniques

Sports Flash Tech is a website devoted to digital sports photography. It is aimed at the beginner.

Each page talks about a different aspect of photography.
The setup page discusses the different controls of the camera and gives general descriptions.
The gym page gives tips for shooting inside a gym as well as settings your camera should be using at the time.
The outdoors page is specific to outdoors shooting with sports such as soccer and football.
You can learn a good, organized method to save your photos in the saving page, and you can understand editing your photos and color correcting them as well as printing them in the editing page.
The publishing page talks about publishing them on the web.

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Rachel's 2006 Photographic Society of America Photojournalism award, Above and Beyond here, for this photo.

Trying out the use of strobe lights in the gym, with ceiling bounced light, direct illumination.