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Shot the county cheerleading competition today. First time shooting cheerleading and it was definitely a new experience.

I used two Nikon SB-26 speed lights set at 85mm, 1/2 power, set on 9' light stands, bounced into the back wall.

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Great job on the lighting. These are excellent.

Jan 31, 2009 18:54

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x2 on the lighting, very nicely done. Especially like the 1st and 3rd images. Good job!

Jan 31, 2009 20:09

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very good job!

Jan 31, 2009 20:11

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Thanks for the comments.

It was pretty good lighting coverage but not nearly what I wanted. For the regional meet in two weeks Im going to break out the D-Lite's and use them instead. I had to shoot at 800 ISO which is more than I normally get in gyms because I had to bounce instead of direct flash.

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Nice job but the skin color in the first and last shot seems a little off. Did you get any "fliers"? I also shoot Cheer competitions and I'm curious, How many teams were there and how may shots did you take? I hope you marketed properly and get the shots on line to earn some cash.

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northpointphoto wrote in post #7229216external link
Thanks for the comments.

It was pretty good lighting coverage but not nearly what I wanted. For the regional meet in two weeks Im going to break out the D-Lite's and use them instead. I had to shoot at 800 ISO which is more than I normally get in gyms because I had to bounce instead of direct flash.

You're lucky they allowed any flash at all. In my area it's strictly a No Flash policy

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colors are vibrant and well-balanced. Blacks on the girls' uniforms appear perfectly black on my screen. Great job.

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Jan 31, 2009 20:43

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northpointphoto wrote in post #7229216external link
Thanks for the comments.

It was pretty good lighting coverage but not nearly what I wanted. For the regional meet in two weeks Im going to break out the D-Lite's and use them instead. I had to shoot at 800 ISO which is more than I normally get in gyms because I had to bounce instead of direct flash.

Do you plan to shoot the D-Lites the same as this setup?

For bounced speedlights at subjects 40+ feet away I am still pretty impressed.

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Mike R wrote in post #7229232external link
Nice job but the skin color in the first and last shot seems a little off. Did you get any "fliers"? I also shoot Cheer competitions and I'm curious, How many teams were there and how may shots did you take? I hope you marketed properly and get the shots on line to earn some cash.

I didnt get any good shots of flyers. All the ones I got were feet or back. There were 10 teams there and I only took about 150 shots. I was there for the paper so Im getting paid either way. Don't really care about selling shots to parents too much hassle

Mike R wrote in post #7229237external link
You're lucky they allowed any flash at all. In my area it's strictly a No Flash policy

Im really the only one in my area that uses flashes so I dont really think they know what to do about it yet.

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Do you plan to shoot the D-Lites the same as this setup?

For bounced speedlights at subjects 40+ feet away I am still pretty impressed.

I plan to use the same set up (or one very similar) for regionals. It depends on where and how they set it up

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Nice Shots

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Well done. Congrats!

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tonybear007 wrote in post #7233290external link
Well done. Congrats!

Thank you

Feb 01, 2009 16:24

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nice job. After shooting Cheer at the Mall of America a couple weekends ago with the 85 1.8 I know how tough it is. (I couldn't use flash though.)

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