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How to Shoot Large Groups with Nikon CLS

Russ MacDonald (Arkayem)

Keywords: nikon, speedlights

Shooting a large group, say 40 people or more, using only two Nikon SB-800s in umbrellas is a challenge, however, you can get decent results if you do it right. SB-800s are fairly low power flashes for this type of work, so placement of the equipment is crucial. Here is an example of a recent group shot I took with just this equipment:


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