Photo hack: make a flash clamp for off-camera strobe photography

Photo hack: make a flash clamp for off-camera strobe photography
(Image credit: Digital Camera Magazine)

Off-camera flash is one of the most effective ways to introduce extra light into your shots - and particularly if you are being forced to work indoors. 

However, with one hand taken up by holding the camera and the other directing the light, it’s often a juggling act to get the composition and the direction of the lighting to work in harmony. 

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