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The Godox AD100 Flash is Unusable for Pro Photography

People always have a love/hate relationship with Godox. For many, they are a cheap entry point to off-camera flash, offering massive bang for the buck. Others see them as cheap imitations of more expensive brands.

I fall into the first camp. As a professional photographer, I often shoot on location. I find the Godox AD-series flashes ideal due to their small size and weight.

I’ve loved all of Godox’s products that I’ve used so far. That was, until I bought the Godox AD100 Pro (AKA the Flashpoint XPLOR 100 Pro).

There is one massive oversight on the part of Godox,

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How Lola Flash, Photographer, Spends Her Sundays

Ever since Lola Flash joined the protest group ACT UP in the 1980s, she has made a career, to great acclaim, of photographing people in ways that challenge stereotypes. Her portraits of gay, lesbian, transgender and queer people are now part of the permanent collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, the Brooklyn Museum, and most recent, the Museum of Modern Art. Ms. Flash, who is “62 and a half — and I count the half proudly,” she said, lives in Kips Bay, Manhattan, in affordable housing. She calls her one-bedroom apartment on the 33rd floor

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Using an Infrared Flash for Stealthy Street Photography

Street photography is one of the most appreciated genres in photography. By showing daily life in a new way, it can speak to everyone. That explains why some of the most famous photographers are street photographers: Henri Cartier-Bresson, Vivian Maier, Martin Parr, Diane Arbus, or Joel Meyerowitz. They created iconic pictures by finding the right moment to catch the interesting details that no one else could have seen.

The Use of Flash in Street Photography

Whereas street photography requires few elements (basically a camera and a public place), its practice can be enriched with the use of other equipment. One

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