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How and Why to Use High-Speed Sync

5 monthes ago   |   By Peta Pixel

How do you use high-speed sync? When would you use it? How do you set it up? These questions will all be answered by the end of this 5.5-minute video and the article below.
What is It?
High-speed sync is the ability to sync your strobes to a camera when the shutter speed is set faster than 1/200 of a second. That's basically all it is.
When to Use It
You would use high-speed sync when you have a very bright background and your subject is in the shade. I want a wide aperture because I want the depth of field to be shallow. If I'm wide open at aperture f/2.8, that means that my shutter speed...
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