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Super Secret Project Video - Flash Tip

We are back with another Super Secret Project Video, this time a simple tip for getting better flash pictures.

How many of you use the flash on your camera and realize that your images looks plain. flat and boring? Well in this video I give you a few tips to give your images some more dimension when using the flash.

We simply get out of the auto setting where the camera always sets the flash to 1/60th of a second and instead shoot it in manual.

To see how I set the camera to get a better flash exposure check out the video and sample images at