I have recently purchased a Lumix FL 500 flash. I find myself more and more going to pro photo assignments with my GH2. I thought it would be a great addition when I am shooting an event, and once in a while I will need that flash power.
Yesterday was one of these days.
I was going to shoot the decor of a media event. I said to myself, no need to bring th Canon 7D, flash, battery pack and heavy tripod etc. GH2 will do the job with my carbon tripod. But it was the first time I used seriously my new Lumix Flash when I needed to photograph people at work. The rest of the evening was shot with available light on tripod. Objects don't move.
I like the result so far.
The event took place at Hyatt Regency in Montreal. I will share the sublime decor at another Forum thread I will soon create under "I shoot still life & decors" category.
For now enjoy the portrait of the person who hired me to document the event.
The hilarious part, someone from the event shooting on Program mode with the latest Rebel asked me "Art you a photographer?....