Flash Question Posted on October 7, 2014 by Michael Willems A mini-assignment, to see if you know flash: what went wrong in the first studio photo (and right in the second)? Answers? (Buy the e-books from http://learning.photography and learn all these things quickly.)
went higher than sync speed on the first shot
By how much?
Answer: as number of you correctly said, I exceeded the fastest sync speed the camera can accept. That is 1/250 sec. And I shot this at 1/500 sec, as the half picture (=1/2x the sync speed) would lead us to believe. Yaay.