01 June 2014

Yellow Roses - Canon PowerShot SX40 HS / Speedlite 430EX II Flash


Canon PowerShot SX40 HS / Speedlite 430EX II Flash
All Photos © Vernon Chalmers
Cut Yellow Roses - Milnerton, Cape Town
Photos taken with (non-DSLR) Canon PowerShot SX40 HS.
Location: Arnhem Milnerton, Cape Town

Objective: Demonstrating the Canon PowerShot SX40 HS image quality and external Speedlite 430 EX II (TTL) flash (in a low light environment).


Canon Camera / Flash Equipment
  • Canon PowerShot SX40 HS
  • Canon Speedlite 430EX II flash
  • Manfrotto Compact monopod
  • Sto-Fen Omni-Bounce EW Diffuser

Av Mode - Aperture Priority Settings
  • Aperture f/7.1-f/8
  • Focal lengths (35 mm equiv) 76-162mm 
  • ISO 320-400 TTL flash mode 
  • Shutter speed: various (auto)
Please note: The photographs where uploaded without any other in-camera enhancements or software post-processing (except for crops).
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Canon PowerSHot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerSHot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerSHot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerSHot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera

Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerSHot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera

Canon PowerSHot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Super Zoom Digital Camera


Canon-Speedlite 430EX II Hotshoe Flash
Canon-Speedlite 430EX II Hotshoe Flash