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ring flash

A type of flash or strobe in which the flash unit is ring or circular shaped. A Ring Light fits around the camera s lens and provides soft, even lighting with no shadows. This type of light is most often used for macro or close-up photography, but can also be used for fashion portraiture and industrial or medical photography.

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ring flash

A circular-shaped electronic flash unit that fits around a lens and provides shadowless, uniform frontal lighting, especially useful in closeup photography.
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ring flash

The ring-around-the-lens electronic flash that provides an image without shadows or Modeling - if that s what you want. A light saver with deeply recessed subjects. Also see: Axial Lighting.
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ring flash

A flashgun that has a circular electronic tube that is positioned around the camera lens or on the filter thread. It’s used in macro photography to produce an even distribution of light while fashion and still-life photographers create interesting halo shadows around the subject.
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