How many here owe something to David Hobby AKA Strobist?

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  1. saycheese76

    saycheese76 TPF Noob!

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    I know I sure do. That guy has put out a blog that such clear, concise, easily digested material. Would it be far off to say that he is among the most influential photographers today?
     
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    I already donated my first born... lol. The Strobist is a very well thought out, very well done blog. The photo world is a better place because of David Hobby.
     
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    Mike_E No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    If he's running for office, I'll vote for him. ;)

    He's a clear example of why the internet should always be free!
     
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    Joves No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Yeah I do. Though I dont do as much lighting work as I like, I use his site when I do.
     
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    DeadEye TPF Supporters Supporting Member

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    His blog started me on the path to Enlightenment
     
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    David started the base for everything I know about lighting.
     
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    Though I don't plan to start with lighting anytime soon, I still enjoy the blog.
     
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    I love it. He's inspired me to start doing some portraiture stuff. His posts are always great, and easy to understand.
     
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    I've always had my mind on studio lighting, natural lighting, etc. I ended up with strobist-like setup for portability rather by accident. It's only been recently where I've started to take a lot more away from the site, but it's a good resource.
     
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    i love the way he explains trivial things about lighting too
     
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    Exactly. it makes it easy for anyone to understand. Lighting 101 and 102 increased my understanding of basic lighting about 500 times over
     
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    +1:thumbup:
     

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