If you are interested in learning more about tethered photography or just getting started and are not sure if tethering is for you, Richard Harrington has a short introduction video hosted by lynda.com on setting up a tethered workstation.
This tutorial is a single movie from the Up and Running with Studio Strobes by lynda.com authors Rich Harrington and Abba Shapiro. The complete course is 3 hours and 37 minutes and gives beginning photographers a brisk but thorough look at using strobe lights in a studio setting.
- Why Shoot with Strobes?
- Why Shoot with Continuous Lights (Instead of Strobes)
- Buying a Lighting Setup
- The Components of a Studio Strobe Kit
- Getting to Know Your Lights
- Triggering a Light
- Setting and Testing Your Strobes
- Modifying Strobe Lights
- Putting Everything into Action
What gear can I start tethering with?
Tether Tools has assembled a perfect Starter Tethering Kit that is ideal for anyone starting in tethered photography. It contains a cable of your choice, cable management, USB LED ProLight and a carry case.
If you are looking for a full setup like what Richard features in the video above, the Pro Tethering Kit is a great solution. It has the entire setup including Aero Table with Aero SecureStrap and other accessories, your choice of cable, cable management and carry case.