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FUSION 2018 - The Craft Behind The Image

Sat. May 5th, River Rock, Richmond, B.C. Canada

"Wow Your Clients with Off-Camera Flash"

My presentation will take you through some challenging scenarios, tough lighting locations, and thinking beyond the obvious to wow your clients and show them things they didn’t think were possible. This is the power of off-camera flash.

Event Details HERE

Presentation Details HERE


St. Louis, MO. USA | April 3-4, 2018 | Extreme April 5


1. Progression From Natural Light into Off-Camera Flash

2. Shoot For The Album

3. Smash It With A Single Light

Registration and more info at: https://shutterfest.com

WPPI 2018

WPPI Conference and Expo for Wedding and Portrait Photographers

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | February 24-28, 2018

I will be presenting at the MagMod booth on the trade show floor on Wednesday February 28th at 11:30 AM. I will show images that use the MagMod system and share my approach and a behind the scenes look.

Would love to see you there!

ProFusion 2017 Toronto

Profoto Booth

November 7th: 1 PM & 4:30 PM

Metro Toronto Convention Centre

MTCC Hall A, North Building
For info visit www.mtcc.com/map

"Creative Lighting for Fast-Paced Wedding Portraits"

Raph will demonstrate creative lighting techniques using Profoto's new product. He will show how to create dynamic lighting setups for Bride and Groom portraits, as well as demonstrate how he uses this new product as part of his lighting setup at wedding receptions, entrances and dances. Utilizing Profoto's light shaping tools, Raph will share some insight on his approach to wedding photography, lighting and thinking outside the box.


Check https://www.profusionexpo.com for more details

PROFOTO Product Launch & Demo

Super stoked to be doing a live demo featuring Profoto's latest product release. Have you ever wanted to quickly create dynamic and interesting wedding portraits in a small space? Using Profoto’s newly-released compact flash and its unique features, I will demonstrate how simple, yet effective lighting can create a lot of impact on a fast-paced wedding day.

Join me, Oliver, Miguel Jacob, and Profoto Canada as we introduce to you Profoto's newest lighting offering that will change the way you photograph!


Thursday September 28, 2017

5:30pm to 9:30pm

Daniels Spectrum -585 Dundas Street East, Toronto, Ontario M5A 2B7

Make sure to register for your free ticket HERE as spaces are limited!

GTA IMAGING CONFERENCE 2017 - July 19, 2017

Very excited to be part of this event and to be speaking alongside David Anthony Williams, Bryan Caporicci, Trevor Shervin, and Melissa Dotzko. Its going to be a super fun day with loads of info, education, inspiration and live demos. I'm excited to share some knowledge about off-camera flash. I will talk about fundamental concepts relating to off-camera flash (OCF), discuss light shaping tools & modifiers, provide practical examples of how I use OCF, and do a live demonstration to show the various looks and moods you can achieve with off-camera flash.

Register for the conference now for only $99 CAD.


The conference will take place at the Estates of Sunnybrook in Toronto on June 19, 2017, from 8:00 AM to 4:30 pm!

Come join us!

GTA Imaging Conference 2017

CCOPE: May 25-May28, 2017 (EVENT CANCELLED)

PROFOTO CANADA & MAGMOD present "The Potential of Off-Camera Flash" with Raph Nogal

I'm excited to be speaking at the Canadian Conference of Photo Educators in May 2017. I will share some of my techniques, discuss the benefits of using off-camera flash and demonstrate some key tools that make the process quick and easy. Following a live demo, participants will be able to get some hands-on time with equipment during an on-location shoot. For a full list of speakers, check out the CCOPE 2017 website.

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Progression Fram Natural Light to Off-Camera Flash

If you're afraid of using flash, unsure about what's involved or simply want to see how I use off-camera flash, come check this out !

Photos below by Paul Koziorowski.

Discussing Profoto B1 at Raph's GTA Imaging WorkshopAddressing the Crowd at GTA ImagingLight and Shadow on the Hand

​Raph showing Westcott Ice Light 2Chatting with Attendees at Raph's WorkshopWatching the Slides at Workshop


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