Quick Tip : Guide Numbers and Watt Seconds

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There is always confusion about the relationship between Guide Number and Watt Seconds (joules) when  talking about flash.  In this Quick Tips video, I try to provide some education on the differences and why you might use this information when making a flash purchase.  The attached video (which is only viewable via thephotovideoguy.ca site) takes you through what you need to know.

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