Photographer David Hobby Strobist.com following the lighting of the Seminar DVD Set (May 2008) with lighting in layers, a series of real world assignments in the wings fully lit with flashes of small size.
The 7-DVD set contains nine hours of six extended, detailed location, coupled with diagrams on the lighting, which include immersive virtual tours and discussions.
As a photojournalist diary of 20 years - and, more recently, a widely read blogger at Strobist - Hobby also explains in detail how he combines the skills needed to create a unique ecosystem in which it can flourish as Photographer Self
In addition, there is a set of threads running on other subjects. These include finding your compass point as a photographer, access to people and things you want to photograph, the added value to your community and build a sustainable business model in the era of the web.
The first six DVD discs are standard features that are intended to play in any standard DVD player. The seventh disc is a DVD-ROM that contains compressed files of entire contents of the first six discs. They are formatted to be dragged (in whole or in part) to a portable media player like an iPod Touch or iPhone or Android via iTunes or similar software. Portable Multimedia files are H.264, for a minimum footprint and maximum compatibility with other portable devices, such as Android.