A popular resource for learning to use your flash, David Hobby does a great job explaining light through case studies based on his work as a photojournalist.
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A primer focusing on the ever dynamic speedlite. Syl Arena's enthusiasm for photography and light makes this a fun and interesting read.
If you're nervous about your upcoming lens purchase, use their camera and lens comparison resources to see exactly how sharp it is or isn't.