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Speedlite 580EXii display flickers and turns off

Hi all, my 580EXii display flickers briefly when I switch it on but doesn’t power up. Has anyone else had this issue? It has been finicky recently and required some “assistance”. (Palm smack ) to power up and now nada.....Thoughts or solutions? I am...

occasional overexposure with Speedlites

I've seen several threads about exposure issues with speedlites but none that are quite what my issue is. I have a 580EX and a 600EX-RT.  I use them on a 5D Mk II and a 70D.  Regardless which flash and which body, the same thing occurs.  I shoot in m...

arlin411 by Apprentice
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Resolved! Canon 600ex ii-rt speedlite

Hello, I'm a newbie so go easy on me!!!  LOL I'm thinking of starting my own business in Product Photography and I know I will need several speedlites. If I buy a 600ex ii-rt  unit as the master do  I have to buy the same units for the slaves.  I wou...

gpal813 by Contributor
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What is the Flash Assembly

Hello, I just received my flash repair from canon. With the flash (working now super well), there is a sheet of paper were is explained the problem. They says : " the flash assembly did not operate properly (...) it was replaced." I don't understand ...

Remote flash for Canon rebel eos 5ti ...

Hello all, i need some guidance. I have this Canon Rebel EOS 5TI with 55mm. Please advise but cheap and best flash i can use as a speedlite. I am learning to use it as a remote flash. Any help is appreciated ... thanks

JSINGH by Apprentice
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Potential TTL issue with speed light and strobe

Hi guysI'm new to this forum. I hope someone can help with this issue. It's confusing me no end...I nornslly work with 2 canon 430 speed lights a pair of photic Odin trigger and a console in the hotshoe of my canon 5d3I just bought an alien bee strob...

Jpstones by Apprentice
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Can't change manual flash settings using my transmitter

Hello everyone! I'm kind of new using flash and transmitters and I have a doubt (maybe a dumb one, but I'll ask anyway). Here's my setup: - Canon EOS T5i- Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2- Flash Speedlite 430EX II When I put the flash in my camera I can c...

dsalvego by Contributor
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600EX-RT trouble

My 600EX-RT is dumping light on TTL. I've tried turning off modeling selection CF-2 and it is not set to multi. Every time I try to lower the power on TTL...it returns to the middle bar and is dumping too much light. I can set the power to -1, -2, et...

KPIX2017 by Apprentice
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Connecting two 600EXiiRT to ST-E3-RT transmitter

Hey Everyone, Forgive me but I am struggling.  Was ok with one transmitter and one 600 but now I have added a second 600. I want to use the two lights in manual mode as a key and a fill and control the power from the camera position. I understand the...

Speedlite 600 EX- RT

I need to know if the speedlite 600 EX-RT is used off the camera in manual mode, is it possible to get flash distance to subject number on panel if f stop is dialed.Also if the power of flash is changed then the corresponding changes in flash distanc...

Second Curtain Sync

So as I have been reading the 600ex-rt is not capable of second curtain sync when wirelessly using the flash even with the OEM speedlight transmitter (ST-E3-RT). When I bought the flash and transmitter, I wasn't using second curtain sync all that muc...

320EX Battery Issue

Hi -- I have a Speedlite 320EX and am experience the same issue I have seen others discussing here with the 600 speedlight. The problem is the unit doesn't turn on with batteries in it. If I open the battery compartment and then hold it closed withou...

rwmorey by Contributor
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