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Speedlite 580 Exii with diffuser

My 580 EX II exposes properly when the diffuser is not on the flash.  The diffuser is made for this Speedlite and yet when I use it there is a drop in the exposure by about one and a half stops.  I have tried the flash with different manual settings ...


HELP!!!To all my "Seniors" and "Mentors" in Photography,I have an upcoming project that requires FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY.I am not a fan of using flash in photography, but this one is a night event. And I think I have to suck up my immature ideologies and m...

430EX III RT Master/Slave Question

I am an older slightly non tech beginning photographer. I have a Canon 70D camera and a 430EX III RT speedlite. I have searched to see if my 70D can act as a Master with its built in flash and the speedlite act as a slave and I cannot understand if t...

Resolved! 430exiii-rt

I can't set my speedlite 430EX III-RT on high speed sync.  I am using the speedlite as a slave with no master.  I am using the optical wireless and ettl. I tried setting it on both my speedlite and my camera (60d).  The option is greyed out on my cam...

aluaplv by Apprentice
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Resolved! Problem with Speedlite 320EX and EOS Rebel T3i (EOS600D)

Hi, for about 18 months I used this combination without a single glitch or problem. I had bought the old Speedlite second hand, and the whole thing died on me in Nov. The guy I bought it from said it was about 3 to 4 years old wneh I got t so I thoug...

Altres by Contributor
  • 8 replies

AF Assist Malfunction - 430 EX II

I just got a new 430 EX II.  I have the flash mounted on my T3i and strangely, when I'm trying to focus with my telephoto zoom the camera is front focusing; I know it is not the lens's problem, because it works without the flash mounted. I also found...

BKA by Contributor
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Resolved! canon 580 ex ii flash

I have a Canon 580 EX II flash and when it is not attached to a camera when I test the flash it kinda acts like a strobe and hangs a bit.  Once attached to the camera it functions properly.  Any idea what is going on?  Does it need to be sent in for ...

Flash compatibility for canon rebel t3

I have a canon rebel t3 and am borrowing a Minolta auto 320x external flash but my camera doesn't seem to be recognizing it. I even have my camera on AV. Does that mean it's simply not compatible? What can I use instead?

The M is blinking on my 430ex II

When shooting wirelessly with my Canon 430ex II the "M" is flashing and I am unable to control the output of the flash through my Canon 60D.  What have I done wrong?

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