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580EXII problem with rechargeable batteries

I bought a used 580EXIIwich looked in excellent shape. Made a few test-shots, all seemed fine.Now the batteries that came with it have run out, I put in a set of rechargeable batteries. But the flash won't work with them. I tried another set, same th...

jgkt by Apprentice
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speedlights for canon 6d

I have a Canon 6D, I want to use 2 yongnuo speedlights wirelessly. I would like to use there 568II or 568III or 568ex. Not sure which ones to get. Also I need   1 transmitter and 2 receivers to make this work. What do you suggest?

Speedlite 600; want to do fill flash .

Camera on Av (5DMiii) speedlite pointed up one click off vertical and bouce card ( came with camera) deployed.subject in shade so want to minimally illuminate face and have eyes bright. was on 2.8 with the 24-70 Canon lens.Shot several ; ETTL at stan...

Rkc51246 by Contributor
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550ex speedlight on a 70d

I recently purchased a 70d and would like to know if my 550 ex speedlight will work on it until I can upgrade my flash unit.

johnpgh by Apprentice
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mr14 ex

Hello all,have bought the 100 macro is usm lens and the mr14 ex ring flash. Small problem is I need the adapter to mount the two. Can some one advise on the part number.Many thanks

Jeff53 by Apprentice
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600ex-rt and 60d or 70d

The ETTL does not work great in low light conditions with stage lighting - I have actually tried using the ISO to boost the camera exposure and this seems to help but I've found moving down the stop also helps. any idea ?

Resolved! 60D manual settings for studio flash units

Hi Forum - Anyone familiar with using a 60D with studio flash units - I am in manual mode shooting at F11 with a sync speed at 60 - using 2 studio flashes set at 1/4 - and getting very bright exposures  -  any internal settings I should be using for ...

Resolved! 580EX II on a 6D - issues with exposure

I have a new 6D, and I am trying to do some 'test' portraits with my 580EX II. I'm using ETTL mode; and aperture priority. I was able to adjust exposure compensation when using my previous camera (1D3) but I can;t seem to be able to soften the intens...

javapop by Contributor
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Canon 600EX

Hello all. I wanted to know if there is a way to turn down the brightness of the flash. Say if I am in a dark setting and I just want a little bit of light to fill in the subject. Also what  does the setting that change the flashes 50mm to 100mm do? ...

Over exposure

  I wanted to photograph my new grandaughter. I  used a pocket wizard TT1 to fire  my 580EX II which was mounted on a Pocket wizard TT5.  Firing into an umbrela, the 580 speedlite was set to manual full power. I used a light  meter to measure the out...

Henik by Apprentice
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group mode with 600 rt problem

Having trouble with the 600 rt in group mode. I have two 600 rt's and a 5d mk3....I have been trying to use these in group mode with limited success. I was trying to use the groups in ettl mode. My on camera flash is the master and the off camera is ...

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