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Neewer Speedlite for the Canon 6d Issue

Hello everyone!I bought my first flash, the Neewer Speedlite NW561, for my Canon 6d to use on and off camera. I was testing it on camera by placing it all the way in on the hot shoe but it seems like the light is not compatible with the camera. The c...

Need some speedlite control advice

I currently have a 430 EX and a 430 RT iii EX.Am I able to control both of these speedlites with the ST E3 RT?Or will there be any limitations with the older EX?Getting ready to order the controller but want to make sure it will satisfy my needs.Also...

550EX and 100-400 lens

I have an older 550EX that I used to use with my 600mm.   I have a Really Right Stuff flash arm and a camera body plate that I used, along with a Canon Off-camera shoe cord. I have since moved toward using my 80D body with the 100-400 IS ii lens.   D...

mitchmcc by Enthusiast
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Resolved! MT-24EX not showing ETTL option on 7D

Hello, all. I bought an MT-24EX for use on my 7D. When attached, only "TTL" and "M" show as modes on the flash. Also, in the menu on the 7D I can't access the External Flash settings. The camera says none is attached or is not compatible. Why would t...

Aaplmike by Apprentice
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External Flash's and Transmitter

Hi there! I have a Canon 580EX II and a Canon 430EX III-RT and I'm trying to link them through a YN-E3-RT II and even after following all the steps I managed to get the 430 linked to the transmitter but not the 580. Can I link two different flashes v...

Fun with gels

About four years ago, after picking up first gen 600EX-RT units, I really got into gels.  So much that I ultimately created custom cut ones for the flashes' gel holder.  I was bummed that the version II units changed the the shape of the gel holder a...

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rs-eos by Authority
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430EX III with EOS 70D

Does somebody know, if is possible control external flash exposure from camera? I thought it was possible when you press SET button and rotate with ring circle, but when I press SET I can just see exposure value, but I am not able to change it from c...

jim_h by Apprentice
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430EXlll RT Inconsistent

I have 430EXlll RT and it's inconsistent in M. Im finding the only time it works more often is when the RT sensor is pointing in the direction of the camera. If it's radio it should not matter but it seems to. Frustrating for outdoor shooting.

DLB by Apprentice
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Turn on flashgun not working

hello I have got a problem with my canon 550ex speedlite when I put the speed lite on hotshot it want late change the settings but when take it off the hotshot it lets me change the setting on the speed lite. The question is the problem my 6d canon o...

600EX RT overexposing in ETTL

I am using a 5dMKiii with a 600 EX RT and a wizard connected via the sync port on the camera body.   (Wizard fires the room strobes I set up to as fill light for the entire room.  While shooting events I the 600 is overexposing majorly and randomly. ...

Canon. 550ex speed lite

Hello I have got a problem with my canon 550ex speedlite when I put the speed lite on the hotshot it want late me change the settings but when I take it off the hotshot it lets me change the setting on the speed lite. The question is the problem my 6...

Speedlite working sometimes

Hi, so i just got a yongnuo speedlite to use on an 80D but i have this problem where the speedlite icon blinks where the flash compensation icon goes and when i fire it sometimes syncs and sometimes it doesn't so i end up with some of the images well...

Pedro89 by Apprentice
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Problem using canon speedlite 580 ex ii

Im using canon 1300D and i tested up with my friends canon speedlite 580 ex ii. It works before i update the firmware from its original version but when i update it to 1.1.0, it detected the flash but when i press the shutter, but when i press the sh...

Speedlite Recommendations

Hi,  I am looking for a recommendation on Speedlites.  I have a Canon Rebel 3ti and I am looking to purchase a Speedlite flash that will help capture professional indoor portraits and interior real estate photos.  Any product recommendation is welcom...

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