A55 with the f42am flash

Started Feb 24, 2011 | Discussions thread
IanML
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Re: A55 with the f42am flash
In reply to snapster7, Feb 25, 2011

snapster7 wrote:

Have you tried using your flash with your A55 wirelessly with HSS?

I'm curiuos- I have the I have the HVL-F58AM.

It’s excellent- works fine remotely, even in HSS mode, with my A100.

And it works fine with my A55 in HSS when on camera, but all remote shots are underexposed.

There are a couple of threads on here suggesting it's a genuine bug that needs a frimware upgrade to fix.

Thanks.

The A55 HSS limitation is official:

http://www.sony-asia.com/support/resources/en_AP/html/Compatibility/DSLR/Flash/sony/F58am.html

See ( 14)

It applies to all Sony wireless flashes, and Minolta HS(D)s

It's not a problem with the A33.

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