Wireless flashes - worth buying, and which?

Started Sep 11, 2012 | Discussions thread
LincolnB
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Manual strobes - worth looking into
In reply to 123val, Sep 13, 2012

It seems most pro photographers do not use TTL very often for wireless flash. Most of the time they're using manual flash and a light meter. If you go with flash units that are manual-only you can save a bunch of money.

Some flash devices to consider:
Neewer TT560
Yongnuo YN460-RX and its commander the YN460-TX
Yongnuo YN560-II
Cowboy Studio NPT-04 wireless triggers (this is what I use)

There many other solutions as well; check the Studio & Lighting forum here as well as http://www.strobist.com for more information.

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