Slow Sync speeds on Canons

Started Jan 18, 2013 | Discussions thread
coggint
Forum MemberPosts: 50
Like?
Re: Slow Sync speeds on Canons
In reply to Dougs_Photo, Jan 18, 2013

Dougs_Photo wrote:

You did not say how you are triggering your strobes. Some cheep wireless triggers have a lag time that will limit sync speed. I use a 5D2 with pocket wizard Multimax and get 1/200.

If I use the pocket wizard flex system I can go to 1/320 with no problem.

I have not tried with just a sync cord. I am using Alien Bee lights.

Doug

I am using pocket wizard plus'. I also have a FlexTT5-Canon that I haven't used yet. I am going to be buying a second one. I'm wanting to shoot outdoors and be able to over power the sun's light (remember I'm just learning this stuff and might only have 1/2 the information right).

Thank you for your input!

Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow