Bolt VX-760C Wireless TTL Flash

Started May 4, 2013 | Discussions thread
Sailor Blue
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Re: Bolt VX-760C Wireless TTL Flash
In reply to BrettSD, May 5, 2013

Talk about Smoking Strobes!

The Canon 580EX II which has a guide number of 45 at ISO 100 & 50mm..  This flash claims "Guide Number: 164' at ISO 100 & 50mm".

B&H - Bolt VX-760C Wireless TTL Flash for Canon | Canon Speedlite 580EX II Flash Review

Like they say, if it sounds to good to be true then it probably isn't.  This is most likely the greatest exaggerated guide number I have ever seen in print.

It isn't stated that this is a Master Flash so it is probably a Slave Flash, much like the Canon 430EX II.  Personally I would buy a 430EX II, a Nissin Di622 II, or a Yongnuo YN-565EX. | Canon 430EX II Speedlite Flash Review | Nissin Flash Review: Di622-II (flash for Canon / Nikon) | Yongnuo YN-565 EX Flash Review (Equiv 430EX II & ETTL-II on/off-camera)

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