Trigger for using camera phone with external flash?

Started May 9, 2013 | Discussions thread
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ScratchDisk Veteran Member • Posts: 3,189
Re: Trigger for using camera phone with external flash?

Hi, Not sure if Bluetooth can be fast enough ..

If all else fails, it's always possible to use off-cam flash like this:

The 580ExII is been driven by a simple optical slave device, which in turn is responding to the P&S's built-in flash (behind the IR-pass filter). But you could put an RF trigger link, Tx & Rx, between the optical slave and any driven off-cam lights, Studio or Speedlites. (Hopefully 'pre-flashes' are not an issue with phone flash - if they were, you'd need some 'pre-flash ignore' tech.)Cheers, Donald

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