FL 36 FLASHGUN on epl1

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Joesiv
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Re: FL 36 FLASHGUN on epl1
In reply to twelvebellys, 11 months ago

As was suggested, you should try to reduce the full discharge flashes, this could mean opening up aperture, shooting closer subjects only, increasing ISO's, avoiding bounce when unfeasible (though I highly recommend continuing to bounce if indoors).

New batteries may help, but even with Eneloops, recycle times are slow if you're doing full discharges.

You could pick up a used FL50, it takes 4 batteries, so recycles much faster, and also has capacity to shoot brighter levels.  I happen to have one kicking around that I haven't used in a couple years (as well as a FL36 lol), shoot me a msg if you're interested, I'll give you a good deal!

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