Reason for slow flash sync speed

Started Mar 13, 2014 | Discussions thread
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exdeejjjaaaa Veteran Member • Posts: 7,724
Re: Reason for slow flash sync speed

viking79 wrote:

Focal plane shutters can only sync at 1/160 to 1/250th or so.

it depends on the sensor size too... with manual (non TTL flash - so not time lost on anything) my E-M1 can xsync @ 1/400

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