sx50 & yongnuo 602c wireless flash triggers

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Mark B.
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Re: sx50 & yongnuo 602c wireless flash triggers
In reply to Paul S Wheeler, 5 months ago

Paul S Wheeler wrote:

I recently acquired 3 of these triggers, with 1 on camera and 2 on remote flashes on manual. The test button on the camera transmitter will fire both flashes, however the cameras flash seems to be disabled when the trigger is on the shoe and will not fire the trigger.

Has anyone had any success with wireless triggers on the sx50?. for info this situation occurs in all camera modes.

regards,

Paul

If I understand correctly - you have a tranmitter mounted on the camera that will trigger 2 receivers on which you've attached wireless flashes.  It also sounds like you are raising the flash on the camera.  With any Canon camera, there is a switch activated when something is mounted on the hotshoe which will prevent the built-in from firing.  I've not used RF transmitters on my SX50, but what should be happening is there should be a signal going to the transmitter that will make it trigger the receivers.  Is this not happening?

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