HSS flash not working properly on A99 --help please

Started Nov 19, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Evildogofdoom
Evildogofdoom Senior Member • Posts: 1,659
Re: HSS flash not working properly on A99 --help please
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Are you using the flash straight ahead? If you are using  the flash in any other position, HSS will not work. As HSS uses a series of flashes, its range is much reduced. Using bounced light would reduce the flash range even further, so the system is designed to prevent this happening.

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