Using D600 with SB600 cls for macro

Started Jun 10, 2014 | Discussions thread
Duncan Glendinning Regular Member • Posts: 269
Re: Using D600 with SB600 cls for macro

DavePeterson wrote:

Hey all you Nikon Macro shooters...

I am just setting up my macro right for flash. I am wondering if CLS is usable or if I should use some kind of a cable. I want to use an SB600 in slave mode, driven by my D600 as commander (using the pop-up flash). My macro rig will be the typical unit with a flash bracket with the flash mounted on a gooseneck and diffuser at the end.

So... should I go with CLS, or just get a hotshoe sync cable. Or something else?



I use my SB600 in slave mode for CLS with all my Nikon bodies. I use a SG-3IR ( to eliminate the on-camera flash from contributing to the exposure.

Hope this helps...  Duncan

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