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Old 07-22-2012   #1
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A very nice video here.

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Nice refresher.

Thanks for the link.
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Syl Arena has two videos on B&H. One is the original of the link from Rense.



Syl Arena's book is loaded with information for anyone using a flash.

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That Arena book is the single BEST photography book I've ever bought and the fact that it's specific to Canon was a double bonus.
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... unless you shoot Nikon, in which case, it still has valuie, jus trade off the Canon terms for Nikon.

The only thing that I question about his style, is that he actually prefers a 33 foot TTL cable instead of wireless triggers... lol
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... unless you shoot Nikon, in which case, it still has valuie, jus trade off the Canon terms for Nikon.

The only thing that I question about his style, is that he actually prefers a 33 foot TTL cable instead of wireless triggers... lol
10 m (33') TTL cable = $65

RadioPopper PX transmitter & receiver = $500

A 580EX II master flash = $450

Syl has an article that outlines all the wireless options nicely.

Going Wireless: E-TTL, Optical Slaves, & Radio Triggers | PixSylated | Syl Arena's Blog on Light & Imagemaking
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First of three parts. Good resource for Canon Flash.
Flash Photography with Canon EOS Cameras - Part I.
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Good refresher! Thanks for posting

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