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08-28-2011, 05:03 AM   #1
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NPT-04 Wireless Flash Trigger

Hey guys,

I've got an external flash with my K-r (YN-460) and I'm trying to use it as an off-camera flash with my recently purchased NPT-04. I cannot figure out for the life of me, how to get it to work. The flash works fine on it's own with the wireless trigger (when I hit the test button), but when I fit the trigger on the camera, it doesn't fire the flash when I take a shot. I'm in Manual mode with the 'Wireless Flash' setting turned on. Am I doing something wrong or is there a setting I'm missing?

Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!

08-28-2011, 07:47 AM   #2
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You don't need the wireless mode to be enabled. Just make sure the flash is in manual mode in the camera. The camera will simply trigger the hotshoe contact regardless of it having a flash or a radio trigger.
Make sure the trigger is properly seated and the hotshoe contacts are clean.


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Set your shutter speed to 1/180 or slower. The camera will not trigger above that speed.
08-28-2011, 03:24 PM   #4
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Thanks for the replies guys. I will test it out tonight


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