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04-04-2016, 06:46 PM   #1
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Does anyone know the Sto-Fen Omni bounce model that will work with the AF360FGZ II

I find one listed for the AF360FGZ but not the II.
Any help would be appreciated.

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In the Q/A for the one that fits the 360 it says that it fits the 360fgzII also. I am not sure if the person answering is correct though.


http://www.amazon.com/Sto-Fen-371727-Omni-Bounce-OM-PZ8/dp/B0009WDQ3C

---------- Post added 04-04-16 at 10:23 PM ----------

On the Sto-Fen site it lists the 540FGZII, 540FGZ, and 360FGZ as compatibility choices, but does not mention the 360FGZII.

http://www.stofen.com/index.asp

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I had the same question about the Sto-fen for the 540FGZii until I read some comparisons that demonstrated it had no greater effect than the built in diffuser.
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I had the same question before... and don't think Sto-fen makes one for that model... I have learned that I don't need diffuser any more - thanks to the front LED integration design.

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Email sto-fen and ask...
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Hi sarge. I have got a " how to use " link to the stofen which I found very useful. The stofen has a quite limited use really, but when it is used, the results are very different. I hope it is of use to you buddy. As the posters said above, they have found that they don't need one.


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QuoteOriginally posted by Quartermaster James Quote
I had the same question about the Sto-fen for the 540FGZii until I read some comparisons that demonstrated it had no greater effect than the built in diffuser.
Completely different concept, QJ.

The built in diffuser casts a wider angle, the Stofen lets additional light out the top and sides to give bounce fill from all your walls and ceiling.

Of course, *outdoors* there is no such effect - in fact, it's weaker.
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QuoteOriginally posted by pjv Quote
Hi sarge. I have got a " how to use " link to the stofen which I found very useful. The stofen has a quite limited use really, but when it is used, the results are very different. I hope it is of use to you buddy. As the posters said above, they have found that they don't need one.


How to use a flash stofen (diffusion dome) - Quick Photo Tip - YouTube
I actually watched this video. It explains them quite well and is how I use them.

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QuoteOriginally posted by sarge Quote
I actually watched this video. It explains them quite well and is how I use them.

You seem like somebody who does their research !! I hope you can find one that fits. Good luck.
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I am aware of their limitations and proper use of them.
It is just another modifier that I want to have in my bag along with the umbrellas and softboxes. They are tiny and useful in the right environment.
I found the model that my LumoPro LP 180 speed lights use and will be getting those. Just wanted one for my AF360GFZ II as well.
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I like the flashbender better than the Sto-Fen. I bend the panel towards my subject and fire away. Depending on how you adjust it, you can bounce off the ceiling and off the panel to make a pleasing light for the room and a nice fill for your subject. It looks a little funny to have it on your camera, but it works wonderfully. I think the Demp-Flip IT looks better, but for my uses, this works great!
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QuoteOriginally posted by clackers Quote
Completely different concept, QJ.

The built in diffuser casts a wider angle, the Stofen lets additional light out the top and sides to give bounce fill from all your walls and ceiling.

Of course, *outdoors* there is no such effect - in fact, it's weaker.
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