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Hello All,

Today I received 3 tt600 speedlights and a godox X2T P trigger (with pass through adapter) and I could not be happier. The ability to work with lights that are manageable with a few basic controls is wonderful. My wife wants to be my VAL at the moment so I haven’t even broken out my new boom stands yet.

Just taking portraits of the dogs with 3 lights set at random power set about the room makes photographs that would never be possible relying completely on ambient light. I will be playing with these for months and even then I am not sure I want to move to a studio strobe anytime soon.

Adding flash opens a whole new world that I never really had an appreciation for until this point. Thanks to everyone for their help and guidance.

Mike

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QuoteOriginally posted by rml63 Quote
Adding flash opens a whole new world that I never really had an appreciation for until this point.
I concur. I was a photographer for for 30 years and had never understood flash or used it creatively. It opens up a whole new world.
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QuoteOriginally posted by rml63 Quote
I am not sure I want to move to a studio strobe anytime soon.
As soon as you discover the control afforded by working in a controlled space with high quality light shaping tools you will, it is inevitable.
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