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04-17-2014, 08:07 AM   #1
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hotshoe Flash

Hi all,
I have pentax k30 and yongnuo yn500iii flash.
when i adjust the camera 1/180 and below shutter speed, hotshoe flash trigger
but when i go above 1/180 flash doesnt trigger,

What is the problem? can it be fixed anyway?

04-17-2014, 08:18 AM   #2
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Working as designed. Flash sync speed for Pentax is 1/180 second.

Any faster and the flash will not fire.
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QuoteOriginally posted by jatrax Quote
Working as designed. Flash sync speed for Pentax is 1/180 second.

Any faster and the flash will not fire.
...Unless you have a Pentax P-TTL capable flash that supports high speed sync (HSS). In that case it will allow higher speeds. Otherwise, 1/180s is your ceiling.


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İs Flash sync speed 1/180 go for all pentax dslrs?
Thank you very much...

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QuoteOriginally posted by Fuhrercyp Quote
İs Flash sync speed 1/180 go for all pentax dslrs?
Thank you very much...
Yes it is.
04-17-2014, 09:59 AM   #6
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