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01-11-2010, 07:53 AM   #1
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Wireless AF540 without pop-up

Hi All, took the plunge and got myself the AF-540 with the intent to learn on effective flash lighting... until now I have only had the popup flash on the K20D available and have only used as a last resort...

Question which arose when I was playing around in the hotel room with the K20D and the AF-540... I could get it to flash wirelessly, but only if the K20D flash also fired. Is there a possibility to fire wirelessly the AF540 without the pop-up?

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I'm afraid you'll need radio triggers for that.
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Set the popup flash on the camera to wireless controller. Then you will not have the light from the popup flash, but only the control blinks.
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Or get another 540/360 or other capable flashgun to act as a controller, but why would you want to do that?
Just use the popup as control only as Chris says.

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