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09-04-2008, 12:02 AM   #1
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wireless with k10 and 360 fgz

Hi, if anyone can tell me how you can wirelessly shoot with the k10 i would appreciate it. I was under the impression after i downloaded ver 1.3 firmware i would be able to use pentax 360 kinda like nikon's cls system. If i was wrong i am so selling this thing!!=(

09-08-2008, 06:40 AM   #2
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I shoot wireless with K10 and 360, it is easy.
Check out the tutorials here :
PENTAX Digital SLR - The New Classic

And here is another recent thread :
https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/general-pentax-photography/36533-flash-photography.html

Next time try a search
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Use the third tutorial on the Pentaxdslr site.

I keep forgetting to set the wireless mode using the function button, check that.

My 360 and K10D work fine in wireless,.

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09-08-2008, 08:07 AM   #4
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First of all, small tips:
1) Mount flash on-to camera. Select desired Channel on flash.
2) Select in camera menu Wireless-Flash (Fn->Down->W)
3) Once you've OK, you'll see CH # on top LCD panel - that is you channel number
4) dismount flash from camera. Set it to Wireless mode and Slave 1 (Slave 2 is for manual wireless, and Slave 1 is for P-TTL wireless. This can be accessed by holding LIGHT button on flash)
5) In your camera go to "Custom Setting" -> "Flash in Wireless Mode" (bottom of the list).
1 - means that built-in camera flash will act like Master flash, 2 - for Control only mode.

That's it
It is all quite easy.

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I cant do this on my K100D, right?
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QuoteOriginally posted by ghost Quote
I cant do this on my K100D, right?
If you can't, there is still the possibility to buy a long wire, or maybe use a radio trigger or other way.
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