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09-14-2018, 06:18 AM   #1
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TTL for K-1

I need some advice on third party TTLs that work well with my K-1.

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I use a Yongnuo YN585 that I use. Seems to work okay, I only use in on camera or on a flash bracket with a cable connected to the flash shoe on the camera. It does not support High Speed Sync if that is important to you.
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I'm a fan of Cactus, though it's TTL only works off-camera via the remote trigger. It does support HSS and rear curtain sync and multi flash, but most of all I find it fairly reliable.
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I own Yongnuo YN585EX and Metz 58 AF-2. I highly recommend the later for its supported modes, as it offers P-TTL with HSS as well as auto mode. Nevertheless, I don't like the menu and buttons on the Metz 58 AF-2. It takes too many key presses to adjust a simple thing likes flash compensation.

If you don't need HSS, however, YN585EX is a good option. It is sturdy and relatively cheap. I can adjust flash compensation much quicker on the Yongnuo one. I prefer to use my Yongnuo as an on-camera flash when I don't need HSS, e.g. indoor shoots.

09-14-2018, 07:57 AM   #5
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Shanny is also ok

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