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08-07-2015, 07:17 PM - 1 Like   #1
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Flash on the Cheap for Sony ASeries Mirrorless Cameras

Ive been Trying to hash out the best way to get Wireless HSS E-TTL on my Sony A7 and I have found it. Works fantastic.
Multishoe to Alpha flash adapter
I have 2 sets of the Pixel King( Bought each set for about $80US$)for sony 2xTransmitters 2xreceivers: the Transmitters can also be used as receivers so i use 1 as controller to control three flashes
I have 1x Minolta 5600hs Program D(doesHSS) 2x 3600hs Program D(doesHSS) and 1x Metz 24 I use in one hand when I want to travel light. It really pays to be patient and wait for the right ebay auction to come along.
I think this whole setup cost me $500US$ (the price of one sony flash with native multishoe.)



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08-07-2015, 07:53 PM   #2
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Result in a Outdoor Festival tent with no lighting one Minolta 5600hs program D flash. Sony A7 Rokinon 85mm at f4 or f5.6ish iso 50 100th sec
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Very nice captured without breaking the bank.
08-23-2015, 10:50 AM   #4
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QuoteOriginally posted by ethanbt Quote
Very nice captured without breaking the bank.
Thanks. The flashes wont do HSS if articulated on camera so I got around that by mounting on tripod or laying them flash towards bounce surface. Another tip.. for HSS you need the front curtain E-shutter off otherwise you may get bottom shadow(Menu/Settings/4/e-Front Curtain Shut./off)


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