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Arkayem Moderator Awarded for his high level skills in flash photography   Richmond Hill, GA (Savannah), US  Charter Member Mon 10-Dec-12 02:09 AM
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>Yes, that's exactly what i did. tried the ynu in s1, but the
>pop up seems to fire off at first curtain as well, thereby
>triggering the ynu immediately. the sb700 on the other hand,
>does an initial prefire first but rightly fires off later on
>second curtain..
>i wonder if there's a way to turn off the pop up flash from
>firing that initial preflash - this seems to be triggering the
>ynu incorrectly on first curtain...

Commander Manual mode still fires a preflash to control the remote flashes. This preflash will fire your optical slaves before the shutter even opens.

You have to put your on-camera flash into Manual mode to eliminate the preflash.

Russ
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A general, generic topicRear curtain sync with cowboy NPT-04 wireless trigger [View all] , sunilchand , Sun 09-Dec-12 05:31 AM
 
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     Reply message RE: Rear curtain sync with cowboy NPT-04 wireless trigg... Chris Platt Silver Member
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               Reply message RE: Rear curtain sync with cowboy NPT-04 wireless trigg... Arkayem Moderator Awarded for his high level skills in flash photography
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