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yinger Basic MemberThu 02-Mar-06 04:03 AM
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"SB600 Tripod Mount"


Vancouver, CA
          

Dear Nikonians,

I just want to know which accessories do i need in order to mount my SB600 onto a
tripod, so I don't need an assistant to hold up the flash.

I've been diging around online.. but can't find the right accessories.

Thank u all in advance,

Yinger

: yinger wong
:: vancouver, bc

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edmun
02nd Mar 2006
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02nd Mar 2006
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02nd Mar 2006
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03rd Mar 2006
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06th Mar 2006
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07th Mar 2006
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07th Mar 2006
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edmun Registered since 16th Sep 2003Thu 02-Mar-06 04:48 AM
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#1. "RE: SB600 Tripod Mount"
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eugene, US
          

It should have come with the AS-19 stand which will mount on a tripod

ledmun

  

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wailingtoad Registered since 28th Oct 2005Thu 02-Mar-06 01:02 PM
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#2. "RE: SB600 Tripod Mount"
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Yes, both the SB-600 and SB-800 come with the AS-19 stand which has a plastic hotshoe and a tripod socket. This, of course, assumes you are going to be using it as a wireless remote flash with some other flash (SB-800, D70 builtin flash, etc.) setup as the iTTL master.

Another option would be to get a SC-17, SC-28, or SC-29 flash sync cord. The hotshoe on these cords has a tripod socket on the bottom, and you maintain full iTTL functionality while having the flash off camera.

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avm247 Moderator Awarded for high skills in documentary architecture and aviation photography Charter MemberThu 02-Mar-06 04:09 PM
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#3. "RE: SB600 Tripod Mount"
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Rancho Cordova, US
          

An AS-10 also has a tripod 1/4"-20 socket but without the chord. This will work great in a wireless CLS mode.

"http://www.bhphotovideo.com/images/items/37082.jpg?"

If you want a TTL chord: SC-17, SC-28, or SC-29 will work. (Yes, they will all work with I-TTL.)

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yinger Basic MemberFri 03-Mar-06 03:15 AM
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#4. "RE: SB600 Tripod Mount"
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Vancouver, CA
          

Thank you all for your prompt and helpful reply! I am going to give that a shot on my next photo shoot. Now I have an extra person around rather then holding the flash up high for me.. thanks folks!


: yinger wong
:: vancouver, bc

www.yingerdesign.com

  

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RickW Basic MemberMon 06-Mar-06 12:43 AM
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#5. "RE: SB600 Tripod Mount"
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US
          

You might want to also have a look at this if you are firing your flash wirelessly. An indispensible item.

http://www.bhphotovideo.com/bnh/controller/home?O=productlist&A=details&Q=&sku=349147&is=REG&addedTroughType=search

  

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yinger Basic MemberTue 07-Mar-06 12:42 AM
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#6. "RE: SB600 Tripod Mount"
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Vancouver, CA
          

what a great little gadget.. thanks.

: yinger wong
:: vancouver, bc

www.yingerdesign.com

  

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tarafrost Registered since 03rd Mar 2006Tue 07-Mar-06 02:28 PM
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#7. "RE: SB600 Tripod Mount"
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Springwater, CA
          

I just picked up a couple of these "Justin" clamps (B/M 175F clamps)...very versatile.

JOBY is also coming out with a variant of their gorillapod that will have a flash shoe adapter on top. When it comes out, it might be a useful flash holding accessory as well. You can find a page on the Gorillapod here: http://www.joby.com/products.html

....Andrzej

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....Andrzej

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