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rodc14

Vienna, AT
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rodc14 Registered since 10th Feb 2009
Mon 21-Dec-09 01:03 PM | edited Mon 21-Dec-09 01:55 PM by rodc14

Hello All,

I just purchased a SB400 to learn more about flash photography. I read several very interesting blogs on Nikon CLS.

http://nikonclspracticalguide.blogspot.com/2008/01/ttl-flash-metering-system-not-ttl-bl.html

The manual says the SB400 works in iTTL mode but I infer from the blog that in fact there are two modes, TTL and TTL-BL. As the SB400 does not have a mode switch, my question is:

Does the SB400 work in TTL mode if I put the camera (D90)in Manual + spot metering and in TTL/BL in the other modes with matrix metering, such as, Aperture/Shutter priority?

This appears to be a fascinating yet complex topic to grasp.

Thanks,
Rod

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