Hi maybe stupid question... how to setup the SB28 with a slaveflash? I cant use 3d metering with the flash (or can I?) so should I put in TTL mode and then use it as normal.. will this produce good exposure? I thought that I put a question here before I proceed with try & error method Best regards Johan
#1. "RE: SB28 + slaveflash" In response to Reply # 0
San Pedro Garza García, MX
LAST EDITED ON Jun-28-01 AT 01:36 AM (GMT)
If I am understanding correctly, if you want to use ther SB-28 as a slave, triggered by a built-in unit, you could use 3D metering and TTL if with a SU-4. If not, then check the ISO speed (it is set automatically to 100, adjust accordingly if needed). Now, if you want to use the SB-28 mounted on your camera and another flash as a slave, then you have to decide which one you want to be your dominant light source, then adjust the settings on the slave flash accordingly. Sorry I have to run elsewhere right now; if insufficiently clear ... I'll be back Have a great time JRP (Nikonian at the north-eastern Mexican desert) My profile Previous photographic journey, before Nikonians: A Brief Love Story
#2. "RE: 1 camera mounted SB26 + 1 SB-26 slaveflash" In response to Reply # 1
I am trying to use my F100 with 2 SB-26 flash units. The slave is mounted on a SU-4. The slave flash is firing however, I can't get the light right to properly illuminate the subjects hair from the top. Any suggestions?
#3. "RE: 1 camera mounted SB26 + 1 SB-26 slaveflash" In response to Reply # 2
Check the angle of your hairlight (slave flash). Make sure it is at an angle so that your camera will pick it up. Also make sure both your SU-4 and your slave SB-26 are not in slave mode at the same time. I'm sure that could foul things up.
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