since in horizontal flash has to be on the left side, it certainly not able to elminate showdow.
(well, it depends, if subject has moderate distance to wall, shadow may right side off len's view on upper part of subject to "eliminate" shadow).
Get a dedicated flash bracket frame such as stroboframe or newton products, it is better as they always permit flash and len on the same vertical axis no matter you shoot vertical or landscape composition.
It may not even more expensive (or little more expensive) than the premium priced piece of metal plate (SK-7) from nikon.
I will have to agree. The SK-7 is a limited solution. It may work well for vertical shots, but not necessarily for horizontal ones. And you still need a SC-17 or other means to make your speedlight fire. Get a StroboFrame bracket by all means. Have a great time JRP (Nikonian at the north-eastern Mexican desert) My profile, My Gallery Previous photographic journey, before Nikonians: A Brief Love Story
I would have MB-17 add up to my system soon. Which is the appropriate bracket for this system (N65) Stroboframe Pro-RL or Camera Flip? I just want something compact yet flexible enough to work with MB-17 attached to the camera, hand-held or with tripod.
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