I was thinking of the Sigma ring flash, but it seems it may not be the best option and I don't really want to spend the extra dollars on the Nikon Ring Flash -
Has anyone used or have thoughts on the Metz Mecablitz 15 MS-1 Macro Ringlight
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#1. "RE: Metz Mecablitz 15 MS-1" | In response to Reply # 0blw Nikonian since 18th Jun 2004Thu 01-Nov-12 10:04 AM
If you're drawing that conclusion from my comment in your other thread, I think you're drawing the wrong conclusion. (And since there are extremely few users of ring flashes around here...) The Sigma works quite well.
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#2. "RE: Metz Mecablitz 15 MS-1" | In response to Reply # 0MEMcD Nikonian since 24th Dec 2007Sat 03-Nov-12 03:40 PM
I have been using Metz flashes for decades and they have always been extremely reliable and served me very well.
While I don't have the 15 MS-1 Ring Flash it should work the same way as the Nikon R1 system does controlled by the built-in Speedlight in Commander mode or SB-700, SB-800, SB-900, SB-910, SU-800, or one of the Metz Speedlights with Commander mode.
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