Canon has released the Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX II. In Canon’s press release, the new light is mentioned as being compatible with the 600EX-RT; however, that compatibility apparently does not extend to the radio transmitter compatibility. [Read more...]
Phottix has now released a Mitros+ TTL transceiver flash for Nikon. the Mitros+ transceiver flash for Nikon features a built-in Odin transmitter, Odin receiver and Strato II receiver. Existing Phottix triggers, like the Phottix Odin or Strato II, can be used to trigger the Mitros+ without extra receivers. [Read more...]
Check out this informative video from photographer Karl Taylor as he compares various light modifiers with a single subject in his studio. [Read more...]
The Phottix Strato TTL Flash Trigger for Nikon is a 4-channel, 2.4GHz transmitter and receiver set that allows you to shoot at max shutter speeds up to 1/8000s in conjunction with Nikon’s TTL system.
Phottix Strato TTL Flash Trigger Key Features
- TTL flash trigger with EV adjustments (+/- 3 stops in 1/3 stops)
- Quick-change buttons and Backlit LCD to adjust EV level, mode, and channel
- High Speed Sync mode – 1/8000s
- Second Curtain Sync mode
- Wired and wireless shutter release functions
- 100 meter range
- Compatible with other Phottix flash triggers
I recently decided that I wanted to take my food photography up to another level, and in order to really make that work, I needed some soft boxes to better diffuse light.
The problem was that all of the available soft boxes I could find cost upwards of $100 apiece (and I would certainly need at least two soft boxes to make my setup work). Since this was just a project for sharing amongst my friends, rather than for paying work, I couldn’t justify the expense. [Read more...]
The LEDs are upgrades to its past best sellers, and come complete with all-metal barn doors that lock on and stay in place no matter how it’s mounted, to shape and control lighting.
The LED-312D is a daylight balanced light at 5600K with a CRI of 92 with variable intensity, while the LED-312DS is a variable temperature light.
Check out the overview video for the LED-312D and 312DS lights below. [Read more...]
PocketWizard just announced a new mail-in rebate program for its MiniTT1, FlexTT5, PlusX and/or Plus III radio triggers. The Mini TT1 and FlexTT5 get a $25 rebate, while the PlusX and Plus III have $15 rebates available.
You can find all of these PocketWizard radio triggers here at B&H Photo.
The rebate form and details are available here on PocketWizard’s website.