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PostPosted: Tue Oct 05, 2010 8:39 pm 
I've been a bit frustrated by my ebay triggers lately, it's not that they don't work, they do! But i hate the fact that they misfire here and there and i seem to experience a short circuit sometimes making the flash pop randomly.

I want something not as expensive as a pocket wizard but still more reliable, so what is the next step?


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 05, 2010 8:54 pm 
Haven't tried them myself, but the mid-range recommended triggers are usually Elinchrom Skyports, Paul C. Buff's cybersyncs and JRX Radio-poppers. There's also the phottix atlas, which is basically a pocket wizard plus II for half the price


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 06, 2010 3:32 pm 
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Anel-slo, I don't know which trigger you are using, but I've actually found the Yongnuo RF-602 triggers to be more reliable with my Canon flashes than my Pocket Wizards! (The PW are subject to more radio interference). The RF-602 is now my "cheap trigger" of choice and never misfires for me.

If you are interested, I have a video test/review of the RF-602 on YouTube here:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s5shvFGUf3g

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 06, 2010 6:09 pm 
ebay? for cheap triggers?:|


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 06, 2010 6:35 pm 
what? those sky port thingies look cool!


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 25, 2010 1:32 pm 
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I highly recommend the Paul Bluff Cybersyncs.

Great customer service from this company, which is something you should consider with any purchase really.

RF interference isn't too big of a deal with the amount of channels available on these receivers. Great price point as well.

http://www.alienbees.com/remotes.html

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