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Setting a SB-700 as off-camera flash for D850

I have currently a Nikon D850 along with a SB-700 flash, whose main purpose is to shoot cosplays in events. I'm happy that using it on the hotshoe would get better photos than without it, but ...
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How do I remotely control an SB-800 with my Nikon D5500?

The SB-800 can be put into optical slave (SU-4) mode and be triggered by the popup flash on your camera. First, turn on your flash. Press and hold the "sel" button for 2 seconds. Arrow ...
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How do I remotely control an SB-800 with my Nikon D5500?

Is there a way to use the Nikon SB-800 [speedlight] with the D5500 remotely? You can fire it if you put the SB-800 into SU-4 mode and fire the D5500's pop-up flash. This is a "dumb" optical ...
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How do I remotely control an SB-800 with my Nikon D5500?

For remote flash, the Nikon solution is the SU-800. At that price, I would look in to wireless (RF) flash triggers which are more versatile since it doesn't require line of sight like the SU-800. ...
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Setting a SB-700 as off-camera flash for D850

I just did the same, using my SB700 (and D850)with the Godox X pro N and the X 1 receivers. It worked great practicing in the house, either on Manual or TTL (on the flashes), but when I tried to set ...
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Is it possible to command the Nikon SB-R200 with a Metz flash in master commander mode?

I don't have a Metz 52, but in the Manual for the Nikon version, on page 167 it begins with an English description of its use with Nikon Advanced Wireless Lighting mode (AWL is the wireless optical ...
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Flash that has the same "master" features as a sb-800

For the SB-R200 units, the SU-800 will be the least expensive Nikon ($250). It is not a flash, but it is a commander. It also has a special switch in the battery compartment for the SB-R200 use. ...
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