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What does the "[r #]" value in Nikon viewfinders and displays mean?

I'm seeing this on my nikon d7500 as well. It says 2.1k in brackets, press the shutter halfway and it changes to r29. Do I have 29 left, or 2.1k? I'm not familiar with buffering,etc..but after I'm ...
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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?

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?

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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