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Jan 08, 2014 17:59 as a reply to  @ post 16589057 |  #4546

I use them with the cable that came with the Einstein. I was tired of the Cyber Commander loose in the shoe, taking it off and on to meter, and it is sometimes nice to have a small amout of TTL fill.

I tested the 622C's outside and had about a 500' range (walking down my sidewalk) until triggering became iffy - which was almost exactly the same as the CyberCommander.


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Jan 08, 2014 18:03 |  #4547

BTNorris wrote in post #16589247 (external link)
I use them with the cable that came with the Einstein. I was tired of the Cyber Commander loose in the shoe, taking it off and on to meter, and it is sometimes nice to have a small amout of TTL fill.

I tested the 622C's outside and had about a 500' range (walking down my sidewalk) until triggering became iffy - which was almost exactly the same as the CyberCommander.

Thanks! now to find that sync cable. Is there a stereo plug on the 622c similar to the PWs?


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Jan 08, 2014 18:18 as a reply to  @ iNfEk's post |  #4548

The 622 end would be a PC cable. Your Bee or Einstein should have come with a "1/8-inch (3.5mm) mini to PC" cable.

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Also available from FlashZebra and 1000 other places, I suppose.


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Jan 08, 2014 18:26 |  #4549

BTNorris wrote in post #16589247 (external link)
I use them with the cable that came with the Einstein. I was tired of the Cyber Commander loose in the shoe, taking it off and on to meter, and it is sometimes nice to have a small amout of TTL fill.

I tested the 622C's outside and had about a 500' range (walking down my sidewalk) until triggering became iffy - which was almost exactly the same as the CyberCommander.

Use a Cyber Sync Transmitter for triggering your strobes and just use the Cyber Commander for metering and setting flash functions. I have never used the Cyber Commander in my hot shoe.


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Jan 08, 2014 18:37 as a reply to  @ agv8or's post |  #4550

Yes, but (1) I already had the 622s but not a CST and (2) not often, but sometimes the TTL passthrough is nice.

I should have been clearer: I keep the CC in my pocket now, not on the camera.


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Jan 08, 2014 19:55 |  #4551

Just wrapped an editorial for a lifestyle magazine.

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Jan 09, 2014 01:04 |  #4552

Nice work and congrats!


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Jan 09, 2014 20:55 |  #4553

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Nice work and congrats!

Thanks man! This was part of a tour we did showcasing the best bartenders and drinks in the area. Here's another I just finished up.

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Jan 09, 2014 20:58 |  #4554

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any AB users have yongnuo yn-622c triggers to trigger their ABs? what type of cable do you use? Right now I'm using PW TT5s and they've been acting up lately and it's pissing me off. so thinking about switching to these less expensive ones.

Nice shot! I use 622c's with my b800s you connect to the ABs by pc sync cord.

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Jan 10, 2014 10:28 |  #4555

JoeyBaccala wrote in post #16592677 (external link)
Nice shot! I use 622c's with my b800s you connect to the ABs by pc sync cord.

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What modifiers did you use for this shot? I really like it!


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Jan 11, 2014 15:40 |  #4556

Thank you very much Mesmer:) It is basically the same setup up as the image below only difference is no flash at background and key light was closer to subject and my model was leaning on a white foam board for a little lower fill.

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Jan 11, 2014 19:22 |  #4557

Thanks! That's a great shot you posted and I was gonna ask the same question as above but you answered it already :)

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Nice shot! I use 622c's with my b800s you connect to the ABs by pc sync cord.

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Jan 12, 2014 12:13 |  #4558

I got an idea the other night for a shot that would involve shooting a portrait, reflected in a mirror, while out in some natural location. Since the weather is less than ideal right now I decided to at least try and work out the mechanics of the shot in my house.

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Jan 12, 2014 21:57 |  #4559

BTNorris wrote in post #16589355 (external link)
Yes, but (1) I already had the 622s but not a CST and (2) not often, but sometimes the TTL passthrough is nice.

I should have been clearer: I keep the CC in my pocket now, not on the camera.

the YN-622 does not pass through from foot to shoe.
The flash on the hot shoe of the YN-622 is an A group remote The YN-622 is the speedlite as far as the camera is concerned. That's why you should put the AB in group B or C.


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Jan 13, 2014 10:16 |  #4560

Sorry linked off facebook:

Using Mola + Einstein

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