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Godox Xpro Turning Off Auto-ISO?

 
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Jun 29, 2018 06:46 |  #1

Hey all!

All controversy of manual vs. auto ISO aside, I noticed that when I’m using a Godox Xpro-N transmitter to control my off-camera V860IIs, the auto-ISO on my D850 shuts off; rather, the top LCD still reads “AUTO ISO,” but the actual ISO stays locked into one value, instead of adjusting between minimum and 3200 as appropriate.

Am I missing a setting or anything here?

Thanks in advance! :-P


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Jun 29, 2018 07:33 |  #2

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Hey all!

All controversy of manual vs. auto ISO aside, I noticed that when I’m using a Godox Xpro-N transmitter to control my off-camera V860IIs, the auto-ISO on my D850 shuts off; rather, the top LCD still reads “AUTO ISO,” but the actual ISO stays locked into one value, instead of adjusting between minimum and 3200 as appropriate.

Am I missing a setting or anything here?

Thanks in advance! :-P

Manual or TTL for the flash? That may have an impact.


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Jun 29, 2018 07:42 |  #3

Aperture, distance/reflected light and ISO are important for the flash to determine the required output and it can't have the ISO changing randomly.




  
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Jun 29, 2018 12:45 |  #4

It was set on TTL! And good point on the flash needing constant ISO to work properly. :-)

I was more hoping for somebody to confirm this is how it’s SUPPOSED to happen, though; to make sure I’m mot crazy or doing something wrong! :-P


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Jun 29, 2018 16:27 as a reply to  @ GESWhoPhoto's post |  #5

for canon, Auto iso with a TTL flash on board usually means 400iso - unless it needs to change to get the correct exposure. I never liked that as I would usually get over exposed pics when cloudy outdoors, and I had forgot to switch it to a stable iso. I'm guessing Nikon has a default iso with a ttl flash on board as well, but I dont' know for fact.


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