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Old Jun 13, 2002, 11:07 AM   #1
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Default $20 Slave Flashes and exposed film strip

Found references to $20 Slave Flashes and exposed film strip to cover flash on Nikon 995 to allow IR only to trigger slave flashes. Do you know of retail sources of items?
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Old Jun 13, 2002, 10:31 PM   #2
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Pretty much any camera shop should have a slave unit, though they might not all work off the ifrared residual from the on-board flash. Even if it doesn't, you should be able to tone down the on-camera flash enough so the slave dominates.

Make sure you turn off any red-eye reduction pre-flash from your on-board unit.
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