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Set up a flash with both radio and optical wireless features to optical wireless mode

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Follow these steps to set up your external flash in optical wireless mode.

NOTES:

  • For optical wireless communication, make sure the controller and remote are within 5 meters of each other.
  • Make sure the controller and remote use the same channel for wireless communication.
  • It's better to use radio wireless mode if both controller and remote have radio wireless features. Refer to the manual for model-specific instructions.

 

Set Up the Flash as a Controller

  1. Mount the flash on your camera's multi-interface shoe.
  2. Set your flash to optical wireless.
    1. Press the MENU button.
    2. Select the tab for Image indicating the icon for the radio wireless flash .
    3. Select Image indicating the item that selects either the radio wireless flash or optical wireless flash.
    4. Select the icon for Image indicating the icon for the optical wireless flash .
  3. Set your flash in optical CTRL mode:
    1. Press the WL button.
    2. Select Icon indicating the controller in the optical wireless mode .

 

Set Up the Flash as a Remote

  1. Set your flash to optical wireless.
    1. Press the MENU button.
    2. Select the tab for Image indicating the icon for the radio wireless flash .
    3. Select Image indicating the item that selects either the radio wireless flash or optical wireless flash.
    4. Select the icon for  Image indicating the icon for the optical wireless flash .
  2. Set your flash in optical RMT mode:
    1. Press the WL button.
    2. Select Icon indicating the remote in the optical wireless mode.