Posts Tagged ‘Canon Infrared’

How To Trigger Off-Camera Canon Flashes

January 8th, 2011

If you’ve read my wedding photography tips to get amazing images, you’ll remember that I talked about adding off-camera flash. There are a number of ways to trigger off-camera flashes, but in this post, I’ll be covering how to use Canon’s built-in infrared system so you can get off camera flash without spending a fortune.

Master Flash In order to use Canon’s infrared triggering system, you’ll need a flash that acts as a master to tell other flashes to go off. Since you’re on a budget (who isn’t?), I’d recommend getting a Canon 550 EX Flash. It’s not the latest and greatest, but at the time I’m writing this, you ca[...]