In-Depth: Einstein, PocketWizard MiniTT1, AC3, and PowerMC2

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A few weeks ago I got my hands on the long anticipated PocketWizard PowerMC2. The PowerMC2 is a radio receiver unit designed specifically for the Paul C. Buff Einstein 640 studio strobe. I recorded a short video at that time … Read More

The C-Stand: What a grip

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C-Stands, otherwise known as Century Stands, are equipment commonly used in the film industry as grip for rigging various light modifiers and lights themselves.┬áBut while C-Stands are big in film, photographers have also adopted C-Stands because of they provide a … Read More

Abducted by Alien Bees

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When I decided to make the jump into portrait photography, I started off with a pair of Canon 580 EX II Speedlites and the PocketWizard MiniTT1/FlexTT5 system to accompany them. While I was able to make decent use of them … Read More