Wireless Flash Trigger

Canon ST-E3-RT Version 2 trigger is basically the original but with 3 new features most can’t use

Feb 5, 2021
John Aldred

Canon has announced a new Version 2 of their ST-E3-RT trigger for controlling Canon speedlights off-camera. If you were hoping for some massive upgrade, though,…

Godox has killed off its A1 Bluetooth smartphone flash trigger

Oct 24, 2020
John Aldred

The Godox smartphone flash and Bluetooth remote control unit, the Godox A1, has been discontinued. The Godox A1 was released in 2017 to quite some…

Nikon releases weird flash triggers that hang off the side of your camera and they’re “only” $200

Oct 19, 2020
John Aldred

Nikon’s been long criticised for not having any decent kind of wireless control system since they switched from the optical CLS/AWL to the new radio…

Yongnuo finally starts to unify their flash systems with the new YN560-TX Pro

Jul 31, 2019
John Aldred

A couple of years ago, I made a post about why I could no longer recommend Yongnuo to flash newcomers over Godox. In short, their systems…

Godox officially announces the X2T trigger – an upgraded X1T with built in Bluetooth

May 21, 2019
John Aldred

Godox first teased the X2T trigger back in February at WPPI. A refresh to the X1T, with a few extra buttons, easier adjustments and the…

Profoto launches the Connect – a completely button-free flash trigger

Mar 27, 2019
John Aldred

Most flash triggers today have a massive array of buttons and doohickies with a fancy LCD screen. Just look at the Godox XPro. According to…

The Flashpoint R2 Pro Mark II seems a good upgrade from the Godox XPro trigger

Jan 14, 2019
John Aldred

When Adorama announced that they were starting to go in their own direction with their rebranded Godox kit and actually developing their own compatible products,…

Flashpoint launches “exclusive” R2 Pro Mark II upgrade for the Godox XPro

Oct 8, 2018
John Aldred

In response to user feedback over the Godox XPro trigger, Adorama has now announced the R2 Pro Mark II trigger for Canon. Don’t worry, Nikon….

Godox finally launches Android app for the A1 – but only for some phones

Jul 29, 2018
John Aldred

Almost a year later than originally scheduled, Godox has finally released an Android app for the Godox A1 mobile flash trigger. The A1 was launched…

The Godox XPro trigger is coming to Fuji in January (sorry Sony shooters!)

Dec 28, 2017
John Aldred

Well, this might upset some Sony shooters, but it looks like Fuji are going to be getting the Godox XPro trigger next. It’s quite surprising…