Kit+Gear | NISSIN i40 – High Speed Sync with Fujifilm XT-1

Yes – The Nissin i40 can do HSS ‘High-Speed-Sync’ on the Fuji XT-1, you just need to know how to active it;

All settings are in M – flash and camera – no TTL rubbish here, so if you don’t like shooting in manual, well that’s just tough.

  1. Turn the flash to manual
  2. Press and hold the test button for 3 seconds (power LED).
  3. After 3 seconds the LED next to the manual control will start to flash to indicate you are in ‘High-Speed-Sync’ baby!

Thats it – happy shooting!

Nissin i40 flash and photo kit

So why the i40? Size!

Nissin i40 flash and Yongnuo 560 iii

It is perfectly balanced on the XT-1, any other flash such as my Yongnuo or Nikon flashes looks and feels top heavy. Not only can it do High-Sync but it has a zoom and LED video light function … and only weighs 203g. Powered by 4x AA batteries, so it also has some kick!

Nissin i40 flash and Yongnuo 560 iii

Check out Wex Photographic for i40

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