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MicroSync + GRD: the definitive fix

jorgeAD

New Member
This is how I got my GRD2 to work with the MicroSync radio flash slave trigger. Got some transparent nail varnish, (I used Sally Hansen "Hard as Nails" Iron & Epoxy formula) and gave the MicroSync transmitter metal base several layers (everything but the central contact).

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This way the smaller three Sigma dedicated flash contacts on the GRD hot shoe wont come into contact with one another and stop the camera from syncing.

And here is a little homage to Brandt and Man Ray... and proof of what can be done with the Micro Sync and a Ricoh GRD2, camera set at F5.6, 1/60, ISO 80. The MicroSync was about 1.5 mt. to the side, connected to a Canon 580EX through a Wein HSH adapter.

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