Category: Reviews

Pixel King i-TTL trigger for Nikon review

We try the Pixel King Wireless i-TTL radio trigger, using it with Nikon speedlights and with low-priced third party i-TTL flashes from China. Does it work?

Tronix Explorer XT3 battery pack review

The XT3 is Innovatronix’s biggest, most powerful location lighting solution yet. We put this pure sine wave battery inverter through its paces.

Fottga Lumox 520 flash trigger review

Fottga are a new Chinese company manufacturing photographic accessories. Their first original product is a wireless flash trigger called the Lumox 520. How does it fare in our review?

Jinbei Digital Pioneer DPsIII review

Foto Morgen of Germany kindly sent us a Jinbei Digital Pioneer DPsIII-500 to try out. The Digital Pioneer sIII series are Bowens-mount mains studio flashes which can be wirelessly controlled by way of an optional handheld controller.

Viltrox JY-2410 Transceiver review

Viltrox’s auto-sensing transceiver is an AA-powered radio trigger with TTL pass-through. A simple and promising design, but is it any good in practice?

MeiKe Speedlite MK-430, MK-431 review

We evaluate the MeiKe MK-430 and MK-431, third party external flashguns with manual, TTL and stroboscopic modes for use on and off camera.

Nice N-flash Wireless Studio Flash review

The Nicefoto N-Flash 480A is a Chinese monolight with a built-in lithium battery and radio trigger. How does it stand up to our hands-on testing?

Aputure Amaran: Perfect LED Lighting Solution?

Aputure sent us some samples of their latest Amaran LED lamps to evaluate. The Amaran AL-198 is a battery-powered lamp with 198 LEDs and adjustable intensity. The AL-198A adds the ability to “zoom” or adjust the beam angle of the emitted light.