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#1 juanmag

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Posted 18 November 2017 - 12:57 PM

Hi all of you out there..im starting in this ew underwater photography world..its been a year already..i own a canon 7d in an aquatica housing, 8" dome and  an ikelite  vega light.and i like shooting wide angle..now im about to by my first strobe..but i found these quit trouble for me so if you have any comment  that can help me to make the decision i will be very happy...im kind on a budgget so i was thinking on a inon s2000 or inon d2000...suggestion?


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#2 tursiops

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Posted 18 November 2017 - 02:54 PM

If you like wide angle, then those two strobes you mention may not be bright enough. I'd look for a used Inon Z240.



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Posted 18 November 2017 - 06:55 PM

thanks for the reply..im looking for one..but im cheling this two as well e..would you recommend the s2000 or the d2000? if you had to choose between those?

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Posted 18 November 2017 - 07:05 PM

I'd choose the S2000, since it is smaller but not weaker. I may even sell my YS-D1s and get two S2000s, just fo the smaller size.



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Posted 18 November 2017 - 08:04 PM

thanks again..