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diverdoug1

Member Since 29 Jul 2008
Offline Last Active Aug 28 2014 04:42 PM
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In Topic: Positioning Fiber Optic Snoot

24 August 2014 - 08:22 AM

All of the positions you mention will work, just be creative!  Positioning the snoots straight on will let you set your camera for a slightly darker background, but not significantly, but do max out the strobe output if you want a darker background with a properly illuminated subject.


In Topic: Ikelite fiber optic use from strobe connector?

14 August 2014 - 08:15 PM

Sorry, my buddy switched over to an Aquatica rig and sold his Ikelite stuff.  I never took a photo of the DS51 triggered setup.


In Topic: Ikelite fiber optic use from strobe connector?

13 August 2014 - 05:39 PM

Just buy a crappy used DS51 and hook it up to the strobe connector, zip tie the DS51 to your strobe arms,and slave your good strobes off of the DS51.  You should mask the DS51 with black tape to decrease backscatter.  I set up this arrangement when a friend wanted to compare Ikelite DS200 strobes to some D1 strobes using an Ike housing.


In Topic: How's my logic...

13 August 2014 - 03:07 PM

I think Buddy was assuming that the 10-17 was a rectilinear lens.


In Topic: Ikelite housing lens reflection problems

05 August 2014 - 12:24 AM

Are you using a shade on your dome port?