DIY Photo - Electronique
Get flash to fully experience Pearltrees
/ home / ak / projects /diy-sc-28-flash-cord-clone So I wanted a SC-28 cord for my camera and flash but didn"t want to pay that much for just two connectors and a cable so I decided to make it myself. Didn"t have anything important to do this weekend so here is the result.
Thanks to Strobist I was looking for a cheap power-controlled flash because the ancient Vivitar 728 Zoon N in my collection is a dedicated unit that can only fire at full power on a non-Nikon camera. Buying another flash was certainly an option, but the strobist-way is to solve problems by thinking instead of throwing equipment and money at then.
Update: There is a new low voltage version of the MAX232 called MAX3232.
Canon Nikon Pentax Olympus Sony Panasonic/Lumix Sigma Most DSLR and SLR cameras can be triggered remotely using a release cable.
The delay circuit has been updated with a new PCB design and a new software version!!! The old article can be found at the bottom of this page