New pocketwizards released

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  1. Overread

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    Well soon to be released - and the newer versions are supporting Canon ETTL II shooting as well - making things much simpler for the photographer.

    The nikon equivalent should be released in Q2 2009 canon release is 1st March

    PocketWizard® - ControlTL
     
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    link didn't work for me :(
     
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    Here's the link for the Video: PocketWizard® - Technology
    I'm having the same problem with them that I am with Radio Poppers. Can't fire a strobe too. How damn hard is it to put a PC out on it. I guess at least with the Radio Poppers you could put a hot shoe to pc adapter on it. We'll see. I'm ordering mine as soon as they're availible for the Nikon.
     
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    odd - link was a bit slow once or twice for me - but it works
     
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    No word yet on price. I have been scouring the net but nothing.
     
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    Their whole site is running slow today. Probably because everyone and their brother is hopping on to check out the new toys...
     
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    I stand corrected. You can fire a studio strobe with them. Hallelujah!! As soon as the pre order pops up for the Nikon units, I'm all over it. 1200 foot max for strobes 800 for TTL but that's plenty far enough for me.
     
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    Strobist posted an update with pricing:

     
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    And I just #*$()#*$ ordered my set of PWs.
     
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    Nice. I'm all over that.
     
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