The Phottix Aster Wireless Flash Trigger receiver wirelessly triggers off-camera flashes and studio lights.
This receiver attaches to portable flashguns with a hot shoe style mount or via a PC Sync cable, and is meant to be used with the Phottix Aster transmitter.
The Phottix Aster receiver offers multiple modes.
W (wireless) Mode The receiver is triggered by a wireless signal from the Phottix Aster transmitter. The receiver should be within 30 m. of the transmitter.
L (light) Mode The receiver is optically triggered. A cameras pop-up flash, or another flashgun or studio strobe will fire the flash unit connected to the receiver.
The Phottix Aster receiver has 4 wireless channels to avoid radio interference and allows photographers to easily create multiple lighting set-ups.
-Receiver battery type: CR2 3V battery
-Standby current: 0uA, working current: 600uA
-Receiver connection: 3.5 mm socket for PC Sync cord
-Flash PC Sync cord with 3.5 mm plug and a 6.3 mm plug adapter included
-Operating distance: W (wireless) mode 30m (100 ft.) in open areas, L (light) mode 10m
-Sync speed: Varies from 1/125s to 1/250s depending on the sync speed of flashes/strobes and types of camera
-Operation Frequency: 433 MHz
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