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I have a problem taking fast pictures when using my FL50 R flash. I have to wait for the flash to recharge each time I want to take a picture.
Anyone had the same problem and know how to get around it without having to buy something expensive like the SHV-1 Flash high voltage set?
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It really depends how fast you're talking, and if it's in bright sunlight or not. If it's bright, or you're using high speed sync flash, and using a full dump of power, then you usually will have to wait for a recharge. How long are you having to wait?
What batteries are you using and how old are they.
That unit re-charges pretty quick, I often use mine in the studio and recharge times have never been an issue.
I use Duracel battaries and the wait is pretty long. Indoors, we are looking at something like about 10 seconds.
I use Duracell and Everready re-chargeable in a Sony flash, cycle times are very quick and I can usually get 4 fires with out recycling on burst mode.
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