A&P Best diffuser for a 580ex II?

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  1. nindia

    nindia OT Supporter

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    I guess they're all interchangeable with Nikons for the most part...

    What do you guys use if anything?
     
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    very broad question, is this off-camera or on-camera? how big of a diffuser do you want? Basically teh bigger the diffuser, the softer the light
     
  3. nindia

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    on camera and size isn't a BIG deal...any examples of something decent sized?

    it's going to be for indoor use mostly
     
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    midibouncer
    omnibounce
    whale tail
     
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    I use:
    demb flip it jumbo
    stofen big bounce
    dtofenomni bounce

    just depends on what you're doing with it
     
  7. Gary Fong if you've got the cash. Otherwise, a Stoffen or a DIY Better Bounce Card
     
  8. Cicada

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    i had an omnibounce, but i really always wanted a lightsphere :o
     
  9. IntheWorks

    IntheWorks windin film.. takin pics Moderator

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    the fong stuff sucks....

    best diffuser if you wanna pay for something is the flip it... or a simple white index card held on by a rubber band works better than any of the fong products
     
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    Wirelessly posted via wap.offtopic.com (Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows CE; IEMobile 7.6) Sprint MP6900SP)

    i use the stofen. both the bouncers and the omni.
     
  11. Wobistdu

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    damn i really need to learn flash photography.
     
  12. xenon supra

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    I've been much happier with the results of the gary fong on my sb600 than i was with my lumiquest giant bounce contraption.

    plus, gary fong looks much better tahn that giant white thing on top of my flash.
     
  13. mojito

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    all depends on how you use it, and flash to subject distance.
     
  14. Jcolman

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    A 3'x4' piece of white foamcore on a light stand. Seriously soft light.
     

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