Profoto will release an Air Remote for Sony cameras next year so that Sony mirrorless owners can control and trigger Profoto flashes.

Unlike its products for Canon and Nikon, Profoto didn’t have to reverse engineer the flash controls in Sony cameras–Sony licensed the technical specs to Profoto to enable the collaboration.

The Profoto Air Remote TTL-S will be available in 2017. Like the existing Air, it will sit on the hotshoe and offer full TTL and HSS capability with Profoto’s Pro-10, D2, B1, and B2 flashes. It has a range of 300 m and uses 8 channels with control over three groups of lights on each channel.

It runs on two AAA batteries with a battery life of 30 hours.



Quick Tip: How to Avoid Excess Baggage Fees

Posted by on Wednesday July 25, 2018 | Business, Photo Gear

Clients are so budget-conscious that every dollar you save on expenses counts. And airline fees can add up quickly. In our story “Pro Photographers’ Favorite Travel Hacks,” several photographers shared their strategies for avoiding excess baggage fees. “Use curbside check-in to help with overweight [equipment cases],” Christopher Testani recommends. “If you use curbside check-in and... More