Upload & Sell: On
| p.1 #3 · What cable to connect 5D to strobe |
John Power wrote:
...Every once and awhile I would like to be able to use the remaining strobe but am uncertain as to how to connect it to my 5D. I am assuming there is a cable I can buy to do this so any suggestions or comments?
You need a PC (Prontor-Compur) cord with a standard or screwlock male plug on the camera side, and a 1/4" phone plug on the Profoto side. I recommend this one:
It's about half the typical price of a Profoto-branded one.
BTW, if you aren't old enough to know why a phone plug is called a "phone" plug, this is why: