Flashpoint 4 Channel, Radio Remote Control Receiver. 110V A/C, Plugs into the A/C Cord of the Monolight

Flashpoint

About Flashpoint 4 Channel

• This receiver is run by the 110 Volt AC current powering the monolight. It is positioned between the the AC power cord and the power inlet on the back of the monolight.



The Flashpoint 4 Channel is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Semi-pro photographer among others.The Flashpoint 4 Channel is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Flashpoint 4 Channel: Easy to use and Lightweight

Summary of Customer Reviews

Customers most agreed on the following attributes:
Pros:
Easy to use (58),Lightweight (57),Reliable (45),Packs small / compresses (29),Strong construction (12),Good price / value (4),Excellent interface (4),Durable (3)
Cons:
Poor quality (17),Unreliable (8),Cheap (4)
Best Uses:
Family photos (31),Weddings (27),Portraits (11),Studio (9),Landscape/scenery (7),Outdoor events / games (5),Travel (5),Lighting (4),Sports/action (4),Wildlife photos (3)
Reviewer Profile:
Semi-pro photographer (31),Photo enthusiast (21),Pro photographer (12),Professional (7),Enthusiast (3),Semi-professional (3)

Flashpoint 4 Channel Features

  • Sensitivity up to 90 feet away

Flashpoint 4 Channel Reviews

Review Snapshot®

 
3.9

(based on 78 reviews)

75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (30)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (32)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (8)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great for the price

I use the radio slaves both at large events and in a studio, works perfectly in my smallish studio, but has a limited range of about 100 ft over all good

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

Be careful

I purchased this received to work with a previously purchased transmitter. Although they are the same brand and model, they are a different product, and will not work together. Be careful, and purchase only if you are buying the complete set.

Reviewed by 78 customers

 
4.0

Perfect for Budget Flash Setup

By

from Indy  -  Semi-pro Photographer

Use two with pair of Adorama "Flashpoint Budget Studio Monolight Flash, 300 Watt Seconds" to complete the "budget" studio lighting kit without spending more for the radios than for the lights. ++Easy to setup, no interference (so far) from other radios/sources, only used with camera ~20ft from lights (so I don't know about the 65ft rating). --One of my two transmitters stopped working via the hot-shoe, still works via the PC-cable; of course, I only need one transmitter for the two receivers.

 
5.0

Just as expected

By

from Escondido Ca.  -  Semi-pro Photographer

Just plug and play.

 
4.0

Works very well. Great price!

By

from Alabama  -  Pro Photographer

Easy to operate but would not recommend using this with more than 1 photographer using the same remote control. They do interfere with each other. Would buy again even when on different channels.

 
5.0

Wireless trigger

By

from El Paso  -  Photo Enthusiast

I use this product for Portraits, Weddings, Quinceaneras,Little league, Karate Demos, Grank kids football, and it allows me to photograph right there in the park. Along with my Flashpoint monolights and power battery pack it is plain and simple Awsome!!!! Got it last week, have shot over 600 shots and missifired once....the moonlight was OFF!! Go figure!! Doesn't get any better than this. Worth the price and much satisfied with quality and results.

 
4.0

Works but connection is a bit jiggly

By

from Orlando, FL  -  Hobbyist/Enthusiast

I use this with a DG600 monolight. It's been completely reliable but if I angle the light up at all the power cord from the trigger tends to work itself loose and shut down the light. I ended up wrapping a couple layers of electrical tape around the plug.

 
4.0

Works as advertised

By

from San Antonio TX  -  Semi-Professional

I took a chance and glad I did. Fires immediately; no lag time. I use with Flashpoint 320Ms. So far it is reliable and I will continue to use. Best bang for the buck. No TTL, manual only but no problem for me, I always use flash meter to get the light just right. If you are on a budget you can't beat them, but I find these are a great substitute for more expensive brands. They are not built real sturdy but I purchased three sets in case of any failure. So far no issues. I plan on buying the DC version too. Works great in studio and out doors as well. Very good distance.

 
4.0

Love It...Easy to Use

By

from New York, NY  -  Professional

Works great on controling the light and syncs with white balance. Portraits look amazing and light effects are spot on.

 
4.0

"I would buy this product again and agai

By

from Pittsburgh PA  -  Semi-Professional

I had bought the 4 channel driven on price aline... Don't do iy I know have 2 - 8 Channel and they work fine, I have had to replace bulbs ounce. and they work fine.

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

A must buy!!!

By

from Cloquet, MN  -  Professional

I was skeptical at first about using this product because I had been using a remote infrared trigger for so long. I bought this and I love it. It fires fast there is no lag with it like the other triggers i have used.. I no longer have to worry about missing important shots.

 
5.0

Very good product so far...

By

from Hampton Roads  -  Hobbyist/Enthusiast

I bought this item to go along with a new strobe and did not want to be tethered by any wires, so a radio trigger was an absolute must. So far the ease and convenience of this item has been wonderful.

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