A Site for Photographers by Photographers

Community > Forums > Accessories - Filters, Bags, Tripods > yn-468 or yn-560 for 500d +...

Featured Equipment Deals

The March Monthly Project Read More

The March Monthly Project

This month we are photographing the alphabet with guest instructor Jackie DiBenedetto. The project will help train your eye so you learn to truly see the world around you!

Latest Equipment Articles

Nikon D750 Review Read More

Nikon D750 Review

Nikon introduced the D750, the first full-frame DSLR to feature a tilting LCD and built-in Wi-Fi, in September 2014. In this in-depth review Shun Cheung discusses the ins and outs of this new offering...

Latest Learning Articles

Faces of Photo.net Slideshow Read More

Faces of Photo.net Slideshow

This selection of 25 faces is from the distinct collection of portraits on photo.net by our member photographers.


yn-468 or yn-560 for 500d + 60mm 2.8

Teddy L. , Jan 21, 2011; 01:46 a.m.

hello! i'm a fairly new beginner here, with a t1i bundled up with a 60mm macro
flashes seem pretty useful to control light, but the canon flashes are out of my price range ): so which one will compliment my 60mm 2.8 (and 18-55) more? yn-560 or yn-468?
thanks!

Responses

thom polimeros , Jan 21, 2011; 08:07 a.m.

you might get more info from the Yongnuo group at flicker.....

http://www.flickr.com/groups/yongnuo/

parv . , Jan 21, 2011; 08:57 a.m.

Phalayasa Sukmakarsa , Jan 21, 2011; 11:00 p.m.

It seems to me that you never use flashes before and with the kit lens in the equation you have general use in mind, so I strongly suggest the YN-468 for its E-TTL ability. You could take pictures right away without thinking too much and learn to expand its uses (off shoe, etc.) at your spare time, if you are so inclined.

Back to top

Notify me of Responses