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2012 Workshops with Mark Wallace

Mark Wallace will be touring seven cities in 2012. This popular photography instructor will be offering four classes this time around, including

  • Lightroom 4 Workflow
  • Digital Photography: Essential Training
  • Studio Lighting Essentials for Portrait Photography
  • Working with Speedlights

Mark Wallace BTS


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High Speed Sync Webinar

Join professional photographer Mark Wallace as he teaches you about using High Speed Sync and FP Sync with your PocketWizard MiniTT1 and FlexTT5. High Speed Sync allows you to shoot in bright sunlight with larger apertures for shallow depth-of-field. This is crucial information for people who shoot weddings, events or any outdoor situations with a flash where depth of field is key! Mark will show you what High Speed Sync is, how to turn it on, and how to use it to your advantage when shooting outside. Tune in live to ask questions and get answers from Mark Wallace!


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Introducing the PocketWizard Plus III

PocketWizard Plus IIIWe’re pleased to announced the launch of the PocketWizard Plus III radio triggers, and a new microsite to help you explore all of the new features.

Quick details:
The PocketWizard Plus III Transceiver is the most reliable, feature-packed, easy-to-use solution for remote flash and camera triggering available. The Plus III Transceiver features an impressive 32 channels. Whether you’re a wedding or sports shooter or working in a busy studio, finding a clear channel is never a problem. Selective Quad-Zone Triggering, a feature once reserved for elite photographers, adds four zones enabling photographers to remotely trigger flash and or cameras in groups or individually. For photographers being asked to do more for less, this added flexibility is a huge competitive advantage.

Whether new to remote triggering of camera’s and flashes or a top professional pushing gear to the limits, the Plus III’s reliability, simplicity and performance make it the perfect tool for the job. The Plus III is the new standard of excellence.

Below you’ll find a great video with Mark Wallace taking you through all the important features of the Plus III in just under seven minutes. You can also see the video on Vimeo.

See a video by Joe McNally and a BTS with Gregor Halenda over at

You can also learn more details at the Plus III Quick Guide online.

Visit for more information. Sign up for our shipment release list to be notified when our dealers start receiving Plus IIIs.


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WPPI 2012 Meetups with Mark Wallace

Our friend Mark Wallace of Snapfactory gave us permission to repost his announcement regarding his WPPI meetups. Here it is!

Mark Wallace is partnering with PocketWizard this year at WPPI. Join Mark in this informal setting to learn about off-camera flash and remote camera triggering. This is the perfect place to ask questions about photography and meet other photographers. Mark will be giving lighting demos and has a never-seen-before demonstration that involves members of the audience. You’ll have to see it to believe it!

Mark will be hosting three meetups. Mark will be presenting his lighting demonstrations at all of them, the only thing that is different is the questions you bring with you. The meetups are informal and tend to take on a life of their own. So come to one or all of them, the choice is yours.

Price: FREE. WPPI registration is NOT required.
Location: Meet in the lobby by the lion at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas.
Bring: Your camera, your questions and a jacket – we will be shooting outside!
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00 pm

  • Sunday, February  19
  • Monday, February 20
  • Tuesday, February 21
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Free Webinar on FlexTT5 and MiniTT1 Configuration

Join professional photographer Mark Wallace as he teaches you how to get your PocketWizard MiniTT1 and FlexTT5 out of the box and configured to your needs. Mark will show you how to set channels, explain the difference between ControlTL and Standard channels, update your firmware and more. Mark will share his on-location checklist that helps identify and solve location issues before they happen. This webinar also includes a live demonstration using multiple flashes in the studio and plenty of time for questions and answers.

Date: February 7, 2012
Time: 1:00 pm EST

There is no advanced registration for this Webinar. Simply visit this page on February 7th at 1PM EST and enter your E-Mail address, postal code and country below and the live streaming video will begin!


Here is the webinar archived. Enjoy!


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Photo Contest 001 Winners Announced

We asked you to show us how you MAKE IT POSSIBLE™ using PocketWizard Wireless Triggering Systems. The rules of the first photo contest were simple. Just one off-camera flash was required. 396 images were submitted, ten semi-finalists were chosen, and final judging was done by Mark Wallace.

Congrats to Trevor Mahoney of Waterloo, Canada for being named Overall Winner. Mahoney won two FlexTT5‘s and one MiniTT1 for Nikon, an AC3 ZoneController, a G-Wiz Trunk bag, and a 1-year subscription with SmugMug plus photo Web site customization. Congrats, Trevor!

Trevor Mahoney

The winning photo by Trevor Mahoney. ©Trevor Mahoney

Full details of all winners can be found here. Thank you to all who participated. Stay tuned for details about future contests.

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Video 4 of 4 – How-to: Using your Nikon SU-800 as a Master Controller

In the fourth and last episode of Mark Wallace’s latest round of demos, check out this video on how to use a Nikon SU-800 Wireless Speedlight Commander as the master controller for all your flash needs.

Wallace pairs up the SU-800 units with PocketWizard FlexTT5, and goes into detail on the settings of both for optimal flash results.

For more of Wallace’s work, check out his site.

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Video 3 of 4 – How-to: Using your Nikon SB900 as a Master Controller

In the third episode of Mark Wallace’s latest round of demos, check out this video on how to use a Nikon SB900 as the master controller for all your flash needs.

Wallace pairs up the SB900 units with PocketWizard FlexTT5, and shows a variety of achievable lighting effects.


For more of Wallace’s work, check out his site.

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Video 2 of 4 – How-to: Using the AC3 ZoneController for Nikon

Mark Wallace takes you on an in-depth overview of the PocketWizard AC3 ZoneController for Nikon where you’ll quickly discover the importance of adding it to your equipment list. Don’t miss this great video to get all your AC3 questions answered.

How To: Using the AC3 Zone Controller for Nikon from PocketWizard on Vimeo.

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Video 1 of 4 – How-to: Shooting with PocketWizard MiniTT1 and FlexTT5 for Nikon

Mark Wallace shines light on using the PocketWizard MiniTT1 and FlexTT5 for Nikon in this video, the first of four in a new series.

This free video, almost ten minutes long, has Wallace demonstrating how to set a Nikon camera for optimal results with the new off-camera flash triggering system by PocketWizard. Settings on the PocketWizard gear are covered, as are speedlight settings.

How To: Shooting with PocketWizard MiniTT1 and FlexTT5 for Nikon from PocketWizard on Vimeo.

Wallace photographs a model indoors and out. He also covers how to update PocketWizard firmware, an important step to using your new MiniTT1 and FlexTT5. Known in the photo industry for making things clear so photographers can get down to business, this video proves no exception.

See more on the PocketWizard site.

To learn more about Wallace and to see a sampling of his photography, visit his site.

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