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Is it possible to make SB-700 work wirelessly as master with Nikon D7000?

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Well, I finally got my Nikon D7000 and SB-700 flash unit! That post will come later. smile.gif

Anyway, so I have a new Nikon D7000 and a new SB-700 flash. Definitely enjoying the quality of the flash, especially with the included diffuser. Very beautiful shots. However, I want to do some shots with the flash at more of an angle pointing toward the subject. I know I can setup the SB-700 as a master while attached to the camera and have wireless flashes work from that, but is it possible ot have the SB-700 work alone, totally wirelessly, and still be in sync with the camera?
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You can use the D7000's built in flash as the flash commander and set the SB-700 in slave mode. I'm able to do it with my D90 and SB-600 so you should definitely be able to do it with your setup.

In the D7000 flash settings you should have the option to set it to flash commander mode which is the little lightning bolt with the C. Once you have that set up, put the flash in slave mode. I'm not sure how that looks but it should be in the manual or be revealed by a quick google search.
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