View Full Version : Thumbs up with hot shoe????

01-02-2017, 14:01
Have any of you seen this video of Pedro Ferreira shooting with a Thumbs Up and a wireless trigger? When I check Match Technical is says there are none with hot shoes?


01-02-2017, 15:14
I used to use the Thumbsup but replaced it w the Thumbie. Allows unhindered use of the hotshoe, and much cheaper.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Thumbie-grip-for-Leica-M-Type-240-M240-/291982117984?hash=item43fb7d8c60:g:7~4AAOxy3yNTfGz 0

03-08-2017, 07:47
I watched the clip a few times, zoomed in on the Thumbs Up and on the radio transmitter, and it doesn't add up. I don't understand it, did he alter a thumbie to have contacts in it? Because the transmitter is sitting on top of the cold shoe???