NEW STAR IN THE COMPACT FLASH SKY. It looks sleek, meters the flash lighting every which way, is intuitive to use and tremendously powerful. Designed by one of the leading industrial designers for technical products in Germany equipped with innovative developments - the Metz mecablitz 58 AF-1 digital provides state-of-the-art secondary reflector technology, high-performance power management, newest-generation multi-zone AF metering flash, full vertical tilt reflector system, the latest special functions, USB interface for software updates via Internet, and lots more. The new Metz premium model is the ideal complement to Canon (58 AF-1 C digital) Nikon cameras (58 AF-1 N digital) or Olympus Cameras.
Guide number with ISO 100/21 and 35/50 mm 42 Guide number with ISO 100/21 and max. zoom 58 TTL flash control yes Automatic flash control yes Manual flash control yes Automatic flash programs yes E-TTL flash control yes 3D multisensor fill-in flash yes D-TTL/3D multi-sensor fill-in flash yes i-TTL-/i-TTL-BL-flash control yes Two-reflector operation in combination with E-TTL, E-TTL II, D-TTL, i-TTL yes Motor-Zoom yes Extended-Zoom yes Clip-on wide-angle attachment yes Illumination above ... mm 18 Secondary reflector yes Tilt and swivel reflector Rotation area vertical in -7 / +90 Horizontal in 270 Integrated AF measuring flash yes LCD or LED display LCD Manual flash mode yes Tele-computer apertures 12 TTL mode yes Stroboscopic Mode yes Key function (key lock) yes Modelling light yes Buzzer yes Automatic cut-off yes Software update possible by Metz Service yes Software update possible through USB-socket yes HSS high speed synchronisation (Canon/Minolta/Nikon/Leica) yes Possible power sources Rechargeable battery Alkaline mangan battery Lithium battery Power pack Flash recovery time (in sec. ca.) Min Max NiCd-Akku 0.1 5 Alkaline mangan batteries 0.1 5 Lithium batteries 0.1 6 Power Pack P76 0.1 2.5 NiMH-rechargable 0.1 5 Min. number of flashes by full light output NiCd rechargable 600 mAh 70Alkaline Mangan battery 180Lithium battery 320Power Pack P76 430NiMH rechargable 1200 mAh 140 Weight without batteries in gram (ca.) Head 355 Dimensions in mm (ca.)L = Lamp pole Width L 71Height L 148Depth L 99 Power supply 4 AA batteries Battery operation alkaline 1.5V / lithium 1.5V Rechargeable battery operation NiCd 1.2V / NiMH 1.2V Optional external power supply Power Pack P76