Unique Fine Macro mode
Revolutionary Fine Macro technology stabilizes the precise fine light control from 1/128 to 1/1024 in 1/6 Ev steps fine turning to achieve the accuracy of microscope. While in Manual mode, the power ratio can be adjusted from full power to 1/64 in 1/3 Ev steps. This mode helps to achieve more stable quality when shooting high sensitive images.
Tube flash design
Tube flash design is applied to achieve uniform light effect. Light power ratio control can be adjusted independently according to the light conditions.
Expansion flash head
The ring head can adapt the lens from 49 to 82mm. Expanding the ring head to eliminate the problem of vignetting and hidden corners during macro photography. Package includes adaptor rings 52, 58, 62, 67, 72 and 77mm (49, 55 and 82mm are optional for purchase).
Wireless TTL with multi-function remote control system. MF18 can be used as master flash to control slave group A and C with ± 3.0Ev compensation setting. Perfectly assorts with Di866 Mark II / Di622 Mark II or Original Canon/Nikon flashes to create more lighting effects.
A firmware upgrade service is available for the MF18, which provides a USB service terminal to upload the latest software.
Color and Auto Rotate Display bears simple and user friendly features of our design concept
The Color Display will automatically follow camera angle in different position and six icons interface gives user friendly operation and representing different menus – Auto, TTL, Wireless TTL (Master), Fine Macro, Manual and Customer Setting.
LED focus lamp with light power ratio control makes it easy to focus on the shooting subject. The brightness reflects flash power ratio setting of left and right, the effect can be previewed.
My TTL Setting
TTL exposure level is accurately calibrated for standard balance in accordance with Nissin’s standard. If any adjustment is however required, or if you like to set your own preferable level, it can be adjust for about ±3Ev by every 1/3 step.
Quick Loading Battery Magazine
The MF18 has battery magazine system same as Di866 professional and Di466. A convenient battery magazine provides all four AA-size batteries slot in the same direction, so that the batteries can be correctly inserted without fail even in the poor light condition.
External Service Box
External Power Pack Socket:
MF18 supports Nissin Power Pack PS 300.
MF18 has X-terminal socket for flash synchronization.
USB Service Port:
MF18 provides a USB port to update the latest firmware.
Rear curtain sync and High speed shutter
In Rear curtain sync., the flash fires just before the rear curtain closed. By using this function at slow shutter speed, a moving subject will appear with such moving marks behind. High speed sync. is recommended for daylight flash photography.
MF18 can adapt the lens from 49 to 82mm. Package includes adaptor rings 52, 58, 62, 67, 72 and 77mm (49, 55 and 82mm are optional for purchase).
Usable camera: Canon digital camera
Guide Number: GN.16 (ISO100)
Focal length Coverage: 80°x80°
Power source: 4 x AA battery
Recycle time: 0.1-5.5 sec. (Alkaline, NiMH)
Number of Flashes: 120-800
Flash Power Control System:
Full Auto mode: E-TTL, E-TTL II (for Canon) TTL mode: E-TTL, E-TTL II (for Canon) Fine Macro mode: 1/128-1/1024, 1/6 Ev steps Manual mode: Full-1/64, 1/3 Ev steps
Rear curtain sync.: Yes
High speed sync.: Yes (available in TTL mode only)
Ev Compensation on flash : -0.3 - +3.0, 1/3Ev steps
My TTL setting : -0.3 - +3.0, 1/3Ev steps
LED modeling lamps: 4 units
Color temperature: 5600K at full power flash
1/700 seconds at full power (When A and B tube flash together)
1/300 seconds at full power flash (When A or B tube flash individually)
1/700-1/30,000 seconds (When A and B tube flash together)
Wireless Remote flash:
Wireless TTL: Master, 4 Channels, 3 Groups (A, B and C)
Mode: TTL / Manual, TTL flash ratio is adjustable
Slave flash: Digital Slave / Film Slave
Auto power Off, 10, 15, 30, 45, 60 mins
Stand-by mode 30 sec.
Display off (Display screen switch off)
Operation Control mode: Color Display (Auto Rotation)
Firmware Update Terminal: USB
X terminal: Yes
External power pack socket: Nissin Power Pack PS300 / Canon CP-E4 / Nikon SD-8A, SD-9
Adapter Rings: Suitable for lens from 49 to 82 mm. Package includes 52, 58 , 62, 72, 77mm (49, 55 and 82mm are optional for purchase)
Accessories: Leather case
Main body: 115 x 65 x 85mm (4.5 x 2.6 x 3.3 inch
Ring flash: 120 x 134 x 41mm (4.7 x 5.3 x 1.6 inch)
Weight: 446 gr. w/o battery