|Price incl. VAT||£466.90|
|Price excl. VAT||£389.08|
|Extended warranty + 1 year £46.69 Extended warranty + 1 year||
Brilliant and versatile flash and modal for use both in the studio and in nature. This is the first lightning Nikon, which is radio controlled. Radio signals allow the working distance of 30 meters. This allows you to create complex lighting schemes with location flash on the camera and off-camera. Nikon SB-5000 is also equipped with a new cooling system for taking more than 100 stands behind and with full flash output.
Management i-TTL (intelligent internal flash metering) is fully compatible with digital SLR FX format and DX. In combination with remote control WR-R10 can use light patterns with one or more lightning. The flash can be used attached to the accessory shoe on the camera, set as a wireless controller, or use as a remote flash unit in the Nikon Creative Lighting System. Wireless radio control requires mutual visibility between lightning and the lightning Master Remote.
The flash has a guide number of 34.5 and covers a focal range of 24-200 mm (14 mm when using the built-in wide). Among the accessories supplied is also found in bounce card and Diffusion Dome. Separately you can buy color filters, allowing you to have a Nikon Speedlight SB-5000 almost limitless possibilities.
Of course there is a clear and intuitive operation, thanks to not waste time. Three illumination patterns provide total control over scene lighting for very specific shooting conditions. The dashboard clearly displays all relevant information. Arbitrarily you can tilt the flash head downward at an angle of 7 ° and tilted upward at an angle of 90 °. It also enables horizontal rotation of 180 °. It also can not ignore its low weight, which is just 420g.
1/1 to 1/256 of full power (in increments of 1/3 EV, manual flash mode)
Zoom head position:
Flash head zoom covers the visual angles to the focal length of 24-200 mm, respectively. 14 mm when using the wide-flash (FX format, standard illumination)
i-TTL, Auto Aperture (AA), auto flash (A), manual flash mode Distance-priority, manual flash mode, strobe flash mode
Test firing, measuring pre-flashes, large-area AF-assist illuminator, and Modeling illuminator
Shooting functions (defined on camera):
Auto FP High-Speed ??sync, block flash, Slow sync, Red-eye reduction, rear curtain sync, exposure compensation
Flash head can be tilted downward at an angle of 7 ° and tilted upward at an angle of 90 °, respectively. rotate in the horizontal direction at an angle of 180 ° left and right
Number of flashes:
150 or more (alkaline batteries) / 190 or more (rechargeable nickel-metal hydride batteries)
Minimum charging time:
About 2.6 seconds (alkaline batteries) / approx 1.8 (rechargeable nickel-metal hydride batteries)
AF Assist Lamp:
Covers focal lengths from 24 to 135 mm
Multiple flash functions:
Advanced Wireless Lighting (AWL Radio [master flash + 6 groups] / Optical AWL [master flash + 3 group]), wireless multi-flash mode with direct remote control (remote mode)
Four AA batteries (alkaline-manganese batteries or rechargeable nickel-metal hydride), High-Performance Battery Pack SD-9
Speedlight Stand AS-22, Nikon Diffusion Dome SW-15H, fluorescent light filter SZ-4FL filter for incandescent light SZ-4TN, Soft Case SS-5000, Case Accessories
Nikon’s beginnings date back to 1917 in Japan. At first, the company mainly produced lenses - telescopes, binoculars, microscopes and other small, optical equipment. Soon the company expanded its portfolio, producing photographic lenses under the Nikkor brand.
In the field of cameras, particularly among professionals, Nikon quickly gained a reputation as a top manufacturer, which continues today. Its cameras were even included in the equipment of American spacecraft. Nikon designed and produced the legendary Nikon SP 1957, regarded by many as the best camera of all time.
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