Bower SFD296S Digital Flash for Sony Alpha DSLRs, with Zoom / Bounce / Swivel, Guide Number 99

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About the Bower SFD 296

The Bower SFD296S Digital Automatic Zoom Flash is an innovatively designed flash unit for both digital and traditional SLR cameras with a wide array of high-end features. It is compatible with Sony and Minolta brand SLR cameras and it features fully automatic operation and helps photographers fill shadows, add depth, avoid red-eye and improve image resolution.

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Bower SFD 296 Features

  • Full Automatic Mode lets the Flash Light Sensor determine the correct amount of light for each shot. Set Flash to Blue mode for automatic ranging up to 18ft (5.4m) or set to Red mode for automatic ranging up to 36ft (11m).
  • Manual Mode ("M" position) lets the flash fire at Full Burst.
  • Ready Light confirms flash is charged and ready. Auto Check Light illuminates to let you know that subject was within range.
  • Zoom Head can adjust from 28mm to 85mm (film) and 18mm to 55mm (Digital APS-C Sensor).

Bower SFD 296 Specifications

Guide Number (ISO 100 @ 50mm) 30(m) 99(ft)
Trigger Voltage Less than 6V
Auto F/stop (ISO 200-1600) Blue: f/8-f/32. Red: f/4-f/16
Color Temperature Daylight 5600 degrees Kelvin
Bounce Head 0 through 90
Horizontal Swivel Head 0 through 330
Recycling Time 0.5-7 sec (depending on battery strength)
Power Supply 4x 1.5v AA size Battery
Flash Duration 1/1000 to 1/20,000 sec (full power)
Dimensions 48 x 76 x 168mm
Weight w/o Batteries 7 oz (198g)
Warranty Bower warranty
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