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(based on 6 ratings)
Brand: Sony
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Sony HVL-F42AM Shoe Mount Flash for the alpha Digital SLR Cameras, Guide Number 42.
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Avg. Customer Rating:
 
4.5 stars
(based on 6 reviews)
100% of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Customers most agreed on the following attributes:

Pros:
Consistent output(3), Durable(3), Easy to use(4), Fast recycling(4), Lightweight(4)
Best Uses:
Fill flash(4), General purpose(5), Portraits(3)
Describe Yourself:
Enthusiast(3)
 
Just the right size
By ReadnFoolVerified Purchaser from Indianapolis, IN on 1/12/2011
Pros:
Lightweight, Powerful Output
Best Uses:
General Use
Describe Yourself:
Photo Enthusiast
Was this a gift?:
Yes
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Sony Sony HVL-F42AM Shoe Mount Flash for the alpha Digital SLR Cameras, Guide Number 42.:

I like this better than the larger HVL-F58AM. While the 58 does have some nifty range of motion advantages, this smaller lighter flash sits better on top of the camera

 
A Flash from Blah to BANG!
By Brendan the ChefVerified Purchaser from Ruidoso downs, nm on 8/19/2009
Pros:
Easy To Use, Fast Recycling, Lightweight, Powerful Output, Versatile
Cons:
none
Best Uses:
Fill Flash, General Use, Portraits
Describe Yourself:
Hobbyist/Enthusiast
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Sony Sony HVL-F42AM Shoe Mount Flash for the alpha Digital SLR Cameras, Guide Number 42.:

The Sony HVL-F42AM Shoe Mount Flash for the alpha Digital SLR Cameras has been the most influential photography product I have added to my cache since I purchased my camera! This fantastic piece of technology has taken my photographic art from novice to professional in just one quick click of the button! This product is a must have for anyone who is serious about taking a great quality picture. I highly recommend this product for beginners to seasoned photographers!

[0 of 1 customers found this review helpful]

 
great product .[...]
By irish guyVerified Purchaser from roseville mi on 5/7/2009
Pros:
Consistent Output, Durable, Easy To Use, Fast Recycling, Lightweight, Versatile
Best Uses:
Fill Flash, General Use
Describe Yourself:
Semi-Professional
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Sony Sony HVL-F42AM Shoe Mount Flash for the alpha Digital SLR Cameras, Guide Number 42.:

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This ia a great product and easy to use
By Carol-AnnVerified Purchaser from Havertown, Pennsylvania on 5/6/2009
Pros:
Durable, Easy To Use, Versatile, Wireless
Cons:
Heavy
Best Uses:
Fill Flash, Night Photography, Portraits
Describe Yourself:
Hobbyist/Enthusiast
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Sony Sony HVL-F42AM Shoe Mount Flash for the alpha Digital SLR Cameras, Guide Number 42.:

The sony shoe mount flash is easy to use, is adjustable for fill or bounce light and the fact that it is wireless is a big plus.

 
HVL-F42AM Sony Flash
By DQVerified Purchaser from Toledo OH on 3/9/2009
Pros:
Consistent Output, Durable, Easy To Use, Fast Recycling, Lightweight, Versatile
Cons:
Not Interchangeable
Best Uses:
Fill Flash, General Use, Photojournalism, Portraits
Describe Yourself:
Semi-Professional
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Sony Sony HVL-F42AM Shoe Mount Flash for the alpha Digital SLR Cameras, Guide Number 42.:

Good flash

[1 of 1 customers found this review helpful]

 
Good enough...
By MinoltianVerified Reviewer from Seattle, WA. on 6/29/2008
Pros:
Consistent Output, Fast Recycling, Versatile
Cons:
Power output
Best Uses:
Back-Up, General Use
Describe Yourself:
Hobbyist/Enthusiast
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Sony Sony HVL-F42AM Shoe Mount Flash for the alpha Digital SLR Cameras, Guide Number 42.:

Although it doesn't have the power of the 5600 HS, it's versatility makes it a good value for the price.

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