PocketWizard AC3 ZoneController Fingertip Power Control for Nikon i-TTL

SKU: US 669615
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About the PocketWizard AC3

When you add the PocketWizard AC3 ZoneController for Nikon to your on-camera MiniTT1 Transmitter or FlexTT5 Transceiver, you instantly have three zones of flash control. Whether in CLS/i-TTL or Manual mode, you have control over all your flashes from your camera position. Put your flashes wherever you want, without worrying about having to access them during a shoot.

Three clearly labeled dials let you increase or decrease power to three zones of flash in 1/3-stop increments with a range of up to six stops. Three switches allow you to change zones between Manual, Auto (PowerTracking / CLS/i-TTL) or OFF. Best of all, with its intuitive interface, the design is simple to use. When matched with the PowerST4 or AC9 AlienBees Adapter, you can now control Elinchrom RX, White Lightning and AlienBees flashes right from the camera's position.

The PocketWizard AC3 is commonly used for Everyday, Family photos, Portraits, Studio, Travel, Weddings and more.The PocketWizard AC3 is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Photo enthusiast, Pro photographer, Semi-professional, Semi-pro photographer among others.The PocketWizard AC3 is popular because customers like the following qualities of the PocketWizard AC3: Durable, Easy to use, Lightweight, Packs small / compresses and Reliable.

PocketWizard AC3 Includes

  • Box

PocketWizard AC3 Features

  • ControlTL: PocketWizard's new firmware platform taps into the full potential of your camera and flash system enabling an entirely new level of remote flash capability through the proven radio communications. ControlTL firmware is configurable and upgradeable for future-proof continuous improvement
  • i-TTL Compatibility: Designed to work seamlessly with Nikon's i-TTL system, the AC3 ZoneController removes operating complexity with its easy-to-use design
  • Manual Power Control: With three simple dials, you can quickly adjust the power settings for three independent zones in 1/3rd stop increments with a six stop range
  • ZoneControl: Control up to three zones of light, each with one or more flashes, right from the camera's position. Set them all on manual, auto, or mix the settings between zones. Need to turn a zone off? Just slide a switch and it's off
  • PowerTracking: In Auto Mode, change ISO, aperture, or FEC and the lights automatically adjust their compensating power setting with PocketWizard PowerTracking
  • Studio Flash Compatibility: When used in conjunction with a PowerST4 Receiver for Elinchrom RX, or a FlexTT5 paired with an AC9 AlienBees Adapter, you have remote power control over Elinchrom RX, AlienBees and White Lightning studio flash
  • Simple Design: The AC3 weighs almost nothing and slips into the top-shoe of your on-camera MiniTT1 or FlexTT5. There are three dials and three switches, one for each zone
  • Auto-Manual Switch: This switch allows you to set each zone to either Manual Power Control, Auto or Off. Set it to off and that zone will not fire
  • Easy to read dials: Clearly labeled from +3 to -3 in 1/3rd stop increments. In Auto mode, the dials act as flash exposure compensation. In manual mode, +3 on the dial is your flashes maximum power level

PocketWizard AC3 Specifications

Compatibility Nikon CLS/i-TTL, Elinchrom RX, AlienBees, White Lightning
Mounting Hot shoe
Selector Switch Off, Manual, Auto (PowerTracking/E-TTL II)
Adjustment Range Auto = +/- 3 stops, 1/3 stop increments
Status indicator LED: Green status indicator
Construction High impact plastic
Power Receives power from MiniTT1 Transmitter or FlexTT5 PocketWizard
Requirements MiniTT1 Transmitter or FlexTT5 Transceiver with firmware version 2.100
Operating temperature Above -15deg. C (5deg. F) and below 50deg. C (120deg. F)
Storage temperature (without battery) Above -30deg. C (22deg. F) and below 85deg. C (185deg. F)
Dimensions 2 x 1.7 x 0.9" (5 x 4.2 x 2.1 cm)
Weight 0.82oz (23.25g)
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