Nikon SB-700 Speedlight

Nikon SB-700 Speedlight
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Item: 26410

GN28, i-TTL and autozoom, ideal for DSLRs

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Description
* Guide Number 28/92 (ISO 100, m/ft.), 39/128 (ISO 200, m/ft.)
* Covers 24 - 120mm angle of view (24-135mm focal length)
* i-TTL - Manual flash - Distance-priority manual flash
* Tilts up to 90 degrees, down to 7 degrees
* Rotates to the left and right 180 degrees
* 11 custom settings
* Recycling time up to 2.5 seconds with NiMH or alkaline batteries


Our opinion:

The SB-700 has replaced the popular SB-600 speedlight.

The new SB-700 is compatible with Nikon DX and FX format SLRs, and the Nikon Creative Lighting System. It covers a greater focal range than its predecessor and is just as easy to use.

This speedlight enables you to bounce light of walls and ceilings, whilst still having i-TTL exposure. Don't worry about it being complicated - the camera will calculate correct exposure for you just the same as if you were using it the flash directly - but you have to allow for greater travelling distance of the light, of course. Still, the results of bounced flash are frequently more flattering and evenly illuminated than front-on flash - so it is well worth experimenting with.

We are also very impressed with the recycling times of the SB-700 - being able to shoot again after 2.5 seconds (with the right batteries) narrows the gap between studio flash and handheld speedlights.

The SB-700 comes with a very good range of accessories:
A flash soft case (that stores the flash in the ready-to-shoot position), incandescent (tungsten) and fluorescent plastic colour filters, a diffusion dome and stand.

Highly recommended ****
Manufacturer’s Description
Versatile, easy-to-use Speedlight, compatible with Nikon FX and DX format SLRs, and the Nikon Creative Lighting System. Incredibly intuitive to operate, it boasts a range of advanced functions that make it simple to manage the quality and direction of light. Three illumination patterns provide total control over flash coverage and the easily accessible A:B mode enables wireless control of multiple flash units. With a compact body, it is the ideal piece of kit to have at hand when you want to shoot creatively or attain more balanced images in tricky lighting situations.

Versatile I-TTL (intelligent TTL) Speedlight compatible with FX and DX format SLRs, and the Nikon Creative Lighting System.

Multi-step power-zoom: covers a wide 24-120mm angle of view.

Intuitive operation: the large, easy-to-read LCD screen and conveniently placed controls make it easy to adjust settings.

Guide number: 25(EVEN)/28 (STD)/30 (CW) (FX-format, ISO 100, m, at 35mm). Maximum guide number: 38 (STD, FX-format, ISO 100, m, at 120mm).

Centre-weighted, Even and Standard illumination patterns can be selected to match the shooting situation at hand.

High-speed recycling time: approx. 2.5 seconds when using NiMH or alkaline batteries and approx. 3.5 seconds with lithium batteries.

A:B mode for quick wireless control: allows control of the light ratios of A and B group Speedlight units.

Firmware can be upgraded via the storage media in the attached camera.

Automatic thermal protection system: warns of excessive heat build up during high intensity firing and delays recycling time if necessary.

Automatic filter detection: Speedlight automatically adjusts the attached camera's color temperature settings according to the color of the filter being used.

AF-Assist illumination: covers focal length of 24-135mm*. Compatible with Multi-CAM3500 AF sensors.
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Product Features
Nikon fit
  • Camera fit: Nikon fit
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