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Nikon 4808
SB-700 AF Speedlight Flash

OUR PART #:  4808

The Nikon SB-700 AF Speedlight is a component of their Creative Lighting Systems that offers a comprehensive selection of portable tools that match a wide variety of needs.
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The Nikon SB-700 AF Speedlight is a component of their Creative Lighting Systems that offers a comprehensive selection of portable tools that match a wide variety of needs. Whether used for simple on-camera use at a family gathering or in multiple wireless off-camera arrays, this Nikon flash operates in perfect concert with Nikon's CLS-compatible cameras.

Nikon SB-700 AF Speedlight Includes:

  • SB-700 AF Speedlight
  • AS-22 Speedlight Stand
  • SW-14H Nikon Diffusion Dome
  • SZ-3TN Incandescent Filter
  • SZ-3FL Fluorescent Filter
  • SS-700 Soft Case

Nikon SB-700 AF Speedlight Features:

  • Portable, Versatile Speedlight Unit-  i-TTL Speedlight optimized for use with Nikon's Creative Lighting System (CLS).
  • Complete Flash Head Positioning Freedom- Bounce 90° up and 7° down with 360° rotation elevates creative lighting freedom.
  • Wireless Flash Control Wireless - Commander Mode controls up to 2 remote Speedlight groups and an unlimited number of compatible Speedlights. When used as a remote speedlight up to 3 Groups can be selected. Four wireless channel options help manage wireless conflicts in multi-photographer environments.
  • Choose From 3 Light DistributionPatterns -Using the simple slider switch on the back of the SB-700, you can optimize light quality by selecting Standard for general illumination, Center-weighted for portraits, groups, or interiors.
  • Color Filter Identification -Automatically identifies mounted hard type color filters and adjusts camera white-balance.*
    *With select Nikon digital SLRs
  • Automatic Format Identification -Automatically senses the FX or DX-format camera in use and optimizes light distribution.
  • Firmware Updating - Allows uploading of performance enhancement developments.*
    *With select Nikon digital SLRs
  • Nikon's Precision i-TTL Flash Control- Delivers precise flash exposures and seamless fill-flash performance—even in challenging lighting situations.
  • Hot Shoe and Wireless Operation - Use on-camera, as a wireless master, commander or remote light source.
  • Versatile Auto Power Zoom Coverage - Smoothly covers lenses as wide as 24mm and up to 120mm in FX-format.
  • Streamlined Controls and Menus - Convenient Rotary Select Dial sets key functions quickly and a prominent Master and Remote control switch simplifies wireless operation.
  • Flash Tube Overheat Protection - To prevent overheating, flash recycle time increases when SB-700 detects heat build-up.
  • Flash Value (FV) Lock - Locks in a specific flash output on the main subject, regardless of aperture, composition or the lens' zoom position.*
    *With select Nikon digital SLRs
  • Drip-Proof Mounting Foot Cover (Water Guard)*- Provides enhanced moisture protection.

Nikon SB-700 AF Speedlight Specifications:

  • Commander Function: Yes
  • Remote Function: Yes
  • Guide Number: 28 m/92 ft. (at ISO 100, 35mm zoom head position, in FX format, standard illumination pattern, 20°C/68°F) to 39 m/128ft. (at ISO 200, 35mm zoom head position, in FX format, standard illumination pattern, 20°C/68°F)
  • Electronic Construction: Automatic Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (IGBT) and series circuitry
  • Flash Exposure Control:
    • Distance-priority manual flash
    • i-TTL Balanced Fill-Flash with CLS-compatible cameras
    • Manual Flash (with Nikon Creative Lighting System digital and 35mm SLR cameras)
  • Lens Coverage:
    • 14-120mm (DX-format)
    • 24 to 120mm (FX-Format)
  • Illumination pattern:
    • The light distribution angle is automatically adjusted to the camera's image area in both FX and DX formats
    • Standard
    • Even
    • Center-weighted
  • Other Available Functions:
    • Test Firing
    • Monitor Pre-flashes
    • AF-assist illuminator
    • Modeling illuminator
  • Bounce Function (Tilt): Flash head tilts down to -7° or up to 90° with click-stops at -7°, 0°, 45°, 60°, 75°, 90°
  • Bounce Function (Rotate): Flash head rotates horizontally 180° to the left and right with click-stops at 0°, 30°, 60°, 75°, 90°, 120°, 150°, 180°
  • Minimum Recycling Time:
    • 2.5 sec. (approx.) with AA Alkaline (1.5V) batteries
    • 2.5 sec. (approx.) with Evolta (1.5V) batteries
    • 2.5 sec. (approx.) with NiMH (2600 mAh) batteries
    • 2.5 sec. (approx.) with NiMH (eneloop) batteries
    • 3.5 sec. (approx.) with Lithium (1.5V) batteries
  • Flash Duration:
    • 1/1042 sec. at M1/1 (full) output
    • 1/1136 sec. at M1/2 output
    • 1/2857 sec. at M1/4 output
    • 1/5714 sec. at M1/8 output
    • 1/10000 sec. at M1/16 output
    • 1/18182 sec. at M1/32 output
    • 1/25000 sec. at M1/64 output
    • 1/40000 sec. at M1/128 output
  • Power ON/OFF:
    • Rotate the power switch/wireless mode switch for multiple flash units to turn the SB-700 on or off
    • Standby function can also be set
  • Required Power Source:
    • Four 1.5 V alkaline AA batteries
    • Four 1.5 V lithium AA batteries
    • Four Rechargeable 1.2 V NiMH AA batteries
  • Flash-ready Indicator:
    • Blinks: insufficient flash output for correct exposure (in i-TTL or distance-priority manual flash mode)
    • Lights up: recycled and ready to fire
  • Ready Light:
    • Front
    • Back
  • Flash Compensation: -3.0 EV to +3.0 EV in increments of 1/3 EV steps in i-TTL mode
  • CustomSetting:
    • AF-Assist Illumination
    • Color Filters
    • Flash Compensation Steps in Manual Flash Mode
    • FX/DX Format Selection
    • LCD Panel Contrast
    • Remote Flash Unit Settings
    • Reset Custom Setting
    • Sound Monitor 
    • Standby function
    • Unit or Measuring Distance
    • Version of Firmware
  • Minimum Number of Flashes / Recycling Time:
    • 160/2.5–30 sec. (1.5V AA Alkaline)
    • 230/2.5–30 sec. (1.5V Evolta)
    • 260/2.5–30 sec. (2600 mAh NiMH)
    • 230/2.5–30 sec. (Ni-MH (eneloop))
    • 330/3.5–30 sec. (1.5V Lithium)
  • Wireless Flash Modes:
    • Master
    • Quick Wireless Mode: A:B
    • Off
    • Remote
    • SU-4
  • Wireless Communication Channels: Four: 1, 2, 3 and 4 Channels
  • Wireless Groups: Two: A, B
  • Other Functions:
    • Firmware update
    • Thermal cut-out
  • Dimensions: 2.8" x 5" x 4.1" (71.0 x 126.0 x 104.5 mm) (Approx.)
  • Weight (Approx. without batteries): 12.7 oz. (360g)

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