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mecablitz 58 AF-2 digital / Sony Alpha

Flash features
Product namemecablitz 58 AF-2 digital / Sony Alpha
Dedicated flash unitSony Alpha
Type of adapter
Colour temperature approx.5600 K
Measuring angle for automatic flash mode25°
Guide numbers
GN with ISO 100 and 35 mm res. 50 mm42
GN with ISO 100 and max. zoom58
Standard flash features
Partial light output increments25
Stroboscopic flash mode
TTL flash mode (without preflash)
Automatic flash mode
F-stops in auto flash mode12
Manual flash mode
Remote flash features
Metz remote flash mode (master/slave)
Master flash mode (Metz remote)
Sony DSLR remote mode as master/controller/slave–/–/•
Slave modi
Servo function without preflash
Servo function with preflash
Reflector data
Illumination onwards ... mm (35mm format)12
Main reflector tilt / swivel•/•
Vertical range in °-7 ... +90
Horizontal range in °300
Motor zoom main reflector
Motor zoom main reflector with automatic / manual focus length•/•
Zoom positions of main reflector in mm (35mm format)24/28/35/50/70/85/105
Extended zoom for main reflector
Integrated wide angle diffuser for illumination onwards ... mm (35mm format)12
Attachable wide angle diffuser / tele / bounce diffuser attachment–/–//–
Integrated reflector card for main reflector
Secondary reflector / partial light output level (manual adjustable)•/+
Secondary reflector involved in system flash features
Illumination secondary reflector in mm (35mm format)35
LC display / illuminated•/•
Indication of flash distance
Indication of flash readiness / corect exposure indication on flash unit•/•
Acustical status report (beep)
Manual flash exposure compensation
Manual flash bracketing
Modelling light
Key lock
Dedicated flash functions
Automatic fill-in flash
Indication of flash readiness in camera's viewfinder
Correct exposure indication in camera's viewfinder
Automatic indication of flash distance
Automatic flash sync speed control
2nd curtain sync
High speed synchronisation (HSS res. FP)
Langzeitsynchronisation (SLOW)
Manual flash exposure compensation
Manual flash bracketing
Automatic AF assist beam / multi zone A assist beam• /•
Red eye preflash
Service functions
reset function (back to factory defaults)
Firmware update by Metz service
Firmware update via USB socket
Energy management
Automatic cut off (auto off)
Wake up function by camera
Power supply
Use with alkaline batteries (1,5 V)
Use with nicad batteries res. hydride batteries (1,2 V)
Use with lithium batteries (1,5 V)
External power supply with Metz power pack P76
Number of flashes (with full power)
Use with alkaline batteries (1,5 V)180
Use with nicad batteries (1,2 V/600 mAh)70
Use with NiMh batteries (1,2 V/2100 mAh) 250
Use with Metz NiMH battery pack
External power supply with Metz power pack P76430
Use with lithium batteries (AA, 1,5 V)320
Recycling time in secs. (min./max.)
Use with alkaline batteries (1,5 V)0,1 / 5
Use with nicad batteries res. hydride batteries (1,2 V)0,1 / 5
External power supply with Metz power pack P760,1 / 2,5
Use with lithium batteries (1,5 V)0,1 / 6
Weights and measurements
Weight without power sources in g (approx.)368
Measurements in mm approx. (L x H x D) 71 x 145 x 99
• standard |  - not available

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