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mecablitz 52 AF-1 digital / Sony Multi Interface

Flash features
Product namemecablitz 52 AF-1 digital / Sony Multi Interface
Dedicated flash unitSony Multi Interface
Type of adapter
Colour temperature approx.5600 K
Guide numbers
GN with ISO 100 and 35 mm res. 50 mm38
GN with ISO 100 and max. zoom52
Standard flash features
Light output increments22
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
Servo mode with learning function
Reflector data
Illumination onwards ... mm (35mm format)12
Main reflector tilt / swivel•/•
Vertical range in °+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
Zoom size function (adaption to chip size of camera)
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)–/–
LC display / illuminated–/–
Indication of flash distance
Indication of flash readiness / corect exposure indication on flash unit•/•
Dot matrix display / illuminated
Manual flash exposure compensation
Modelling light
Key lock
Dedicated flash modes
Sony DSLR-ADI flash mode
Sony DSLR multified measuring (TTL preflash)
Dedicated flash functions
Automatic fill-in flash
Indication of flash readiness 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
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)
Number of flashes (with full power)
Use with alkaline batteries (1,5 V)140
Use with NiMh batteries (1,2 V/2100 mAh) 240
Use with Metz NiMH battery pack
Use with lithium batteries (AA, 1,5 V)370
Recycling time in secs. (min./max.)
Use with alkaline batteries (1,5 V)0,1/4
Use with nicad batteries res. hydride batteries (1,2 V)0,1/3,5
Use with lithium batteries (1,5 V)0,1/4,5
Weights and measurements
Weight without power sources in g (approx.)346
Measurements in mm approx. (L x H x D) 73 x 134 x 90
• standard |  - not available

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