Metz 44 AF-1 Flashgun for Olympus

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Key specifications:
High max. guide number 44 for ISO 100/21° and 105 mm
Vertical (+90 °) and horizontal (300 °) swivel reflector
Simple push button selection
Motorised zoom for 24 - 105 mm illumination
Integrated wide-angle diffuser for 12 mm illumination
Flip-out reflector card
Modelling light (permanent light to check shadow) (subject to camera)
Integrated autofocus flash metering
Flash readiness indicator and correct exposure display on unit and on camera (subject to camera)
Automatic unit shut-off
Metal base with quick lock
Firmware update via integrated USB socket
Standard flash modes:
TTL flash mode (digital only)
Manual flash mode with 4 partial lighting levels
1st and 2nd shutter curtain synchronisation (subject to camera)
Manual flash exposure correction for TTL flash mode (subject to camera)
High speed synchronisation HSS/FP (subject to camera)
Video light:
High performance LED
100 Lux / 1m
4 stage adjustable
Battery power:
4 x AA alkaline-magnesium or lithium batteries
4 x AA NiMH rechargeable batteries
Panasonic/Olympus-specific flash modes:
Micro four thirds / four thirds TTL flash mode
Micro four thirds / four thirds TTL remote mode (slave mode)
Attribute Value
Coverage:24 to 105mm (12mm with wide angle panel)
Flash Metering:Micro Four Thirds/Four Thirds TTL
Maximum Guide Number:44
Power Source:4 x AA Batteries
Size (mm):73 x 130 x 106
Weight (g):306

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