Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash
Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash
Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash
Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash
Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash
Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash
Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash
Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash
Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash
Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash

Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash

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$489.95
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$489.95
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The Nissin MF18 is an Easy-to-Use TTL Macro Ring Flash for Canon, Nikon, and Sony Cameras

The Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash delivers incredible light control with an intuitive and easy-to-use interface.  With a guide number of 16 (meters), the MF18 is HSS (high-speed sync) capable in TTL or Manual mode (1/1 to 1/64).  It includes a built-in LED modeling light, and can operate as the master to control remote flashes when set to the optical wireless mode.

The Nissin MF18 is fully compatible with Canon, Nikon, or Sony's TTL systems. When ordering the MF18 select the Canon, Nikon or Sony compatible model. 

The Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash Delivers Precise Light Control

The Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash allows precise fine tuning of light output in Fine Macro mode from 1/128 to 1/1024 in 1/6 EV steps.  In Manual mode, the power ratio can be adjusted from 1/1 to 1/64 in 1/3 EV steps.

Control your A:B (left:right) light output independently in Manual mode, or set the A:B ratio when using TTL mode.

Premium Professional Build Quality Supported by Nissin's 2 Year Manufacturer's Warranty

Every version of the Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash, including the Sony multi-interface shoe version, features a durable metal hot shoe.

Nissin Digital and ExpoImaging support the Nissin MF18 with a limited US 2 year manufacturer's warranty.

The Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash Includes 6 Step Adapter Rings to Fit Different Lens Sizes

The Nissin MF18 includes 6 adapter step rings for 52/58/62/67/72/77mm size lenses.  Step rings for 49/55/82mm size lenses are available for purchase separately.

Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash Compatibility

Nissin MF18 macro ring flashes are available for Canon, Nikon, and Sony camera systems. Please refer to the following Nissin compatibility chart for the latest camera compatibility information (.pdf file).

Nissin Flash Compatibility (.pdf file)

Camera System Compatibility Canon, Nikon, Sony (select camera model at check out)
Guide Number GN16 meters (52 feet) at ISO100
Color Temperature 5,600K
LED Modeling Light 4 LED
Recycle Time 0.1 - 5.5 sec
Left/Right Flash Ratio Control Yes (TTL only)
Left/Right Flash Tubes Extendable Yes (extend to prevent vignetting, change the angle of light)
Shooting Modes Manual, Fine Macro, Auto, TTL, Optical
Manual 1/1 - 1/64, 1/3 EV step (left/right tubes can adjust individually)
Fine Macro 1/128 – 1/1024, 1/6 EV step (left/right tubes can adjust individually)
Auto E-TTL, E-TTL II (Canon), i-TTL / i-TTL (Nikon), ADI / P-TTL (Sony)
TTL E-TTL, E-TTL II (Canon), i-TTL / i-TTL (Nikon), ADI / P-TTL (Sony)
Optical Commander Canon Optical, Nikon CLS, Sony Wireless, 4 channels, 3 groups (A, B, C)
EV Compensation on Flash -3.0 to + 3.0, 1/3 EV step
High Speed Sync (HSS) Yes (TTL, Manual 1/1 - 1/64 power)
Rear Curtain Sync Yes
Control Screen Color display with auto rotation
Number of Flashes 120 - 800 (depending on usage)
Power Source 4 x AA batteries (alkaline, NiMH rechargeable 1.2V)
External Power Pack Yes, Nissin PS8 (sold separately)
X Terminal Yes
Flash Duration 1/700 sec (1/1 power) - 1/30,000 sec (1/1024 power) when A and B tubes flash together, 1/300 sec (1/1 power) when A or B tube flashes individually
Energy Save Modes Stand By (30 sec display off)
Auto Power Off (10, 15, 30, 45, 60 minutes)
Fits Lens Sizes Adapter rings included: 52mm, 58mm, 62mm, 67mm, 72mm, and 77mm
Adapter rings available for purchase separately: 49mm, 55mm, and 82mm
Size Body: 4.5 x 2.6 x 3.3” (115 x 65 x 85mm)
Ring Flash: 4.7 x 5.3 x 1.6” (120 x 134 x 41mm)
Weight 16 oz without batteries (446g)