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|
|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)|
|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)|