An Easy to Use and Powerful TTL Macro Ring Flash
The Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash is sophisticated yet very easy-to-use. The Nissin MF18 is fully compatible with Canon, Nikon, or Sony's TTL systems (order the Canon, Nikon or Sony compatible Nissin MF18 version). Just plug it in to your camera and shoot.
The Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash has a built-in modeling light, can operate in optical wireless TTL master or slave mode, and has high speed sync compatibility.
The MF18 has a guide number of 16 meters/52 feet.
The Macro Ring Flash for Precise Light Control
The MF18 Macro Ring Flash allows precise fine tuning of light output from 1/128 to 1/1024 in 1/6 EV steps. While in Manual mode, the power ratio can be adjusted from full power to 1/64 in 1/3 EV steps.
Includes 6 Step Adapter Rings to Fit Different Lens Sizes
The Nissin MF18 Macro Ring flash includes 6 lens adapter step rings (52/58/62/67/72/77mm). 49/55/82mm step rings are available for purchase separately.
Nissin MF18 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 Compatibility Chart-October 2019 (.pdf file)
|Camera System Compatibility (each MF18 Ring Flash version works with a single camera system)||Canon, Nikon, Sony|
|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)|