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Panasonic DMW-FL360L Flash

Price :  $ 227.00
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Key features

The LUMIX DMW-FL360L is fully featured external flash unit for Panasonic Micro Four Thirds System. It has a powerful Guide number of 36m (ISO 100). The flash head can be tilted -7° to +90° for flexible use. The head is cable of rotating 180° on either side. Panasonic included wireless technology to make this flash versatile. Multiple flash units can be grouped together and their output can be controlled as per need. The flash covers 12 to 42mm zoom range as per Micro Four Thirds system and pushed to 8mm if the built in panel is used. With a fast 1.5 sec recycling time means there is little delay between shots. The on board LED light is comes handy for videography. The flash uses 4 AA battery.

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Specification

Power requirements DC 6.0 V
Batteries recommended for use AA alkaline dry batteries (LR6) x 4
Batteries recommended for use AA rechargeable nickel metal hydride batteries (Ni-MH) x 4
Charging time (from full flash until the [TEST/ CHARGE] lamp lights) Approx. 2.0 sec: AA alkaline dry batteries
Charging time (from full flash until the [TEST/ CHARGE] lamp lights) Approx. 1.5 sec: AA rechargeable nickel metal hydride batteries
Firing period Approx. 1/20,000 to 1/500 sec
Firing period (Varies depending on the flash intensity; FP firing excluded)
Number of flashes (with full flash) Approx. 250 flashes: AA alkaline dry batteries
Number of flashes (with full flash) Approx. 350 flashes: AA rechargeable nickel metal hydride batteries (min. 1,900 mAh type)
Number of flashes (with full flash) (Differs depending on the photo taking conditions)
AF assist lamp Effective distance: Approx. 1 to 5 m / 3.28 to 16.4 feet
AF assist lamp (Differs depending on the digital camera and type of lens used)
Flash modes TTL AUTO / AUTO / MANUAL / FP TTL AUTO / FP MANUAL
Guide number 36 (ISO100・m), 12 (ISO100・m): When the wide panel is used
Lighting angle Covers the angle of view of 12 to 42 mm lenses (35 mm camera equivalent: 24 to 85 mm)
Lighting angle (With wide panel: 8 mm lens, 35 mm camera equivalent: 16 mm)
LED Illuminance 100 lux at 1 m
Lighting angle Compatible to the lens of focal length more 12 mm (35 mm camera equivalent: more 24 mm)
Control mode AUTO / MANUAL
Continuous light-emitting time Approx. 168 minutes: AA alkaline dry batteries
Continuous light-emitting time Approx. 240 miniutes: AA rechargeable nickel metal hydride batteries
Continuous light-emitting time (Varies depeding on the condition of use)
Wireless (RC) function* Flash mode RC / SL AUTO / SL MANUAL
Channel 4 channels
Group 4 groups control
Bounce angle Up / Down Upward: 0 to 90 degrees
Up / Down Downward: 0 to 7 degrees
Right / Left Toward the right: 0 to 180 degrees
Right / Left Toward the left: 0 to 180 degrees
Dimensions Approx. 62.0 (W) x 104.0 (H) x 98.0 (D) mm / 2.40 (W) x 4.10 x (H) 3.90 (D) inch
Dimensions (Excluding the projecting parts)
Weight Approx. 376 g / 13.3 oz (including batteries)
Weight Approx. 257 g / 9.07 oz (main unit)
Operating temperature 0 to 40 °C / 32 to 104 °F
Operating humidity 10 to 80 %RH (no condensation)
NOTE * Wireless control is available with the DMC-GH3 / GX7 / G6 / GF6.