Panasonic DMW-FL580L Flash

Panasonic DMW-FL580L Flash 03

Price :  $ 507.99
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Key features

  • Compatible with Panasonic TTL
  • Guide Number: 190′ at ISO 100 and 100mm
  • Auto zoom head : 14-200mm ( 35mm equivalent )
  • Tilts from -7 to 90°
  • Rotates Left & Right 180°
  • Wireless Master/Slave TTL Functionality
  • Built-in LED video light for video recording
  • Recycle Time: 1.7-2.7 Seconds
  • High-Speed Sync
  • Runs on 4 AA Batteries

The LUMIX DMW-FL580L is the top of the line external flash unit for Panasonic Micro Four Thirds System. It has a powerful Guide number of 58m (ISO 100). The flash head can be tilted -7° to +90° for flexible use. Moreover the head is cable of 180° rotation in both right and left side. The incorporation of wireless technology makes this flash versatile. Multiple flash units can be grouped together and their output can be controlled as per need. The flash covers 12 to 100mm zoom range as per Micro Four Thirds system and pushed to 7mm if the built in panel is used. With a fast 1.7 sec recycling time means there is little delay between successive shots. The on board LED light is comes handy for videography.

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Power RequirementsDC 6.0 V
Batteries Recommended for UseAA alkaline dry batteries (LR6) x 4 /
Batteries Recommended for UseAA rechargeable nickel metal hydride batteries (Ni-MH) x 4
Charging Time (from full flash until the [TEST/ CHARGE] lamp lights)Approx. 2.7 sec: AA alkaline dry batteries
Charging Time (from full flash until the [TEST/ CHARGE] lamp lights)Approx. 1.7 sec: AA rechargeable nickel metal hydride batteries
Firing PeriodApprox. 1/20,000 – 1/250 sec
Firing Period(varies depending on the flash intensity; FP firing excluded)
Number of Flashes (with full flash)Approx. 125 flashes: AA alkaline dry batteries
Number of Flashes (with full flash)Approx. 175 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 LampEffective distance: Approx. 1 – 5 m / 3.28 – 16.4 feet
AF Assist Lamp(differs depending on the digital camera and type of lens used)
Guide Number58 (ISO100・m), 26 (ISO100・m, when the wide panel is used)
Lighting AngleCovers the angle of view of 12 – 100 mm lenses (35 mm camera equivalent: 24 – 200 mm)
Lighting Angle(with wide panel: 7 mm lens, 35 mm camera equivalent: 14 mm)
LEDIlluminance100 lux at 1 m
Lighting AngleCompatible to the lens of focal length more 12 mm (35 mm camera equivalent: more 24 mm)
Control ModeAUTO / MANUAL
Continuous Light-Emitting TimeApprox. 170 minutes: AA alkaline dry batteries
Continuous Light-Emitting TimeApprox. 240 miniutes: AA rechargeable nickel metal hydride batteries
Continuous Light-Emitting Time(varies depeding on the condition of use)
Wireless (RC) function*Flash ModeSL AUTO / SL MANUAL / RC / MULTI
Channel4 channels
Group3 groups control
Bounce AngleUp / DownUpward: 0 – 90 degrees
Up / DownDownward: 0 – 7 degrees
Right / LeftToward the right: 0 – 180 degrees
Right / LeftToward the left: 0 – 180 degrees
DimensionsApprox. 72.0 (W) x 112.5 (H) x 112.5(D) mm / 2.835 (W) x 4.429 x (H) 4.429 (D) inch
Dimensions(excluding the projecting parts)
WeightApprox. 435 g / 15.34 oz (including alkaline dry batteries)
WeightApprox. 340 g / 11.99 oz (main unit)
Operating Temperature0 – 40 °C / 32 – 104 °F
Operating Humidity10 – 80 %RH (no condensation)
NOTE* Wireless control is available with the DMC-GH4/ GH3 / GX7 / G6 / GF6.