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Pentax AF160FC auto macro flash

Pentax AF160 macro flash

Pentax AF160 macro flash

Pentax have developed a new Pentax AF160FC dedicated auto macro flash. This ring flash unit ties in with the automatic exposure control system of Pentax digital SLR cameras making it easier to shoot advanced close-up photography.

The AF160FC’s main features include: uniform lighting to minimise unwanted shadows, making it useful for close-up subjects.

It has a P-TTL auto flash system to ensure correct exposure. It does this by measuring the flash’s pre-discharge with the camera’s image sensors and assessing the subject’s lighting condition with the camera’s multi-pattern metering system.

The flash has a maximum guide number of 16 (ISO 100/m) and user-friendly operation, There’s a single control dial on the back panel to simplify flash-mode changes and discharge-level adjustments.

Advanced flash applications, including contrast-control auto flash and independent switching between two flash bulbs.

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