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Tag: canon

Canon MR-14EX Macro Ring Lite flash

The Canon MR-14EX Ring Lite is for close-up and macro shooting and loaded with many features and capabilities. With Canon’s E-TTL, it takes full advantage of the flash performance of the EOS-1v, EOS-3, and other E-TTL cameras. Circular twin flash tubes can fire at even power, or varied between them over a six-stop range, and […]

Marumi DRF14 C Ring Flash – Canon Fit

The Marumi Ring Flash is a compact flash with hot shoe mounted power pack. It’s ideal for photographers who require shadow free illumination and is designed for close-up, macro, medical, scientific and forensic photography. The flash is practical to use and ideal for both the professional and serious hobbyist user. This model is dedicated for […]

Who makes ringflash – brand names

There are many brand names past and present that make or have made ring flash. Here’s a selection off the top of my head. I’m sure there are many more ringflash manufacturers that I’ve forgotten to include. Let me know. Alfa Alien Bee Bowens Briese Broncolor Canon Centon Cokin Digi-Slave Elicar Elinchrom Hasselblad Hensel Lencarta […]

Ringflash Adapter Review

Paolo Valentini reviews the Ringflash Adaptor on a Canon 580EX for Luminous Landscape. Paolo’s verdict: At 139 Euros the product is not a bargain, and it is not flawless. But it delivers what it promises, and it allows photographers to experiment a lightweight accessory with a low price tag if compared to studio equivalents. Rest […]

Flaghead Photographic update Ringflash

Press Release: Several hundred adapters for the Canon 580EX sold in just one week and not just to owners of the Canon 580EX, but also to many photographers who where able to ingeniously adapt the devise to flash units of various other makes. The attractive price and excellent performance combined with a lightweight construction make […]