Notes: A flash foot is not automatically included with your rental. If a flash foot is needed, please select the option at checkout. Note, also, that this flash requires 4 AA batteries, which are not included. Warning - this flash does not have a PC-In port nor a 1/8th port for use with radio transmitters. You will need to use Sony's proprietary off-camera cable. Otherwise, this flash will fire off-camera optically. The hot shoe on this flash is the iISO and will not work on Multi Interface Shoe hot shoe cameras. Please check the hot shoe type of the camera you are trying to pair this flash to. The following cameras sport the iISO hot shoe:

  • Sony A77
  • Sony NEX-7
  • Sony A850
  • Sony A57
  • • Sony A65
  • Rental Includes:

    • • Soft Case

    Specifications:

    • • Range: 30'
    • • Guide Number: 42 (Tested at ISO 100, 105mm)
    • • Hot Shoe Type: iISO
    • • Tilting Head
    • • Optical and Radio Triggering Capable
    • • High Speed Synchronization Mode (1/500th - 1/4000th). Note: Head Must Face Forward for HSS.
    • • Warning: No PC-in or 1/8th Sync Port

    The Sony HVL-F42AM Flash is a simple flash unit suitable for a variety of low light situations. It has easy-to-operate controls and an intelligent auto zoom optimized for different sensor sizes. It can be fired off-camera using your pop-up flash optically or with radio transmitters that have iISO-style hot shoe adapters on them.

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