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Visual Echoes FX1B Better Beamer Flash Extender for Use with Telephoto Lenses - for Nikon SB-80DX

B&H # VIFX1B Mfr # FX1B
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You Pay: $38.95

The Visual Echos FX1B Better Beamer Flash Extender will help increase the reach of the flash and increases the flash output by about 2 to 3 f/stops. It focuses and concentrates the output of the flash into a narrow beam via the fresnel screen that gets positioned in front of the flash. This allows shooting at greater distances and shooting with smaller apertures.

The Better Beamer is designed to be used with lenses 300mm and longer, and its rugged, injection-molded plastic side supports are attached to the flash head by a sturdy elastic "hook-and-loop" band. The rigid supports hold the Fresnel screen in place in both horizontal and vertical formats. Just weighs 2 1/2 oz.

The FX1B version will fit the Nikon SB-80DX flash. The measurement between the two attachment flaps is 1 9/16".

Excellent for wildlife and birding photography, where long-distance fill-flash is often required, especially with a bright sunlight background. The use of fill flash opens up the shadows without the appearance that a flash was used.
When used with TTL flash metering, exposure is automatically set by the camera and flash, and no special compensation is required.
Reduces the drain on battery power by two-thirds.
Visual Echoes FX1B Better Beamer Flash Extender for Use with Telephoto Lenses - for Nikon SB-80DX
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    Visual EchoesFX1B Better Beamer for Nikon SB-80DX
     
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    5.0

    fantastic

    By lorenzob

    from los altos, ca

    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

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    Pros

    • Easy To Pack
    • Easy to Use
    • Lightweight
    • Reliable

    Cons

    • Weak Construction

    Best Uses

    • Wildlife Photos

    Comments about Visual Echoes FX1B Better Beamer for Nikon SB-80DX:

    excellent job for a very reasonable price

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