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Vivitar 385HV Flash

B&H # VI385HV MFR # VIV-385-HV
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You Pay: $89.00
Product Highlights
  • Guide No.126' (42 m) ISO 100 @ 85mm
  • Zoom Flash Head
  • Auto Bounce Control
  • Advanced IGBT Circuit
  • 4 Auto f/Stops
  • Built-In Vari-Power Control
  • Accepts Any 6v-3a External Power Pack
  • High Visibility 1.5" LCD Panel
  • Auto Shutter Speed Setting
  • Built-In & Wireless Slave Function

The Vivitar 385HV Flash is a powerful non-dedicated shoe-mount unit with a guide number of 126' (42 m) ISO 100 @ 85mm and has an auto exposure range up to 70' (21.3 m). This flash unit has 5 auto f/stop settings and built-in variable power to deliver accurate exposures and convenient fill-flash. The zoom head adjusts to 35mm, 50mm, and 105mm and can be set to bounce at 0°, 45°, 60°, 75° and 90°. The unit has an easy-to-read lighted calculator dial so you can work under most lighting conditions. It operates on 4x AA batteries, and it also accepts any 6v-3a external power pack for faster recycle times and more flashes.

Guide number 126' ISO 100 @ 85mm
Accepts any 6v-3a external power pack for faster recycle time and more flashes
Five auto f/stop settings for controlling depth-of-field and maximum auto flash range
Zoom flash head has seven positions for covering 24 mm, 28 mm, 35 mm, 50 mm, 70 mm, 85 mm and 105 mm camera lenses
Bounce flash capability for softer lighting
Built-in vari-power for convenient fill-flash and rapid sequence photography
Auto Thyristor circuitry for faster recycle time and greater number of flashes
Red focus beam to assist in low light conditions
High-speed synchronization
Built-in & wireless slave function S0-S9
1.5" LCD panel with lighted display
Built-in reflecting plate and diffuser
Red-eye reduction
Automatic shutter speed setting
Flash readiness indication in viewfinder
Mount Shoe
Guide No. 126' (38.4 m) ISO100 at 85 mm position
Vari-Power 1/1 - 1/32
TTL Dedication No
Bounce Head Yes, +0° to +90°
Swivel Head Yes, 270°
Off Camera Terminal PC
Recycle Time Approximately 5 - 8 seconds
Power Source 4x AA Alkaline Batteries
Dimensions (WxHxD) 2.8 x 5.2 x 4.0" / 7.2 x 13.2 x 10.2 cm
Weight 9.17 oz / 260 g Without batteries
Vivitar 385HV Flash
  • Reflecting Plate for Bounce Photography
  • 6.56' (2 m) PC-Miniphone Cable (2 pieces)
  • 20mm Wide Angle Lens
  • Flash Stand
  • Pouch
  • 2-Year Warranty
  • Batteries & Power

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    Required item: Batteries are not included, and are required to power your flash.

    Varta -  High-Energy 1.5V AA LR6 Alkaline Battery (4-Pack)
    • You Pay: $2.99
    Watson -  4-Hour Rapid Charger with 4 AA NiMH Rechargeable Batteries (2300mAh)
    • You Pay: $17.95

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    • You Pay: $9.95


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    • You Pay: $89.95


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    • You Pay: $14.95


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    Vello -  5" Snoot/Reflector for Portable Flash
    • You Pay: $22.50

    Flash Mounting

    Vello -  Compact Shoe Stand for Universal Shoe Mount Accessories
    • You Pay: $7.95

    Sync Cords & Flash Remotes

    Vivitar -  PC-31 Sync Cord, Coiled - 3.3' (1 m)
    • You Pay: $14.95
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