Vivitar DF-372 Dedicated TTL Flash for Canon Cameras

Vivitar DF-372 Dedicated TTL Flash for Canon Cameras

Vivitar DF-372 Dedicated TTL Flash for Canon Cameras

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Product Highlights

  • Compatible with Canon E-TTL / E-TTL II
  • Guide Number: 177' at ISO 100 and 180mm
  • Zoom Range: 18-180mm
  • Tilts Upward 90°
  • Rotates Left & Right 180°
  • LCD Screen & Repeat Flash Mode
  • Built-In Diffuser and Bounce Card
  • Recycle Time: 2.9 Seconds at Full Power
  • High-Speed, 1st & 2nd Curtain Sync
  • Runs on 4 AA Batteries
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Vivitar VIV-DF-372-CAN overview

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Take control of your on-camera lighting with the DF-372 Dedicated TTL Flash from Vivitar, which is compatible with Canon's E-TTL / E-TTL II automatic metering solution. This portable flash unit features a powerful guide number of 177' at ISO 100 and 180mm along with an extremely wide zoom range of 18-180mm. Also, bounce flash is possible with 90° of upward tilt and a full 360° of rotation.

An LCD screen allows users to easily check setting and make adjustments and the DF-372 features a repeat flash mode for stroboscopic work. The head also has a built-in diffuser and bounce card for further control over the light output and it has a recycle time of 2.9 seconds at full power. Additionally, it has high-speed, 1st and 2nd curtain sync options and it runs on 4 AA batteries.

In the Box
Vivitar DF-372 Dedicated TTL Flash for Canon Cameras
  • Stand
  • Diffuser
  • Case
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
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    Vivitar VIV-DF-372-CAN specs

    Mount Shoe
    Guide No. 177.17'  / 54 m ISO 100 at 180 mm Position
    Bounce Head 0 to +90°
    Swivel Head 360°
    Coverage 18 - 180 mm (Full Frame)
    Zoom Head Full Frame: 18 - 180 mm
    Off-Camera Terminal None
    Recycle Time Approximately 2.9 Seconds
    Flash-Ready Indicator Yes
    Power Source 4x AA Batteries
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.5 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 10.3 x 5.2 x 3.8"

    Vivitar VIV-DF-372-CAN reviews

    DF-372 Dedicated TTL Flash for Canon Cameras is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 9.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice flash unit. Easy to use and so far it has provided some great photos in difficult lighting situations. Wish there was a more detailed set of instructions for use. I'm just using it on the automatic setting for my Canon 70D.
    Date published: 2016-05-25
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great TTL Flash Large and little heavy TTL Flash but it produces indoor pictures with a good quality if used in a vertical position, easy to use and great value.
    Date published: 2015-11-13
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from More than I expected for the price I don't use a flash a lot, but this one was is well built and very intuitive to use. I took a few very simple test shots with great result!
    Date published: 2016-01-11
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from One good and one bad I purchased two of these units. One unit would not power up right out of the box. The other works fine. B&H was great about replacing the defective unit quickly.
    Date published: 2016-02-10
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from For the price, it's perfect For an $85 flash, it works great. I'm just now getting into flash photography so this is the perfect entry level speedlite. The reason I gave it 4 stars instead of 5 is because of the POWER SAVE MODE - which stays on ALL THE TIME! So after a few minutes of letting the flash sit, it goes to sleep... and the only way to get it up and running again is to walk over and press the button on the flash. This is VERY frustrating when using the flash off-camera. However, you can disable power save in SLAVE MODE.
    Date published: 2016-04-02
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from NOT COMPATIBLE WITH MENU FUNCTIONS Purchased for Canon 1200D and the menu will not support the flash in anything other than E-TTL II metering. Contacted canon and was told only their brand of flashes are compatible with the custom functions menu and no 3rd party flashes are supported. They said to purchase their flash only and recommended one over four times the price.
    Date published: 2016-06-29
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for the price Just getting back into photography. My first flash used with my Canon AE 1 SLR was a Vivitar 283 which served me well for many years. That's one reason I chose this one, another reason is all the features. I'm not dissatisfied in any way, it's a great flash, any way you look at it. I expect to have it many years to come
    Date published: 2016-03-03
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Works as advertised. Fine! I don't use a flash much but this one works just fine on my Canon 6D.
    Date published: 2016-11-23
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