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Metz mecablitz 26 AF-2 Flash for Olympus/Panasonic/Leica Cameras

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Metz mecablitz 26 AF-2 Flash for Olympus/Panasonic/Leica Cameras
Key Features
  • For Olympus/Panasonic/Leica TTL
  • Guide Number: 85' at ISO 100 and 85mm
  • Coverage: 24-85mm
  • LED Video Light with 2 Output Levels
Improve your on-camera lighting with the mecablitz 26 AF-2 digital Flash from Metz. This model is designed to work with Olympus/Panasonic/Leica cameras which feature TTL. It has a guide number of 85' at ISO 100 and with the telephoto attachment. Integrated into the flash is a wide-angle diffuser which increases coverage from 24-85mm with the use of different attachments. The 26 AF-2 also has an LED video light with 2 output settings as well as the ability to tilt upward 90° for bouncing your light.
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Metz 26 AF-2 Overview

Improve your on-camera lighting with the mecablitz 26 AF-2 digital Flash from Metz. This model is designed to work with Olympus/Panasonic/Leica cameras which feature TTL. It has a guide number of 85' at ISO 100 and with the telephoto attachment. Integrated into the flash is a wide-angle diffuser which increases coverage from 24-85mm with the use of different attachments. The 26 AF-2 also has an LED video light with 2 output settings as well as the ability to tilt upward 90° for bouncing your light.

In addition to basic TTL functionality, the 26 AF-2 also features a slave TTL function that allows it to be triggered wirelessly from the camera or another flash. Recycle times range from 0.3 to 8 seconds depending on power output and 1st and 2nd curtain sync is available. This flash also has a USB socket for implementing firmware updates and it runs on 2 AAA batteries. Additionally, it comes with a case and a flash stand.

This flash is compatible with most Olympus and Panasonic cameras as well as the following Leica cameras: D-Lux (Typ 109), V-Lux (Typ 114), D-Lux 6, V-Lux 4, and V-Lux 3
Automatic fill-in flash setting
Coverage of 24mm with wide-angle diffuser, 35mm with standard reflector, and 85mm with telephoto attachment
Vertical tilt with locking positions at 0, 20, 40, and 90°
Color temperature of approximately 5600K
LED video light has max output of 30 lux at 3.3'
Runs on 2 alkaline, Ni-MH rechargeable, or lithium AAA batteries
Number of flashes ranges from 100-160 depending on battery type
LED indicator light for flash ready status
Locking metal foot

Metz 26 AF-2 Specs

Key Specs
Guide Number
85.3' / 26 m at ISO 100 (85 mm Position)
Bounce Head
0 to +90°
Exposure Control
Four Thirds TTL
Wireless Operation
Optical Pulse (TTL)
Unspecified Range (Optical Slave)
Internal Power
2x AAA (Alkaline, Lithium, NiMH)
Flash Head
Guide Number
85.3' / 26 m at ISO 100 (85 mm Position)
Coverage
Full-Frame
35 mm
24 mm (with Wide-Angle Adapter)
85 mm (with Telephoto Adapter)
Bounce Head
0 to +90°
Swivel Head
No
Recycle Time
Approx. 0.3 to 8 Seconds
Secondary Illumination
Video Light
Exposure Control
Exposure Control
Four Thirds TTL
Flash Modes
Second-Curtain Sync
Wireless
Wireless Operation
Optical Pulse (TTL)
Unspecified Range (Optical Slave)
Power
Internal Power
2x AAA (Alkaline, Lithium, NiMH)
External Power Pack Compatible
No
General
Mount
Shoe
Dimensions (W x H x D)
2.5 x 3.3 x 3.3" / 63 x 85 x 85 mm
Weight
4.06 oz / 115 g (without Batteries)
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.515 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
6.85 x 4.3 x 1.9"

Metz 26 AF-2 Reviews

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question

Is the Metz 26 AF-2 compatible with the Olympus OMD EM10?
Asked by: Jon
Yes, the mecablitz 26 AF-2 Flash for Olympus/Panasonic/Leica Cameras would be compatible for use with the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera.
Answered by: Manzell L.
Date published: 2018-08-26

Will this work with the Leica vlux type 114?

Will this work with the Leica vlux type 114?
Asked by: john
Yes, it is compatible with the 114.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2020-06-16

Will it work on a Leica CL

Will it work on a Leica CL
Asked by: Cornelius
It is not listed as compatible to the CL on the Metz website.
Answered by: Steve
Date published: 2020-11-24

Can this flash be used on a Nikon D750 & D850?

Can this flash be used on a Nikon D750 & D850?
Asked by: Tyrone
Yes, if you purchase the one that has a Nikon shoe.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2021-01-21

is Compatible with te leica Q ?

is Compatible with te leica Q ?
Asked by: Francisco
No, it does not work with the Leica Q.
Answered by: Rob
Date published: 2021-01-19

is it compatible with Panasonic lumix dmc fz300 ?

is it compatible with Panasonic lumix dmc fz300 ?
Asked by: Dan
Yes, the Metz mecablitz 26 AF-2 Flash for Olympus/Panasonic/Leica Cameras would be compatible for use with the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Digital Camera.
Answered by: Manzell
Date published: 2020-02-06

question

Is the Metz 26 AF-2 comatible with the Panasonic GX85?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes, it is.
Answered by: James B.
Date published: 2018-08-26

Will this work with a V-Lux 5?

Will this work with a V-Lux 5?
Asked by: Steve
Yes this flash can work on a Leica V-Lux 5.
Answered by: Kirk
Date published: 2020-01-16
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