Metz mecablitz 44 AF-2 Digital Flash for Sony Cameras

BH #ME44AF2SONY • MFR #MZ 44326S
Metz
Metz mecablitz 44 AF-2 Digital Flash for Sony Cameras
Key Features
  • Compatible with Sony ADI / P-TTL
  • Guide Number: 144' at ISO 100 and 105mm
  • Zoom Range: 24-105mm (12mm with Panel)
  • LED Video Light with 4 Output Levels
Enhanced with an adjustable LED video light and high-speed sync, this mecablitz 44 AF-2 Digital Flash from Metz is a great addition to any Sony camera kit. This model is compatible with the system's ADI / P-TTL metering for accurate, automatic control over light output, though it still offers full manual control for those who desire it. With a guide number of 144' at ISO 100 and 105mm and a zoom head with a range of 24-105mm, this flash is able to balance size with versatility. For wider optics, a pull-out diffuser panel can expand the coverage to 12mm. The head also boasts the ability to tilt upwards 90° and rotate right 120° and left 180°. Additionally, this model can be used as a remote TTL slave with compatible system flashes.
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Metz 44 AF-2 Overview

Enhanced with an adjustable LED video light and high-speed sync, this mecablitz 44 AF-2 Digital Flash from Metz is a great addition to any Sony camera kit. This model is compatible with the system's ADI / P-TTL metering for accurate, automatic control over light output, though it still offers full manual control for those who desire it. With a guide number of 144' at ISO 100 and 105mm and a zoom head with a range of 24-105mm, this flash is able to balance size with versatility. For wider optics, a pull-out diffuser panel can expand the coverage to 12mm. The head also boasts the ability to tilt upwards 90° and rotate right 120° and left 180°. Additionally, this model can be used as a remote TTL slave with compatible system flashes.

When working with a compatible camera, the 44 AF-2 can be set to first or second curtain sync in order to more appropriately utilize your flash in certain situations. It also runs on four AA batteries which can provide a recycle time of 0.1-4 seconds. And, as a bonus this unit features a USB port so that users can update the firmware for enhancements and compatibility later on.

UPC: 719821409014

Metz 44 AF-2 Specs

Flash Head
Guide Number144.36' / 44 m at ISO 100 (105 mm Position)
CoverageFull-Frame
24 to 105 mm
12 mm (with Wide-Angle Adapter)
Auto Zoom HeadYes
Bounce Head0 to +90°
Swivel Head300°
Flash Duration1/125 to 1/15000 Second
Recycle TimeApprox. 0.1 to 4 Seconds
Secondary IlluminationVideo Light
Exposure Control
Exposure ControlSony ADI / P-TTL
Flash ModesHi-Speed Sync, Second-Curtain Sync
Power Range1/1 to 1/64
Wireless
Wireless OperationOptical Pulse (TTL/Manual)
Unspecified Range (Optical Slave)
Wireless Channels4
Wireless Groups1
Power
Internal Power4 x AA (Alkaline, Lithium, NiCad, NiMH)
External Power Pack CompatibleNo
General
MountShoe
Off-Camera TerminalNone
Dimensions (W x H x D)2.9 x 5.1 x 4.2" / 73 x 130 x 106 mm
Weight10.79 oz / 306 g (without Batteries)
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.375 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)7.5 x 5.45 x 3.25"
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Is the foot on this flash plastic or metal?
Asked by: Kirby and Cindy
The shoe is plastic.
Answered by: Robert K.
Date published: 2018-08-26

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Is the flash fully compatible with Sony A6000?
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Yes, the Metz mecablitz 44 AF-2 Digital Flash for Sony Cameras, B&H # ME44AF2SONY, would be fully compatible for use with the Sony Alpha a6000 Mirrorless Digital Camera.
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Date published: 2018-12-14

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Would this model still work with a Sony A77?
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Date published: 2018-08-26

does it work for sony A9?

does it work for sony A9?
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IS the 44 AF2 brand specific? If I buy one specified for Fugifim can I also use it on my Nikon with the same capabilities?
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Answered by: Kirk
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This flash says it has wireless slave TTL funtionality - does this mean it uses an RF transmitter/and or receiver ?
Asked by: Steve
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