Vivitar DF-283 Series 1 TTL Flash for Sony/Minolta Cameras

Vivitar DF-283 Series 1 TTL Flash for Sony/Minolta Cameras

Vivitar DF-283 Series 1 TTL Flash for Sony/Minolta Cameras

B&H # VIDF283S MFR # DF-283-SON
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Product Highlights

  • Compatible with Sony/Minolta ADI / P-TTL
  • Guide Number: 138' at ISO 100 and 85mm
  • Zoom Range: 28-85mm
  • Tilts Upward 90°
  • Rotates Right 90° & Left 180°
  • Wireless Slave Functionality
  • AF Assist Light
  • Recycle Time: 0.3-7 Seconds
  • 1st & 2nd Curtain Sync
  • Runs on 4 AA Batteries
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Vivitar DF-283 overview

  • 1Description

The Vivitar DF-283 Series 1 TTL Flash is a fully automatic, system-dedicated shoe mount flash, featuring full Sony/Minolta ADI / P-TTL flash support for digital cameras. Although it is an economical and simple to use flash, it still provides some extra features like bounce & swivel, and a manual zoom head and outputs a substantial amount of light. This model features the older Sony/Minolta style Auto-lock Accessory Shoe and is not compatible with the newer Multi Interface Terminal.

Bounce, Zoom, & Swivel Head
Flash has vertical bounce of 90° and horizontal swivel of 270°, with zoom settings of 28mm, 35mm, 50mm, and 85mm
AF Assist
Autofocus auxiliary lamp helps the camera to focus in low-light situations
Accepts Light Modifiers
Includes reflecting plate & wide angle diffuser
Power Saving
Circuitry incorporates an auto-off power saving element
In the Box
Vivitar DF-283 Series 1 TTL Flash for Sony/Minolta Cameras
  • Bounce Card
  • Wide-Angle Diffuser
  • Case
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
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    Vivitar DF-283 specs

    Mount Shoe
    Guide No. 137.8' (42 m) ISO100 at 85 mm position
    Exposure Control TTL
    Angle of Coverage 75° - 28°
    Vari-Power None
    Bounce Head 0° to +90°
    Swivel Head 270°
    Coverage 28 mm - 85 mm (Full frame)
    Zoom Head Full frame: 28 mm - 85 mm
    Off-Camera Terminal None
    Recycle Time Approximately 0.3 - 7 seconds
    Flash Duration 1/500 - 1/30000 sec
    Flash-Ready Indicator Yes
    Slave Timing Modes Instant Sync
    Power Source 4x AA Alkaline, Lithium, NiCad, Rechargeable NiMH Batteries
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 5.2 x 4.0 x 3.0" / 132.0 x 102.0 x 76.0 mm
    Weight 9.2 oz / 261 g without batteries
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.9 x 4.6 x 3.0"

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