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  • Overall Rating: 5
  • Price: 5
  • Quality: 5
  • Ease Of Use: 5
  • Usefulness: 5
Great Speedlite flash for Nikon Cameras – 560-II 2.0" LCD Flash Speedlite Speedlight (4 x AA) Reviews

posted by psfaraujo on 10/17/2012 Certified Owner

Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

This is a great option when choosing a speedlite-type flash for your camera. Although non-TTL type, it's easy of use is really impressive. The Guide number of 58 (Zoom 105/ISO 100) is a little overestimated, I think, but this is not a problem, the flash is still powerful enough. The zoom motor is very silent, the commands are very easy to find and the amber-illuminated LCD contains all the informations needed. Works well in all modes (Master, Slave 1 & 2 and multi (strobe) flash (although I don't see a real use for the last one).
NO cons whatsoever
Either an amateur or a professional photographer can get the most of their pictures with this fine speedlight flash unit. Very useful, well-constructed and, till this date, very reliable.
I will strongly recommend it for anyone who wants a non-TTL flash for Nikon cameras.


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