Excerpt: "I am very much an amateur photographer but, having discovered an ancient flash gun in the attic and liked the results, decided to splash out on a more modern version for my Christmas present. Having looked around at the Nikon-branded units I decided they were well out of my price range, being a beginner, so I took a chance on an unknown brand. I was unsure if I would even end up using it much but it is now a staple with almost every photo I take. I ...
Pros: easy to use, reasonable price, performs perfectly
Cons: probably not strong enough or too simplistic for a professional
Summary: I have been dying to experiment with an off camera strobe for a really long time. However, because the prices of the Nikon flashes were quite high, I had to keep pushing my plan of purchasing one of those flashes (SB-600/700/800 etc) time and again. In the meantime I got a very handy flash unit, the Sunpak PZ42X which fulfilled my bouncing needs very nicely. Only problem: I could not use it as an optical slave. That was when I chanced upon this Metz 50 and bought it.
Excerpt: La Metz da anni è nel settore dei lampeggiatori, i flash, e sicuramente il rapporto qualità-prezzo è il suo punto forte. Il modello 50 AF-1 è un flash TTL, numero guida ovviamente come dice il modello è 50, si monta sulla "slitta" della fotocamera ed è d ...
Summary: Nach ein bisschen Übung, mit einem Blitz zu fotografieren, lässt sich der Blitz wunderbar einsetzen. Top Ausstattung und Funktion. Er liefert mir bislang keinen Grund, zu Canons teurerem Original (auch schon getestet!) zu greifen.
Summary: macht alles wie angegeben. bin sehr zufrieden. habe mir akkus und ladegerät gekauft anstelle von batterien. die sind zu schnell leer. diffuser ist für veranstalltungen auch sehr nützlich und bunte lichtfolien.