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Nikon Speedlight SB-900
8.9 out of 10

Nikon Speedlight SB-900

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Nikon SB900: Flash forward?

Digital Home Thoughts
31 August 2009
  • Summary: Introduced together with the Nikon D700 in early July, the SB900 replaces the SB800 as Nikon's high-end flash. It brings a few new features, such as increased flash cycle times, a new flash head with a twist, as well as an all-new user interface. How well did it do?
  • Pros: Decreased recycle times (and without needing a 5th battery too);, A proper switch that not only turns on the flash, but enables the wireless modes., New user interface is a bit quicker and easier to operate for many of the flash's myriad settings., A new flash-head that zooms to 200mm, giving con...
  • Cons: ... at the cost of making the new flash much bigger than its predecessors;, No increase in power or distance reached;, Hotshoe stand (AS-21) mounting screw threads are plastic. Unforgivable cost cutting;, As of now, the SB800 still is on sale, and represents a very viable and potentially better a...
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Nikon SB900: Flash forward?

Digital Home Thoughts
27 August 2008
  • Summary: Introduced together with the Nikon D700 in early July, the SB900 replaces the SB800 as Nikon's high-end flash. It brings a few new features, such as increased flash cycle times, a new flash head with a twist, as well as an all-new user interface. How well did it do?
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Nikon SB-900 Speedlight

Pop Photo
24 January 2008
  • Excerpt: The first impression almost all Nikon shooters form on meeting the new line-topping SB-900 Speedlight ($470, street) is: It's big! Scaled to look at home atop the beefy Nikon D3, the SB-900 is about 20 percent larger than the Speedlight it replaces, the SB-800.
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8.8

Nikon Speedlight SB-900

ePHOTOzine
29 August 2008
  • Summary: I've never been a fan of using flashguns as I prefer studio lights or ambient light, but I have to admit that if all flashguns performed to this standard, I'd use one.
  • Pros: Excellent build quality, Loads of features should cope with every scenario, 180 degree turning circle both ways, Extended range of up to 200mm
  • Cons: Expensive, Entry to menu not very clear
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Nikon Speedlight SB-900: фотовспышка с профессиональными наклонностями

iNikon.ru
6 December 2009
  • Conclusion: Оптика → Доступна прошивка версии 5.02 для фотовспышки Nikon SB-900 Новости → Nikon обновил прошивку для фотоаппаратов D40 и D40X
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