The Metz 58 AF-1 TTL Shoe Mount Flash is Metz's shoe mount flash designed to be compatible with all digital cameras, both current and future models. To better facilitate compatibility with current and future cameras, this flash now features a built-in USB port that allows for future firmware updates via the internet.
Designed by one of the leading industrial designers for technical products in Germany, this flash is equipped with many innovative developments. State-of-the-art secondary reflector technology, high-performance power management, newest-generation multi-zone AF metering flash, and a full vertical tilt reflector system all mean that this flash is ideal choice for professional photographers.
Type Shoe mount Guide Number
138' (42 m) at 50mm
192' (58 m) at 105mm
Angle of Coverage 84 to 23° (24-105mm lenses in 35mm format)
100° (18mm) with included wide-angle diffuser
Auto Distance Range Variable Auto f/Stops f/1, 1.4, 2, , 2.8, 4, 5.6, 8, 11, 16, 22, 32 & 45 Variable Power 25 Levels ranging from 1/1 to 1/256th TTL Dedication Yes (i-TTL) Bounce Head Yes Swivel Head Yes Zoom Head 24-105mm (Auto zoom, flash senses focal length & adjusts; Manual zoom) Off Camera Terminal No Recycle Time 5 Seconds (based on fresh alkaline batteries & full power)
2.5 Seconds with optional P76 Power Pack (at full power)
Power Source Four 1.5-Volt "AA" batteries (alkaline, NiCad, NiMH & Lithium)
Optional Power Pack P76
Dimensions 3 x 5.8 x 3.9" (71 x 148 x 99mm) WxHxD Weight 12.5 oz (355 g) [w/o batteries]