Nikon Speedlight Sb 800 Manual

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    • Free Download Nikon SB-800 PDF User Manual, User Guide, Instructions, Nikon SB-800 Owner's Manual. The compact and portable Nikon SB-800 AF Speedlight is a powerful flash unit provides incredible lighting flexibility both as a stand-alone speedlight, wireless commander or remote unit.
    • The i-TTL Balanced Fill-Flash flash control employs Nikon's new Advanced Data Communication system to introduce an improved method for the monitor pre-flash and wireless operation that marks an evolution in higher precision over Nikon's acclaimed D-TTL Balanced Fill-Flash control system and forms the core of the new Creative Lighting System.
    • Optimized for use with Nikon's Creative Lighting System (CLS). Operates a stand-alone Speedlight, wireless Speedlight Commander or wireless remote unit. Control as many as 3 remote groups (A, B and C) with the SB-800's wireless Commander mode without leaving the camera position.
    • Flash color information is provided for more accurate flash control. Built-in flash compensation: plus or minus 3EV in 1/3rd step increments.
    • Advanced wireless control provides fully automatic and independent control of an unlimited number of SB-900, SB-800, SB-600 and SB-R200 Speedlights.
    • Built-in Wide-area AF (autofocus) illuminator, compatible with every AF NIKKOR lens and all CLS compatible Nikon cameras. Auto FP High-speed sync for working with higher shutter speeds offering greater depth of field control.
    • Nikon SB-800 PDF User Manual / Owner’s Manual / User Guide offers information and instructions how to operate the SB-800, include Quick Start Guide, Basic Operations, Advanced Guide, Menu Functions, Custom Settings, Troubleshooting & Specifications of Nikon SB-800.
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    1 Installing the Batteries

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    2 Test Firing (Confirming the Exposure)

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    3 Attach The SB-800 To The Camera And Adjust

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    4 Setting the ISO Sensitivity

  • · Foreword .......................................
    5 Adjust the Zoom-Head Position

    • · Camera groups and available flash modes ............ · Speedlight parts and their functions ...............
  • · Control buttons...................................
    6 Setting the Camera's Exposure Mode and Metering System

  • · Icons on the LCD panel.........................
    7 Setting the Sb-800'S Flash Mode

  • · Lenses.........................................
    8 Compose the Picture and Shoot with Flash

    • 1 Installing the batteries .......................... 2 Test firing (Confirming the exposure) ..............
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    • 4 Setting the ISO sensitivity....................... 5 Adjust the zoom-head position...................
    • metering system............................. 7 Setting the SB-800’s flash mode ..................
    • Using the SB-800 with the COOLPIX................... • Detailed operation...............................
    • · TTL auto flash mode .............................. · Non-TTL auto flash mode ........................
    • · Notes on continuous flash shooting...................
    • • Other functions ................................. · Exposure compensation and flash output level.
    • having a variable aperture ........................ · Slow-sync flash mode, Red-eye reduction control,.
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    • · Flash Value Lock (FV Lock) ......................... · Autofocus flash operation in dim light .........
    • SD-800 ................................ · Checking the illumination before actually. taking the picture (Modeling illuminator).........
    • · Custom settings .......................... • Advanced operations........................ · Overview of multiple flash operation ..........
    • · Flash shooting in Advanced Wireless Lighting ..76-83. · SU-4 type wireless multiple flash shooting......
      • using the ready-light or the beeping sound...... · Multiple flash shooting using cords...........
    • using cords ............................ · Flash shooting with digital SLRs cameras.
    • · Bounce flash operation.................... · Close-up flash operation .................
    • Flash sync mode (F5 only).................. • Reference information ......................
    • with the SB-800 ....................... · Optional accessories ....................
    • · Notes on batteries.......................... · Troubleshooting ........................ · About the LCD panel ........................
    • · Index ................................. This section provides preliminary information on using the SB-800.
    • Basic procedures to take simple, properly exposed flash photographs in the TTL auto flash mode.
  • Detailed operation.
    Advanced Operations

    • Other functions. Detailed information on each function of the SB-800 is provided. Advanced operations.
    • Reference information. Optional accessories, Troubleshooting, Speedlight care, Specifications, etc.
    • Thank you for purchasing the Nikon Speedlight SB-800. To get the most out of your Speedlight, please read this instruction manual thoroughly before use.
    • In addition, keep your camera instruction manual handy for quick reference. ■■■ Main features and functions of the SB-800. •The SB-800 is a high-performance Speedlight with a guide number of 38/125 (ISO 100, m/ft.) or 53/174 (ISO 200, m/ft.) (at the 35mm zoom-head position, 20°C/68°F.) According to the camera and lens combination used with the SB-800, you can perform various types of TTL auto flash (p.
    • 38), and Manual flash (p. •A power zoom function automatically adjusts the zoom-head position to match the lens focal length (with the exception of some camera/lens combinations) (p.
    • 27), the zoom-head position is automatically set to match a 14mm or 17mm lens. •The flash head tilts up to 90° or down to –7° and rotates horizontally 180° to the left and 90° to the right, enabling bounce flash (p.
    • •Nikon’s new Creative Lighting System provides a variety of advanced wireless multiple flash operations, when the SB-800 is used with compatible cameras (p.
    • •Custom functions are provided to set values, or activate or cancel functions that are unnecessary to set each time (p. uLife-long learning. As part of Nikon’s “Life-long learning” commitment to ongoing product support and education, continually-updated information is available on-line at the following sites:.
    • •For users in Europe: http://www.europe-nikon.com/support. •For users in Asia, Oceania, the Middle East, and Africa: http://www.nikon-asia.com/.
      • Additional information may be available from the Nikon representative in your area. See the URL below for contact information:. Creative Lighting System. The SB-800 features a new Nikon Speedlight system, called Creative Lighting System or “CLS.” This system offers additional flash shooting possibilities with digital SLRs by taking advantage of camera’s digital communication capabilities.
    • The SB-800 offers these major features:. This is a new TTL auto flash mode in the Creative Lighting System.
    • The subject is correctly exposed by the light from the flash lighting and the exposure is less affected by the ambient light than in the conventional TTL mode (p.
    • With the Advanced Wireless Lighting, wireless multiple flash operation in the TTL (i-TTL) mode can now be accomplished with digital SLRs.
  • In this mode, you can divide the remote flash units into three groups and control the flash output independently for each group, expanding your range of creative multiple-flash shooting techniques (p.
    Reference Information

    • Flash Value, or “FV,” is the amount of flash exposure for the subject.
    • This flash exposure is locked in, even if you change the aperture or composition, or zoom the lens in and out (p. •Flash Color Information Communication.
    • In this way, the camera’s white balance is automatically adjusted to give you the correct color temperature when taking photographs with the SB-800.
    • High-Speed flash synchronization at your camera’s highest shutter speed is now possible.
    • •Wide-Area AF-Assist Illuminator. In autofocus operation, the SB-800 emits AF-Assist illumination over a much wider area as compared to existing Speedlights.
    • See your equivalent camera’s instruction manual for details on the Creative Lighting System. • Default: Functions and flash modes preset when shipped from the factory are referred to as “Default” settings in this manual.
    • ■■■ Marks used in this manual. • v: Denotes important points to prevent malfunction or shooting failure.
    • • u: Provides convenient reference information when using the SB-800. ■■■ Supplied accessories.
    • Speedlight Stand. Nikon Diffusion Dome. Colored Gel Filter Set SJ-800:.
    • Tips on using the Speedlight.