The Sony HVL-F60M Flash and Videolight is the flagship model in Sony’s range of digital camera lighting accessories. The unit features a large back-lit LCD screen with Sony’s Quick Navi interface enabling you to swiftly configure the flash in any situation. Its unique Quick Shift Bounce feature delivers consistent quality light regardless of whether you are shooting in landscape or portrait orientation. Adjusting the flash head to orbit up to 90 degrees to the left or right ensures an even horizontal light distribution regardless of your camera position.
The Sony HVL-F60M also features an integrated video light with a built-in diffuser giving it the versatility to be used in a variety of movie scenarios. With its assortment of innovative features, the Sony HVL-F60M Flash and Video light is the perfect accessory for photographers and multimedia professionals alike.
Product Code: SonyFlashHVLF60M
Powerful Light Output - Delivers high-illumination output in a compact, lightweight body. The HVL-F60m has an effective range of more than 27m and guide number 60 as tested at ISO100, 105mm.
Slide-out Bounce Sheet - The HVL-F60M features a slide-out bounce sheet built into the flash head. This can be used in a variety of scenarios to create a softer and more even distribution of light.
Large Dot Matrix LCD - The large LCD dot matrix display and instinctive button layout makes configuring the HVL-F60M for a variety of shooting needs simple.
Quick Navi Control – Features Sony’s intuitive Quick Navi control interface. As seen in the Alpha A99 camera bodies, this familiar interface allows for quick and easy assessment and configuration of your flash settings.
LED Video Light - A built-in LED video light allows you to effortlesslyswitch between stills and movie shooting, even in low-light conditions. The integrated light has a maximum luminance of 1200 lux/(0.5m) and can be dimmed incrementally making it a practical tool for a wide variety of filming situations.
Built-in Diffuser for LED Video Light – The built-in diffuser for the integrated video light is useful for reducing glare and allows you to soften light to match the mood of your scene. It can also lessen multiple shadows which can occur when using the video light in conjunction with other direct or ambient light sources.
Quick Shift Bounce – The unique Quick Shift Bounce system allows the flash head to orbit 90 degrees left and right thus maintaining horizontal light distribution even when shooting vertically. Additionally, the head can also tilt down 10 degrees or back 150 degrees, delivering the flexibility to handle all lighting scenarios.
Flash Stand - The included flash stand can support the flash on its own, or allow it to be mounted to a tripod or light stand for increased wireless freedom.
Modelling Light Function – The Modelling Light capability allows the HVL-F60M to pulse. This function can help photographers determine where shadows will fall before taking the picture, permitting them to more efficiently alter the position of the light or subject prior to taking a shot.
High-Speed Synchronization - The High Speed Synchronization mode enables the flash to sync with shutter speeds from 1/500 to 1/4000 of a second allowing you to more effectively freeze fast-moving action.
Auto White Balance Compensation - Auto White Balance compensation gives your camera greater accuracy when calculating the white balance of an image. The HVL-F60M sends the colour temperature data from the flash to the camera where it is incorporated into the camera’s white balance settings to produce a white balance optimized final image.
Flash Compensation Operation - The HVL-F60M allows flash compensation settings to be adjusted not only from the flash unit but also from your SLT-A99V or your NEX-6 camera bodies.
Automatic Focal Length Adjustments - The HVL-F60M automatically adjusts the flash head for focal-lengths ranging from 24mm to 105mm. Built into the flash head, the slide-out wide-angle panel allows you to increase the wide-angle coverage to 15mm.
Dust and Moisture Resistant Design – Weather sealing is used throughout the construction of the HVL-F60M protecting it from dust and moisture.
27.74m ISO100 at 105mm
Yes, +90° to -10°
Bounce angles: Upward - 90 degrees; Downward - minus 10 degrees; Left/ Right (Front/Back) - 180 degrees Flash Coverage : GN60 = up to 28 meters (91 ft) at ISO100 with 105mm lens
Guide Number 60 = up to 28 meters (91 ft) at ISO100 with 105mm lens
* Specifications subject to change by the manufacturer without notice
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