Fujifilm EF-X500 Flash

The Fujifilm EF-X500 is a hotshoe flash designed for Fuji's mirrorless cameras. The flash features a powerful guide number of 50m at ISO 100 and includes several high end features such as High Speed Sync (HSS) / FP Sync, wireless TTL communication, a constant light LED video light, and a weather-resistant construction.
  • High Speed Sync (HSS) / FP Sync
  • Wireless TTL communication
  • Constant light LED video light
  • Zoom range of 16-70mm (35mm equivalent of 24-105mm)
  • Pull-out diffuser covers a focal length of around 14mm (35mm equivalent of 20mm)
  • Flash head that can be tilted up by 90 degrees, down by 10 degrees, to the left by 135 degrees and to the right by 180 degrees for bouncing light
  • Flash exposure compensation of -5 to +5 EV in 1/3 EV steps
  • Powered by four AA batteries and can take up to eight batteries with the optional EF-BP1 battery pack
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High Speed Sync (HSS) / FP Sync

The Fujifilm EF-X500 flash features a high speed sync option to enable compatible camera bodies to flash sync at up to 1/8000th of a second or highest available mechanical shutter speed. This feature is needed for freezing fast moving objects in day light, or flash photography with fast apertures in bright light.


Wireless TTL communication

The Fuji EF-X500 can be used in a multi-flash setup with TTL. Multi flash setups willl enable more creative photography, and full TTL metering means that you don't have to manually set each flash. Multiple flashes can be controlled with up to three groups, each of which can be set up with different light output. The light output of each group can also be adjusted from the camera.


Constant light LED video light

An LED light under the flash head can act as either constant video light or AF assist light. The light can easily be turned on/off in the flash's menu.


Manual power control of 1/1 to 1/512 in 1/3 stop steps

A wide manual power control range of 1/1 to 1/512 in 1/3 steps will provide exceptional level of manual control. Additionally the lower power range will greatly decrease the flash duration, and enable users to shoot extreme high-speed flash photography.


Other features

  • Zoom range of 16-70mm (35mm equivalent of 24-105mm)
  • Included diffuser covers a focal length of around 14mm (35mm equivalent of 20mm)
  • Pull-out bounce card
  • Flash head that can be tilted up by 90 degrees, down by 10 degrees, to the left by 135 degrees and to the right by 180 degrees for bouncing light
  • Flash exposure compensation of -5 to +5 EV in 1/3 EV steps
  • Powered by four AA batteries and can take up to eight batteries with the optional EF-BP1 battery pack
  • A dust- and water-resistant construction broadens the scope of photographic fields when used with X Series cameras
  • Fujifilm EF-X500 Flash
  • Soft case
  • Mini stand
  • Diffuser

Type

 Type Hot-shoe mount flash
 Model number EF-X500
 Compatible cameras *** FUJIFILM X-T1, X-T2, X-Pro2
   Some functions are available also for other X Series cameras equipped with a hot shoe, and FinePixHS20EXR、HS30EXR、HS50EXR.
Flash headGuide number Up to approx. 50 (ISO100・m) / 164 (ISO100•ft)
   (at illumination angle of 105mm*4)
 Flash coverage 24mm-105mm *4, Auto Zoom function,
   Approx. 20mm when using the Wide Panel*4
 Bounce 90°up, 10°down, 135°left and 180°right
 Color temperature Approx. 5600K (at full output)
 FP (high speed flash sync) mode Supported*5
Exposure controlExposure control system TTL, Manual, Multi-flash (Manual)
 TTL compensation -5.0EV - +5.0EV at 1/3-step increments
   *This setting may not be reflected in some shooting conditions.
 Manual flash power 1/1~1/512 at 1/3-step increments
   *Flash settings become slightly restricted in the FP mode.
 Multi-flash power 1/4~1/512 at 1/3-step increments
ChargeFiring interval (at full power and full charge) Approx. 2.5 seconds (Nickel-hydrogen battery)
 Number of flashes (at full power and full charge) Approx. 170 times (Nickel-hydrogen battery)
Wireless multi-flash systemCommunication method Optical transmission
 Operation modes Master (TTL / Manual / Multi-Flash / OFF)
   Slave (TTL / Manual / Multi-Flash / OFF)
 Communication channels Ch1 - 4
 Slave unit groups Up to 3 groups (A / B / C)
Other functionsWireless slave flash Supported (P-MODE /N-MODE)
 LED video light Supported (built-in)
 LED AF assist light / catchlight Supported (built-in)
 Reflector panel Supported (built-in)
 Diffuser Supported (included)
Included itemsIncluded items Soft case
   Mini stand
   Diffuser
Power sourcePower source Four AA batteries (LR6 or Ni-MH)
 External power source Battery Pack EF-BP1 (optional)
Dimensions and weightDimensions Approx. 124.0mm (H) x 67.2mm (W) x 107.3mm (D)
 Weight Approx. 380g (excluding batteries)
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