Nikon SB-700 Speedlight

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Product Overview

  • Compatible with Nikon i-TTL
  • Guide Number: 28m at ISO 100 and 35mm
  • Zoom Range: 24-120mm (12mm with Panel)
  • Tilts from -7° to 90°
  • Rotates Left & Right 180°
  • Commander Mode for Wireless TTL Control
  • Strobe Mode and 3 Illumination Patterns
  • Recycle Time: 2.5-3.5 Seconds
  • Slow, High-Speed, 1st & 2nd Curtain Sync
  • Runs on AA Batteries x4
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With a rated guide number of 28 m at ISO 100 and 35mm, the Nikon SB-700 Speedlight is a moderately compact flash unit packed with features for high-performance on-camera lighting capabilities.

The flash is compatible with the i-TTL system for automatic metering with both FX- and DX-format cameras and is optimized for use with Nikon's Creative Lighting System for complete control over your lighting setup.

Additionally, the auto zoom head has a coverage range of 24-120mm with FX-format cameras which can be extended down to 12mm with the use of the built-in wide-angle diffusion panel.

Key Features of the Nikon SB-700 Speedlight

  • Guide number at the 35mm zoom position measures 28m at ISO 100 and 39m at ISO 200
  • Manual power output from 1/1 full power to 1/128 power
  • Light distribution angle is automatically adjustable to the camera's image area in both FX and DX formats
  • Auto zoom head reaches from 24-120mm with FX format and 14-120mm with DX format
  • Coverage of 12-17mm in FX and 8-11mm in DX when using built-in wide-angle diffusion panel
  • Thermal cut-out protection shuts off the flash to prevent damage from overheating
  • Flash head tilts with click-stops at -7°, 0°, 45 °, 60°, 75°, and 90°
  • Flash head rotates left and right with click-stops at 0°, 30°, 60°, 75°, 90°, 120°, 150°, and 180°
  • Distance range of 2-66'
  • Flash exposure compensation from -3 to +3 EV in 1/3 EV steps
  • Backlit LCD panel with nine selectable contrast levels and a rotating dial assist in viewing flash status and changing settings
  • Eleven custom settings
  • Flash duration of 1/1,042 to 1/40,000 second depending on output setting
  • Flash-ready indicator lights
  • AF-assist light, modeling illuminator, monitor pre-flashes, and test firing settings
  • AF-assist light, modeling illuminator, monitor pre-flashes, and test firing settings
  • Automatic color filter detection for adjusting the camera's color temperature settings and an optional color filter pack is available
  • Firmware can be updated through camera

Complete bounce and swivel functionality is available

Complete bounce and swivel functionality is available for working in a variety of shooting situations. This allows users to tilt down to -7° and up to 90° as well as rotate left or right 180° for complete 360° coverage. Also, the SB-700 has three different illumination patterns, standard, even, and center-weighted, which help shape the light output for your specific needs. For wireless master TTL functionality, the speedlight utilizes a Commander Mode. In this mode users can access Advanced Wireless Lighting settings for controlling multiple off-camera flashes that can be set up in two groups (A, B) and one of four channels. The SB-700 also has a quick wireless control A:B ratio setting for quickly setting up and controlling multiple remote flashes.

Many other abilities are packed into this unit

Many other abilities are packed into this unit, including a stroboscopic repeating flash mode that can be set from 1-100 Hz. The SB-700 also has slow, Auto FP high-speed, first, and second curtain sync modes for achieving the desired creative look in your image. There are even red-eye reduction and red-eye reduction slow sync settings available. The flash itself is mounted to the camera or stand via a locking hot shoe and is powered by four AA batteries. And, depending on the type of battery used and the power setting, users can expect a recycle time of 2.5-3.5 seconds.

The SB-700 AF Speedlight are a variety of useful tools and accessories.

First, built into the flash alongside the wide-angle diffusion panel is a white slide-out bounce card for bouncing some light directly to the subject and creating catch lights. Also, there is a diffusion dome for softening the output of the flash and fluorescent and incandescent color correction filters for balancing the flash to ambient light. All of this, along with a stand, is packaged in the SS-700 Soft Case, designed specifically for the flash and accessories.

  • MPN - FSA03901
  • GTIN - 018208048083
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Guide No. 28 m ISO100 at 35 mm position
Exposure Control Manual, i-TTL
TTL Dedication Yes
Vari-Power 1/1 - 1/128
Bounce Head -7 to +90
Swivel Head 360
Coverage Angle of Coverage: 60 - 18 Vertical
78 - 25 Horizontal
Wide-Angle Adapter: 120 - 100 Vertical
Wide-Angle Adapter: 130 - 110 Horizontal
Range Zoom Range: 24-120mm (12mm with Panel)
Distance Range: 0.61 to 20.12 m
Recycle Time Approximately 2.5 - 3.5 seconds
Compensation -3 EV to +3 EV
(in 1/3 EV steps)
Wireless Commander Mode for Wireless TTL Control
Operation Method: Optical pulse
Operation Distance: Up to 10 m
Operation Mode: Commander, Slave
Communication Channels:4 Channels
Groups:2 Groups
Power Source AA
(Alkaline, Lithium, Rechargeable NiMH Batteries) x4
Mount Shoe
Dimensions (WxHxD) 7.1 x 12.6 x 104.5 cm
Weight 0.36 kg
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What’s In The Box
  • Nikon SB-700 Speedlight
  • SW-14H Diffusion Dome for SB-700 Flash
  • SZ-3TN Incandescent Filter for SB-700 Speedlight
  • SZ-3FL Fluorescent Filter for SB-700 Speedlight
  • AS-22 Speedlight Stand for SB-700 (Replacement)
  • SS-700 Soft Case for SB-700 Speedlight Shoe Mount Flash
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