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ELC Pro 500/500 To Go Set with Softbag and EL-Skyport Transmitter Plus

  • Manufacturer Number: 20662.2US

Recycling times are lightning fast at 0.6 seconds to full power while Swiss precision guarantees consistent power time after time, shot after shot.

  • Description

    ELC Pro HD 500 'To Go'

    Recycling times are lightning fast at 0.6 seconds to full power while Swiss precision guarantees consistent power time after time, shot after shot.

    Equipped with an OLED display for an easy and precise user experience the ELC Pro HD benefits from cutting edge technology.

    Highest performing and most professional compact units

    Equipped with an OLED display for an easy and precise user experience the ELC Pro HD benefits from cutting edge technology.

    Recycling times are lightning fast while Swiss precision guarantees consistent power time after time, shot after shot. But hardware isn't all. The software built into this unit gives you the freedom to configure the ELC to your individual style of shooting, for every application.



    Key Features:

    • Wireless - Radio remote control of power settings and flash triggering with the EL-Skyport system.
    • System - Full control over all Elinchrom units with the EL-Skyport Software via the optional USB Transceiver RX.
    • Powerful - Available in 500 or 1000 Ws, these units are ideal for most photographic applications.
    • Intelligent - With programmable features for the photocell, EL-Skyport, audio and modelling lamp settings the ELC Pro HD simply offers more.
    • Performance - Combining the best of two worlds the ELC Pro HD units provide excellent flash duration with super balanced colour.
    • Unique - OLED display for information and clarity.
    • Precise - Control knob for power adjustment over 7 and 8 f-stop ranges and menu browsing.
    • Creative - The wide range of creative power and flash modes offer greater flexibility in your work.
    • Safe - Satisfies every safety standard.
    • Elegant - Robust fire retardant shell with rubberized handle.
    • Professional - Built for the most creative use.

    Captian Flash - Stroboscopic Mode

    Strobo Mode

    "Captain Flash" captured in action. Enables you to take a picture with stroboscopic effects within a single frame. Simply experiment for the optimum result.

    Delayed Mode

    Provides the option of first or second curtain sync and everything in-between, plus predictive synchronization within a short sequence.

    Sequence Mode

    Allows you to sequentially trigger up to 20 ELC’s, in bursts or as a continuous cycle, to utilize the highest frame rate of your camera.

    Low Power

    The ELC Pro HD enables you to work with very low power flash and continuous light.

    Enhanced Interface With Control

    Never before has there been a unit so close to the user. With highly precise control you can alter everything for a new user experience.

    The new EL-Skyport Plus system

    Ergonomicaly designed, compact and robust, using easily available AA batteries.

    The new EL-Skyport Plus system offers an extended range of up to 200 m (656 feet), triggering any flash and controlling the power of all Skyport enabled Einchrom flash units. With eight individual frequencies and the choice of standard and speed protocols, there are 16 frequency options, each having four groups.

    The Elinchrom Skyport Plus system is retro compatible with the existing Skyport Speed system, and forward compatible to the additional frequencies offered by the latest Elinchrom ELB and ELC units.

    • Trigger reliably and adjust flash power up to 200 m (656 feet) away
    • Optimized reception with rotating swivel function
    • 4 Groups and ALL selection
    • 16 different channels available (8 in normal mode and 8 in speed mode)
    • Quick increase or decrease of the flash power per group
    • Runs on AA batteries
    • Metal hotshoe connector with screw lock
    • 2.5 mm sync socket
    • Normal and Speed sync mode (for leaf shutter cameras) More info here
    • All functionalities can be easily adjusted
    • Durable with robust mechanics 
    • Ergonomic Swiss design

    Always be in control

    This new generation of EL-Skyport Plus provides photographers with an extra range for triggering and remote power control on all actual Elinchrom units from up to 200 m (656 feet) away. The EL-Skyport Transmitter Plus is designed with a swivel function that enables rotation to optimize reception. Its strong and robust mechanics makes it more durable than ever. In addition, the EL-Skyport Transmitter Plus works with AA batteries, available everywhere.

     

    What's Included:

    ELC Pro HD 500 x2
    Glass Dome Transparent MK-II x2
    EL-Skyport Transmitter Plus x1
    Sync Cable PC-3.5 / 5 m x1
    Umbrella Wide Reflector 90° 16 cm x2
    ProTec Bag Poly x1

     

  • Specifications
    Detailed Specifications

    Energy (Ws/J)

     500
     F-Stop (1m, 100 ISO, reflector 48°)

    64.8

     Power range f-stop 7

    Power range Ws

    7-500
     Power range display  0.3-6.3
     Power increments in f-stop  Adjusted by precise multifunctional power knob in 1/10 steps
     Flash duration t0.5 in s.

    Min. power: 1/2940
    Max. power: 1/2330

     Best flash duration at power:  3.1(1/5000)
     Recycling 230 V in s.

    Slow: 2.0 / Default: 0.75/ Fast: 0.6

     Recycling 115 V in s.

     Slow: 2.5 / Default: 0.9 / Fast: 0.7

    Max. frames per s. at min. power  20 fps
    Colour temperature in °K at max. power  5500

    Auto Power Dumping

     Adjust power settings automatically
     Power stability  ± 0.1 %
     Voltage  Multivoltage 90-265V
     Modelling lamp mode Off, free, proportional, VFC: -0.5 - -2.0 f-stop
     Modelling lamp 230 V  300 W / GX 6.35 - 23022

    Modelling lamp 115 V

    300 W / GX 6.35 - 23030

    Flashtube

    S-Type, Omega Plug-in, user replaceable - 24084

    EL-Skyport (Built-in)

    Integrated transceiver, 8 Frequency Channels and 4 Groups with full RX features

    Sync voltage

    5 V (compatible with all cameras)

    Sync socket

    3.5 mm Jack

    Fan Cooled

    Electronically intelligent temperature controlled fan

    Glass Dome Frosted, optional

    24917

    Umbrella fitting

    Centred tube for EL-umbrellas ø 7 mm.
    Stand bracket with extra umbrella fitting for larger umbrella shafts

    Max. power consumption (230 V / 50 Hz)

    Slow: during charge: 350W
    Default: during charge: 700W
    Fast: during charge: 875W

    Max. power consumption (115 V / 60 Hz)

    Slow: during charge: 250W
    Default: during charge: 500W
    Fast: during charge: 625W

    Pure sine battery converter DC/AC: Slow charge

    600W with Halogen

    Dimensions (with protective cap)

    31.5 x 14 x 21 cm

    Weight

    2.9 kg (6.4 lb.)

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