Gear Type: Flashguns

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An update on the latest developments and releases from Aputure, Elemental, Godox, Phottix and Yongnuo.

Yongnuo YN-468 spotted by Speedlights.net

Speedlights.net has spotted a product listing on Yongnuo’s Hong Kong web site for an upcoming TTL speedlight with an LCD screen, called the YN-468.

Lumopro LP160 to replace LP120 at Camera Tools

Dutch photography shop Camera Tools, the European distributor of LumoPro products, has announced a new and improved flashgun, the LP160, to replace the original made-for-Strobists LumoPro LP120.

Flash trigger updates abound this week

This week has seen the announcement of several new 2.4GHz triggers to challenge the dominance of Yongnuo’s RF-602 system. Will the following new offerings knock Yongnuo off its podium?

Lighting links this week

The Flash Centre (UK) has some offers on during Focus On Imaging, 7th-10th March. Plus, reviews/news of some triggers and flashes.

Nissin PS 300 Battery Pack, Four Thirds Di466

Nissin have announced a new battery pack, the Power Pack PS 300, which can boost the recycle times of two flashes at once. Also announced: a white version of the Di466 for Four Thirds cameras.

Yongnuo Speedlights Selection Guide

Yongnuo have been including “speedlight selection guides” in the packaging of their YN-series flashes. The guide compares the features of all existing YN-46X series flashes, including the new autozoom/TTL YN-467. The YN-467 has been released for Canon and the Nikon version is said to be coming soon, but with no confirmed date.