Hink publishes Spacefish tech specs, yours for £99

After revealing their unique flashgun to the public, Hink has provided specs and pricing.

After revealing their goose-necked flashgun to the public, Hink has provided specs and a crowd-funding campaign. As well as the flexible positioning arm, the device offers manual power control and something Hink calls “creative lighting modes”.

ModelSpacefish
Guide number33m (at 35mm, Iso-100)
ModesManual, S1, S2 and "creative lighting modes"
Coverage12–180mm
Recycle time0.8 seconds
Battery3000mah 3.7V Li-Po, built-in
ConnectionsHotshoe, micro-USB
Modelling lampLED high power
AF-assist lampYes

Hink SpacefishThe unit’s built-in battery charges via the same USB port that connects the Spacefish with future accessories such as radio triggers and external power supplies. The hotshoe mount will be made of anodised metal. There is no PC or 3.5mm sync port.

Update: The light output is specified as 33m, which comparable to that provided by a high-end Nikon Speedlite SB-910. The precision of manual adjustment is not given.

Update 2: An Indiegogo campaign has been launched.

For more information, visit the Hink Pro web site.

David Selby
Based in Paris, France, David Selby is editor of Lighting Rumours, a part-time photographer and a quantitative analyst.
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