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Sony HVL-F56AM Flash [GN144] {Bounce, Swivel, Zoom}

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Sony HVL-F56AM Flash [GN144] {Bounce, Swivel, Zoom} Description


The Sony HVL-F56AM flash is a fully automatic, TTL-dedicated shoe mount flash. It supports full TTL support for digital SLR cameras. The bounce, zoom, and swivel head will give you more creative possibilities with your shots.  Offering power zoom positions to cover focal lengths of 24mm, 28mm, 35mm, 50mm, 70mm, and 85mm.  Bounce is set between 10°, 45°, 60°, 75°, and 90°. The power level of the flash output can be set manually from full-power down to 1/32.

Get outstanding flash coverage from the Sony HVL-F56AM Digital Camera Flash. With features like selectable light levels and high-speed synchronization, you can be sure your subjects will be filled with enough light to express the mood you are trying to express. You can easily control the specific light and the number of flash emissions from this comprehensive flash solution. The HVL-F56AM Digital Camera Flash from Sony works great with high speed shutters, making it ideal for a wide variety of situations.

KEH Specifications

  • Mount: Shoe mount
  • Guide No.: 144
  • Angle of Coverage: 45° vertical / 60° horizontal
  • Vari-Power: Full, 1/1, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8, 1/16, 1/32
  • TTL Dedication: Yes
  • Bounce Head: Yes
    • 10°, 45°, 60°, 75°, 90°
  • Swivel Head: Yes
    • Right 0°-90°, Left 0°-180°
  • Zoom Head: Yes
    • Power zoom from 24-28-35-50-70-85mm
  • Recycle Time: Alkaline: 0.2-11 sec. / NiMH: 0.2-8 sec.
  • Power Source: 4x AA batteries
  • Dimensions: 3.2 x 5.3 x 4.0" (78 x 131 x 100mm)
  • Weight: 13.1 oz. (370g)


Power Description

Power Source Battery



Sony (alpha) DSLR-A100 Camera

Additional Information
  • Auto zoom
  • Wireless flash
  • Modeling flash
  • Auto locking foot
  • Able to bounce up, down, left and right
  • High accuracy ADI in combination with D Lens

Battery Information

Number of Batteries Supported 4
Battery Size Supported AA

General information

Product Model HVL-F56AM
Manufacturer Part Number HVL-F56AM
Manufacture GTIN 0027242697386
Brand Name Sony

Physical Characteristics

Material Polycarbonate
Color Black

Technical Information

Flash Modes Automatic, Manual, TTL

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