The EL Skyport Plus HS provide a Sony Multi interface hotshoe, and bring Hi-Sync mode (Elinchrom’s version of Long Flash Duration Sync) to Sony, providing shutter speeds of up 1/8000s with compatible lights and cameras.
As well as remote manual power, and modeling light control, for up to 10 compatible Elinchrom lights. The EL Skyport Plus also provides radio range up to an impressive 200 meters (outdoors).
EL-Skyport Plus HS Main Features
- Large LCD with real-time display of remote flash power settings
- Easy access buttons and rotation ring for fast setup and control
- 20 Channels, 4 Groups for Normal and Speed Sync Modes
- Hi-Sync, up to 1/8000sec with Sony Cameras
- Extended working range up to 656ft (200m)
- AF Illuminator and sure-lock mounting foot
- USB port for future-proof upgrades
The EL-Skyport Transmitter Versions –
EL19371 – EL-Skyport Transmitter Plus HS for Sony
EL19366 – EL-Skyport Transmitter Plus HS for Canon
EL19367 – EL-Skyport Transmitter Plus HS for Nikon
Large LCD display of the Skyport HS allows you see the exact power up to 10 compatible Elinchrom lights.
Users can control the modelling lamp and power of each flash unit directly from the Skyport transmitter.
The Elinchrom EL Skyport Transmitter Plus HS are developed in collaboration with Phottix HK, and feature a similar ODS (Over Drive Sync) Pre-Sync timing adjustment for the Hi-Sync mode, as the Phottix Odin also provide.
Frequency Band : 2.4 GHz
Channels : 40; (20 in Normal mode – green / 20 in Speed mode – red)
Groups : 4: 1, 2, 3, 4
Flash synchronization :
Normal: limited to the native X-sync of your camera
Hi-Sync mode: up to a 1/8000 sec.*
2nd curtain sync: only Canon
Range : Up to 200m (656’) for triggering
AF Assist Beam : Yes
Foot for Sony hotshoe (19371) Canon hotshoe (19366) and Nikon hotshoe (19367)
Mini-USB for firmware updates
2.5 mm remote release
Power source : 2x AA batteries
Indicators and Controls :
LCD screen display:
Sync mode, group, channel, ODS activation, Hi-Sync activation, shutter mode, remaining battery power, flash unit name, flash unit ID, flash unit power level, flash unit modelling level.
Group selection, test, rotation ring to change values, confirmation, on/off and refresh.
There are also 4 buttons with variable functionality:
Power +/-, Modelling lamp off/prop/free, Individual unit selection and setup on the dashboard. Menu up, menu down and exit in the setup menu.
Dimensions : 84.1 x 68.3 x 58.5 mm (3.3 x 2.7 x 2.3”)
Weight : 120 g ( 0.27 lbs.) without batteries
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
The Elinchrom EL Skyport Transmitter Plus HS for Sony should be available in stores soon for $249 –
Elinchrom – Website