Adding Artificial Light to Underwater Photography is the Key to better Images and Quality Photographs. The Ikelite DS-160 Substrobe can provide this Artificial Light Requirement. Brightest, Smoothest Coverage, in a real world, side-by-side comparison, the DS160 remains one of the Brightest Strobes on the market. More importantly, the Quality of Light is Exceptional due to a Round Flashtube and Reflector designed specifically to deliver the Softest, most Even Coverage possible. The DS160 remains the favorite of Pros Worldwide for delivering a Warm Light without needing to add a Light-Dimming Diffuser.
The DS-160 Substrobe has a Bright, Concentrated LED Aiming Light that provides More-than-Enough Light for Focusing or as a Night Diving Light. The LED Turns-Off-and-On when the Strobe is Fired, ensuring that No Bright Spots will Ruin your Photos. The Strobe incorporates State of the Art Lithium-Ion Battery Technology produces over 450 Full Power Flashes at an unprecedented 1.4 second Recycle Time. Ikelite's Proprietary Quick-Release Toggle System Attaches the Battery Pack with Ease-and-Confidence, making a Flooded Battery Virtually Impossible.
The included Smart Charger accepts Variable Voltage in the 100-240V Range and includes AC adapters for US, Europe, UK and Australia. The Rechargeable Battery Pack is Interchangeable for Quick- Turnaround in between dives. Existing 4066.5 NiMH and 4066 NiCad Batteries are Forward-Compatible with New Strobes. When combined with a compatible Ikelite TTL System or Film TTL System, the DS160 Automatically Adjusts Brightness to provide Perfect Exposure whether you're Shooting Macro, Portrait or Wide Angle. The DS160 is Approximately Neutral in Salt-Water for the most Ergonomic and Comfortable Handling of your Camera System. Other strobes require expensive buoyancy arms to provide this key feature!
The DS 160 Strobe has a Flash Guide # 76' (24 meters) at ISO 100, has a Beam Angle of 90° (100° with included Diffuser), and a Color Temperature of 4800K. Strobe has TTL, Full and 9 Fractional Powers in 1/2 Stop Increments. The Strobes Modeling-Light is a Concentrated-5-Watt LED and the Strobe is Depth rated to 300' (90 meters). The Smart Charger will Recharge the 7.4 Volt Lithium-Ion Battery in 5 Hours to a Full Charge. Strobe measures (Length x Diameter) 7" x 3.75" (17.9 x 9.6 cm) and weighs 2.5 lbs (1130 g) in air, comes with an Owner's Manual, Waterproof Bulkhead Cap, Silicone Lubricant and is covered by a 24 month limited warranty.
This product has a limited warranty of 12 months.