Sea & Sea YS-01 Lighting Package for Compact Digital Camera

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About Sea & Sea YS-01 Lighting Package for Compact Digital Camera

Multiple features condensed into a compact design
Adding Artificial Light to Underwater Photography and Video's is the Key to better Images. Having the best Platform to help provide that Lighting is as important as the Artificial Light it's self. The Strobe has a circular beam angle of 100°x100° and guide number of up to 20 (ISO 100/m) on land. The YS-01 is a new compact-type slave strobe that can be used for all applications from wide-angle to macro photography. You can switch between DS-TTL (Digital Slave TTL) and a ten-level manual control function, to enable fine adjustment of the light level. You can also set up a lighting system that uses two strobes in DS-TTL mode. Power comes from four AA batteries for a powerful and long-lasting strobe. You can enjoy taking pictures all day long without having to replace or recharge the batteries. The recycle time takes 1.9 seconds with nickel-metal hydride batteries (2700 mAh) for stress-free continuous shooting.

The YS-01 is furnished with a high-luminance white LED target light (1W) indicating the optical axis of the strobe attached to its front face that is effective for night diving. You can fully exercise your creativity with the YS-01, which can be used as a primary strobe or secondary strobe for compact digital cameras. The Strobe has a depth rating of 250' (75 meters). The Flash has a color temperature of 5600°K, provides up to 230 flashes using 4 AA Alkaline batteries and 330 flashes using NiMH batteries. The strobe head measures 2.7" x 4.3" x 5.2" (68mm x 108mm x 129mm), weighs 17.7oz (505g), comes with a diffuser, diffuser strap, silicone grease, fixing bolt and owner's manual. Strobe is covered by a 12 month limited warranty.

If you want to add lighting capabilities to your camera housing for better underwater photographs then you need a platform to mount a strobe or light. This Sea Arm 8 Set is what you are looking for. Set consists of the following items: To support your Strobe Sea Arm Double Ball Arm allows maneuvering your light for that perfect angle. The Sea Arm 8 ball clamp singles are used to hold two ball joints together on the arm and strobe head. To Mount a YS Series Strobe the Sea Arm 8 Strobe Head Small is included. To attach your arm system to the Tray the Sea Arm 8 Fixed Ball Base attaches to the extra grip or camera tray adapter and holds a ball joint with the ball clamp.

The Grip and universal housing tray is compatible with most compact camera housings on the market and serves as the base for the Sea Arm 8. A bracket shoe or Fixed Arm Base is required to attach a ball clamp and double ball arm. Also included with the package is a Strobe Head S used for mounting a YS Series Strobe. The best quality Fiber-Optic Cable is composed of 613 fibers (cores). Even when the cable is bent, attenuation of light is minimal. Therefore, the light signal will be transmitted to a strobe without loss. Compared with single fiber cables, the Fiber-Optic Cable II is more resistant to distortion, bending and physical impact. .All parts are constructed from Corrosion Resistant Anodized Aluminum Alloy with Rubber O-ring Friction Gaskets, Stainless Steel and Brass Hardware. The Sea & Sea, Sea Arm 8 Set weighs 16.1oz (456.43g), come with an Instruction Manual and is covered by a 12 month limited warranty.

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Warranty Information

This product has a limited warranty of 12 months.
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Sea & Sea YS-01 Lighting Package for Compact Digital Camera Features

  • Sea & Sea YS-01 Lighting Package for Compact Digital Camera:
  • Adding Artificial Light to Underwater Photography is Key to Better Images
  • Having the Best Platform to provide Lighting is as Important as the Artificial Light
  • Complete Light and Arm/Tray Set for U/W Photos
  • Owner Manuals
  • 1 Year Limited Warranty
  • Sea & Sea YS-01 Strobe:
  • A Must-Have to Enhance Underwater Photographs
  • Reintroduces Color that's Lost at Depth
  • Most Important Accessory for Underwater Photography
  • Circular Beam Angle: 100° x 100° Degrees
  • Guide Number of Up to 20 (ISO 100/m) On-Land
  • Compact-Type Slave Strobe
  • Use for All Applications: Wide-Angle to Macro Photography
  • Switch Between DS-TTL (Digital Slave TTL) & 10-Level Manual Control
  • Enable Fine Adjustment of Light Level
  • Great for Dual Strobe Set-Ups
  • Power Sources: 4 Alkaline AA or 4 AA Ni-MH
  • Burn Time: Alkaline Batteries: 230 Flashes, Ni-MH Approx. 330
  • Color Temperature: 5600K Full Flash Land, 5250K with Diffuser
  • Depth Rating: 250' (75 meters)
  • Dimensions: (W x H x D) 2.7" x 4.3" x 5.2" (68mm x 108mm x 129mm)
  • Weight: 17.7oz (505g) w/o Batteries
  • Construction: Polycarbonate and ABS Resin
  • Includes:
    Diffuser Strap
    Silicone Grease
    Fixing Bolt
    Owner's Manual
  • Sea & Sea, Sea Arm 8 & Tray:
  • Construction:
    Corrosion Resistant Anodized Aluminum Alloy
    Rubber O-Ring Friction Gaskets
    Stainless Steel and Brass Hardware
  • Complete Lighting Arm Set
  • Compatibility: Compact Digital Cameras Systems
  • System Weight: 16.1oz (456.43g)
  • Tray Weight: 9.6oz (275g)
  • Tray Dimensions: (W x H x D) 8.7" x 5.2" x3.1" (217mm x 130mm x 77mm)
  • Sea & Sea Fiber Optic Cable:
  • Coiled Sync Cord Links Underwater Strobe to Cameras Housing
  • Compatible with All Sea & Sea Strobes and Housings
  • Triggers Strobe via Camera Built-In Flash
  • Methacrylic Resin, Combination of 613 Fibers
  • Increased Durability and Resistance to Bending and Kinks
  • Bi-Directional: Designed for Use with Internal Optical YS-Converters

Sea & Sea YS-01 Lighting Package for Compact Digital Camera Specifications

Strobe Body Material
Polycarbonate and ABS Resin
Strobe Beam Angle
100°x 100° Degrees
Strobe Color Temperature
5600K Full Flash (land), 5250K with Diffuser
Guide Number
20 (at full flash) ISO100/m
Strobe Batteries
4 AA Alkaline or 4 AA Ni-MH
Strobe Burn Time
Alkaline Batteries: 230 Flashes, Ni-MH Approx. 330
Recycle Time
Alkaline Batteries: Approx. 2.8 seconds, Ni-MH Batteries: 1.9 seconds
Strobe Dimensions
(W x H x D) 2.7" x 4.3" x 5.2" (68mm x 108mm x 129mm)
Strobe Weight
17.7oz (505g) w/o Batteries
Strobe Buoyancy
Negatively Buoyant 0.35oz (10g) with Batteries
Light Arms:
Arm Materials
Anodized Aluminum, Stainless Steel and Brass Hardware, Rubber O-Rings
Arm Dimensions
Tray: (W x H x D) 8.7" x 5.2" x3.1" (217mm x 130mm x 77mm)
Arm Weight
Arm: 16.1oz (456.43g), Tray: 9.6oz (275g)
Arm Compatibility
Sea & Sea Housings, Multiple Brands
Adjustment Points
Ball Joints
Weight [with packaging]
3.2 lb
Mfr #
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