Your basket is empty.

Added to Basket

Nissin MF18 Macro Ring Flash (Canon)


Product CodeNISN3


Product Description

An excerpt from the Nissin Website:

"Nissin group is pleased to announce Macro Flash MF18, the latest flash model featuring high level of creativity and professional performances.

This unique product maintains the outstanding functions with extendable flash head assorts with macro lens mount adaptors from 49 to 82mm.

Using round flash tube and LED modeling lamps to give even flash effects and steady shooting result.

Power ratio can be minute adjusted down to 1/1024 in the Fine Macro mode.

Meanwhile, MF18 provides an extraordinary function Wireless TTL, by adding the slave flashes to achieve high quality performance in macro shooting."


Unique Fine Macro Mode

Revolutionary Fine Macro technology stabilizes the precise fine light control from 1/128 to 1/1024 in 1/6 Ev steps fine turning to achieve the accuracy of microscope. While in Manual mode,

the power ratio can be adjusted from full power to 1/64 in 1/3 Ev steps. This mode helps to achieve more stable quality when shooting high sensitive images.

Tube flash Design

Tube flash design is applied to achieve uniform light effect. Light power ratio control can be adjusted independently according to the light conditions.

Expansion Flash Head

The ring head can adapt the lens from 49 to 82mm. Expanding the ring head to eliminate the problem of vignetting and hidden corners during macro photography. Package includes adaptor rings

52, 58, 62, 67, 72 and 77mm (49, 55 and 82mm are optional for purchase).

Wireless TTL

Wireless TTL with multi-function remote control system. MF18 can be used as master flash to control slave group A and C* with � 3.0Ev compensation setting. Perfectly assorts with Di866 Mark

II / Di622 Mark II or Original Canon/Nikon flashes to create more lighting effects.

*In Wireless TTL mode, Group C is slave flash setting and Ev compensation can be adjusted independently. MF18 only supports Group A or C as slave flash. For example, setting the Di622 Mark

II to Wireless Channel 1 Group A when using it as slave flash.


A firmware upgrade service is available for the MF18, which provides a USB service terminal to upload the latest software.


Please check the compatibility chart at


Color and Auto Rotate Display bears simple and user friendly features of Nissin's design

The Color Display will automatically follow camera angle in different position and six icons interface gives user friendly operation and representing different menus � Auto, TTL, Wireless

TTL (Master), Fine Macro, Manual and Customer Setting.

Various functions

Support Canon E-TTL/E-TTL II, Nikon i-TTL system.

Auto mode:
Flash light is automatically controlled by the camera

TTL mode:
Flash light is automatically controlled by the camera but the flash exposure value can be compensated.

Wireless mode:
Used as Master flash to control slave flash Group A or C; Support Canon and Nikon flashes.

Fine Macro mode:
Flash power can be adjusted from 1/128 to 1/1024 at every 1/6 Ev steps.

Manual mode:
Flash power can be adjusted from full power to 1/64 at every 1/3 Ev steps.

Custom setting:
All setting is customized by user.

Modeling LED

LED focus lamp with light power ratio control makes it easy to focus on the shooting subject. The brightness reflects flash power ratio setting of left and right, the effect can be previewed.


My TTL Setting
TTL exposure level is accurately calibrated for standard balance in accordance with Nissin�s standard. If any adjustment is however required, or if you like to set your own preferable level, it can be adjust for about �3Ev by every 1/3 step.

Quick Loading Battery Magazine
The MF18 has battery magazine system same as Di866 professional and Di466. A convenient battery magazine provides all four AA-size batteries slot in the same direction, so that the batteries can be correctly inserted without fail even in the poor light condition.

External Service Box
External Power Pack Socket:
MF18 supports Nissin Power Pack PS 300.

X terminal:
MF18 has X-terminal socket for flash synchronization.

USB Service Port:
MF18 provides a USB port to update the latest firmware.

Rear curtain sync and High speed shutter
In Rear curtain sync., the flash fires just before the rear curtain closed. By using this function at slow shutter speed, a moving subject will appear with such moving marks behind. High speed sync. is recommended for daylight flash photography.

* Only available in TTL mode

Adapter rings
MF18 can adapt the lens from 49 to 82mm. Package includes adaptor rings 52, 58, 62, 67, 72 and 77mm (49, 55 and 82mm are optional for purchase).