Hensel Cito 500 Monolight

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  • Hensel Cito 500 Monolight
  • 300 W modeling light 
  • 5600K color temperature
  • Shortest flash duration of 1/100,000th of a second
  • Built-in radio receiver
  • Freemask
  • Built-in WiFi 
  • Fan-cooled
  • User-replaceable flashtube
  • Changeable reflector
  • For Hensel radio transceivers
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Boasting a maximum flash duration time of 1/100,000th of a second and a maximum picture frequency of 40 flashes a second, the Hensel Cito 500 Monolight is among the world’s fastest flashes that are used for fashion, people, and product photography. The monolight is capable of covering up to 9 f-stops at a power output range of 500-2 Ws for a variety of creative options. The monolight is equipped with a 300-W halogen modeling light, which offers perfect brightness, even when shooting in low-light areas. Also, the monolight comes with an integrated Freemask receiver that facilitates making cut-outs on images. The inbuilt radio sync and remote control come in handy for operating the monolight remotely. The safety features and cooling system ensure longevity of the monolight, while the high-quality materials that the monolight is made from lend it durability.

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Detailed Specifications
Volts: 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
This is the voltage outputted by a battery.

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Watts: 500 Ws
A unit of power that measures the rate of energy conversion or transfer. Usually the electric power required by an appliance or device.

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Remote Control: Bulit-in receiver, opt. remote
Remote Control:
An external device that can be used to activate the shutter in a camera so no physical contact with the camera is necessary. There are both wired and wireless remote controls for various applications.

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Control Specifications
Color Temperature: Approx. 5600K
Color Temperature:
Refers to the relative warmth or coolness of white light. Color temperature is conventionally stated in the unit of absolute temperature, the kelvin, having the unit symbol K.

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Physical Specifications
Dimensions: 17 x 8.5 x 7.2" (43 x 21.5 x 18.3 cm) without yoke
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Weight: 13.6 lb (6.2 kg) with yoke
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Flash Attributes
Model Light Mode: On / Off / Full / Proportional
Model Light: 300 W halogen modeling light
Auto F stop range: 9 f-stops
Auto F stop range:
The range of aperture suitable for automatic flash modes.

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Power Range: 9-Stop Power Range in 1/10 Stops
Guide Number: f/90 2/10 @ 3.28' (1.0 m) ISO 100, 1/60 sec with 12" reflector
Guide Number:
The number which indicates the effective power of a flash unit.

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Flash Duration: up to 1/100,000s
Ready Signal: Acoustical / Optical / Flash Check
Recycle Time: 0.25 to 0.5 sec min/max
Recycle Time:
The amount of time a camera or flash takes to reset the flash between shots. This is generally measured when the flash is being fired at maximum power.

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Brand: Hensel

In The Box

  • Hensel Cito 500 Monolight 


  • Hensel Cito 500 Monolight
  • Power Cable
  • PC Sync Cable
  • Hensel Strobe Wizard Plus Transmitter (non-TTL)
  • Hard Case

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