A compact flash that leaves no wish unfulfilled. The “flash unit of the year 2010” impresses with its perfect workmanship and multifaceted functionality. Of particular note is the innovative secondary flash which is fully integrated with the camera’s photometer. Designed with portrait photography in mind, it ensures subjects are lit to perfection. Moreover, the innovative high performance unit boasts a USB interface which enables the specific firmware for each model variant to be conveniently updated via computer and Internet. It looks sleek, artfully meters the flash and is both intuitive and impressively powerful. Equipped with smart developments, the Metz mecablitz 58 AF-2 digital offers genuine high performance energy management, multiple zone AF flash metering and a fully pivoting reflector system. Depending on the version, the Metz top model works with the appropriate camera-specific system flash modes for Canon, Nikon, Pentax, Olympus/Panasonic and Sony cameras including respective wireless TTL modes.