Can I use NAS with other brand?
NAS are using unique wireless system, it may not compatibility with other brand.
What is NAS?
NAS stands for Nissin Air System which is using 2.4GHz radio transmission. It certificated by international technical standards such as FCC. To comparing with the traditional, it is less susceptible to angle and obstacle limitations. Channels and radio IDs transmission can be set to prevent misfiring of signal interference on the same channel in 100 meters.
How to pairing?
Is Nissin Flash compatible with my camera?
Recharging sound even the flash charged up
Can not turn on the flash, the pilot lamp does not turn from red to green.
Please check your batteries status.
No flashing when shooting.
Please check the link below and follow the steps to clean camera hotshoe and try again.
Wrong flashing, out of control
Please reset the flash.
Why will the Auto Focus Assist beam not work on my Nissin flash?
Mirrorless cameras from several manufacturers have an Auto Focus Assist beam built into the camera body. When this is the case, the camera body will not send a signal to a flash to activate the on-flash Auto Focus Assist beam.
I cannot turn on the HSS mode. (Sony on-camera flash only)
The HSS function is only working when the flash head is facing forward.
Sometimes flash cannot be triggered. But the other Nissin flash is fine.
It may cause by the old firmware version. You can download the latest on here.
How to use the wireless remote shutter?
Connect the shutter cable between Air 10s & the camera, turn MG10 Group Dial to red dot for using wireless remote shutter. The Flash power control can be adjust in Advanced group A.
Can I use X-Sync
Sure, plug in the cable, then turn the Gropu dial to red dot to switch on x-sync mode. Use the channel dial control power from 1/1 in Ch 8 to 1/256 in Ch A.
With such a high-powered flash, will it overheat and shut down if it gets too hot?
No. There are vents along with heat resistant materials and tiny cooling fans inside. This will keep the MG10 from overheating.
It seems that the zoom head on the MG10 is not a standard size, so it will not fit other flash accessories in the market.
No worries. It is removable. You can easily remove it by pulling down on the thumb tab on the bottom of the zoom head and sliding it completely off. This way it will fit the Nissin accessories (coming soon) and other accessories in the market.
What is Open mode?
Open Mode allows multiple Air10s units to use with MG10 strobes without re-pair.
What Nissin PS 8 Power Pack cable do I use on the MG10?
The MG10 utilizes the Sony type external power cord with the Nissin PS 8 Power Pack.
How do I control the light output of the MG10 when using Wireless remote shutter
Turn your Air10s or MG80 Pro commander mode to Advanced groups Å to control the light output.
I have paired by Air Commander to my Nissin i60A. The beeping has stopped, but the flash will not fire from the commander.
Check that the Air Commander and the i60A are set to the same channel. If they are on different channels the flash will not fire. When pairing, it is best to use the have the flash in the auto channel mode.
Why is my Nissin i60A not responding to the 1/3 EV step power adjustments from my Nissin Air 10s Commander?
If the i60A is not responding to the 1/3 EV steps from the Air 10s Commander, then the i60A requires a firmware update. Please contact your local distributor for instructions about how to update the firmware on your flash.
Which version of PS8 should I use? (Fujifilm and Four Thirds version)
For Fuji and Micro Four-Thirds systems require a Sony type cable for use with the Nissin PS8 Power Pack.
Why the i60A, Di700A and Air R cannot flash with Air10s?
This 3 model you mentioned is not compatible with Air10s Channel 1, please use channel 2-8 for the connection.
How to turn on High-Speed Sync?
Canon, Sony and Four Thirds:
The Nissin Air 10s Commander is not communicating with my Nissin i60A, Di700A, or Air R Receiver. The Air 10s and flashes are paired, but I am unable to change the power or make other setting changes on the flashes.
Why is my Nissin i60A not responding to the 1/3 EV step power adjustments from my Nissin Air 10s Commander?
If the i60A is not responding to the 1/3 EV steps from the Air 10s Commander, but is responding to other commands from the Air 10s, then the i60A requires a firmware update. Please contact us for instructions about how to update the firmware on your flash.
Will the Open Mode on the Nissin Air 10s Commander work with the Nissin Di700A, i60A, or Air R Receiver?
No. The "OPEN" mode on the Air 10s Commander is not compatible with the Di700A, i60A, or the Air R Receiver. Open Mode is only compatible with the newer Nissin flashes such as the MG80 Pro, MG10, and MG8.
How do I prevent the zoom on my remote flash from changing every time I change the focal length on my lens?
Why are cables included with the Nissin Air 10s? What do I use them for?
The cables included with the Air 10s are intended for use with the Nissin MG10 and MG8 when using the MG10 or MG8 as a remote camera release.
I can't inset the battery.
Pull out the BM-02 door lock before inset the battery.
Are Nissin Air 1 and Air 10s Commanders cross compatible with Nissin flash models for different camera platforms? For example, will the Air 1 Commander Sony control an off-camera Nissin Di700A Nikon flash?
Will the Nissin Air 1 Commander pair with the i60A if they are on different channels, or different groups (A,B, or C)?
Will the Nissin Air 1 Commander stay paired with my Nissin flash after one or both devices are turned off?
The Air 1 Commander and Nissin flash will maintain their pairing after the devices are turned off. Removing the batteries will also not affect the pairing.
How do I turn Group A, B, or C on/off on the Nissin Air 1 Commander?
Press the set button until the desired group light begins to blink; then quickly press the on/off button to turn the group on/off.
How do I change the zoom setting on a remote flash with the Nissin Air 1 Commander?
Group A, B, or C is missing from the Nissin Air 1 Commander screen. When the group disappears I cannot control the flash.
What is the best channel to use when pairing the Nissin Air 1 Commander with my Nissin flash or Air R Receiver?
When pairing, it is best to use the Auto Channel mode.
My Nissin Air 1 Commander and flash are paired, and the flash will fire when I press the pilot button. However, when I place the Air 1 Commander on-camera the flash will not fire when I take a picture.
My Nissin Air 1 Commander is paired to a Nissin i60A, but the flash will not fire.
The Nissin i60A must be in group A, B, or C to communicate with the Nissin Air 1 Commander. Also, confirm that the Air 1 Commander and the i60A are set to the same channel. If they are on different channels the flash will not fire.
How do I prevent my flash from beeping every time I change a setting on the Air 1 Commander?
All Nissin NAS system flashes will emit an audio confirmation "beep" whenever a setting is changed. To mute this sound, simply press the on/off button on the Air 1 (A, B, or C must NOT be flashing). The color of the flash test button will change from orange (beep) to white (mute).
How do I change the channel on the Nissin Air 1 Commander?
I paired my Nissin Air 1 Commander to my Nissin Air R Receiver, but the flash will not fire.
Confirm that the Air 1 Commander and the Air R Receiver are set to the same channel. If they are on different channels the flash will not fire.
High-Speed Sync (HSS) is not working with the Nissin Air 1.
What is the Nissin Air R Receiver?
What flashes are compatible with the Nissin Air R Receiver?
My Nissin Air R Receiver does not work with my Nissin Air 10s Commander.
The Nissin Air R may require a firmware update to be compatible with the Nissin Air 10s Commander. Please contact your local distributor to update your Air R firmware.
My flash is not responding to my Nissin Air R Receiver.
How do I activate high-speed sync (HSS) on my Nissin i400?
To activate / deactivate HSS on the Nissin i400 (Sony and 4/3 models only) press and hold the pilot light for 3 seconds. On Canon, Nikon, and Fuji camera systems HSS is activated through your camera menu.
What is Open Mode?
Nissin's Open Mode allows photographers using Nissin Air 10s Commanders on different camera platforms (Canon, Nikon, Sony, Fuji, Olympus/Panasonic) to trigger the same MG10, MG8, and MG80 flashes.
What Nissin product support Open Mode?
Open Mode is supported by the Nissin Air 10s, MG10, MG8, and MG80 Pro flashes.
How do I activate Open Mode on my Nissin commanders and flashes?
Confirm all Nissin Air 10s commanders are paired with all flash(es), then activate Open Mode on all commanders and flashes.
Where to adjust power when MG80 Pro works as “Commander” mode?
Advanced group Ȧ is set to be default. Press and hold the modelling light button for seconds to enter the advanced page.
What is the special point of this patented battery system? Is that mean I can use rechargeable & alkaline battery at the same time?
MG80 Pro supports all AA size battery such as Li-ion battery(14500), rechargeable AA or alkaline AA. Information below shows the difference(depends on battery’s mAh):
- Li-ion battery(14500, 1000 mAh)
3.7V x 4pcs = 14.8V
360 times, 1.2s @1/1
What’s happened on the pilot button? Colour is changing from green to yellow.
Same case as the previous notes. They are all about battery. When yellow light appear, it means :
1) Wrong insertion of battery (battery type and/or position)
2) Low battery
3) Battery overheating
*Friendly reminder: Same type of battery should be used and all batteries should be changed.
Battery in flat & button top both can be used for MG80 Pro.
What is ”AL”mode? I saw this after firmware update.
Bingo! Sometimes, shadows will be appeared when modeling light switch on. “AL” mode only works when flash plugged on camera and used in auto zoom. Zoom function will be set between 24mm to 50mm.
What exactly the different between LS-55C & LS-50C is?
To compare with the old one, the parts of stand has been improved. The angle adjustment is now wider and easier as shown in the picture. The parts is not easy to fall off even when it is over screwing.
Is that made of full carbon this time?
Yes! Bingo! The whole thing is carbon fibre in 630g/ 22.2oz.
What is the shape of flash tube?
It is ring shaped flash tube inside MF18. The good thing of ring shaped is that makes a 360 degrees even lighting for photo shooting in a perfect way.
MF18 is now available in Canon, Nikon & Sony. Excited, isn’t it?
Yes! Where can I purchase?
Nissin: You’re welcome to contact our distributers for further information. Please refer to the below link: https://www.nissindigital.com/distributors
The pilot lamp does not light / light in red / takes a long time to light in green.
It will fire when pressing pilot lamp, but did not fire when pressing shutter.
It did not fire event pressing the pilot lamp
It can fire by turning the cord in a special angle
It only fire on one side.
Can it using in wireless?
Yes, you can use with original brand's master flash or commander which providing optical wireless.
How do I activate high-speed sync (HSS) on my Nissin i600?
Which version should i choose with my flash?
If you are using MG10, MG8, Di700A for Fujifilm / Four Thirds and i60A for Fujifilm / Four Thirds, please purchase PS 8 for Sony.
Can I charge two flash at the same time?
Yes, but it will slow down the recharging speed.