The FL-900R is a new high-intensity flash with a maximum guide number of 58 and the fastest sequential shooting tracking performance in its class, according to Olympus – 10 fps when paired with the new OM-D E-M1 Mark II camera.
The compact, lightweight Micro Four Thirds system-compliant flash is dust-proof, splash-proof and freeze-proof (-10°C).
Photographers are able to cover an angle of view for a focal length range of 12–100 mm (24–200 mm equivalent) and 7–10 mm (14–20 mm equivalent) when using the built-in wide panel.
Charging time has been reduced to approximately 2.5 seconds. When paired with the E-M1 Mark II, the FL-900R is compatible with various Olympus shooting modes, including Wireless RC mode, High-Res Shot, Focus Stacking, Focus Bracketing, Movie Mode (with LED light), and Multi-Flash Mode.
The Olympus FL-900R Electronic Flash is available for an estimated street price of $729.99.