D1 Air 500

Superior performance in a compact package.

Boasting a generous 7 f-stop power range, action-stopping short flash durations, and color stability comparable with that of many high-end studio generators, the D1 proves that superior performance can be delivered in a compact and affordable package.

  • Compatible with the vast majority of Light Shaping Tools.
  • Compact and lightweight.
  • Built-in reflector makes the D1 very safe and easy to use.
  • Wide 7 f-stop power range in 0.1 f-stop steps.
  • Short flash duration even on the high power settings.
  • Fast recycling times.
  • Available with Air – the world’s fastest system for remote radio sync and control.
  • Designed to withstand years of everyday use.

Product Number

901024
  • The Nikonians’ Profoto D1 Review

    Reliable, consistent, and excellent.

  • Shutterbug’s D1 and HR Softbox Review

    In addition to being beautifully designed and constructed, it just looks plain cool!

  • Fstoppers’ Profoto D1 Review

    This is the best monobloc I've personally ever used.

  • Outdoor Photo’s Profoto D1 Review

    If you are planning to buy lights for long and hard use, I can happily recommend them.

  • The Phoblographer’s Profoto D1 Review

    Ultimately the Profoto D1 Studio Kit 500/500 Air is a really great kit.”

Kits

This product is included in the following kits

Technical Specification

General Specifications

  • Energy: 500 Ws
  • Energy range: 7 f-stops (7,8-500 Ws)
  • Energy control increments: 1/10 and full f-stops
  • Recycling Time 230V50Hz: 0,2-0,95s
  • Flash Duration t 0.5: 1/2600 (max power),1/1000 s (min power)
  • Modeling Lamps Total W/pack (max.): 300W
  • Modeling Light Modes: On, Off, Prop, Free
  • Energy control increments: 1/10 and full f-stops
  • Energy / Voltage Stability: +/-1/20 f-stop
  • Guide number @ 2m / 100 ISO with Magnum Reflector: 45 4/5
  • Specified Data Conditions: 120 or 230 V AC
  • Input power supply: 100-127V / 200-240V, 50/60Hz (nominal)

Syncronization and Control

  • Sync socket(s): 1
  • Wire sync voltage: Compliant to ISO 10330 standard
  • Wire sync connector: 3.5mm Mini-Phono
  • Photocell/IR-slave and switch: Yes
  • Radio Sync: Yes, integrated Profoto Air (8 channels, 6 groups)
  • Remote Control: Yes, with optional Profoto Air Remote
  • Radio sync range: Up to 300m
  • Computer Control: Yes, with Profoto Studio Software (Mac a. PC) via optional Profoto Air USB transceiver

Miscellaneous

  • Digital Display: Yes, f-stops and Air channels/groups
  • Fan Cooled: Yes, temperature regulated
  • Automatic Multi-Voltage: Yes, 90-130V/180-240V, 50-60Hz incl. model light
  • Ready Signals: Yes, ready lamp, dim and/or switchable beep sound
  • Auto dumping: Yes
  • Fuse Requirement per unit at max. Speed Setting: Slow blow 6A/230V, 10A/120V
  • Automatic mains fuse type: C, D, E 6A/230V 10A/120V
  • Battery Operation: Yes, with optional Profoto BatPac

Measurements

  • Dimensions: 30x13x17 cm 11.8x5.12x6.7 inch
  • Weight: 2.44kg 5.38lbs

Delivered with

Delivered with

  • Coated flash tube
  • Modeling lamp
  • Transport Cap
  • Power cable
  • Glass cover
  • User's guide
  • Warranty
  • Profoto Studio Software