Profoto D1

With a 7 f-stop power range and short flash duration, the performance of the D1 compares well with many studio packs. And because it’s a compact monolight, it’s also lightweight and all-round. The D1 is a proven, dependable performer that won’t let you down.

The D1 is offered in three variants – 250Ws, 500Ws and 1000Ws. You can buy a single D1, a Basic Kit with two heads or one of the Studio Kits with either two or three heads.

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Description

D1 Studio Kit 500/500/1000 Air UK The proven performer is a flash that lasts

Product number: 901019-UK

You know exactly what you’re going to get with the D1 monolight. It’s a solid all-rounder that delivers best-in-class performance time after time, a great step-in monolight. That’s why thousands of satisfied photographers throughout the world rely on it for consistent power, color output and reliability.
With a 7 f-stop power range and short flash duration, its performance stacks up well against many of the high-end studio packs. If you’re looking for a proven, dependable performer that won’t let you down, look no further than the D1.

Features

  • Compact and lightweight.
  • Reliable, durable and tough.
  • Delivers 250, 500 and 1000Ws over a 7 f-stop power range adjustable in 1/10 f-stop steps.
  • Short flash duration even on high power settings.
  • Can be wirelessly controlled from up to a 300 m range with any optional Air Remote.
  • Delivers superior control and quality of light with its built-in reflector.
  • Simple, intuitive user interface.
  • Compatible with 120+ Profoto light shaping tools.
Technical specifications

Technical specifications

Overview
  • Recommended for

    D1 500 Air Unit: D1 500 Air Unit: D1 500 Air Unit: Studio photography - D1 1000 Air Unit: Studio photography - Grid 10° 100 mm: Accent light, Dramatic main light, Rim light - RFi Softbox 2x3' Unit: Main light, Fill light, Rim light

  • Popular applications

    D1 500 Air Unit: D1 500 Air Unit: D1 500 Air Unit: Portrait, Still life - D1 1000 Air Unit: Portrait, Still life - Grid 10° 100 mm: Portrait - RFi Softbox 2x3' Unit: Portrait, Still life

Flash
  • Max energy

    D1 500 Air Unit: 500 Ws - D1 1000 Air Unit: 1,000 Ws

  • Energy range

    D1 500 Air Unit: 7 f-stops (7.8 - 500 Ws) - D1 1000 Air Unit: 7 f-stops (15.6-1,000 Ws)

  • Energy control increments

    D1 500 Air Unit: 1/10 and full f-stops - D1 1000 Air Unit: 1/10 and full f-stops

  • Recycling time

    D1 500 Air Unit: 0.2 - 0.95 s - D1 1000 Air Unit: 0.2-2 s

  • Flash duration t0.5

    D1 500 Air Unit: 1/2,600 s (max power), 1/1,000 s (min power) - D1 1000 Air Unit: 1/1,800 s (max power), 1/700 s (min power)

  • Energy stability

    D1 500 Air Unit: ±1/20 f-stop - D1 1000 Air Unit: ±1/20 f-stop

  • F-stop @ 2m / 100 ISO

    D1 500 Air Unit: 45 4/5 - D1 1000 Air Unit: 64 4/5

  • TTL

    D1 500 Air Unit: No - D1 1000 Air Unit: No

  • HSS

    D1 500 Air Unit: No - D1 1000 Air Unit: No

Modeling light
  • Selectable settings

    D1 500 Air Unit: On, Off, Prop, Free - D1 1000 Air Unit: On, Off, Prop, Free

  • Max power

    D1 500 Air Unit: 300 W - D1 1000 Air Unit: 300 W

Wireless connectivity
  • Operating range

    D1 500 Air Unit: Up to 300 m (1,000 ft) - D1 1000 Air Unit: Up to 300 m (1,000 ft)

Additional connections
  • Wire sync voltage

    D1 500 Air Unit: Compliant to ISO 10330 standard - D1 1000 Air Unit: Compliant to ISO 10330 standard

  • Sync socket(s)

    D1 500 Air Unit: 1 - D1 1000 Air Unit: 1

  • Wire sync connector

    D1 500 Air Unit: 3.5 mm Mini-Phono - D1 1000 Air Unit: 3.5 mm Mini-Phono

Powering
  • Input power supply

    D1 500 Air Unit: 100-127 V / 200-240 V, 50/60 Hz (nominal) - D1 1000 Air Unit: 100-127 V / 200-240 V, 50/60 Hz (nominal)

  • Mains fuse requirement

    D1 500 Air Unit: Slow blow 6 A / 230 V, 10 A / 120 V - D1 1000 Air Unit: Slow blow 6 A / 230 V, 10 A / 120 V

Miscellaneous
  • Fan cooling

    D1 500 Air Unit: Yes - D1 1000 Air Unit: Yes

  • Ready signals

    D1 500 Air Unit: Yes - D1 1000 Air Unit: Yes

  • Auto dumping

    D1 500 Air Unit: Yes - D1 1000 Air Unit: Yes

  • Photocell/IR-slave and switch

    D1 500 Air Unit: Yes - D1 1000 Air Unit: Yes

  • Digital display

    D1 500 Air Unit: Yes, f-stops and Air channels/groups - D1 1000 Air Unit: Yes, f-stops and Air channels/groups

  • No of rods

    D1 500 Air Unit: - RFi Softbox 2x3' Unit: 4

  • Rod material

    D1 500 Air Unit: - RFi Softbox 2x3' Unit: Steel

Measurements
  • Width

    D1 500 Air Unit: D1 500 Air Unit: 13 cm / 5.12 in - D1 1000 Air Unit: 13 cm / 5.12 in - RFi Softbox 2x3' Unit: 60 cm / 24 in

  • Length

    D1 500 Air Unit: D1 500 Air Unit: 30 cm / 11.8 in - D1 1000 Air Unit: 30 cm / 11.8 in - RFi Softbox 2x3' Unit: 90 cm / 36 in

  • Height

    D1 500 Air Unit: 17 cm / 6.7 in - D1 1000 Air Unit: 17 cm / 6.7 in

  • Depth

    D1 500 Air Unit: - RFi Softbox 2x3' Unit: 43,5 cm / 17.1 in

  • Weight

    D1 500 Air Unit: D1 500 Air Unit: 2.44 kg / 5.38 lbs - D1 1000 Air Unit: 2.94 kg / 6.48 lbs - RFi Softbox 2x3' Unit: 1.5 kg / 3.3 lbs

What's included?

What's included?

D1 500 Air Unit

x 2

D1 1000 Air Unit

x 1

D1 Stand

x 3

RFi Softbox 1.3x2' Unit

x 1

RFi Softbox 2x3' Unit

x 1
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