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Elinchrom ELB 500 TTL Flash Head

The Elinchrom ELB 500 TTL is an incredibly portable and powerful battery pack combining 500Ws of power with a feature set including TTL, HSS, Active Charging, Full Asymmetry with built-in Skyport designed to empower the workflow of portrait photographers both in the studio and on location.

Powerful and Portable Battery-Powered Flash

Be ready within seconds and enjoy beautiful light right from the first shot with TTL. If necessary, quickly switch to manual on your transmitter to take full control of your Elinchrom ELB 500 TTL battery-powered flash.

With 500 Ws, it easily overpowers the sun

The Elinchrom Pro transmitter gives you access to High-Speed Sync to seamlessly synchronise at speeds of up to 1/8000s. Freeze motion, darken and overpower the ambient light or use wider aperture.

Endless Freedom

The ELB 500 TTL offers you total freedom in a lightweight and portable solution while still delivering 400 full power flashes on a single charge. Freeze motion in action mode or use HSS, rely on the battery for on-location work or plug into the mains while shooting in studio with the Active Charge feature.

Exceptional Light Quality

10 times more powerful than an on-camera flash, the ELB 500 TTL doesn’t sacrifice light quality for ease of use and portability. Together with the EL range of accessories, benefit from perfect light distribution and generate high-end light quality with countless setups wherever you shoot.

Unlimited Creativity

The ELB 500 TTL offers you the fun and creativity of flash photography. It is the perfect all-round portable studio flash for all your imaging. The unit offers a wide variety of lighting possibilities when used with two asymmetrical controllable flash heads.

A fast and easy workflow

Your workflow becomes easier and faster than ever with the portable ELB 500 TTL battery-powered flash thanks to the TTL and seamless HSS features. The unit works just like an assistant.


  • LED Modeling Light
  • Modelling Light: 5200K, CRI: 90
  • 5/8" Stand Adapter
  • 7mm Umbrella Fitting, 8' Head Cable
  • Quadra Front Accessory Mount
  • 500 Ws
  • Full Asymmetry
  • 7 F-stops
  • TTL
  • HSS
  • OLED control display


  • Skyport: Elinchrom Transmitter PRO
  • Phottix: Phottix Odin II Transmitter

Studio Lighting

Power Output (Max Watt Seconds)
500 Ws
Modeling Light Wattage
14 W LED (50 W halogen equivalent)
Modes: On/Off, free adjustment, proportional, timer, visual confirmation
Control: on ELB 500 TTL pack
Flash Duration
Action Mode: 1/20000s
Normal: Mode 1/3400s
Recycle Time
0.05 - 2 sec
Fan Cooled
User Replacable Flashtube
User Replacable Modelling Light
R 11,995 Awaiting Stock
Payment plans available
Delivery Truck Free Standard shipping included. Faster options available

What's in the box

What's included?

  • Elinchrom ELB 500 TTL Flash Head
  • 8' Cable
  • Flash Tube
  • Protective Cap
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty

*Battery sold separately.

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These are the best they will make your studio more beautiful and you'll get the best light out of it. Highly recommend.

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