How to use TTL


The ELB 500 TTL is a unit designed to ease the photographer’s life.

It’s effortless to use, compact, and lightweight enough to be with you wherever you go.
It gives you the power needed to access a world of creative freedom.

With TTL, overcome any situation within seconds. Setting up your flash has never been easier and faster.

Throughout the pages of this guide, you’ll find different scenarios you could face while working on location. For each one of them, we show you how the Elinchrom ELB 500 TTL can help you get the shot quickly and with as little work as possible.

Let’s truly connect with your subject and create high-end images in just a few seconds!

Setting up a flash has never been easier.

Part 1

Bride Getting Ready

Discover how to create dramatic shots in a pinch using TTL and aperture priority mode.
Without TTL, when working in Aperture Priority mode, using flash can quickly show its shortcomings when shooting in a fast-paced environment. TTL will help you work faster and easier.

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Part 2

Bride & groom portrait

How to use TTL to light portraits faster than ever.
On a wedding day, having the time to setup a flash during the bride and groom portrait session can be next to impossible.
Let the ELB 500 TTL be your personal assistant to help your workflow.

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Part 3

First dance

Thanks to HSS, you can now control your environment.
Many natural light photographers fear artificial light because it requires more time to setup and it can be technical. With the ELB 500 TTL, you can just focus on the fun and let your imagination go.

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