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Receiver for wireless flash shootingCanon/ Nikon/ Sony
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Thank you for purchasing a Nissin product
Before using this receiver unit, read this instruction manual and
the instruction manuals of your camera and NAS (Nissin Air
System) Flash to familiarize yourself with the operations.
The Nissin Air R is a receiver to adapt your normal flashes units to NAS\
for wireless flash shooting.
There are 3 types of Air R; Air R for Canon, Air R for Nikon, Air R for \
Air R was tested and is guaranteed to work with Nissin flashes and
However, Air R has to work with the same type of Air 1 commander e.g.Air\
for Canon has to work with Air 1 for Canon.
Please refer Nissin’s compatibility chart shown at its home page for \
recent updates: http://www.nissin-japan.com or http://www.nissindigital.\
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These safety instructions refer to important information on how to use t\
product safely and properly. Please read the following instructions before
using the product.
Do not touch the inside parts from the opening when the unit was dropped\
Place the batteries correctly in position. Placing the batteries in wron\
g polarity may
cause leakage, exothermic heat or explosion.
Do not leave or store the receiver unit in the temperature over 40ºC/\
104ºF, such as in
The receiver unit is not water resistance. Keep the unit away from rain\
, snow and
Do not use benzene, thinner or other alcoholic agents to clean the unit.\
Do not use this receiver unit with flashes which are not recommended in \
compatibility list at official website, otherwise it may damage the flash’s circuitry.
Remove the batteries when not in use for a longer period of time.
Do not have a heavy impact to the receiver unit, nor throw it onto a har\
d surface floor.
This sign refers to conditions which may cause damage or defect.
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2.4GHz radio receiving operation. No radio signal is generated f\
NAS Air R.
Use with NAS receiver & Nissin digital flashes & Original flashes.
The Nissin commander attached to the camera is called master unit.
The flash unit attached to the Air R is called slave unit.
Once connecting to NAS Commander, all functions will be controlled throu\
Transmission distance, approx. 30m (98.4 ft.)
Metal/ Wire/ Wall/ another 2.4 GHz radio may reduce the NAS transmission\
Nissin Air R is designed for Nissin Air System (NAS)
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Built in stand
NAS Air R special feature
Just flip the built in stand foot out and the Air R can be place on any \
flat surface without mounting a tripod.
External sync socket
Air R can trigger some flash units that have the external syn socket.
A standard sync-cable available in the market is usable.
Manually select channel
In some cases, the radio environment may be too noisy and user may
find it difficult to select the channel automatically. In such a case,
manually selecting the channel will help to find a usable channel. Just \
set the channel number on the channel dial the same as the channel
number setting on the NAS commander, then both Air R & the NAS
commander will work on the same channel.
Low GN mode/ High GN mode (default)
For GN 25-49 choose Low GN mode
front indicator = Green color
For GN 50-60 choose High GN mode
front indicator = Red color
Set “Ch” dial to “Auto”.
Set “Gr” dial to desired group
Set TTL mode on the flash unit.
Plug the Flash unit into the Air R.
The combination is ready as a 2.4GHz radio wireless flash unit for