Foris 1000 Battery Monolight

Hensel Foris 1000

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Foris 1000 Battery Monolight

The Hensel Foris 1000 is not just a new battery monolight, but also the beginning of a new generation of flash devices. It’s the uncompromising solution for the studio and on location. Professional photographers, it’s time to get the versatility you deserve!



From the pioneers of the original professional off-grid flash generator, the ‘Porty’, Hensel has utilized every bit of their extensive knowledge and experience in this category and combined it with the latest technology to present the next generation monolight: FORIS!
Finally, a rugged modular unit providing modern conveniences along with exceptional performance in studio and anywhere the job takes you, without compromise. The package contains a battery and the standard charger.

  • 1000 Ws to 1 Ws energy
  • Up to 10 f-stops power range in 1/10, 1/3 or 1/2 increments
  • Integrated radio remote control Io-TTL
  • TTL Flash control with Hensel Io TTL for Canon and Nikon system cameras (Sony in preparation)
  • Flash duration 1/50,000 s – 1/1,800 s (Freeze Mode) to stop motion
  • Switchable to long flash durations up to 1/400 s (1/120 s @ t 0.1) for optimized HSS & PowerSync function or creative motion blur
  • Recycle times 0.08 s – 2.4s (1.0 s at 500 Ws in Freeze Mode)
  • Trigger ready switchable from 100% to 80% (Flash before ready)
  • 36V high-power Li battery, capacity 300 flashes @ 1000 Ws (600 @ 500 Ws, 1200 @ 250 Ws etc.)
  • Bright LED modeling light (20 W continuous, 40 W boost)
  • Unlimited light shaping possibilities thanks to “open” light source and a wide assortment of light shaping tools
  • Large, easy to read OLED display with flash duration indication
  • Exceptionally straightforward handling in “Basic Mode”
  • Hensel WiFi Remote ready
  • Optional mains power module with dedicated voltage converter (in preparation)
  • Sturdy metal housing and durable components
  • Developed and manufactured in Germany

Additional Information

Art.-No. 8400
Energy (Ws) 1000
f-stop (1m, ISO 100, 1/60 s, 12" reflector) f 90 6/10
Model Light 20 W LED (40 W in Boost Mode)
Shortest flash duration 1/50.000 s (t 0,5) in Freeze Mode
Longest Flash Duration 1/120 s (t 0,1) with FP Mode
Shortest flash duration at F-Stop 4.7 in Freeze Mode
Recycle Time (min. power) 0,08 s
Recycle Time (max. power) 2,4 s
Power Range 10 f-stops (STD & Freeze Mode), 4 f-stops (FP Mode), TTL: automatic (max. 8 f-stops)
Model Light Mode on / off / full / prop / timer / Boost
Mains Voltage 100-240V/50-60Hz (Charger)
Synchronisation 3.5 mm plug / Photo Cell / Radio
Remote Control Radio Remote Hensel Io-TTL
Freemask integrated No
Ready Signal acoustical/optical (adjustable volume)
Glass Cover (Dome) frosted
Flash Tube 99150052
Weight Approx. 5.6 kg (incl. battery)
Measurements (L x W x H) 48,0 cm x 14,8 cm x 14,8 cm
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