Elinchrom ELB1200

Empower Your Story

The Ultimate Outdoor Unit

The Premier Adventure Light For Photographers

With a weight of only 4.3 kg, the Elinchrom ELB 1200 is a remarkably powerful, robust and portable battery pack designed to take photographers to new heights!

Equipped with a bright dimmable LED modelling lamp, the flash heads provide exceptional lighting capabilities for both still photography and video.

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Why Elinchrom ELB 1200?

Lightweight, Portable & Weather-Resistant - Lighting Gear Built to a New Standard

Elb 1200 unit

A Powerful Unit

  • 1200 Ws, for only 3,2 kg (without battery)
  • Compact: 18 cm x 13 cm x 28 cm
  • Weather resistant design
  • Fast recycling times: 1.7s in FAST mode, 3s in DEFAULT mode
Elb 1220 heads

3 Flash Heads

  • Action, Pro and Hi-Sync heads
  • Aluminium housing and tilt head
  • Flash and/or continuous LED light (dimmable)
  • For both still photography and video
Battery air 90wh

Li-Ion Battery

  • Battery Air (included): 1.1 kg
  • 215 flashes / 80 min continuous LED light
  • Battery HD (optional): 1.5 kg
  • 400 flashes / 120 min continuous LED light
  • USB output to charge mobile devices


Great Power Into a Small Package - Strong Powerful & Practical


  • A and B outlets
  • 2:1 (66%:33%) asymmetry
  • 1:1 (50%:50%) option
  • 1.7s recycling time in FAST mode
  • 3.0s recycling time in DEFAULT mode
  • Large OLED control display
  • Head recognition
  • LED illuminated outlets, show which head is active
  • Each head can be activated or deactivated separately
  • Flash duration display
  • Strobo, delay and sequence features
  • Precise colour consistency
  • Reliable flash duration consistency
  • USB input for firmware updates
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Flash Heads

Flash Heads Built to Resist - Still Photography & Video Capabilities

Elb 1200 pro head

Pro Head

Choose Pro head sets for general photography.

They offer a great balance between performance and price.

Elb 1200 action head

Action Head

Choose Action head sets to freeze subject’s motion with extremely fast flash durations at normal shutter speeds.

Ideal for photography with some movement.

Elb 1200 hy sync head

Hi-Sync Head

Choose Hi-Sync heads to use specifically Hi-Sync with the EL-Skyport Plus HS transmitter. Hi-Sync allows you to trigger your DSLR camera up to 1/8000s shutter speed. Ideal for sports photography.


A Power-House for On-Location Use - The Perfect Battery Size

Battery Air - 90 Wh

  • Designed to travel safe and light.
  • The battery Air offers 215 flashes at full power, or 80 min of continuous light at full LED power.
  • An ELB 1200 unit with a battery Air is allowed as carry-on baggage for travelling by Air with one spare battery.
  • The battery Air is included with the ELB 1200.

Battery HD - 144 Wh

  • A power-house for studio and on-location use.
  • The battery HD offers 400 flashes at full power, or 120 min of continuous light at full LED power.
  • This item is not included in the set and has to be purchased separately.


  • Battery Air - 1.1 kg
  • Battery HD - 1.5 kg
  • Weather resistant
  • Humidity and dust protected
  • Battery box cover for safe transportation
  • 5V USB power output
  • Shipping mode for travelling
  • Battery charge level indicator
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Elb 1200  battery
ELB 1200
Elb 1200 web pack 1
ELB 1200 (Without Battery)
Elb battery air 90
Battery Air 90 Wh
Elb battery air hd 144
Battery HD 144 WhN° 19296
Elb 1200 pro head
ELB 1200 Pro
Elb 1200 action head
ELB 1200 Action
Elb 1200 hy sync head
ELB 1200 Hi-Sync


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