Product Highlights
  • iPhone 7 & later Device Compatibility
  • 1600 Lumens Max Flash Output
  • 280 Lumens Max Continuous Output
  • 90-98 CRI
  • Adjustable 3000K-6500K Colour Temperature
  • 7.4 cm (2.9") Diameter
  • 120 g (4.2 oz.) Weight
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Overview

C1

Profoto C1 is a smartphone studio light that creates professional images with just a simple click. Its round design mimics the sun and fits perfectly in the palm of your hand, delivering beautiful light on the go. Play around with positioning, angles, color temperature, and power to achieve different effects – you’ll find the C1 offers lots of creative possibilities.

Key Features:

  • Pocket-sized and designed for your palm

  • Round shape with a soft fall-off gives a beautiful light

  • Inner reflectors placed under a built-in dome diffuser evenly mix the light to create natural shadows

  • With a Color rendering index >90, it produces colors very close to daylight

  • 4 warm and 3 cool LEDs mixing seamlessly to mimic daylight color temperatures from 3000-6500K

  • Choose between automatic mode for point-and-shoot and manual mode for full freedom

  • Capture with the built-in capture button to truly paint with light and shadows

  • Adjustable power levels from natural to dramatic effect (max 1600 lumens)

  • Choose between flash and flicker-free continuous light

  • Built-in rechargeable Li-Polymer battery packs >2000 full-power flashes or >30 minutes continuous light at full power in one chargeUSB-C charging 2h to full

  • Compatible with iPhone 7 and later

The world of smartphone photography just got bigger.
Studio lights for smartphones

Designed to fit perfectly in the palm of your hand

Profoto C1 delivers beautiful light on the go.

Its round shape mimicking the sun creates a soft fall-off. Its wide colour range creates colours that can match any light conditions from dusk to dawn. And its built-in reflectors and dome diffuser create natural shadows.

Additional Features:

  • Choose between automatic mode for point-and-shoot and manual mode for full freedom
  • Capture with the built-in capture button to truly paint with light and shadows
  • Adjustable power levels from natural to dramatic effect (max 1600 lumens)
  • Choose between flash and flicker-free continuous light
  • Built-in rechargeable Li-Polymer battery packs >2000 full-power flashes or >30 minutes continuous light at full power in one chargeUSB-C charging 2h to full
  • Compatible with iPhone 7 and later 

Profoto C1 is so tiny it fits anywhere

Even hidden inside your image.

Or use it hand-held to easily play around and explore different angles by simply moving it around. Adjust its colour temperature to add a golden or cool light, mixing it with the ambient light or adding a contrasting colour. Bring in dramatic shadows or go for a brighter natural feel. You can even use several lights together. Profoto C1 offers lots of creative possibilities.

What's Included

C1 Smartphone Studio Light
USB Type-C to Type-A Cable

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Product Specifications

C1

Flash

 

Max output

1600 lumens

Max illuminance @ 1m

800 lux

Colour temperature range

Adjustable 3000K-6500K (±200K)

Colour rendering index (CRI)

90-98

Continuous Light

 

Max output

280 lumens

Max illuminance @ 1m

140 lux

Colour temperature range

Adjustable 3000K-6500K (±200K)

Colour rendering index (CRI)

90-98

Battery

 

Battery type

Li-Polymer

Battery capacity

1500 mAh

Typical battery performance

>2000 full-power flashes or >30 minutes continuous light at full power

Battery charging time (fast charge 800 mA)

2 hours

Connectivity

 

Profoto app for iPhone 7 and later

Yes, via Bluetooth

Bluetooth Low Energy Technology

 

Frequency band

2.4 GHz (2404 to 2479.3 MHz)

No. of frequency channels

40

Radio power output

Maximum 8 dBm

Misc

 

Firmware update

Via Bluetooth from Profoto app

Physical Specs

 

Diameter

7.4 cm (2.9")

Height

4.9 cm (1.9")

Weight

120 g (4.2 oz.)

Questions & Answers

Profoto C1

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