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Speedlite
image:Speedlite 580EX II Speedlite 580EX II (including case)
Canon’s flagship model, the Speedlite 580EX II, improves upon the design of the renowned Speedlite 580EX. New features include dustproof, water-resistant performance on a par with EOS-1D/1Ds series SLR cameras, the ability to change flash unit settings on the connected EOS camera*, and a metal contact area for more reliable conduction. While illumination is approximately the same as the Speedlite 580EX, head swivel has been doubled to 180°. Additionally, performance has been improved to better meet professional needs through a shorter and silent recycling, addition of a PC terminal, and external flash metering function.

* Currently supported by EOS-1Ds Mark III, EOS-1D Mark III, EOS 5D Mark II, EOS 50D, EOS 40D, EOS 500D/EOS REBEL T1i, EOS450D/EOS REBEL XSi, EOS 1000D/EOS REBEL XS.

Max. guide number: 58/190 (with the flash head pulled forward, ISO 100 in meters/fee)
Custom Functions: 14
4 AA-size batteries (alkaline, lithium, or Ni-MH)
Terminal for external power source
Dimensions (mm/inch): 76 x 137 x 117/3.0 x 5.4 x 4.6(excluding dustproof/water-resistant adapter)
Weight: Approx. 405g/14.3oz (excluding batteries)


Recycling time and Battery life (flash count)
Battery Recycling time Battery life (flash count)
AA-size alkaline (4) Approx. 0.1 - 5 sec. Approx. 100 - 700
image:Speedlite 430EX II Speedlite 430EX II (including case)
The compact clip-on Speedlite 430EX II offers nearly the same basic functions as Canon’s more advanced flash units, including expansive illumination, advanced digital features as well as the ability to change flash unit settings on the connected EOS camera*.This model is ideal as a slave unit for use in multiple flash photography.

* Currently supported by EOS-1Ds Mark III, EOS-1D Mark III, EOS 5D Mark II, EOS 50D, EOS 40D, EOS 500D/EOS REBEL T1i, EOS450D/EOS REBEL XSi, EOS 1000D/EOS REBEL XS.

Max. guide number: 43/141 (with the flash head pulled forward, ISO 100 in meters/fee)
Custom Functions: 9 (20 settings)
4 AA-size batteries (alkaline, lithium, or Ni-MH)
Dimensions (mm/inch): 72 x 122 x 101 / 2.8 x 4.8 x 4.0
Weight: Approx. 320g/11.3oz (excluding batteries)


Recycling time and Battery life (flash count)
BatteryRecycling timeBattery life (flash count)
AA-size alkaline (4)Approx. 3.0 sec.Approx. 200 - 1400
image:Speedlite 320EX
Remote Release shooting
Speedlite 320EX (including case)
This easy-to-use, multi-purpose flash unit offers various convenient functions. It enables bounce flash shooting (90° up, 180° left, 90° right), Remote Release shooting*, wireless flash shooting, and EOS Movie shooting enjoyment in dimly lit settings via LED light.

* Compatible cameras: EOS 7D, EOS 60D, EOS 600D/Rebel T3i

Max. guide number: 32/105 (with the flash head pulled forward, at ISO 100, in meters/fee)
4 AA-size batteries (alkaline, lithium, or Ni-MH)
Dimensions (mm/inch): 70 x 115 x 78.4 / 2.8 x 4.5 x 3.1
Weight: Approx. 275g/9.7oz. (excluding batteries)


Recycling time and battery life (flash count)
BatteryRecycling timeNumber of flashes
AA-size alkaline (4)Approx. 0.1-2.3 sec.Approx. 180 - 1000
image:Speedlite 270EX II
Remote Release shooting
Speedlite 270EX II(including case)
Compact and lightweight, this highly versatile and reliable clip-on flash unit enables Remote Release shooting* as well as wireless flash shooting. It also provides a guide number expansion function (GNo. 22/27) for two-step expansion and a vertical 90° bounce flash function.

* Compatible cameras: EOS 7D, EOS 60D, EOS 600D/Rebel T3i

Max. guide number: 27/89 (with the flash head pulled forward, at ISO 100, in meters/fee)
2 AA-size batteries (alkaline, lithium, or Ni-MH)
Dimensions (mm/inch): 65.8 x 65.2 x 77 / 2.6 x 2.6 x 3.0
Weight: Approx. 155g/5.5oz. (excluding batteries)


Recycling time and battery life (flash count)
BatteryRecycling timeNumber of flashes
AA-size alkaline (2)Approx. 0.1-3.9 sec.Approx. 100 - 680
image:Speedlite K265 Speedlite 270EX (including case)
This flash offers great portability thanks to a slim, compact body. It features high flash output at two angle-of-coverage settings and a four-step adjustable head that can be positioned for bounce flash. You can change flash settings via EOS cameras*.

* Currently supported by EOS-1Ds Mark III, EOS-1D Mark III, EOS 5D Mark II, EOS 50D, EOS 40D, EOS 500D/EOS REBEL T1i, EOS450D/EOS REBEL XSi, EOS 1000D/EOS REBEL XS.

Max. guide number: 27/89 (with the flash head pulled forward, ISO 100 in meters/feet)
2 AA-size batteries (alkaline, lithium, or Ni-MH)
Dimensions (mm/inch): 64 x 65 x 76.5mm/ 2.5 x 2.6 x 3.0
Weight: Approx. 145g/5.1oz (excluding batteries)


Recycling time and Battery life (flash count)
BatteryRecycling timeBattery life (flash count)
AA-size alkaline (2) Approx. 0.1 - 3.9 sec.Approx. 100 - 680
image:SB-E2 Speedlite Bracket Speedlite Bracket SB-E2
Compatible with Speedlite 580EX II, 580EX, 430EX II and 430EX, this dustproof, water-resistant bracket can be used with the Speedlite 580EX II to create an entirely dustproof and water-resistant system. Three levels of height adjustment are available to help prevent unnatural shadows on the sides of objects when shooting from a vertical position. Useful for shooting portraits.

Off-camera shoe cord OC-E3 included
Weight: Approx. 295g/10.4oz
Flash Units for Macro Shooting
image:MR-14EX Macro Ring Lite Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX
A twin-tube ring flash with ratio lighting control (1:8 - 8:1, 13 1/2 step increments) and the ability to fire a single tube only, MR-14EX Macro Ring Lite supports various functions including high-speed sync, FE lock and modeling flash. This model can also function as a master unit for wirelessly controlling slave units.

Max. guide number: 14/46.2 (ISO 100 in m/ft)
Custom Functions: 7
Minimum distance of autoflash metering: approx. 20mm
4 AA-size batteries (alkaline, lithium, or Ni-MH)
Terminal for external power source
Control unit dimensions (mm/inch): 74 x 125.9 x 97.4 / 2.9 x 4.9 x 3.8
Flash ring dimensions (mm/inch): 112.8 x 126 x 25.6 / 4.4 x 5.0 x 1.0
Weight: Approx. 430g/15.1oz (excluding batteries)


Recycling time and Battery life (flash count)
BatteryRecycling timeBattery life (flash count)
AA-size alkaline (4)Approx. 0.1 - 7 sec.Approx. 120 - 800

Notes:
- 72C Macro Lite Adapter required when using MR-14EX with EF180mm f/3.5 L Macro USM lens.
image:MT-24EX Macro Twin Lite Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX
This flexible twin-head flash unit provides separate illuminating angle adjustment (tilt angle: 45 above - 45 below, 60 inward - 30 outward; arm angle: 50 above - 30 below), ratio lighting control (1:8 - 8:1, 13 1/2 step increments), and single head illumination capability. It also supports various functions including high-speed sync, FE lock, and modeling flash, and can function as a master unit for wirelessly controlling slave units.

Max. guide number: 24/78.7 (ISO 100 in m/ft)
Custom Functions: 9
4 AA-size batteries (alkaline, lithium, or Ni-MH)
Terminal for external power source
Control unit dimensions (mm/inch): 74 x 125.9 x 97.4 / 2.9 x 4.9 x 3.8
Illuminating component dimensions (mm/inch): 235 x 90.4 x 49 / 9.2 x 3.5 x 1.9
Weight: Approx. 585g/20.6oz (excluding batteries)


Recycling time and Battery life (flash count)
BatteryRecycling timeBattery life (flash count)
AA-size alkaline (4)Approx. 0.1 - 7 sec.Approx. 120 - 800

Notes:
- When shooting near the minimum distance range of autoflash metering, the aperture should be set to 3 steps short of fully open.
- 72C Macro Lite Adapter required when using MT-24EX with EF180mm f/3.5 L Macro USM lens.
- Use of an optional hood is recommended when macro shooting with MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x Macro Lens.
Speedlite External Power Supply
image:CP-E4 Compact Battery Pack Compact Battery Pack CP-E4
This battery pack features dustproof, water-resistant performance comparable with that of the new Speedlite 580EX II. Its removable magazine allows quick battery changing.

8 AA-size batteries (alkaline, lithium, or Ni-MH)
Weight: Approx. 220g/7.8oz (excluding batteries)

Note: Speedlite 430EX II and 270EX not supported.
image:CPM-E4 Battery Magazine Battery Magazine CPM-E4
This serves as an optional replacement or backup battery magazine for the Compact Battery Pack CP-E4.

8 AA-size batteries (alkaline, lithium, or Ni-MH)
Transmitter
image:ST-E2 Speedlite Transmitter Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2
When attached to the camera's accessory shoe, this transmitter allows wireless control of Speedlite 580EX II and/or 430EX II slave units. The brightness and lighting ratio of multiple units can be controlled through E-TTL II autoflash metering, and an AF auxiliary flash function for area autofocus is provided.

Power: 1 lithium battery (2CR5)
Weight: Approx. 100g/3.5oz

Notes:
- Multiple flash control and lighting ratio control are supported by EOS-1v, EOS-3, EOS 30V/33V/30/ ELAN 7 NE/ELAN 7N/ELAN7, EOS 300X/REBEL T2, EOS 300V/REBEL Ti, EOS 3000V/REBEL K2, EOS-1D series, EOS 5D Mark II, EOS 5D, EOS 50D, EOS 40D, EOS 500D/EOS REBEL T1i, EOS 30D, EOS 20D/20Da, EOS 10D, EOS D60/D30, EOS 450D/REBEL XSi, EOS 1000D/REBEL XS, EOS 400D DIGITAL/DIGITAL REBEL XTi, EOS 350D DIGITAL/DIGITAL REBEL XT and EOS 300D DIGITAL/DIGITAL REBEL.
- The lighting ratio between slave units can be manually controlled with other EOS models not listed above.
Accessories for Wired Multiple Flash
image:OC-E3 Off-Camera Shoe Cord Off-Camera Shoe Cord OC-E3
Convenient for using a Speedlite apart from the camera, this cord exhibits nearly the same level of dustproof and water-resistance performance as the Speedlite 580EX II.
image:TTL Hot Shoe Adapter 3 TTL Hot Shoe Adapter 3*
This adapter provides a socket for multiple flash units. It can be connected to the camera's hot shoe or to Off-Camera Shoe Adapter OA-2 and a TTL distributor.
image:Off-Camera Shoe Adapter OA-2 Off-Camera Shoe Adapter OA-2*
This adapter is convenient when using a Speedlite apart from the camera and features a tripod mount underneath. It can be connected with the camera via connecting cord and TTL Hot Shoe Adapter 3.
image:TTL Distributor TTL Distributor*
TTL Distributor serves as a hub for linking TTL Hot Shoe Adapter 3 with multiple Speedlites. It can also connect up to three OA-2 Off-Camera Shoe Adapters.
image:Connecting Cord 60 Connecting Cord 60*
Length: approx. 60cm/2ft
image:Connecting Cord 300 Connecting Cord 300*
Length: approx. 300cm/10ft
* TTL autoflash metering is supported when combined with an E-TTL-compatible Speedlite. Automatic zoom is not supported. Not compatible with EOS 300X/REBEL T2, EOS-1Ds series, EOS-1D series, EOS 5D Mark II, EOS 5D, EOS 50D, EOS 40D, EOS 500D/EOS REBEL T1i, EOS 30D, EOS 20D/20Da, EOS 10D, EOS D60/D30, EOS 450D/REBEL XSi, EOS 1000D/REBEL XS, EOS 400D DIGITAL/DIGITAL REBEL XTi , EOS 350D DIGITAL/DIGITAL REBEL XT and EOS 300D DIGITAL/DIGITAL REBEL.
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