Lens & Speedlite Buying Guide
  Key Selling Points
Canon Speedlite 270EX II
Speedlite 270EX II MSRP $199
Small and compact, go every where flash, with upward bounce capability. Lots of control, via external flash menu on recent EOS SLRs*. Canon's least-expensive speedlite that's compatible with Wireless E-TTL!


Canon Speedlite 320EX
Speedlite 320EX MSRP $249
Compact mid level flash, with the new innovation of a LED continuous light designed for video, or as a model light. Another affordable way into Wireless E-TTL.
Speedlite 430EX II
Speedlite 430EX II MSRP $299
The serious enthusiast Speedlite. Good power, distance range, and features. Great back-up unit for working professionals.
Speedlite 580EX II
Speedlite 580EX II MSRP $499
Canon's most powerful and feature-laden flash; an ideal choice for pros shooting events, weddings, or photojournalism. Wireless E-TTL as either a Master or Slave unit.

  • Compatible EOS SLRs for external flash control on camera's menu:  EOS-1D X; EOS-1Ds Mark III; EOS-1D Mark IV; EOS-1D Mark III; EOS 5D Mark II; EOS 7D, 40D, 50D, 60D; EOS Rebel XS, XSi, T1i, T2i, T3, T3i

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