• MELBOURNE 03 9888 8511
  • SYDNEY 02 9436 3050
  • CANBERRA 02 6241 2122

Canon 580EX II Speedlite

Double click on above image to view full picture

Zoom Out
Zoom In
Click to zoom


Canon 580EX II Speedlite


Be the first to review this product

Rent only

A portable Speedlite for creative flash photography Newly designed with improved dust/water resistance and greater body strength, the 580 EX II Speedlite also features fast recycling time and a full 180 degree swivel in either direction.
Type Clip-on, E-Type Clip-on, E-TTL II/E-TTL/TTL autoflash Speedlite with wireless control AF-assist Beam Yes, linked to multi-point AF system of compatible cameras Compatible Cameras All Canon EOS cameras (flash metering system may differ depending on the model) Guide No. (ISO 100, in metres) Zoom/Guide 14/15; 24/28; 28/30; 35/36; 50/42; 70/50; 80/53; 105/58 Flash Count 100-700 flashes (internal power)1500 flashes (wireless transmissions) Flash Covering Setting Method Fixed condenser lens with internal zoom (moving unit in flash head) Flash Coverage Setting System 1 Autozoom (zooms automatically to match the lens focal length) 2 Manual Zoom (with zoom button) 3 Wide Panel (when used zoom automatically set to 28mm setting) Zoom Position Indicator Indicated by numerals on the LCD’s focal length display Bounce Direction Up: 0-90 degrees; Down: 0-7 degrees; Left: 0-180 degrees; Right: 0-180 degrees Bounce Lock 0 degrees up, down, left, right; 90 degrees up Bounce Position Indication LCD indicates 7 degree bounce down only Exposure Control Modes E-TTL II/E-TTL autoflash (Type-A cameras)TTL autoflash (Type-B cameras) Flash Modes Normal Flash, Flash Modes Quick Flash, Flash Modes High sync speed, Stroboscopic Flash, Test firing, Modelling flash Flash Range (at ISO 100 with 50mm f/1.4) Normal flash: approx. 0.5mm – 30m Quick flash: approx. 0.5mm-7.5m (min.) and 0.5mm– 21m (max.) High-speed sync: 0.5mm – 15m (at 1/250 sec.) Shutter Curtain Synchronisation First or second curtain synchronisation Custom Functions 14 (32 settings) user selectable Power Switch ON/OFF button. SE mode provided Power Sources Four AA alkaline/Ni-Cd/Ni-MH batteries Min. Recycling Time Approx. 3.7 sec. Dedicated bracket Included PC Terminal Connection Included External Metering (Auto, Manual) Included Dimensions (WxHxD)mm 76 x 137 x 117 Weight (excluding batteries) 405g

Ask A Question

  • If you see this, leave this form field blank.
  • * Required Fields