Further development of Canon’s flagship Speedlite has led to the production of the 580 EX II. This is the premier Speedlite for all photographers, including professionals.Designed to match with the EOS-1D Mark III in terms of improved dust- and water-resistance, body strength, and the ability to control flash functions and settings from the camera menu.
— E-TTL II Flash metering
— Functions as a wireless master or slave flash
— 24-105mm zoom head with 14mm diffuser
— Fast and silent recycling
— White balance communicated to digital SLR
— 180 degree swivel head
— AF Assist beam
— Tripod mountable or tabletop stand
— 4 x rechargeable batteries (AA)
— Manual (also available online here)
— Canon Carrying case
£5 for 24 hour hire
Due to current COVID guidelines, all of our hire equipment is subject to a three day quarantine and cleaning period prior to its next booking.
We don’t charge hire fees on the days Stills is closed, and also offer a 20% discount on any paid hire over 5 days.
This means weekends are free and if you hire equipment for 7 days, you’ll only pay for 4!
Once we have ascertained that the requested equipment is available, we will simply ask for payment upfront and for you to complete a short online form prior to collection. We require credit card details as a form of deposit when taking equipment off site.