The Canon Speedlite 580EX has been discontinued. It is replaced by the Canon Speedlite 580EX II.
|Canon Speedlite 580EX flash Specifications|
|Guide No.||190' (58 m) @ 105mm|
|Vari-Power||1/128th - Full (in 1/3-stop increments)|
|Head Movement||Bounce / Swivel|
|Zoom Head||24 - 105mm, plus 14mm built-in panel|
|Recycle Time (full power)||6 Seconds (alkaline batteries, normal mode) / 3 Seconds (alkaline batteries, rapid mode)|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||75 x 134 x 114mm (3 x 5.3 x 4.5")|
|Weight (not incl. batteries)||375g (13.2oz)|
The Canon Speedlite 580EX Flash is the finest general purpose flash Canon currently makes and my first choice for Canon flash photography. It delivers slightly improved performance in a much improved package [over the 550EX Flash].