Ilse Jurriën : February 8th 2011 - 10:25 CET
|Canon Speedlite 320EX
Canon Speedlite 320EX flash unit : Canon announces the launch of the new Speedlite 320EX - a new addition to its leading EX Speedlite range. Designed for EOS Digital SLR (DSLR) owners who want to use creative lighting techniques to make their photography more engaging, the new Canon Speedlite 320EX flash is ideal for experimenting with different lighting set-ups with off-camera support, allowing users to alter subject lighting and add ambiance to a scene. Ideal for users of the newly-launched Canon EOS 600D and Canon EOS 1100D DSLRs, the Canon Speedlite 320EX is a compact, powerful and versatile flash for users of mid-level cameras who want to take more control over lighting. |
Canon Speedlite 320EX flash compatability
The new Canon Speedlite flash unit is compatible with Canon’s distance-linked E-TTL II system, and can be used on-camera or as slave units controlled by a separate master unit or the Integrated Speedlite Transmitter of the Canon EOS 600D, EOS 60D and EOS 7D. Ideal for more creative home studio shooting or general use, the new Speedlite 320EX adds a new dimension to portraits or still life shots.
Canon Speedlite 320EX powerfull flash unit
Offering additional functionality, the new Canon Speedlite 320EX is the ideal flash unit for amateurs and professionals looking for a secondary flash, featuring the ability to light a scene when recording movies. An LED flash offers a guide number of 32 (m/ISO 100), as well as the ability to change the flash coverage from 24mm to 50mm by manually extending or retracting the flash head. The flash head can also be rotated for more flexible bounce flash shooting, creating a wider variety of lighting effects.
Canon Speedlite 320EX slave utility
The Canon Speedlite 320EX’s slave utility allows it to be controlled by a master unit via one of four selectable channels. Flash group A, B or C can also be selected, controlling the relative power of the flash and the resulting lighting effect. The Canon Speedlite 320EX also features the Remote Release functionality allowing users to trigger their camera from the flash.
Canon Speedlite 320EX with video light function
In a first for Canon Speedlite, the Canon Speedlite 320EX features a Video Light function, complementing bodies with EOS Movie by enabling users to illuminate low light scenes continuously when capturing HD video. When using the Canon Speedlite 320EX in combination with the new Canon EOS 1100D or Canon EOS 600D, Auto Light mode ensures that the LED light automatically turns on or off according to the ambient light of the scene when in Movie mode.
Canon Speedlite 320EX features
• Guide Number 32 (m, ISO100)
• Compact lightweight design
• Bounce-and-swivel flash head, with 24mm and 50mm zoom settings
• Integrated LED video light
• Wireless slave for off-camera TTL flash
• Remote Release button
• Fast, silent recycling
Canon Speedlite 320EX price & availability
The Canon Speedlite 320EX is scheduled to be delivered to US dealers in April for an estimated retail price of $249.99 / €184,99.