Ultra-compact, ultra-lightweight, high-performance flash unit Vertical bounce capability up to 90 degrees provides a wide range of picture-taking options Slave function allows the flash to be triggered wirelessly Flash coverage can be switched between Normal and Tele Includes soft case, mini stand and instruction book Ultra-compact, ultra-lightweight, high-performance flash unit. Vertical bounce capability up to 90 degrees provides a wide range of picture-taking options. Flash coverage can be switched between Normal (28mm full-frame equivalent, max. Guide No. 72 ft./22m at ISO 100) Slave function allows the flash to be triggered wirelessly (when used with an EOS DSLR with a master function). Flash release function triggers the camera wirelessly from the flash on a 2-second delay, And Tele (50mm full-frame equivalent, max. Guide No. 89 ft./27m at ISO 100). Allowing the flash to be repositioned to illuminate the subject. The Canon Speedlite 270EX II is a compact, high-performance flash unit designed for the evolving EOS enthusiast. Developed for fun and easy flash shooting, when used with select Canon EOS DSLR cameras that have a master function, the Speedlite 270EX II can be used as a versatile wireless slave flash. This Speedlite can also be used with other compact digital camera models equipped with a dedicated flash shoe mount. User-friendly in both function and design, the Speedlite 270EX II flash's Tele/Wide function easily and elegantly allows adjustment of illumination angle and guide number to match shooting conditions. On your photographic journey, the Speedlite 270EX II is primed to be there at every step.
I previously owned the orginial version, the 270EX, and I can say that the new version is outstanding and well worth the price. I use this on my 60D and can't begin to tell you how much more creative possibilities you can achieve utilizing the wireless capability of this flash. I would highly recommend this version over the original if you have a built-in transmitter like in the 7D, 60D, or T3i. If you like to be a minimalist and travel light, then this flash is fo..