Canon 580EX II Speedlite, or just any big-ass flash?

Started Jul 28, 2009 | Discussions thread
PC Wheeler
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Re: Canon 580EX II Speedlite, or just any big-ass flash?
In reply to Francis Sawyer, Aug 1, 2009

I have a 430EX and the new, small 270EX. I've found the latter to be very useful in social situations and an especially good match to my G9 -- and it does bounce.

I've used both on my DSLRs and the 430EX provides more range and flexibility for the lenses I have than the smaller unit (but the 270 fits in the side pocket of my DSLR nose bags).

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