Flash sale!! Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT price drops AGAIN to just $399

Save $180 on the Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT
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We saw the price of the flagship Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT flashgun drop $100 just before Black Friday... but now thanks to a discount the price has fallen yet again. So you can now get this amazing strobe at Adorama (opens in new tab) or B&H (opens in new tab) for just $399, thanks to the January instant rebate.

This power-punching wireless speedlight packs a guide number of 197 (ft/ISO 100), sitting at the top of the food chain when it comes to Canon's on-camera E-TTL / E-TTL II compatible flashguns.

Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT: $399 (was $579.99) (opens in new tab)

Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT: $399 (was $579.99) (opens in new tab)
Save $100 on Canon's most powerful on-camera radio-control E-TTL / E-TTL II compatible flash. Zoom from 20-200mm with 180° head rotation so you never miss a shot! (US deal)

Boasting flash duration of 1.8 ms or less, with a recycle time of 0.1-0.55 seconds (or 2.3 ms or less with 0.1-3.3 seconds in Quick Flash mode), as well as stroboscopic shooting from 1-500 Hz (or 1-199 Hz during optical transmission wireless shooting), the Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT is as powerful creatively as it is in terms of output. 

This weather-sealed unit takes approximately 100-700 flashes with 4 AA alkaline batteries, and has a port for an optional external power pack so that you can keep on shooting. 

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The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a magazine and web journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients as diverse as Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photographic and lighting tutorials, as well as industry analysis, news and rumors for publications such as Digital Camera Magazine (opens in new tab)PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine (opens in new tab)N-Photo: The Nikon Magazine (opens in new tab)Digital Photographer (opens in new tab) and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and demonstrations at The Photography Show (opens in new tab). An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.