How the Canon 600EX-RT Flash Works with Yongnuo Triggers at a Fraction of the Price

Yongnuo YN600EX RT Speedlite

Last year, when I wrote about the Yongnuo YN600EX-RT that is a $188 clone of the Canon 600EX-RT it turned a lot of heads. Could Yongnuo really deliver a product that worked with Canon’s $500 flash at about a third of the price?

As it turns out, yes. [Read more…]

Canon Lens, Speedlite and DSLR Rebates Extended for March

Canon Lens Rebates March 2015

Canon has extended its instant and mail-in rebates on Speedlites and flashes through March 28, 2015 with savings up to $250 off some lenses. Check them all out here at B&H Photo.

Additionally, several Canon DSLRs and lens bundles are available through March 28, 2015 with big price drops and instant rebates for up to $1000 total savings. Check them all out here at B&H Photo.

Canon 5D Mark III Firmware Update ver. 1.3.3

Canon-5D-Mark-III

Canon recently issued a firmware update for the 5D Mark III to version 1.3.3. The new firmware provides for the following improvements and fixes:

  1. Improves the AF controllability when shooting in Live View mode with a wide-angle lens (fixed focal length or zoom).
  2. Corrects some incorrect indications on the “English” and “Russian” menu screens.

You can download the firmware here on Canon’s website.

Canon 6D Gets Price Drop & Instant Rebate for Final Price of $1399

Canon 6D

The Canon 6D just dropped in price by another $100, bringing the retail price down to $1699. Additionally, Canon is offering a $300 instant rebate on the 6D, which brings it down $1399 right now. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Similar price drops and rebates are available for the 6D with 24-105mm IS STM kit and 6D with 24-105mm f/4L IS USM kit.