New Canon Speedlite EL-5

  By Ryley Smith


Powerful, yet easy to use! We are talking about the new Canon Speedlite EL-5! Designed for superior compatibility with the new EOS R6 Mark II, the Speedlite EL-5 is a high-performance, reliable Speedlite that will soon become a must have for the kit bag of any event photographer!

The Canon Speedlite EL-5 is Canon’s first flash product compatible with the new multi-function shoe present in the EOS R6 Mark II, EOS R3, EOS R7 and EOS R10 cameras. Featuring a Guide Number of 60 and a blisteringly fast flash recycle time of 0.1-1.2 seconds , it’s never been easier to illuminate action-packed events such parties or weddings. Using gold plated contacts, EL-5 ensures a reliable connection with the camera and improved communication. Ideal for professional workflows, the EL-5 offers a number of features such as wireless radio control for up to 15 additional Speedlites and a Camera Link function that allows photographers to trigger external cameras connected to these Speedlites.

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Ryley graduated in 2018 from the U of C, with a bachelor in Sociology. With a strong love for writing, and having dabbled in photography, she wanted to take her curious mind and put it towards a more fun and creative future. In her spare time, Ryley finds herself camping, skiing, and fishing. She also loves craft beer and interesting food, ideally together.