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May 11, 2016 00:00 ET

Canon Presents 28mm Macro for Mirrorless, 600EX II-RT Speedlite, and PowerShot SX620 Digital Camera With 25x Zoom; More Info at B&H Photo

Photography News: Canon Introduces the EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM Lens With a Built-In Macro Lite for EOS M Series Mirrorless Digital Cameras, the Faster Speedlite 600EX II-RT, and the Updated PowerShot SX620 HS Digital Camera With 25x Zoom

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 11, 2016) - B&H Photo would like to share Canon's announcement of the EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM Lens with a built-in macro light for Canon EOS M series mirrorless digital cameras. The 28mm lens is the world's first interchangeable lens with a built-in Macro Lite, which helps illuminate close-up subjects, bringing out extra detail. Featuring image stabilization, this lens is also capable of focusing at infinity in normal shooting, and with up to 1.2x magnification in macro shooting. Equivalent to a 45mm standard lens, this lens offers the flexibility of shooting a variety of subjects and scenes. Hybrid IS reduces camera shake in handheld use, and its stepping motor helps provide quiet operation.

Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM Lens

  • EF-M Mount Lens/APS-C Format
  • 44.8mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • Maximum Aperture: f/3.5
  • One UD Element & Two Aspherical Elements
  • STM Stepping AF Motor
  • Hybrid IS Image Stabilization
  • Maximum Magnification: 1.2x
  • Super Macro Setting for 3.7" Min. Focus
  • Built-In Macro Lite LED
  • Retractable Design for Compact Profile

The Canon 600EX II-RT Speedlite is designed to replace the current Speedlight 600EX-RT, providing improved performance of continuous flash by approximately 1.1 to 1.5x. The zoom flash head covers a wide range of 20-200mm with a maximum guide number of 197' at ISO 100 and 200 mm. Wireless flash shooting is available for both radio and optical transmission, while a multiple flash system allows control for up to five groups of flash heads. Its dust- and water-resistant body provides reliable operation when shooting in inclement weather. Additionally, it comes with revamped accessories including a bounce adapter, hard-type color filters, and a soft case to hold everything in one place.

Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT

  • 2.4 GHz Wireless Radio Transmission
  • Compatible with Canon E-TTL / E-TTL II
  • Guide Number: 197' at ISO 100 and 200mm
  • Zoom Range: 20-200mm (14mm with Panel)
  • Tilts from -7 to +90°
  • Rotates Left & Right 180°
  • 1.1-1.5x Improved Continuous Flash
  • High-Speed, 1st & 2nd Curtain Sync
  • Bounce Adapter and Hard CTO Color Filter
  • Runs on 4 AA Batteries

The PowerShot SX620 HS Digital Camera, available in black, red, or silver, features an improved 25x optical zoom equivalent to 25-625mm, with Intelligent IS that reduce the impact of camera shake. The 20.2MP 1/ 2.3" CMOS sensor combines with the DIGIC 4+ image processor to achieve clear images even in low light. Full HD 1080p30 video recording, built-in Wi-Fi connectivity as well as multiple shot modes are all available in this updated model.

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS Digital Camera




  • 20.2MP 1/2.3" CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 4+ Image Sensor
  • 25x Optical Zoom Lens
  • 25-625mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • 3.0" 922k-Dot LCD Monitor
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 30 fps
  • Intelligent IS Image Stabilization
  • Built-In Wi-Fi with NFC
  • ISO 3200 and Up to 7.1 fps Shooting
  • Auto Zoom and Smart AUTO Modes

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