The Canon Speedlite 470EX-AI is a powerful flash that’s capable of automatically determining and positioning itself at the optimal bounce angle for your shot. Key features include:
AI Bounce function selects the best bounce angle
Guide number of 154 ft. at ISO 100 and 105mm
0º to +120º tilt and 360º swivel
Intuitive controls; flash-readiness indicator
AI Bounce Mode. The 470EX-AI’s most notable feature is its new AI Bounce function, which automatically calculates the distance between the flash and the subject along the wall and ceiling, then positions the light at the optimal bounce angle. Semi-auto AI Bounce mode lets you manually set the flash’s angle, and the flash automatically rotates based on the camera’s position and orientation.
Output and Operation. This Speedlite is E-TTL and E-TTL2 compatible. It gives you a 24-105mm (full-frame equivalent) zoom range, a 14mm wide panel, and flash output of GN: 154’ @ ISO 100 and 150mm. You also get 0º to +120º tilt and 360º swivel for full bounce capability.
Controls and Power. The flash’s LCD features a flash-readiness indicator and intuitive button/dial operation. It’s powered via four AA batteries (not included).
Autofocus Assist Beam. The built-in AF assist beam helps you achieve sharp focus in low light.
Optical Receiver Mode. While the 470EX-AI doesn’t offer radio triggering, you can use it as an optical receiver at distances up to 49.2 feet.
Does the AI Bounce feature work with all Canon DSLRs?
No. The AI Bounce Feature only works with select Canon bodies, please check camera compatibility here prior to renting!
The Canon Speedlite 470EX-AI is powered by four AA batteries, which aren’t included with this rental. Panasonic Eneloop Pro AA Ni-MH 2550mAh 4-pack and Nitecore New i4 Intellicharger are available as separate rental items.
Speaking of batteries:
0 to +120°
-3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 and 1/2 EV steps)
14 – 105mm (Full Frame)
|Flash Ready Indicator||
154.2’ (47m) ISO100 at 105 mm position
4x AA Alkaline, Rechargeable NiMH Batteries
24 – 105mm (Full Frame)