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Canon Summer Cashback 2014

Canon has launched its summer cashback programme giving up to £150 cashback on a range of selected Canon products across DSLRs, compact cameras, lenses, Speedlites, video cameras and printers.

EOS cameras with cashback are the 6D (£150/€175), 70D (£100/€120), 100D (£30/€38) and 1200D (£20/€25).

There are eight lenses with cashback, including the EF 70-300mm f4-5.6L IS USM (£100/€120) and EF-S 60mm f2.8 Macro USM (£40/€50).

To see the entire range included in the cashback offer visit

The offer runs from 15 May 2014 to 13 August 2014 for eligible products purchased from UK or Republic of Ireland retailers (full terms and conditions apply; these can be found on the Canon website).  

Canon is also taking its cashback offer on the road this summer, visiting locations across the UK. To learn more and hear about exclusive offers for you, visit the Canon UK Facebook page:

White EOS Rebel SL1 for North America

The  EOS Rebel SL1 and EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM lens kit in white is scheduled to be available in North America at the end of June 2014 for an estimated retail price of $749.99.

The camera is known as the EOS 100D in Europe and the EOS KISS X7 in Japan. The white version was introduced in Japan in November 2013 and in the UK in May 2014.

Two new wide-angle zoom lenses

Canon has introduced two new high-performance, wide-angle zoom lenses – the EF 16-35mm f4L IS USM and EF-S 10-18mm f4.5-5.6 IS STM.

The EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM is a professional quality L-series lens, offering exceptional performance throughout the zoom range. The compact and lightweight EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM is for Canon’s consumer range of APS-C sensor EOS cameras.

EF 16-35mm f4L IS USM

Key features:
·  L-series construction and optics
·  Constant f/4 maximum aperture
·  4-stop optical Image Stabilizer
·  Fast, silent AF
·  Superb image quality
·  9-blade circular aperture
·  Full-time manual focusing
·  Minimum focusing distance of 0.28m
·  Non-rotating front element
·  Water and dust resistant

The EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM provides greater versatility for professionals and keen enthusiasts who regularly capture wide-angle perspectives – such as landscape or architecture photographers – or those who typically shoot in confined spaces. The lens offers wide-ranging flexibility, wi…