Review PIXAPRO 580 Li-ion Speedlight

On the surface the PIXAPRO 580 looks just like any other Speedlight but look inside and you’ll find it’s hidden secret. The usual AA batteries that I have a love hate relationship with are gone, replaced by a lithium battery which potentially offers faster recycle time, more flashes per charge and no more hunting around the house for my missing AA’s. For the purposes of clarity I’m reviewing the PIXAPRO Li-ion580 from Essential Photo here in the UK. The flash itself is made by Godox and can be found around the world rebadged as various names. For example in the USA (Read more...)