Canon: New rebates on DSLRs, lenses, strobes|
(Tuesday, May 20, 2008 - 00:22 EDT)
Canon USA yesterday kicked off a new rebate campaign for a significant number of its photography products.
The rebates are valid on purchased made between May 18th and July 19th 2008, and range in value from $15 to $300. Two camera bodies are included - the EOS 5D with that highest rebate of $300, and the EOS 40D with a $200 rebate. No less than thirteen lenses (seven of them L models, as listed at the end of this article) are also included in the rebate scheme. All but one of the L lenses qualify for rebates of $100 or above. Finally, the Speedlite 430EX and 580EX II flash strobes qualify for rebates of $15 and $30 respectively.
The lens models and rebate values in the campaign are:
EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM - $125
EV 85mm f/1.2L II USM - $125
EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM - $100
EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM - $100
EF 50mm f/1.2L USM - $100
EF 35mm f/1.4L USM -$100
EF 70-200mm f/4L IS USM - $75
EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM - $70
EF 17-40mm f/4L USM - $50
EF 70-200mm f/4L USM -$40
EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM - $35
EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM - $30
EF 28-90mm f/4-5.6 III - $15
For more details, visit Canon's rebate website.