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Does anyone know anything about digital cameras?

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posted on Dec, 20 2006 @ 09:55 AM
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I just got my GF a Nikon Coolpix P4 digi-cam so that she can photograph her art. It's a great camera, and has a bunch of cool features. One of the features that she wanted in a camera was an external flash mount, which this doesn't have, however, it can connect wirelessly to an external flash.

I never knew it was possible to connect to an external flash wirelessly, but I'm not much for digital photography, so I wouldn't know. My question is where would I find instructions and documentation on how to sync an external flash with the camera?

Thanks in advance

RO420




posted on Dec, 20 2006 @ 01:10 PM
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I guess it might be using "bluetooth" technology.

It is a wireless network that works "effectively" for 3-6 feet.

It is the same thing when you see people with the earpiece and no wire going down to their cell phone.




posted on Dec, 20 2006 @ 01:21 PM
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Right, it sounds like bluetooth, but I'm having difficulty finding out how to actually do it. I've googled, but found no instructions or manuals.



posted on Dec, 20 2006 @ 03:00 PM
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Some wireless flashes use light as the communication method!
The tiny in-camera flash. Send pulses of light to the other flash units.
Like morse code.

There is a nice page explaining some of the details here.
www.friedmanarchives.com...


I have a Sony a100 DSLR (based on a milolta model), that can use this method..



[edit on 20-12-2006 by spacedoubt]



posted on Dec, 20 2006 @ 07:10 PM
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Have you checked the Nikon web page for the P4 ?

www.nikonusa.com...

They have a user's manual that you can download in PDF, and the file is about 25 MB.
With a file that size it should have every bit of info your looking for, and more..

Hope that helps.
anx....



posted on Dec, 20 2006 @ 07:17 PM
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LOL,

Oh yeah..
Sometimes reading the manual is helpful too. I should start reading those things.



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