Affordable External Flash
Fujifilm FinePix S1 The Fujifilm FinePix S1 is an affordable camera with support for an external flash available from $239.99.

Some cameras let you connect a separately purchased external flash. This gives you more range and yields more natural looking lighting in flash images. The natural look is accomplished by bouncing the flash off walls, ceilings, or other nearby surfaces. External flash connections are a standard feature amongst SLRs and Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Format cameras, but fairly uncommon for digicams. Pro photographers will often have a collection of flashes the same way they would with lenses. An external flash setup can permit some fancy lighting techniques.

Affordable Digital Cameras with an External Flash

The following are the least expensive digital cameras that provide external flashes

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS
from $394
Zoom Great zoom Help
65x
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
240 fps
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone

Learn more about the Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300
from $598
Movie format Shoots UHD movies Help
UHD @ 30fps
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Supports 24p 24p movies Help
For that film look

Learn more about the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
from $428
Viewfinder size Large viewfinder Help
1.39x
Zoom Great zoom Help
50x
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone

Learn more about the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Olympus Stylus 1
Olympus Stylus Stylus 1
from $444
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
240 fps
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Fewer buttons
Screen resolution High resolution screen Help
1,040k dots

Learn more about the Olympus Stylus 1

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Discussion

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Jordan (4:01 PM, February 27, 2014)
I have a samsung nx1100, wanted to know if I could use an O ring flash for portraits
 
Jordan (3:58 PM, February 27, 2014)
I have a Samsung nx1100, wanted to know if I could use an print flash with it for portrait photography?
 
Ida (2:22 AM, September 10, 2013)
This is my question I'm wanting to know if you can use the pop up flash for the D200 to set off an sb700 external Flash I'm looking to do off Camera Flash work and I know it can be done with a D90 but I want to know if it can be done with this model.
 
Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (2:42 AM, January 17, 2011)
Yes the SB-26 is compatible with the Nikon d60 http://snpsrt.com/fHfAvK
 
Vinny (2:34 AM, January 17, 2011)
can anyone please tell me whether the speedlight sb26 can be used on the nickon d60. Thanks