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Flash and high shutter speed problem
\015 I want to take some really high spee photos. My D40's shutter speed goes up to 4,000, but I need the flash to get details in these photos. Every time I put the flash up on shutter speed mode, it sets the speed back down to 500 and I can't get it any higher. Any way to fix this on the camera without buying a self-standing flash?\015
Actually you cannot take 'High Speed' photos and flash they way you are thinking- Even even with high spec pro cameras - it does not work that way.\015\012The Flash speed is in the order of 10,000th sec.\015\012So all the shutter has to do is open for a long exposure - because synching the the flash is hit or miss\015\012And it is the Flash that does the exposure.
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Flash and high shutter speed problem
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