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Old Jan 27, 2007, 3:15 PM   #1
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Hi there... Does anyone know what make external flash will work best for the FZ50??

The Panasonic FL50 is a dedicated flash, but is so darn expensive that it's almost the

price of the camera... Looking for a second les exspensive flash...:arrow:
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Old Jan 28, 2007, 1:58 PM   #2
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I just received the FL50 last week for my FZ50, It's an awesome flash with the FZ50 but your right it's expensive. I paid once the rebate comes back $319.00. It would be a more atractive purchase under 300 but I didnt want to be left wanting... I guess I go under the age old saying "A cheap tool is an expensive tool".

Conclusion: $319 only hurt till I took my first few shots and saw the results. WOW! worth every penny.:|
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Old Jan 29, 2007, 12:46 PM   #3
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The Olympus Flash Units will work TTL with the FZ-50. The high-end unit, the FL-50, is expensive, but there's the less powerful FL-36, but it does still have the tilting head to bounce flash. Last time I checked it was under $200, and then there's the really small FL-20, with an equally smaller power punch. Check those two out.
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