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Old Aug 11, 2012, 10:22 PM   #1
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Default Flash for Nikon D5100?

I have Nikon D5100,
I like to buy some cheap flash to use for portrait or people on night club, or maybe wedding...

What u thing for this:

Or give me yours choise???

Im begginer on photography, thanks for help
Nikon D5100 with Kit lenses, 18-55 VR + 55-200 VR, Sigma DG Filter Wide C-PL 52mm, Hood HB-37, Remote ML-L3, Tripod
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Old Jan 7, 2013, 4:45 AM   #2
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You might want to take a look at the Nissin:
D3000 with 18-55 and 55-200 Looking for AF-s 50 1.4 and a good telephoto
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Old Jan 7, 2013, 8:50 PM   #3
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Dont buy anything cheap or you will get cheap results.
Look for bargains and buy what you need to get the job done.
If Yongnuo, Nissin, Metz, Nikon from low-high priced.
If you want to learn more about flash buy a manual flash and experiment rather than an expensive one that you do not know how to use. I manual flash will force you to learn about fill-light and full power flash, whereas a fully auto-flash will not.
Flash is an entire full topic of photography so take the time and learn it and the knowledge will serve you well and increase the creativity of your pictures immensely.
If you need tutorials visit YouYube or forums or just google it.
Dont just buy stuff choose wisely and learn accordingly.
Good Luck.
Happy New Year
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Old Jan 9, 2013, 2:20 AM   #4
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I would go with a nissin they are cheaper than nikon but they are easy to use and powerful
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