SX50 Flash Problem

Started Mar 17, 2013 | Discussions thread
yooperguy Senior Member • Posts: 1,870
Re: SX50 Flash Problem

Bev wrote:

Sue.... THANK YOU!! That was it! I cannot believe this. Who would have ever thought that covering the hot shoe would prevent the flash from working?? Very strange!

Thank you again and again.

Bev

Sue K wrote:

Bev: Did you by any chance put a cover on the hot shoe attachment? I did that and found that the flash does not work with it on. Just an idea. Sue

The Canon hot shoe issue has been known to us old timers for a while now. A special hot shoe cover came out several years ago to address it, but as far as I know there is only one source;

http://www.lensmateonline.com/store/RichardFraniecsHotShoe.php

Dennis

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