EM-10 hotshoe

sebs_color

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Just curious, since it doesn't have an accessory port, what is the hot shoe on the EM-10 good for?

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alex66

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Flash guns, triggers etc, a flash off camera tends to give a more interesting result than the onboard, you can get a cable that carries the TTL signal or a trigger and old style studio lights.
 

jamespetts

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The traditional (and still main) purpose of a hotshoe is to mount a flash. The E-M10 has one built in, but it is very small, so one can mount a much bigger flash on the hotshoe for when a very small flash is not enough.
 

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