chezznut, check out this thread: Flash choices: FL-14, FL-36, FL-36R and more! and you'll get your answer. I used the Search function for this forum - put in "Nikon" and scrolled through until I found it. The short answer is - "Yes, you can." but you can read the full story on the thread. Streetshooter, for one, uses it and thinks highly of it, too.