Having problems with your Olympus C-3000 Zoom Digital Camera ?

Connect an external flash

\015 How do I connect an external flash to my C-3030 Zoom/C-3000 Zoom?\015

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For external flash use with the C-3030 Zoom, you will need the appropriate flash cable and grip. Please use the following as a reference:\015\012\015\012Exclusive Grip FL-BK01 - used to mount external flash to the C-3030/C-3000\015\012Bracket Cable FL-CB01 - this cable is required for the dedicated FL-40 flash\015\012PC Flash Cable FL-CB04 - this cable is required for any "other" external flash/strobe use that connects with PC sync cable
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