Designed as an entry-level external flash, this flash is ideal for the compact D-40 digital SLR camera, but it is also useful for hobbyists and professionals looking for a handy i-TTL flash unit offering an effortless bounce flash function. When combined with cameras that are compatible with the Nikon Creative Lighting System, the SB-400 is controlled in i-TTL and D40’s M (manual) mode.
Multiple Flash Exposure Modes
- i-TTL Balanced Fill-Flash with compatible cameras (e.g. D40)
- Manual Flash with D-40 only
Flash head tilts up to 90°.
The SB-400 has a flash shooting distance range of between 2′ (0.6 m) to 66′ (20 m) depending on the camera’s ISO setting.
Safety lock on flash shoe.