A socket on a camera with direct electrical contacts for an attached flashgun or other accessory.
More example sentences
- The mistake that most people make is that they leave the flash in the hot shoe of the camera.
- A tripod mount, a flash hot shoe, and the fact that it was the colour of Bird's custard were all added bonuses.
- A hot shoe is needed to attach an external flash to the top of a camera.
Definition of hot shoe in:
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