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remote release

Started by Mark229, 06/09/2004 11:30PM
Posted 06/09/2004 11:30PM Opening Post
A long time ago, (decades!) I owned a Contax RTS, and had an infrared release. Are these releases still around/anyone using one? It's ideal for setting upa camera focused on a given spot, and can be tripped from many yards away without scaring the bird(depending on how loud the camera is, focal length/distance, etc. Thanks, Mark
Posted 06/10/2004 07:28AM #1
Mark, you didn't mention what type of camera you have, but you might start here:

Posted 06/10/2004 03:27PM #2
Here's a link to the company that makes the Shutter-Beam, an infrared beam trigger system:

Posted 06/11/2004 04:54AM #3

A lot of camera manufacturers now make these releases standard for their professional cameras and prosumer cameras. Canon and Nikon do, for example.


Jeff 8O