Remote Camera Trigger

Triggertrap Mobile camera-control dongle goes Open Source

May 24, 2017
John Aldred

Over the course of its life, Triggertrap has had a pretty eventful journey. Triggertrap started life as an Open Source universal camera trigger backed through Kickstarter in 2011….

Hack this £20 keychain arcade into a Canon timelapse remote

Oct 23, 2016
Udi Tirosh

What if you could have a keychain sized gadget that will always help you set a timelapse triggering scheme to your Canon? Ilya Titov asked…

MIOPS Mobile turns your smartphone into an advanced camera remote control

Sep 13, 2016
John Aldred

Most of us own one or several camera triggers or intervalometers. Some of us might have even built our own Arduino based triggers that utilise various…

A Photo Capturing Both A Rainbow and a Lightning In A Single Exposure

Aug 10, 2015
Udi Tirosh

Photographer Greg McCown had a lifelong dream to capture a rainbow and a lightning in a single image. This may seem crazy but if there is…

DIYP Reviews The Max Stone IR Camera Controller

Dec 7, 2014
Paul Faecks

The Max Stone (Amazon | B&H) is a little IR- based camera remote that was successfully funded on kickstarter in February, earlier this year. The Max Stone…

How To Make A Canon DSLR IR Remote Key Chain That You Will Never Lose

Sep 7, 2014
Udi Tirosh

IR remotes are great! They are great for selfies; they are great for long exposures where you don’t want to move the camera while pressing…

Pocket Wizard Flex TT5: How To Trigger Nikon Flash With Canon or Trigger Canon Flash With Nikon

May 1, 2014
JP Danko

Back when I was photographing Ontario’s largest climbing gym, astute readers might have noticed that I was using both Nikon and Canon camera bodies interchangeably,…

Camera Robot Triggers Tiger’s Curiosity – Photos Roar!

Nov 21, 2013
Udi Tirosh

Over the last few weeks we shared a few animal photographer stories where either the photographer or the animal (or both) were left unhappy with…

Smarten Up Your Dumb Optical Slave By Hooking it Up With Arduino

Mar 9, 2010
Udi Tirosh

Optical Slaves are the simplest (and cheapest for the most part) method for using off camera flashes. The principle is simple, when the optical slave…

Take Long Distance Self Portraits With PocketWizards

Oct 6, 2009
Udi Tirosh

This self portrait on the left by Reuben Krabbe was taken (believe it or not) by Reuben Krabbe. Now, I know that you know that…