The Satechi WTR-A Wireless Timer Remote this a third-party remote that is designed to work on most Canon DSLRs (including the 5D Mark III) in place of the RS-80N3. It also offers intervalometer functions for timelapse photography. The remote gives you wireless functionality up to 50-feet away.
Satechi WTR-A is now available on Amazon for $59.99.
More details in the press release below.
Wirelessly manage shutter control on most advanced Canon cameras including new Canon EOS 5D Mark III
San Diego, CA – June 12, 2012 – Satechi, a leading mobile accessories manufacturer, is pleased to announce the availability of its new WTR-A Wireless Timer Remote Control Shutter. The new timer remote is compatible with most of the advanced Canon cameras, including the new Canon EOS 5D Mark III. It is the ideal solution for time-lapse and action photography including capturing blooming flowers and astrophotography.
The Wireless Timer Remote Control Shutter can program multiple tasks including delaying the capture of a photo, managing exposure time, setting a shooting interval and organizing a number of shots from up to 50 feet away. Additionally, the remote is handy for taking images of subjects that are difficult to approach while using minimal vibration such as scenic or animal photography.
The Wireless Timer Remote Control Shutter includes a time remind speaker – a beeping alert which indicates the shutter is currently active and counts down the seconds until the shutter goes off. The timer also features a release signal lamp which indicates the timer has been set. The signal lamp’s red status indicator means the shutter has begun countdown or is on hold while the green means the shutters has been released. Lastly, the wireless timer’s LCD screen features a screen illuminator to facilitate photographers taking images in a dark setting.
The Satechi WTR-A Wireless Timer Remote Control Shutter is available now for $59.99 at Satechi.net and Amazon.com.
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