The Vello ShutterBoss Version II is a remote/timer that is available for a number of DSLRs. This review addresses the remote as a whole; however, it is specifically tailored to its use with Canon DSLRs because that is the model I tested here. [Read more...]
Triggertrap Mobile 2.0 delivers a facelift to the first generation of the smartphone camera triggering app. Like the prior version Triggertrap Mobile 2.0 offers 14 triggering modes for your camera from your iPhone or Android device when you use Triggertrap’s $30 cable. [Read more...]
B&H has a 20% off deal on Vello DSLR accessories through March 17. Some key deals include:
Wired ShutterBoss timer remote (for Canon DSLRs) for $42 (a very cheap time lapse controller)
There are lots of other solid deals to be found for Canon, Nikon and other brands. Check out the entire selection here at B&H Photo.
The Triggertrap app that turns your iPhone, iPad or Android device into a remote trigger for your camera is now free. Previously, it was $4.99; however, it will be free at least through the holiday season. (Note that there is a limited-feature “free version” available, but this is the premium version that has now been made free.)
You need a $25 cable to make it work with your DSLR, but it does a whole lot more than a standard cable release remote for that price. I’ve used it with my Canon 5D Mark II and it works very well. Additionally, if you don’t get the dongle, some of the modes (like timelapse) will work with the iPhone’s built-in camera. So, it’s worth having for free anyway.
Below are some of the triggering methods you can use with Triggertrap. [Read more...]
Triggertrap Mobile for iOS and Android devices will now allow wireless triggering functionality via WiFi network. [Read more...]