4min exposure with NEX 3

Started Nov 26, 2011 | Discussions thread
Lng0004
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Re: 4min exposure with NEX 3
In reply to John Bean (UK), Nov 28, 2011

Your finger and some patience hehe. Of course it's not a great technique for extra long exposure, but considering your camera will need to be stabilized ANYWAY, I'm sure you can hold down the shutter for a min or two right?

If you don't have a 3D printer handy, just use a thick rubber band and folded paper to hold down the shutter. YMMV.

John Bean (UK) wrote:

Lng0004 wrote:

Do it manually. Get a black piece of paper and cover the lens before starting the exposure (or you can use a timer for this) and once again before releasing the shutter.

But how do you keep the shutter open without moving the camera? You still need a bracket of some sort to do the job.

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