Why doesn't Canon have an intervalometer?

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Why doesn't Canon have an intervalometer?
Oct 2, 2012

I wonder why top-of-the-line Canon DSLR cameras do not have built-in intervalometers like many of the top Nikon cameras do, such as the D800 and the new D600?

The D600 not only has a built-in intervalometer, it also has the ability to preview time lapse shots as a video sequence (Canon, are you listening?).

For those of you not familiar with intervalometers, or their value as a "third hand" or "unpaid assistant", check out this blog post:

http://intothenightphoto.blogspot.com/2012/09/my-unpaid-night-photography-assistant.html

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