Best way to get >30 sec exposure on 5n?

Started Dec 6, 2012 | Questions thread
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Bulb mode + wireless remote
In reply to Tommygun45, Dec 6, 2012

I use a wireless remote(got one for ~5$ of ebay).

Simply put camera in bulb mode.

Press once to open shutter.

Wait for the time you want, and then press again on the remote.I have used this method many times to get ~1000 second exposures of the night sky

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