Input port for remote control on sony NEX cams

Started Mar 26, 2013 | Discussions thread
Anotherlab
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Re: Input port for remote control on sony NEX cams
In reply to xcubitor, Mar 30, 2013

The lack of an input port bothered me with the NEX 6.  I wanted to use my NEX 6 for a robotic camera head that I did for Channel 9, but I needed a wired trigger that I could control.  Opening up the camera to solder in that type of control was too risky for me.

Are you looking to remote contol the camera from a distance?  There is a solution that works with RC controllers called gentLED-shutterPLUS , it's designed for aerial use.  They also have remote switches that can operate their IR triggers without being within the line of site.

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