Using a smart phone as a remote shutter release

Last Update Date : Apr 25. 2018

The camera connects to a smart phone via a WLAN. Use the smartphone as a remote shutter release with the Remote Viewfinder feature.The captured photo will display on the smart phone.




1. On the camera, rotate the mode dial to img2.jpg


2. On the camera, select img3.jpg


  • If the pop-up message that prompts you to download the application appears, select Yes.


3. On the smart phone, turn on the Remote Viewfinder application.


  • Read the on-screen instructions carefully to select and connect to your camera.


  • The smart phone can connect to only one camera at a time.


4. On the smart phone, set the following shooting options.




  • While using this feature, some buttons are not available on your camera.


  • The zoom button and the shutter button on your smart phone will not function when using this feature.


  • Remote Viewfinder mode supports the img6.jpg  and img7.jpg photo sizes only.


5. On the smart phone, touch and hold img8.jpg  to focus.


  • The focus is automatically set to multi-AF.


6. Release img9.jpg to capture the photo.


  • The photo will be saved in your camera.


  • Touch the photo at the bottom of the screen to save it to the smart phone. If you have captured a photo with the img10.jpg photo size, the photo will be resized to 1616X1080. If you have captured a photo with the img11.jpgphoto size, the photo will be resized to 640X360.



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