Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Tethering with Sofortbild, part of Tethered Shooting Fundamentals (2014).
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…You might assume that you actually have to buy software in…order to tether, but there are some free solutions on the market.…For example, let's take a look at an application that's donationware…called Sofortbild, and it allows Nikon users to control their cameras remotely.…All right, I'm going to go ahead and swap out the flower arrangement…for another one, please, so let's put the tag to the back.…It's a dry flower arrangement.…There we go.…Let's just get a test shot, sort of see where we're at to begin.…All right, if I take this here, let's go back a little.…Okay.…
Now my shutter speeds off a little bit, I need to switch to 200th of a second here.…You can see the sync line at the bottom.…And let's refine the aperture. We'll stop down a little more.…That's looking a lot better.…And note here that I've got the ability to actually make adjustments.…So, if needed, I could do exposure compensation here.…And because this has a lot of dark in it, let's just bump up that ISO a bit.…And we'll stick with RAW.…And change the metering style.…
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- The benefits and drawbacks of tethered shooting
- Creating a stable platform
- Tethering the camera
- Building a tethered station
- Tethering with Lightroom, Aperture, and more
- Choosing a wireless memory card
- Connecting a CamRanger
- Shooting with a GoPro