Built-in wireless remote would be nice...!

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by Dave in Wales, Apr 27, 2015.

  1. Dave in Wales

    Dave in Wales Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 5, 2011
    West Wales
    Instead of some of the other useless unused features......OK, name one I hear you ask?........................ART FILTERS.

    I miss my Nikon built-in remote using the tiny wireless ML-3 remote controller.
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  2. adi10times

    adi10times Mu-43 Regular

    Apr 24, 2010
    Bandung, Indonesia
    Michael Adi P.
    I think no Olympus m4/3 cameras have IR receiver (not sure about Panasonic).
    Don't know why Oly drops IR receiver on m4/3, OMD especially. 4/3 cameras has it.
    It's always good to have alternative other than wire or WIFI.

    Anyway, what I really miss is tethered shooting using Olympus software (Olympus Studio or "hacked" Olympus Viewer 2)
    I know EM1 can, but I wish EPL1 and EM10 had this feature too.


    I haven't tried software for Windows someone made for Olympus cameras with WIFI, but personally I prefer wire for this purpose because it consumes less power.
    But still it's better than nothing :) 
  3. cprevost

    cprevost Mu-43 Regular

    Oct 31, 2012
    Smartphone control is brilliant once you set it up.
  4. Dave in Wales

    Dave in Wales Mu-43 All-Pro

    Nov 5, 2011
    West Wales
    Yeah...Done that. Still prefer a 'tiny' remote control though.
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