Triggertrap and Em-5 issue

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by roddur, May 7, 2014.

  1. roddur

    roddur Mu-43 Rookie

    Jun 3, 2013
    just got triggertrap mobile dongle for my em-5. how this thing suppose to work?

    i've connected it to my phone and i can see there is some connectivity. when the lcd goes dim from no interaction i press the big red button in the app the lcd becomes full bright, but there is no shutter release. what am i doing wrong here?

    i've set the camera to manual focus and my phone is nexus 5, so the android os is not an issue.

    thanks in advance.
  2. roddur

    roddur Mu-43 Rookie

    Jun 3, 2013
    i guess nobody had any issue with triggertrap and em-5.

    my bad luck :sad010:
  3. Rudy

    Rudy Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Jan 24, 2013
    Oakland, CA
    I never had a problem with it in the past.
    However I just "upgraded" to the latest version on my i-phone and now I get the same "nothing happens" as you do...

    In my case it was user error. I simply didn't have the connector all the way seated in the i-phone as the rubber case was interfering.
    After that a little camera icon shows up next to the phone icon and once that's selected everything works as expected.