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Old Jul 22, 2003, 8:45 PM   #1
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Default CP4500 remote

I've heard mixed things about the Nikon remote control for this camera. Can anyone recommend an alternate remote? Has anyone tried the harbortronics stuff?



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Old Jul 23, 2003, 4:00 PM   #2
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I'm not very happy with the original Nikon RC. It responds slowly, sometimes not at all and you need sometimes to press several times till you get the shot. I guess that the internal connection is not very reliable, as when I attached the cable to the camera with velcro, I get a higher success rate. A clumsy solution.
I don't know the harbortronics stuff, but I use a standard cable relese using a cheap adapter that connects to the camera tripod socket.
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Old Jul 28, 2003, 7:03 AM   #3
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The Nikon MC-EU1 remote often stopped my 4500 from powering on properly and would occasionaly forget that I had taken my finger of the button when in continuous mode. I now use an EagleEye mechanical remote release which also provides a connection for their 2x optical loupe. Never tried the Harbotronics....
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Old Jul 30, 2003, 12:36 PM   #4
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Sure, use the Harbortronics DigiSnap 2000 - works great!


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