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Old Dec 27, 2003, 8:32 PM   #1
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Default which cameras can be controlled on the computer

I am looking for a 4,5+ megapixel camera that can be connected to the computer for complete control(so that they can be saved immediately while I can continue to take pictures and view the preview on the computer screen). Can you guys list which cameras can do this and which one you would recommend?
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Old Dec 28, 2003, 10:44 AM   #2
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The Canon EOS 10D does. But its $1500.oo But really its just the software that does it while its connected. Im not sure if there is any other cameras that do it. But I have no reason for it so I never look.
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Old Dec 28, 2003, 11:22 AM   #3
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Canon provides software with many of their cameras that let you do what you're talking about ("Remote Capture"). Breeze Systems also sells a more feature rich product that does the same thing. Both applications require the camera to be tethered to a computer with a USB cable.
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Old Dec 28, 2003, 2:17 PM   #4
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The Nikon D-100 has this option with the software called Nikon capture I use it alot on location shoots. By-passes the card goes right to your computer, you can even trip the shutter from the keyboard It works well. I also have the Nikon D2h and it has a wireless WT-1A transmitter with a range of 100 feet standard or 500 feet with optional antena. Unfortunatly the D2h came in ,but I am still waiting for the transmitter to come in. And the price on the D2H is about $4000 with the transmitter. The software comes with both cameras in a bundle. hope this helps
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