Interesting option for wireless remote control

Derby Chang derbyc at iinet.net.au
Thu Oct 22 16:41:33 EDT 2009


Chris Mitchell wrote:
> Has anyone tried one of these? A wired and 100m range wireless (as distinct
> from infrared) remote for Pentax DSLRs. 
>
> http://szyongnuo.en.alibaba.com/product/237759371-200000555/Wireless_Remote_
> Control_YN_126C1.html
>
> http://tinyurl.com/yz5lpe4
>
> Available from an Ebay supplier near you for less than the cost of a Pentax
> wired remote.
>
> The specification and feature translations are delightfully whimsical and
> are worth a look on their own. 
>
> Apparently it's good for subjects that are difficult to approach - so the
> paparazzi will no longer have problems with Kate Moss or Amy Winehouse then.
>
> Seriously though, it looks like a good thing to me. Anyone got any
> experience of it? Opinions? Although it doesn't state it as compatible, any
> reason why it shouldn't work with the K-7?
>
> Cheers, Chris
>
>
>   

I have one of these. The green LED that lights when you half-press for 
AF has the side benefit of letting your subjects prepare themselves just 
before the shot.

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