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Get the latest version of DIYPhotobits.com Camera Control below, but first check to see if your camera has been tested with this script (http://www.diyphotobits.com/2008/12/10/what-works-and-doesnt-work/):

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  • 1 Chris // Jun 18, 2009 at 10:33 pm

    wow, thanks very much for making this, nice and simple to use & works well

  • 2 Mark Hussey // Jun 21, 2009 at 4:39 pm

    This is TOO cool. Nikon’s ‘equivalent’ is SO not worth what they charge!!!

    Question, though. What ways have you found – and what do you recommend – for combining the resulting JPGs into and AVI or MOV or whatever?

    Thanks a million

  • 3 raymond // Jun 24, 2009 at 6:57 am

    Mark, I use the free VirtualDub utility which can turn a sequence of jpg images into a video. Then WindowsMovieMaker to add titles etc and compress it to a small video file.

  • 4 Mike Watson // Jun 29, 2009 at 8:32 am

    Just a quick thanks for 4.0.

    I have a D80 and have been trying to persuade tehm to update the firmware to allow greater bracketting. No luck (I guess the D80 is too old already!!!)

    After playing with this freeware for a short while it seems to do the job as I am a keen HDR shooter. Seems to work fine although I may fiddle the code to give me 1.5 EV bracketting rather than inter values.

    Thanks again.

  • 5 Wes.Jen // Jul 6, 2009 at 8:48 pm

    Hey Raymond,

    I have to start out with a compliment on your part. Great job with the tether program! Keep it up.

    Second thing, though, is the “trouble” with the D60. It apparently doesn’t have the remote shutter release, yet it fires just “fine” for the time lapse. (I say “fine” because it fires three shots, and then it stops. Could just be me, though, so not really a problem.)

    So my question is this: Is the D60 fully compatible with the remote shutter release through your program, or do I have to either press the shutter or use another remote?

    (Again, great job with the tethered shooting and almost-instantaneous preview.) Cheers!

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  • 7 David // Jul 11, 2009 at 1:54 pm

    WOW Thanks!!! I think you just changed my life.

  • 8 Vivian // Jul 13, 2009 at 7:33 am

    Hi,

    I currently working on my final year project which need to include the function of nikon D70s. Is there anyway you can advice me of how to start off my project?

  • 9 vlad // Jul 25, 2009 at 3:28 am

    Hi,
    Having trouble installing v4.0 After installing when I try to run it – windows says – windows can’t open this file – CameraControl.hta.
    Do you know what I am missing?
    Many thanks!

  • 10 Anne // Jul 31, 2009 at 1:44 pm

    Hey! Just wanted to say a huge thank you for this! It’s awesome. Just wanted something for playing around with tethering, and this is perfect! Great great job! Especially also the bracketing addition.

  • 11 Mike // Jul 31, 2009 at 2:05 pm

    Is the source code available for this?

    I am currently working on integrating a D40x into a C# application I am writing and would love to be able to peak behind the scenes.

    Thanks

  • 12 Andre // Aug 3, 2009 at 11:29 am

    Hi, in spite of some positive comments above, I cannot make my D100 work with my Vista 32-bit PC. Any reason for that ?

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  • 15 Carlo // Aug 17, 2009 at 10:32 am

    Hey this is great but…My olympus sp 565uz doesn’t work with this :( ! Can some one help me?

  • 16 Errol // Aug 17, 2009 at 5:14 pm

    Thanks for doing this. I was using Nikon’s but the version I have will not work with my new D300. Yours does!

  • 17 Richard Hornbaker // Aug 17, 2009 at 9:39 pm

    I’ve been using your script with a wireless USB tether, and this combination desperately needs an auto re-connect feature in case you walk too far away. http://petetek.blogspot.com/2009/05/petetether-11-wireless-usb-portable.html

    Also with this wireless USB rig, if the shutter is released via the script it’d fire, but the script would hang before download; but enabling tethering and using on-camera shutter release seems OK. Maybe the device is enumerating oddly? I recommend you try this rig regardless – it’s pretty clever!

  • 18 Casey // Aug 25, 2009 at 4:00 pm

    Hey.. I didn’t see a trouble shooting section so I guess I will ask right here!

    I have a d50 and its in the ptp setting but the files will not download to my computer. The script will trigger the camera but will not download or even show that it is attempting to. Does the program log somewhere that I might be able to see if it is something on my end?

    Thanks!
    Casey

  • 19 Gunnar // Aug 28, 2009 at 7:34 pm

    Does bracketing work with the D-60?

  • 20 raymond // Sep 2, 2009 at 2:39 am

    @Mike Watson
    Glad has helped you!

    @Wes.Jen
    I can’t see why it shouldn’t work with a D60, but haven’t tried it myself. Doesn’t sound right though that it first three shots then stops in timelapse (unless that’s what you set it for)

    @David
    Cool! For the better I hope! ;-)

    @Vivian
    It’s all a script you can read for yourself to learn! That’s how I learn, reading other people’s examples.

    @vlad
    :-( Not sure, maybe try running the MSI again?

    @Anne
    Thanks!

    @Mike
    It’s a script, you just can open and read the .HTA in a text editor as the source.

    @Andre
    Sorry but I doubt a D100 will work, I think that doesn’t support standard PTP.

    @Carlo
    Sorry I’m not familiar with Olympus

    @Errol
    THat’s a surprise! I’m sure the software from Nikon must get updated to support new cameras.

    @Casey
    No, sorry no logging – but you might add “MsgBox” lines into the script to give you some idea of what it is doing. That’s how I debug the .hta.

    @Gunnar
    I would have thought so, but as you see above some people don’t find it working.
    Maybe it is just their configuration though so you might try and let us know!

  • 21 Ricardo // Sep 4, 2009 at 3:07 am

    Hola mi estimado fijate que yo tengo una Sony alpha 350 y estoy muy necesitado de un sofware que pueda controlar la camara desde la computadora ya que realizo astrofotografia y el sofware que aparece para controlar las nikon esta fabuloso, mi pregunta es la siguiente, este sofware podra controlar mi camara o quie podria diseñar alguno que pudiera hacerlo, espero tu amable respuesta. Saludos desde Mexico.

  • 22 Mike // Sep 4, 2009 at 12:30 pm

    “Hi, in spite of some positive comments above, I cannot make my D100 work with my Vista 32-bit PC. Any reason for that ?”

    Mine will not reliably download images. This script most likely relies on the itemCreated event which seems to be very flaky on Vista 32-bit. Haven’t tested it on my 64-bit machine yet.

  • 23 raymond // Sep 4, 2009 at 1:37 pm

    Mike actually I avoided the itemCreated event — I found it hard to manage. Instead I just poll the items.count value and look for it to change.

  • 24 Mike // Sep 10, 2009 at 1:06 pm

    Interesting…I have a C# object that I to am using the items.count value in. This works fine, the itemCreated event was very sporadic, but this script has yet to successful download an image on my Vista 32-bit machine. Works flawlessly on my XP machines though.

  • 25 Robin // Sep 18, 2009 at 5:07 pm

    Thanks so much for this wonderful utility.
    I set the automate import option in Lightroom to watch the output directory from PhotoBits and it works like a charm.
    Everytime the camera fires, it downloads to the output dir, lighroom picks it up, imports and shows me the new image.
    Thanks again,
    Robin

  • 26 Chawa // Oct 16, 2009 at 10:28 am

    Hey, I wanna thank you for sharing this, I learned a lot from your script and made something useful out of it!

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  • 28 Marla // Oct 27, 2009 at 1:33 am

    Hi Raymond:
    I’ve been trying to download the latest script, but can’t get it to download. Tried Mozilla, IE and Chrome – just won’t download. Any suggestions? I would love to try the the script.
    Thanks,
    M

  • 29 raymond // Oct 27, 2009 at 1:52 am

    Marla, sort of puzzled by that. Might you have some anti-virus software that is blocking it? The file is an “.MSI” (microsoft installer) which is I admit a little unusual.

  • 30 Marla // Oct 27, 2009 at 3:40 am

    Hi Raymond:
    Got it to work as follows:
    Ran IE8 as Administrator
    Right clicked the the Download 4.1 link
    From the drop down menu, I chose to save using the DAP accelerated downloader I have installed on my computer. The files then was saved.
    Looking forward to using it.
    Best,
    Marla

  • 31 Ankit // Nov 3, 2009 at 6:11 pm

    Is there no way to tether a Nikon camera to a Windows mobile?
    I use a D60 and would love to have a software that can do bracketing for my Windows Mobile. Is it possible? Maybe you can use something like this – http://www.thesycon.de/eng/usbio_ce.shtml ?

  • 32 raymond // Nov 5, 2009 at 1:07 am

    Agreed it would be a nice idea but way beyond my programming skills I’m afraid!

  • 33 Higgen // Nov 11, 2009 at 3:38 am

    And for the shitty Windows 7 version??

  • 34 Steve // Nov 12, 2009 at 4:37 am

    I shoot holiday studio-type shots a couple of times a year for a non-profit pro bono. Can’t justify spending the $ on the Nikon SW and annoyed that all the money I spend on Adobe PS and Lightroom does not help. Your little program is perfect: lightweight, effective, efficient, and free. Letting the subjects see the photos as they are shot is a huge plus.

    I’ve been using v2.1 with my Nikon D200 and XP laptop. Upgraded tonight to v4.1 and ran some test shots – it all works fine. Now if only you had a Mac version I could leave my Dell in hibernation.

    But really, this is a great bit of code you’re sharing. Thanks.

  • 35 chris // Nov 14, 2009 at 8:36 pm

    Hello
    Ty for getting this going , bravo !!

    A raw priview would be awsome .
    chris

  • 36 David // Nov 16, 2009 at 1:35 pm

    Thanks for this great software. Works great for my D90 under Windows 7.

    Only one small issue – I cannot change camera mode PSAM without first switching camera off and then reselecting camera in control software. Not a problem for me and it may be normal but just thought I’d mention it in case it was peculiar to Windows 7 or the D90.

  • 37 Isaac // Nov 17, 2009 at 7:47 pm

    I have the nikon D40 and couldn’t get it to work with Windows 7. Can someone walk me through setting it up.

  • 38 raymond // Nov 18, 2009 at 7:54 am

    David, glad to know it works for you on Win7. I wonder if you can give Isaac any tips?

  • 39 David // Nov 19, 2009 at 9:52 pm

    Isaac, I created a folder on my desktop called ‘cameracontrol’. I connected my D90, pressed select camera, ignored the warning about shutter might not operate, pressed select folder and then selected desktop cameracontrol folder. I put ‘cc’ in file name prefix, selected same mode as camera was set to (usually, though not always, ‘M’), then selected raw or Jpeg and pressed start tether. I then pressed shutter release. You will find the image in the ‘cameracontrol’ folder and can point your image viewer at it.
    I did find that if I forgot to put ‘cc’ in the File name prefix it didn’t work and the only way to get it going again was to reload the control program and then insert it.
    Hope this helps.

  • 40 raymond // Nov 20, 2009 at 12:52 am

    David, thanks for those tips. I wonder why you needed to put something in the file name prefix box, it is supposed to be optional and I usually leave it blank. I will have to take a look at that!

  • 41 Chris // Nov 20, 2009 at 11:17 am

    I’m having many problems in getting this to work with Windows 7 Ultimate .. Any suggestions? Im using Nikon 200 and 300.
    Thanks

  • 42 Chris // Nov 20, 2009 at 12:37 pm

    Correct that…. Works like a charm except on D200 :(

  • 43 raymond // Nov 23, 2009 at 7:47 am

    Chris, it has been seen working on the D200. Do you have the latest firmware on that camera? It’s quite an old model and I wonder if the original firmware can do all the latest PTP stuff.

  • 44 Isaac // Nov 23, 2009 at 3:41 pm

    Ok thanks David. It works now with my Nikon D40 on Windows 7

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  • 46 Chris // Dec 1, 2009 at 1:59 pm

    It works on my D300 with Windows Vista. Thanks alot~! ^^

  • 47 Anyelo // Dec 3, 2009 at 6:00 pm

    I need this software for my Nikon D60

  • 48 Edu // Dec 3, 2009 at 11:12 pm

    Hi!
    I found your “Camera Control” while I was looking for PC control stuff for my Nikon D60. I downloaded it and I realized that you made it using Microsoft’s HTA, so I had a look to the HTML GUI code and now, I have made the first translation to Spanish. If you are interested in publishing it I have no problem in sending it to you.
    Thanks!

  • 49 Eric // Dec 4, 2009 at 3:51 am

    I can’t seem to find the zip files. I download the installer above for 4.1. Run it everything seems fine. But when I extract the files it only adds another installer. I watched your Youtube vid but couldn’t do anything after you said to extract the files. Any help on where I should look or what I’m doing wrong would be appreciated. D300 + XP

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  • 51 lory // Dec 19, 2009 at 3:58 am

    thanks for this really cool script raymond..it works with my D6o + vista no prob..

  • 52 SteveDB // Dec 24, 2009 at 12:51 am

    thanks for developing this interface. I had a Nikon DX2 and Nikon Capture and when I upgraded to a D3 I was upset to find that Nikon extorted additional monies for the most recent camera control. So I did not use my D3 tethered. However images coming out of the D3 are clearly superior to the D2X and I was resigned to buying the updated control from Nikon.

    Now that I got your software I was able to load it on my laptop running Windows XP, control the D3 and view my raw files using Adobe Bridge.

    Thanks. I’ll be putting a write up on my site shortly showing the tethered camera and will link to your site.

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  • 55 Alan Bryan // Jan 15, 2010 at 12:19 am

    Hello, I have just downloaded your tether software. Thank you.
    Is there a way to have only the jpeg download. I shoot with a d3 and like to have a raw and jpeg created at the same time. Although I only want the jpeg to download for viewing and use the raw later for corrections. Can I have it set up so only the jpeg files download for viewing. Thanks again Alan

  • 56 raymond // Jan 15, 2010 at 12:43 am

    Great idea Alan! I’ll add that to a future version. I can see people using that for speed reasons; though personally I’d feel safer checking the RAW as the jpg might not show detail or histogram which is really the same as what is in the raw.

  • 57 Alan Bryan // Jan 15, 2010 at 2:53 am

    Thanks for the reply, I have not done this before so your point about raw, may have me using raw. I am planning on setting up a notebook for this, either way has got to be better than the small camera screen.

    Thanks
    Alan

  • 58 Ron // Jan 21, 2010 at 1:59 am

    First of all, THANK YOU for such wonderful software! I am VERY excited about using it..however…I have a problem. I downloaded it just fine and it’s recognizing my camera and I made the folder but…I’m getting that “PC” in my camera window and can’t actually take a pix. I have a Nikon D80. Can you tell me what I may being doing wrong?

  • 59 Ron // Jan 21, 2010 at 2:10 am

    By the way, I have a Gateway laptop running Vista.

  • 60 Geoff // Jan 21, 2010 at 1:26 pm

    Hi Ron, I got the same problem with a D40 but then changed the USB setting in the camera’s setup menu.
    Works just fine now.

  • 61 Terri-Lyn // Jan 21, 2010 at 5:25 pm

    Hi there. I think this is a pretty cool application, and it seems to work quite well. I do have a question though. Is there a way to make the instant preview of the image larger, or to have it automatically pop up in a browser window?

    I’m using a D90 and a Netbook with Windows 7.

    Thanks.

  • 62 Chris Eigner // Jan 21, 2010 at 10:56 pm

    you wouldn’t happen to have the src hosted anywhere, would you? i’d love to port some of it to windows mobile and see if i can create a portable intervalometer. feel free to email me.

  • 63 John E Adams // Jan 23, 2010 at 3:00 am

    Great stuff!!! I am an HDR addict and am very excited to be able to push my Nikon D5000 bracketing beyond 3 shots. Tested up to 12 exposures at .3, .7, and 1 EV with an XP laptop and everything work perfectly.

    My main laptop is running Vista and it does not work properly with it. Time lapse is okay but bracketing, will only do the 3 exposure range of the camera and then repeats the sequence. All controls work properly but the Exposure Compensation will only change to positive values in the camera.

    Cheers!!

  • 64 raymond // Jan 23, 2010 at 3:27 am

    Thanks John, I took a look at your blog and you’ve got some great stuff there!

    The negative ExpoComp values thing under Vista will hopefully be fixed in the next version.

  • 65 tzywen // Jan 23, 2010 at 9:57 am

    Thanks for writing this great piece of software. Works perfectly under Windows 7 and on a D90!

  • 66 Phil Randall // Jan 23, 2010 at 11:37 pm

    I have just installed your software on my new netbook computer and tethered first time with my Nikon D40X. I also used Lightroom to view the photos as they were taken. This software is great and has given me another direction for my photography. Well done

  • 67 Michael // Jan 27, 2010 at 5:14 am

    I just downloaded 4.1 and connect with lightroom. I am running XP and D90. Why when i push capture image, it does not focus but takes the blured picture? Am I missing a step here? Also, when i move the dial on the D90 from P to M or S or A, it does not show up on the Cam Control.
    Thanks

  • 68 raymond // Jan 27, 2010 at 7:14 am

    Michael, try changing the focus mode. If you are in “C” it may be choosing to shoot first and focus later! “S” mode on the other hand insists on focusing first. Though this is configurable at least on my D300, but not so on my D40.

    It is true that the script doesn’t notice when you move the mechanical dial. I’m rather making the presumption that you are either controlling from the camera, or from the PC, not a mixture. I see that is not true in all situations and need to see how to do it better.

  • 69 GonZoo // Jan 30, 2010 at 11:00 am

    I’m using DIYphotobits camera control and works great! The only thing that doesn’t work is automatic picture transfer. I can watch pictures directly in the D70 folder so it’s not important.

    Thanks!! I’m using it for astrophotography

    http://zipmyurl.com/kIh7t

    Nikon D70 and windows Vista.

  • 70 Adriano // Feb 11, 2010 at 5:39 pm

    I have a Win7 64-bit laptop, it installs and see my D80. I can also release the shutter and change F-stops and that stuff np but the pictures are no where to be found .

    Any help would be appreciated.

    Thx

  • 71 charles hester // Feb 12, 2010 at 7:31 pm

    Solution to my last comment: remove 4.1, then 5.0 installs.

  • 72 Adriano // Feb 13, 2010 at 1:56 pm

    Well I installed Ver 5.0
    And it’s actually worse now.
    It detects my D80 but everything else doesn’t work, can’t even select the folder all I get is script errors.

    Anyone have any suggestion again I’m running W7 64bit

    Thank you

  • 73 raymond // Feb 13, 2010 at 3:01 pm

    Adriano, sorry it isn’t working for you – I’m afraid I have neither W7 nor 64 bit to test it on. If you’d like to be more specific about the “script errors” (e.g. exact error message and line number) perhaps it would be a clue.

  • 74 John E Adams // Feb 13, 2010 at 3:11 pm

    5.0 works fine with my Nikon D5000 running XP Pro on a Netbook.

    Comes up with the below errors on my Vista machine and will only take a single picture with no contol or tether.

    Script error when starting program:

    Line 653
    Char 4
    Error The parameter is incorrect
    Code 0

    Script error when selecting the folder:

    Line 909
    Char 2
    Error Object required ‘fso’
    Code 0

    Cheers!

    John

  • 75 Adriano // Feb 13, 2010 at 3:22 pm

    Same as John above.

    Script error when starting program:

    Line 653
    Char 4
    Error The parameter is incorrect
    Code 0

    Script error when selecting the folder:

    Line 909
    Char 2
    Error Object required ‘fso’
    Code 0

  • 76 raymond // Feb 13, 2010 at 10:38 pm

    Are you logged in as an administrator? Apparently in Vista and higher there are more restrictions on the “Scripting.FileSystemObject” object. This applies to the problem when selecting the folder. Not sure about the error at 653, that may simply reflect Vistas bad native support for image formats (raw vs jpg).

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  • 78 Adriano // Feb 14, 2010 at 4:37 am

    Well you are never really an admin in Vista Win7
    Unless you turn off User Account Control.

    usually application if they are .exe will have extra functions that you can turn on to run as full admin. but .hta doesn’t have that feature.

    Can you make your application an .exe?

  • 79 John E Adams // Feb 16, 2010 at 12:18 am

    I added a wireless USB Tongle at $35 and an $85 netbook now I am in bracketing nirvana!! Even better than the promote control rig!!

    http://adamsviewsimaging.blogspot.com/2010/02/wireless-camera-control-and-bracketing.html

    Thanks again!!

    John

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  • 83 Angel // Mar 16, 2010 at 8:35 pm

    Hello All,

    I have successfully installed the software but for some reason it will not save photos to the temp file therefore I am unable to view any photos. Can anyone help? Thanks.

    Angel

  • 84 raymond // Mar 17, 2010 at 3:05 am

    Angel, did you start the tether? Do you see the “transfering” window? Try looking at the tutorial video and see if what you are experiencing is close to what the video shows. If not, then tell me how it differs.

  • 85 Angel // Mar 18, 2010 at 1:00 am

    Raymond, I did start the tether. I also watched the tutorial video but did not see anything that would help my situation. I do not see a transfer window.

    When I open the software, the program sees my camera and its settings. It also allows me to select a folder in which to copy the photos into, however, when I snap a shot they don’t copy into the selected folder therefore I can’t view any photos in Bridge.

    I am using Vista Ultimate and have a Nikon D80.

  • 86 Angel // Mar 18, 2010 at 1:11 am

    Also, I am told that no camera is selected. I click on the “select camera” button and a window pops up trying to connect to my camera but it quickly closes and the “no camera is selected” remains.

  • 87 raymond // Mar 18, 2010 at 5:50 am

    Angel, are you sure the camera is in PTP USB mode?

  • 88 Angel // Mar 18, 2010 at 7:02 am

    Raymond, I am positive it is set to PTP.

  • 89 raymond // Mar 19, 2010 at 12:46 am

    Angel, sadly I am out of ideas then. If the camera is connected physical (USB cable is good) and is in PTP mode you should be able to select it. I don’t see any reason why not. Perhaps you should try some other software (such as the CCPro trial) instead.

  • 90 Bill // Mar 22, 2010 at 11:34 pm

    Hi, It works with my D200 on Vista Home Premium – but only with JPGS, not RAW.

  • 91 jonny faint // Mar 25, 2010 at 6:17 pm

    Hi, i am having problems trying to work with Nikon and have come across this page. I am trying to download the programme but the mac says it is an update and needs an original programme to work from. Please help as i have a pro job at the weekend and constantly have problems with nikons version. I am using a Nikon D80
    cheers

  • 92 raymond // Mar 31, 2010 at 12:51 am

    Jonny, this is a Windows script – not for Mac.

  • 93 Johan // Apr 9, 2010 at 4:20 pm

    LS,
    Heb Nikon D80 werkt het daar ook op?
    hoor de reactie wel.
    Groet.

  • 94 Jonny faint // Apr 9, 2010 at 4:27 pm

    Hi, thanks for that. I found after all that the mac programme aperture is brilliant for this and works far better than the nikon. Ta

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  • 96 Douglas // Apr 21, 2010 at 6:26 pm

    Why the shutter relese doesnt work on D3000?
    Is there any other software that can do it?

  • 97 Ian Reed // Apr 21, 2010 at 11:43 pm

    Hello Raymond, a really big thank you for everything you have done here, it’s a real credit to you, I’m somewhat new to tethering images but must admit I’m having fun learning about it, got a feeling I might have a few questions heading your way, so until then, keep up the good work, (D300 user on Windows 7)

  • 98 Ian Reed // Apr 22, 2010 at 11:03 pm

    Hello again, is there actually a version 5.2 as my download is showing as 5.1
    Thanks ;-)

  • 99 Dieter // Apr 29, 2010 at 10:50 am

    Thanks a lot for this stuff! it’s a great application for us hobby photographers! I’m glad to see that there’s still some people around who are willing to share there knowledge with others without just wanting to get rich of it! (for us hobby shooters, our equipment already is expensive enough, I think!)
    Anyway, thanks again, works fine here.
    (but as Ian said, I also downloaded the 5.2 version but when I open the program it still says ’5.1 version’ ;-) )

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  • 102 Michel Debar // May 2, 2010 at 3:19 pm

    Have tried tether with my Nikon D80, using Bridge CS5 to display photos in Raw format. Transfer works perfectly, shutter command is operational, ditto for time lapse and bracketing. A great tool, helps a lot when doing studio work.

  • 103 Michael // May 11, 2010 at 11:50 am

    I’m using Windows 7 & a Nikon D80. Tried 2 commercial programs + one other free one. Yours is the only solution that actually worked! Many thanks.

  • 104 B-Guy // May 23, 2010 at 12:15 am

    Works great, except I was wondering if it’s possible to get longer exposure shots? It went up to 30s on my D3000, but I’d like to go over 1m is possible.

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  • 106 Warwick // May 31, 2010 at 4:31 am

    “I’m a lot better at technology than I am at art.”

    Nup, you are a true artist.

    All I need is software for image review on a large screen. Your software does that and more. A+. It works for me with a D80 and Windows Vista Home.

    The only thing that I can’t work out is where the “Donate to the author” button is on this website. If you can tell me where to find it, I’ll happily click it.

    Best regards,
    Warwick.

  • 107 Rob // Jun 9, 2010 at 7:41 pm

    Installed the latest version 5.1 dev. I am getting the “pre”view after having taken the picture. And I was wondering if the software also allowes for preview before taking the picture. Feeding the image right to the computer. Or is this too much to wish for :-)! Happy for help here!

  • 108 Jon // Jun 9, 2010 at 8:02 pm

    one word “Awesome” just downloaded this and within minutes it was up and running ;^)

    If you do place a donate button on here let me know cos as “Warwick” said, I will happilly click on it.

    I’m now one happy snapper for my next shoots ;^)

  • 109 David // Jun 10, 2010 at 3:52 pm

    Thank you so much for this wonderful program!!! I’m using a D50; I’m just blown away by how good it is. I am having a problem on one of my comuters I use it on. It works, but there’s a glitch. When I select the destination folder, it gives me an error message (internet explorer script error, line 940, char: 2, error: object required : ‘fso’, code 0, url: file://E:\program files\DIYPhotobits.come Camera Control 5.2\camera control.hta). It asks if I want to continue running scripts, I say yes, and it works, so maybe it’s not a problem. If I disconnect the camera (turn it off), then reconnect it later to continue shooting, I need to restart DIY to get it to work, and I’m wondering if this is related. Small problem, I LOVE this software, thank you again so much.

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  • 111 Jon // Jun 10, 2010 at 8:19 pm

    @David, when you disconnect the camera try hitting the ‘Stop Tether’ button switch the camera back on and then the ‘Start Tether’ again, had a similar problem myself and this solved it ;^)

  • 112 David // Jun 11, 2010 at 12:30 am

    Jon…. Thanks! I think that will probably work. As for the scripting error, I wonder if it’s internet explorer… I just loaded xp sp2 on that computer, and haven’t upgraded the internet explorer at all…wonder if it needs it. Well, as long as it works, it ROCKS. Thanks again!

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  • 114 Claire // Jun 23, 2010 at 6:48 am

    WOW! I have been looking for something like this for a while…its perfect! Im shooting jewellery so tmy teeny tiny D60 screen doesnt cut it.
    Thanks!!

  • 115 Derek // Jun 30, 2010 at 8:05 pm

    I have been using this program for a while, it is great! One feature I would like a lot would be a timed shutter release control. Where the shutter is released then the desired time is passed, shutter is closed for a short time then opened again for the desired time and repeated. This would make the program a lot better geared towards star trail shots. Thanks again for the great program!

  • 116 Irwan // Jul 9, 2010 at 2:50 am

    Is it possible to install and run this program at window mobile phone?

  • 117 CY // Jul 13, 2010 at 2:48 am

    To clarify for @Derek, in astrophotography (especially when using a tracking rig), the exposures can last for fifteen or thirty minutes in order to gather enough light at the sensor. DSLR sensors get hot when operating and need to cool down between exposures. I believe the best way to describe this function would be to input total desired exposure duration, maximum shutter on time, minimum shutter off time, AKA: a duty-cycle. The script could also then output the calculated total time to take the exposure. There is only one controller to completely automate star-tracking astrophotography. This controller hasn’t been manufactured for decades so your script may become even more useful than you’d planned!

    Newbie hint: use the mirror lockup feature to prevent camera jitter.

  • 118 Marla // Jul 29, 2010 at 3:24 pm

    Have you considered creating a Droid app. that would allow tethered shooting? This would be graet for HDR and multiple exposures — no risk of shaking or changing camera position while scrolling the dials to adjust exposure settings.
    Thanks again for your work on this over the years.

  • 119 Eyal // Aug 1, 2010 at 1:12 pm

    i wan’t to know if anyone tried this software on windows mobile / win ce cause if will work with win mobile it will be a great thing.

  • 120 Bjørn // Aug 8, 2010 at 10:04 am

    What a wonderful piece of software. It gives me everything my D60 lacks. I only wish is for a more compact GUI. I use the software with my Asus Eeee which only has a resolution of 1024×600 and based on the amount of information in the GUI, it should be possible to make it a bit more compact.

    Either way, I love this piece of software :)

  • 121 Jim T. // Aug 8, 2010 at 10:01 pm

    Works beautifully on my D90 tethered to a Dell 17-inch laptop running Windows 7. I use it with my DIY jig for
    digitizing old 35mm slides. It’s the final piece of the puzzle.

    Many thanks!

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  • 123 Zip Johnson // Aug 12, 2010 at 2:19 am

    I like to have the new version for nikon d300s & d700
    which one i should download for PC & Mac
    oh whats the distance/range of the camera & computer?
    thanks
    Zip

  • 124 John E Adams // Aug 12, 2010 at 2:53 am

    Marla,

    I think you would still have to have the camera hooked to a computer, no real benefit with droid in this mode. With the camera hooked to a computer there is also no risk of shaking the camera with this program as it controls all of the settings and trigger the shot remotely. If you are interested in how to get rid of the cable and work this program wirelessly I have a very inexpensive solution on my link and below – it will work up to about 18 feet.

    http://adamsviewsimaging.blogspot.com/p/unlimited-auto-exposure-bracketing.html

  • 125 Glen Hinckley // Aug 13, 2010 at 1:33 am

    Hey I would be willing to colaborate and make a windows gui for this thing.

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  • 127 Chris // Aug 29, 2010 at 7:31 am

    Tried with Windows 7 Home Premium: it recognised the camera, took remote shots but made no files.
    Tried with Windows XP using VMWare on Windows 7: Worked perfectly, no issues.
    Tried Windows 7 again after success with VM, and now it’s working perfectly too!
    Big thanks.

  • 128 Ryan // Sep 15, 2010 at 8:17 am

    I recently downloaded your app and it worked great for tethered shooting with my D70 as LR3 doesn’t support it.

    I did though find the interface pretty confusing, but after noticing it was built with html/css and being a web designer, I developed a new interface for it.

    I looked all over your site for an email address, but I couldn’t find one, so if you’re interested in seeing it, reply back and I’ll email you the files.

    I don’t really care if you use it or not, it was more of an exercise to keep myself busy, but I thought I’d throw it out there. It will need some more developer work, as some of my front end changes broke the app. I’m not a developer so I’m pretty clueless as to how to make it work again.

    Anyhow, thanks for providing this app…worked great with my D70!
    -Ryan

  • 129 Ray B // Sep 16, 2010 at 12:15 am

    Wow, this is superb, took me a while to figure it out on setup but reading what others have done I soon got it sussed. Absolutely wonderful program Many thanks to you Raymond

    RayB

  • 130 Basudeb // Sep 16, 2010 at 2:57 pm

    Great job done.

  • 131 Adam // Sep 23, 2010 at 2:57 pm

    Thank you very much. This script works on D50-Win XP. So cool!!!
    This naked software is so sexy.
    Anyone tried wireless usb instead of cable usb?

  • 132 John E Adams // Sep 23, 2010 at 5:26 pm

    Adam,

    Yes set up a solution and I have a how to at:

    http://adamsviewsimaging.blogspot.com/p/unlimited-auto-exposure-bracketing.html

    Cheers,

    John

  • 133 Dani // Oct 10, 2010 at 10:56 pm

    Thank you Raymond!!!
    Have been using v.4 and now v.5 is SO much more!
    Macro shooting is now made easy with full screen preview.

  • 134 Waseem Anis // Oct 17, 2010 at 9:43 am

    a very big thank you Raymond.
    just what I was looking for :-)

    Many thanks.
    Waseem.

  • 135 John // Oct 19, 2010 at 12:23 pm

    I tried using your software, on a Mac, under Parallels Desktop 6 and Windows XP SP3. While it works fine with a cable connecting the camera to the computer, it refuses to work if I use a CablesToGo wireless USB kit. The kit works fine with Nikon’s Camera Control or with other similar programs, but not with DIY.

    While the program recognizes the camera connected, it refuses to download any images.

    Any ideas?

  • 136 John E Adams // Oct 19, 2010 at 12:52 pm

    john,

    no real ideas here, not a mac person -;0) if it is able to send commands to the camera maybe you just need to adjust the viewing size, the wireless usb transfer rate is much slower than the hardwire.

  • 137 John // Oct 20, 2010 at 6:02 pm

    John, thanks for your reply, appreciated.

    What I’ve been told by another user of the program in NikonCafe, is that the program doesn’t show anything inside its interface, unless you shoot jpg or raw+jpg. I tried that (with a cable) and while the program showed the jpg image, it still didn’t transfer anything to the computer. I know that wireless is slower than cable, but it shouldn’t take a lot of time to transfer a picture. And I’ve waited quite a long time to see any results.

    I think that DIY talks to the USB manager in a way that doesn’t allow it to recognize the wireless dongles, while other programs like Nikon’s CC does.

  • 138 John // Oct 20, 2010 at 6:03 pm

    One more thing I forgot to mention is that I didn’t try sending any commands to the camera, I am not interested in remotely controlling a camera, only in tethered shooting, but I can try it and let you know.

  • 139 John // Oct 20, 2010 at 6:17 pm

    UPDATE:

    John, I indeed can send commands to the camera but no matter how long I wait, there is nothing transferred from the camera to the computer. Even if I shoot raw+jpg, if I use the dongles to connect the camera with the computer, nothing gets transferred.

    Strange? I guess, but that’s what happens and only the developer could shed some light into this.

  • 140 CY // Oct 20, 2010 at 11:15 pm

    @John: I’ve had some XP with Mac virtualization but fell back to Boot Camp (Windows running natively on the MacTel HW) because drivers were always giving fits when virtualized*. 64-bit versions of windows are notoriously flaky with drivers for esoteric HW, even when the HW manufacturer releases a 64-bit specific driver. I finally got round to replacing Win7 64 with 32 on a used Asus laptop and lo and behold, the in-built Bluetooth began working (a Big Box store had custom ordered a batch of Asus X83-VM lappies and insisted on pre-installed Win7. )

    My first attempt at using a D70s with DIY was with Vista 64. Complete Fail. Win7-64 on main desktop – camera control, but no transfer or preview. Finally tried an XP Pro 32 box and voila. Then the Win7-64 lappie joined the family – control but no transfer. Downgrade to Win7-32 – all is good.

    And finally, @Raymond, the DIY developer, has absolutely no connection to the dongle integration nor does he own a set. Someone made a brief post about their experiments with an early set of dongles. @John Adams followed and then wrote up his blog post. As with any HW re-purposing, YMMV.

    CY

    *Keep in mind, I haven’t bothered going this route for well over a year because my 17″ MBP mainboard fried during an EFI update (never, ever run a system update when using external video unless you want the world’s most expensive doorstop.)

  • 141 John E Adams // Oct 20, 2010 at 11:33 pm

    CY, John

    I worked Vista and XP, Vista was a no go with my D5000 and the usb but fine with the cable.

    My Netbook has XP on it and works perfectly, I only use it to take my D5000 to bracketing heaven however, not transfer of images back to Netbook.

  • 142 Peter // Nov 5, 2010 at 12:10 pm

    Real cool! Works with D700, D40 on W7 64bit

    Thanks!

  • 143 ALok // Nov 8, 2010 at 11:14 pm

    D7000, works well, one bug I’ve found, with dual slots in backup mode, the software gets tripped up on the 2 copies of the same file. It would be nice if it would just ignore the second file and continue.

  • 144 amcomins // Nov 21, 2010 at 2:14 am

    I run Vista on an HP Pavilion laptop. When I download the file it attepts to open in Adobe reader. Any thoughts on what I’m doing wrong?
    Thanks to all.

  • 145 o2 // Nov 23, 2010 at 1:16 pm

    any chance we could make a better ui for this one? i’m willing to help. :)

  • 146 Ryan Moore // Nov 23, 2010 at 10:07 pm

    @o2 or any developers. I thought the same thing! I had some spare time and wanted to keep busy so made a new design for it, you can download a .rar here:

    http://www.twodollarpanda.com/DIYPhotoBits.com_Camera_Control_5.2.1.rar

    I only do front end stuff, and some of the changes I made broke the functionality of the app. I’ve tried to get in touch with the developer, but he hasn’t replied. If you know some of the programming side, I’d love to see this app be functional and have a better interface!

  • 147 Alejandro // Dec 9, 2010 at 5:04 am

    Hi!! thank u so much for this prog!!! it´s awesome!!!
    i been trying to shoot a time lapse. but the shutter (in the program -the DiyPhotobits 5.1 software-) allow me only 30 seconds… i would like to know if i can take pictures of 3 minutea 15 seconds… (let´s say limited bulb mode)
    my camera is a Nikon D3000 and im using win 7 64bits… no problems at all.

    Again… thanks for this awesome program!!!

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  • 149 deroeko // Dec 22, 2010 at 11:38 pm

    Thank you so much for making it possible to tether a Nikon D3000! I searched a long time for such a tool you offer. Time Lapse ist just wonderful!

  • 150 Vince // Jan 3, 2011 at 5:08 pm

    hi, just wanderin if the photobooth version are already done? your right your script can also use in a photobooth. thanks for this one though

  • 151 david kracht // Jan 6, 2011 at 6:36 pm

    hey, great work,

    i have got a NIKON D3100 and i wouldnt have exspectet to be able to use a remote-programm with my cam.

    i just have one PROBLEM with the programm:
    negative EXPOSURE COMPENSATION values arent transfered to the cam – positve values are transfered. maybe a bug with datatypes ?

    i would be great, if this is fixed in future versions.

    thanks for this superior tool,

    best regards, dave

  • 152 [BLOCKED BY STBV] Quora // Jan 9, 2011 at 10:25 pm

    Time lapse photography – Nikon D60 Camera & Control Pro 2 – is there a way to do the time lapse without buying the software ($150)…

    There is a free script that can replace control pro ; it’s called diyphotobits : http://www.diyphotobits.com/download-diyphotobitscom-camera-control/. Hope it helps…

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  • 154 JohnGG // Jan 19, 2011 at 7:16 pm

    My sincere congratulations. Can you do a portable version, so it doesn’t need installation? This would be great!
    Thanks for your time.

  • 155 DirkA // Jan 20, 2011 at 7:29 pm

    Hi, thanks so much for this tool. But after the start on a Windows 7 32bit system (as admin) several error messages appear (translate from German)
    Row: xxx
    Character: yyy
    Error: The system cannot find the path
    URL:”file:///C:/Program%20Files/DIYPhotoBits.com%20Camera%20Control%205.2/Camera%20Control.hta”

    Examples for rows: 113, 143, 1171, 1188, 1207

    Does anyone know an answer or fix?
    Best regards, DirkA

  • 156 DirkA // Jan 20, 2011 at 7:29 pm

    Hi, thanks so much for this tool. But after the start on a Windows 7 32bit system (as admin) several error messages appear (translate from German)
    Row: xxx
    Character: yyy
    Error: The system cannot find the path
    URL:”file:///C:/Program%20Files/DIYPhotoBits.com%20Camera%20Control%205.2/Camera%20Control.hta”

    Examples for rows: 113, 143, 1171, 1188, 1207
    Character: Everytime 2

    Does anyone know an answer or fix?
    Best regards, DirkA

  • 157 Alex // Jan 20, 2011 at 8:32 pm

    Hello
    I like the script very much!
    Is there a way to have every image deleted from the CF after transferring to PC or to shoot without CF (or SD) Card directly to a Windows Folder?
    I’d like to use your Camera Control for a longer time lapse and it would fill up every card sooner or later….
    Thanks & best regards, Alex B

  • 158 Marie // Jan 24, 2011 at 2:04 pm

    I am trying to use camera control and it seemed to work with the D3000 for a few shots and now it brings

    file:///C:/Programe%20Files/DIYPhotoBits.com%20Camera%20Control%205.2/Camera%20Control.hta

    Line 210
    Char3
    Error : file already exists
    Code: 0

    I would appreciate any help. I am not that computer or camera savvy. Many Thanks

    Marie

  • 159 Mikhail // Jan 27, 2011 at 5:55 am

    Hello,
    I tried your script with my D70 (it has the latest Nikon firmware). Nice script, but without being able to view raw images unfortunately it is not very useful for me… As you know D70 can’t shoot in both JPEG and RAW at the same time, so I need to be able to preview RAW if I shoot in RAW. External viewer would be OK but it doesn’t seem to work… I installed ViewNX and Nikon NEF driver, but to no avail. Any plans on fixing this? Thanks a lot, Mikhail

  • 160 Azeus // Jan 29, 2011 at 4:39 am

    Thank you for this!

  • 161 Joe - from Minneapolis // Jan 31, 2011 at 3:41 pm

    OMG, thank you for this.

  • 162 joy // Feb 1, 2011 at 6:15 pm

    are the creator of this site is still kicking?

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  • 164 Wayne // Feb 4, 2011 at 11:55 pm

    Downloaded to a Toshiba laptop. Installed, plugged in my D90 and it works! A bit primitive but fully functional. Does exactly what I need as an amateur portrait shooter. Thanks a million for your efforts on this. I used to do man-machine interface programming in another life so appreciate what you’ve done.

  • 165 joy // Feb 7, 2011 at 7:11 am

    hi, does anyone can help me regarding the time lapse!

    time lapse work great aside from that the time is not consistent.
    if i put 6 seconds with 4shots

    1st shot will fire in range of 6seconds
    2nd shot will fire in range of 1osecs(somtimes 10-13)
    3rd shot will fire at 9-13secs
    4th will fire 9-13secs too

    my point is, any suggestion how to be consistent with this time?

    when i click the start time lapse im also playing in my cellphone a audio beep file but it always change. now im always editing my beep audio file!

    anyone can help me on this?

  • 166 Sopan // Feb 7, 2011 at 9:31 am

    Hey, thanks a lot, I was searching for the same. I am using D 90 and these pathetic people (Nikon) didn’t give time-lapse option, also I cant connect camera to my window PC. Thanks to diyphotobits…
    now I can connect camera to PC and made 24 hrs time-lapse video also.
    There is small problem, I am not able to visualize the grabbed images in same software, what to do?

  • 167 Sopan // Feb 7, 2011 at 1:22 pm

    No problem now, I got it…
    Thanks again………

  • 168 loong // Feb 8, 2011 at 5:01 pm

    Hi!
    This tool works well with my D3000 on win7,but there is a problem:the tool cant save pictures to my harddisk,can you fix this problem?Thanks!

  • 169 Angela // Feb 10, 2011 at 11:35 pm

    D5000 works! Totally stoked. Thanks a bunch

  • 170 jim // Feb 20, 2011 at 6:52 pm

    Hmm. It recognizes my D80 on Vista, and will trigger the shutter. No photos are downloaded or displayed; The exposure mode, shutter speed and F-stop controls are grayed and disabled.

  • 171 Richie // Feb 26, 2011 at 4:13 pm

    Just tried it on a brand new D7000

    Didnt need to change anything on Camera, just connected camera, started software and selected camera and good to go.

  • 172 Benny // Feb 28, 2011 at 6:43 pm

    Finally something free……

  • 173 Big Rodney // Mar 13, 2011 at 11:46 pm

    Just a note to say thanks. I love it. Just done a shoot of an infant, and this product helped me tremendously. Seeing those large images, and being able to reshoot without spending a half day in photoshop gives you hats off. Again, thanks.

  • 174 Franklin Guerra // Mar 18, 2011 at 4:03 am

    Works great with my D3000!!! all buttons and dials!!! jejejeje… thanks you sooo much team!!
    By the way, i´m using Win Vista in a Lenovo 3000 laptop w/2Gb. RAM (and Nikon D3000 of course).
    Soon i will test it with Nikon D3100, D60, D90 and all of my friends camera models.

    Thanks again.

  • 175 Robert // Mar 21, 2011 at 3:42 pm

    Very nice work! It works with my D50 and Windows XP. Thank you!

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  • 177 elv rey // Mar 24, 2011 at 12:07 am

    Thank you guys for u support

  • 178 property in singapore // Mar 24, 2011 at 5:58 am

    tested to work on d3100 & win xp pro, great job!

  • 179 richimage // Mar 25, 2011 at 9:49 pm

    Just tried with my D-7000, shutter works, preview works… I will do some more testing this weekend, and update this blog

  • 180 Anne // Mar 27, 2011 at 11:26 am

    Thanks a lot.
    I’ve looking for this kind for a while, and this suites me perfect! Simple, light and it works like a charm.

    Gear:
    Nikon D7000
    Win 7 – 32bit
    HP Pavilion Ent. laptop

    Great, just great!! :)

    From Anne, Norway!

  • 181 Ken Sunshine // Mar 28, 2011 at 2:38 am

    It will allow me to snap a picture on my D50, but will not show preview and will not tether. I can take all the shop I want, but how do I get them to save to the computer.

    Thanks
    Ken

  • 182 Ryan Ong // Mar 28, 2011 at 3:36 am

    Hi everyone, I just got my 1st dslr camera and I’m really interested on this application. Can this one run on my Nikon D3100 using my windows7 64bit? Thanks! :)

  • 183 Ryan Ong // Mar 29, 2011 at 7:08 am

    Hi! I aready got the script running using my d3100 and my laptop. Remote shutter is Cool :). My problem is LR3 doesnt recognize or detect my D3100. I’m only using the trail version of L3. Any Advice? Thanks in Advance.

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  • 185 ggiacomoo // Apr 14, 2011 at 10:36 am

    hi dear
    i’ve found you project simply amazing.
    are you still following blog?? i hope…

    i’m a student in informatic engineering in Italy, i’d like to implement your work in hardware, with VHDL language.
    it’s a project for university, NON COMMERCIAL.
    i’d like to talk a bit with you…
    where did you found documentation or datasheet to know how “talk” to camera and timing?

    does anyone where i could found those info/datasheet to know how dialogate with camera?

    thanks a lot
    giacomo

  • 186 Daryl Edwards // May 4, 2011 at 1:38 pm

    I have tried this software. I think it is very simple. But is there a way to use the prefix line without the DCS of the camera being stuck in there as well. I try to type a student name in the prefix. But it also applies part of the camera number. Can I turn this offf? .If I could get just the name , ie (Daryl Edwards_1234.nef) that would be WONNNDDERRFULL
    Thanks for the software. Way easier than Nikon.

  • 187 Miguel // May 5, 2011 at 9:44 pm

    I downloaded camera control 5.2 but when I run it prompts an error: “Linea 14, caracter: 5, no se puede iniciar el servicio o grupo de dependencia, código 0, URL: file:///C:/Program%20Files/DIYPhotoBits.com%20Camera%20Control%205.2/Camera%20Control.hta”
    So I can´t select camera and when I choose the folder, has error “linea 940…”
    I have windows Vista 32b and my camera is a Nikon D3000.
    Thanks

  • 188 Andrew // May 6, 2011 at 7:04 pm

    I was wondering if you could help me out big time. I am trying to use my TI-83 plus calculator as an intervalometer, but I am running into trouble. I have a Nikon D3000 and your great software works perfectly with it. I just need the code that I could put into the calc program to get it to take interval shots. Here is the link to the TI-83 intervalometer tut. Thanks a ton. http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-TI-Graphing-Calculator-into-an-Intervalomet/

  • 189 Jasmine // May 10, 2011 at 7:53 pm

    when using the remote for example are you able to put it on to a timer?

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  • 192 Sam // May 14, 2011 at 3:44 pm

    Just tested it with D3100. Seeems to do the trick… Does anyone knows how to PREVIEW the sensor image (e.g. ‘remote’ Live View) with the D3100? This would be a great function for extreme macro shooting (especially when taking numerous shots at various focal points to creat a composite image with a larger depth of fiel for a very close up macro image…).

  • 193 Rod // May 28, 2011 at 3:13 pm

    No problems with D 90 on Dell 64 bit Vista and also on a laptop Dell 600 running XP.

    Stopped me for a moment when i looked for the usb storage menu on the D 90. Forget it. Doesn`t exist.No menu change with D 90.

    Very much appreciate the program and the $$$ savings. Nikon good but like Sony and Mercedes. My way or highway :) D

  • 194 zgalinec // Jun 3, 2011 at 8:49 pm

    Awesome app, how do we contact the dev? I am looking to have a mod made to the script, willing to pay $$$. Please email me if you’re interested.

    Thanks.

    Zee

  • 195 Nikon D3100 // Jun 3, 2011 at 10:42 pm

    In case that nay of you are looking o find out if this app runs the Nikon D3100: it does (and very well).

    WinXP (Media Center) SP3; via USB 2.

    basically it works. It simply has NO access to theLiveView so you have to remote trigger and auto transfer the image to the PC for viewing.
    Very good for studio setting such as macro ‘slicing’ for stacking, etc.

  • 196 EL // Jun 7, 2011 at 12:22 am

    This works great with my Nikon D5000 and Windows 7. Thanks!

  • 197 John // Jun 9, 2011 at 12:12 pm

    I am getting an error 1904 when I try to install the program.
    Can anyone help?

  • 198 ChrisCAP // Jun 11, 2011 at 3:22 pm

    We are a search and rescue outfit and would like to run tethered with Nikon D100′s and D200′s. This latest script works fine with our D200. Thanks very much. We would like to add some functionality to this script to geo-tag photos real time as they are taken & downloaded to the PC (vs. post processing with gps track files). Would it be possible to collaborate on functionality enhancements? If we can get access to the source code, we can provide updates back thru the original author. Any interest in helping with this? Thanks, Chris.

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  • 203 David Turner // Jun 21, 2011 at 6:06 pm

    Recently one of my computers started glitching w/ my camera… it doesn’t recognize it anymore, so I can’t shoot tethered with that workstation. It’s almost like the driver for the camera became corrupt… does anyone know if there’s a fix, like maybe a driver download for a driver re-load? I use winxp pro and a D50…. Thanks for any help!

  • 204 Miguel // Jun 21, 2011 at 6:22 pm

    Any one that can help me, I have windows vista 32B and the sw is not working for D3000. I´ve seen some other comments that work great, I tryed installed again but still the same ” line 14, character 5 can´t iniciate service or dependence group, code 0, file:///C:/Program%20Files/DIYPhotoBits.com%20Camera%20Control%205.2/Camera%20Control.hta”. What am I doing wrong?

  • 205 Sam // Jun 21, 2011 at 6:40 pm

    As far as the last 2 comments/help notes:
    Does the PC recognize the cameras with other software (such as the free Nikon loader sw)?

    See http://support.nikonusa.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/61/~/current-versions-of-nikon-software#Anchor-8

    and

    http://support.nikonusa.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/61/~/current-versions-of-nikon-software

    Some of these are free or trials, so it would be prudent to check the camera accessibility to he computer with any of the sw on the Nikon website. Please report results…

  • 206 Miguel // Jun 21, 2011 at 9:37 pm

    Thank you Sam, yes I have tried camera control by nikon but it doesn´t support SDK for D3000. I have ViewNX2, Nikon Transfer, Capture NX 2, and all those work fine except Camera Control. But if you know how to fix the bug I have, that would be great!!!

  • 207 Rylyn // Jul 7, 2011 at 5:53 pm

    Hello,

    are they will be able to work on MAC computer because I don’t have PC laptop.

    Thank you

  • 208 Mukund // Jul 8, 2011 at 10:29 am

    Hello,

    I am not at all familiar with programming of this kind, so my question could be naive. I am interested in using a NIKON DSLR for capturing images as part of my experiments in our laboratory. Is it possible to use (or straightforward to modify) the script here so that I can trigger the capture programatically (as opposed to having to click a button on a GUI)? e.g By a signal generated from LABVIEW or a signal generator. Thanks a lot!

  • 209 Alex // Jul 8, 2011 at 3:26 pm

    try to save this as “MakeImage.wsf”:
    ————–

    Option Explicit

    Dim DestPath, DevID, Dev, Itm, Img, ImageNamePrefix

    ‘Der 1. Aufrufparameter MUSS der Zielpfad sein!
    DestPath=WScript.arguments(0)

    ‘Der 2. Aufrufparameter sollte der Dateinamenprefix sein (Ev. Fehlermeldung ohne 2. Parameter)
    ImageNamePrefix=WScript.arguments(1)

    ‘Entweder Direkt das richtige Gerät ansprechen
    ‘DevID = “{6BDD1FC6-810F-11D0-BEC7-08002BE2092F}000″

    ‘oder einfach das ErstBeste ;-)
    DevID = DevMan.DeviceInfos(1).DeviceID

    ‘Verbinden
    set Dev = DevMan.DeviceInfos(DevID).Connect

    ‘Bild schiessen
    Set itm = dev.ExecuteCommand(wiaCommandTakePicture)

    ‘Bilder von Speicherkarte in Zielordner kopieren und auf Speicherkarte löschen
    For Each Itm in Dev.Items
    Set Img = Itm.Transfer
    Img.SaveFile DestPath & “\” & ImageNamePrefix & Itm.Properties(“Item Name”).Value & “.” & Img.FileExtension
    Dev.Items.Remove 1
    Next

    WScript.quit

    —————
    Call it from i.E. a Batch, 1st parameter to pass to this script is the path where to save the image.
    2nd parameter is the filename prefix.
    call it from a batchfile i.E.:
    “cscript MakeImage.wsf c:\images ImagePrefix”

    Is this what you need?

  • 210 Alex // Jul 8, 2011 at 3:29 pm

    Wire me an eMail to send you the files, I see that the pasted is not complete.
    -> timelapse at bergius dot ch

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  • 212 Raul // Jul 25, 2011 at 8:07 am

    Thanks for creating this, I’m glad someone is creating powerful free software to combat the overpriced alternatives.

    My issue with the software is as follows:
    My D200, while I’m able to hit the shutter release via the program, will not download the photos to the selected folder. Not sure why.

    I hit “start tether” and tried it with both Raw and JPG and nothing.

    Am I doing something wrong? Help me out please.

  • 213 Andrew // Aug 17, 2011 at 12:46 pm

    Works with Nikon D50 and I can do time-lapse.

    You are a genius

  • 214 Bob Law // Sep 2, 2011 at 3:13 am

    I could swear that 5.2 was working with my D90 and Vista computer. But now it will not download images. When I revert to 5.0 it downloads images, but doesn’t show the camera settings. Does anybody have any idea what is happening?

  • 215 wpbear // Sep 2, 2011 at 4:07 pm

    D7000 and latest version DIY will not allow changing exposure mode without exit program/power off and restart DIY.

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  • 217 Trevor // Sep 11, 2011 at 8:06 pm

    Great software! Works beautifully with my D3100 on Vista 64.

  • 218 jann // Sep 15, 2011 at 4:30 pm

    hi i cant use bulb mode in this program.. can this possible to control the shutter release? ill try to learn your prog and try to tweak from it.. im using d3100.. i want to have a long exposure in this program like 1min-30mins of exposure. by the way.. nice work really helpful coz nikon doesnt support d3100 tethered.. that sucks nikon!!

  • 219 Allison // Sep 16, 2011 at 5:04 am

    Hello!
    I absolutely love this software, but I am having some issues with glitches. I have used a Nikon D3100 and D5100 with the program (5.2) and it works perfectly for a little while and then it simply shows a white screen for the full screen preview and no longer saves the photos to the assigned folder. It stills saves them on the camera, but it’s as if the program just disconnects. I get a “script error” window pop up, and I have to close the program and reopen it, then stop the tether and start the tether for it to work again. I’ve used this on Windows 7 on 2 different computers with the same results.
    Has anyone else had this problem? Any thoughts?

  • 220 tony // Sep 21, 2011 at 10:39 pm

    Tanx for this superb program , im using nikon d3100 wich have no tethered program at all, i think this is the only one??
    I to have script errors, seems like it saves it on disk anyway, dont have to close program , just klick yes on script popup window

  • 221 Samu // Sep 24, 2011 at 9:54 pm

    Can we control the focus D3100 scripts somehow?

  • 222 Mrs Trellis // Oct 1, 2011 at 3:09 pm

    Excellent software, works well with my D40 and Windows XP. Looking forward to using it for my astrophotography

  • 223 Brent Nichols // Oct 2, 2011 at 12:29 am

    This is an excellent piece of software, my nikon d-60 synced right up and work without any problems. I tried both on a windows xp laptop and on a windows 7 desktop, worked flawlessly. Thanks for what you have done here this makes my camera a usefull tool when tethered.

    BN

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  • 226 Nikk // Oct 12, 2011 at 6:37 am

    Thank a lot for this!

  • 227 PeterK // Oct 14, 2011 at 2:59 am

    Raymond

    Is there a way that the camera could be triggered through this from an external device? For example a PIR to detect movement or a speaker to detect sound?

    Thank you for putting this out there, makes life simpler for oldies like me that cannot do the techo stuf

    Regards
    Peter

  • 228 MG // Oct 17, 2011 at 6:02 pm

    Hey!
    My Nikon D3100 works very well with your software!
    It would be nice, if you could implement a function, that one can alter camerasettings automatically during a TIMELAPSE-Sequence.
    Say, you want to capture a night-sequence of the sky, there you have to change the shutter time/iso/aperture quite often during the timelapse-capture, because in the evening the light changes very rapidly-AND it would be great, if this could be done automatically !!!

    But anyway, it is a very handy tool!!! Thanks a lot!

    Greetings from Germany

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  • 230 Simon // Oct 31, 2011 at 6:13 pm

    Hey!
    Love the script! Have a question, we’re trying to use your software to shot photos to a mapped network drive so they’ll be viewable on multiple machines right away. However when we set the output folder to our mapped network drive it doesn’t send them through. Any suggestions on how this could be fixed?

    Thanks,
    Simon

  • 231 Josh Green // Nov 1, 2011 at 3:26 am

    Thank you for creating such a great program I just tried it out on my d7000. My other body is a Fuji Film IS Pro (s5pro). Have you developed a way to active live view on the computer screen. It would really help out a ton since the screen on the camera is so small. and I can’t use the view finder when I have the IR filters over the lens (don’t want to burn out my pupils . Also there is no other program I found that can control this camera anymore.. :(

  • 232 Josh Green // Nov 1, 2011 at 3:33 am

    One more thing. How about developing a braming interface for time lapse which automatically changes aperture and iso settings during sunsets and sun rise. like magic lantern interface on canon

  • 233 chawa // Nov 2, 2011 at 1:05 pm

    Simon, though I’m not sure if it works, try using the UNC path instead of the mapped directory (\\\) Try overwriting it through the script though, not via selecting it through the folder button.

  • 234 Simon // Nov 2, 2011 at 2:10 pm

    Thanks chawa. Question for you, how do i overwrite it in the script? Is there somewhere i can download the script?

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  • 237 Brian Miller // Dec 1, 2011 at 5:33 am

    Has anybody tried this with our new iPad app Photo Party Upload (http://photopartyupload.com)? seems like it should integrate seamlessly.

    Please let me know as this might be a great resource for diy photo bits photographers.

    Thanks!
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  • 238 mohammed // Dec 2, 2011 at 4:38 am

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  • 239 Christine // Dec 3, 2011 at 3:40 pm

    Hey, I can’t seem to download the software? Help!

  • 240 Noemi // Dec 10, 2011 at 4:46 am

    Itry to add a tethering to my D3100 I follow the steps dowmload version 5.2 but when was time to extract I could not I’m usind windows vista. Please help me

  • 241 John // Dec 13, 2011 at 1:20 am

    I am really excited about the possibility of controlling camera remotely through my laptop. Is it possible to install and use this on OSX Lion?

    -John

  • 242 Stan // Dec 28, 2011 at 11:31 pm

    When you update the script, can you also include Nikon D3100? i mean i just got this camera and i really need the software, so please if you can, can you do it?

  • 243 chawa // Jan 1, 2012 at 1:41 pm

    Doesn’t it work with D3100? It says in the download page that it works with D3000, i thought it would work with D3100 too… used it with Win XP or Win7?

  • 244 Really // Jan 15, 2012 at 9:15 am

    Used on D7000.
    Computer is Win XP.
    work with JPG only.
    Is there somthing that I can do to make it work for RAW?
    Also, can you allow more than 30 sec shutter??

    Thanks a lot~!!

  • 245 Michael // Jan 28, 2012 at 7:50 pm

    I am not really clear what your program is designed to do. Will it allow me to use my D70 to a) shoot pictures and have them appear on my laptop as they are shot; and b) allow me to use the laptop as the shutter trigger?

    I assume that once installed on the laptop, I would connect the camera to the laptop using the USB connection? Or do I need something else?

    Thank you.

  • 246 Hans // Jan 28, 2012 at 9:42 pm

    Hi,
    Just downloaded and tried with a D5100 – works beautifully! Thank you very much for this great app!!!
    One question/request (as some others have asked): any chance it can be made to work with bulb so I can get past the 30 sec exposure time limit (for astrophotography)?
    Thanks again for this great program!!!

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  • 248 Brian L // Feb 22, 2012 at 2:44 pm

    How the heck did you get this to work with the D3100 when there is no SDK for the d3100?

  • 249 pryere // Mar 3, 2012 at 12:50 pm

    I have been using this for a long time. I have just upgraded my machine. Very happy to report to this seems to work fine with LR4 beta and Win 7 64bit. Auto importing with a watched folder.

    Very happy.

    Thanks again.

  • 250 Michael Kraft // Mar 3, 2012 at 3:29 pm

    I just downloaded v 5.2 this for use with my D70. Seems to work fine, EXCEPT it does not let me choose the exposure mode. Stuck in M. Suggestions?

  • 251 pryere // Mar 3, 2012 at 6:07 pm

    Sometimes it helps to exit and re-open the programme.
    Have the camera connected and turned on before opening the programme.
    With win 7 make sure you press the Start Tether tab.

  • 252 sebastien // Mar 5, 2012 at 6:09 am

    OMG!!!thank you soo much. I just tried it and i got goose bumbs.
    much obliged and lots of respect to you.

  • 253 jakob // Mar 7, 2012 at 2:01 pm

    Hi! Thanks for making this. Exactly what I needed. Also very well designed software. Easy to use and just works. Great!

  • 254 David Henry // Mar 10, 2012 at 12:31 pm

    I own a nikon d3000 and was hunting for a software that would allow me to do time lapse … just googled my way to this nice site.

    I downloaded the software and installed it on my laptop running Vista Basic, but have been unable to make it work ! Everytime i try, i get the Err msg: “fnselectDevice” is undefined.
    can someone pl help me out.. cos i’m having no clue as to how to fix it

  • 255 Sam // Mar 10, 2012 at 3:32 pm

    I am using a laptop (old…) running Win XP (SP3) and a desktop (new) running Win 7. I’m using the DYI ver 5.1 DEV and controlling a D3100 rather well (it seems).
    The lapsed time shooting appear to be running OK on both systems. (can not use bracketing since the camera does not support this…). I do not know if the issue for David Henry is Vista…

  • 256 David Henry // Mar 11, 2012 at 8:13 am

    Hi Sam,

    Thanks for your piece of info… so is it the problem with vista ?

    I would like to get an opinion from those using D3000

  • 257 Den // Mar 13, 2012 at 7:14 pm

    I am unable to figure out how to get the photo to display on the computer. I get as far as the file NAME being displayed but no photo. I do get error msgs. that java script did not operate correctly. Maybe the program won’t do what I thought it would. I want the photo to immediately (not considering process time) display in the photo editing program (Photoshop Elements). Using Win 7 64-bit & Nikon D300.

  • 258 RJ // Mar 26, 2012 at 12:56 am

    Is there a display countdown timer

  • 259 RJ // Mar 27, 2012 at 3:06 am

    how to display countdown timer to monitor

  • 260 HRose // Mar 30, 2012 at 1:02 am

    I might have just skipped over it entirely, but is this only available for Windows and not Mac? As I tried it for my Mac and it keeps opening on my Terminal instead of running a program. Thanks!

  • 261 Lar // May 1, 2012 at 5:27 pm

    So I dl’d the software. And because it doesn’t seem available immediately I am guessing I must have my D200 hooked up. Is there any way to run it without so I can play with the settings before or it is solely using the camera for such settings?

  • 262 Sam // May 11, 2012 at 5:33 pm

    Thanks for a new version of the remote Camera control:
    The ‘new’ version [ Digital Camera Tether 5.2h1 ] runs rather well with my Nikon D3100 on Win 7. user graphic interface with the browser is nice… So far, it seems that was able to activate the camera in several modes.
    Well done.
    See http://harpanet.com/photography/digital-camera-tether

  • 263 Dustin // May 16, 2012 at 1:03 am

    I’m using this software remote for a D60 in a photobooth. is there any way to trigger the time lapse with the use of a button/switch?

  • 264 Sam // May 16, 2012 at 1:44 am

    Dustin, a simple way would be to use a WIRELESS mouse that (hopefully) has some decent transmission distance so you can be a bit away from the computer (which is actually connected to the camera with a USB cable…) which would suggest that you are not very far fro the computer (a laptop?)

  • 265 Joshua // May 20, 2012 at 10:46 pm

    Fantastically simple, simply fantastic.

    Just tested and it works like a dream with my D7000 and also my old D80.

    Thanks for all the hard work!

  • 266 Jakob // May 22, 2012 at 3:14 am

    can you make it for mac?

  • 267 Carel Grundlingh // May 23, 2012 at 9:42 am

    Thank you SO much for this! It works a charm!

  • 268 Fjterrada69 // May 31, 2012 at 9:54 am

    Great stuff!!! I am an HDR addict and am very excited to be able to push my Nikon D3100 bracketing beyond 3 shots. Tested up to 12 exposures at .3, .7, and 1 EV with an windows 7 laptop and everything work perfectly.

    My main laptop is running windows 7 and it does not work properly with it. Time lapse is okay but bracketing, will only do the 3 exposure range of the camera and then repeats the sequence. All controls work properly but the Exposure Compensation will only change to positive values in the camera. I need change to negative values in the camera from pc.

  • 269 Rebecca // Jun 7, 2012 at 5:04 am

    I’m getting a script error when the program is installed on my Windows 7-
    Line: 909
    Char: 2
    Error: object required: ‘fso’
    Code: 0
    file:///C:/Program%20Files%20(x86)/DIYPhotoBits.com%20Camera%20Control%205.0/Camera%20Control.hta

    I’ve uninstalled & reinstalled. tried older versions. My Windows explorer program recognizes my cameras just fine/ shows them and allows file browsing.

    As soon as the DIY program opens I get this error I mentioned. I can’t select a camera or much of anything else to get started. I’ve tried the D70 that’s supposed to work. …and other models that aren’t listed. same result. nothing. Would love to have this working before I have to break down and buy a real shutter remote. :(

  • 270 Szabolcs // Jun 11, 2012 at 4:58 pm

    This is a really useful program. One problem I had with the time lapse feature though is that it counts the delay from the end of the last exposure until the beginning of the next. This way with a 5 second exposure time and a 10 s delay, we get 15 s between frames. If the lighting is changing quickly (e.g. sunrise or sunset), the automatically adjusted exposure time may change considerably as well. This will make the time lapse sequence “uneven” (typically either speeding up or slowing down).

    It would be great to have a feature to count the delay from the beginning of one shot until the beginning of the next.

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  • 272 Kari // Jun 16, 2012 at 6:07 am

    Works for D3200 – just got the camera for a herbarium digitization project. I was sad to find that the Nikon didn’t come with remote capture software like the Canon, but this works really well. Thank you so much!

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  • 274 Justin // Jun 25, 2012 at 5:47 pm

    Thank you for making this. Works great with Nikon D3000 running windows 8 rp. Finally a way for bracketing with the D3000.

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  • 276 ic // Jun 30, 2012 at 12:35 am

    Please update the table on what works and doesn’t with the following: D700 works on XP.
    Can I do LiveView with D700, how? The D700 doesn’t have a movie mode, can you make one based on the stream of images? thanks!

  • 277 Harrison // Jul 12, 2012 at 2:27 pm

    Hi, I downloaded this yesterday, it appears to work great, so thank you! Although I’m facing one major issue. I’m using a Nikon D3000. When I start the time lapse it takes the pictures just fine. However, when it takes a picture, it leaves the back light on, and stays on, instead of going into sleep mode or whatever. Due to the camera constantly being awake, the battery only lasts about 3 hours. Do you know of anything I can do to fix this? Thank you!

  • 278 Ramil // Jul 19, 2012 at 3:23 am

    I have D3100 and want to have countdown timer on the monitor before it takes picture. ex. If i set 3 shots it will count 5 secs. that display on screen. on every shot.

  • 279 Helmi // Jul 21, 2012 at 3:52 pm

    thanks a lot for this software! Works great on my trusty Nikon D50 once I change the output to P2P from USB.. that was the key – really excellent work and thanks so much! I had thought the D50 couldn’t tether and I would have to spend money for a Canon or a new Nikon and expensive software (to keep my lenses) but now I can tether and shoot in the lightbox and see how its going.. this wil be very helpful! Oh and Im using the Nikon D50 with Win 7 professional.
    You have my vote!

  • 280 Steven // Jul 25, 2012 at 9:02 am

    Thank you so much.
    This program works on my xp computer with Nikon D70

  • 281 Joey // Jul 25, 2012 at 11:07 am

    Can somebody please help me?

    I’ve got a Nikon D50 and switched the USB from massa storage to PTP and switched to manual shooting mode but the software still doesn’t connect or find my D50 what to do now?

  • 282 Gerrit // Aug 2, 2012 at 1:56 pm

    I’ve tested it with my brand new Nikon D5100 and everything worked fine. My camera was in “A” mode, after switching the camere to “S” mode I’d to detect my camera again. But that’s something easy to handle. Is there a possibility to get a life view on my laptop before shooting the photo?

    Thanks for sharing this execelent application.

  • 283 anonymous // Aug 6, 2012 at 10:55 pm

    von Security ganz besonders bei Scripten hat der Entwickler wohl noch nie was gehört.
    Entwickle seit 30 Jahren Software … Bitte lernt das erst das kleine 1×1 … kein Uninstaller, kein Prüfung von Requirements beim Start, nur ein Scriptfehler … das Dialogsystem, schlechter geht kaum … Danke, daß ich meine Zeit verschwenden durfte :-(

  • 284 einschlafwunder // Aug 11, 2012 at 5:32 am

    Hi

    Thank you for this program works on my Win7 computer with Nikon D40

    a question:
    Can I cahnge the Frequency (seconds) to less then a second? Let’s say have a second? “.5″ does not work
    any other hints?

    thanks

  • 285 ad libitum // Aug 11, 2012 at 12:32 pm

    Hi, the installation of v.5.2 is done regularly. But I can not run the sw. Warning appears: “is not a valid Win32 application”
    Win vista32

  • 286 azhar // Sep 10, 2012 at 1:15 pm

    Raymond, i got it can be use!(: Thanks for the program! but is it possible if i want to use it without the cable? my cable ain’t long enough

  • 287 Kuting // Sep 14, 2012 at 3:52 am

    @ad libitum
    same here “is not a valid Win32 application” on win7 ulti. question can i do time lapse for my d3100?

  • 288 Leandro // Sep 27, 2012 at 7:16 pm

    I am using your software in my research to capture microscopic images with a d40 Nikon. I need to cite it in the paper, than do you have the best form to do this? Thanks

  • 289 ??? ????? ?????? ????? « ???? ?? ????? – Amir Chen Photography // Oct 4, 2012 at 8:29 pm

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  • 290 Andrew // Oct 5, 2012 at 9:53 pm

    Using your software to take a shutter release of tents at college gameday

  • 291 Erica // Oct 26, 2012 at 5:23 am

    Works great on my D5000 on Windows 7. Thanks a bunch! I’m using it to set up a DIY photobooth at my party.

  • 292 steve // Oct 27, 2012 at 4:01 pm

    windows 7 with d70 and d80 working however cannot change exposure mode. also is there a way to rotate portrait previews. Well done for helping circumvent rip off N***n

  • 293 Ian // Nov 15, 2012 at 10:26 pm

    Same message as Rebecca, using nikon D90 and windows 7 with camera control 5.2. nothing works at all. laptop recognises camera when plugged in.

  • 294 Wayne // Nov 16, 2012 at 5:14 pm

    @Ian – I use it with a D90 running Win7 on a Toshiba laptop. Works quite well. Don’t have any suggestions but it should work.

  • 295 Ian // Nov 16, 2012 at 5:34 pm

    Hi Wayne, sorry to be a pain, but I run a Toshiba laptop aswell, so our set up is same. Can you run through what you did please.

  • 296 derek // Nov 18, 2012 at 2:54 am

    this is very handy software,ive been using it tonight for controlling my nikon d40x on my telescope ,while being nice and warm inside on my laptop.

  • 297 Roy Bridgewood // Nov 19, 2012 at 9:16 am

    I would love to be able to alter the look of this program. I use it all the time and recommend it to everyone

  • 298 raymond // Nov 20, 2012 at 1:10 am

    Roy, it’s HTML so feel free to edit yourself to change the look. But please respect my copyright and do not distribute your own versions. Thanks.

  • 299 Jeff // Nov 24, 2012 at 3:19 pm

    Hey Man, I love your software, but being a graphic designer, I had to help you out with the layout. Hit me up and I can share my tweeks with you, (free of charge of course, you made it free for us after all)
    here is a link to the redesign screenshot.
    http://www.jstafforddesign.com/upload/JStafforddesign-photocontrol-redesign.jpg

  • 300 pryere // Nov 24, 2012 at 4:52 pm

    That looks great. Nice work.

  • 301 Roy Bridgewood // Nov 24, 2012 at 5:39 pm

    Just looked at jeffs latout looks cool
    Just in the middle of changing the look for myself
    Personal preference was to put the capture button beneath star abd stop teather buttons

    Amazing how simlar it looks to what i am doing
    Shiws just how good the software is when tweeks from others follow the same path

  • 302 raymond // Nov 26, 2012 at 1:44 am

    It does indeed look great. Two thoughts occur to me. If everything was turned in divs and given id= could all this be done via style sheet only? e.g. allow those of you wishing to redesign to do so without fear of breaking the code. And allow you to distribute style sheets that can be used with the code as is. I mean I know it’s theoretically possible but is it practical?

    Secondly, I really need to implement the rotate preview function! I’ve realized there are IE filters that can do that.

    Thirdly – will someone please give me a 48 hours in a day so I can work on this. :-) :-(

  • 303 Roy Bridgewood // Nov 26, 2012 at 6:58 am

    One thing I have done so far is to remove the inner table using three td elements in the main table
    Having one table allows easier control via css

    I anm also creatin a much lighter stylesheet

    Rotate preview would be a great christmas present
    Roy

  • 304 Marcel // Dec 9, 2012 at 6:08 pm

    Thanks for your program! Have got through the comments above and some have questions about BULB. So do I. Is it possible to include this in shutter time? D50 used for astrophotography.

  • 305 raymond // Dec 10, 2012 at 8:06 am

    Sadly, no I can’t do bulb. The interface I’ve used (WIA) does not include bulb support, the longest exposure it can do is 30 seconds.

  • 306 Marcel // Dec 10, 2012 at 3:24 pm

    @Raymond: thanks for fast reply. I’ll try to stack 30sec exposures, possibly that wil give some good results too!

  • 307 Damon // Dec 16, 2012 at 10:45 pm

    love the program, but have one problem, does any body why it would kill my camera battery so fast (D40) I have tried two fully charged, same thing 10 minutes battery is dead

  • 308 raymond // Dec 17, 2012 at 12:53 am

    @Damon Puzzled by that as I have D40 as well and battery lasts at least an hour when tethering… Are you doing timelapse?

  • 309 Damon // Dec 17, 2012 at 1:53 am

    no, just shooting here in my house while learning the program, going to try again tomorrow and I’ll let you know how that goes, thanks

  • 310 Andrés // Dec 19, 2012 at 2:39 pm

    Yay! thank you so much! it works perfectly!

  • 311 Tudor Catalin gheorghe // Dec 19, 2012 at 7:51 pm

    LOOOL its working on nikon D3100 thank you so much!

  • 312 Pier Rosa // Dec 25, 2012 at 4:41 pm

    thanks thanks thanks !!!
    work perfectly on nikon d3200

  • 313 Ian // Jan 8, 2013 at 10:57 pm

    just tried again with d90, toshiba laptop & windows 7. Still get script error every time I click on a button on screen, AAAAARRRRRGGGGGHHHHH. Someone please help me!!!!!!!

  • 314 Josh // Jan 14, 2013 at 8:50 pm

    Hey, Just wanted to say thanks for making this program, I’ve only quickly tested it using my Nikon D3100 and Windows 7 64bit but it works really well, the only thing I could see that may be of use would be to have the live view feature so it showed on the computer screen what the camera was pointing at as the camera screen wont show it, it just goes black if you try to activate it, don’t know if it would be possible to add it into the next update possibly? Even so its a great program so thanks again!

  • 315 diego colonnello // Jan 16, 2013 at 12:56 am

    My friend, this iss an awesome software, i have a nikon d3200 and almost no tethering software is compatible, but yours worked like a charm….

    only two things……

    one is a strange script error message that apears sometimes

    the other is that i am not able to use bracketing with my camera, i am using windows 7……

    thanks so much for your job….

    from Venezuela…..

    diego colonnello

  • 316 Nishant Kashyap // Jan 16, 2013 at 4:04 pm

    Works fine with Windows 8 – 64 Bit, Adobe Lightroom 4.3 and my Nikon D3100 …. Cheers

  • 317 Filip // Jan 18, 2013 at 1:09 pm

    When I run 5.2 in Windows 8 pro 64-bit, there’s a popup saying: “Out of memory at line: 143″.

    “Select camera” button doesn’t work.

  • 318 sayewillis // Jan 18, 2013 at 5:38 pm

    WOW this is a fantastic program!

    And yes it is all in the cable, change to a new cable and every thing works great.

    Nikon D3100

  • 319 Geoffrey Gill // Jan 19, 2013 at 12:15 am

    I just downloaded the 5.2 to my HP and my Gateway laptop. Works fantastic with my HP and D3100. When I run it on the Gateway it does not recognize that any camera is attached. I would prefer to run it on the laptop for astrophotography. Both running W7. Does anyone have any thoughts as to what I might be doing incorretly?

  • 320 Chris // Jan 20, 2013 at 5:57 am

    Thanks, save me a lot of money if I buy the Nikon software. It works with my Nikon D600, perfectly good, my other camera Fuji X Pro1, Olympus EPL1, Fuji S3 Pro & Lumix G1 were not competitable, not working Does you software work with Apple ?
    Thanks again.

  • 321 Richard // Jan 20, 2013 at 6:33 pm

    For Mac, get Sofortbild – it’s free and awesome!

  • 322 Sarath // Jan 27, 2013 at 5:37 pm

    Thanks.. wrks lika charm on D5100.. bow

  • 323 h alejandro // Feb 5, 2013 at 10:30 am

    hi there…i would just like to ask, does this work witk nikon d3200? if it does, can i use it in a photo booth or with photo booth softwares (e.g. nkremote)..thanks a lot!!!…

  • 324 h alejandro // Feb 5, 2013 at 10:30 am

    hi there…i would just like to ask, does this work with nikon d3200? if it does, can i use it in a photo booth or with photo booth softwares (e.g. nkremote)..thanks a lot!!!…

  • 325 Sam // Feb 5, 2013 at 2:47 pm

    Considering the fact that there are a few questions regarding the functionality with D3100 and D3200 (with apparent reply from users that all is fine…), maybe it is time to update the table that lists what camera works with the software…

    Sam

  • 326 Abdelhak ACIM // Feb 5, 2013 at 11:03 pm

    Hello , As you see when i click on the program it doesn’t start correctly i get Bloc-note instead with HTML codes?!

    Here’s a video i’ve made to show you http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SJAEBwWWCJ4

    Thank’s guys

  • 327 raymond // Feb 7, 2013 at 4:16 am

    @Sam, true true…

    @Abdelhak ACIM

    you need to associate .HTA files with Iexplore. Find the .hta file in Program Files, right click it and open it with c:\windows\system32\mshta.exe

  • 328 Abdelhak ACIM // Feb 7, 2013 at 7:15 pm

    @Raymond, it’s work, thank you so much

  • 329 Abdelhak ACIM // Feb 7, 2013 at 9:01 pm

    Hi, Sorry for the inconvenience. but i get a new problem here’s the video !

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfZ6eTDPl9M

    by the way thank’s for the great job!

  • 330 raymond // Feb 8, 2013 at 1:20 am

    @Abdelhak ACIM The error relates to saving the image file, I’m not sure why. Maybe try saving to a different simple location – start with c:\ and see if that works. Then maybe try c:\temp and so on.

  • 331 Abdelhak ACIM // Feb 8, 2013 at 1:11 pm

    @Raymond, Thank you it’s work !

  • 332 Wiredless // Feb 9, 2013 at 10:34 pm

    How does this software need to connect to the camera? USB? Wi-Fi? Eye-fi?

    THanks!!!

  • 333 TobiasHans // Feb 19, 2013 at 5:19 pm

    Hi i get error message. that c:\program\cameracontrol\cameracontrol5.2\camera control.hta not is vaild win32-program… what should i do now ?

  • 334 Ewan // Feb 28, 2013 at 4:05 pm

    This is brilliant! Thanks so much for putting it online.
    I did however encounter a few issues (I’m using a Nikon D40):
    - I don’t seem to be able to have full access to settings on the computer so in the end I just set the camera into manual (on the actual camera) and made all the adjustments on the camera itself.
    - The photos didn’t appear in the folder I set up and just stayed on the SD Card.

    It’s still genius anyway!

  • 335 ?????? // Feb 28, 2013 at 7:09 pm

    ?? ???????? ? D3100. ???????? ?????? 5.0 ? 5.2.

  • 336 DAVID // Mar 11, 2013 at 5:08 pm

    Love the software, we have been using it for the past 2 years. However we just upgraded all 16 laptops to windows 8 and don’t think the software likes it. When you click on select camera there are 3 cameras in there even though only one has been hooked to each laptop. You have to go to the task manager, close it, and then select the last camera and it will connect.
    But lately we have been getting a script error that just wont go away. Restart the computer, the program, and it just keeps coming up. If you click to keep using nothing will save. Anyone else run into this. Only way we have been able to fix it is by uninstalling and installing, then shut down computer, restart and 50% of the time it will fix it and no more script error for a day or two.

  • 337 Melon // Mar 20, 2013 at 9:32 am

    Hi! Do anyone knows, why my my computer doesn’t download photo from camera after release shutter??

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  • 339 Kyla // Apr 15, 2013 at 9:07 pm

    I can not express how thrilled I am with this. It works with my D600. Lightroom doesn’t even support tethering the D600 yet.
    THANK YOU.

  • 340 noel // Apr 26, 2013 at 10:02 pm

    Hi,

    It does not seem to work on my D3100. im using a pc running windows 8

  • 341 Galaza // Apr 28, 2013 at 5:53 pm

    Hi,
    I found your remote scipr partialy usable for my photo experiment.
    I there any way to shoot without any prompting (with parameter). I’m using web camera software to detect movement, then it can run script or program with parameter to shoot image.

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  • 343 Jerome // May 28, 2013 at 8:47 pm

    I’ve been looking for months for tethered shooting for Nikon 3200. This program is working about 90%. The problem is I can’t get the photos to show up in the folder I selected, nor get them to show up on the computer screen. Is there something I’m doing wrong. I’m running windows 7 64bits

  • 344 Jerome // May 28, 2013 at 10:56 pm

    So I deleted and reinstalled the program and it works flawlessly

  • 345 Jerome // May 28, 2013 at 10:58 pm

    So I deleted and reinstalled the program and it works flawlessly and I love it. Now if I could only open it up with capture nx2

  • 346 benjamin mendoza // Jun 1, 2013 at 9:12 am

    I think I love this Camera controler

  • 347 Rotterdam webdesign // Jul 28, 2013 at 3:24 am

    Thx it is working here. Perhaps u r the only one who can create a new usefull program to use our nikon dslr as webcam…. THX again

    D3200 C1.0, L1.006

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  • 349 Nathan // Aug 15, 2013 at 9:32 pm

    It might be that I am being a bit slow but I can’t open the software I am running Windows7 and when I attempt to open it after downloading I get the message which says it is not a valid win32 application. What am I doing wrong please?

  • 350 Manuel Moreira // Sep 18, 2013 at 11:38 am

    Thank you for this software. It’s a life saver.
    However, although it works fine on my PC (Windows 7 64-bit), it does not on my laptop (also Windows 7 64-bit).

    Every time I press a button I get a message saying (depending on the button) “Script Error – Line 1256 – ‘fnSelectFolder’ is not defined – Do you wish to continue running scripts on this page?”

    Naturally, I click “Yes”. But the problem doesn’t go away.

    Do you have any advice about how to solve this problem?

    Thank you.

  • 351 Sam // Oct 17, 2013 at 8:28 pm

    Downloaded 5.2 but when I run it it says Camera Control 5.1 dev. Not a problem just something you might want to update.

  • 352 Ivan Pelayo // Nov 9, 2013 at 7:50 pm

    Thank you! I lost my camera so I had to got an affordable camera quickly so i got the Nikon D50, and it works on Windows 7 with no problem, and I automatically will import and see the pic in “Adobe Lightroom”.

    Thank you! And I really like this old D50, I think is even better than Canon 60D because Nikon D50 is a photographic camera as it should be manual and powerful, is just marketing people from Nikon and Adobe who wanted to erase from earth this wonderful camera that is going to help me to finish my Ph. D Archaeology Thesis.

    Ivan

  • 353 tgg2k // Nov 23, 2013 at 7:06 pm

    How to make tethering work for Nikon D3100 and Windows 7 64-bit (for those like me that cannot use DIYPhotobits script, because it hangs or simply doesn’t work)

    - get the tethered2.zip file from “Tethered with bridge viewing” link
    - unzip the file somewhere on your computer
    - install the drivers that came with the camera or download View NX 2 and install it (it installs the drivers automatically)
    - get Adobe Bridge CS6 and install it
    - create a folder in the C: drive called “tethered”, so you’ll have “C:\tethered\” on your drive
    - connect your camera to your computer via a compatible USB cable
    - turn your camera ON
    - from where you unzipped the file “tethered2.zip” run the “tethered.cmd” script, it should pop up a dialog box saying something like “Establishing conection with the D3100″
    - from now, every photo you take will automatically copied to “C:\tethered\”
    - open Adobe Bridge and point it to look in “C:\tethered\” folder
    - take a photo, it should automatically appear in the window
    - optionally hide the folders panel from Window->Folders panel

    For me this works well and hopefully it will work for you too. I have my set up somthing like D3100 on a tripod, connected through a 120″ USB cable to my laptop sitting on a desk, wich in turn is outputting the image to a 32″ TV above the desk. It looks fairly proffessional and friends love the combination. I’m still a beginner photographer so no costumers involved until now.

  • 354 Mike Smart // Dec 1, 2013 at 11:39 pm

    Superb !!!
    Just got this rig up and running within 5 mins, only problem is bracketting appears not to work. But I need to do a little more trialling, to ensure its not me doing something wrong.
    Thanks for some cool software.

    Nikon D40X
    Win XP Home SP2 desktop.
    Just need to try my Fujifilm S6500fd and windows 7 laptop and all combinations of the above.

  • 355 José A. L. // Jan 4, 2014 at 11:23 am

    Hello Raymond,

    I find this utility extremely useful, but, unfortunately, I can not run it with my Nikon D3100, in my computer (I have Windows Vista).
    When trying to select my camera I get some messages like this (In spanish in my PC): “Error in the script of this page
    line: 1256;
    character: 1;
    error: ‘fnSelectDevice” undefined;
    code: 0;
    url: file:///C:/Program%20Files/DIYPhotoBits.com%20Camera%20Control%205.2/Camera%20Control.hta”
    I get similar messages when I press other buttons (Select Folder, Shutter Release, etc.).
    I think there is a problem with the installation but I can not fix it.
    I will wellcome any help.
    Thanks

  • 356 Sharif // Jan 18, 2014 at 5:54 pm

    Hi, anybody looking for camera control to integrate with his/her software? or looking for full software with the timeslice freezing time shot for 25/35/50 cameras?

    Then let me know. Thanks!

  • 357 ozibear // Mar 8, 2014 at 7:21 am

    I also get “is not a valid Win32 application” as do several others above. I’ve reloaded 5.0 several times and tried earlier versions but get the same error message. Any suggestions PLEASE.

  • 358 Picisuly // Mar 9, 2014 at 1:26 pm

    Thank you very much!!! :)

  • 359 José A. Luis // Mar 17, 2014 at 6:30 pm

    After changing my OS from Vista to Windows 7, I have similar problems as above (#355). Althought I download the latest version (5.2), after installing it I ge the 5.1 version installed. When the script takes control on the camera, shutter works properly, but no image is downloaded and if I try to change any other control, I get the same messages as I pointed in #355.
    Could anybody give some aid?
    Thank you

  • 360 mike // Apr 17, 2014 at 4:55 am

    works great! thanks
    Q- why does this not have a “bulb” position for shutter speed drop down. Goes up to 30 sec. max.

    I use a D3 and a D60. “bulb” not available on the dropdown when teathered.

    I do some astrophotography and some low light imaging and wanted to try this script with those cameras.

    Thanks Again!

  • 361 raymond // Apr 20, 2014 at 7:20 am

    Sadly the WIA interface doesn’t support Bulb so I couldnt make this script do that. I understand an alternative is to take several 30 second shots then stack them in software, but I haven’t tried that personally.

  • 362 D700 // Apr 20, 2014 at 3:44 pm

    Tested the latest version (5.2) on Windows 8.1 with a D700, all works great.

  • 363 Rod09 // Jun 10, 2014 at 3:58 pm

    Just installed it on WIN 8.1 for my D200. Came up immediately and recognized my camera. Also synced with Bridge CS4!!
    Plan to use it for critical focussing with astrophography.

  • 364 Shabbir // Jul 18, 2014 at 1:19 pm

    D3000, Windows 8.1. Connects to camera ok, tethering and button press works ok but can’t control exposure mode or the bracketing function. Is the application not competible with Win8.1?
    Thanks

  • 365 john robertson // Jul 24, 2014 at 6:55 pm

    I have a new Win8 laptop (64bit) and a D70. I’d like to be able to do timelapse for some videos I’m producing. Is this possible with your program? there are mentions of using it on Win8 and D3000 but no mention of using a D70 in this config. Am I nuts to want to do this? > I love my D70 and would like to stick with it.

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