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02-05-2013, 12:28 AM   #1
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Shutter Cable Release for K-5?

Hi,
I'm about to purchase a K5iis and am wondering if there is cable release available.
Any recommendations would be appreciated.
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02-05-2013, 12:39 AM   #2
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There's some info on release cables here: https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/pentax-k-5/124747-cable-release-cs-205-k-5-a.html

You can also use the remote control F, which lets you shoot instantly or with mirror lock up. The K-5 has an IR sensor on both the front and the back.

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02-05-2013, 12:54 AM   #3
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Thanks Adam!
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Why pay full boat for Pentax branded remotes when non-OEM units work and cost considerably less?

Wired:
Neewer EZa Remote Control C1 Model aka "RS-60E3 Comaptible LCD Timer" reviews - Pentax Camera Accessory Review Database

IR:
JJC RM-E7 Remote Control reviews - Pentax Camera Accessory Review Database

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Look on eBay or dealextreme. I purchased a Yongnuo wired trigger (with locking function) for 1,2$, and a wireless remote is in the mail, all of 1$...
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