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12-23-2016, 01:38 PM   #1
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Remote operation

I want to take photos from a tripod with my K-2000 SLR. The remote I have works only from in front of the camera. Is there a way to activate the shutter from behind the camera, say 10-15 feet away.

12-23-2016, 01:56 PM   #2
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Something like this should work.

https://www.amazon.com/Pixel-Wireless-Commander-Hassleblad-Replaces/dp/B01M6...af7a2aa9a8b3d8
12-23-2016, 02:15 PM   #3
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Thanks I will take a look at it.
12-23-2016, 02:53 PM   #4
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I am afraid that the K-2000 / K-m is the one and only Pentax DSLR that does NOT have a plug for wired or wireless remotes. Very silly for a camera of this type and a decisive factor in its time that I bougt a used K200D instead!

12-23-2016, 06:27 PM   #5
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Doh! I didn't realize that, so the product I linked wont work? Bummer.
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Welcome to the forum, lots of manufacturers do pneumatic cable releases in varying lengths, which may suit your needs.

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