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11-03-2012, 08:37 AM   #1
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Continuous shooting

I really tried to find out, but I couldn't find out how to let the camera take a picture every x seconds (e.g. every 2 minutes) till I want to stop.
Is it generally possible?

11-03-2012, 08:42 AM   #2
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Which camera? The feature is called "invervalometer", not all bodies have it.
11-03-2012, 10:00 AM   #3
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Oh sorry...K-5.
11-03-2012, 10:39 AM   #4
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They call it interval shooting on page 152 of the manual. You have to also select the number of total shot, 1-999. Also available are external invervalometer that second as remote shutter releases. The external type will push the shutter till the batteries die.... You can also use an external PC with a USB connection with the program PKtether
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11-03-2012, 11:44 AM   #5
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Thank you for the hint. And for your support.

11-03-2012, 11:47 AM   #6
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BTW, is there any nifty tool out there to make a movie out of the whole bunch of pictures?
11-03-2012, 12:19 PM   #7
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There are lots of software tools that will do this. Photoshop, Lightroom, Elements can all do a pretty good job. For really nice results, something like Premier Elements. For basic down and dirty, you can use the free tools that come with your operating system - Windows Moviemaker and I forget the Mac tool but there is one.

By the way, just FYI, what you are talking about is "time lapse" shooting. Continuous shooting is something else.

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