Live View

CMN – Motion Detection

Motion Detection You can trigger the shutter, start a script or record video by detecting motion in live view. Note: The motion trigger works only when using the non-GPU live view mode. Note: The following video tutorial shows the pre-5.4 method for setting up motion detection.  The controls in the Motion tab have changed in …

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CMN – Non-GPU Live View

Using Live View – Non-GPU Mode GPU Mode has better live view features and analysis tools than non-GPU mode.  You can change the mode in the Preferences screen, Live View tab.  Here is a summary of the differences: Use the new GPU mode if you are using high resolution monitors like 3K, 4K to help …

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CMN – GPU Live View

Using Live View – GPU Mode GPU Mode has better live view features and analysis tools than non-GPU mode.  You can change the mode in the Preferences screen, Live View tab.  Here is a summary of the differences: Use the new GPU mode if you are using high resolution monitors like 3K, 4K to help …

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CMN – Recording Video

Recording Video Note: If your body has the ability to record video, the video record button will be visible in live view.  If it is not visible, then your camera body is of an earlier design which does not support tethered movie recording. The video dimensions and format must be set in the camera LCD …

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CMN – Capturing Images

Capturing Images You to adjust certain camera settings and initiate image capture by the following methods. Press the shutter release button on the camera body. Click the Capture, Shoot or AF and Shoot button. Keyboard shortcuts Web Trigger Sound Trigger Speech Trigger TCP/IP Trigger Live View Motion Trigger DSUSB HDR Workflow Pulse Workflow Burst Workflow …

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CMN – Preparing your Camera

Preparing your Camera Here’s what you need to do to prepare for tethering with ControlMyNikon: Install ControlMyNikon, but don’t start it up yet. Turn off your camera, ensure the battery is well charged.  Set the camera to Manual Exposure mode, Single Shot. Connect the USB cable from the camera directly to the PC.  Avoid cables …

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Version 5.4.98.99 Released

The version brings some more fixes and tweaks.  ControlMyCanon now has online help files and the links on this website and the app now point at the help.  You can view the full release notes here, or see what has changed in just this version below.