Skip to main content
Home Photography Corner

The old mechanical camera release

FlashFlash Senior MemberChiefland/Cedar KeyPosts: 12,396 AG
Dang, any use for them anymore. I have several lengths that I used in my Wedding years, but can do nothing with them now that I can think of. :shrug
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]

Never seem more learned than the people you are with. Wear your learning like a pocket watch and keep it hidden. Do not pull it out to count the hours, but give the time when you are asked. --- Lord Chesterfield

Replies

  • FibberMckeeFibberMckee Senior Member Posts: 12,826 AG
    Made a variety of interesting long time exposure photos using tripod, an 'Old Mechanical Camera Release' & traditional B setting.

    Set up on dark lawn at night & had girlfriend walk her St. Bernards around while I used flash to create huge herd of the big dogs.

    Set up at night in field full of Fireflies & was amazed that what had looked random, revealed the Lightning bugs traveled in lanes between dense clusters of activity. The images showed large clouds, connected by busy streams & also little visited areas.

    Set up at night during electrical storms it was fairly EZ to capture incredible images of lightning.
Sign In or Register to comment.
Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

Preview This Month's Issue

Buy Digital Single Issues

Don't miss an issue.
Buy single digital issue for your phone or tablet.

Buy Single Digital Issue on the Florida Sportsman App

Other Magazines

See All Other Magazines

Special Interest Magazines

See All Special Interest Magazines

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Get the top Florida Sportsman stories delivered right to your inbox.

Advertisement

Phone Icon

Get Digital Access.

All Florida Sportsman subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now