Remote Control Shooting

For remote control shooting, you can use an optional Wireless Remote Control BR-E1 (Bluetooth) or an optional Remote Switch RS-80N3 or Timer Remote Controller TC-80N3 (both wired).

Wireless Remote Control BR-E1

You can shoot remotely up to approx. 5 meters/16.4 feet from the camera.

After pairing the camera and BR-E1 (), set the drive mode to [10 sec. self-timer/remote control] or [2 sec. self-timer/remote control] for still photo shooting (). For movie recording, set [Shooting: Remote control] to [Enable].

For operating instructions, refer to the BR-E1 instruction manual.


  • Auto power off time may be extended when the camera is set for remote control shooting.
  • BR-E1 can also be used for movie recording.

Remote Switch RS-80N3 / Timer Remote Controller TC-80N3

Once connected to the camera, the switch enables you to shoot remotely over a wired connection.

For operating instructions, refer to the accessory instruction manual.

  1. Open the terminal cover.

  2. Connect the plug to the remote control terminal.