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How do you use a remote shutter release for a canon d 50 slr , and where do you find the timer on same camera?


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You need a remote shutter release button attached either via a cable, or wirelessly. Canon make several models, as do many third parties.
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\015\012As for self timer, press the AF-Drive Button then use the select wheel to move from single shot to high speed, slow speed or self-timer modes.
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