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How to connect with the camera

We’ve designed Shutter to be as easy to connect as possible. Follow this guide to connect the app with your camera.

How to update Sony’s Smart Remote Control

Some Sony cameras come with an older version of “Smart Remote Control” software. The most popular examples are Sony a5000, a5100, a6000, a6300, a6500, a7 I / II, a7R I / II, a7S I / II.

If exposure settings are greyed out, please follow the update guide to fix the problem.

How to focus with the Sony a7III

… or a6100, a6400, a6600, a7RIII. Unfortunately, these cameras don’t allow remote apps like Imaging Edge Mobile or Shutter to control focus points. This is a hardware limitation that no remote app can work around.

This doesn’t mean you cannot take sharp pictures. Read on this guide to learn more.

Frequently Asked Questions