Nikon replaced the main electronics board in my d70, and was careful to reenter the actuation count into the nonvolatile memory, thus preserving the original shutter count of the camera. Nikon d300 3% of this models expected shutter life tweet. How to find total shutter actuations on nikon and canon dslrs. I have a canon d and even with opanda i cant find the data. They have implemented this feature on all their digital slr cameras post 2005. Dslr cameras, like the slr cameras they replaced, have very few moving parts. Average number of actuations after which shutter is still alive. The primary functions are retrieval of a shutter count and mirrorup count the number of physical actuations of a shutter and mirror. Windows users will utilize eosinfo and mac users can rely on 40d shutter count. The shutter count is stored within each photos exif data. Theres always been a desire to know the count of exposuresshutter actuations for the canon eos 5d mark ii as well as the original canon 5d and now, there is a utility from astrojargon called eosinfo that will give you the number of shutter actuations.
It was originally free, but now there is a small payment required to access to shutter count. They had full obligation to do that, since the shutter mechanism was not affected by the repair. Cameras like the f5 and f6 have shutter count too i think but i dont think anyone outside of nikon know how to read it. Its not possible that i got to 100,000 shutter releases and the count had to start over. How to find your cameras shutter actuations and why you need. I recently purchased nikon d5300 with 18140mm lens. Shuttercount displays the number of shutter actuations the shutter count of your canon eos, nikon or pentax digital camera see the complete list of supported models below. Check dlsr shutter count and exif info max file size 30m shutter count info exist in most nikon, pantax dlsr and canon 1d series dslr. How to check a dslrs shutter count using photoshop. It is important to know your shutter count, so you can expect when your camera will began to fail you. If you look up the stats on the canon eos 5d mark ii, for example, the. Mac users use astrojargons 40d shutter count, version 2.
Realisticreal world shutter life of nikon dslrs nikon. Free shutter count works with any canon dslr camera, but some models might be incompatible. Astrojargon has updated their earlier tool for the 40d and it now includes all cameras. I just picked up a nikon d750 refurbished camera and the shutter count is around 3800. Read on as we explain why the shutter count of a dslr camera matters. Here is an indepth article on how to find your cameras shutter actuations or how many photos that camera has shot. But, with the release of the canon eos 5ds r, canon changed the way the shutter counts were stored and all the tools were suddenly ineffective in helping out canon owners and potential buyers. Nikon df initial shutter count posted in nikon fx dslrs. How to find your cameras shutter actuation count nature ttl.
To use either of these programs, simply connect the camera to your computer using a cable and run the program. Where to get shutter count 7d mk2 talk photography. Does replacing the shutter reset the shutter count. All you need to do is take a photo and upload the file to the website. Q the shutter count is not displayed for new cameras 5d iv, 5dsr, 1d x ii, etc. Theres always been a desire to know the count of exposures shutter actuations for the canon eos 5d mark ii as well as the original canon 5d and now, there is a utility from astrojargon called eosinfo that will give you the number of shutter actuations.
Nikons nef, pentaxs dng and pef, canons cr2 raw file format are supported. Other manufacturers make it easy to find out the shutter count, but canon does not. And you can save a trip to a service center by doing the reading for yourself. Finding your cameras current shutter actuations revisited yet. Sounds like it was serviced by nikon to have the shutter replaced. I contacted canon and they told me only a technician could read the shutter count because on the d its not available to the consumer dont ask, i dont know. How do you find out the shutter count on a nikon d50. I read that you can find this information in photoshop cs2, but i looked in the file info area and couldnt find it.
How to check a dslrs shutter count and why you should care. Everything else i have uses the enel3 or 15 so i had the oh so long not really wait for the enel14a to charge ramping up the anticipation. Simple, easy, nothing to download on the computer, just a bookmark. Refurbished cameras will have their shutter count reset only if the shutter was replaced as part of the refurbishment process which may or may not happen, depending on how much use the camera got in its previous owners hands shutter count isnt. What reliable software can i use to fine the shutter count on a 5d2.
Canon doesnt have shutter count included on the exif information of an image file, as opposed to nikon and pentax. Upload an image to find out your cameras shutter count. Ive tried camera shutter count, my shutter count, nikon shutter count, and and came up flat each time. How i replaced the shutter in my canon 5d mark ii by. Cut forward to today when the shutter count app team released a statement and an update to their software announcing theyd solved the mystery. Nikon shutter count is a website that reads shutter data from nikon jpg files. Canon eos 5d mark ii shutter count actuation utility. Eosinfo astrojargon is a free utility that has been updated to read a number of digic34 bodies. I was shooting a panorama when horizontal black bars started appearing in some of the shots. No the shutter count is never reset because there are other mechanicals moving as well eg mirror, but if you do replace a shutter then you should note the number of actuations that it was replaced at i assume nikon can tell you this i know canon can. Much later in this thread another free copycat website is talked about, but i would suggest avoiding it as there have been reports of.
Browse to pick a file, upload it, get the shutter count and some other specs. So, my question for those who have an older model with a lot of shutter counts on them, or just from personal experience, what is a realistic life before the shutter needs replacing. Itll then tell you exactly what number that particular photo is. For those that have bought refurbished cameras in the past would this be considered high or low based on your experience. Nikon d850, nikon d800, nikon f6, nikon f5, nikon f3, nikon f1, nikon fm2n wgrip. There is a app for that, software you can install on your mac or pc that will work. This is an opensource software that addson to your cameras firmware. Any risks purchasing a 5d2 with 24k shutter count canon. How to find the shutter count on a canon 5d mark ii. The shutter count of an image taken later that year in december is 1270. Anyone know how to get the shutter count for the nikon d5300. I checked my em1 when i bought it from keh and found it had under actuations. Table list of all known canon camera shutter lifetime expectancy till to date. In that kind of situation nikon does reset the shutter count.
Canon 450d canon eos rebel xsi s shutter life is about 50,000 actuations. I want to know my shutter actuations, for which i downloaded opanda iexif 2. How to check the shutter count on a nikon d3300 quora. Dslr camera, but some models might be incompatible due to firmware restrictions. The inspector is just another metadata viewer, and this camera doesnt record shutter count in image metadata. Find the shutter count number of your canon eos dslr, nikon, sony cameras.
Number of shutter actuations on d2x is there an easy way to find out how many clicks the d2x has. Canon eos camera shutter lifetime canon, nikon, sony. Nikon could do that as its easy but nikon intentionally do not want you to read that. How can i get the shutter actuationscount for my nikon. Hi all, i just received my nikon df black with the 50 1.
The shutter on my old canon 5d mark ii died while on a trip to fiji earlier this year. The shutter count is more or less for their own use rather than the consumer. Draganddrop is supported in firefox, chrome, opera, vivaldi browser. Nikon says that the average mtbf for the shutter on the d750 and i think most dslrs with the exception of the d800d810 series is about 150,000 shutter count. Utility for reading editing some infos on canon eos dslrs. I just might of taken 200 something picture by the time i checked, so it might of been zero when i got it. To find out your cameras shutter count or total number of shutter releases, take a picture in jpeg quality small basic settings. I called nikon and they said they could tell me if i brought the camera in.
With shuttercount you can easily check whether a newly purchased camera is really new, or check how heavily used a preowned item is. Learn how to easily find your cameras shutter actuation count. A company called astrojargon has created two pieces of software for this very reason. The windows version will support these cameras later on. What is the maximum shutter count rating for my camera. We will show you the shutter count of your camera instantly. Just as with any piece of mechanical equipment, a camera has a lifetime that is based on the number of shutter actuations otherwise known as shutter clicks or the shutter count. The shutter count of an image taken with my nikon d80 in june 2010 has a shutter count of 26,080.
The two largest and most important moving parts are the main reflex mirror the mirror that allows you to look through the lens from the viewfinder and that swings up and out of the way when you take the photo and the shutter. Is it possible to reset the shutter count of a dslr camera. Shutter count is a great indicator for your cameras life expectancy, especially if you are buying it used very similar to mileage on a car. Depending on the manufacturer, some have a code for pressing buttons in a certain sequence to obtain shutter count. My refurbished d5100 came in, and i wanted to check the shutter count on it, ive read to do that in case it was wildly used before or what ever, i didnt check it until after i played around with it for a day or 2, and it said its only at 200 something at that time. I downloaded numerous programs like photome, opanadaiexif, and a couple other exif programs, also flikr, and again, no dice. It isnt a perfect indication, because the cameras life also depends on how well it was taken care of.
Save it to your computer, and upload it to this page by clicking the browse button above. Please note that this shutter lifetime value is tested and expected from the canon. None of the models released since early 2015 with dig. Sooner or later, your dslrs shutter will wear, slow down and eventually stop functioning. Camera shutter count find out how many shots your digital slr has taken.
Now if you are a mac user and you start up the 40d shutter count you will. Looking at my first handful of test shots in photo mechanic and being very pleased, i did spot that my. The shutter count is read directly from usb or wifi connected canons, and from image files for nikon and pentax cameras. Find, free the shutter count number for canon eos, nikon, sony cameras on. Do they reset the shutter count for refurbished cameras. Nikons do record shutter count values that can be viewed with the inspector, of course.
Just simply upload a photo which is taken by your digital camera. The actual shutter count would be a nice feature too have in camera tho. In reply to scsnospam apr 4, 2012 the risk is if the shutter failed at one point, it will cost you some 150 usd to replace, not that much a deal unless you are with only one camera and in between a job. Shutter count number is important a dslrs shutter will eventually fail. Cameras like the nikon d5 and canon 1dx mark ii are rated to around 400,000 shutter actuations. Obviously, canons professional models last much longer than entrylevel model. When i sent my d3s back to nikon for a new shutter a couple years ago, when it came back, shutter count had been reset.787 1184 1285 1009 242 1238 705 1274 383 378 95 1260 67 49 536 71 1268 65 747 929 658 96 432 849 927 820 1452