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Hi! Just bought a5000 ystday. I was reading some stuff about camera and its options for long exposure photos and I came across this: https://stargazerslounge.com/topic/238308-dont-buy-the-sony-a50005100-for-astrophotography/?page=2

Last post on page 2, as I understand, says he is using BULB mode via playmemories app.

I don't have this option :( I'm using playmemories app version 5.6.1 and on camera itself version 1.10 (I think they are both latest versions - correct me if I'm wrong).

So when I go to M (manual), there should be BULB mode, but via app there is not? :(

Anyway, I would like to hear what option can I use as remote shutter for taking long BULB pics (2 or more mins).

Thanks for your help!

 

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Hi! Just bought a5000 ystday. I was reading some stuff about camera and its options for long exposure photos and I came across this: https://stargazerslounge.com/topic/238308-dont-buy-the-sony-a50005100-for-astrophotography/?page=2

Last post on page 2, as I understand, says he is using BULB mode via playmemories app.

I don't have this option :( I'm using playmemories app version 5.6.1 and on camera itself version 1.10 (I think they are both latest versions - correct me if I'm wrong).

So when I go to M (manual), there should be BULB mode, but via app there is not? :(

Anyway, I would like to hear what option can I use as remote shutter for taking long BULB pics (2 or more mins).

Thanks for your help!

 

EDIT: solved!

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