Helicon Remote

Helicon Remote


Helicon Remote is a utility for tethered shooting and camera remote control compatible with all recent Nikon and Canon DSLR cameras (except for D3000 / D3100 / D3200 / D3300, full list below).

USB OTG adapter is required if your device doesn't have full size USB socket!

Key features:
- Wi-Fi support (Nikon WT and Canon WFT modules, Canon 6D, Nikon D7100 etc.)
- Automated focus bracketing (focus bracketing, exposure bracketing and time lapse shooting can be combined in any way possible)
- Focus stacking result preview
- Extra long exposures - up to 32 min (all Canon cameras, Nikon D750 / Df / D600 / D610 / D800 / D810 / D4 / D4s / D7100 / D7200 / D5200 / D5300 / D5500)
- Advanced exposure bracketing
- Image review
- Geotagging (on devices with GPS receiver)
- Full screen Live View
- Focus areas highlighting
- Live View noise averaging
- Time lapse shooting
- Video recording
- Burst (continuous) shooting

- Hyper focal distance and DOF calculator
- Live histogram (gray/RGB)


Please see http://www.heliconsoft.com/heliconsoft-products/helicon-remote/ for more information about the desktop version of Helicon Remote

Device requirements:
- Android 4.0.3+
- USB host (also called USB OTG) support (USB OTG adapter is required if your device doesn't have full size USB socket). Note that some Android devices have limited USB support. Those will not detect cameras, even if they detect other devices like USB sticks or mice successfully. You can use this app to find out whether your device has full USB OTG support: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.tauruslabs.usbhostcheck
- Touch screen

Note: Motorola Droid phones need externally powered USB hub/dock station. Many HTC devices don't have USB host at all.

Camera compatibility:
Canon: 1D Mark III, 1Ds Mark III, 1D Mark IV, 1D C, 1D X, 5D Mark II, 5D Mark III, 5DS, 6D, 7D, 7D Mark II, 40D, 50D, 60D, 70D, 100D / SL1 / Kiss X7, 450D / Rebel XSi / Kiss X2, 500D / Rebel T1i / Kiss X3, 550D / Rebel T2i / Kiss X4, 600D / Rebel T3i / Kiss X5, 650D / Rebel T4i / Kiss X6, 700D / T5i / Kiss X7i, 1000D / Rebel XS / Kiss F, 1100D / Rebel T3 / Kiss X50, 1200D / T5 / Kiss X70

Nikon: D4, D4s, Df, D600, D610, D750, D800/D800e, D810, D810A, D5000, D5100, D5200, D5300, D5500, D7000, D7100, D7200, D3, D3s, D3x, D700, D300/D300s, D90 (D3000 - D3300 are not supported).

Video recording: Nikon D5100 / D5200 / D5300 / D5500 / D7000 / D7100 / D7200 / D800 / D810 / D810A / D600 / D610 / D750 / D4 / D4s, Canon 1d Mark IV / 1D X / 1D C / 5D Mark II / 5D Mark III / 5DS / 7D / 7D Mark II / 60D / 70D / 500D / 550D / 1100D / 600D / 650D / 700D / 750D / 760D / 6D / 1200D

Limitations: free (unregistered) version does not allow to shoot in RAW format. A license can be purchased from http://heliconsoft.com or via menu/Register button from within Helicon Remote.

Recent changes:
* Canon 5DS support
* Fixed a problem with saving images when the camera is set to JPEG + RAW, and one format is left in the camera while the other is moved to the device
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About Helicon Remote
Helicon Remote is a utility for tethered shooting and camera remote control compatible with all recent Nikon and Canon DSLR cameras (except for D3000 / D3100 / D3200 / D3300, full list below).

USB OTG adapter is required if your device doesn't have full size USB socket!

Key features:
- Wi-Fi support (Nikon WT and Canon WFT modules, Canon 6D, Nikon D7100 etc.)
- Automated focus bracketing (focus bracketing, exposure bracketing and time lapse shooting can be combined in any way possible)
- Focus stacking result preview
- Extra long exposures - up to 32 min (all Canon cameras, Nikon D750 / Df / D600 / D610 / D800 / D810 / D4 / D4s / D7100 / D7200 / D5200 / D5300 / D5500)
- Advanced exposure bracketing
- Image review
- Geotagging (on devices with GPS receiver)
- Full screen Live View
- Focus areas highlighting
- Live View noise averaging
- Time lapse shooting
- Video recording
- Burst (continuous) shooting

- Hyper focal distance and DOF calculator
- Live histogram (gray/RGB)


Please see http://www.heliconsoft.com/heliconsoft-products/helicon-remote/ for more information about the desktop version of Helicon Remote

Device requirements:
- Android 4.0.3+
- USB host (also called USB OTG) support (USB OTG adapter is required if your device doesn't have full size USB socket). Note that some Android devices have limited USB support. Those will not detect cameras, even if they detect other devices like USB sticks or mice successfully. You can use this app to find out whether your device has full USB OTG support: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.tauruslabs.usbhostcheck
- Touch screen

Note: Motorola Droid phones need externally powered USB hub/dock station. Many HTC devices don't have USB host at all.

Camera compatibility:
Canon: 1D Mark III, 1Ds Mark III, 1D Mark IV, 1D C, 1D X, 5D Mark II, 5D Mark III, 5DS, 6D, 7D, 7D Mark II, 40D, 50D, 60D, 70D, 100D / SL1 / Kiss X7, 450D / Rebel XSi / Kiss X2, 500D / Rebel T1i / Kiss X3, 550D / Rebel T2i / Kiss X4, 600D / Rebel T3i / Kiss X5, 650D / Rebel T4i / Kiss X6, 700D / T5i / Kiss X7i, 1000D / Rebel XS / Kiss F, 1100D / Rebel T3 / Kiss X50, 1200D / T5 / Kiss X70

Nikon: D4, D4s, Df, D600, D610, D750, D800/D800e, D810, D810A, D5000, D5100, D5200, D5300, D5500, D7000, D7100, D7200, D3, D3s, D3x, D700, D300/D300s, D90 (D3000 - D3300 are not supported).

Video recording: Nikon D5100 / D5200 / D5300 / D5500 / D7000 / D7100 / D7200 / D800 / D810 / D810A / D600 / D610 / D750 / D4 / D4s, Canon 1d Mark IV / 1D X / 1D C / 5D Mark II / 5D Mark III / 5DS / 7D / 7D Mark II / 60D / 70D / 500D / 550D / 1100D / 600D / 650D / 700D / 750D / 760D / 6D / 1200D

Limitations: free (unregistered) version does not allow to shoot in RAW format. A license can be purchased from http://heliconsoft.com or via menu/Register button from within Helicon Remote.

Recent changes:
* Canon 5DS support
* Fixed a problem with saving images when the camera is set to JPEG + RAW, and one format is left in the camera while the other is moved to the device

Android Market Comments
A Google User
4 days ago
Nice looking but no D3200 support It a nice app with loads of functions and it works great with my friends cannon but I wish it would work with my D3200 if it gets support it would be 5/5 but until then 3/5
A Google User
Aug 27, 2015
Works with cannon t4i and moto x (1st gen) Not the best interface but works with cannon t4i and moto x 1st gen
A Google User
Aug 26, 2015
Camera is not connected on D90 ? Explained it, please?
A Google User
Aug 25, 2015
Not for D600 This app does not work with Nikon D600 and Samsung S4. And like this would not be enough, it has the nerve to ask a humongous amount of money to allow users to shoot RAW. I found other app that does the job perfectly without trying to rip off the users.
A Google User
Aug 25, 2015
Used to work for me I'm having issues with it not detecting the camera at all now I've reinstalled it and when the camera tells me to open the app I open the helicon one yet never detects my camera yet my phone is synced w my camera. I can close I don't have this problem with the EOS Remote app but like the intervalometer on this, also wish you could change the Picture Style and Shooting mode such as 2 sec delay. Please fix this as I want to use this. Also experience much more lag in this app and longer manual focusing times.