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Vello Wireless ShutterBoss 4.0 Remote Timer and Trigger for Select Sony Multi-Terminal Cameras

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Vello Wireless ShutterBoss 4.0 Remote Timer and Trigger for Select Sony Multi-Terminal Cameras
Key Features
  • Frequency: 2.4 GHz
  • Range: 196'
  • Automatic Smart Code Frequency Pairing
  • Number of Shots from 1-199 or Infinite
The Wireless ShutterBoss 4.0 Remote Timer and Trigger for Select Sony Multi-Terminal Cameras from Vello offers enhanced levels of exposure control with timer functionality, featuring interval shooting, long exposures, continuous shooting, and a self-timer.
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Vello ShutterBoss 4.0 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2At a Glance
  • 3Interval Shooting
  • 4Two Second Delay
  • 5Exposure Count
  • 6Exposure Time Bracketing
  • 7Wireless Range
  • 8Smart Code Pairing
  • 9Backlit LCD Display
  • 10Audible Beep
  • 11Compatible Cameras

The Wireless ShutterBoss 4.0 Remote Timer and Trigger for Select Sony Multi-Terminal Cameras from Vello offers enhanced levels of exposure control with timer functionality, featuring interval shooting, long exposures, continuous shooting, and a self-timer.

Achieve time-lapse photos of blooming flowers, sunsets, or the night sky. The wireless remote allows reduced camera shake when photographing subjects under high magnification or at slow shutter speeds—the less the camera is touched, the sharper the image. Capture candid photos or photograph dangerous subjects remotely from up to 196 feet away. Choose from 1 to 199 continuous shots or set the remote to trigger an unlimited number of photos.

The Wireless ShutterBoss 4.0 is lightweight, portable, and the perfect companion for photo outings or your next wilderness adventure. The transmitter and receiver are each powered with just two AAA batteries (not included) and quickly pair with an Automatic Smart Code. Set programs quickly using intuitive controls and an easy-to-read backlit LCD screen that displays your active settings and illuminates in low-light conditions. This remote system is full-featured, compact, and a powerful, creative tool for your photography.

At a Glance
  • Wireless remote timer
  • Single, Continuous, and Bulb shooting modes
  • Ideal for long exposures and time-lapse photography
  • Number of shots from 1 to 199 as well as infinite
  • Exposures up to 99 hours 59 minutes 59.9 seconds
  • Wireless signal strength indicator
  • Settings saved when powered off
Interval Shooting
Easily trigger a camera at timed intervals up to 99 hours, 59 minutes, 59 seconds in one-second increments. Set a timed delay, the interval between shots and the exposure time. This is ideal for shooting long exposures and time-lapse photos, like flower blossoms and star trails.
Two Second Delay
Set up a self-portrait in front of the camera with extra time to prepare for the shot.
Exposure Count
Select anywhere from 1 to 199 continuous shots or set the ShutterBoss 4.0 to take an unlimited number of exposures.
Exposure Time Bracketing
Bracketing a series of shots allows several images at different exposures to be captured. These images can later be combined in post to create HDR photos or use this feature to select the best exposed image.
Wireless Range
Shoot from up to 196 feet away to capture candid photos or take pictures of dangerous wildlife from a safe distance.
Smart Code Pairing
Smart code pairing works automatically and chooses the best frequency between the transmitter and receiver. This way you can use both devices right out of the box with very little setup time.
Backlit LCD Display
The backlit LCD panel provides visual reference to your settings as well as activity indicators showing what's currently running on the remote. The display also illuminates for working in low-light situations. Even in the dark, you can be in control.
Audible Beep
The ShutterBoss provides an audible confirmation after each exposure in a sequence or disabled for silent operation.
Compatible Cameras
Sony Alpha: a1, a9 III, a9 II, a9, a7S III, a7S II, a7S, a7R V, a7R IVA, a7R IV, a7R IIIA, a7R III, a7R II, a7R, a7 IV, a7 III, a7 II, a7, a6600, a6500, a6400, 6300, a6100, a6000, a5100, a5000, a3000, a99 II, a77 II, a68, and a58
Sony Cyber-shot: RX1R II, RX10 IV, RX10 III, RX10 II, RX10, RX100 VII, RX100 VI, DSC-RX100 VA, RX100 V, RX100 IV, RX100 III, RX100 II, HX90V, HX400V, HX400, and HX300
UPC: 847628038677

Vello ShutterBoss 4.0 Specs

Key Specs
Item Type
Wireless: RF (Radio Frequency)
Wired
Camera Connection
Sony Multi-Terminal
Interval Timer/Programmable
Yes
Live View
No
Wireless Range
196.9' / 60 m
Camera Connection
Sony Multi-Terminal
Wireless Frequency
2.4 GHz
Interval Timer/Programmable
Yes
Live View
No
Max Timer Delay
99 h, 59 min, 59 sec
Maximum Exposure
99 h, 59 min, 59 sec
Maximum Interval
99 h, 59 min, 59 sec
Shutter Modes
Bulb, Continuous, Single Shot, 2-Second Delay
Wireless Range
196.9' / 60 m
Operating Temperature
22 to 77°F / -10 to 45°C
Receiver Dimensions
3.3 x 1.5 x 1.2" / 85.0 x 37.0 x 31.0 mm
Receiver Power Source
Battery
Receiver Battery Requirements
2x AAA
Receiver Weight
1.4 oz / 40 g (without Batteries)
Transmitter Power Source
Battery
Transmitter Battery Requirements
2x AAA
Transmitter Dimensions
5.1 x 1.8 x 0.8" / 130.0 x 46.0 x 21.0 mm
Transmitter Weight
2.0 oz / 56.5 g (without batteries)
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.37 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
6.2 x 4.9 x 1.4"

Vello ShutterBoss 4.0 Reviews

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They are not listed, but does the Sony version ...

They are not listed, but does the Sony version work with the older NEX cameras? I still have a couple of NEX-7s i use.
Asked by: NICK
Shutterboss won't work with the Nex7. For the Nex7 you can use this RMTDSLR2 https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/916138-REG/sony_rmtdslr2_wireless_remote_commander.html?sts=pi&pim=Y
Answered by: Daniel
Date published: 2022-03-02

I need the hotshoe on my A7iii for my flash. So, ...

I need the hotshoe on my A7iii for my flash. So, where would I attach this Vello receiver? Is there an adapter which could attach to the Tripod?
Asked by: David
You can use this holster to hold the remote for the A7 III: https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1275994-REG/ruggard_rtc_10_attachable_tripod_case_for.html
Answered by: Boyd
Date published: 2022-11-04

Does this have a shutter lock button function ...

Does this have a shutter lock button function like the ShutterBoss II where you lock it on bulb mode and stays lock the shutter until you slide it off from the photo of the remote it doesnt seem to have it?
Asked by: Pat
The following unit does not offer a shutter lock button.
Answered by: hectorm
Date published: 2022-01-19

Can the hot shoe unit be rotated for different ...

Can the hot shoe unit be rotated for different photographer locations? Also, how far does it stick out over the lens? (Will sometimes use it with fisheye lenses)
Asked by: Bill
Unfortunately Vello Wireless ShutterBoss 4.0 Remote Timer and Trigger for Select Sony Multi-Terminal Cameras hot shoe cannot be rotated. The receiver is 3.3 inches long. I would recommend placing a ruler over the hot shoe of your camera and then you can see where 3.3 inches is and it will give you an idea of how far it stick out over the front of the camera.
Answered by: Daniel
Date published: 2022-09-19

When using long exposure mode, the on/off button ...

When using long exposure mode, the on/off button must be pressed to start the exposure. At the end of the set time, does the button need to be pressed agin to stop the exposure or does it automatically stop?
Asked by: Frederick
If the Vello Wireless ShutterBoss 4.0 Remote Timer and Trigger for Select Sony Multi-Terminal Cameras is set to Bulb mode, then you would need to press again to end the exposure. If set for a long exposure time, the exposure will automatically be stopped at the end of that set time without the need to press anything.
Answered by: Yaakov
Date published: 2022-09-21

Is this Vello Is the Vello 4 compatible with ...

Is this Vello Is the Vello 4 compatible with Canon EOS 70D?
Asked by: David
You will need this Canon version to use it with the Canon 70D. https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1617764-REG/vello_rcw_4_c_wireless_shutterboss_4_for.html
Answered by: Daniel
Date published: 2021-11-11

can it control trigger multiple cameras ...

can it control trigger multiple cameras simultaneously? (a7R2 & a7R3)
Asked by: Evan
Yes, the Vello Wireless Shutterboss 4.0 can trigger multiple cameras - in this case, both the A7RII and A7RIII can be triggered. However, each camera will need its own receiver. Please see the manual (under "Setting the Smart Code") in order to pair the second receiver with the transmitter in use.
Answered by: Jeremy
Date published: 2022-01-17

Would the Vello Wireless ShutterBoss 4.0 Remote ...

Would the Vello Wireless ShutterBoss 4.0 Remote Timer and Trigger for Select Sony Multi-Terminal Cameras MFR #RCW-4-S2 be compatible with the Sony A7C and Sony A7 IV cameras?
Asked by: Geng
The compatibility tab below lists the A7iv but not the A7C.
Answered by: Thomas
Date published: 2023-06-20
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