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Nikon ML-L3 Wireless Remote Control (Infrared)

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Nikon ML-L3 Wireless Remote Control (Infrared)
Key Features
  • Wireless Remote Shutter Release
  • Minimizes Vibrations
  • Good for Close-ups & Time Exposures
  • Range: 16'
The ML-L3 Wireless Remote Control from Nikon is a wireless shutter release capable of instantly triggering the shutter of select Nikons, without disturbing the camera, up to a distance of approximately 16' / 4.87m in front of the camera. The remote can work from behind the camera as well, however its range is not as long. It is recommended for taking pictures of subjects that are difficult to approach, or to minimize vibration for close-ups and time exposure. The ML-L3 supports the bulb exposure camera setting making it a worthwhile accessory for shooting long time exposures for low-light photography or unusual daylight effects.
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Nikon ML-L3 Overview

The ML-L3 Wireless Remote Control from Nikon is a wireless shutter release capable of instantly triggering the shutter of select Nikons, without disturbing the camera, up to a distance of approximately 16' / 4.87m in front of the camera. The remote can work from behind the camera as well, however its range is not as long. It is recommended for taking pictures of subjects that are difficult to approach, or to minimize vibration for close-ups and time exposure. The ML-L3 supports the bulb exposure camera setting making it a worthwhile accessory for shooting long time exposures for low-light photography or unusual daylight effects.

Long Exposure Shooting
The ML-L3 supports the bulb exposure camera setting making it a worthwhile accessory for shooting long time exposures during low-light photography sessions, or for unusual daylight effects.

When the ML-L3 remote control is used in M mode, users can select '- -' as the shutter speed. At this setting, the shutter opens when the shutter-release button on the ML-L3 remote control is pressed (2 seconds after the button is pressed in delayed remote mode) and remains open until the remote-control shutter-release button is pressed a second time (maximum exposure time is 30 minutes). Nikon recommends using a fully-charged EN-EL3 battery or an optional EH-5 AC adapter when using long exposures. For information regarding using the ML-L3 with flash please see the camera's user manual. Basically, depress the timer 3x to get it ready, press to start the shot and step away. Come back and press the button again and it stops the shot.

Camera Compatibility
  • DSLRs:
    • D3000
    • D3200
    • D3300
    • D3400
    • D40
    • D40X
    • D50
    • D5000
    • D5100
    • D5200
    • D5300
    • D5500
    • D60
    • D600
    • D610
    • D70
    • D70s
    • D7000
    • D7100
    • D7200
    • D750
    • D7500
    • D80
    • D90

  • 1-Series Mirrorless:
    • J1
    • J2
    • V1
    • V2
    • V3

  • COOLPIX:
    • A
    • P7000
    • P7100
    • P7700
    • P7800
    • P900
UPC: 018208047307

Nikon ML-L3 Specs

Item TypeWireless: IR (Infrared)
Camera ConnectionNikon IR
Interval Timer/ProgrammableNo
Live ViewNo
App CompatibleNo
Wireless Range16' / 4.9 m
Transmitter Power SourceBattery
Transmitter Battery Requirements1 x CR2025
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.05 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)2.65 x 2 x 0.8"

Nikon ML-L3 Reviews

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By Denis
Rated 4 out of 5
Date: 2022-11-09

This remote works good on my Nikon D750 but it does not work on my the Nikon D7000. I don't know why.

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By Marcia
Rated 4 out of 5
Date: 2022-08-01

ML-L3 Works well this is the second one I have had the reason I had to replace my first one is it is very difficult to get the battery out you have to push to the side and down I had trouble doing that and broke it in the process I will be more careful with this one. The ease of changing the battery is the only reason I knocked this from a five to a four

Didn't Work

By Kristy
Rated 1 out of 5
Date: 2022-07-31

Bought this product and could not get it to work despite trying multiple fixes I found online. Complete waste of money.

Very simple shutter

By Leonardo
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-07-03

This is a excelente remote and very simple shutter

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By Allen
Rated 4 out of 5
Date: 2022-06-01

This device does a good job of releasing the shutter from a distance, but the camera de-activates the remote setting after a few minutes. Not good if you are waiting for a shy wildlife and you have to go to the camera to re activate the remote function. I know it is to save the battery, but I'd rather it stay on longer and I can change or charge the battery later - after I get the shot!

Great for long exposure shots!

By Cris
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-05-30

The Nikon ML-L3 Wireless Remote Control is very helpful in taking timed and long exposure photos. It is lightweight and comes with a nifty little case.

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By Clifford
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-10-09

This another great product that you offer, I have used it many times since I received it and I have no problems.

always helpful

By Georgeann
Rated 5 out of 5
Date: 2022-08-09

I purchased a wireless remote. The agent was helpful to understand my choices. Got a good price too!

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Instructions?

Instructions?
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Yes, click the link below to view; https://onlinemanual.nikonimglib.com/d7500/en/20_remote_control_01.html
Answered by: Rob
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Asked by: George W R.
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is it compatible with nikon j4?
Asked by: David N.
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Answered by: Richard G.
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Is this remote compatible with the Nikon D800?
Asked by: Anonymous
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Is this compatible with Nikon D 7500

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