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Meet us at Photoshop World Atlanta!

We are excited to be at Photoshop World Conference & Expo in Atlanta this week! Join us in booth #425! In program: daily hands-on product demos, show special for the booth attendees and daily giveaways! During the show, we will be giving away three Promote® Controls (retail value $329): Tuesday 4/8, 3:30pm, booth #425 (two […]

MAJOR FIRMWARE UPDATE 3.0 FOR PROMOTE® CONTROL BRINGS VIDEO CONTROL, IMPROVEMENTS IN TIME-LAPSE AND BULB RAMPING AND SUPPORT FOR SIGMA SD1/SD1 MERRILL CAMERAS

HOUSTON, Texas — February 3, 2014 — Promote® Systems, designer and manufacturer of electronic accessories for DSLR cameras, announced today a major firmware upgrade for the company’s flagship DSLR remote control, the Promote® Control. The Promote® Control has long enriched photographers’ creative arsenal with advanced techniques including high-speed HDR bracketing, Focus Stacking, Time-Lapse, high-precision Bulb Ramping with ISO control. Firmware Version 3.0 now adds an exciting video mode, support for Sigma SD1/SD1 Merrill cameras and significant improvements in Time-Lapse and Bulb Ramping modes, making a great device even better.

Introductory Video to Promote® Control

The new firmware upgrade is available as a free download at http://promote-control.com/support.

 

OVERVIEW OF KEY NEW FEATURES

Video mode

  • The Promote® Control’s new Video mode allows you to remotely control Canon digital SLR cameras capable of Live View video recording. You can remotely control aperture, ISO, shutter speed and even perform a rack focus while recording.

 

By pctrl1 on 2014-01-16

Congratulations to the winner of our Special Prize in the EPSON International Pano Awards Competition for the Best HDR Panorama: Avi Cohen from Canada! ‘Rice Terraces – Guangxi Province’ ‘Along with my friend David, I climbed for over 90 minutes and about 700 steps to get the top of the valley in order to photograph […]

“the Rolls Royce of remote controls”

Belgian photographer and trainer Piet Van den Eynde mentions the Promote Control in his new book ‘Pushing Light. Extending Dynamic Range with HDR and other techniques’: “The Promote Control is the Rolls Royce of remote controls and highly interesting for HDR aficionados.” The PDF ebook covers a broad range of techniques photographers can use to capture […]