I can’t trigger my camera through the Unleashed app

There are many reasons the shutter might be not working. The simplest is that autofocus is on, but the camera is pointing at something it can’t focus on (a solid color wall, for example). This can often happen when you’re not looking through the viewfinder/checking on the camera. Also, certain camera settings can prevent the […] Read more…

I’m having issues with the app using an Android phone

If you are experiencing one of the following issues, you may be dealing with Android-specific problems: Unleashed cannot be found Unleashed is found, but does not pair Unleashed worked before, but suddenly won’t connect. Thumbnails always stop loading at 98-99%. We have had numerous issues with Android, and unfortunately, after all our debugging efforts, we […] Read more…

How does the Unleashed affect my camera’s weather-sealing?

Unfortunately, your camera will not be as well protected as when the rubber cap is on. This is always the case when you connect accessories via the side ports (USB etc.). Should weather-sealing be critical we’d recommend using a camera rain cover or covering it with some duct tape as this can always be removed […] Read more…

How do I update the Unleashed firmware via the App?

To update the firmware/see the update notification you may need to update the app first (either in the App Store or Google Play store. Once you’ve done this, the update will be available in your Unleashed profile in the app. There will be a red notification badge next to the Unleashed in the bottom left […] Read more…

Is the new Unleashed compatible with external GPS devices?

Yes! We recently added support for directly pairing either the Holux M-241 Plus, the QStarz BL-1000ST or BL-1000GT with the Unleashed. This was possible since these GPS Receivers are some of the few that support Bluetooth Low Energy. Unfortunately most other GPS receivers use only Classic Bluetooth (as did our Unleashed’09) but the new Unleashed […] Read more…

Is the Unleashed compatible with L-brackets?

Yes, it is very likely that it will work with your L-bracket. Most L-Brackets have a cut-out area around the connectors, so you still have access to the sockets. This is exactly where the Unleashed plugs in, and since it is so small, it will usually fit in that cutout area. On Nikons Pro DSLRs, […] Read more…

How do I use the Auto Ramp to do a Holy Grail Timelapse?

Auto Exposure Ramped Timelapse: The Holy Grail 1. AUTO RAMP is an advanced timelapse mode to let you create “Holy Grail” timelapses: smooth day-to-night transitions such as sunsets or sunrise timelapses. 2. To shoot these, the camera’s settings need to be adjusted continuously while taking the timelapseas the light changes. In this mode, the Unleashed […] Read more…

How do I set up a Timelapse in the app?

Timelapse 1. The top area of the screen shows a summary of the camera’s current settings. You can change those settings by tapping on that area to see the detailed camera settings. 2.In the center area you can set the interval i.e. in what frequency a photo should be taken, and the duration i.e. for […] Read more…