Arduinoer, Photographer, Biker, Geek, Blogger – Andrew Farquharson – wanted to wirelessly take photos with his retro styled Fujifilm x100. The problem being that the retro styling extended to the shutter release, using an old fashioned, manual cable release.
Using a cheap wireless remote for a canon camera, a servo and arduino, Andrew can remotely trigger his camera in all conditions, something an IR trigger wouldn’t have allowed.
In the true spirit of open source, Andrew has released the Arduino Code here
See the full breakdown of the project on Andrew’s blog http://handya.co.nz/post/43777800968/wireless-remote-for-fuji-x100-camera-or-leica