Compatible Remote Switch (EOS REBEL T4i/EOS 650D)

Article ID: FAQ100255 | Date published: 05/29/2015 | Date last updated: 08/15/2015


Remote Controller and Remote Switch

You can use Timer Remote Controller RC-6 or Remote Switch RS-60E3 ( sold separately) to the camera and shoot with it.

  • For details on these accessories' operation procedures, see the respective instruction manuals.
  • In addition to the accessories above, you can use Remote Controller RC-1/RC-5 (sold separately). It can also be used when shooting movies. However, the RC-5 cannot be used to take still images in the Movie shooting mode.

Remote Control Shooting

Remote controller RC-6 (Sold separately) enables you to take pictures wirelessly up to about 5 meters/16.4 feet from the camera. You can either shoot immediately or use a 2-sec. delay.

1. Flip out the LCD monitor, and then set the power switch to <ON>. For the details about how to open the LCD monitor, see How to use the vari-angle LCD monitor of the EOS REBEL T4i/EOS 650D.

2. Press < >(Drive mode selection button) when the camera is ready to shoot.

3. Press the <Cross Keys> to select [ ](Self-timer: 10sec./remote), and then press the <SET> button.

4. Point the remote controller toward the camera's remote control sensor and press the transmit button.

5. The camera will autofocus. When focus is achieved, the self-timer lamp will light and the picture will be taken.
Camera misoperation may occur near certain types of fluorescent lights. During wireless remote control, try to keep the camera away from fluorescent light.
When shooting movies
Start and stop movie shooting using the Remote Controller RC-6 (sold separately).
If you set the shooting timing switch to the <2> position and press the transmit button, movie shooting will start. If the switch is set to < > (immediate shooting), still photo shooting will take effect.

Connecting the Remote Switch

Remote Switch RS-60E3 (sold separately) comes with an approx. 60 cm/2.0 ft cord. When connected to the cameras remote control terminal, Remote Switch RS-60E3 can be used to press the shutter button halfway and completely.

1. Open the terminal cover.

2. Connect the plug to the remote control terminal.

To disconnect the plug, grasp the plug's silver part and pull out.



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