• Get the app

    Here are the instructions to get the iUSBportCAMERA app for your device:

    iPad

    1. Download it directly by clicking here.
    2. Or search iUSBport in the App Store.

    Mac OS X

    1. Download and unzip the iUSBportCAMERA Mac OS software.
    2. Connect iUSBportCAMERA (formerly CameraMator) device via USB cable to your camera.
    3. Turn on the camera and iUSBportCAMERA.
    4. Tap the power button on the iUSBportCAMERA once.
    5. When you see “Self-Client Mode?”, tap the power button again to activate self-client mode.(If you see “Power Off?” instead of “Self-Client Mode?”, it means your device is not connected to a powered on DSLR camera as mentioned in Step 2 and 3. Also make sure that the iPad app is not connected to the device)
    6. Connect your Mac computer to the same Wi-Fi network as iUSBportCAMERA.
    7. Open the iUSBportCAMERA Mac OS software.
    8. In the software, enter the IP address of iUSBportCAMERA (default is 192.168.0.1).
    9. Select a folder where the incoming images will save to.
    10. Select to import RAW, JPG or both types of images.
    11. Click “Start” to begin importing.
    12. You can use Adobe Lightroom or any software to watch and auto import from the folder. In Lightroom 4, it’s File>Auto Import>Auto Import Settings>Choose Watched Folder>Enable Auto Import.

    iPhone, iPod, Android and PC

    Phase 1 – update to the latest version of firmware

    1. Download the 2 files (IUSBPCAM.SEF and iusbport_camera) to the main directory of a USB flash drive. Ignore CAMERAMATOR.SEF unless you are updating from the older CameraMator device.
    2. Insert USB drive into the USB port of the iUSBportCAMERA device.
    3. Turn on iUSBportCAMERA device.
    4. Display will show “Update?″. Press power button once to confirm.
    5. Device takes about a minute to update firmware and will shutdown automatically when done
    6. Turn on iUSBportCAMERA device again.
    7. Display will show “Refresh App?”. Press power button once to confirm.
    8. Once that is done. The device will restart with web app functionality enabled.

    Phase 2 – open the web app

    1. Connect your camera to iUSBportCAMERA and turn both devices on.
    2. Connect your Android/iOS/Mac/PC to the same Wi-Fi network as iUSBportCAMERA.
    3. Open Safari or Chrome web browser and enter the IP address of iUSBportCAMERA (http://192.168.0.1) in the URL address bar.
    4. You will see the “CameraControl.html” icon. Select this icon to open Camera Control.
    5. On some Android devices, the screen may not orientate properly. Just rotate the Android device to reorientate the screen.
    6. Web app will see the camera and a green button will light up. If the web app shows a red button, it means that another device is already connected to the camera.
    7. Don’t forget to tap the green button to turn off camera live view when you are done as closing the web browser/app will not disengage live view.

    Note: known web app limitations:

    1. Remember to turn off live view when you are done as closing the web browser/app will not disengage the camera from live view.
    2. Video recording is not yet supported in this version, will be made available in the next version.
    3. Touch focusing may not work with some Nikon cameras. We will fix this in the next version.
    4. Older Android devices may be slow at running this web app due to limited processing power.