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A shutter is a device that allows light to pass for a determined period of time, for the purpose of exposing photographic film or a light-sensitive electronic sensor to light to capture a permanent image of a scene.

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Nikon D3S - Controlling CMOS image acquisition time

Is there a way to achieve the following sequence? open the shutter, wait until it is fully settled in open position, clear the CMOS sensor (remove accumulated charge), start collecting photons, ...
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Do DSLRs allow use of electronic shutter for photography for stop-motion?

I'm going to be purchasing a DSLR soon for doing frame-by-frame paper, stop-motion animation video work. I do not want to have to keep fixing a mechanical shutter for my DSLR, which I hear is a ...
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Disable built-in IR-sensor (Nikon D3s)?

What is an IR-sensor of the shutter? For shutter release? Can I disable it (software-wise or hardware-wise) or remove it to prevent leakage of IR into CMOS when IR-filter is removed?
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Nikon D5100 shutter button not working

I'm having problems with my Nikon D5100, generally when I first pick it up it will work fine for 3, maybe 4, shots then the button just stops working, I press it but nothing happens. If I change to ...