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Find the Shutter Count Value with digiKam

Oct 26, 2010, 20:32 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dmitri Popov)

[ Thanks to Dmitri Popov for this link. ]

"The life expectancy of a DSLR camera is usually measured in shutter actuations. For example, Nikon D5000 is good for about 100,000 shutter clicks. That doesn't mean that your camera dies the day it exceeds its shutter actuation limit, but the shutter count provides a good indication of the camera's condition.

"While none of the major camera manufacturers provide an in-camera feature for checking the shutter count value, you can use digiKam to do that."

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