Opensource – Get Canon EOS DLSR shutter count – Gphoto2

Looking into below, using an interesting blog post l found online from Christopher – click here.

Essentially l am trying to see whether l can get the shutter count of a Pro Canon DLSR camera without using any paid shutter count software.

Progress so far:

Success! – on a Canon EOS 7DMark II:

Above was obtained by – taking off memory cards, boot into Linuxmint, connect via usb 3 cable the camera to the pc, power up the camera, run the command in a linux terminal.

Good article(s) of Christopher:

 

Useful linux/gphoto2 commands:
lsusb
gphoto2 –auto-detect

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