digiCamControl Alternatives for Linux

    digiCamControl is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is CaptureGRID. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try qDslrDashboard or gphoto. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to digiCamControl and eight of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to digiCamControl are Entangle (Free, Open Source), qStopMotion (Free, Open Source), Multican (Free, Open Source) and Stop Motion Capture (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 13, 2020

    1. Smart Shooter allows you to fully control your camera from your PC, giving you freedom to explore and experiment to help take the perfect picture.
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      Most users think CaptureGRID is a great alternative to digiCamControl.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Raspberry Pi
      qDslrDashboard is a cross platform application for controlling Nikon, Canon and Sony cameras. It uses the PTP and PTP/IP protocol to communicate with the connected DSLR camera. Currently qDslrDashboard is available for Android, iOS, Linux, OSX and Windows platforms.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      gPhoto2 is a free, redistributable, ready to use set of digital camera software applications for Unix-like systems, written by a whole team of dedicated volunteers around the world.
      Most users think gphoto is a great alternative to digiCamControl.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Entangle provides a graphical interface for “tethered shooting”, aka taking photographs with a digital camera completely controlled from the computer.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      qStopMotion is a free application for creating stop-motion animation movies. The users will be able to create stop-motions from pictures imported from a camera or from the harddrive and export the animation to different video formats such as mpeg or avi.
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    2. a Canon EOS class remote control utility which is able to remote control 350D, 300D, 30D, 20D and 5D. It is possible to control more of such cameras in the same time up to six cameras attached. Multican allows scripted remote control of multiple cameras.
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    3. Stop Motion Capture animates a video from single frames. It uses your digi cam to capture these photos. Furthermore it contains various technologies, such as onion skin, bluescreen or export.
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    4. Linux Stopmotion is a Free Open Source application to create stop-motion animations. It helps you capture and edit the frames of your animation and export them as a single file.
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