Nikon d3s User Manual (en)

The D3S is equipped with a ten-pin 
remote terminal for remote control 
and automatic photography. The 
terminal is provided with a cap, 
which protects the contacts when 
the terminal is not in use. The 
following accessories can be used 
(all lengths are approximate):
• Remote Cord MC-22: Remote shutter release with blue, yellow, 
and black terminals for connection to a remote shutter-
triggering device, allowing control via sound or electronic 
signals (length 1 m/3 ft. 3 in.).
• Remote Cord MC-30: Remote shutter release; can be used to 
reduce camera shake (length 80 cm/2 ft. 7 in.).
• Remote Cord MC-36: Remote shutter release; can be used for 
interval timer photography or to reduce camera shake or 
keep the shutter open during a time exposure (length 
85 cm/2 ft. 9 in.).
• Extension Cord MC-21: Can be connected to ML-3 or MC-series 
20, 22, 23, 25, 30, or 36. Only one MC-21 can be used at a 
time (length 3 m/9 ft. 10 in.).
• Connecting Cord MC-23: Connects two cameras for 
simultaneous operation (length 40 cm/1 ft. 4 in.).
• Adapter Cord MC-25: Ten-pin to two-pin adapter cord for 
connection to devices with two-pin terminals, including 
the MW-2 radio control set, MT-2 intervalometer, and ML-2 
modulite control set (length 20 cm/8 in.).
• GPS Unit GP-1 (
0 217): Record latitude, longitude, altitude, 
and UTC time with pictures.
• GPS Adapter Cord MC-35 (
0 217): Connects GPS devices to D3S 
via PC cable supplied by manufacturer of GPS device 
(length 35 cm/1 ft. 2 in.). 
• Modulite Remote Control Set ML-3: Allows infrared remote 
control at ranges of up to 8 m (26 ft. 3 in.).