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  1. #1
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    Scary-Wi-Fi cameras like the EOS 1-D X can be hacked and used for remote surveillance

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    The good news... and the bad news. It's a brave new world.

    Advice? Always turn off or disconnect WiFi when not in use.
    D7000, D70, CP990, CP900, FE.
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    Ha! See, I can change...


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  3. #3
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    This would be a bigger problem for paparazzi, high profile event and red-carpet photographers I would say (Nikon D4 and Nikon WT-5A wireless remote maybe?).
    Nikon D40|Nikon D5100|AF-S 50mm f/1.4|AF-S 18-105mm DX|SB 900|SB 400|AF-S 35mm f/1.8 DX|AF-S 10-24mm DX

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    This is becoming pretty scary. I can be watched on my computer, my smart TV with a webcam, my digital camera....nuts....

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    A $1 plastic lens cap will solve every one of these issues for unattended spying though any camera.

  6. #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by K1W1 View Post
    A $1 plastic lens cap will solve every one of these issues for unattended spying though any camera.
    Only visual spying- audio recording would still be possible.
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    Nikon D3, D300, F-100, 10.5 Fisheye, 35 f/1.4, 50 f/1.4, 85 f/1.4, Zeiss 100 f/2, 105 f/2.5, 200 f/4 Micro, 200 f/2 VR, 300 f/2.8 AF-S II, 24-70 f/2.8, 70-200 f/2.8, SU-800, SB-900, 4xSB-800, 1.4x and 1.7x TC
    (2) Profoto Acute 2400 packs w/4 heads, Chimera Boxes

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