DSLR Bluetooth Camera Dongle for Remote Shutter Release via App


An Inside Glimpse Into the Development of BlueSLR's connected camera attachment


Product Design Requirements

The client, an avid photographer, came to  Design 1st wanting to expand the functionality of traditional DSLR cameras with Bluetooth connectivity to an app for both remote shutter function and encoding GPS coordinates.

Design and Engineering Challenges

Implementing Design 1st’s proven process, the team was able to overcome several obstacles to:

Product Results

Through creativity and technical understanding, the Design 1st team developed an award-winning product, ready for volume production and market.

Award-Winning Product that went From Idea to fully manufactured in under nine months

“The decision to engage with Design 1st to be our design partner was an excellent investment. They had the talent to take our idea, render it, complete the engineering, prototype it and work through the physical, ergonomic and aesthetic aspects of both the manufacturable product and the retail package. All of which allowed me to focus on the software and the the business.”
Mike Tettenborn
Director of Engineering, Caframo Ltd.

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