This brilliant GPS gadget allows you to keep track of when and where your photos were taken allowing you to organize your photos geographically! You need to connect the device to your computer to import the logged data and then download your digital images to the computer. Then, the supplied GPS Image Tracker software synchronizes the images with the GPS coordinates using the time readings from the GPS-CS1.
Once the information has been synchronized the photos can be represented as push pins on an online map (courtesy of Google Maps) by activating the Picture Motion Browser software that comes bundled with the latest Sony cameras and camcorders.
If you tend to stay around your home, this product may not be for you, but if you enjoy taking pictures and traveling this must be on your wishlist.
Keep track of your photo locations and dates easily with satellite precision. The GPS-CS1 calculates and records position data. When used with the supplied GPS Image Tracker software, the GPS-CS1 allows you to match the time and location data in the device with your photos. And by using the Picture Motion Browser software, supplied with certain Sony cameras, your photos will be shown on an online map, giving you a whole new way to organize, manage and enjoy your pictures. The GPS-CS1 is compatible with Cyber-shot DSC-S500, S600, S45, W30, W50, W70, W100, H2, H5, T30 and Sony Alpha DSLR-A100.
Using time and location recordings from Sony’s GPS-CS1 GPS device and the time stamp from a Sony digital still camera or camcorder, photo buffs can plot their digital images to a map and pinpoint exactly where they’ve been. The 12-channel GPS unit is 3.5 inches long, weighs two ounces, and is sold with a carabineer to easily attach to a backpack or a belt loop.
To arrange your pictures geographically, import the logged data from the GPS device, using the supplied USB cable, and then download the digital images to a computer. The supplied GPS Image Tracker software synchronizes the images on your digital camera with the latitude, longitude and time readings from the GPS-CS1 device.
Once synchronized, your photos can become virtual push pins on an online map by activating the Picture Motion Browser software bundled with the latest Sony cameras and camcorders. You can easily add new photos and coordinates to the mapping web site, courtesy of Google Maps, and showcase years of globe-trotting.
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