a real quick question, with what i hope will be a real simple answer. there are times when i'd like to use a self timer like the ones shown below in place of my cable release. i am using a 110 super symmar xl, 150 sironar-s, and 240 fujinon-a all on technika boards.
there is very little room between the cable release attachment point on the lens and the lens board - so much so that i at times have had trouble attaching the release! i was wondering if it was possible to use one of these self timer devices on my lenses, or if there isn't adequate clearance between the attach point and the board.
the timers i'm referring to are the following:
do these things work? i've read that they can at times be damaging to the shutter release mechanism... is there any truth to that?