Originally Posted by BDM
The camera will run from an external power supply. It seems to draw about 200 mA in movie mode. I'd like to run it for many hours, and I don't need movies. But it doesn't seem to run in time lapse mode from an external power supply. It shuts down. Is anything known about this?
How long does yours run before it shuts down, and what is your external power source? It should keep shooting stills until the memory card is full, the power source is insufficient, or you manually shut it off. Unless... something else is going on with yours.