Product Highlights
  • Wireless camera control & software transfer
  • 2.4 and 5GHz Bandwidth
  • Up to 60 m (200') Operation Range
  • USB-C / WiFi Connection
  • 3-5 hrs Battery Runtime
Tether Tools Air Direct Wireless Tethering System Tether Tools Air Direct Wireless Tethering ...
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Your Camera. Your Workflow.
Wireless with Air Direct.

Shoot further, faster, from anywhere, with wireless camera control and transfer from your software. No compromises. Capture One, Lightroom, Smart Shooter, DarkRoom & many other tethering software programs.

Key Features:

  • 5x faster transfer speed and range up to 60 m / 200'
  • Transfer Raw and JPEG to Mac and PC simultaneously
  • Two-way communication from computer to camera, camera to computer
  • One to One camera connection for secure communication
  • USB-C technology for lightning fast transfer
  • 802.11AC Wi-Fi connection. Internet access not required
  • Robust mobile APP

Compatible with Canon, Fuji, Nikon, Sony, Olympus, Panasonic LUMIX, Phase One, Hasselblad, Leica models with USB tether. Not designed for non-supported camera models.
Mobile users enjoy all the benefits of the Air Remote App on iOS and Android devices. Powered by easy access LP-E6 battery or DC input. Air Direct utilizes its own power source and will not drain the camera’s battery. For longer shoots, use large external USB batteries or AC wall power via the supplied DC cable. Air Direct offers the flexibility to hot swap power without ever shutting down. Power and shoot simultaneously.

5x Faster

The latest USB-C technology coupled with 802.11 AC wireless protocol for 5X faster transfer speed. TetherPro Cables for all supported cameras* included.

*Phase One Cable Kit sold separate.

Raw & Jpeg Transfer

Transfer any image file directly from your camera to your computer with Wireless PTP. No watch folders.
No hot folders.

Dual Band, Greater Range

2.4GHz or 5GHz bandwidth for faster transmission, further distance and less environmental interference. Dual high-powered internal antennas for greater range.

Your Software. No Compromises

Air Direct provides all native features in your tether software of choice. Adjust camera settings, LiveView, overlay, capture.Rate and tag images right in
your own catalog.

Power How You Work

Top loading battery for quick access. DC port for external USB Battery Packs or uninterrupted A/C power. Hot swap power and Air Direct remains connected. No downtime.

Robust Mobile App

Go Mobile with Air Direct’s robust app for instant image visibility and intuitive camera controls. Change settings, set timelapse and and Bracketing, Shutter Release, movie mode and more with Canon and Nikon.


  • The Air Direct Utility or ADU allows for Wireless PTP communication between camera and tethering software on MacOS or Windows.
  • Tethering software of your choice such as Capture One, Smart Shooter 4 or Lightroom and many others can be used with Air Direct. (Required for MAC and PC)


  • Air Direct is compatible with iOS and Android devices for Canon and Nikon cameras via Air Remote Mobile App.
  • Air Remote App features creative zone control, live view, bracketing, time-lapse, focus stacking, bulb time, movie mode and more.

Connection Setup

The Air Direct offers two ways to wirelessly tether your camera.

Connect the Air Direct to your PC or Mac via the Air Direct Utility (ADU) and use tethering software of your choice


Connect the Air Direct to your mobile device (phone or tablet) and tether with the Air Remote App.

* Connecting the Air Direct to your mobile device phone or tablet) is compatible with Canon and Nikon cameras only at this time.

TetherPro USB-C 20" Cables are included to support the entire range of camera ports:

  • USB 2.0 Mini-B 5-Pin  
  • USB 2.0 Mini-B 8-Pin  
  • USB 2.0 Micro-B  
  • USB 3.0 Micro-B  
  • USB-C  
* Phase One Cables sold separately (1xUSB C Phase One Port Fit Cable and 1xUSB 3.0 Male B cable)

What's Included

Air Direct Wireless System
TetherPro USB-C 20" Cables
Air Direct DC to USB Power Cable
Air Direct LP-E6 Battery
Air Direct LP-E6 Battery Charger and Charger Cable


Product Specifications

Air Direct Wireless Tethering System

USB Protocol USB-C
Wi-Fi 802.11AC
Bandwidth 2.4 and 5GHz
Range Up to 60 m (200 feet)
Battery Life 3-5 hours
Dimensions 39 x 92 x 68.6 mm (1.5 x 3.6 x 2.7")
Weight 170 g (6 oz.)

Questions & Answers

Tether Tools Air Direct Wireless Tethering System

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