Take a picture
Take a picture using Image Capture when a compatible camera is connected to your computer. Images are saved to your computer.
Check your camera’s documentation to see if it supports tethered shooting and whether special setup instructions are needed.
Connect your camera to your computer, then turn on the camera.
In Image Capture, select the camera in the Devices or Shared list.
Choose File > Take Picture.
If the Take Picture command is dimmed, your camera doesn’t support this feature.
Set options for taking pictures:
Manual (space or return key): Take a picture whenever the Take Picture window is active and you press the Space bar or Return key.
Automatically every: Take pictures at regular intervals. Set the interval, then click Start.
Download new images to: Download pictures to the folder you choose in the pop-up menu.
Delete after downloading: Delete a picture from the camera after it’s downloaded.