Dragonframe Tether

Dragonframe Tether (DF Tether) is a free app that allows you to use your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad as a capture source in Dragonframe 4 stop motion animation software.

Install Dragonframe Tether through the App Store on your device.
Requires iOS 10+.


  1. Connect your iOS device to your computer via a USB cable.
  2. Launch Dragonframe 4 software on the computer.
  3. Launch DF Tether on your device.

Dragonframe will automatically detect it and connect to it.

NOTE: Windows user must install iTunes.

Once connected:

  • Dragonframe will show a video preview using the iOS camera.
  • You can control shutter speed, ISO, focus and white balance.
  • Capture JPG or DNG images directly to the computer.

NOTE: Requires Dragonframe 4 on a macOS, Windows, or Linux desktop system. Dragonframe 4 is a separate purchase, and not included with this app.