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Strange camera rig to catch snowflakes

Discussion in 'Other Systems' started by Matero, Dec 2, 2013.

  1. Matero

    Matero Mu-43 Veteran

    455
    Jun 22, 2013
    Finland
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  2. Cruzan80

    Cruzan80 Mu-43 All-Pro

    Aug 23, 2012
    Denver, Co
    Sean Rastsmith
    Looks like he took a Helios 44, reversed it and then put a ton of gaffers tape to block the light. Interesting DIY approach.
     
  3. Crdome

    Crdome Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Sep 11, 2011
    West Central Indiana
    Chrome
    Thanks for sharing. I'm certain I have enough tape to accomplish. But patient? I'm doubtful
     
  4. Cruzan80

    Cruzan80 Mu-43 All-Pro

    Aug 23, 2012
    Denver, Co
    Sean Rastsmith
    The biggie st issue i am wondering how he overcame is keeping the focus point beyond the front of the lens. Judging by the pics, it also looks like a bridge camera, which may help with dof issues, depending on sensor size. I think they look amazing, personally. But also a fan of snow OUTside the house...

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