Posts with the tag photography

Setting up a Raspberry Pi with Auto-Timelapse Recording

This blog post is still in the makes, you can, however, already take advantage of the pretty content available so far.

  1. Install Arch Linux ARM on SD Card (get the image from here)
  2. Plug SD card into RPi, connect the Camera Module (see this) and power up the RPi
  3. SSH into...

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Using the Raspberry Pi Camera Board on Arch Linux ARM

Update 2014-01-14: There is now a completely Python-based camera-interface for you to work with: picamera

Preparations

Add /opt/vc/bin to your $PATH:

# To add /opt/vc/bin temporarily to your $PATH:
PATH=$PATH:/opt/vc/bin

and set up your /boot/config.txt to contain the following:

gpu_mem=128
start_file=start_x.elf
fixup_file<span...

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Lenses for SLR and DSLR cameras

This is a table how the focal lengths of the old lenses for 35mm analogue SLR cameras translate to those of newer APS-C sized Canon image sensor based digital SLRs. I wrote this post to know about the equivalent focal lengths for my Canon Rebel T3 and my old...

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Canon Rebel T3

The Canon Rebel T3, in Europe called EOS 1100D is the entrance level digital SLR camera from Canon. The kit comes with the Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II lens.

The kit includes

  • EOS...

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