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Inside a Camera at 10,000 fps

A fascinating look at the mechanics of a modern DSLR shutter brought to you by The Slow Mo Guys. via PetaPixel

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Teardown of the Kodak DCS315 Offers an Inside Look at One of the World’s First DSLRs

Before Canon and Nikon became juggernauts in the world of DSLRs, Kodak actually created one of the first DSLRs by modifying the Nikon Pronea 6i film SLR. Called the Kodak DCS315, the camera was the world’s first DSLR to feature

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Electro-Optic Camera: The first DSLR

The Electro-Optic Camera was designed and constructed by Eastman Kodak Company under a U.S. Government contract in 1987 and 1988. Kodak’s Microelectronics Technology Division (MTD) had announced the first megapixel CCD in 1986. In 1987, a government customer asked Kodak’s

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Android-Based Portable Wireless Remote Control Setup for Nikon DSLR Cameras

Install the DSLR Dashboard app on your Android device, and you can use it to control a Nikon DSLR camera via a USB connection. But in certain situations, tethering the Android device to a camera using a cable is not

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DIY DSLR Wrist Strap

Here is a simple DIY project for a rainy weekend: replace the neck strap that comes with your DSLR with a less obtrusive and more practical wrist strap. This strap is ideal for photo walks and situations where you don’t want your

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