TPB #37 – Camera Axe 5 Shield Cases

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This week’s video is about cases for the Camera Axe 5 Shield. I show a few different cases that people in the Camera Axe community have made and discuss some of the things to consider when making a case. If you have made your own case and have pictures online please post a link to it in the comments.

* Longer Buttons
* First case shown
* Second case shown
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TPB #36 – Camera Axe Intervalometer and Timelapse

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This video shows how to use the Intervalometer menu on the Camera Axe to take timelapse photos. The Camera Axe has start delay, interval time, number of shots, bulb time, HDR support, and mirror lockup. This is one of the most powerful intervalometers I’ve seen. If people have ideas about ways to make the intervalometer better let me know.

I use Quicktime Pro to turn the photos into a movie. I’ll probably ...

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TPB #35 – Flash Lag

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This video is about measuring the lag between when a flash is triggered and when light is emitted from that flash. I show the setup I’m using to measure this and then I measure this flash lag for a Yongnuo YN460, Canon 580EX, and a Canon 580EXII. I found the flash lag to be around 50-60 microseconds which is 1000x faster than your typical shutter lag.

Other related videos:

* Understanding Shutter Lag
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