TPB #35 – Flash Lag

Posted by:

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
* ...

Continue Reading →
1

TPB #22 – Building a Photo Booth

Posted by:

This week I show you how I built a photo booth. The main elements used are:

Sparkbooth Software
Microsoft LifeCam
Photo Printer
Red Button
Old Mouse
Laptop
Lamp

UPDATE:
And here are the resulting photos.

Continue Reading →
20

TPB #12 – Projectile Sensor Setup

Posted by:

This episode discusses how to assemble the projectile sensor and connect it to the Alan Sailer’s Flickr Photostream

  • Music by Dan-O
  • Forum posts about ...
  • Continue Reading →
    1

    TPB #9 – Photogate Sensor

    Posted by:

    This episode is about the photogate sensor and how to use it with the Camera Axe. It goes through how this sensor works, use cases, and how to set it up.

    Continue Reading →
    0