Monthly Archives: December 2014

New year – projects? Rotating macro stage…to become a goniometer?

It’s ┬áNew Year and I am starting to think about what I will be making in the next 12 months. Certainly, I will be wanting to improve on existing designs. Currently, I have functioning versions of the following set-ups: High … Continue reading

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Building a rangefinder-based high-speed macro photographic system

At the beginning of the year, I set out to make a high speed photography system with the specific objective of taking photographs of flying insects. The first system I built was a cross-beam setup. In a cross-beam system two … Continue reading

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