YouTube home #DearMe
Upload

Loading...

Owl1_0002.wmv

1,107

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Uploaded on Jan 25, 2011

Owl panoramic head going through the movements for a 360/180 image. http://flic.kr/p/9dt86h

The unit is computer controller with a netbook running Papywizard software. I shot this before I received the proper cover for the control box so please excuse the wires.

I have a challenge for you Arduino programmers. The first person who comes up with a good program for an Arduino to control this unit will get one set of the mechanics in exchange for the program. The program must be capable of:
1/ Following a sequence of moves to complete a 360/180 image with various lenses these may be calculated in the controller or preprogrammed.
2/ Must be able to select the number of shots at each position for bracketing.
3/ Capable of shooting a gigapixel image by moving to the two opposing diagonal corners to define the coverage and then calculating the sequence based on the lens focal length and overlap desired.
4/ Implement Big Easy stepper motor drivers and Opto-isolators for the shutter

Bonus for 3rd stepper motor control and timelapse capability.

Loading...

Advertisement
Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up Next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to