Introduction: Cheap Wide Range Optical

Make a Wide Range camera with a hubcap and a webcam

Step 1: Buy a Hubcap

You must find a Combi Volkwagen Hubcap ( or any other hemispherical mirror ). look to prototype

Step 2: Safety Webcam

put your Webcam in a waterproof box .

Step 3: Make a Hole Inthe Cover

Make a hole in the cover, and close the box.

Step 4: Use It !

Put the hubcap under the webcam. Fix it on a piece of your home or in your garden ...
You'll get a cheap all sky camera .

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dorejc (author)2012-01-02

3 years later , th ehow-to video http://youtu.be/x4ddMdi9C0c

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LinuxH4x0r (author)2008-04-15

great idea! I might use this for star photography

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dorejc (author)LinuxH4x0r2008-04-15

I use it for Meteor Capture, and all other things who fly with flash light. Try with a motion capture software . JC

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LinuxH4x0r (author)dorejc2008-04-15

I'll try it as soon as I get all the stuff. Thanks for the tip

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rimar2000 (author)2008-04-15

Very good idea.

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