Introduction: Cheap Wide Range Optical

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Make a Wide Range camera with a hubcap and a webcam

Step 1: Buy a Hubcap

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

Step 2: Safety Webcam

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put your Webcam in a waterproof box .

Step 3: Make a Hole Inthe Cover

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

Step 4: Use It !

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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 .


dorejc (author)2012-01-02

3 years later , th ehow-to video

LinuxH4x0r (author)2008-04-15

great idea! I might use this for star photography

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

LinuxH4x0r (author)dorejc2008-04-15

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

rimar2000 (author)2008-04-15

Very good idea.

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