Flash-Controlled Object Turntable
- This might be of interest to some of the people discussing automated
object movie production. This person built a turntable that rotates to
the next position automatically after detecting a flash:
I'm not sure I would be shooting object movies with a flash but, it's an
- Andrew Crawford wrote:
> I'm not sure I would be shooting object movies with a flash but,it's > an interesting idea.
Curious idea, but I think I can see why.
With my system, the microcontroller controls the table and the camera.
However, if you are using a camera that does not have remote shutter
or you do not want to 'hack' it for remote operation, this is a
I would put a visible-light-blocking (IR-pass) filter over the flash
and use tungsten for the main lighting.
You also need an option to do a 360 degree rotation without operating
the camera so that you can check centring of the subject.