Monthly Archives: July 2010

Arduino Camera Trigger v2 – First demonstration

So, after some significant coding help from a friend, the time-lapse portion of my Arduino based Camera Trigger project is fully operational!   I threw my camera on a tripod and aimed it out my back window to watch the sun … Continue reading

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Arduino Based Camera Trigger – Components

I thought I’d make a list of components included so far in the Camera Trigger project.  Keep in mind that things might change at any time and so this list could be updated…  If you have any questions about why … Continue reading

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Touch-Sensing Dual Bed-Side Light Switch

I was out shopping for a bedroom set with my partner a little while ago and one of the sets that was shown to us by an anxious sales-person had a bed frame with an interesting feature.  It had a … Continue reading

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Arduino based Camera Trigger

A couple of years ago I built an Arduino based intervalometer for my DSLR.  It triggered the Canon EOS350’s focus and shutter at pre-programmed intervals.  I built it because I had seen some nice time-lapse photography and wanted to try … Continue reading

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LED License Plate Frame – Remote Control Analysis

So, I’ve been trying to work out a way to quickly and easily reprogram those LED license plate frames you see on the backs of people’s cars.  Progress has gone well so far, and you can read about the plan … Continue reading

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Proof-of-Concept – LED License Plate Frame Rapid Automated Reprogramming

As I mentioned previously, I was being bitten by the bug of figuring stuff out, so I couldn’t resist going out to purchase one of those LED scrolling license plate frames.  I quickly got it hooked up to a 12V … Continue reading

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LED License Plate Frames

I’ve seen more and more of these LED License Plate Frames around town lately. While I do think that they’re pretty dumb looking and merely used by owners to distract away from their inadequate physical and psychological characteristics, I have … Continue reading

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