Tuesday, April 18, 2006

Camera Fun

From the "Had to play with the new toy" department:

I wanted to test the noise levels of the camera, and also wanted to play with the continuous shooting mode. Luckily, we had a storm come through this evening. So, I stood in the garage and shot toward the corner streetlight. A couple of lightning strikes provided occasional illumination in the clouds, and a car turning onto the street provided an interesting opportunity to examine the camera's reaction to changing light conditions.

The results of this experiment are cataloged in the following movie, wherein each frame (shot @ 5 fps) is displayed for 1/2 second to slow down time and extend the sequence...