Eventually, it evolved from an RS connector to a parallel connector then eventually to a USB connection. The following comments refer to Version 2. The QuickCam product line was acquired by Logitech in The grayscale QuickCam is equipped with a Texas Instruments CCD, a frame-transfer chip with an array of x 10micron-square pixels. Since it is being made with a great albeit inexpensive camera, and since obtaining the highest resolution images is not the main objective anyway, my observing site is not the most adequate for that purpose , I decided to call the project MOON-“Light”. One of the best places to get all the information needed is now perhaps the Astrocam web-page in French.

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Promote cracked software, or other illegal content. For instance, to demonstrate the effect of atmospheric turbulence on telescopic images why not producing a short real-time animation of a bright star in- and out-of-focus?

Connectix releases color cam for Mac

But there are other simpler projects that can be attempted. The new version of QuickMovie offers digital effects such as image mirroring and flipping so users can change the video orientation while recording. The qukckcam camera sports the familiar spherical eyeball form, and connects ocnnectix a Macintosh via both a serial port and an ADB keyboard and mouse port. Click on the following links for the driver package readme info: You are logged in as. FreePulse Wireless Headphones Squeezebox.

We can immediately visualize such images stored in the Film Roll using the quickPICT software in order to choose and save the best ones. Select type connetcix offense: QuickPICT also has a timed snapshot feature with visual and audible countdowns, and the ability to expose a still image for a user-selectable number of seconds.


All original images I obtain are first processed with a master flat-field frame obtained averaging various images of a white target. Improved sensor and optical system, optimised for indoor use [3] Parallel model only. Connectix Color QuickCam 2.

The remaining 3 pins in each plug are not used. I just bought a plastic adaptor for AA-sized batteries it allows to put 4 AA sized batteries in series onto which I mounted i. QCIF x pixels low resolution mode.

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Mosaic of day 7 of the lunation, showing craters Theophilus, Cyrillus, Catharina and Piccolomini, as well as Rupes Altai. Thank You for Submitting Your Review,! This will give images a non-photographic appearance, without smooth gradients. Anyway, don’t expect to get the maximum possible resolution with this setup.

In my case, I routinely use an extra 15m parallel cable YES! Both are supplied with the QuickCam.

Connectix releases color cam for Mac – CNET

conhectix Since the QuickCam uses so little power, each charge will produce various hours-long imaging sessions except if, as I have alredy quickvam by accident, one forgets to disconnect the battery pack at the end of the imaging session. To get the best signal-to-noise ratio possible it is advantageous to average several original images, e.

There is usually sufficient light to use short integration times, and it’s an adequate camera-telescope combination to obtain intermediate magnification images or to work with poor seeing conditions. Sold overunits from to Click here to review our site terms of use. The original QuickCam was developed by Connectix in for nationwide commercial sale and was the first widely marketed webcam-like device, although its original advertising did not use the term “webcam” or refer to the World Wide Webthen in cilor infancy.


Since it is being made with a great conneectix inexpensive camera, and since obtaining the highest resolution images is not the main objective anyway, my observing site is not the most adequate for that purposeI decided to call the project MOON-“Light”.

Finally, I glued the tripod adaptor that was present within the original QuickCam sphere to the switch box 3 in fig1. I am currently ccolor in the production of an Atlas of Moon composed of images obtained with the grayscale QuickCam.

The grayscale QuickCam and a small scope will do the job. Features a digital zoom that focuses on the user’s face. If you obtain a series of partially overlapping frames that connectic cover the moon disk, and providing that camera settings are unchanged, you can produce nice mosaic images like those shown below here in reduced format.