The Canon DSLR is now powered from an external 2S LiPo Battery pack.

Hacking a DSLR – Creating an External LiPo Battery Pack Modification

In this video I talk about my homemade Canon DSLR external LiPo battery adapter. With this hack* you can replace a Lithium BP-511 battery with a modified Canon DR-400 adapter and a 2S LiPo Battery. This is great for recording long Read More...

Winter in the Barrens Timelapse

This is a 1080p High Definition timelapse sequence of winter in the West Dover Barrens. The footage was filmed from January to March 2012. Most of the footage was captured using a Peleng 8mm fisheye lens on a Canon D60 with a TC-80N3 Read More...

CHDK Motion Detect Plus Script

Version 0.3.1 Released Sept 16, 2012 I created a CHDK motion detection script called "Motion Detect Plus" to take repetitive shots with motion detection. This Motion Detect Plus script adds a repetitive shot feature to the Read More...

Wide-Field Astrophotography in West Dover

Last night the power was out for over four hours in West Dover. After I used up the last of the energy in my UPS unit I had to find something else to do with the evening. Since the power was off in the village the street lights were Read More...

Cloudlapse Time-lapse Video

This is a cloud time-lapse sequence filmed in West Dover, Nova Scotia. To record the time-lapse photos I used a Canon Powershot SD780IS camera with CHDK and the countdown intervalometer script. The song is El naixement de les flors Read More...

Thunder and Lightning Storm Time-lapse

This is a time-lapse recording of a thunder and lightning storm. The video was created from a series of long exposure photos and compiled into an image sequence. To capture the time-lapse sequence a Canon Powershot SD780IS camera was Read More...