Category Archives: Firefly 8S
Silk cone interior view and exterior detail
Austinmer box 1 – split screen
Found box with bubble wrap floor and open roof filmed in Austinmer, NSW, Australia, using two Firefly 8S (90º FOV) cameras positioned side-by-side, using time-lapse recording at 1 frame every 2 seconds. Continue reading
Fruit Cartons – Perth Verandah Roof
Low light camera tests
In order to test which cameras performed best in low light, I set up five cameras simultaneously recording, for several days. I started the recording at night, so as to pick up dawn the following day.
Firefly 8S overheating problem
The Firefly 8S suffered an overheating problem while in use and on charge.This resulted in the battery expanding, and popping the front off the case.
Firefly 8S test filming – shoebox & packing material
Firefly 8S (90 degree lens) filming shoebox with packing material roof. No post filming correction.
Hawkeye Firefly 8S (90 degree lens)
My latest action camera arrived yesterday. It is a Hawkeye Firefly 8S (90 degree lens) with true 4k, including for time-lapse footage. It can shoot in slow motion at 120fps at 1080p, has controllable iso, which will allow me to force a 100 iso to keep noise in the image to a minimum.