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Why Do We Need To Calibrate Infrared Converted Camera

Calibration in infrared camera conversions is very important. The infrared converted camera must focus the infrared light. Infrared light bends a bit different from visible light so we need to adjust cameras focusing system. Compact cameras and compact system cameras (Fujifilm S2980, Canon EOS M, EOS M3) usually do not require recalibration but some models […]

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How to Convert Fujifilm S4300 To A Full Spectrum Camera

The tricky part of this camera conversion it needs a glass in the front of the sensor. Otherwise, it does not focus. But we can overcome this obstacle by fitting Borosilicate glass in the front of the sensor. We just need a Dremel tool and some diamond bits for it. The glass cutting with Dremels […]

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How To Convert Canon 1100D to Infrared or Full Spectrum (with SCHOTT Infrared Filters or Borosilicate Windows)

Before starting, I recommend using a hair net, nitrile gloves and ESD bracelet. Some dust will not be visible even if it gets on the sensor or filter, but human hair will always be visible. We also will need a micro fibre cleaning cloth, some lens cleaning liquid, an LRD light 250lm strong. I use […]

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How To Convert Sony A5000 to Infrared 720nm or Full Spectrum

The Sony A5000 is a great camera that also is suitable for infrared photography. You will need: • Small Philips and flat screwdrivers • 3M double sided tape • Hot air blower • Nitrile gloves • ESD bracelet • Cut to the dimensions infrared filter or clear glass Some technicians doing full spectrum conversion do […]

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How To Convert Canon 1200D To Infrared Or a Full Spectrum

Before starting, I recommend using a hair net, nitrile gloves, and ESD bracelet. An at home bathroom is the best place to do conversions. It is probably dust free just make sure it is not damp. Some dust will not be visible even if it gets on the sensor or filter, but human hair will […]