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Converting Canon 1200D to 850NM Infrared

Here we will convert Canon digital camera model 1200D to infrared 850nm. The infrared 850 nm wavelength is very simple for surreal black and white photography. We just need to set white balance in the camera and the camera itself produces black and white images. Unscrew all screws located on the exterior of the camera. […]

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Converting Canon 600D to Astro Camera

Here we will turn Canon 600D to astrophotography camera. We will need here some sort of precise measuring instrument. A simple gauge with a stand would do the job. If there is no chance to get this tool, we can do a simple trick. The trick to level the sensor may work in most cameras. […]

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Converting A Canon 600D to A Full Spectrum camera

Here we will convert our Canon 600D into a full spectrum camera. If you don’t intend to use it for astro photography, then you can manage without a precise measuring tool. Unscrew all external screws. Remove the rubber cover on the left side and the small cover on the back panel. Do not remove the […]

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Turning Canon 100D into an Astro-Modified Camera

Modifying any camera for astrophotography can be challenging. The tool needed is a measuring gauge, caliper or other precise instrument to measure sensor’s distance from the camera chassis. However, on some cameras we can just screw in tight the three sensor screws and the sensor most likely will be leveled. We might lose the ability […]

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Turning Canon 100D into a Full Spectrum Camera

Here we will turn our Canon 100D (SL1) into a full spectrum camera. The 100D is probably the smallest DSLR out there. With a small lens it is no bigger than a modern mirror-less camera. We will need here a small Philips screw driver, hot air gun, some glue, a flash light. Unscrew all the […]

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Turning Canon EOS M50 into a Full Spectrum Camera

Unscrew all the screws that you see outside. Take out the front piece. Now, there will be a flat cable that goes to control buttons. Disconnect it. The back plastic is now loose so we can take it out. Disconnect LCD cable, unscrew LCD screen screws and take it out. Unscrew a screw that holds […]

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Converting Nikon D7000 to Full Spectrum

Here we are going to turn our Nikon D7000 into a full spectrum camera. This is a very good camera and today they are going for a very good price. We will need: a small screw driver set a LED flash light a drill bit 7 mm a power drill, preferably small and cordless. some […]

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Converting Nikon D7000 to Astro Camera

Here we are going to convert Nikon D7000 to an astro camera. Unscrew all the screws. First we are going to take out the bottom panel. There are two screws that we need to unscrew to be able to take out the LCD panel. Disconnect the two ribbon cables and take the LCD panel out. […]

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Turning Canon 1300D to a Full Spectrum Camera

Here we will turn Canon 1300D to a Full Spectrum Camera. This conversion is very similar to the Canon 1200D. The 1300D has a few additional ribbon cables for its WiFi and NFC. As with the older model we will need some sort of a tool to make the sensor level. However, if we make […]

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How to Convert Panasonic G2 To Full Spectrum

The Panasonic G2 has a pleasant IR picture rendering. There are also many lenses that perform very well in infrared. However, the conversion involves some metal filing for focus adjustment. Let’s disassemble the camera. Unscrew all the screws on the outside. There will be hidden screws on the viewfinder. Carefully separate the plastic panel with […]