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Message ID: 12989     Entry time: Fri May 12 18:45:04 2017
Author: rebecca 
Type: Update 
Category: Cameras 
Subject: MC2 Pics with Olympus 

Raw and JPG formats of the pictures are saved on the Mac in the control room and at this link:


The camera was mounted using the JOBE arm wrapped around a small heavy piece of metal. The lights were kept on, the camera was zoomed in as closely as possible (so the light would take up most of the frame), F number of 8 was used, and shutter speeds from 1/2 to 1/100 seconds were used. 

The pictures still look a bit blurry, probably because looking back at the details of the image, the focal length was 86.34m (as short of a focal length would be ideal, and Olympus is capable of going down to 1m).

Next steps include looking at the saturation in the pictures and setting up a more stable mount. 

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