A remotely operated birding combo :)

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A remotely operated birding combo :)
Apr 11, 2010

Just sharing a couple of photos of a birding contraption made by my friend Bobby K. (a Filipino birder-electronics engineer). It's a 450D + 400 5.6L with a "HERO" Live-view attachment and remote shutter triggering, mounted on a remote controlled toy vehicle with a swiveling head.

Here's the contraption in action while stalking water birds at Olango island, Philippines (photos courtesy of Ralf N.):

Link to details of the contraption:


Bird photos from the PhotoRobo 's first field foray.



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