Would Like To Verify Exposure Duration

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CharlesPhillips
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Re: Exposure nominal and precise

User2491691251 wrote:

One question - why do you think your camera cannot take a 10 second exposure precisely?
The timing on shutters should be more than able to do this.

Yes you would think that since the camera can take exposures at 1/1000 of a second it could measure exposure time that accurately.

I get photos of satellites and generate (through a long and complicated process) something called "observations" from them. Then I send those observations off for processing. The guy who processes them tells me that some of the observations appear to be off in time. Now I gotta figure out why.

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