Nightvision

DIY Night Vision - part 1 - Main Components

Turn on CCs to see my comments. This is first video of a how to DIY nightvision series. In this film I am showing main components I am going to use in my build. The final product is going to be a night vision camera I would like to use for filming my hunts at night, but it can also be used as a spotter. The heart of my DIY NV is going to be CCTV c…

DIV Night Vision - part 2 - Basic connectivity

Turn on CC to see my comments. Second part of the DIV nightvision series. In this video I am showing basic hook up, how to connect camera module, DVR and monitor together and to power supply. Please subscribe to my channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=gregloginway Visit my channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/gregloginway V…

DIY Night Vision - part 3 - Camera, lens, focus

In this episode I am showing how to set up the distance between the back of the lens and camera. It is crucial to get infinity focus when zoomed in. In of my camera holder I had to use some spacers to move camera further away. To be continued... Please subscribe to my channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=gregloginway Visit…

DIY Night Vision - part 4 - Assembly

This video shows how I put my DIY nightvision together and fitted into a project box. This is version 1.0, I am sure there will be some improvements over time. Please subscribe to my channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=gregloginway Visit my channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/gregloginway Visit my deer stalking blog: htt…

DIY Night Vision - part 5 - First test

This is first footage recorded using my DIY night vision based on e700 camera module. It is not great quality, but usable and looks much better on 5" monitor than here on YouTube. It can be used up to 300m for spotting and can easily eye shine at that distance with the T20 IR torch. The wild boar were about 100m away, but the battery was dying and …

DIY Night Vision - part 6 - Improvements

I was not entirely happy with my initial DIY nightvision build and found couple of problems. First of all the DVR I got was not very good and it broke quite quickly, I did not like the big screen and had to reduce the glow all the animals could see it and the third one was the fact I could not adjust the torch the way I wanted. In this video I am s…

DIY Night Vision - part 7 - Sample footage with a new DVR

I recently changed a couple of things in my DIY nightvision camera and this is a sample footage recorded with a new DVR. Camera is a bit focus fussy and it is not easy to get the image in focus with fully open aperture and maximum zoom. The torch mount is much better, but sometimes wanted it to point even a bit higher and it was already maxed out i…