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Phil mounted an old digital camera to his handlebars and then created a simple 555-timer based circuit to take pictures every 10 seconds, and put the pictures together for a video… Link.

Phillip Torrone

Editor at large – Make magazine. Creative director – Adafruit Industries, contributing editor – Popular Science. Previously: Founded – Hack-a-Day, how-to editor – Engadget, Director of product development – Fallon Worldwide, Technology Director – Braincraft.



  1. cupofnestor says:

    That is an ‘old’ camera? That looks like a Canon Rebel SLR.. not the kind of thing one has just lying around.

  2. samurai1200 says:

    Very cool, but I think the effect would have been better if the camera took significantly lower-res pics, but at a higher frequency…. like once a second.