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September 12, 2015 AT 3:00 am

How to Mod a Webcam for Astrophotography #celebratephotography

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From instructables user Mojo_JoJo:

I recently bought a Celestron Astromaster 130EQ, after taking it out a couple of times I soon realized I wanted to take photographs and share with friends. After reading up on astrophotography I was disappointed to find that most of the information on moding a webcam was based on the long discontinued Philips CCD webcam. After more searching I decided to bite the bullet and try out a webcam mod and see what results I got myself rather than fretting over the perfect webcam to mod and end up doing nothing at all.

I decided to go with the Logitech C270, it was readily available, good build and good image quality.

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