In order to celebrate the end of warranty for the Canon Legria R46 that I use for shooting this channel, I take it apart and install a rear facing microphone to it. Be warned, it’s a very rambly, blog-style video, and I do NOT take the camera completely to bits.
I hope this is going to bring a big step up in the audio quality of this channel for the upcoming year. I also bought a really cheap Canon IXUS 165 for doing dual camera work, so we’re really getting fancy around here.
The jist of the procedure performed is that I take the camera apart, circumcise an Audyssey measurement microphone and hot-glue it to the top of the camera.
8-6-2021 (August 6, 2021) is the Snakiest day of the year and it’s also this year’s CircuitPython Day! The day highlights all things CircuitPython and Python on Hardware. See you there!
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.