[ale] OT: One-time use digital cameras
esoteric at 3times25.net
Wed Feb 18 09:22:19 EST 2004
Chris Fowler wrote:
> On Sat, 2004-02-14 at 12:00, William Bagwell wrote:
>>On Saturday 14 February 2004 11:09 am, Chris Fowler wrote:
>>>I was at Wolf Camera and they are now selling one-time use digital
>>>cameras. You take the pictures then they develop them. The do not
>>>have a port on them. I assume one is on the inside. Has anyone
>>>figured out how to suck the images off?
>>My recollection of this /. article, is that it was *way* more trouble than
>>YMMV Have fun:-)
> There is now ghpoto2 support for this camera. You do not have to wait
> 10 hours anymore. You get instant gratification.
> I've got my usb cable soldered onto the gold leads and I'm grabbing
> pictures. It works great. I'm waiting on some solder type USB-B
> connectors to arrive because I plan on installing a connector in the
> case. Should look really cool when I'm done. Might even add some LEDs
> for link and traffic then finally give the case a nice glossy yellow or
> red finish.
Some people just have entirely too much time on their hands... ;)
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