Cooling a Pt Grey Camera

Cooling a Pt Grey Camera

I’ve been working with Pt Grey (now FLIR) cameras for a few years now, and one nagging question in the back of my mind has been whether or not it is possible to cool them via external means. There are basically 3 categories of cooling when it comes to low light...
Optical Design comes to the iPad!

Optical Design comes to the iPad!

Over the past 5 years, almost every project I’ve worked on has required some level of optic design. In many cases, simple designs suffice. For example, projecting an┬áLED can be accomplished at a basic level with an aspheric condenser. But when designs require...
uPeek iPhone based Microscope

uPeek iPhone based Microscope

Kickstarter has another iphone microscope project, this time it looks like an attachment which includes a 4 line LED, focusing and optical element system, and machined body. Looks cool!     -Austin...