Building a 3D Scanning Dome — Part 1

The basic design

Putting it together

Cameras

Max res 2592 x 1944Focus distances in cm with the non-continuous steps:
255 / 3.5
238 / 3.8
221 / 4
204 / 4.3
187 / 5.3
170 / 6.4
153 / 8
136 / 10.5
119 / 15
102 / 25
85 / 40
68 / 51
Roughly a 3mm aperture. Focal length is 4.3mm. This would give an f value of 1.43 (1.4 seems about right I guess).Connection Type Corded USB
USB Type High Speed USB 2.0
USB VID_PID VID_046D&PID_0821
UVC Support Yes
Microphone Yes
Microphone Type Stereo
Lens and Sensor Type Glass
Focus Type Auto
Optical Resolution 5MP True
Diagonal Field of View (FOV) 83°
Focal Length 4.3 mm
Image Capture (4:3 SD) 640x480, 1.2 MP, 5.0 MP, 10 MP
Image Capture (16:9 W) 360p, 480p, 720p, 1080p
Video Capture (4:3 SD) 320x240, 640x480, 1600x1200 2MP
Video Capture (16:9 W) 360p, 480p, 720p, 1080p
Frame Rate (max) 30fps @ 640x480
Right Light Right Light 2
Video Effects (VFX) N/A
Buttons N/A
Indicator Lights (LED) Activity/Power
Privacy Shade Yes (Software)
Tripod Mounting Option No
Universal Clip Adjustability (range) 0° to 180° (Adjustable)
Cable Length 5 Feet or 1.5 Meters

The LEDs

The next steps

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Benjamin Blundell

Benjamin Blundell

718 Followers

Freelance Research Software Engineer and Bioinformatics Student.