[Sticky] My Camera Stuff

I currently have a Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT (Black) (aka EOS 350D).

It came with:
1x Li-Ion Camcorder Battery (NB-2LH)
1x Camcorder Battery Charger
1x Shoulder Strap

I also have:

1x Digital Rebel Accessory Kit, including:
- 1x Lowepro Camera "Gadget" Bag (Canon embroidered)
- 1x Canon 58mm UV Haze Filter
- 1x Battery Grip for Digital Rebel XT (holds 1 or 2 camcorder batteries, or 6x AA batteries)
- 1x Li-Ion Camcorder Battery (NB-2LH)

Recent Purchases: (See Here)

1x Sigma 17-70mm F2.8-4.5 Macro

New Goods

New Goods

Ok, so not really a project, but just to show off, here's the newest addition to the party going on in my camera bag.

Lightning-Activated Camera Shutter Trigger

Lightning-Activated Camera Shutter Trigger

This circuit is used to trigger a camera's electronic shutter circuit when a flash of lightning is present. This circuit would also work for photographing fireworks displays or other events involving flashes of light.

It uses a photo-darlington sensor that looks through the viewfinder, and triggers the camera when the light is bright enough.

Canon EOS SLR Wired Shutter Release (Work in Progress)

Ok, just starting out, but I'm going to make a shutter control as described here: "Super Mini Switch - A RS60-E3 Replacement".

Parts I have so far:

From a broken Casio calculator: