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Re: [SLUG] Cheap and nasty camera

On Mon, 18 Jun 2001, Jamie Honan wrote:

> All will be released under the GPL. But in order to show how to
> build, what it looks like etc, I want to take some photos.

Use a scanner. Even cheap ones I used had a some centimetres depth of
field, plenty for photographing flat-ish objects. And the quality is
infinitely better than a cheap digital camera.
  OR just use a regular camera, and scan the photo prints.
> I don't want an expensive still camera, but a cheap one that will
> work under Linux

I think what you really need is a better excuse to buy a digital camera :)

Mike Holland  <mike@nospam.golden.wattle.id.au>

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