Canon T4i (650D) DSLR Camera Modification Instructions for Astro & Infrared Imaging

Canon T4i (650D) DSLR Camera Modification Instructions for Astro & Infrared Imaging

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  1. Awesome job Gary

  2. Wish your right hand was transparent ;-)

  3. Hi, i am looking to clean my directional key pad on my camera, and i was wondering that once you got the back popped off if it was possible to detach the keys so that i could get them to quit sticking and being hard to press? thank you

  4. Why do we have to glue the baader filter? It looks quite stuck where it is, can it actually move and lose position?

  5. Hello,
    the filters for 550d and 650d are the same?
    thanks for the video!

  6. Many thanks, just followed your instructions and all went swimmingly well!

  7. Why no before and after photos?

  8. Hi , does anybody if there are digital cameras with out the IR filter?, bECAUSE MY NEW CAMERA does not have one. But i still see normal colors…. Thanks a lot folks.

  9. Gary. You are a special creature. :)

  10. Is it possible to remove the remove the rgb filter to make the sensor a true monochrome (including infrared) detector?

  11. What size does this screwdrivers have?

  12. great piece of instruction! thank you very much!

  13. Hi gary i have recently taken out the IR filter out of my 500D but as I didnt take any test shots to begin with (taking the filter out as soon as i got it) I am unsure if my camera is in true focus. Is there any way i can find out?

  14. If yes, where do you get the clear glass replacement ? I tried to search for it online but couldnt find any. Thanks for the guide

  15. Hi Gary, Thanks for your video tutorial. Quick question, is it really necessary to have clear glass filter as replacement ?

  16. I was wondering if you have any experience with the T2i, is there much difference inside when converting?  I can't seem to find any info on here using the T2i. Thanks

  17. What does the camera do what this new glass filter, how much will you do my T4i?

  18. Hello
    Thank you for this detailed explanation
    Has a question
    I want to modify such as his command to shoot astronomer
    But I do not have filter Astronomik UV-IR Blocker
    Is it possible that
    Or should I buy this filter

  19. Is it necessary to replace it with Astronomic MC clear glass? What's the difference if I just left it empty? It seems a little expensive, are there any cheaper alternatives?

  20. Hi again Gary,

    I need to purchase a Y-Band filter for the research I am doing. Have you got any idea where I might be able to purchase a suitable filter? I am having trouble locating a filter of appropriate shape and size for modification purposes.


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