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  • Xangle Camera Server: getting started plus icon minus icon
  • Get your equipment ready You need the basic equipment to start working with Xangle. For a 6 cameras setup, you should have at least these items: 6 cameras 6 usb cables One usb hub One Windows com... See more
  • Initial Canon DSLR camera configuration plus icon minus icon
  • Most of the settings are controlled via our dashboard, but there are a few things that you need to do on the camera to make sure they work properly in a bullet-time system Set "Auto-power off" to ... See more
  • Xangle Camera Server for Photogrammetry: getting started plus icon minus icon
  • Get your equipment ready You need the basic equipment to start working with Xangle. For a 100 cameras setup, you should have at least these items: 100 cameras (same model) 100 usb cables 25 Raspbe... See more
  • Bullet-time software for Android - Installation guide plus icon minus icon
  • Windows computer Setup Follow regular Xangle Camera Server instruction (nothing is specific to Android for the Windows installation) Phone Setup Enable developer mode. Procedure varies depending... See more
  • Digital calibration plus icon minus icon
  • Here's the new digital calibration panel! This update was due for a long time. Historical notes If you are used to the previous module, please read these points, otherwise, skip below The two mar... See more
  • Manual calibration plus icon minus icon
  • The best way to do camera calibration in a bullet-time installation is to use the digital one as explained here: https://xangle.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360030572471 . If for some reason you p... See more
  • Focus plus icon minus icon
  • 1- Auto-focus all cameras simultaneously Auto-focus can be found from the dashboard. There are two methods of doing it, and you'll need to experiment to know which one works best with your current ... See more
  • Using constant light plus icon minus icon
  • 1- The basics Continous/constant light is widely used for bullet-time installations but this comes with a few issues that can become quite a headache to solve. Continuous light is either daylight, ... See more
  • Using strobes plus icon minus icon
  • 1- The basics Using flashes / strobes / speedlights is the best way to freeze your subject. It is more accurate than relying on the camera shutter itself. Synchronizing a bunch of mechanical shutte... See more
  • Trigger modes plus icon minus icon
  • Fire all of the cameras at the same time or do crazy complicated triggering patterns? You'll find everything in this document! The trigger modes can be changed from the dashboard ("Trigger Mode" bu... See more
  • Wireless triggering plus icon minus icon
  • Because who wants to sit by the computer? There are a few ways to trigger the cameras using a wireless remote with Xangle Camera Server / XangleBurst / XangleSolo. For any of the solutions below, y... See more
  • Keyboard shortcuts plus icon minus icon
  • Here are a few shortcuts to help you speed up your navigation inside Xangle Camera Server: ctrl-1, 2, 3: navigate the panels in the dashboard ctrl-shift-d: open console / debug panel ctrl-shift-k:... See more
  • Watch Directory mode plus icon minus icon
  • If you don't use Xangle Camera Server to control your cameras, you can use the Watch Directory mode. This feature allows you to use Xangle Server with any other camera control software. Turn ON Wa... See more
  • Using green screen (chromakey) plus icon minus icon
  • Check out the related blog post: https://xanglecs.com/blog/chromakey-bullet-time-photography-demo-tutorial How to get started with green-screen in Xangle? Upload a background image (or a full bac... See more
  • Using ESPER TriggerBoxes plus icon minus icon
  • ** UPDATE - Trigger boxes are not needed anymore when working with Canon cameras. The details below are applicable only if you're using Nikon cameras or the newer Canon M6 Mark II. For the rest, pr... See more
  • Folders / files renaming plus icon minus icon
  • *Work in progress* - available from beta v1.13.1 Starting from version 1.13.1, you can now create very complex folders / files renaming. This is not replacing the current file structure (/pictures)... See more
  • Using the Xangle API plus icon minus icon
  • Xangle Camera Server API allows multiple remote operations including sending camera trigger signal, change settings, retrieve camera list, etc.   1- Simple http call You can trigger all cameras usi... See more
  • Custom playback sequences plus icon minus icon
  • I eventually got tired of the back-and-forth playback and thought that it would be nice to have a way to automate something different, just as I'm usually doing in Adobe Premiere.  Say hello to the... See more