The Cognisys StackShot 3X Macro Rail Package is an automated macro setup designed for intricate focus stacking. Key features include:
- Automated Process. Once you have the variables dialed in, the StackShot 3X Controller will automatically adjust the focus rail position in your set increments and trigger the camera’s shutter. What you’ll end up with is a number of images with slightly different focus points that can be combined in a software program of your choice (not included).
- Key Points to Remember. While the physical movement and triggering of the camera are automated, settings are not. Not only will you need to fine-tune the StackShot settings, but setting the camera is required. We strongly suggest using full manual exposure control, white balance and focus, as even the smallest change can throw off the final stacked image. If using flash, you’ll want to manually set output as well.
- Multiple Camera Options. Since many of the camera manufacturers use their own proprietary connections, we opted to include several of the more popular choices. When you rent this kit, you’ll get shutter release cables following cameras:
Please Note: This product take some time and skill to get good results. Both the User Manual and a How To Guide can be found in the Links tab. We can’t guarantee you’ll get the results you want, only the operation of the product.