Funds for the release of the Arsenal controller to control the camera assembled in just a few hours
On the site Kickstarter is a fundraiser for release of the Arsenal controller to control the camera. Is very successful — goal of $ 50,000 set by the developer, was reached in just a few hours, and now the collected amount is approaching $ 200,000, though since the start of the campaign it’s only been two days. Fundraising will continue for another 28 days.
The controller is installed on a Arsenal SLR or mirrorless camera and works in tandem with a mobile app on a smartphone iOS or Android. It gives you the ability to remotely control the shooting and choose the optimal settings according to shooting conditions (only taken into account 18 factors). According to the developer, when the selection using artificial intelligence technology.
The photographer can be at a distance of up to 30m from the camera. The controller has interfaces Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. It is compatible with a huge number of cameras.
Provided interval shooting and combining multiple images to increase depth of field.
The application provides manual selection of shooting options, the preview of the picture, view picture in full size, publication of photos in social networks.
The device operates from the internal battery, which lasts 4-6 hours, depending on the tasks. Possible charging of mobile battery directly in the process of shooting, for which Arsenal has a second USB connector.
The first participants of fundraising could reserve the controller for $ 125. Now the minimum lot is equal to $ 150. The shipment of devices the author of the project will begin in January 2018.