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Quote:Dug, I have no experience with the Flat-Man, but you could always try constructing your own electro luminescent panel for a fraction of that cost. I've seen a number of posts here on CN on these and they've reported great results. I might make my own soon.P.
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Quote:it's controlled by CCDAutopilot.
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Quote:To expensive for me when a tee shirt flat works just fine for me
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Quote:If you open your flats in Maxim, the screen display shows a harsh break between the light and darker areas:
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Quote:Quote:To expensive for me when a tee shirt flat works just fine for me My attempts at an LED Flat box with a T-Shirt look like this...I can see the weave of the T-Shirt in my example. My hope is the Flat-Man will improve my flats.
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