Thoughts on Open Source / Blog

Hello,It made sense to just review why this blog is here and to explain our philosophy towards Open Source and its myriad possibilities.Naturally a camera of this sort, with a sensor free to be worked on and all settings to be changed and adjusted, isn't for everybody. What is being allowed though is a completely custom and open approach to realising and setting your perfect camera. Yes it will take a little planning and development work, but fundamentally it offers a wonderful opportunity, for those like minded, to really dig into the processing of the data from a digital sensor, play with the settings (voltages for example) and actually consider your own workflows and processing pathways.As mentioned this clearly isn't for everyone, but for those with the time and inclination will benefit from increased knowledge and this can benefit everyone in the longer term.It is easier to shoot and use the proprietary system that now exists, from Alexa to GoPro, ...

AXIOM beta, 1st one delivered / Blog

Hello,It is with great pleasure to announce that we have received the very first shipped Early AXIOM Beta hardware kit outside of the core developer team in April 2016.This kit features the final hardware but currently has no enclosure and

May 09th 2016 UPDATE / Blog

May 09th 2016Hello,We have come a long way since the start of this OS Project and it feels again a good time for an update.Having now received the very first ever shipped AXIOM beta camera we are delighted to already

OER16 Edinburgh Abstract Application / Blog

Please see below our application for the OER Open Education Conference :OER16 19-20th April 2016. This year our theme is open culture and it is being hosted by University of Edinburgh, Scotland Innovative approaches to opening up cultural heritage collections for

Current Axiom Development Status (Jan. / Blog

Current Development Status (Jan. 20th, 2016) Watch this space as we will try to constantly keep it up to date with the most up to date AXIOM Beta development and production information. www.opensourcecinemauk.comThe camera internal webserver is up and running an