Laminating Film to Glass

The subject of what to do instead of index matching film to glass comes up periodically so it was again time to write up a tutorial. Continue reading “Laminating Film to Glass”

Backing film with Oracal

I’ve had several people ask me about backing film holograms with Oracal, so here’s a short tutorial.

Continue reading “Backing film with Oracal”

Squeegeeing

The topic of film squeegeeing comes up fairly regularly on the holography forum and I’ve been meaning to write up a method that I use with good success.

Read on for more info…

Continue reading “Squeegeeing”

It’s alive! Again

The controller software is fully functional again and I can get back to making holograms while continuing to upgrade the hardware and software.

Shown to the left is the board hooked up to two shutters and a light sensor. The lit LED is showing that the light sensor is seeing enough light to activate the input channel.

I’m now going to start the process of opening a sourceforge account and getting the controller software set up under an open-source license.

After I clean my office. It’s a disaster (again).

Continue reading “It’s alive! Again”