Matt Richardson

Creative Technologist

Arduino Flash Trigger Parts List

All parts used in the Arduino High Speed Photo Trigger video are very common and there are many different varieties of each. This is a list of the parts that I used in the video, but substitutions can be made:

+Arduino Nano v3.0
+Opto-isolator: Panasonic AQW280EH
+Piezo element: Radio Shack 273-059
+Hot shoe to PC Sync adapter: Hama HA-6950
+PC Sync Cable
+Powerswitch Tail Relay: Adafruit sells them with some useful extras!
+Jumper wire: these or these.
+Solderless breadboard
+Resistors: 4.7K for current limiting to Opto-isolator, 1M for the Piezo

posted on November 29, 2010 at 6:31 pm