The Lektor B1 Pro Action Camera: A Lavigne Labs Specialty for Video EnthusiastsProject Focus: The Lektor B1 Pro action camera project catered to content creators, video hobbyists, and lens collectors. Its C / CS lens mount design allowed for the attachment of high-quality lenses, offering a unique filming experience. Hardware Innovation:
- Base Model Selection: A 4K Chinese action cam was chosen as the foundation for modifications.
- Custom Housing: The front was redesigned with custom-machined aluminum housing, ensuring precise lens-to-sensor distance and integrated IR shielding.
- Mounting Versatility: Included a flash mount, GoPro mount, and 1/4-20" mount, allowing for both standard and upside-down mounting.
- Antenna Integration: Ingeniously integrated the Wi-Fi antenna into the logo on the aluminum front, maintaining functionality and aesthetic appeal.
- ROM Customization: Extracted and analyzed the ROM image for customization, including boot logo, sound, watermark, and product details.
- Menu Translation: Updated the English translations for the menu, enhancing user experience.
- Webcam and HDMI Output: The camera's versatility extended to its use as a webcam and direct HDMI output capabilities.
- Sound and Logo Design: Custom turn-on sound and logo created by Lavigne Labs' designer, adding a personal touch to the camera.