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What's New

April 2014 - CamRanger is now capable of controlling StackShot!

January 2014 - Don't want to build a Water Drop Stand? Check this out.

June 2013 - Check out the StopShot Studio - a 12 channel computer controlled version of StopShot

April 2013, Capture insects in flight with our new portable Insect Rig.

January 2013 - Check out our new Water Valve Mounting Bracket for multiple colored collisions

December 2012 - Introducing the Shutter Support System. Completely portable high speed.

October 2012 - Check out our latest one of a kind product - the High Speed Shutter - finally you can capture insects in flight.

August 2012 - Take your StackShot into the field with our new Controller Carrier Also works great with StopShot.

February 2012 - See our new web page on creating Three Drop Collisions with StopShot.

January 2012 - Check out our latest sensor the RangeIR. Designed for birds and wildlife.

Stop Shot Logo - High Speed photography enabler

Technical Highlights

Owner's Manuals

Software Release Manual Version (pdf)
1.1.08 Version 1.10 (3 MB) - Version 1.10 (Nederlands) - Version 1.10 (Deutsch)
1.1.07 Version 1.9 (1.5MB) - Version 1.9 (Nederlands) - Version 1.9 (Espanol)
1.1.07 Version 1.8 (1.5MB)
1.1.06 Version 1.7 (1.5MB)
1.1.0 Version 1.6 (1.5MB) - Added in-depth description of how to create drop collision photos with StopShot
1.0.6 Version 1.3 (1.4MB)
Pre 1.06 Version 1.2 (1.3MB)
The software version can be read from the StopShot splash screen at power-up.


Electrical Specification Summary

Specifications MIN NOM MAX UNITS
Operating Temperature -20 25 60 C
Input Voltage 6 12 16 Vdc
Input Current - No Sensors Connected (12Vdc in) - 75 100 mAdc
Input Current - IR Sensor Connected - 150 200 mAdc
Output Current Sink - - 1 Adc
Sensor Supply Output Voltage 4.0 4.5 5.0 Vdc
Sensor Supply Output Current - - 100 mAdc
Max Voltage on Trigger Out Port (Steady State) - - 40 Vdc
Timer Tolerance @ 25C (standard module)   1   %
Timer Tolerance @ 25C (Precision Timing Opt)   0.005   %

If there is an idea for a picture that you want to take but can't quite figure out how to make it happen, e-mail us at It doesn't matter how bizarre it is -- we might be able to come up with a way to make it happen. Just be sure to send us your final picture -- we like to see how our products are being used.