What can I
view with my CaptureView Binoculars?
A: Use your CaptureView Binoculars for Sporting Events,
Bird-watching, Public Events, viewing wildlife. Anything
you would use a standard pair of binoculars for, the CaptureView
will see and give you the added advantage of capturing the
These cameras have a Video Mode. How long can
the videos be?
A: In Video Mode the CaptureView 8x30 Digital Camera
Binocular will take movies (AVI Format) of up to 60 seconds
in length. Use this mode to capture not just a moment,
but the mood and feeling of an event.
How many images will it hold?
A: Capture up to 20 images at the full 1.3 megapixel
resolution. More images can be stored at the lower resolution
setting and/or with optional SD card.
What is an SD card?
A: An SD card is a Secure Digital Memory Card.
This card will allow you to expand the amount of memory
on the CaptureView camera. These cards are available in
various sizes and can be purchased from any computer retailer.
The CaptureView 8x30 will also work with Multi-Media Cards
(MMC) up to 256MB.
Can I use the CaptureView 8x30 Camera on a Macintosh
A: If using a SD card you can download the images
onto a Macintosh computer by using a flash card reader.
You can also download your images to a Unix system. When
using a flash card reader, the flash card looks like a
Hard drive to your computer. Note: You cannot load to
a Mac or Unix system using the camera's USB port - the
USB port only can download to a Windows operating system.
Can I use other programs to manipulate my images?
Can I use them to download images from my Camera?
A: You can use your other photo imaging/editing
programs to manipulate your images. The CaptureView binoculars
will have no trouble downloading images to other software.
How do I focus the Camera?
A: The Camera has a variable focus. There are two
settings: one for "near" objects (30 feet to
66 feet) and one for "far" objects (66 feet
to infinity). Change the setting by rotating the ring
on the central Camera lens. Choose the icon of the person
for "near" objects and the icon of the mountain
for "far" objects. When looking through the
binoculars you will need to focus them for your eyes,
but the camera will always be in focus when you take a
My computer doesn't see the camera. What do I
A: Look for the CaptureView Binocular Camera in
Windows Explorer. The Camera should be listed as "Removable
Disk" or "Binocular". You can browse the
camera's memory as if it were a hard drive. You may now
copy images or files from the camera's memory to your
PC just as you would with any external hard drive or flash
If the CaptureView Binocular Camera is not visible in
Windows Explorer, try changing USB ports. Make sure to
use a USB port directly on the computer, not a shared
port or USB hub.