Low-Light Camera

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SiOnyx’s Aurora is an action camera that shoots video and still images in near-moonless nighttime conditions. Its 1-inch ultra-low-light sensor has an ISO of 812,000. A switchable infrared cut filter allows “see in the dark” capability. The camera is small enough to fit in one hand and has a standard ¼”-20 screw mount to allow the use of tripods and other equipment. The SiOnyx Aurora also has an IP67 rating against sand and water intrusion.

Price: $800.

This article originally appeared in the March 2019 issue.



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