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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by Foxy » Sat Jun 10, 2017 7:31 am

That's wonderful news Dalene.

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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by DinkyBird » Fri Jun 16, 2017 9:49 am

DinkyBird wrote:@ cammers .... :dance: :dance:

Implementation of the new Orpen and Satara webcams has been scheduled for next week - 13 - 15 June.

Please be so kind as to convey our apologies for the delay.


Let us all hold thumbs it goes according to plan and by 16 June we will have both cams up with sharp pics!


Please don't :sniper: the messenger :pray:

Things did not all go according to plan. So it is still a bit of wait for the two new cams to come online. As you could see yesterday, Anton, EBiz's guru was in both Satara and Orpen to work on the new cams, but there is a hitch with the sinking of new steel ellie proof poles.
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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by ritad » Fri Jun 16, 2017 10:34 am

Oh no :( maybe we should write a letter to all the ellies "please don't damage the cameras and the light :rtm: " :D :D

Dear Ellies, please don't trample the cams and the lights and also not playing with your trunk! It's a high risiko for us cammer! THANK YOU FOR READING THE RULES!
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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by DinkyBird » Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:25 am

:clap: :clap: :clap:

Will print and circulate to all ellies!
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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by Oumie » Wed Jun 21, 2017 6:49 pm

Satara cam blurry again tonight :(

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Reservation for 2018 made :dance:

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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by Elsa » Fri Jun 23, 2017 11:40 am

I'm pretty sure the bluriness is a form of condensation on the camera lens due to the temperature change from day to night at this time of year.
Our front windows at home also get that effect.

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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by Mischief » Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:38 am

DinkyBird wrote:
DinkyBird wrote:@ cammers .... :dance: :dance:

Implementation of the new Orpen and Satara webcams has been scheduled for next week - 13 - 15 June.

Please be so kind as to convey our apologies for the delay.


Let us all hold thumbs it goes according to plan and by 16 June we will have both cams up with sharp pics!


Please don't :sniper: the messenger :pray:

Things did not all go according to plan. So it is still a bit of wait for the two new cams to come online. As you could see yesterday, Anton, EBiz's guru was in both Satara and Orpen to work on the new cams, but there is a hitch with the sinking of new steel ellie proof poles.


Good Morning Dinky Bird, is there any news yet on the progress or expected date of completion ? :D
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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by DinkyBird » Wed Jul 12, 2017 9:34 am

No news :D We know that they have been working at the Satara cam from pics, so it must be soon.
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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by Mischief » Wed Jul 12, 2017 10:54 am

:thumbs_up: Thank you DB! Just have to keep on being patient then :popcorn: :popcorn:
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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by DinkyBird » Wed Jul 12, 2017 2:20 pm

Will be well worth it in the end I am sure!
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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by Karin Mitton » Thu Jul 13, 2017 10:26 am

DinkyBird wrote:Will be well worth it in the end I am sure!


I think the loud cheers from everyone when Orpen comes back on line will be heard far and wide!

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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by DinkyBird » Thu Jul 13, 2017 11:41 am

Karin Mitton wrote:
DinkyBird wrote:Will be well worth it in the end I am sure!


I think the loud cheers from everyone when Orpen comes back on line will be heard far and wide!

With the champagne corks popping in celebration!
- Dalene

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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by Mischief » Thu Jul 13, 2017 11:46 am

And dancing on the ceilings :dance: :dance: :dance:
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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by DinkyBird » Sat Jul 22, 2017 12:40 pm

An update on the installation of the two new cams (Orpen and Satara):

Two new cameras have been bought for both Orpen and Satara (they will stream live with sound too). The poles for the cameras are installed so the installation of the cameras is next. All they are now waiting for are the termination boxes which are due to arrive later next week. Next will be the installation of the cams.
- Dalene

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Re: Is the Cam Down?

Unread post by hilda » Sat Jul 22, 2017 1:02 pm

Great news, thanks for the feedback DinkyBird! :dance: :dance:
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