Heh heh, yeah, it's pretty bright, but it only being driven about 40ma, plus the camera makes it look much brighter than it is to my eyes [insert reason of eyes not being as sensitive to blue explanation].[/quote]
The strange thing is that the snow seems to be fluorescent at this wavelenght , but I think that was only a camera effect as you stated.
That's not crappy at all, I like it how hot air from your open window creates some steam and makes the red beam visible at some point.The aquarius was barely there though.... :-/
I'd do my own but it's already 20[sup]o[/sup]C here...