Trail cams have been a real game changer in the area of scouting for deer, turkey and other big game. Over the past few years the market has exploded with new cameras and new technology far superior to cameras of the past. These modern cameras take great quality photos and can really give you a sneak peek at the critters roaming around your hunting land when you're not there.
Big Game Treestands debuted their EyeCon camera line last year, and the Black Widow model is garnering lots of attention for it's best-in-class features. The other models are the Storm, which features a built-in viewing screen, and the no-frills QuickShot.
Features of the Black Widow:
- Thin, low-profile design
- Completely undetectable flash
- Daytime: 1.3 - 5.0 MP photos; Nighttime: 1.3 MP photos
- Flash range: 50" (40' night range)
- Color in daytime; monochrome at night
- 1.2-second trigger speed
- Takes 15, 30, or 300-second videos (30 fps)
- Backlit LED screen
- Time, date, and moon phase
- Molded ABS construction with non-reflective finish
With an undetectable flash, 5.0 MP photos, and a 40' night range, the Eyecon Black Widow captures color in daytime and monochrome at night. Other features include 1.2-second trigger speed, 15, 30, or 300-second video clips and time, date, and moon phase. The Black Widow requires an SD card (not included) and six C-cell batteries (not included) or Eyecon Extenda-Life Battery Pack (not included). Covered in Big Game's exclusive Epic camouflage pattern.
The easy-to-use menu on this camera and great photos have made the Black Widow my favorite trail camera. No other camera offers blacked out LEDs in this price range. Look for a more in-depth review on this camera in the future.