Kingfisher (Macintosh)Note: The Kingfisher card was purchased at the same time as the Apple Macintosh and was installed by the suppliers
AppearanceFull length Nubus card
ConnectorsTwo multifunction 9 pin D-sub sockets: 1 input, 1 output (not labelled) These sockets are very versatile and tables are included in the manual showing the connections for the various functions
HardwarePre-installed (but removal/replacement when checking appearance was very straightforward).
SoftwarePre-installed û in common with most Mac software, the installation seems to be easy enough.
Resolution/depth capture save 768x576x24 4s 40s 768x576x8c 4s 16s 768x576x8g 4s 15s
ObservationsMiddle settings for contrast and saturation (64 out of 128) were used, along with brightness (32/128).
At 256 colours the on-screen image appeared slightly granular - possibly due to the type of palette optimisation/reduction.
Images were grabbed from both composite and RGB sources.