Instructables: exploring - technology - photography - digital http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:27:09 PST BLOX v1.01 Digital Camera Telescope Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Camera-Telescope-Mount/
Digital Camera Telescope Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/4R3F/I1Q9FSZV/F5O4R3FI1Q9FSZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/4R3F/I1Q9FSZV/F5O4R3FI1Q9FSZV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/4R3F/I1Q9FSZV/F5O4R3FI1Q9FSZV.SMALL.jpg bensley Here is a quick an easy way to mount your digital camera to any telescope or optical viewing device.What you will need:x2 brackets (I used photo frame hangers)x1 Telescope or optical viewing devicex1 Digital camera (I used a Samsung PL55 12.2 megapixel)x1 Piece of wood ( i used a wood slat 90mm x 15...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:54:26 PDT
DIY GoPro Extendable Pole http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoPro-Extendable-Pole/
DIY GoPro Extendable Pole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/MZEZ/I1QXVDRN/FW6MZEZI1QXVDRN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/MZEZ/I1QXVDRN/FW6MZEZI1QXVDRN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW6/MZEZ/I1QXVDRN/FW6MZEZI1QXVDRN.SMALL.jpg DIYgiveaways Learn how to make this awesome and versatile extendable pole for your GoPro for under $7!!!NOTE: I did not paint the pole because I will give it away to one of my YouTube subscribers. This way, he/she can decorate it the way he/she wants. :-)This embedded video shows a previous version I made a few ...
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:02:00 PDT
Add Power Adapter to Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Power-Adapter-to-Digital-Camera/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:42:46 PDT
35mm Slide Converter For Cellphone http://www.instructables.com/id/35mm-Slide-Converter-with-Cellphone/
35mm Slide Converter For Cellphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/CNV9/I0HYOVUB/FX5CNV9I0HYOVUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/CNV9/I0HYOVUB/FX5CNV9I0HYOVUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/CNV9/I0HYOVUB/FX5CNV9I0HYOVUB.SMALL.jpg barkergk SIMPLE & INEXPENSIVE HIGH QUALITY DIGITAL CONVERSION!This image I took of my wife lay unseen for more than 40 years. What other treasures await?You will need a short length of ABS or PVC pipe, saw, ruler, drill, sand paper (vellum paper and glue optional). Determine The Minimum Focus Of Cellphone ...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:02:14 PDT
NEGATIVE (PHOTOGRAPHY) TO DIGITAL PHOTO http://www.instructables.com/id/NEGATIVE-PHOTOGRAPHY-TO-DIGITAL-PHOTO/
NEGATIVE (PHOTOGRAPHY) TO DIGITAL PHOTO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/0QUV/HRTWKEO4/F5F0QUVHRTWKEO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/0QUV/HRTWKEO4/F5F0QUVHRTWKEO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/0QUV/HRTWKEO4/F5F0QUVHRTWKEO4.SMALL.jpg BMC21 HOW TO CONVERT NEGATIVES TO DIGITAL PHOTOS. Materials: ¶ White Wooden table (approximately 100x100cm) «tabla de madera blanca aproximadamente de 100x100cm» ¶ White fabric (I used a sheet) « tela blanca, he usado unas sábanas » ¶ Pins «chinchetas» ¶ Iron «plancha » ¶ Digital Camera with...
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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 13:10:46 PST
Sprocket any lens,,and send pixles through the lab, with the blue lump cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Sprocket-any-lensand-send-pixles-through-the-lab-w/
Sprocket any lens,,and send pixles through the lab, with the blue lump cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/DCX8/HN82P49H/FADDCX8HN82P49H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/DCX8/HN82P49H/FADDCX8HN82P49H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/DCX8/HN82P49H/FADDCX8HN82P49H.SMALL.gif crazyg  2 stage instructable, first to sprocket hole images with any m49 slr lens, then to digitise the light within the camera just befor it reaches the film , i really like the sprocket hole effect on images(like the diana,spinner,sprocket rocket and holga cameras),also it means that im getting maximum ...
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 19:27:03 PST
Instamatic Film Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-Instamatic-Film-Into-a-Digital-Camera-and-Vide/
Instamatic Film Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/OQNU/HNE3ZKIY/FLSOQNUHNE3ZKIY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/OQNU/HNE3ZKIY/FLSOQNUHNE3ZKIY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/OQNU/HNE3ZKIY/FLSOQNUHNE3ZKIY.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Turn an old 126 film cartridge from an Instamatic into a digital camera and video recorder. Anyone who was born in the 70’s (like me) will have photo albums full of old Instamatic and Polaroid photos.  Instamatic cameras were known as point-and-shoot cameras.  They were inexpensive, easy to load,...
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 04:24:50 PDT
infra red camera conversion (night v/ xray) etc http://www.instructables.com/id/infra-red-camera-conversion-night-v-xray-etc/
infra red camera conversion (night v/ xray) etc - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0R8R/HI3QAGWB/FKE0R8RHI3QAGWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0R8R/HI3QAGWB/FKE0R8RHI3QAGWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0R8R/HI3QAGWB/FKE0R8RHI3QAGWB.SMALL.jpg crazyg weather you want to make night vision , wonkee colours, daylight x ray, catch zombies , make trees and shrubbery look like fireballs or even experiment in uv , you will have to get that pesky infra red block filter out of your camera. (ir cut filters reduce uv , most glass does) tools i used here ...
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 16:36:20 PDT
~$20 Portable Lightbox for Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/20-Portable-Lightbox-for-Photography/
~$20 Portable Lightbox for Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/D3CV/HCRVRD4F/FTDD3CVHCRVRD4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/D3CV/HCRVRD4F/FTDD3CVHCRVRD4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/D3CV/HCRVRD4F/FTDD3CVHCRVRD4F.SMALL.jpg The Insomniac Hi there! This project came about from my hobby of collecting and trading vintage film cameras online. I needed a more professional-looking method of taking photos for my ads. I saw a couple of different 'ibles here doing roughly the same thing, but I had a particular requirement: I wanted mine to p...
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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 19:44:32 PST
Take Beautiful Photos On Smartphones and Digital Cameras ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tricks-That-Gives-DSLR-like-Photos-On-Smartphones-/
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Mon, 31 Dec 2012 04:30:00 PST
how to photograph a waterfall. http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-photograph-a-waterfall/
how to photograph a waterfall. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/FSFF/HAFHLPF4/FI6FSFFHAFHLPF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/FSFF/HAFHLPF4/FI6FSFFHAFHLPF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/FSFF/HAFHLPF4/FI6FSFFHAFHLPF4.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo Or rapids, or any body of moving water to get that "Silky" water effect. You know, the kind you see on posters with unicorns in a fairy wonderland? Everyone had one of those posters at one point in time...Right? Items needed -A tripod -A camera, one that has a shutter speed adjustment. Otherwise...
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Tue, 11 Dec 2012 11:24:52 PST
Zombie Nightmare http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Nightmare/
Zombie Nightmare - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/RC3P/H8AZS33X/FHYRC3PH8AZS33X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/RC3P/H8AZS33X/FHYRC3PH8AZS33X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/RC3P/H8AZS33X/FHYRC3PH8AZS33X.SMALL.jpg rpc23 In this Instructable,  you will be shown how to turn an ordinary landscape into a grueling Halloween Zombie Rampant Nightmare. The program I will be using is Photoshop CS5 but feel free to use other versions of Photoshop or editing software to complete your scene. The steps I will be using are not...
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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 20:13:33 PDT
prktica fujian multilens mash up, its a messy one. http://www.instructables.com/id/prktica-fujian-multilens-mash-up-its-a-messy-one/
prktica fujian multilens mash up, its a messy one. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/GA1K/H7PCKRGZ/FIMGA1KH7PCKRGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/GA1K/H7PCKRGZ/FIMGA1KH7PCKRGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIM/GA1K/H7PCKRGZ/FIMGA1KH7PCKRGZ.SMALL.jpg crazyg digital interchangable  lens camera, note reversed and recessed lens mount ,troublematic tendancies required adverse solutions.the whole thing went spiraling out of control. if you want specific info answers leave comment i will try to provide. donor digital probably one of the worst cameras on e...
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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 10:12:03 PDT
fisheye digital contact print film camera ,steampunk flavour http://www.instructables.com/id/fisheye-digital-contact-print-film-camera-steampu/
fisheye digital contact print film camera ,steampunk flavour - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/4RTQ/H7PCKRGO/F9A4RTQH7PCKRGO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/4RTQ/H7PCKRGO/F9A4RTQH7PCKRGO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/4RTQ/H7PCKRGO/F9A4RTQH7PCKRGO.SMALL.jpg crazyg sorry not many pictures,of analigital camera that i struggle to explain how let alone why.its neither digital or analogue. its pal. basically its a car reversing camera setup inside a camera that retains its film transport system, i read on t'net it couldnt work so i tried it and it nearly works, re...
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Sat, 29 Sep 2012 19:12:17 PDT
digital camera recase into film slr http://www.instructables.com/id/digital-camera-recase-into-film-slr/
digital camera recase into film slr - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/GBOX/H742PUT1/FCRGBOXH742PUT1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/GBOX/H742PUT1/FCRGBOXH742PUT1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/GBOX/H742PUT1/FCRGBOXH742PUT1.SMALL.jpg crazyg firstly i should point out that the slr was in very poor shape before i remodeled its innards , secondly the step by step bit is a bit vague i did this pre olympics in fact i finished it the night before the opening ceremony. took about 30 hours over several weeks misplacement the camera had 2 bo...
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Sat, 29 Sep 2012 17:03:49 PDT
Underwater Camera Housing on a budget. http://www.instructables.com/id/Underwater-Camera-Housing-on-a-budget/
Underwater Camera Housing on a budget. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/V9VP/H673A0JC/F3PV9VPH673A0JC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/V9VP/H673A0JC/F3PV9VPH673A0JC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/V9VP/H673A0JC/F3PV9VPH673A0JC.SMALL.jpg ClandestineIntestine For some reason, I decided I wanted to be able to take pictures underwater. I looked at waterproof housings and was discouraged by the prices. So I decided to build my own. Materials/Tools A "T" intersection of 4" PVC pipe An inset cap Some plexiglass A pair of rubber gloves A Hose clamp An old "...
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Thu, 30 Aug 2012 17:17:51 PDT
External Li-ion Battery for Digital Cameras http://www.instructables.com/id/External-Li-ion-Battery-for-Cameras/
External Li-ion Battery for Digital Cameras - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/BVDG/H5TVAQJ2/FS9BVDGH5TVAQJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/BVDG/H5TVAQJ2/FS9BVDGH5TVAQJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS9/BVDG/H5TVAQJ2/FS9BVDGH5TVAQJ2.SMALL.jpg hanlin_y An external battery is useful for taking extra photos and videos as they have a higher capacity than the LiPo batteries that come with your camera. They can also replace difficult-to-find batteries in your backup cameras which you may sometimes use for your projects. Because they are cheaper on a wa...
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 19:26:02 PDT
Scrapwood Loom | Camera Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Scrapwood-Loom-Camera-Strap/
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 00:48:11 PDT
Scanning Film Negatives with a DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-30/
Scanning Film Negatives with a DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/UBLA/H2MYIPUB/FU8UBLAH2MYIPUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/UBLA/H2MYIPUB/FU8UBLAH2MYIPUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/UBLA/H2MYIPUB/FU8UBLAH2MYIPUB.SMALL.jpg pauloricca Well, lets just say I've gotten better at this over the last couple of years. The left image was one of the first I've "scanned" with my DSLR, and the one on the right I've just rescanned using the techniques described below (higher resolution available here). Right now I can get higher resolution a...
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Sun, 27 May 2012 18:04:35 PDT
Six Camera Face Scan Rig (using 123DCatch / Photofly for processing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Six-Camera-Face-Scan-Rig-using-123DCatch-Photof/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TJAS/H15NE4O3/FHKTJASH15NE4O3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TJAS/H15NE4O3/FHKTJASH15NE4O3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TJAS/H15NE4O3/FHKTJASH15NE4O3.SMALL.jpg Tall-drinks I was recently asked to build "something fun" for a science museum event. Since I was already waist deep in the world of photogrammetry at work (the reconstruction of 3D data from photographs), I decided to build a camera rig for capturing the faces of the visitors (mostly kids). Now if you have ki...
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Sat, 28 Apr 2012 11:43:35 PDT
Tripod Tips - TRICKS AND TECHNIQUES! http://www.instructables.com/id/Tripod-Tips-TRICKS-AND-TECHNIQUES/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/XXIP/H0DM2LU4/F5OXXIPH0DM2LU4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/XXIP/H0DM2LU4/F5OXXIPH0DM2LU4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/XXIP/H0DM2LU4/F5OXXIPH0DM2LU4.SMALL.jpg FilmTaped Knoptop Steadycam - http://bit.ly/KnoptopSteadyCam Justin's No Budget Shouldermount - http://on.fb.me/JustinsShoulderRig Justin's Classic Stabilizer - http://bit.ly/JustinClassicStablizer Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/FilmTaped Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/FilmTaped YouTube - http://www.you...
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Thu, 29 Mar 2012 08:09:04 PDT
Recreating TRON: Legacy - Custom digital art with a bicycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Recreating-TRON-Legacy-Custom-digital-art-with-/
Recreating TRON: Legacy - Custom digital art with a bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/F3L6/GVIYJRQG/FSFF3L6GVIYJRQG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/F3L6/GVIYJRQG/FSFF3L6GVIYJRQG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/F3L6/GVIYJRQG/FSFF3L6GVIYJRQG.SMALL.jpg simonhaydn Whether you liked it or not TRON: Legacy had some amazing special effects, but for me it was the light emitting designs that blew me away.  With a bit more time on my hands I would love to make a Tron lightsuit (or the snowboarding LED one), but for now I've gone for the light ribbons created by the...
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Sat, 3 Mar 2012 10:15:10 PST
SD Card Carrier http://www.instructables.com/id/SD-Card-Carrier/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 10:51:02 PST
Walgreens digital camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Walgreens-digital-camera/
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Sat, 7 Jan 2012 14:32:41 PST
Project 365 http://www.instructables.com/id/Project-365/
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Fri, 23 Dec 2011 01:07:04 PST
Macro Photography and Photomicroscopy http://www.instructables.com/id/Macro-Photography-and-Photomicroscopy/
Macro Photography and Photomicroscopy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/MSWC/GUKARR19/FYKMSWCGUKARR19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/MSWC/GUKARR19/FYKMSWCGUKARR19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/MSWC/GUKARR19/FYKMSWCGUKARR19.SMALL.jpg tylercard This tutorial will cover Micro Photography, and Photomicroscopy. Before we get started, there are a few things you need to know. Macro photography is the same thing as Micro photography. Same thing, different name. See why here if you must know. I will refer to it as Macro from here on out for ...
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Thu, 10 Nov 2011 21:06:25 PST
The better swing arm camera mount http://www.instructables.com/id/The-better-swing-arm-camera-mount/
The better swing arm camera mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/F1WW/GUMFTPOH/F5PF1WWGUMFTPOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/F1WW/GUMFTPOH/F5PF1WWGUMFTPOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5P/F1WW/GUMFTPOH/F5PF1WWGUMFTPOH.SMALL.jpg philip42 This instructable can be accessed at the author's website - http://www.neatinformation.com/. If you link to this instructable from another website, please include a link to the Neat Information website. I saw an Ikea swing arm lamp converted into a camera mount and realized I could go one step bet...
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Sat, 5 Nov 2011 19:07:23 PDT
Penny Screen Protector + Easy Doc Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Penny-Screen-Protector-Easy-Doc-Camera/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/NIN9/GS3BDZX1/FZONIN9GS3BDZX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/NIN9/GS3BDZX1/FZONIN9GS3BDZX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/NIN9/GS3BDZX1/FZONIN9GS3BDZX1.SMALL.jpg JamesRPatrick
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Tue, 6 Sep 2011 11:22:16 PDT
Take great pics, easy tutorial! http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-great-pics-easy-tutorial/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/3NV5/GRTHXBY4/FGK3NV5GRTHXBY4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/3NV5/GRTHXBY4/FGK3NV5GRTHXBY4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/3NV5/GRTHXBY4/FGK3NV5GRTHXBY4.SMALL.jpg kansasa A tutorial I created for my daughter's grade 7 connected classroom.  It's an easy to follow tutorial for everyone to learn how to create better pictures.  It doesn't matter if you own a DSLR or a simple "Point & Shoot" this tutorial will help.  The most important thing is to have fun and take your c...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2011 15:53:42 PDT
Monitor calibration http://www.instructables.com/id/Monitor-calibration/
Monitor calibration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/BF0H/GR8C1KQR/FINBF0HGR8C1KQR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/BF0H/GR8C1KQR/FINBF0HGR8C1KQR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/BF0H/GR8C1KQR/FINBF0HGR8C1KQR.SMALL.jpg Eiwalker The most overlooked aspect of digital image editing is monitor calibration -- the process of making sure that your monitor accurately represents your images, and hence accurately represents what you are doing to your images when you tamper with them. This is something that almost all the pros do but...
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Thu, 11 Aug 2011 21:19:03 PDT
http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-intermittent-flash-on-a-Canon-Powershot-A63/
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Wed, 15 Jun 2011 11:56:10 PDT
(near) infrared photography http://www.instructables.com/id/near-infrared-photography/
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Wed, 4 May 2011 19:42:16 PDT
Scan negatives with a flat scanner, computer, legos, and a light http://www.instructables.com/id/Scan-negatives-with-a-flat-scanner-computer-lego/
Scan negatives with a flat scanner, computer, legos, and a light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/5T2G/GFRWN8MQ/FR35T2GGFRWN8MQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/5T2G/GFRWN8MQ/FR35T2GGFRWN8MQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/5T2G/GFRWN8MQ/FR35T2GGFRWN8MQ.SMALL.jpg johnlalevee Do you have old negatives siting around your house? Want them digitally?  This instructable will show you how you can scan negatives without a film scanner. Scaning Build a simple light tight lego box with a square hole in the center big enough for the negetive to be seen completely threw it Pu...
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Fri, 5 Nov 2010 19:03:32 PDT
IR Flash for night view photography http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Flash-for-night-view-photography/
IR Flash for night view photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/O4F5/G9GQF58C/FNDO4F5G9GQF58C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/O4F5/G9GQF58C/FNDO4F5G9GQF58C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/O4F5/G9GQF58C/FNDO4F5G9GQF58C.SMALL.jpg andyk75 The night was always a mystery. Then mankind found fire and could light up the night. After a few more years mankind developed light bulps, photography and finally digital photography. And now I come along and present you a cheap device that allows you to take pictures in the night without interveni...
By: andyk75

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Wed, 25 Aug 2010 00:39:44 PDT
Cheapest and most easy Steadycam for everybody. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheapest-and-most-easy-Steadycam-for-everybody/
Cheapest and most easy Steadycam for everybody. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/ZWZJ/GC4G0TBE/FCOZWZJGC4G0TBE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/ZWZJ/GC4G0TBE/FCOZWZJGC4G0TBE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/ZWZJ/GC4G0TBE/FCOZWZJGC4G0TBE.SMALL.jpg knarx Everybody knows the steadycam. And everybody using a cam to take videos, may it be the iPhone4, a digital camera (like in this instructable the Sony NEX-5), on of these new cool DSLRs or even a real videocam will know about the problems you have taking videos while you are moving the cam. This inst...
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Sat, 31 Jul 2010 01:10:09 PDT
Fixing dropped compact cameras http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-dropped-compact-cameras/
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Wed, 30 Jun 2010 06:59:44 PDT
A 5MP stereo-camera for pictures and movies! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-5MP-stereo-camera-for-pictures-and-movies/
A 5MP stereo-camera for pictures and movies! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/K33I/G8TCT9LC/FE5K33IG8TCT9LC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/K33I/G8TCT9LC/FE5K33IG8TCT9LC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/K33I/G8TCT9LC/FE5K33IG8TCT9LC.SMALL.jpg andyk75 This Instructable describes how to combine two normal cameras into one new stereo-camera that can even record movies! To connect two cameras you need to open the camera and solder some small wires to all relevant pins. Then we apply a pinhead to the wires, fix it on the outside and connect the pin...
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Thu, 6 May 2010 08:42:26 PDT
Creating Digital Armies http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Digital-Armies/
Creating Digital Armies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/FGRJ/G7DYYT87/FYAFGRJG7DYYT87.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/FGRJ/G7DYYT87/FYAFGRJG7DYYT87.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYA/FGRJ/G7DYYT87/FYAFGRJG7DYYT87.SMALL.jpg Tharl Greetings fellow Movie Makers! For a looooooong time I have wanted to make a fullscale army. Unfortunately, it is impossible for independent filmmakers to gather resources. Here I will show you how... Shoot Footage First you need a Blue/Green Screen. There are many Instructables out there that c...
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Wed, 7 Apr 2010 06:39:34 PDT
Take a picture like a Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-compose-the-perfect-picture/
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Mon, 5 Apr 2010 14:17:17 PDT
DIY digital camera (Frank) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-digital-camera-Frank/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/7CU6/G68HA0QT/FDR7CU6G68HA0QT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/7CU6/G68HA0QT/FDR7CU6G68HA0QT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDR/7CU6/G68HA0QT/FDR7CU6G68HA0QT.SMALL.jpg rustlabs this is a camera i made out of an old broken 3 megapixle cannon, i replaced its original lens with a "TV zoom lens" from a video camera that was so old its image sensor was in a glass tube. anyway, its a pretty simple project when you break it down, the hardest part is tricking the old digital camer...
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Tue, 9 Mar 2010 18:52:57 PST
Simple Pinhole for SLR Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinhole-for-SLR-Camera/
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Sat, 16 Jan 2010 08:38:19 PST
Infrared night vision digital camera/camcorder http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-night-vision-digital-cameracamcorder/
Infrared night vision digital camera/camcorder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/4D7M/GJ7MQAYV/FH44D7MGJ7MQAYV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/4D7M/GJ7MQAYV/FH44D7MGJ7MQAYV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/4D7M/GJ7MQAYV/FH44D7MGJ7MQAYV.SMALL.jpg electric_piano_5k This instructable explains how to convert the Discovery Kids Night Vision Camcorder (which is falsely advertised to use "real infrared night vision technology") into a REAL infrared night vision camcorder.  This is similar to IR webcam conversions published here and elsewhere, but the advantage of t...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2010 08:59:35 PST
Movie Flipbook you can make at the office (No drill or workshop tools needed) http://www.instructables.com/id/Movie-Flipbook-you-can-make-at-the-office-No-dril/
Movie Flipbook you can make at the office (No drill or workshop tools needed) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/4REY/G3TE0XZ3/F904REYG3TE0XZ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/4REY/G3TE0XZ3/F904REYG3TE0XZ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F90/4REY/G3TE0XZ3/F904REYG3TE0XZ3.SMALL.jpg SwitchGirl Make a Flip Book from iHeartSwitch on Vimeo. (REFERENCES: http://www.instructables.com/id/Handmade_Flipbook_2/ AND http://thecurio.us/blog/?p=14) We had to make something for the Christmas exchange this year that was $10 and under. I looked to the cinema for inspiration, and found the flipbook...
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Sat, 2 Jan 2010 14:10:06 PST
New & Improved Portable, Paperless, Digital Copy Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Improved-Portable-Paperless-Digital-Copy-M/
New & Improved Portable, Paperless, Digital Copy Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/56AC/G145SMQR/FC256ACG145SMQR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/56AC/G145SMQR/FC256ACG145SMQR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC2/56AC/G145SMQR/FC256ACG145SMQR.SMALL.jpg DHagen Don’t wait in line to feed coins into the library’s photocopier!Here are instructions for making a portable, paperless, digital copy machine.    [Earlier I published a version of this that had a clear-plastic “page press”. In some cases, there was too much reflection off of the plastic, and I couldn...
By: DHagen

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Mon, 26 Oct 2009 13:46:39 PDT
Make anything into a tripod, and a few ideas for your camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-anything-into-a-tripod-and-a-few-ideas-for-y/
Make anything into a tripod, and a few ideas for your camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/W6M0/G0Y6UC13/FIIW6M0G0Y6UC13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/W6M0/G0Y6UC13/FIIW6M0G0Y6UC13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/W6M0/G0Y6UC13/FIIW6M0G0Y6UC13.SMALL.jpg exabopper This is a compilation of several camera projects that I have made and used.  I'll show you how you can make anything into a support for your camera or camcorder using less than $2 worth of hardware.  Next, I'll show you how to incorporate that idea into building your own monopod or SteadiCam, and fi...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2009 16:00:22 PDT
Portable, Paperless, Digital Copy Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Paperless-Digital-Copy-Machine/
Portable, Paperless, Digital Copy Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/IQNF/G0KQOWM8/FOGIQNFG0KQOWM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/IQNF/G0KQOWM8/FOGIQNFG0KQOWM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/IQNF/G0KQOWM8/FOGIQNFG0KQOWM8.SMALL.jpg DHagen Don’t wait in line to feed coins into the library’s photocopier! Here are instructions for making a portable, paperless, digital copy machine.Your materials should cost less than $20, maybe less than $10, and the labor time is only a few hours. I am assuming that you already have a digital camera an...
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Sun, 11 Oct 2009 11:03:09 PDT
How to realize a Stereoscopic 3D digital photoframe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-realize-a-Stereoscopic-3D-digital-photofram/
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Thu, 8 Oct 2009 07:11:42 PDT
Salvage a Broken Mini DV Tape http://www.instructables.com/id/Salvage-a-broken-Mini-DV-tape/
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Tue, 6 Oct 2009 20:26:53 PDT
Cheap Fisheye Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Fisheye-Lens/
Cheap Fisheye Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/NHRQ/G0GBHWJM/FSWNHRQG0GBHWJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/NHRQ/G0GBHWJM/FSWNHRQG0GBHWJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/NHRQ/G0GBHWJM/FSWNHRQG0GBHWJM.SMALL.jpg patholio How to make a cheap fisheye lens for a compact digital camera.You will need:(1) Your digital camera - I used a Canon Ixus 65(2) An old or broken SLR zoom lens - I picked up a Sigma 28-200mm from the broken lenses box of a camera shop for 5 quid, I think the autofocus didn't work.(3) some really tiny...
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Tue, 6 Oct 2009 09:02:20 PDT
White screen photos http://www.instructables.com/id/White-screen-still-photos/
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By: knoxarama

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Sun, 4 Oct 2009 19:49:03 PDT