Instructables: exploring - technology - photography - diy http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:20:58 PST BLOX v1.01 $2 Easy DIY Macro Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Easy-DIY-Macro-Studio/
$2 Easy DIY Macro Studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/6RCH/I2XTU1H0/FYN6RCHI2XTU1H0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/6RCH/I2XTU1H0/FYN6RCHI2XTU1H0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/6RCH/I2XTU1H0/FYN6RCHI2XTU1H0.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome This is going to be a quick little instructable to showcase how you can build a diffused studio for macro / still life photography. The reason I say $2 is even if you have to buy the tissue paper and poster board you should be able to build this for about 2 bucks. All the camera equipment shown i...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:56:40 PST
Low Cost Light Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Light-Diffuser/
Low Cost Light Diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/7SZO/I27GUFRH/FB97SZOI27GUFRH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/7SZO/I27GUFRH/FB97SZOI27GUFRH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB9/7SZO/I27GUFRH/FB97SZOI27GUFRH.SMALL.jpg jingle4 Light diffusers are used in film and photography to help diffuse harsh shadows from direct lights. You will find something like this in every film maker’s tool kit. This simple free standing design is low cost, portable and can be made in a few minutes.I’ve also included a video of the diffuser buil...
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 11:55:55 PST
Motion Triggered DSLR Remote System http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Triggered-DSLR-Remote-System/
Motion Triggered DSLR Remote System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/VXN4/I1XEQB0Y/F6AVXN4I1XEQB0Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/VXN4/I1XEQB0Y/F6AVXN4I1XEQB0Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6A/VXN4/I1XEQB0Y/F6AVXN4I1XEQB0Y.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Behold, a long range motion triggered DSLR remote system! Build a device that automatically takes photos of moving objects when you're not around. It's the perfect standalone wildlife photography setup.Hate Reading? Here's A Video: A Brief Layman's Explanation: The project is composed of two main un...
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 14:10:39 PDT
Low Cost Video Stabilizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Video-Stabilizer/
Low Cost Video Stabilizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/KVGV/I1T4QF1V/FUEKVGVI1T4QF1V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/KVGV/I1T4QF1V/FUEKVGVI1T4QF1V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/KVGV/I1T4QF1V/FUEKVGVI1T4QF1V.SMALL.jpg jingle4 Video stabilizers are used to improve the smoothness of video when the operator is in motion. Professional version cost in excess of $500. The version shown below can support the weight of a DLSR camera and is made from less than $25 of materials. I’ve also included a video of the stabilizer in use ...
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:18:48 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
DIY GoPro Bungee Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoPro-Bungee-Mount/
DIY GoPro Bungee Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/0EB8/I1ETVGVL/FK60EB8I1ETVGVL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/0EB8/I1ETVGVL/FK60EB8I1ETVGVL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/0EB8/I1ETVGVL/FK60EB8I1ETVGVL.SMALL.jpg DIYgiveaways Check out the video below to learn how to make your own DIY GoPro bungee mount! Materials 10” bungee cord (part of $1 6-pack from Dollar Tree)12” bungee cord (part of $1 6-pack from Dollar Tree) ½” 90 degree Cross Tee $1.46 (Lowe's) 14-20 Hex nut $0.26 (Lowe’s) Wing Nut for 1/4-20 screw $1.24/2-p...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:25:34 PDT
Home Darkroom design for small spaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Darkroom-design-for-small-spaces/
Home Darkroom design for small spaces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/K8V8/I1AVWE65/F1MK8V8I1AVWE65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/K8V8/I1AVWE65/F1MK8V8I1AVWE65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/K8V8/I1AVWE65/F1MK8V8I1AVWE65.SMALL.jpg wackybit 360 view of my converted closet - Spherical Image - RICOH THETAHi,I would like to start off by saying that this darkroom design will not be applicable to everybody. Your closet might be bigger, smaller, or you might be utilizing a bathroom space. Your girlfriend might threaten to break up with you i...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:43:50 PDT
Add Power Adapter to Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Power-Adapter-to-Digital-Camera/
Add Power Adapter to Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/HGFG/I1943VDQ/FRFHGFGI1943VDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/HGFG/I1943VDQ/FRFHGFGI1943VDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/HGFG/I1943VDQ/FRFHGFGI1943VDQ.SMALL.jpg EvanKale Adding a power adapter to a digital camera will let you power your camera from a wall outlet.This is especially useful for those who want longer recording times from their cameras without having to recharge their batteries often. This can also be used to revive that old digital camera with a dead ba...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:42:46 PDT
DIY GoPro Screw Keychain Ring Modification for Adding Tether http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoPro-Screw-Keychain-Ring-Modification-for-Add/
DIY GoPro Screw Keychain Ring Modification for Adding Tether - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/H82P/I169OBJW/F2QH82PI169OBJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/H82P/I169OBJW/F2QH82PI169OBJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/H82P/I169OBJW/F2QH82PI169OBJW.SMALL.jpg DIYgiveaways Check out the video below to learn how to add a simple keychain ring to your GoPro screws so you can add a tether or a leash! This is a great way to prevent losing your GoPro if it were to fall off your bike, car, or other high impact equipment/activity. Don't forget to subscribe and follow so you d...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:03:53 PDT
Light Painters Palette 2.0 - A complete guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Painters-Palette-20-A-complete-guide/
Light Painters Palette 2.0 - A complete guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/923S/I0R0U7UG/FE5923SI0R0U7UG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/923S/I0R0U7UG/FE5923SI0R0U7UG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/923S/I0R0U7UG/FE5923SI0R0U7UG.SMALL.jpg jritchey Hello Photographers! I've been planning on doing , and have requests for, a follow up instructable on my Light Painters Palette. For a while I've been working on taking the big box form of that device and making it more compact, simple, and user friendly. To do this I designed a PCB (printed cir...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 16:48:53 PDT
DIY Camera Dolly Rails for Actionpro X7, GoPro or any other action or video camera. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Dolly-Rails-for-Actionpro-X7-GoPro-or-a/
DIY Camera Dolly Rails for Actionpro X7, GoPro or any other action or video camera. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/XFDK/HZ3YC58A/FZJXFDKHZ3YC58A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/XFDK/HZ3YC58A/FZJXFDKHZ3YC58A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/XFDK/HZ3YC58A/FZJXFDKHZ3YC58A.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu Parts, tools and all activities required to make your own Camera Dolly for your actioncamera like GoPro, Actionpro or any other video camera / DSLR that support standard tripod conector. Camera can be attached directly on the Dolly or attached to a tripod head. The last one is the best option as wil...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:02:05 PDT
DIY Gopro steadycam hack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Gopro-steadycam-hack/
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:35:22 PDT
EASY Extendable Pole Mount for ANY Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Extendable-Pole-Mount-for-ANY-Camera/
EASY Extendable Pole Mount for ANY Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/OAY4/HY3Z9QAN/F09OAY4HY3Z9QAN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/OAY4/HY3Z9QAN/F09OAY4HY3Z9QAN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/OAY4/HY3Z9QAN/F09OAY4HY3Z9QAN.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this ible I'll show you how to make an easy and very cheap Pole Mount for any kind of Camera. I decided to use an extendable pole whose length can be set from 75cm to 150cm.Two weeks ago I realized this mount (photo#2) to put on the seatpost in order to film from a cool point of view....
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:44:10 PDT
EASY Camera Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Camera-Handle/
EASY Camera Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/7RX3/HXCAPO5X/FDV7RX3HXCAPO5X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/7RX3/HXCAPO5X/FDV7RX3HXCAPO5X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/7RX3/HXCAPO5X/FDV7RX3HXCAPO5X.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this FAST and EASY ible I'm going to show you how to make a camera handle in just 5 minutes for 0$.A camera handle it's basically a handle that helps you to keep better any action camera with just one hand, this means also that your videos will come out without shaking.The one i'm goi...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 03:28:52 PDT
small foldable tripod dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/small-foldable-tripod-dolly/
small foldable tripod dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/K5UX/HX8HP8BM/F8OK5UXHX8HP8BM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/K5UX/HX8HP8BM/F8OK5UXHX8HP8BM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/K5UX/HX8HP8BM/F8OK5UXHX8HP8BM.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi To make movies you usually need to move smoothly your camera on a flat surface, like a table or the floor. There are many commercial tripod dollies but you can easily make your own with a few wood boards and three wheels. The design To build this dolly you can choose different materials and dimen...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 03:49:25 PDT
DIY Schlieren Flow Visualization http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Schlieren-Flow-Visualization/
DIY Schlieren Flow Visualization - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MR0V/HX42UKR1/F9GMR0VHX42UKR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MR0V/HX42UKR1/F9GMR0VHX42UKR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9G/MR0V/HX42UKR1/F9GMR0VHX42UKR1.SMALL.jpg jlansey Schlieren Flow Visualization is a method to see small differences in air pressure like those around a flame; essentially it allows you to *see* air. It is typically accomplished with super fancy mirrors that can cost upwards of $300. This instructable is about making a Schlieren Flow Visualization r...
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 18:19:01 PDT
GoPro Magnetic Mini Ball Head Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Magnetic-Mini-Ball-Head-Mount/
GoPro Magnetic Mini Ball Head Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/IZCA/HW8T05VG/F00IZCAHW8T05VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/IZCA/HW8T05VG/F00IZCAHW8T05VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/IZCA/HW8T05VG/F00IZCAHW8T05VG.SMALL.jpg peterthomsen One of my favorite DIY GoPro mounts. This versatile mount is super simple to make and comes in handy all of the time. Assembly takes a few minutes. Materials cost about $15.Materials: 65# Hold Magnet ($8 hardware store) Mini Ball head ($4 ebay) GoPro Tripod Mount ($3 ebay) 1/2" 1/4-20 machine s...
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:48:18 PDT
Fisheye lens - how to do it easy and quick http://www.instructables.com/id/Fisheye-lens-how-to-do-it-easy-and-quick/
Fisheye lens - how to do it easy and quick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/30P6/HVNXS1Z8/FRJ30P6HVNXS1Z8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/30P6/HVNXS1Z8/FRJ30P6HVNXS1Z8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/30P6/HVNXS1Z8/FRJ30P6HVNXS1Z8.SMALL.jpg RandomHacker This instructable shows how to make your own fisheye lens really quickly, in simple stepsIf you are into serious photography, you should think of buying a proper fisheye lens, as this one gives low quality photos compared to professional lenses (but it costs much less!)This instructable costed me un...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 11:53:49 PDT
Simple Panoramic Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Panoramic-Rig/
Simple Panoramic Rig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/0WUR/HVL8D5BC/FCR0WURHVL8D5BC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/0WUR/HVL8D5BC/FCR0WURHVL8D5BC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/0WUR/HVL8D5BC/FCR0WURHVL8D5BC.SMALL.jpg mtairymd Below are directions for a simple rig for panoramic video. It was built with free pallet wood and the temporary use of my mountain bike rim. The project took about 5 minutes to put it together. ​Tools/Materials Tools: SawDrillMeasuring tapeMaterials: Bicycle Rim/Tire (26” used for this project...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 12:21:58 PDT
DIY Easy Mobile Macro http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Easy-Mobile-Macro/
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Sun, 4 May 2014 23:15:25 PDT
a linear laser brush for painting with light http://www.instructables.com/id/a-simple-laser-brush-for-painting-with-light/
a linear laser brush for painting with light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2D8T/HUJS40O0/FEZ2D8THUJS40O0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2D8T/HUJS40O0/FEZ2D8THUJS40O0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2D8T/HUJS40O0/FEZ2D8THUJS40O0.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you love photography and experimenting with special effects you will be happy to know that with a very simple circuit and a cheap laser you can easily build a sort of laser "scanner" to take impressive photos and portrait. My project was born from a more complex automated laser scanner idea, and ...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 09:03:32 PDT
Cable Release http://www.instructables.com/id/Cable-Release/
Cable Release - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/TWTD/HU5THINF/FVGTWTDHU5THINF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/TWTD/HU5THINF/FVGTWTDHU5THINF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/TWTD/HU5THINF/FVGTWTDHU5THINF.SMALL.jpg stevenarango This is my DIY Cable Release For Canon DSLR. all you Need for this is  Small Project box ,,   a Push Switch ....Two.... Some Wires , Hot Glue gun ,Solder, Drill. I  Found   that using One of these Drill Bits. The Box Will Not Brake Like if You use the Regular Drill Bits. Drill 3 Holes Two For th...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:29:30 PDT
Wedding Photobooth (iPad+DSLR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Photobooth-iPadDSLR/
Wedding Photobooth (iPad+DSLR) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/9IOC/HTHKFDP5/FB09IOCHTHKFDP5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/9IOC/HTHKFDP5/FB09IOCHTHKFDP5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/9IOC/HTHKFDP5/FB09IOCHTHKFDP5.SMALL.jpg acoens I built this photobooth as a bit of fun at our wedding and we've been able to use it for other parties since. After deciding to build a photobooth, I had a few constraints. I knew it should be lightweight, easily portable, and I preferred using as much equipment that I could repurpose for other p...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 16:04:26 PDT
Inexpensive DIY Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-DIY-Lightbox/
Inexpensive DIY Lightbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/XRG9/HRPNCNF2/F0CXRG9HRPNCNF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/XRG9/HRPNCNF2/F0CXRG9HRPNCNF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/XRG9/HRPNCNF2/F0CXRG9HRPNCNF2.SMALL.jpg tisBeth Make a lightbox for photography with materials you can find around the house. What you need: a box, white poster board, white tissue paper, scissors/box cutter, tape. Lay the box on its side. Cut a rectangular in the top of the box, leaving a 2 inch border between the edges of the box and th...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 04:39:02 PST
DIY Home Photo Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Home-Photo-Setup/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:05:46 PST
Mechanical 'wind-up' camera slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-wind-up-camera-slider/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SMALL.jpg Building all the way A simple DIY camera slider that uses a wind-up music box salvaged from an old toy. This could be used as a backup option in case one runs out of power. The wind-up mechanism delivers constant speed and is strong enough to move most DSLRs mounted on a heavy ball-head. The operating noise is really ne...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 19:19:31 PST
DIY Track Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Track-Dolly-51/
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 15:45:01 PST
DIY iPhone Video Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-iPhone-Video-Rig/
DIY iPhone Video Rig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/DGL9/HQVPZMUY/FZCDGL9HQVPZMUY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/DGL9/HQVPZMUY/FZCDGL9HQVPZMUY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/DGL9/HQVPZMUY/FZCDGL9HQVPZMUY.SMALL.jpg delno I love the iPhone for its photo and video capabilities. I was looking for a way to get more out of these features and came across video rigs like the Owle Bubo, but I didn't want to put that much money into it. I figured I could make a similar rig for much cheaper. The rig adds five main features, f...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 12:28:22 PST
Make DSLR mount stand for less than 6 $ using PVC pipes(Monopod/Tripod for any camera) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-DSLR-mount-stand-for-less-than-6-MonopodTripo/
Make DSLR mount stand for less than 6 $ using PVC pipes(Monopod/Tripod for any camera) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/9VBM/HQQLKZK6/F3R9VBMHQQLKZK6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/9VBM/HQQLKZK6/F3R9VBMHQQLKZK6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/9VBM/HQQLKZK6/F3R9VBMHQQLKZK6.SMALL.jpg soorajbagal Yes .... No more money wasting on unstable tripods.... You can make your own with just some PVC pipe and T's It's lightweight... It's Perfectly balanced... It's solid strong... It's most customization friendly... I am Sooraj Bagal and I will share my experience about this camera mount This is the ...
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 11:19:25 PST
how to build and overhead camera rig http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-build-and-overhead-camera-rig/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/WDQI/HQKY9CZ1/FSTWDQIHQKY9CZ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/WDQI/HQKY9CZ1/FSTWDQIHQKY9CZ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/WDQI/HQKY9CZ1/FSTWDQIHQKY9CZ1.SMALL.jpg his majesty i needed to build and overhead camera rig and was looking for some specs on how to but couldn't find any. so here's mine. i later did end up going and buying a $30 tripod that could hold a heavier camera 
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 08:22:45 PST
Gunstock Camera Rig from camera accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/Gunstock-Camera-Rig-from-camera-accessories/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/PRP8/HQHHWTHL/FBUPRP8HQHHWTHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/PRP8/HQHHWTHL/FBUPRP8HQHHWTHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBU/PRP8/HQHHWTHL/FBUPRP8HQHHWTHL.SMALL.jpg clam8 In this video I am showing you how to build your own gunstock camera rig from camera accessories. Its not a shoulder rig as this is not put on your shoulder but against your armpit, chest or anywhere you want. The great thing about this rig is that is versatile in where you place it and enable you t...
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Thu, 16 Jan 2014 05:12:04 PST
How To do macro photography with smartphone! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-do-macro-photography-with-smartphone/
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 16:46:01 PST
Food/Drink Photography for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Food-Photography-for-Beginners/
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 18:21:20 PST
DIY Dive Rig for GoPro, Actionpro X7 or any other action camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-handle-extension-Actionpro-x7-gopro-stick-supp/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/ETSU/HQ0HS8WP/FIJETSUHQ0HS8WP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/ETSU/HQ0HS8WP/FIJETSUHQ0HS8WP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/ETSU/HQ0HS8WP/FIJETSUHQ0HS8WP.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu DYI Dive Rig, build from common PVC materials used for electricity piping. Can be used with any action camera that have standard tripod connection or instead of that, the provided clamps can be glued to the rig as well. All work will take about 10 minutes including preparation and cleaning. Total c...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 05:40:18 PST
DIY Handle with Extension for GoPro, Actionpro X7 or any other action camera. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Handle-with-Extension-for-GoPro-Actionpro-X7-o/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/WZKK/HQ0HS8VG/F1TWZKKHQ0HS8VG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/WZKK/HQ0HS8VG/F1TWZKKHQ0HS8VG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/WZKK/HQ0HS8VG/F1TWZKKHQ0HS8VG.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu Here is in real time, activities required to make your own Handle with Extension capabilities for your actioncamera like GoPro, Actionpro or any other model that support standard tripod conector. Can be used on land but also underwater as the handle have no materials that could be affected by press...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 05:32:10 PST
DIY Camera Dolly for GoPro, Actionpro X7 or any other action or video camera. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Dolly-for-GoPro-Actionpro-X7-or-any-oth/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CG19/HQ0HS8GP/FCBCG19HQ0HS8GP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CG19/HQ0HS8GP/FCBCG19HQ0HS8GP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/CG19/HQ0HS8GP/FCBCG19HQ0HS8GP.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu Parts, tools and all activities required to make your own Camera Dolly for your actioncamera like GoPro, Actionpro or any other video camera / DSLR that support standard tripod conector. Camera can be attached directly on the Dolly or attached to a tripod head. The last one is the best option as wil...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 05:29:07 PST
DIY Time-lapse - Rotation for GoPro, Actionpro X7 or any other action camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Time-lapse-Rotation-for-GoPro-Actionpro-X7-or-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/2DBJ/HQ0HS8EP/FZP2DBJHQ0HS8EP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/2DBJ/HQ0HS8EP/FZP2DBJHQ0HS8EP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/2DBJ/HQ0HS8EP/FZP2DBJHQ0HS8EP.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu DIY project for a cheap and extremely easy to put together Time-lapse device for rotation using Ikea egg timer and standard flat mount. This is nothing new, presented in multiple other clips, just added to the DIY collection so that they are all together. Creating a time-lapse rotation universal to...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 05:19:14 PST
DIY Clamp Mount for GoPro, Actionpro X7 or any other action cameras http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Clamp-Mount-for-GoPro-Actionpro-X7-or-any-othe/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/9RK6/HQ0HS6PH/FH79RK6HQ0HS6PH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/9RK6/HQ0HS6PH/FH79RK6HQ0HS6PH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH7/9RK6/HQ0HS6PH/FH79RK6HQ0HS6PH.SMALL.jpg Ninjutzu DIY project for an universal mount for GoPro, Actionpro or any other action camera, using ordinary Clamp, available in any hardware store. Compared with other DIY mount clamps projects, the clamp used is build by Wolfcraft that have pre-made holes on the side. Those holes allowed to create one extr...
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Sat, 4 Jan 2014 04:14:16 PST
Make a Pinhole Camera from Junk! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Pinhole-Camera-from-Junk/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/C48X/HP0CTFEV/FY0C48XHP0CTFEV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/C48X/HP0CTFEV/FY0C48XHP0CTFEV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/C48X/HP0CTFEV/FY0C48XHP0CTFEV.SMALL.jpg rickosgood Learn to build a simple pinhole camera using things you likely have laying around the house already.  In this video, I also explain why a pinhole camera shows images reversed and upside down.
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 10:18:37 PST
New strap camera / nueva correa para tu cámara. http://www.instructables.com/id/New-strap-camera-nueva-correa-para-tu-cámara/
New strap camera / nueva correa para tu cámara. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/36Q3/HOHYKKK0/FNS36Q3HOHYKKK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/36Q3/HOHYKKK0/FNS36Q3HOHYKKK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/36Q3/HOHYKKK0/FNS36Q3HOHYKKK0.SMALL.jpg israbat Como elaborar una correa para tu cámara sin gastar mucho dinero. How to draw a belt for your camera without spending much money. Elementos a necesitar / elements need 1.- Herramienta rotativa / rotating tool. 2.- Correa vieja / old strap 3- Pijas de argolla / Cock Hoop 4.- Diferentes ganchos lo...
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Fri, 29 Nov 2013 20:02:23 PST
DIY Smartphone Film Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smartphone-Film-Scanner/
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 22:38:34 PST
EASY PHONE TRIPOD! http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-PHONE-TRIPOD/
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 21:38:42 PST
10€ DIY Softbox for your DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/10-DIY-Softbox-for-your-DSLR/
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 13:31:32 PST
Making instant film at home ( polaroid 55 ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-instant-film-at-home-polaroid-55-/
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 19:12:11 PST
How to Make a High Fashion Specular Reflector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-High-Fashion-Specular-Reflector/
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 11:28:14 PDT
CHEST HARNESS CAMERA MOUNT FOR BACKPACK http://www.instructables.com/id/CHEST-HARNESS-CAMERA-MOUNT-FOR-BACKPACK/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/E0YP/HM33VRLU/FIKE0YPHM33VRLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/E0YP/HM33VRLU/FIKE0YPHM33VRLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/E0YP/HM33VRLU/FIKE0YPHM33VRLU.SMALL.jpg ade angelis Have you ever noticed how inconvenient and painful it is to bring your camera dangling off your neck for a whole day? I'm pretty sure I'm not the only one who has this kind of problem, so I thought it would be useful if I shared the solution I came up with. I liked the idea of hanging it to my backp...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 13:21:30 PDT
DIY Permanent Infrared DSLR Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Permanent-Infrared-DSLR-Camera/
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Mon, 16 Sep 2013 00:56:25 PDT
5-minute Photo Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/5-minute-Photo-Booth/
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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 09:53:11 PDT
DIY Over the Shoulder Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Over-the-Shoulder-Camera-Mount/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/3FIY/HIGF6M0F/FBL3FIYHIGF6M0F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/3FIY/HIGF6M0F/FBL3FIYHIGF6M0F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/3FIY/HIGF6M0F/FBL3FIYHIGF6M0F.SMALL.jpg SongEmu I’ve always thought third-person perspectives were cool, so I decided I’d build one of these to document my last-summer-before-employment shenanigans. It’s inspired by a similar rig by Indy Mogul host Griffin Hammond and it costs about $6 to build. But there’s another twist, in order to make this r...
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Wed, 14 Aug 2013 14:51:34 PDT
Cheap DSLR Protection Against The Elements http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DSLR-Protection-Against-The-Elements/
Cheap DSLR Protection Against The Elements - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/IDGX/HJKBSY9N/FXBIDGXHJKBSY9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/IDGX/HJKBSY9N/FXBIDGXHJKBSY9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXB/IDGX/HJKBSY9N/FXBIDGXHJKBSY9N.SMALL.jpg tqwerty Okay, so I'm leaving to go camping in two days, and I've been putting off my camera preparation until the very last minute.  I will be going camping on the beach, and I do not want to get my precious camera filled with horrible sandy awfulness. I was originally planning to just put my camera in a z...
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Sat, 3 Aug 2013 19:47:57 PDT