Instructables: exploring - technology - photography - dslr http://www.instructables.com Fri, 21 Nov 2014 02:44:53 PST BLOX v1.01 Flash diffuser/bouncer LEGO mount hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Flash-diffuserbouncer-LEGO-mount-hack/
Flash diffuser/bouncer LEGO mount hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/OZQ5/I2Q1HLWT/FWTOZQ5I2Q1HLWT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/OZQ5/I2Q1HLWT/FWTOZQ5I2Q1HLWT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/OZQ5/I2Q1HLWT/FWTOZQ5I2Q1HLWT.SMALL.jpg emil.e This is my first instructable and I hope it will be helpfull :)...I bought this cheap but great flash diffuser/bouncer from ebay but I didn't noticed that my DSLR is not supported.As can be seen on the pictures my Canon EOS 1100D has a little switch which disables built-in flash when I insert diffus...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 06:16:02 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
A Shutter Release That Will Outlive Your Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Shutter-Release-That-Will-Outlive-Your-Camera/
A Shutter Release That Will Outlive Your Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/1RWW/I1WH74KD/F3P1RWWI1WH74KD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/1RWW/I1WH74KD/F3P1RWWI1WH74KD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/1RWW/I1WH74KD/F3P1RWWI1WH74KD.SMALL.jpg gmjhowe Even a super expensive nice camera is only rated for up to 250,000 'clicks' or photos. I have used a few shutter releases in the past, some I have been impressed with. Others failed far quicker than I would have liked. I had recently moved to using a mechanical keyboard, which features independent s...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:29:13 PDT
Achieve a Stunning Professional Film Cinematic (Cheaply and Easily) http://www.instructables.com/id/Achieve-a-Stunning-Professional-Film-Cinematic-Che/
Achieve a Stunning Professional Film Cinematic (Cheaply and Easily) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/PXEJ/I1C460II/FX1PXEJI1C460II.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/PXEJ/I1C460II/FX1PXEJI1C460II.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/PXEJ/I1C460II/FX1PXEJI1C460II.SMALL.jpg SubjectAwesome Ever wanted to get the extra special film look, but just can't get that video mojo? well It may be simpler than you think. In this Instructable I'll tell you how to easily and cheaply create that filmic look and make you videos look more professional. This can all be achieved with only budget of 0$ ...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:47:59 PDT
Small Photobooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Photobooth/
Small Photobooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/93HI/I1B7OSXF/FE293HII1B7OSXF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/93HI/I1B7OSXF/FE293HII1B7OSXF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/93HI/I1B7OSXF/FE293HII1B7OSXF.SMALL.jpg deadduck After making a photobooth this summer from these instructions portable photobooth I wanted a more mobile and smaller booth but still be able to use a DSLR..... Step 1: parts For the photobooth I used:Enclosure:Front and back - 4mm MDF (laser cut from the illustrator template that is named frontba...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:53:42 PDT
How to Convert Film Negatives with a Digital Camera/Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Convert-Film-Negatives-with-a-Digital-Camer/
How to Convert Film Negatives with a Digital Camera/Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/J6EX/I00TJPK1/F08J6EXI00TJPK1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/J6EX/I00TJPK1/F08J6EXI00TJPK1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/J6EX/I00TJPK1/F08J6EXI00TJPK1.SMALL.jpg pbriggs8 This Instructable shows you the details of how to quickly convert film negatives into quality positives using a digital camera or smartphone. This method will allow you to digitize negatives at a rate of approximately one every 5-10 seconds, versus one every 2-3 minutes when using a film scanner.Th...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:04:29 PDT
Hague MMC DIY upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Hague-MMC-DIY-upgrade/
Hague MMC DIY upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/YJEA/HZB3HXK5/FZ1YJEAHZB3HXK5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/YJEA/HZB3HXK5/FZ1YJEAHZB3HXK5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ1/YJEA/HZB3HXK5/FZ1YJEAHZB3HXK5.SMALL.jpg clam8 In this post I am going to show you how to upgrade your Hague Mini Motion to become an even better stabiliser. Actually been using this setup for a couple of years now and been used on different shoots from short films to even corporate videos. The upgrade is a great add on to the Hague Mini Motion ...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:36:40 PDT
Make a super-bright video RING-LIGHT http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-super-bright-video-RING-LIGHT/
Make a super-bright video RING-LIGHT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/R1U5/HY4KTX5T/FZDR1U5HY4KTX5T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/R1U5/HY4KTX5T/FZDR1U5HY4KTX5T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/R1U5/HY4KTX5T/FZDR1U5HY4KTX5T.SMALL.jpg DIYPerks Ever wanted to get that glamor look in your videos, or have an amazing flattering light? Well, in this video I will show you how to make an LED ring light so that you can give your footage that little 'extra something' to make it special. The total cost of this build comes to about $25.LEDs:http://w...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:38:07 PDT
The DSLR Bodycap Pinhole http://www.instructables.com/id/The-DSLR-Bodycap-Pinhole/
The DSLR Bodycap Pinhole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/STGE/HXV25490/FCZSTGEHXV25490.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/STGE/HXV25490/FCZSTGEHXV25490.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/STGE/HXV25490/FCZSTGEHXV25490.SMALL.jpg G. M. Something so simple and yet it works.To make this pinhole for your DSLR you need:A bodycap for your brand of DSLR. I'm using a Canon bodycap.A beverage tin can of your choice.A needle A scissorSome epoxy glue.And a 52mm UV filter.A drill. 10mm or so. All in one step... First drill a hole in the ...
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 17:43:04 PDT
Canon EF-S 18-55mm. To EF mount - UPDATED! http://www.instructables.com/id/Canon-EF-S-18-55mm-To-EF-mount/
Canon EF-S 18-55mm. To EF mount - UPDATED! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/LA5A/HXLMTZIQ/FYBLA5AHXLMTZIQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/LA5A/HXLMTZIQ/FYBLA5AHXLMTZIQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYB/LA5A/HXLMTZIQ/FYBLA5AHXLMTZIQ.SMALL.jpg G. M. Hello.In this instructable I will convert a standard Canon EFS 18-55mm. kit lens to EF mount.Why? Because I can, and because I have a Canon 10D laying around, and not many EF lenses. The 10D has a APS-C sensor, but it is not possible to fit EF-S lenses on it. Any later models will fit the EF-S lense...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:33:57 PDT
DIY lens cap holder for camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-lens-cap-holder-for-camera/
DIY lens cap holder for camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/4P84/HXII3EPK/FC64P84HXII3EPK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/4P84/HXII3EPK/FC64P84HXII3EPK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC6/4P84/HXII3EPK/FC64P84HXII3EPK.SMALL.jpg thescientistformerlyknownasNaegeli This instructable shows how to make a lens cap holder for your camera.I spent quite some time to look for my lens cap so I thought the best would be to attach it to the camera. In this way I will not lose it again. If you have your parts and materials ready (see step 1) you can finish this project w...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:54:01 PDT
Rokinon 8mm lens rear mounted filter on a Canon http://www.instructables.com/id/Rokinon-8mm-lens-rear-mounted-filter-on-a-Canon/
Rokinon 8mm lens rear mounted filter on a Canon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/B37J/HX7OZ9V2/FKPB37JHX7OZ9V2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/B37J/HX7OZ9V2/FKPB37JHX7OZ9V2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/B37J/HX7OZ9V2/FKPB37JHX7OZ9V2.SMALL.jpg phgeek If you are lucky enough to own a Rokinon 8mm lens for Canon cameras then you have thought about using filters at some point. I have had this one for over a year an think they are something special, but there are no rear threads for adding filters. One day I was looking at the rear mount and happened...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 14:54:11 PDT
Portable Photobooth (iPad+DSLR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Photobooth-iPadDSLR/
Portable Photobooth (iPad+DSLR) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/ZTI2/HWS3Q3ZC/F88ZTI2HWS3Q3ZC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/ZTI2/HWS3Q3ZC/F88ZTI2HWS3Q3ZC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/ZTI2/HWS3Q3ZC/F88ZTI2HWS3Q3ZC.SMALL.jpg acoens After building a photobooth for our wedding, I realized I learned quite a bit that I could do differently after learning the constraints of the project. This is a redesign, incorporating the aspects that worked the best - the hardware and the messaging on the front. After deciding to build a phot...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:07:20 PDT
Solid Steadicam / steadycam below $20 GoPro , dslr, vdslr The cheapest and best steadicam on Instructables http://www.instructables.com/id/Solid-Steadicam-below-20-GoPro-vdslr-dslr/
Solid Steadicam / steadycam below $20 GoPro , dslr, vdslr The cheapest and best steadicam on Instructables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/N48X/HW0FUG35/F04N48XHW0FUG35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/N48X/HW0FUG35/F04N48XHW0FUG35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/N48X/HW0FUG35/F04N48XHW0FUG35.SMALL.jpg survival434 To build a steadicam need1. Flat piece of sheet metal with a length of 1 m and a width of 30mm.2. Handle of drill3. Socket wrench 3/8 inch4. Washer Screw 28mm - 13 pcs5. Ball bearing, 12mm inside width6. Cork mat7. Knob with M6 screw8. Cardan joint 1/4 inch9. Screw the hat with a length of 60 mm10....
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 15:11:28 PDT
DSLR LCD Screen Hood http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-LCD-Screen-Hood/
DSLR LCD Screen Hood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/TVA6/HVXBZFOG/FSKTVA6HVXBZFOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/TVA6/HVXBZFOG/FSKTVA6HVXBZFOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/TVA6/HVXBZFOG/FSKTVA6HVXBZFOG.SMALL.jpg ERBA Shooting in the sun with a DSLR can be tricky in broad daylight, especially if the sun is at your back.I tried to adress that with a simple to make, cheap solution, that is also easy to store and carry.I saw a similiar product on amazon (http://www.amazon.com/Camcorders-compatible-MagicF... but the ...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 17:15:22 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
Power your DSLR up to 6+ Hours http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-your-DSLR-up-to-6-Hours/
Power your DSLR up to 6+ Hours - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/ZGAE/HVGXHQSI/FYDZGAEHVGXHQSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/ZGAE/HVGXHQSI/FYDZGAEHVGXHQSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/ZGAE/HVGXHQSI/FYDZGAEHVGXHQSI.SMALL.jpg clam8 In this video I am showing you how to power your Canon DSLR for more than 6 hours for less than $55 battery included. 6+ hours of battery is enough really for any event. Plus the bit extra is that the battery now is outside the camera and its a battery which is build for film cameras, so these batt...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 14:55:03 PDT
DIY Matte box with filters http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Matte-box-with-filters/
DIY Matte box with filters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/0EVE/HV9FV6WP/FZV0EVEHV9FV6WP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/0EVE/HV9FV6WP/FZV0EVEHV9FV6WP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/0EVE/HV9FV6WP/FZV0EVEHV9FV6WP.SMALL.jpg clam8 Normally a Matte box that can hold filters will cost you at least more than $100, but we are now showing you how to get it one for even less. Watch the video, how I show you all the parts needed and what you need to do to modify the affordable Matte box into a professional matte box that would hold ...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 20:56:07 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
How to digitize slides and film negatives with a DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-digitize-slides-and-film-negatives-with-a-D/
How to digitize slides and film negatives with a DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/0OWQ/HUMLI4YD/FCS0OWQHUMLI4YD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/0OWQ/HUMLI4YD/FCS0OWQHUMLI4YD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCS/0OWQ/HUMLI4YD/FCS0OWQHUMLI4YD.SMALL.jpg tholopotami A versatile and stable setup for digitizing slides and negatives with a DSLR or any camera with a macro option. This instructable is an update of How to digitize 35mm negatives (uploaded July 2011) with several improvements to expand its functionality. My interest in using this method to...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:20:30 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
Cheap Macro-Softbox / Bouncer for external Flash / Speedlight (DSLR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Macro-Softbox-Bouncer-for-external-Flash-Spe/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SMALL.jpg confu Here´s a really quick and dirt-cheap way to modify an external flash for using it in macro-photography. An external flash (at least one mounted on the top of your camera) won´t help much trying to illuminate an object right in front of your lens. So you have to get it´s light to go where you need i...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:50:17 PDT
DIY Top handle rig http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Top-handle-rig/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/8MV5/HS61AHV2/FZ08MV5HS61AHV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/8MV5/HS61AHV2/FZ08MV5HS61AHV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/8MV5/HS61AHV2/FZ08MV5HS61AHV2.SMALL.jpg clam8 Affordable top handle design plus using the Kabuto Focus to enable using the same hand that hold the handle to change focus or zoom. Sorry for the scuffled look of the lens but the lens is pretty old and the weather sealing is literally falling off. And my other wide angle I am filming myself so tha...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:17:37 PST
From telephoto to Macro Lens (without a reverse ring) http://www.instructables.com/id/From-telephoto-to-Macro-Lens-without-a-reverse-rin/
From telephoto to Macro Lens (without a reverse ring) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/DFX7/HRPNA0PG/F3EDFX7HRPNA0PG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/DFX7/HRPNA0PG/F3EDFX7HRPNA0PG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/DFX7/HRPNA0PG/F3EDFX7HRPNA0PG.SMALL.jpg fado1986 This is the story of how I hacked a telephoto lens into a really useful macro lens. WARMING: I CAN´T BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR WHAT YOU DO TO YOUR LENSES, FOLLOW THIS INSTRUCTABLE BY YOUR OWN RISK. But first a little background on why I did the things I did (sorry if it is to long). The Story...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 20:24:06 PST
How to make custom grips for your camera using sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-custom-grips-for-your-camera-using-sug/
How to make custom grips for your camera using sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/5BCG/HRCK0M0O/FUH5BCGHRCK0M0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/5BCG/HRCK0M0O/FUH5BCGHRCK0M0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/5BCG/HRCK0M0O/FUH5BCGHRCK0M0O.SMALL.jpg projectsugru This guide will show you how to create custom grips for you camera using sugru. sugru is a self-setting rubber that can be formed by hand. It moulds like play-dough, bonds to almost anything and turns into a strong, flexible silicone rubber overnight. It feels soft to touch when cured, but is al...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 10:19:54 PST
DIY Track Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Track-Dolly-51/
DIY Track Dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/KHY9/HQYW5L6G/FCVKHY9HQYW5L6G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/KHY9/HQYW5L6G/FCVKHY9HQYW5L6G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/KHY9/HQYW5L6G/FCVKHY9HQYW5L6G.SMALL.jpg mtairymd DIY Track Dolly See YouTube Video for Test Shots and Dolly Track build Tools: DrillTable SawHole SawDrill and 1/2" BitMaterials: 1 1/4” diameter 10 ft PVC pipe (2X)1 1/4” diameter PVC elbows (4X)Plywood - close to size of tripod2 X 4 (30" long)1 1/4” wood screws (6X)Paracord or rope (20 ft)...
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 15:45:01 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
Easy, Dirt Cheap DSLR or CSC Sling Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Dirt-Cheap-DSLR-or-CSC-Sling-Strap/
Easy, Dirt Cheap DSLR or CSC Sling Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/FEYT/HPZMSJRA/FRUFEYTHPZMSJRA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/FEYT/HPZMSJRA/FRUFEYTHPZMSJRA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/FEYT/HPZMSJRA/FRUFEYTHPZMSJRA.SMALL.jpg njakubowski Here is a very easy sling strap for your DSLR that I made for very cheap-- I spent just $1. It is a great alternative to the more expensive ones that are out there, plus it doesn't use the tripod mount like most do. Get What You Need: -A Strap-I used the one that came with my Camera. It is thin ...
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 19:39:54 PST
DSLR TimeLapse from beginning to end using Lightroom http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-TimeLapse-from-beginning-to-end/
DSLR TimeLapse from beginning to end using Lightroom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/5ENC/HP0CQCFQ/F0J5ENCHP0CQCFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/5ENC/HP0CQCFQ/F0J5ENCHP0CQCFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/5ENC/HP0CQCFQ/F0J5ENCHP0CQCFQ.SMALL.jpg kbckiwi Hello again, as you see the title of this instructable sugests DSLR timelapse from beginning to end. So I'll try to cocer from, post processing the photos (sort of), settings, and the timelapse itself. Disclaimer: I'm not an expert on timelapse, but I'll do my best to cover every step involved in th...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 21:31:50 PST
DIY Cage from camera accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cage-from-camera-accessories/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ORI4/HP0CIA8O/FHZORI4HP0CIA8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ORI4/HP0CIA8O/FHZORI4HP0CIA8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/ORI4/HP0CIA8O/FHZORI4HP0CIA8O.SMALL.jpg clam8 In this video I am showing you how to build a cage plus why its would be useful to own one. The base cost around $35 however you can add allot of additional parts to it like a top handle or quick release, but the main purpose it so you can add allot of extra accessories to you camera plus give it a ...
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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:38:19 PST
Build a Motorized Barn Door Tracker... http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Motorized-Barn-Door-Tracker/
Build a Motorized Barn Door Tracker... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/PKNE/HOHYJG7D/FC4PKNEHOHYJG7D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/PKNE/HOHYJG7D/FC4PKNEHOHYJG7D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/PKNE/HOHYJG7D/FC4PKNEHOHYJG7D.SMALL.jpg petercd ...shoot stars, planets and other nebulae, with a camera that is. No Arduino, no stepper motors, no gears, just a simple motor turning a threaded rod, this barn door tracker rotates your camera at the exact same rate as the rotation of our planet, a requirement for taking long exposure photos. The ...
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 07:10:51 PST
Camera JIB from camera accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-JIB-from-camera-accessories/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/CCMD/HOHYORW3/FIVCCMDHOHYORW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/CCMD/HOHYORW3/FIVCCMDHOHYORW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/CCMD/HOHYORW3/FIVCCMDHOHYORW3.SMALL.jpg clam8 And don't forget to thumb up, subscribe, comment and share this video on Youtube before 15/12/2013 to win several of the pre-assembled parts so you could build your own! And for more DIY film gear check out my DIY HDSLR playlist here https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAdjMWVKvc3CifwzsKaTMS2JL...
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Mon, 2 Dec 2013 04:30:46 PST
10€ DIY Softbox for your DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/10-DIY-Softbox-for-your-DSLR/
10€ DIY Softbox for your DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/PIPO/HNM4HKH3/F5RPIPOHNM4HKH3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/PIPO/HNM4HKH3/F5RPIPOHNM4HKH3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/PIPO/HNM4HKH3/F5RPIPOHNM4HKH3.SMALL.jpg t4rif4ri - Cardboard with measures of approx. two of 80 x 40 and two of 60 x 50. - scissors or a cutter - package tape - white paper - tinfoil - ruler - pencil optional - hot shoe for your flash - metal angles - bulb and the correct sockets for the power cable   Here is the full video with all steps ...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 13:31:32 PST
Camera Suction Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Suction-Mount/
Camera Suction Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/5L75/HMC53R0G/F5T5L75HMC53R0G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/5L75/HMC53R0G/F5T5L75HMC53R0G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5T/5L75/HMC53R0G/F5T5L75HMC53R0G.SMALL.jpg benfloom This past weekend I had to drive to Philly to shoot a skateboard documentary. I was put up to the task of building a rig to make it easy to film while in the car. The best way for me to accomplish this task was to build a suction mount. Its a very cheap, easy, and fast build. Photo Credit: A. Hale ...
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Wed, 2 Oct 2013 13:25:07 PDT
FHDR Photography + Stitching http://www.instructables.com/id/HDR-Photography-Stitching/
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Tue, 24 Sep 2013 07:46:56 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
how to clean your DSLR sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-clean-your-DSLR-sensor/
how to clean your DSLR sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/8RHF/HJ1WXDKJ/F418RHFHJ1WXDKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/8RHF/HJ1WXDKJ/F418RHFHJ1WXDKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/8RHF/HJ1WXDKJ/F418RHFHJ1WXDKJ.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Although good DSLRs have sealed bodies and often a sophisticated ultrasonic cleaning mechanism on the sensor, you'll anyway run in dust problem after some time. This time interval could be very long, since dust enters when you change lens, and many people use always the same zoom. But if you have ma...
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 10:33:38 PDT
DIY Polaroid Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Polaroid-Swinger-Model-20-To-Canon-EF-DSLR-Len/
DIY Polaroid Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/DI1B/HGIEWBKL/F88DI1BHGIEWBKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/DI1B/HGIEWBKL/F88DI1BHGIEWBKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/DI1B/HGIEWBKL/F88DI1BHGIEWBKL.SMALL.jpg G. M. Hello fellow DSLR D.I.Y'ers. I will share with you how I made a Polaroid Land Camera Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens. This lens will fit on any Canon EOS camera. So what do you get? Polaroid Land Camera Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens Non-focusable meniscus lens, Polaroid f17 100mm....
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Thu, 30 May 2013 12:29:24 PDT
Mailing Envelope Photo Flash Bender http://www.instructables.com/id/Jiffy-Bag-Photo-Flash-Bender/
Mailing Envelope Photo Flash Bender - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/OL6H/HGH71QIA/FSMOL6HHGH71QIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/OL6H/HGH71QIA/FSMOL6HHGH71QIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSM/OL6H/HGH71QIA/FSMOL6HHGH71QIA.SMALL.jpg gmjhowe Using a Jiffy bag or Mailing Envelope, some duct tape, and some wire you can make this awesome flash bender to mould and direct your light when taking photos. Rogue make this awesome Flash Benders, that give you great control over your flash photography light, you can use them independently, or com...
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Sun, 12 May 2013 11:22:04 PDT
97 cent DIY DSLR Pop-Up Flash Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/97-cent-DIY-Pop-Up-Flash-Diffuser/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/G2WP/HFPTI825/FLOG2WPHFPTI825.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/G2WP/HFPTI825/FLOG2WPHFPTI825.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/G2WP/HFPTI825/FLOG2WPHFPTI825.SMALL.jpg Rebelmoon The pop-up flash found on many of the DSLRs is not that great. The light source is small and can be harsh to the subject, especially people, making them very stark and flat. Search on the web and you'll see many tutorials on ways to fix this, as well as links to retail solutions that are inexpensive...
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 10:10:22 PDT
Build a Flexible DSLR LED Video Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Flexible-DSLR-LED-Video-Light/
Build a Flexible DSLR LED Video Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/VZIP/HFD1KDOY/F4JVZIPHFD1KDOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/VZIP/HFD1KDOY/F4JVZIPHFD1KDOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/VZIP/HFD1KDOY/F4JVZIPHFD1KDOY.SMALL.jpg jonathan.elwell LED lighting panels for your DSLR are great, but they can be expensive. So why not build your own? I decided to, with a twist - literally, as my panel is flexible and can conform to various shapes for mounting or to broadcast light in various directions. The basic materials and tools I used are: M...
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 20:14:57 PDT
DIY Light Scoop Template http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Light-Scoop-Template/
DIY Light Scoop Template - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/CD2I/HFD15PWG/FG4CD2IHFD15PWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/CD2I/HFD15PWG/FG4CD2IHFD15PWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG4/CD2I/HFD15PWG/FG4CD2IHFD15PWG.SMALL.jpg spooledup7 Light scoops work wonders for indoor flash photography by shifting your camera's built in flash from direct to indirect lighting.  The reflector mirror blocks the direct flash and illuminates the ceiling and walls to give a more ambient light fill. It's not dramatic, but it may be that little extra ...
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Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:28:29 PDT
DIY DSLR Camera Backpack http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-Camera-Backpack/
DIY DSLR Camera Backpack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/1FDL/HET1FGNG/FZD1FDLHET1FGNG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/1FDL/HET1FGNG/FZD1FDLHET1FGNG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/1FDL/HET1FGNG/FZD1FDLHET1FGNG.SMALL.jpg Rainh2o Have you ever wanted one of those nice backpacks for your camera but didnt want to shell out the 100+ dollars for one?  I'll show you how  I modified a nice laptop backpack into a camera backpack that will not only protect your camera but also be able to carry and protect your laptop as well.  It al...
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 22:34:51 PDT
DSLR remote shutter release http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-remote-shutter-release/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/E1DB/HEBNHIZN/FSPE1DBHEBNHIZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/E1DB/HEBNHIZN/FSPE1DBHEBNHIZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/E1DB/HEBNHIZN/FSPE1DBHEBNHIZN.SMALL.jpg slashman48 Made a cheap & easy remote shutter release for my Canon Rebel T3 camera using just an old cassette recorder microphone that has a on/off remote switch & the smaller 2.5mm plug & a small nut. just super glue a small nut on the 2.5mm plug so that the plug inserts about 3/4's of the way into the camera...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 10:29:40 PDT
Camera-rig/Stabilizer for less than 10Euro - Small or big camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-rigStabilizer-for-less-than-10Euro-Small/
Camera-rig/Stabilizer for less than 10Euro - Small or big camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/E7M0/HCV99I58/FOAE7M0HCV99I58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/E7M0/HCV99I58/FOAE7M0HCV99I58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/E7M0/HCV99I58/FOAE7M0HCV99I58.SMALL.jpg matthieutje65 This is a quick tutorial I wanted to share with you guys. This is a very easy and cheap tutorial that can be done with some basic tools. You can use it as in the first part and get a more professional look by finishing it with a carbonfiber Di-Noc foil and some black paint if you want to... If you'r...
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Thu, 7 Feb 2013 12:31:12 PST
Super macro inversion lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-macro-inversion-lens/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/8WZQ/HBXWRF0S/FM68WZQHBXWRF0S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/8WZQ/HBXWRF0S/FM68WZQHBXWRF0S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM6/8WZQ/HBXWRF0S/FM68WZQHBXWRF0S.SMALL.jpg gordianknot A few days ago polarizing filter for my minolta 50 f1, 7, I slipped from my hands and broke. I wanted to try a bit of DIY and therefore, with simple steps, I revived the frame of the polarizing filter and the core optics of an old yashica j mini-film. For the first pass I disassembled the old car...
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Tue, 15 Jan 2013 09:04:11 PST
How To Photograph Food without a Fancy Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Photograph-Food-without-a-Fancy-Camera/
How To Photograph Food without a Fancy Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/20DB/HBHGLRNM/FU520DBHBHGLRNM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/20DB/HBHGLRNM/FU520DBHBHGLRNM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/20DB/HBHGLRNM/FU520DBHBHGLRNM.SMALL.jpg bcahalan As a contributing writer for a top food blog, it's no surprise I have to take quality photos of my food to go along with my blog entries. My friends often ask me what kind of camera I have when I post my food photos. You must use an expensive DSLR, right? No, not at all. In fact, I use a simple poin...
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Sun, 6 Jan 2013 15:50:46 PST
Best N Easy : Water Droplets Effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-N-Easy-Water-Droplets-Effect/
Best N Easy : Water Droplets Effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/3SQV/HAQ313J0/FOG3SQVHAQ313J0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/3SQV/HAQ313J0/FOG3SQVHAQ313J0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/3SQV/HAQ313J0/FOG3SQVHAQ313J0.SMALL.jpg rohit44524 The trick i am going to show is awesome n everyone can do it .. No need to build any thing new ... Here is the trick .. Every time we want some water droplets effect in any pic on some object (like flower, on human body ( model ),glass , or drop on mobile's screen ) Note : iphone also have some thi...
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Sat, 5 Jan 2013 05:02:20 PST