Instructables: exploring - technology - photography - film http://www.instructables.com Thu, 5 May 2016 23:06:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 3 Steps for Better Film Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Steps-for-Better-Film-Lighting/
3 Steps for Better Film Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/C7WP/INAJIZT5/F9WC7WPINAJIZT5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/C7WP/INAJIZT5/F9WC7WPINAJIZT5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/C7WP/INAJIZT5/F9WC7WPINAJIZT5.SMALL.jpg EvanKale Lately, through experimenting with different light setups when filming, I've come across several small tips and tricks that can make a drastic difference in film quality.So today I'd like to share with you my top 3 film lighting tips that are simple to execute yet produces remarkable results. Watc...
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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 12:38:07 PDT
10GbE Mac Workstation for Phantom Cinestation http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-10GB-Workstation-for-Use-With-Phantom-C/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 00:16:43 PST
Kiev 6c Medium Format Slit Scan http://www.instructables.com/id/Kiev-6c-Medium-Format-Slit-Scan/
Kiev 6c Medium Format Slit Scan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/D8OX/IK029ESO/F7OD8OXIK029ESO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/D8OX/IK029ESO/F7OD8OXIK029ESO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/D8OX/IK029ESO/F7OD8OXIK029ESO.SMALL.jpg crazyg slit scan photography ,with bigger film..scans at 100th and 50th of a second. Stuff required to construct this monstrosity MATERIALS (most of it i had in stock)PART SUPPLIER/SOURCE COST medium format camera body ebay rus...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 15:45:07 PST
Large Format Negative Digitization http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Format-Negative-Digitization/
Large Format Negative Digitization - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/VHMD/IJX7E4PZ/FA6VHMDIJX7E4PZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/VHMD/IJX7E4PZ/FA6VHMDIJX7E4PZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA6/VHMD/IJX7E4PZ/FA6VHMDIJX7E4PZ.SMALL.jpg stephenlofgren My wife recently returned from a trip to visit family with a stack of large format (not 35mm) negatives. I have a 35mm negative feature built into my multi-function printer but didn't have anything that would fit these negatives. I did some research and professional tools were far too expensive, I...
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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 18:34:47 PST
Extra Compact Slit Scan Camera Mk2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Extra-Compact-Slit-Scan-Camera-Mk2/
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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:32:18 PST
Develop Slide Film With C-41 Chemicals AKA E-6(-) http://www.instructables.com/id/Develop-Slide-Film-With-C-41-Chemicals-AKA-E-6-/
Develop Slide Film With C-41 Chemicals AKA E-6(-) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/UVFM/IFJYSMFE/FBTUVFMIFJYSMFE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/UVFM/IFJYSMFE/FBTUVFMIFJYSMFE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBT/UVFM/IFJYSMFE/FBTUVFMIFJYSMFE.SMALL.jpg Nano_Burger In this instructable, we will develop slide film that normally uses the E-6 chemical process with a standard black and white film developer and color negative film process (C-41) chemicals. The results will be a positive image that will approach the quality of E-6 developed film. I like to call th...
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Sat, 10 Oct 2015 05:46:33 PDT
THE INTERNET'S CHEAPEST MOTORIZED, BELT DRIVEN, 48" DIY CAMERA SLIDER http://www.instructables.com/id/The-internets-cheapest-motorized-belt-driven-48-DI/
THE INTERNET'S CHEAPEST MOTORIZED, BELT DRIVEN, 48" DIY CAMERA SLIDER - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/GNEK/IG2LX3T3/F91GNEKIG2LX3T3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/GNEK/IG2LX3T3/F91GNEKIG2LX3T3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/GNEK/IG2LX3T3/F91GNEKIG2LX3T3.SMALL.jpg stereoghost Midwest Lenticular presents an inexpensive solution for motorized parallax photography.A camera slider is an indispensable tool for producing 3D lenticular prints and smooth video panning shots. Here we look at making a large motorized slider for a variety of applications. This DIY build is focused ...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2015 08:39:34 PDT
Take multiple exposures on a polaroid spectra http://www.instructables.com/id/Materials-23/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:46:13 PDT
Extremely quick and dirty slide viewing table http://www.instructables.com/id/Extremely-quick-and-dirty-slide-viewing-table/
Extremely quick and dirty slide viewing table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/RBXW/ID7US031/FZRRBXWID7US031.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/RBXW/ID7US031/FZRRBXWID7US031.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/RBXW/ID7US031/FZRRBXWID7US031.SMALL.jpg ilpug I was digging around in my stuff and found some old slides and negatives from my family. I didn't have a good way to view them so I made this viewer out of stuff I had laying around. It isn't practical for constant use but it works okay if you only have a small amount of slides to view and don't wan...
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 12:06:57 PDT
Polariod 350 operation and battery modification http://www.instructables.com/id/Polariod-350-operation-and-battery-modification/
Polariod 350 operation and battery modification - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/T09G/IDA2JWGM/F09T09GIDA2JWGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/T09G/IDA2JWGM/F09T09GIDA2JWGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/T09G/IDA2JWGM/F09T09GIDA2JWGM.SMALL.jpg ljm911 this instructable shows you basic operation, cleanup, and a simple battery modification on a polaroid 350 land camera. Materials CLEANING1. Q tips 2. paper towels OPERATION3. film (for 350 I used Fujifilm fp3000b which is black and white for color use fp100c)4. AAA batteries (if you use battery m...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 16:14:20 PDT
Make a Camera Dolly for your Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Camera-Dolly-for-your-Tripod/
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 14:09:10 PDT
Use Instax Mini Film in an old Sheet Film Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Instax-Mini-Film-in-an-old-Sheet-Film-Camera/
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 14:30:52 PDT
35mm: A Guide for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/35mm-A-Guide-for-Beginners/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:07:14 PDT
The Home Darkroom http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Home-Darkroom/
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 16:29:19 PDT
Beginners Guide To Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginners-Guide-To-Photography/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 16:18:55 PDT
Processing Film Negatives Without A Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Processing-Film-Negatives-Without-A-Scanner/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:21:39 PDT
A simple, modular camera stabiliser http://www.instructables.com/id/A-simple-modular-camera-stabiliser/
A simple, modular camera stabiliser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/9WP3/I9E1COK0/F179WP3I9E1COK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/9WP3/I9E1COK0/F179WP3I9E1COK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/9WP3/I9E1COK0/F179WP3I9E1COK0.SMALL.jpg Mika Kuitunen Anyone who's ever shot videos on a DSLR or a small camcorder knows how difficult it is to keep steady, especially if you are moving. I make videos and short films quite a lot and along the way I've built and developed my own rigs for stabilising the camera. This rig is the current iteration and it h...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 12:35:03 PDT
Make Your Hasselblad Not Afraid of Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Hasselblad-Not-Afraid-of-Water/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 07:41:17 PDT
Ceiling Fan Video Trick http://www.instructables.com/id/Ceiling-Fan-Video-Trick/
Ceiling Fan Video Trick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/Q26E/I50X1TXS/FD7Q26EI50X1TXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/Q26E/I50X1TXS/FD7Q26EI50X1TXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/Q26E/I50X1TXS/FD7Q26EI50X1TXS.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This is a simple process for those wanting to capture a circular view of an object. Warning: The centrifugal force can be quite high at the end of a ceiling fan blade. The mount I’m using is very secure – took a while for me to remove it. However, phones/cameras are expensive so use this at yo...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 12:05:13 PST
Low Budget Green Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Budget-Green-Screen/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 08:40:38 PST
Film Trimmer for Leica and Russian clones http://www.instructables.com/id/Film-Trimmer-for-Leica-and-Russian-clones/
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Tue, 6 Jan 2015 07:19:25 PST
Using a Tripod for Ground Level Filming http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-Tripod-for-Ground-Level-Filming/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 13:13:22 PST
Low Cost Video Stabilizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Video-Stabilizer/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:18:48 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 Now streaming art, design and gameing at twitch live! a follow would be amazing and I would love to talk to you! ^.^ - Link also in discription - http://www.twitch.tv/soulis_greyEver wanted to get the extra special film look, but just can't get that video mojo? well It may be simpler than you think....
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:47:59 PDT
3D-Printed Slide Copy Attachment http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Slide-Copy-Attachment/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 20:52:53 PDT
DIY 6x17 Panoramic Film Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-6x17-Panoramic-Film-Camera/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:03:51 PDT
Cleaning up an Olympus PN-6 microscope camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-up-an-Olympus-PN-6-microscope-camera/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:48:16 PDT
EASY Extendable Pole Mount for ANY Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Extendable-Pole-Mount-for-ANY-Camera/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:44:10 PDT
Free Simple DJI Phantom Gimbal Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Simple-DJI-Phantom-Gimbal-Hack/
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:47:16 PDT
EASY Camera Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Camera-Handle/
EASY Camera Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/GI2N/IKJ88UCJ/FWAGI2NIKJ88UCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/GI2N/IKJ88UCJ/FWAGI2NIKJ88UCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/GI2N/IKJ88UCJ/FWAGI2NIKJ88UCJ.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
Universal Camera Mount - Bike Reflector http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Camera-Mount-Bike-Reflector/
Universal Camera Mount - Bike Reflector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/W29C/HV9HP9VL/FECW29CHV9HP9VL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/W29C/HV9HP9VL/FECW29CHV9HP9VL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/W29C/HV9HP9VL/FECW29CHV9HP9VL.SMALL.jpg CJR2000 Using a bike reflector, you can make an awesome camera mount! It is extremely versatile and fits all cameras that use 1/4 screws. It can be mounted on any pole or handle including a bike, ski pole, golf club etc. It is perfect for a waterproof or action camera! You will need:- Bike Reflector- 1/4 Sc...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 20:32:21 PDT
Double exposure photography with an iphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-exposure-photography-with-an-iphone/
Double exposure photography with an iphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/QG0Y/HUUXL7O5/F5ZQG0YHUUXL7O5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/QG0Y/HUUXL7O5/F5ZQG0YHUUXL7O5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/QG0Y/HUUXL7O5/F5ZQG0YHUUXL7O5.SMALL.jpg matthew3838 I am mostly a film photographer. But with the introduction of the iphone, I have been seduced by "iphoneography" One of my favorite techniques in analogue photography is double exposures. For those of you who don't know what a double exposure is, its exactly what it sounds like. Exposing the film tw...
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Tue, 6 May 2014 10:03:16 PDT
Maker Film Production http://www.instructables.com/id/Maker-Film-Production/
Maker Film Production - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/FJ94/HUU1H1Y2/FAJFJ94HUU1H1Y2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/FJ94/HUU1H1Y2/FAJFJ94HUU1H1Y2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/FJ94/HUU1H1Y2/FAJFJ94HUU1H1Y2.SMALL.jpg fpound I made this realization recently: I, We, You can make anything you can imagine. Thats the gift that living in 2014 has given to us. Laser cutters, CNC machines, 3D printers, the internet!! It just so happens that all these powerful tools are incredibly useful for creative people.Its worth repeating ...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 23:53:30 PDT
How To Do An Appropriate Shot List for Film Class http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Do-An-Appropriate-Shot-List-for-Film-Class/
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By: S.Porlier

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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 07:59:56 PDT
Robotic Camera Dolly System http://www.instructables.com/id/Robotic-Camera-Dolly-System/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:45:23 PDT
Wireless Mechanical Shutter Release http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Mechanical-Shutter-Release/
Wireless Mechanical Shutter Release - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/9FMY/HTDSPDDO/F789FMYHTDSPDDO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/9FMY/HTDSPDDO/F789FMYHTDSPDDO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/9FMY/HTDSPDDO/F789FMYHTDSPDDO.SMALL.jpg John Culbertson Edit (3/29/2014): When I first posted this instructible earlier this month I didn't describe what I was going to be using this rig for or where my requirements were derived from, but now that I have gotten some film back I thought I would share. I needed a way to take low volume high resolution...
By: John Culbertson

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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 14:50:39 PST
$30 IKEA Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/30-IKEA-Camera-Slider/
$30 IKEA Camera Slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/LQOG/HRKR3ERM/FKULQOGHRKR3ERM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/LQOG/HRKR3ERM/FKULQOGHRKR3ERM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/LQOG/HRKR3ERM/FKULQOGHRKR3ERM.SMALL.jpg DerekMellott A $30 camera slider, no way! You better believe it. Here is a way to build a simple. effective, and wildly inexpensive camera slider in about an hour. This slider is simple to build with basic tools and has a weight capacity of 11lbs! Lets get to it! Tools Drill and drill bits Countersink ...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 07:19:42 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
A Beginners Guide To 35mm Film Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Beginners-Guide-To-35mm-Film-Photography/
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 17:36:27 PST
custom film photography borders http://www.instructables.com/id/custom-film-photography-borders/
custom film photography borders - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/YHPE/HNVBG1Y4/FW5YHPEHNVBG1Y4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/YHPE/HNVBG1Y4/FW5YHPEHNVBG1Y4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/YHPE/HNVBG1Y4/FW5YHPEHNVBG1Y4.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Adding borders on your digital pictures is just a click away, but there’s an easy way to create your own border effect with your analog camera. There are no limitations to the type of borders you can create, and this technique will work on any analog camera. I used the Diana F+ medium format camera...
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 14:29:09 PST
Make an adjustable Pinhole camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-adjustable-Pinhole-camera/
Make an adjustable Pinhole camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/H7X1/HO236UE9/FDBH7X1HO236UE9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/H7X1/HO236UE9/FDBH7X1HO236UE9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/H7X1/HO236UE9/FDBH7X1HO236UE9.SMALL.jpg andyk75 This instructable shows you how to convert a 60year old analog camera to a pinhole camera with three different pinholes. Get the camera First of all you need the camera. Tha agfa clack was introduced in 1954 and uses medium format film. But with a small modification you can also use 35mm. I chos...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 05:07:53 PST
Analog Photography Tips For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/Analog-Photography-Tips-For-Beginners/
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 07:55:03 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
Cross Processing Film (an Analog [ film ] Photography Guide) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cross-Processing-Film-an-Analog-film-Photography-G/
Cross Processing Film (an Analog [ film ] Photography Guide) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/2G4D/HO2325LX/FO72G4DHO2325LX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/2G4D/HO2325LX/FO72G4DHO2325LX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/2G4D/HO2325LX/FO72G4DHO2325LX.SMALL.jpg DootGat Well There i was developing my Black and white film in the Photo lab In my High School , when something hit me. No it wasn't the tripod falling off the shelf, it was an idea. I had been reading the forums on some photo blogging websites on how people do some cross processing of film , and i decided ...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 13:25:06 PST
sprocket hole photography http://www.instructables.com/id/sprocket-hole-photography/
sprocket hole photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8OZZ/HO0Q53RO/FWB8OZZHO0Q53RO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8OZZ/HO0Q53RO/FWB8OZZHO0Q53RO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8OZZ/HO0Q53RO/FWB8OZZHO0Q53RO.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Sprocket hole photography (or full sprocket photography) is the method that exposes the full width of 35mm film, including the sprocket holes, in the exposure. This creates some very unique results and is a fun project to experiment with. In this project I'll show you how to expose 35mm film in a me...
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 11:30:08 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
DIY film DX code labels http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-film-DX-code-labels/
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By: Hazard

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Thu, 7 Nov 2013 04:39:30 PST
Making instant film at home ( polaroid 55 ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-instant-film-at-home-polaroid-55-/
Making instant film at home ( polaroid 55 ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/GMFO/HNID2UOA/F0CGMFOHNID2UOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/GMFO/HNID2UOA/F0CGMFOHNID2UOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0C/GMFO/HNID2UOA/F0CGMFOHNID2UOA.SMALL.jpg julsdylan After following the New55 project closely i decided to give it a try on making instant film positive & negative at home. Need Ilford 4X5 film FP4 ilford RC paper kodak HC 110 ilford rapid fixer ammonia methylcellulose  freezer paper  heat sealer black paper electric tape Reagent & pods instant f...
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 19:12:11 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
ЪДСК ТФ ЧЯЮИТ КДМЕГД ЭЦРЕГ СЮЭЕ ЦР http://www.instructables.com/id/BACK-TO-FRONT-KAMERA/
ЪДСК ТФ ЧЯЮИТ КДМЕГД ЭЦРЕГ СЮЭЕ ЦР - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/5VHI/HK6XBAVH/FB15VHIHK6XBAVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/5VHI/HK6XBAVH/FB15VHIHK6XBAVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB1/5VHI/HK6XBAVH/FB15VHIHK6XBAVH.SMALL.jpg crazyg ТН\З ТНIИБ ЩАЭ F\БНТ\ИБ АГГ ТНЕ ШДЧ . I СФЦLD GФ IЙTФ THE DETДILS ФF ЩHЧ I WДS PЯEFФRMING EДCH ДCTIФИ BUT I EИDED UP CHAИGIИG MФST THINGS THДT WEЯE PLДИИED , SФ TФ SДVE US ДLL A ЬIT ФF TIME I ШILL JUST STICК TФ WHДT I ШAS DФING AT THДT MФMEИT , ДND ДS MФЯE AND MФЯE SEEMS UЙЙESSДSAЯЧ ЧФUL UNDEЯSTAN...
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Sat, 17 Aug 2013 15:05:17 PDT