Instructables: exploring - technology - photography - film http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:05:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 07:19:42 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
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/
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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/
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 13:25:06 PST
sprocket hole photography http://www.instructables.com/id/sprocket-hole-photography/
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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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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-/
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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/
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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
build shiney brass camera to use standard m42 lenses on posh medium format film! http://www.instructables.com/id/use-m42-lenses-on-medium-format-film/
build shiney brass camera to use standard m42 lenses on posh medium format film! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/I6KO/HHS9S09Y/FDMI6KOHHS9S09Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/I6KO/HHS9S09Y/FDMI6KOHHS9S09Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDM/I6KO/HHS9S09Y/FDMI6KOHHS9S09Y.SMALL.jpg crazyg so i wanted to use lenses for 35mm film on medium format film.not quite as straght forward as you might think, medium format film likes its lenses far away and 35mm film like to be close to its lens..i explored the possibility of making a panaramic shift and a blend, due to forces beyond my ability ...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:55:59 PDT
DIY 1200W CFL daylight for product photography or video light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-1200W-CFL-daylight-for-product-photography-or-/
DIY 1200W CFL daylight for product photography or video light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/2SR8/HHS9VCRD/F742SR8HHS9VCRD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/2SR8/HHS9VCRD/F742SR8HHS9VCRD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/2SR8/HHS9VCRD/F742SR8HHS9VCRD.SMALL.jpg kalmarattila Before I started this project, tried a few lights for my product photography what I found at home: desktop lights, 150W halogen reflectors, etc. But none of them are perfect for my needs. :( So I started to search DIY variants to build two lights for myself. I found these, and get the inspiration: ...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 13:12:29 PDT
Apps You Need To Be A Film Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Apps-You-Need-To-Be-A-Film-Maker/
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Sat, 15 Jun 2013 14:35:17 PDT
simple compact slit camera http://www.instructables.com/id/simple-compact-slit-camera/
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Mon, 15 Apr 2013 13:31:53 PDT
big purpel egg shaped bodge it line by line film camera http://www.instructables.com/id/big-purpel-egg-shaped-bodge-it-line-by-line-film-c/
big purpel egg shaped bodge it line by line film camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/ARV1/HFD1FEL0/F0EARV1HFD1FEL0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/ARV1/HFD1FEL0/F0EARV1HFD1FEL0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/ARV1/HFD1FEL0/F0EARV1HFD1FEL0.SMALL.jpg crazyg the original analog image to digital signal method applied mechanically to digitize to analog,this odd shutter design is not eggexactly compact in fact the camera needed to be cut extended and wrapped around it. i hope the effect of moving objects in the frame will have the affect of digital signal ...
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Fri, 12 Apr 2013 19:13:14 PDT
35mm in a 120 camera. Budget of nothing. http://www.instructables.com/id/35mm-in-a-120-camera-Budget-of-nothing/
35mm in a 120 camera. Budget of nothing. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/2VT2/HF23QKES/FWT2VT2HF23QKES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/2VT2/HF23QKES/FWT2VT2HF23QKES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/2VT2/HF23QKES/FWT2VT2HF23QKES.SMALL.jpg nseabright Where I am, It is hard to develop 120 film, and it would be much more simpler to use 35mm in my 120mm Diana. This is a simple and free method of using 35mm film in a 120 camera. What you need All you need for this is: ~ One used roll of film. ~ A 120mm film spool ~ Some buttons or something that...
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Fri, 5 Apr 2013 22:18:31 PDT
DIY Camera Crane - The Wooster Sherlock 2.0 with Manual Tilt http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Crane-The-Wooster-Sherlock-20-with-M/
DIY Camera Crane - The Wooster Sherlock 2.0 with Manual Tilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/C0TN/HERLZSXO/FNPC0TNHERLZSXO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/C0TN/HERLZSXO/FNPC0TNHERLZSXO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNP/C0TN/HERLZSXO/FNPC0TNHERLZSXO.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack The second Wooster Sherlock camera crane was built on the cheap for sure. Using only one pole cuts down the cost. Instead of having one crane that does it all, I decided to build this model specifically for manual tilt shots. The other great feature of this version is the ability to set up the camer...
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Thu, 28 Mar 2013 11:38:18 PDT
The Reely Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Reely-Studio-1/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif Mr. Noack The Reely Studio is a FILM course at Trenton High School. Students in this class work in groups to write, direct and produce their very own short film. Along the way, they must contribute to the instructables community by sharing 3 of their very own DIY film-making techniques. The sky is the limit o...
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 14:58:14 PDT
DIY Camera Crane - The Wooster Sherlock 1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Crane-The-Wooster-Sherlock-10/
DIY Camera Crane - The Wooster Sherlock 1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/OU0M/HERLV65T/FC9OU0MHERLV65T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/OU0M/HERLV65T/FC9OU0MHERLV65T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/OU0M/HERLV65T/FC9OU0MHERLV65T.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack Building your own camera crane is not as hard as you think. I scoured the internet for examples and came up with a solution based on the materials I had at my disposal. There are many different styles of crane to make and many different materials to choose from. My steps are meant to show you the ba...
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Mon, 25 Mar 2013 13:46:18 PDT
35mm film in old camera's (and redscale effect) http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-35mm-film-in-old-cameras/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/DYWZ/HEBN3SK9/F5RDYWZHEBN3SK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/DYWZ/HEBN3SK9/F5RDYWZHEBN3SK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/DYWZ/HEBN3SK9/F5RDYWZHEBN3SK9.SMALL.jpg arnoutdejans After almost two years following great projects on Instructables, it's time to make one myself! Because this project is very simple, and I'll give you the 3D-files you need, it's just a very short photo-instructable. If you like it, don't hesitate to vote for the contest I participate ;) Why I did...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 11:13:55 PDT
mechanical rotating slit slr camera (COUNTDOWN NOVA) countdownova http://www.instructables.com/id/mechanical-rotating-slit-slr-camera-COUNTDOWN-NOV/
mechanical rotating slit slr camera (COUNTDOWN NOVA) countdownova - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/HPRS/HDHW4K6E/F6RHPRSHDHW4K6E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/HPRS/HDHW4K6E/F6RHPRSHDHW4K6E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/HPRS/HDHW4K6E/F6RHPRSHDHW4K6E.SMALL.jpg crazyg world exclusive first one ever! ?more twisted pics,tell me im wrong. top left, view all steps, much easier.. practika nova, metal ,cd drives ,body filler, gears .batterys ,cutting tools for metal.motor. baked beans,various glues,screwdrivers ,polishing stuff.pliers tweesers,knives.paint, tape ,lacqu...
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Fri, 22 Feb 2013 18:04:34 PST
Build an Anamorphic Pinhole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Anamorphic-Pinhole-Camera/
Build an Anamorphic Pinhole Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/LARV/HD8Z1BWR/FYGLARVHD8Z1BWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/LARV/HD8Z1BWR/FYGLARVHD8Z1BWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/LARV/HD8Z1BWR/FYGLARVHD8Z1BWR.SMALL.jpg mattthegamer463 As digital photography slowly takes over, there will always be some things that digital cameras just can't do.  One of those things is making anamorphic images! An anamorphic camera (or lens) is any device which creates a picture where the image is distorted in some manner.  It is commonly used for...
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Thu, 21 Feb 2013 22:13:11 PST
pin uv cam with meter http://www.instructables.com/id/pin-uv-cam-with-meter/
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Sun, 3 Feb 2013 15:01:06 PST
Ultimate DIY Camera Crane http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-DIY-Camera-Crane/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/TAGJ/HCB8TC8K/FCDTAGJHCB8TC8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/TAGJ/HCB8TC8K/FCDTAGJHCB8TC8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/TAGJ/HCB8TC8K/FCDTAGJHCB8TC8K.SMALL.jpg timcarlielle This detailed tutorial demonstrates how to build a very professional camera crane for around $40. I know there are a ton of great DIY videos on camera cranes out there, however I found that many of them didn't actually use bearings, which lowers the performance quite a bit. So instead of shelling ou...
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Thu, 24 Jan 2013 07:29:01 PST
How To Make an Impromptu Camera Stabilizer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-an-Impromptu-Camera-Stabilizer/
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Mon, 14 Jan 2013 14:37:24 PST
cccp perpetual bullet http://www.instructables.com/id/WIN-A-PATCHBEST-NAME-FOR-THIS-THING-/
cccp perpetual bullet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/CHFN/HAQ331XY/FYQCHFNHAQ331XY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/CHFN/HAQ331XY/FYQCHFNHAQ331XY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/CHFN/HAQ331XY/FYQCHFNHAQ331XY.SMALL.jpg crazyg this stealthy camera that almost fits in my pocket has several lenses that capture images at different points during the photographing process. one when the shutter fires ,another does a slit scan when winding on, and a pinhole for when its not being used. its also got a infra red 'fogger'  for wh...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2013 13:22:58 PST
Film Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/Film-Processing/
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Mon, 7 Jan 2013 12:25:44 PST
Bamboo iPad lens dial moviemount http://www.instructables.com/id/Bamboo-iPad-lens-dial-moviemount/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/6F15/HAQ2TV57/FVC6F15HAQ2TV57.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/6F15/HAQ2TV57/FVC6F15HAQ2TV57.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVC/6F15/HAQ2TV57/FVC6F15HAQ2TV57.SMALL.jpg Dave A Inspired by the Makayama Moviemount for Ipad and the Photojoyo Lens dial  I thought about making a combined system much cheaper than these. I rigged up some stuff which I had lying around and combined it with the magnetic mini lenses I bought cheap at Dealextreme.com for my Kodak Playsport. The pho...
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Sun, 30 Dec 2012 07:01:01 PST
"Soul Capturer" 100 year lens to 35mm,haunted christmas camera. special steampunk film http://www.instructables.com/id/steampunk-film-camera-christmas-special/
"Soul Capturer" 100 year lens to 35mm,haunted christmas camera. special steampunk film - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/TM9F/HAQ30KRN/FJ7TM9FHAQ30KRN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/TM9F/HAQ30KRN/FJ7TM9FHAQ30KRN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ7/TM9F/HAQ30KRN/FJ7TM9FHAQ30KRN.SMALL.jpg crazyg there was no plan. so i made it up as i went along,decided to attach a lens and shutter from a box type camera (wollensak designed to fit on a camera 13 inches deep) onto a 35mm body fed5. i invite you to take this convoluted creative journey with me. all sourced components are from the broken spare...
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Mon, 24 Dec 2012 17:00:54 PST
DIY Camera Boom (Video) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Boom-Video/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/7BGI/HAH02VJO/FSS7BGIHAH02VJO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/7BGI/HAH02VJO/FSS7BGIHAH02VJO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/7BGI/HAH02VJO/FSS7BGIHAH02VJO.SMALL.jpg nepheron Her's how to make a great tool that allows you to naturally film yourselves in a way that looks more like someone else is holding the camera. This is great technique for outdoor videos.
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Tue, 11 Dec 2012 16:27:57 PST
how to photograph a waterfall. http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-photograph-a-waterfall/
how to photograph a waterfall. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/FSFF/HAFHLPF4/FI6FSFFHAFHLPF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/FSFF/HAFHLPF4/FI6FSFFHAFHLPF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/FSFF/HAFHLPF4/FI6FSFFHAFHLPF4.SMALL.jpg amandaggogo Or rapids, or any body of moving water to get that "Silky" water effect. You know, the kind you see on posters with unicorns in a fairy wonderland? Everyone had one of those posters at one point in time...Right? Items needed -A tripod -A camera, one that has a shutter speed adjustment. Otherwise...
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Tue, 11 Dec 2012 11:24:52 PST
3D Effect of Lytro Light-field Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Effect-of-Lytro-Light-field-Camera/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/MI58/HAFHKSTW/F3AMI58HAFHKSTW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/MI58/HAFHKSTW/F3AMI58HAFHKSTW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/MI58/HAFHKSTW/F3AMI58HAFHKSTW.SMALL.gif KRA5H This is a test of the Lytro camera image perspective shift. It is a .wmv file created from ten frames (captured screen shots) of the picture perspective shift. It creates an interesting three dimesional effect. The Lytro camera is a plenoptic camera, or light-field camera. It uses a series of lense...
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Fri, 7 Dec 2012 14:15:26 PST
Flying Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-Camera/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/OLZS/H9G12171/F8VOLZSH9G12171.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/OLZS/H9G12171/F8VOLZSH9G12171.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/OLZS/H9G12171/F8VOLZSH9G12171.SMALL.jpg KRA5H The flying camera effect is simply a boom shot where the camera appears to be flying around the subject. In this video I demonstrate the flying camera effect. Technically one might call it a dolly shot (camera movement horizontal to the ground) combined with a crane shot (vertical camera movement). ...
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Thu, 15 Nov 2012 12:40:41 PST
How to make homemade 35mm Redscale film!! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-homemade-35mm-Redscale-film/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/ABYQ/H8CVFPRD/F8JABYQH8CVFPRD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/ABYQ/H8CVFPRD/F8JABYQH8CVFPRD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/ABYQ/H8CVFPRD/F8JABYQH8CVFPRD.SMALL.jpg ofrayray This is my first instructable, so go easy on me. This is a DIY way to make your own Redscale 35mm film at home and with just a few items. It takes around 15 minutes total to make a roll, and can be even shorter once you get the hang of it. For those who do not know what Redscale film is, well..., it...
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Fri, 19 Oct 2012 20:29:25 PDT
fisheye digital contact print film camera ,steampunk flavour http://www.instructables.com/id/fisheye-digital-contact-print-film-camera-steampu/
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Sat, 29 Sep 2012 19:12:17 PDT
digital camera recase into film slr http://www.instructables.com/id/digital-camera-recase-into-film-slr/
digital camera recase into film slr - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/GBOX/H742PUT1/FCRGBOXH742PUT1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/GBOX/H742PUT1/FCRGBOXH742PUT1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/GBOX/H742PUT1/FCRGBOXH742PUT1.SMALL.jpg crazyg firstly i should point out that the slr was in very poor shape before i remodeled its innards , secondly the step by step bit is a bit vague i did this pre olympics in fact i finished it the night before the opening ceremony. took about 30 hours over several weeks misplacement the camera had 2 bo...
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Sat, 29 Sep 2012 17:03:49 PDT
Sugru Inlay Your Vintage Cameras http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Inlay-Your-Vintage-Cameras/
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Thu, 6 Sep 2012 12:27:55 PDT
DIY Anamorphic Lens Filter for cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Anamorphic-Lens-Filter-for-cheap/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/JMGG/H5ECNHWD/F6MJMGGH5ECNHWD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/JMGG/H5ECNHWD/F6MJMGGH5ECNHWD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6M/JMGG/H5ECNHWD/F6MJMGGH5ECNHWD.SMALL.jpg J_K In this tutorial I will show you how to get the look of an real anamorphic film lens for a few cents! With this Anamorphic Lens Filter you can get streaking lens flares and a oval shaped bokeh out of your DSLR camera - like in a real professional made movie! You just need: - black paper - transpar...
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Sun, 12 Aug 2012 11:01:03 PDT
Make a Scanner Mask for 110 And/Or APS Film [Updated] http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Scanner-Mask-for-110-Film/
Make a Scanner Mask for 110 And/Or APS Film [Updated] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/O3KJ/H4UZV6RY/FAKO3KJH4UZV6RY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/O3KJ/H4UZV6RY/FAKO3KJH4UZV6RY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/O3KJ/H4UZV6RY/FAKO3KJH4UZV6RY.SMALL.jpg Nano_Burger 2012 is the year of the 110 film revival!   Hey, Broadway revives enough crap to choke Godzilla....why not this unobtrusive film format?!?!? New and exciting 110 emulsions are flooding the market!  But the big question is, "How do I get my Pocket Instamatic photos on this new-fangled Inter-web thi...
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Sat, 21 Jul 2012 05:55:52 PDT
How To Develop Film http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Develop-Film/
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 17:30:18 PDT
How To Develop Film: Drying Clips http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Develop-Film-Drying-Clips/
How To Develop Film: Drying Clips - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/E0LP/H2WES6CH/FM4E0LPH2WES6CH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/E0LP/H2WES6CH/FM4E0LPH2WES6CH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM4/E0LP/H2WES6CH/FM4E0LPH2WES6CH.SMALL.jpg themostwonderfulplaceonearth Recently I have been developing B/W film. It was thirteen dollars to order these clips online. So I decided to make my own. These are to prevent the negatives from curling and having water marks, they are for use after washing with wetting agent. Materials Paper clips or wire. Binder clip. A weig...
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Sun, 17 Jun 2012 14:07:12 PDT
Caffenol-C: Coffee Film Developer http://www.instructables.com/id/Caffenol-C-Coffee-Film-Developer/
Caffenol-C: Coffee Film Developer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/VF7A/H350EJAQ/F2WVF7AH350EJAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/VF7A/H350EJAQ/F2WVF7AH350EJAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2W/VF7A/H350EJAQ/F2WVF7AH350EJAQ.SMALL.jpg jakebaldwin To develop a roll of film and make negatives for printing, it is necessary to strip the film's exposed silver halides. Usually, this is done with conventional developing solutions. Since the developer is the primary ingredient in the process, a lot of it is used. Unfortunately, the developer is one ...
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Sat, 16 Jun 2012 19:47:04 PDT
Shoebox Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoebox-Camera/
Shoebox Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/GKN4/H2WEY5QE/FXKGKN4H2WEY5QE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/GKN4/H2WEY5QE/FXKGKN4H2WEY5QE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/GKN4/H2WEY5QE/FXKGKN4H2WEY5QE.SMALL.jpg Mr.Fishers3 This is a project that I did in Photography Class and not only is it a fun way to teach about the very fundamental mechanics of photography, it creates some fun and interesting photos too. The shoebox camera is the simplest of all cameras. It has no moving parts and can be built and used by just abo...
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Thu, 14 Jun 2012 14:56:03 PDT
The Beginner's Guide to Film Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Essential-Guide-to-Film-Photography/
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Wed, 13 Jun 2012 10:00:43 PDT