Instructables: exploring - technology - photography - photos http://www.instructables.com Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:31:35 PDT BLOX v1.01 Black & White - Cell Phone Pet Photos, Part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-White-Cell-Phone-Pet-Photos-Part-2/
Black & White - Cell Phone Pet Photos, Part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/0Z65/IPTJDVL7/FVI0Z65IPTJDVL7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/0Z65/IPTJDVL7/FVI0Z65IPTJDVL7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVI/0Z65/IPTJDVL7/FVI0Z65IPTJDVL7.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design We don't often think about taking black and white photos with our cell phones. However, I feel there is still a place for beautiful, dramatic monochromatic photography in our digital worlds. In addition to being attractive on their own, black and white animal photos add interest to your Facebook, In...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:44:59 PDT
Great Cell Phone Pet Photos - Part 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Great-Cell-Phone-Pet-Photos-Part-1/
Great Cell Phone Pet Photos - Part 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/C17F/IPTJAPPS/FKNC17FIPTJAPPS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/C17F/IPTJAPPS/FKNC17FIPTJAPPS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/C17F/IPTJAPPS/FKNC17FIPTJAPPS.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design While my daughter was away at college she wanted to see pictures of all of her pets every day. So I took A LOT of critter photos! Though I've always been a shutterbug, this year I learned a lot about how to take good pet photos with my iPhone. I've collected some of my best tips for getting started ...
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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:33:56 PDT
Aerial Photography Super Affordable Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Aerial-Photography-Super-Affordable-Kite/
Aerial Photography Super Affordable Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZO2I/IPMWN4F9/F75ZO2IIPMWN4F9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZO2I/IPMWN4F9/F75ZO2IIPMWN4F9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZO2I/IPMWN4F9/F75ZO2IIPMWN4F9.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma Hi everyone!Here is a very fun and super easy to build tutorial on a kite that will take a camera up in the sky and let you snap those aerial photos you’ve always dreamt of. The kite actually costs pennies to make but is very effective in what it does!It’s good fun to learn about aerodynamics rather...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 15:02:24 PDT
Remote shutter release cable for Nikon http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Shutter-Release-Cable-for-Nikon/
Remote shutter release cable for Nikon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/FRDO/IN35QUP8/FKIFRDOIN35QUP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/FRDO/IN35QUP8/FKIFRDOIN35QUP8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/FRDO/IN35QUP8/FKIFRDOIN35QUP8.SMALL.jpg HeinrichL1 In this instructable I will be showing you how I made a shutter release cable for my Nikon D3200, although the procedure may be adapted for various other makes and models. This shutter release cable replaces the Nikon MC-DC2 and makes use of an adapter cable which has the shutter release connector o...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 19:01:54 PDT
SUPER Macro Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/SUPER-Macro-Photography/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 15:49:35 PST
Tiny Slide Shows! (by hacking toy cameras) http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Photo-Albums-by-Hacking-Toy-Cameras/
Tiny Slide Shows! (by hacking toy cameras) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/7XSK/II0K4R6I/F8O7XSKII0K4R6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/7XSK/II0K4R6I/F8O7XSKII0K4R6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/7XSK/II0K4R6I/F8O7XSKII0K4R6I.SMALL.jpg The Oakland Toy Lab If a picture is worth a thousand words, than these tiny slide shows are worth 800,000 but in a very very small font. Welcome to the smallest show on Earth with an audience of one: you! This is a neat way to check out an elegant simple mechanism and make your own photo albums at the same time. Take i...
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Thu, 10 Dec 2015 13:30:38 PST
The Three Ingredients for Taking a Good Picture http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Three-Ingredients-for-Taking-a-Good-Picture/
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 16:14:27 PST
Very Basic Photo Editing: Cropping, Photoshop, And Frames- Ipad Style http://www.instructables.com/id/Very-Basic-Photo-Editing-Cropping-Photoshop-And-Fr/
Very Basic Photo Editing: Cropping, Photoshop, And Frames- Ipad Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/RLII/IGSEZIMU/FJ3RLIIIGSEZIMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/RLII/IGSEZIMU/FJ3RLIIIGSEZIMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/RLII/IGSEZIMU/FJ3RLIIIGSEZIMU.SMALL.jpg mcckel I hope this helps some of the less technically inclined people! Step 1: Download A Photoshop App I recommend Adobe Photoshop Mix: this is the one I used. Step 2: Combining & Cropping Your Pictures Directions: -create a project-add the photos you'd like to use -remove backgrounds and unwanted...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 14:16:28 PST
Weekly Baby Photo Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Weekly-Baby-Photo-Project/
Weekly Baby Photo Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/2D7C/IDU2Q1DN/FB52D7CIDU2Q1DN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/2D7C/IDU2Q1DN/FB52D7CIDU2Q1DN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB5/2D7C/IDU2Q1DN/FB52D7CIDU2Q1DN.SMALL.jpg ModMischief Since my son was born, I have been taking his photo every week to document how he has been growing and changing.This project was inspired by two of my favourite blogs, Making it Lovely and Young House Love.I'm not a very good photographer, so this has been a really fantastic experience for me to pra...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:06:25 PDT
Diy camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-camera/
Diy camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WSPP/IDH7SE2R/FVWWSPPIDH7SE2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WSPP/IDH7SE2R/FVWWSPPIDH7SE2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/WSPP/IDH7SE2R/FVWWSPPIDH7SE2R.SMALL.jpg Darth Raider One of the things I was aiming at when making this camera is that it should be as simple as possible. And by simple, I mean light-wise. So the design would be of light entering through a lens and hitting a light-sensitive element. That’s it.Here is where the limitation lies: with large format camera...
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 16:06:33 PDT
Free Lensing - Creating a tilt shift effect using any lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Lensing-Creating-a-tilt-shift-effect-using-an/
Free Lensing - Creating a tilt shift effect using any lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/KCQW/IDCXHFSD/FBNKCQWIDCXHFSD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/KCQW/IDCXHFSD/FBNKCQWIDCXHFSD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/KCQW/IDCXHFSD/FBNKCQWIDCXHFSD.SMALL.jpg Heather-Hiding-Photography Digital photography is a great way to capture the world around you, whether you are a blossoming hobbyist or a skilled professional. However, photography can get expensive! With so many cameras and accessory options on the market (and so LITTLE money in your pocket to spend) knowing how to get more ...
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 06:56:55 PDT
How to reduce noise from a photo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-reduce-noise-from-a-photo/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 09:42:20 PDT
How To Take Perfect Photos Of People. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-Perfect-Photos-Of-People/
How To Take Perfect Photos Of People. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/3P8Z/IC6ICOD5/FF23P8ZIC6ICOD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/3P8Z/IC6ICOD5/FF23P8ZIC6ICOD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/3P8Z/IC6ICOD5/FF23P8ZIC6ICOD5.SMALL.jpg WesBeiko In this instructable you will learn how to take great photos of people. You can visit my website (link in profile) if you want to see some more of my work.The only things you will really need is a camera (Not cell phone) that can zoom, some type of reflective sheet, light or flash and the sun. Wh...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 08:24:11 PDT
How To Take Professional Photos With Your Iphone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-Professional-Photos-With-Your-Iphone/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 14:22:20 PDT
How To Take The Best Pictures + Edit http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-The-Best-Pictures-Edit/
How To Take The Best Pictures + Edit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/OR5R/IBTF6W5V/FW9OR5RIBTF6W5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/OR5R/IBTF6W5V/FW9OR5RIBTF6W5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/OR5R/IBTF6W5V/FW9OR5RIBTF6W5V.SMALL.jpg amy_rotfl You see some photographers for fashion designs, nature or just on people?What you should think throughout this piece is "how did they become a photographer professional?" Now, you're going to find out.Ever heard of Zach King? - world-wide famous movie editor? Hey he started with photography but then...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 15:42:08 PDT
Photography Tips and Tricks for Perfect Instructable Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-Tips-and-Tricks-for-Perfect-Instructab/
Photography Tips and Tricks for Perfect Instructable Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/ZL78/IBKUSUP9/FF5ZL78IBKUSUP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/ZL78/IBKUSUP9/FF5ZL78IBKUSUP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/ZL78/IBKUSUP9/FF5ZL78IBKUSUP9.SMALL.jpg bjkayani Ever since i got into the world of instructables and have started posting instructables i have faced a trivial challenge. I see many pro authors posting instructables with absolutely amazing photos showing their step by step process. At that stage even if i tried i couldn't achieve such pacifying ph...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 09:28:23 PDT
Geek Worthy Picture Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Geek-Worthy-Picture-Frame/
Geek Worthy Picture Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/QD30/IBJTMF9C/F3CQD30IBJTMF9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/QD30/IBJTMF9C/F3CQD30IBJTMF9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3C/QD30/IBJTMF9C/F3CQD30IBJTMF9C.SMALL.jpg aaahotdog Perfect for techies. Tools and Materials 1. Drill and bit2. $ Store picture frame3. Old circuit board of some sort4. Couple small screws5. Sharpie marker Remove the glass from picture frame Remove the circuit board In my case this is from a 1995 cd rom Mark and drill your holes Lay out ...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:23:27 PDT
Processing Film Negatives Without A Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Processing-Film-Negatives-Without-A-Scanner/
Processing Film Negatives Without A Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/J44B/IBJTJ2H5/F6VJ44BIBJTJ2H5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/J44B/IBJTJ2H5/F6VJ44BIBJTJ2H5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/J44B/IBJTJ2H5/F6VJ44BIBJTJ2H5.SMALL.jpg jason.burr.946 In this instructable I will show you how to turn your negative film to a digital positive using stuff you have laying around the house, a digital camera and free software. Sound cool? Great read on. If you just want to dig right in go ahead and skip to the next section.Many, many, many (too many man...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:21:39 PDT
Upgrade an iPhone tripod to the latest iPhone with Instamorph http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-an-iPhone-tripod-to-the-latest-iPhone-with/
Upgrade an iPhone tripod to the latest iPhone with Instamorph - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/EVTO/IA8WIQH8/FLOEVTOIA8WIQH8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/EVTO/IA8WIQH8/FLOEVTOIA8WIQH8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/EVTO/IA8WIQH8/FLOEVTOIA8WIQH8.SMALL.jpg sdcharle Bloominglabs makerspace in Bloomington, Indiana was given the opportunity to host an Instamorph build night this April. Instamorph is a fun material that becomes moldable like clay when heated to temperatures well below what would burn you. When it cools, it again becomes solid and firm.Needless to ...
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Thu, 28 May 2015 19:23:28 PDT
Tripod Mount for an iPad http://www.instructables.com/id/Tripod-Mount-for-an-iPad/
Tripod Mount for an iPad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/8C2X/I98BME2J/FR38C2XI98BME2J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/8C2X/I98BME2J/FR38C2XI98BME2J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/8C2X/I98BME2J/FR38C2XI98BME2J.SMALL.jpg Phil B Taking photos for Instructables is quick and easy with an iPad, but I sometimes feel like I might drop it, or I need both hands in the photo. For those times a tripod (and the self-timer built into the software) would be very helpful. This Instructable will show a simple tripod mount for a full-size...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 16:15:39 PDT
Take Good Photos For Instructables http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-Good-Photos-For-Instructables-1/
Take Good Photos For Instructables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/M92P/I1KJKAR1/FHOM92PI1KJKAR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/M92P/I1KJKAR1/FHOM92PI1KJKAR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/M92P/I1KJKAR1/FHOM92PI1KJKAR1.SMALL.jpg tkleinauskas Take good photos for your instructables. Good photos - one step to feature. Choise camera! To take good photos, you need good camera! Best solution - mirror camera! But this camera expensive, so you can use digital camera! But if you not have this camera, you can use your smartphone! However, the...
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:55:28 PDT
How to Scan Four Photos at Once http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Scan-Four-Photos-at-Once/
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:10:46 PDT
Scan your negatives right now for free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Scan-your-negatives-right-now-for-free/
Scan your negatives right now for free! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/QAKC/HXMUYUKJ/FQRQAKCHXMUYUKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/QAKC/HXMUYUKJ/FQRQAKCHXMUYUKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/QAKC/HXMUYUKJ/FQRQAKCHXMUYUKJ.SMALL.jpg melissa_b04 I have a Kodak Duaflex IV that uses 620/120 film. I wanted to scan my negatives and discovered a way to do so with minimal materials for free. I am not a professional photographer or Photoshop/GIMP Jedi master. I started this 2 weeks ago. I am taking an art class for summer school so a lot of this p...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:01:13 PDT
How to Upload Photos Onto Shutterfly http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Upload-Photos-Onto-Shutterfly/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 12:57:28 PDT
Use Android or iPhone Pictures to create 3D Object with Autodesk Catch. I Made it at TechShop. http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Android-or-iPhone-Pictures-to-create-3D-Object/
Use Android or iPhone Pictures to create 3D Object with Autodesk Catch. I Made it at TechShop. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/7WEE/HSJAP3UL/FHH7WEEHSJAP3UL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/7WEE/HSJAP3UL/FHH7WEEHSJAP3UL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/7WEE/HSJAP3UL/FHH7WEEHSJAP3UL.SMALL.jpg John_TS_DTW Goal:     To learn how to create 3D Imaging using the newly released 3D Imaging using Autodesk Catch.  To share lessonw learned and tips. Procedure:      Take pictures around the object.  Hold the camera close to your body to provide stability.  Walk around the object and keep taking pictures, Auto...
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 04:19:36 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
iPad Grip Handle Makes One-Handed Photos a Snap! http://www.instructables.com/id/iPad-Grip-Handle-Makes-One-Handed-Photos-a-Snap/
iPad Grip Handle Makes One-Handed Photos a Snap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/F2P7/HOHYF6XN/FBDF2P7HOHYF6XN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/F2P7/HOHYF6XN/FBDF2P7HOHYF6XN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBD/F2P7/HOHYF6XN/FBDF2P7HOHYF6XN.SMALL.jpg DanDiego Here's an easy and inexpensive grip handle that makes taking photos with an iPad a "Snap"!   I found a set of cheap plastic racquets at Toys R Us and ordered a remote camera shutter button for about seven bucks on Amazon.com. As luck would have it, I was able to simply stretch the elastic webbing of...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 18:34:29 PST
Make Transparent Background Images with the ClearPhotos App http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Transparent-Background-Images-with-the-ClearP/
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 06:57:33 PST
Vintage Photography in 5 Simple Steps http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Photography-in-5-Simple-Steps/
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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 13:25:13 PDT
Make an Artistic Double Exposure Silhouette with Pixlr Editor http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-Artistic-Double-Exposure-Silhouette-with-P/
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 15:45:15 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
Reveal Hidden Photo Secrets with the Curves Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Reveal-Hidden-Photo-Secrets-with-the-Curves-Tool/
Reveal Hidden Photo Secrets with the Curves Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/JR8Z/HH2VY6BH/FNMJR8ZHH2VY6BH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/JR8Z/HH2VY6BH/FNMJR8ZHH2VY6BH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/JR8Z/HH2VY6BH/FNMJR8ZHH2VY6BH.SMALL.jpg david.beck The tone curves tool is a basic photo manipulation tool that gives you complete control over how light and dark various parts of your image are. Today, I'll show you how to pull secrete images from the dark parts of pictures that you can't see.  "Curves" as we'll call it from now on, is a very comm...
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Mon, 27 May 2013 21:42:28 PDT
Candle Light Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Candle-Light-Photography/
Candle Light Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/QF1V/HGIEWJHL/FX2QF1VHGIEWJHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/QF1V/HGIEWJHL/FX2QF1VHGIEWJHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/QF1V/HGIEWJHL/FX2QF1VHGIEWJHL.SMALL.jpg david.beck I'm a big believer in getting the most out of the photography gear you have. You don't need a fancy lighting setup to get awesome pictures of the things around you. Candle light is a simple light source that can provide a rather interesting touch to any subject whether small or large.  Large subjec...
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Fri, 17 May 2013 16:14:39 PDT
Amazing Smartphone Pictures http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Smartphone-Pictures/
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Sun, 17 Mar 2013 14:01:38 PDT
Making Trick Photos using Gimp for Windows software http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Trick-Photos-using-Gimp-for-Windows-softwar/
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Tue, 1 Jan 2013 12:22:46 PST
How to use your digital camera's shutter speed settings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-your-digital-cameras-shutter-speed-set/
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Sun, 23 Dec 2012 23:29:12 PST
The Cheapest and Easiest to Make Monopod http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cheapest-and-Easiest-to-Make-Monopod/
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Thu, 6 Dec 2012 16:01:16 PST
Nature Through your Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Nature-Through-your-Lens/
Nature Through your Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/310X/H9T4QOEG/FEU310XH9T4QOEG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/310X/H9T4QOEG/FEU310XH9T4QOEG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/310X/H9T4QOEG/FEU310XH9T4QOEG.SMALL.jpg Jessie Marie Is there a way to document the beauty of nature within the limited frame of a camera lens? Although the true essence of nature includes using more than just your sense of sight, you have to create a picture that truly is worth a thousand words. To do this, you must put creativity into your photograp...
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Wed, 28 Nov 2012 19:05:44 PST
Ghost People and Long Exposure Photographs http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghost-People-and-Long-Exposure-Photographs/
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Thu, 22 Nov 2012 12:01:12 PST
Easy Workbench Photo Backdrop http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Workbench-Photo-Backdrop/
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Mon, 9 Apr 2012 11:46:23 PDT
How to take good Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-pictures-without-shadows/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 02:00:19 PST
DIY: Make a Scratch-Off Photo Valentine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Make-a-Scratch-Off-Photo-Valentine/
DIY: Make a Scratch-Off Photo Valentine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/68U9/GYGES5NO/FAI68U9GYGES5NO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/68U9/GYGES5NO/FAI68U9GYGES5NO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/68U9/GYGES5NO/FAI68U9GYGES5NO.SMALL.jpg hellobrit You may have only interacted with a scratch-off card while trying to win the lottery (it's okay, I’ve tried and failed, too). But, did you know that you can easily make your own scratch-offs using dish soap and acrylic paint? It's really that easy. To take your scratch-off cards to the next level, ...
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 20:32:31 PST
How to Take Great Pictures http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Take-Great-Pictures-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/KL2D/GP7IIC9R/FXPKL2DGP7IIC9R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/KL2D/GP7IIC9R/FXPKL2DGP7IIC9R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXP/KL2D/GP7IIC9R/FXPKL2DGP7IIC9R.SMALL.jpg randofo Learning how to take great pictures could take a lifetime. After all, photography is an art form and like all art forms, it takes time, patience and practice to master. There is not one clear path to taking great pictures and a lot of it comes down to the intuition of the photographer and how it res...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2011 16:18:01 PDT
Creepy Double Face Illusion http://www.instructables.com/id/Creepy-Double-Face-Illusion/
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Tue, 11 Oct 2011 16:13:08 PDT
Zombie in man suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Photo/
Zombie in man suit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/3K3Y/GT5JYJ91/FOL3K3YGT5JYJ91.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/3K3Y/GT5JYJ91/FOL3K3YGT5JYJ91.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/3K3Y/GT5JYJ91/FOL3K3YGT5JYJ91.SMALL.jpg coaleu This Instructable shows how to make Halloween photo in Photoshop cs5. Tools needed:  - Photo of any one.  - Photoshop cs5.  - Cracked brush set. To download crackle brushes use this link: http://anodyne-stock.deviantart.com/art/Cracked-Brush-Set-4992490 Prepare photo Use the quick select tool ...
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Fri, 30 Sep 2011 10:42:04 PDT
How to edit photos using Pixlr http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-edit-photos-using-Pixlr/
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Thu, 29 Sep 2011 18:23:59 PDT
Take great pics, easy tutorial! http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-great-pics-easy-tutorial/
Take great pics, easy tutorial! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/3NV5/GRTHXBY4/FGK3NV5GRTHXBY4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/3NV5/GRTHXBY4/FGK3NV5GRTHXBY4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/3NV5/GRTHXBY4/FGK3NV5GRTHXBY4.SMALL.jpg kansasa A tutorial I created for my daughter's grade 7 connected classroom.  It's an easy to follow tutorial for everyone to learn how to create better pictures.  It doesn't matter if you own a DSLR or a simple "Point & Shoot" this tutorial will help.  The most important thing is to have fun and take your c...
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Fri, 26 Aug 2011 15:53:42 PDT
How To Take A Great Photo Of Your Pet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-A-Great-Photo-Of-Your-Pet/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2011 15:49:44 PDT
How To Make High Contrast Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Yellow-On-Black/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2011 10:15:46 PDT
True Colors Stop-motion animation http://www.instructables.com/id/True-Colors-Stop-motion-animation/
True Colors Stop-motion animation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/QGWM/GLL4URB1/FLPQGWMGLL4URB1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/QGWM/GLL4URB1/FLPQGWMGLL4URB1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/QGWM/GLL4URB1/FLPQGWMGLL4URB1.SMALL.jpg rschack Created by taking many individual photos to show the illusion of movement.
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Wed, 23 Mar 2011 11:34:18 PDT