Instructables: exploring - technology - photography - photos http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:05:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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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/
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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/ 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/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/6NQG/HO23AJRZ/F1J6NQGHO23AJRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/6NQG/HO23AJRZ/F1J6NQGHO23AJRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/6NQG/HO23AJRZ/F1J6NQGHO23AJRZ.SMALL.jpg Practical Techonlogy Create transparent background photos in seconds with ClearPhotos. If you have tried it before, you know how time-consuming it can be to make the background of your favorite photos transparent even with the most expensive software packages. Now you can make transparent background photos using our Cle...
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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/
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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/
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Mon, 27 May 2013 21:42:28 PDT
Candle Light Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Candle-Light-Photography/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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/ 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
Tips for taking a fantastic photo of your pet http://www.instructables.com/id/Tips-for-taking-a-fantastic-photo-of-your-pet/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2011 12:38:32 PDT
How To Take A Great Photo Of Your Pet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-A-Great-Photo-Of-Your-Pet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/HXTF/GPZ9RHXD/F72HXTFGPZ9RHXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/HXTF/GPZ9RHXD/F72HXTFGPZ9RHXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F72/HXTF/GPZ9RHXD/F72HXTFGPZ9RHXD.SMALL.jpg aeshem It can be hard to get your pet to pose pretty for a picture. I tried everything with my over active Holly monster dog and here are some of my best photo tips! - Woof!!! Quick Tips: 1. Wash fluffy the night before and don’t over feed your pet before your photo shoot. A clean and happy fuzzy wazzy s...
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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/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/DAU4/GOOP655N/FJ2DAU4GOOP655N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/DAU4/GOOP655N/FJ2DAU4GOOP655N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/DAU4/GOOP655N/FJ2DAU4GOOP655N.SMALL.jpg Creativeman Being into Instructables and photography, I decided to try AngryRedhead's method of "black-screen" photography. http://www.instructables.com/id/Photograph-a-Black-Background/.  I wanted to make a mobile backdrop, one that was easy to move around to the various flowers and plants in the garden. As yo...
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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/ 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
Super Specs - 3D and much more http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Specs-Giga-Goggles/
Super Specs - 3D and much more - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ECFR/GL4Z51U9/FIAECFRGL4Z51U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ECFR/GL4Z51U9/FIAECFRGL4Z51U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ECFR/GL4Z51U9/FIAECFRGL4Z51U9.SMALL.jpg Light_Lab The title for this Instructable was really hard to pick because these Super Specs have so many uses. So many uses? Let’s list a few: * 3D stereo glasses that will work on any screen that uses passive split polarity for 3D regardless of brand.    (Will not work for electronic switched 3D stereo.) * ...
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Mon, 14 Mar 2011 23:09:02 PDT
How to "Animenize" a photo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Animenize-a-photo/
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Fri, 26 Nov 2010 21:18:59 PST
Finding data on an image http://www.instructables.com/id/Finding-data-on-an-image/
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Fri, 15 Oct 2010 06:17:15 PDT
3D Imagery Using Just 1 Image. (Now with instructional video) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Imagery-Using-Just-1-Image/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/PPTV/GF069EX0/FTNPPTVGF069EX0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/PPTV/GF069EX0/FTNPPTVGF069EX0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/PPTV/GF069EX0/FTNPPTVGF069EX0.SMALL.jpg TheFoofinator Note: In order to see these images in the slide show, you must posess a pair of Red/Cyan 3D glasses, the type I used is the pair from Guiness World Records 2009, which contained this imagery. IMAX and the dark-coloured 3D cinema glasses will not work! Ok, so I was looking at the images in GWR 2009...
By: TheFoofinator

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Sat, 9 Oct 2010 14:20:58 PDT
Make beautiful long exposures of whole albums http://www.instructables.com/id/Putting-an-album-in-one-long-exposure/
Make beautiful long exposures of whole albums - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/RV11/GE7L4F42/FPERV11GE7L4F42.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/RV11/GE7L4F42/FPERV11GE7L4F42.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/RV11/GE7L4F42/FPERV11GE7L4F42.SMALL.jpg killerjackalope I saw an article on gizmodo the other day that was just a photo of an album over a long exposure, I'm not sure what process the creator went through but I've emulated it here.  You don't need much to do this:  - A camera (Needs to have control on exposures  - A computer  - A tripod or something yo...
By: killerjackalope

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Mon, 20 Sep 2010 13:27:59 PDT
Better Photos With Glue http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Photos-With-Glue/
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Mon, 13 Sep 2010 13:58:31 PDT
Taking Instructables Photos without a Third Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Instructables-Photos-without-a-Third-Hand/
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Mon, 26 Apr 2010 10:41:14 PDT
Take a picture like a Pro http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-compose-the-perfect-picture/
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Mon, 5 Apr 2010 14:17:17 PDT
Mugshots for Grandma's Fridge and Digital Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Mugshots-for-Grandmas-Fridge-and-Digital-Frame/
Mugshots for Grandma's Fridge and Digital Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/UF2R/G3IE4OSL/FOOUF2RG3IE4OSL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/UF2R/G3IE4OSL/FOOUF2RG3IE4OSL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOO/UF2R/G3IE4OSL/FOOUF2RG3IE4OSL.SMALL.jpg MakersBox Some years ago, my mother started posting a printout showing all her Grandkids on her fridge.  She is pretty tech savvy (and an Apple user), but keeping photos up to date with the younger ones growing like weeds must have been a chore.  We also gave her a digital picture frame for one Christmas, so ...
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Tue, 22 Dec 2009 14:16:47 PST
Simple Photoshop Effects http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Photoshop-Effects/
Simple Photoshop Effects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/JTR9/G29ZFMPN/F66JTR9G29ZFMPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/JTR9/G29ZFMPN/F66JTR9G29ZFMPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F66/JTR9/G29ZFMPN/F66JTR9G29ZFMPN.SMALL.jpg pimpin M How to make simple photoshop effects. This instructable will show you how to change a photo to black an white, change color cars, and make a picture look like a painting, and learn about camera flare. Change picture to black and white Paste picture into Photoshop, then click Image/ Adjustments/ a...
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Mon, 23 Nov 2009 20:51:49 PST
Taking E bay photos that get attention http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-E-bay-photos-that-get-attention/
Taking E bay photos that get attention - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/206U/G0KQC1IR/FAW206UG0KQC1IR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/206U/G0KQC1IR/FAW206UG0KQC1IR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAW/206U/G0KQC1IR/FAW206UG0KQC1IR.SMALL.jpg Vyger       I have seen a lot of bad pictures on E bay, ones that are out of focus, to dark, or have something lurking in the background.  While you are buying the item that is for sale and not the picture, using  a  bad picture says things about you as a seller. Being too rushed to take a good picture o...
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Sat, 10 Oct 2009 19:49:29 PDT
Make Picture Frames Out of Cereal (free) Box Cardboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Picture-Frames-Out-of-Cereal-free-Box-Cardb/
Make Picture Frames Out of Cereal (free) Box Cardboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/FZPC/G0AMH255/FSGFZPCG0AMH255.SMALL.jpg Creativeman A simple idea is sometimes the best. Here, I show how to make frames for any of the prints you might like to display, show, or simply have on your desk or dresser. Pictures, no matter how much we like them tend to become passe' after awhile. So why spend a lot of money on frames that could be put ...
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Sun, 4 Oct 2009 12:16:42 PDT
Photography-the guide to great photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-the-guide-to-great-photos/
Photography-the guide to great photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/DM3W/FZHLAU6O/F2HDM3WFZHLAU6O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/DM3W/FZHLAU6O/F2HDM3WFZHLAU6O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/DM3W/FZHLAU6O/F2HDM3WFZHLAU6O.SMALL.jpg daniel2008 Learn the skills you need to start taking photos that will draw attention.In this guide i'll take you through the stages leading up to becoming a good photographer. Step one-buy a good camera -This is of course if you don't already have one.If you do, you should consider whether the camera you ha...
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Fri, 2 Oct 2009 13:32:01 PDT
How to construct a running water basin for developing multiple analog photos http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-construct-a-running-water-basin-for-develop/
How to construct a running water basin for developing multiple analog photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/IGJ0/G068M25X/FGCIGJ0G068M25X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/IGJ0/G068M25X/FGCIGJ0G068M25X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGC/IGJ0/G068M25X/FGCIGJ0G068M25X.SMALL.jpg iovsjupiter Constructing a dark-room to develop your photos is easy. Buy the materials needed and cover your windows. After developing the photos, you should put them in a running water basin. You can buy an over-priced professional plastic basin, or you can follow this instructable and make your own.materials ...
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Thu, 1 Oct 2009 03:09:52 PDT
Laser Triggered High-Speed Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Triggered-High-Speed-Photography/
Laser Triggered High-Speed Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/DF8X/G02LSYRD/FC5DF8XG02LSYRD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/DF8X/G02LSYRD/FC5DF8XG02LSYRD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/DF8X/G02LSYRD/FC5DF8XG02LSYRD.SMALL.jpg Frivolous Engineering In order to consistently photograph something like milk drops the usual method uses a high-end camera ($500 and up), Speedlite flash ($300 and up) and an optical electronic delayed flash trigger ($120 and up). There are lots of DIY circuits for this purpose, but they still require a good camera a...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2009 20:52:04 PDT
Panoramas without a wide-angle lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Panoramas-without-a-wide-angle-lens/
Panoramas without a wide-angle lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/1PWK/FZHLBEZF/FRM1PWKFZHLBEZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/1PWK/FZHLBEZF/FRM1PWKFZHLBEZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRM/1PWK/FZHLBEZF/FRM1PWKFZHLBEZF.SMALL.jpg CaptInsane Have you ever wanted to take photos of a huge landscape? These are panoramas (in case you didn't know).There are two ways people normally take them:1. With a wide-angle lens2. Without a wide-angle lensSo I know what you're thinking. You're thinking that I just contradicted myself. Well, that's not t...
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Tue, 15 Sep 2009 17:26:34 PDT
Using GIMP to manipulate photographs and images http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-GIMP-to-manipulate-photographs-and-images/
Using GIMP to manipulate photographs and images - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/OXTD/FYTD4SHF/FUZOXTDFYTD4SHF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/OXTD/FYTD4SHF/FUZOXTDFYTD4SHF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUZ/OXTD/FYTD4SHF/FUZOXTDFYTD4SHF.SMALL.jpg nonickname Bad photos happen. It can be the camera, the person taking the photo or the subject matter itself. There are many techniques available to attempt to repair a botched image. The first for many amateur photographers is the software supplied with their camera. About as good for as much as red eye. But ...
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Sat, 5 Sep 2009 17:54:12 PDT
Super Special Laptop Sleeve (**With Updates**) http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Special-Laptop-Sleeve/
Super Special Laptop Sleeve (**With Updates**) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/Y97V/FYTD4ROQ/FHMY97VFYTD4ROQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/Y97V/FYTD4ROQ/FHMY97VFYTD4ROQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/Y97V/FYTD4ROQ/FHMY97VFYTD4ROQ.SMALL.jpg shesparticular After reading this I thought it sounded like something that might be fun to try making.Since my mom's birthday is coming up (Hi Mom!), I figured it might be neat to make her a nifty laptop sleeve emblazoned with the covers of her favorite newspapers (The New York Times and The Washington Post). Just...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2009 18:32:05 PDT
Taking Better Photographs http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-Better-Photographs/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/X3NT/FYYNEDXW/FEYX3NTFYYNEDXW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/X3NT/FYYNEDXW/FEYX3NTFYYNEDXW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEY/X3NT/FYYNEDXW/FEYX3NTFYYNEDXW.SMALL.jpg mhkabir Hi guys, Some of you out there may be able to take some pretty nice photographs, but some of you don't. Well this is that guide, which will help your photos from being ridiculed.Some simple guidelines and tips will help you to take snazzy photos, 30 seconds after viewing my video. All photos in t...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2009 04:28:50 PDT
Sharing Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Sharing-Photos/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/BZ9B/FYNTAEMR/F89BZ9BFYNTAEMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/BZ9B/FYNTAEMR/F89BZ9BFYNTAEMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F89/BZ9B/FYNTAEMR/F89BZ9BFYNTAEMR.SMALL.jpg DigitalIssues This video will teach you how to master the once daunting task of sharing photos
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Mon, 24 Aug 2009 15:35:27 PDT