Instructables: exploring - technology - Camera - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 25 Sep 2016 03:36:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Automatic cat flap monitor with intrusion detection and dissuasion http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Cat-Flap-Monitor-With-Intrusion-Detectio/
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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:59:45 PDT
Make your own Motorized Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Motorized-Camera-Slider/
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Sun, 18 Sep 2016 07:56:20 PDT
Make A Wi-fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Wi-fi-Webcam-From-An-Old-Android-Phone/
Make A Wi-fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0B/RMI8/I3H5J20K/F0BRMI8I3H5J20K.SMALL.jpg depotdevoid Turning one of my old Android phones into a webcam is something I've been thinking about doing for a long time now. A couple of years ago, I backed a 3D printer project on Kickstarter (RigidBot, if you're interested). It took a long time to finally get the thing, and it's frequently glitchy and bu...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:10:20 PST
A Inexpensive FPV Rover!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Inexpensive-FPV-Rover/
A Inexpensive FPV Rover!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/I7FH/IRXTLIF8/FODI7FHIRXTLIF8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/I7FH/IRXTLIF8/FODI7FHIRXTLIF8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOD/I7FH/IRXTLIF8/FODI7FHIRXTLIF8.SMALL.jpg Kuriosiity Kid Today we will be making an inexpensive FPV (First Person View) rover. What you will need is / RC car / selfie stick with the head that can attach on to a tripod / a phone or iPod with a camera and Wi-Fi / some washers bolts and a screw that will fit the selfie head. The reason why I did this project...
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Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:23:03 PDT
DIY Camera Stabilizer http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-Camera-Stabilizer-Tutorial/
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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:06:24 PDT
IZON 2.0 camera with flexible tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/IZON-20-Camera-With-Flexible-Tripod/
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Sun, 21 Aug 2016 22:44:41 PDT
DIY "PRO" DSLR slider for $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-PRO-DSLR-Slider-for-10/
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Sat, 13 Aug 2016 08:26:14 PDT
RASPBERRY PI + MATLAB = WI-FI IP-CAMERA http://www.instructables.com/id/RASPBERRY-PI-MATLAB-WI-FI-IP-CAMERA/
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Tue, 16 Aug 2016 06:17:59 PDT
Wireless All Sky Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-All-Sky-Camera/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2016 22:24:03 PDT
Simple camera slider for on a tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Camera-Slider-for-on-a-Tripod/
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 20:19:41 PDT
Repair a Broken Fuji XC Lens Bayonet Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-a-Broken-Fuji-XC-Lens-Bayonet-Mount/
Repair a Broken Fuji XC Lens Bayonet Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/NX6B/IQV7LO5Z/F7JNX6BIQV7LO5Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/NX6B/IQV7LO5Z/F7JNX6BIQV7LO5Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/NX6B/IQV7LO5Z/F7JNX6BIQV7LO5Z.SMALL.jpg TattooGabby So, this is a basic how to for more or less, an emergency repair of a Fuji XC 16-50 lens. Although the idea would work for any lens with a plastic bayonet. I have done the same thing with a Nikon lens as well. A lot of people like to think poorly of a plastic mount on a lens, but I will say in most ...
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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:04:51 PDT
Attach Any Device With GoPro Accessories http://www.instructables.com/id/Attach-Any-Device-With-GoPro-Accessories/
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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 14:06:40 PDT
GoPro Stabilizer with the Extendable Pole You Already Own http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Stabilizer-With-the-Extendable-Pole-You-Alre/
GoPro Stabilizer with the Extendable Pole You Already Own - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/7BCQ/IQL52KP9/FYG7BCQIQL52KP9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/7BCQ/IQL52KP9/FYG7BCQIQL52KP9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/7BCQ/IQL52KP9/FYG7BCQIQL52KP9.SMALL.jpg travderose This is kinda dumb. Let's just start out with that. It's really simple and stupid but it works for me. I've been doing this for years and I've had a few different people stop me and mention what a great idea it is. So I decided to write a quick blog post about it even though it's stupid easy to do. ...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 13:57:48 PDT
Remote control Mini-VideoTelescope with Pan/Tilt/Zoom http://www.instructables.com/id/Viewing-the-Skies-Via-Remote-Control-With-Your-Own/
Remote control Mini-VideoTelescope with Pan/Tilt/Zoom - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/XP5D/IQJGAUV5/FJ8XP5DIQJGAUV5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/XP5D/IQJGAUV5/FJ8XP5DIQJGAUV5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/XP5D/IQJGAUV5/FJ8XP5DIQJGAUV5.SMALL.jpg raht Sitting out at night looking through a telescope is relaxing and fun! But sometimes you just want to stay inside where it's cool or warm and where there's not so many bugs biting you.Here's a project that will let you sit at your computer and watch the skies from the comfort of your easy chair!We're...
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 06:30:35 PDT
Klean Kanteen Lid Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Klean-Kanteen-Lid-Camera-Mount/
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Sat, 2 Jul 2016 18:12:21 PDT
full spectrum/IR camera conversion, canon sx50 http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-SpectrumIR-Camera-Conversion-Canon-Sx50/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:41:45 PDT
Cooking Timer Timelapse Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooking-Timer-Timelapse-Tripod/
Cooking Timer Timelapse Tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/3LVC/IPVF7R9Z/FRY3LVCIPVF7R9Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/3LVC/IPVF7R9Z/FRY3LVCIPVF7R9Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRY/3LVC/IPVF7R9Z/FRY3LVCIPVF7R9Z.SMALL.jpg Leners HiToday I'll show you how I made a fun accessory for bringing your timelapses to the next level. What You'll Need A kitchen timerA phone tripodI picked both of these from a local dollar store. These ended up costing less than 5€ in total. Disassembling The Kitchen Timer I took apart the time...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 05:09:04 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/C17F/IPTJAPPS/FKNC17FIPTJAPPS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/C17F/IPTJAPPS/FKNC17FIPTJAPPS.SQUARE.jpg https://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
How to Instantly Tranfer Images Over Wi-Fi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Instantly-Tranfer-Images-Over-Wi-Fi/
How to Instantly Tranfer Images Over Wi-Fi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/GD5W/IPSKAI6W/FUHGD5WIPSKAI6W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/GD5W/IPSKAI6W/FUHGD5WIPSKAI6W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/GD5W/IPSKAI6W/FUHGD5WIPSKAI6W.SMALL.jpg orentropen This instructable will show you how to use WhatsApp to transfer images instantly over Wi-Fi from your cell phone to your computer.Usually moving photos to your computer is a huge hassle. It requires setting up a troublesome Bluetooth connection, using a fancy camera with special software, or even a ...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 19:57:18 PDT
3D Printed Camera Grip: From Concept to Product http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Camera-Grip-From-Concept-to-Product/
3D Printed Camera Grip: From Concept to Product - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/Y93J/IPOA43B2/FJ1Y93JIPOA43B2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/Y93J/IPOA43B2/FJ1Y93JIPOA43B2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/Y93J/IPOA43B2/FJ1Y93JIPOA43B2.SMALL.jpg umami_tsunami My Olympus E-PL6 shipped with a hand grip that proved to be quite disappointing. Its odd shape and small form factor made it difficult to grasp my camera comfortably with two hands, and wielding the camera with only one hand was out of the question. Clearly, the ergonomics of the PL6 desperately nee...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 21:25:39 PDT
DIY Smart Follow Me Drone with Camera (Arduino Based) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Follow-Me-Drone-With-Camera-Arduino-Based/
DIY Smart Follow Me Drone with Camera (Arduino Based) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/RRWE/IPPANEX0/FYSRRWEIPPANEX0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/RRWE/IPPANEX0/FYSRRWEIPPANEX0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/RRWE/IPPANEX0/FYSRRWEIPPANEX0.SMALL.jpg Imetomi Drones are very popular toys and tools these days. You can find professional and even beginner drones and flying gadgets in the market. I have four drones (quadcopters and hexcopters), because I love everything that flies, but the 200th flight isn't so interesting and starts to be boring, so I decid...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 13:55:04 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZO2I/IPMWN4F9/F75ZO2IIPMWN4F9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZO2I/IPMWN4F9/F75ZO2IIPMWN4F9.SQUARE.jpg https://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
The Unique DSLR Intervalometer! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Unique-DSLR-Intervallometer/
The Unique DSLR Intervalometer! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/HPLI/IPJT8I0I/FBNHPLIIPJT8I0I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/HPLI/IPJT8I0I/FBNHPLIIPJT8I0I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBN/HPLI/IPJT8I0I/FBNHPLIIPJT8I0I.SMALL.jpg aniansh Have you ever felt like creating one of those city street time lapses that you see on the internet or recording the blooming of a flower through a time lapse or maybe create a night sky panorama of the milky way drifting in the background? Well, now you can do so with your own custom made and design...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 07:14:09 PDT
Raspberry Pi Document Scanner With Automatic Upload to Dropbox. http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Based-Document-Scanner-With-Automatic/
Raspberry Pi Document Scanner With Automatic Upload to Dropbox. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/0HU0/IPCUE44H/F730HU0IPCUE44H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/0HU0/IPCUE44H/F730HU0IPCUE44H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F73/0HU0/IPCUE44H/F730HU0IPCUE44H.SMALL.jpg r5sb Have you ever got worried when you've not been able to find a bill or post-it note that you really needed? Well with this Raspberry Pi Document Scanner now you won't have to! All your notes, receipts and documents will now be a click away safely stored in your Dropbox folder.In this Instructable you...
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Sat, 11 Jun 2016 06:31:42 PDT
Camera Trap for Wildlife Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Trap-for-Wildlife-Photography/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 11:44:47 PDT
DIY "Family Hub" Refrigerator with Raspberry Pi + Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Family-Hub-Refrigerator-With-Raspberry-Pi-Came/
DIY "Family Hub" Refrigerator with Raspberry Pi + Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/ZJLO/IPCYCXD7/F17ZJLOIPCYCXD7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/ZJLO/IPCYCXD7/F17ZJLOIPCYCXD7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F17/ZJLO/IPCYCXD7/F17ZJLOIPCYCXD7.SMALL.jpg mikeandlauren I used a Raspberry Pi and usb webcam to create my own "Family Hub" refrigerator. Every time I open the door a light sensor triggers the camera, which uploads the photo to the internet! Parts Needed Do make your own refrigerator camera, you'll need:Raspberry Pi (I used an old one)USB wifi adapter...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:49:23 PDT
DIY Powerful LED Panel - Video and Work Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Powerful-LED-Panel-Video-and-Work-Light/
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Thu, 9 Jun 2016 11:38:06 PDT
Timelapse Photography with a DSLR Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Timelapse-Photography-With-a-DSLR/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 19:58:49 PDT
Shooting macro photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Shooting-Macro-Photos/
Shooting macro photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FJX0/IP74NYMW/FOBFJX0IP74NYMW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FJX0/IP74NYMW/FOBFJX0IP74NYMW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/FJX0/IP74NYMW/FOBFJX0IP74NYMW.SMALL.jpg KellinC Today I decided to talk about shooting macro photos. For those of you who are new to this, it means taking really close-up shots of a subject with lots of interesting colors and/or textures. It can be really fun, but it can also be frustrating to find the perfect subject. I use an Olympus Tough Styl...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 15:00:38 PDT
Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Slider-2/
Camera Slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/79KL/IOSPE4L3/FAG79KLIOSPE4L3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/79KL/IOSPE4L3/FAG79KLIOSPE4L3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/79KL/IOSPE4L3/FAG79KLIOSPE4L3.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran Hey guys, today we will share with you our camera slider project. We have seen couple of projects here and there so we decided to give it a try and make our own. Note: This project was originally made by : Matt Requirements For this project we will need. 1- Wooden Dowel Rods ( 22mm diameter ,...
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Tue, 31 May 2016 02:36:47 PDT
Raspberry Pi Baby Monitor with Splunk http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Baby-Monitor-With-Splunk/
Raspberry Pi Baby Monitor with Splunk - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/NA1R/IOG1IW9T/FA2NA1RIOG1IW9T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/NA1R/IOG1IW9T/FA2NA1RIOG1IW9T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/NA1R/IOG1IW9T/FA2NA1RIOG1IW9T.SMALL.jpg Bam Bam Mantell These steps will teach you how to assemble the components required to make a Raspberry Pi baby monitor, and collect that data into Splunk, a log reader and analytical tool, to preset that data in a meaningful way. At the end you will be able to use the Spunk dashboard to monitor sleep patterns, room...
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Sat, 21 May 2016 20:22:40 PDT
DIY Portable LED Lighting Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-LED-Lighting-Panel/
DIY Portable LED Lighting Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Z75V/IOEKJVNJ/FV2Z75VIOEKJVNJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Z75V/IOEKJVNJ/FV2Z75VIOEKJVNJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Z75V/IOEKJVNJ/FV2Z75VIOEKJVNJ.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar A portable LED lighting panel can really come in handy for photography and video work, so today we're going to make a DIY version which is super useful, yet easy to make. So I'm constantly taking photos and video of things I'm working on, of projects, food, of myself for vlogging, Instagram etc... A...
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Fri, 20 May 2016 11:47:20 PDT
Sweeping Remote Controlled Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Sweeping-Remote-Controlled-Camera-Mount/
Sweeping Remote Controlled Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SMALL.jpg THertz This camera mount gives you the ability to control it from a distance and rotate it 180 degrees. I will be using a GoPro in my project, but you can use almost any camera that you can secure to the mount.Also in this instructable we will learn how to control a servo motor with remote control, this wi...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 19:30:41 PDT
DIY Intelligent Autonomus Robot (Electronic Pet) /w Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Intelligent-Autonomus-Robot-Electronic-Pet-w-A/
DIY Intelligent Autonomus Robot (Electronic Pet) /w Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/GOCY/IO0G99O4/FZUGOCYIO0G99O4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/GOCY/IO0G99O4/FZUGOCYIO0G99O4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/GOCY/IO0G99O4/FZUGOCYIO0G99O4.SMALL.jpg Imetomi I love every kind of robots especially the autonomus or intelligent robots, that have a bit more intelligence than avoiding an obstacle. So I decided that I'll build my own inexpensive intelligent robot that has a build in camera, distance sensors, light sensor, sound sensor, lights, solar charger, ...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 12:13:05 PDT
Sony Cybershot battery upgrade for almost free http://www.instructables.com/id/Sony-Cybershot-Battery-Upgrade-for-Almost-Free/
Sony Cybershot battery upgrade for almost free - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/8VFC/INYW69YH/FDZ8VFCINYW69YH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/8VFC/INYW69YH/FDZ8VFCINYW69YH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDZ/8VFC/INYW69YH/FDZ8VFCINYW69YH.SMALL.jpg rnijland Welcome to my instructable. This is how I modified a Sony NP-BG1 lithium-ion battery for my digital camera's. I own a cybershot DSC-W35 and a DSC-W55. Both are old but working. The DSC-W35 is little bit working less, sometimes problems to start up and so on. I also own newer camera's so hey lets sta...
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Mon, 9 May 2016 06:03:42 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
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/WarmCold-Adjustable-Continuous-Lighting/
Warm/Cold Adjustable Continuous Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRL/OIAL/INQBHND1/FRLOIALINQBHND1.SMALL.jpg Mixed Output RambleAfter way, way, waaay too many crappy pictures in the dark, dimly lit room, with a flash or basically in any scenario which didn't involve bright sunlight, I decided that I needed a photo/film-light aka continuous light.About the projectThis is a continuous light panel that is adjustable betwe...
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Mon, 2 May 2016 12:52:39 PDT
Simple FPV Video Add-on for RC Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-FPV-Video-Add-on-for-RC-Truck/
Simple FPV Video Add-on for RC Truck - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/UB77/INM7NQFI/FERUB77INM7NQFI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/UB77/INM7NQFI/FERUB77INM7NQFI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FER/UB77/INM7NQFI/FERUB77INM7NQFI.SMALL.jpg Tony--K My grandson enjoys driving a remote controlled (RC) truck, and we wanted to add First Person View (FPV) video to it.After researching many possible video methods, I decided to use a tiny camera that would not look too large for the truck, and have it communicate in such a way that the video feed cou...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 13:48:13 PDT
Camera dolly from Recycled Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Dolly-From-Recycled-Parts/
Camera dolly from Recycled Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/PKSR/INM7N03J/F50PKSRINM7N03J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/PKSR/INM7N03J/F50PKSRINM7N03J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F50/PKSR/INM7N03J/F50PKSRINM7N03J.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Camera dolly used for smooth camera movements. The price is quite expensive. so i made this for free, From recycled Parts. This camera dolly can use for Digital camera, SLR & DSLR camera.Ok now lets make it!!! You need - 2 wheels from old roller skates (if you not have this, you can use wheels fr...
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Sun, 1 May 2016 03:48:18 PDT
Car Raspberry Pi3 Dash Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Raspberry-Pi3-Dash-Cam/
Car Raspberry Pi3 Dash Cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/FTSE/INMAWOCK/FGYFTSEINMAWOCK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/FTSE/INMAWOCK/FGYFTSEINMAWOCK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/FTSE/INMAWOCK/FGYFTSEINMAWOCK.SMALL.jpg vijayp44 Intro I have previously worked with Arduino boards to develop a motion based mobile alerts. But always wanted to work with Raspberry Pi because of the diversified projects that could be done relatively easily because it is a full blown mini computer running on Debian base...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 06:59:20 PDT
Fenrir: An Open source dog robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Fenrir-an-Open-Source-Dog-Robot/
Fenrir: An Open source dog robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/1TWF/INM7OZR6/F1J1TWFINM7OZR6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/1TWF/INM7OZR6/F1J1TWFINM7OZR6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/1TWF/INM7OZR6/F1J1TWFINM7OZR6.SMALL.jpg HuskyRobo Stationary Leg Movement Rotation Transform Walking DemoThe User InterfaceThe User Interface This is a mini open source mammal quadruped robot or you can think of it as a four leg dog robot . The aim of this project is to give people the ability to create and ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:44:31 PDT
$5 Quadcopter Anti-Vibration, Torsion, Stabilizeation Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Drone-Stabilizer/
$5 Quadcopter Anti-Vibration, Torsion, Stabilizeation Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/45WN/INKG7BHW/F4T45WNINKG7BHW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/45WN/INKG7BHW/F4T45WNINKG7BHW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/45WN/INKG7BHW/F4T45WNINKG7BHW.SMALL.jpg Just4Fun Media This inexpensive torsion mount removes jitters and Jello Effect (Vibrational Aberration) from your quadcopter (I used a Syma X8) video. This setup is suited for a GoPro, but the quarter inch mounting system is compatible with all tripod mounts, including point and shoot cameras. The mount is adjusta...
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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:55:23 PDT
DIY cellphone tripod mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cellphone-Tripod-Mount/
DIY cellphone tripod mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/XZIV/INI7VI1N/FTUXZIVINI7VI1N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/XZIV/INI7VI1N/FTUXZIVINI7VI1N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/XZIV/INI7VI1N/FTUXZIVINI7VI1N.SMALL.jpg MakinThings The goal of this ible is to show you how to make a simple tripod mount for your cellphone. I needed this when I first started making youtube videos for my ibles and all I had was my cell phone, so I made this holder to use on my tripod that I already had.Giveaway: follow my instructables and YouTube...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:54:18 PDT
Time Lapse Photography With RPI and Pi Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-Photography-With-RPI-and-Pi-Camera/
Time Lapse Photography With RPI and Pi Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/QB91/INETVG3T/FQ5QB91INETVG3T.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/QB91/INETVG3T/FQ5QB91INETVG3T.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/QB91/INETVG3T/FQ5QB91INETVG3T.SMALL.jpg VIVEK GR Hey guys, how are you?.This weekend is special as the new RPI 3 is released with more power processing capabilities and to get to know it abilities there is nothing good like testing a real project on it. I am a amateur photographer and for me ,taking photos of the nature gives me immense pleasure...
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 04:01:06 PDT
Top view / extension adapter for camera tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-View-Extension-Adaptor-for-Camera/
Top view / extension adapter for camera tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7JIJ/IN35T9NM/FDW7JIJIN35T9NM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7JIJ/IN35T9NM/FDW7JIJIN35T9NM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/7JIJ/IN35T9NM/FDW7JIJIN35T9NM.SMALL.jpg MakinThings The goal of this ible is to show you how to make an extension for any tripod. I made this when I was trying to get a better top view for my video camera for a youtube series I am making where I needed to move the tripod out of my way while keeping a first person point of view.I also added a second v...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 17:55:47 PDT
Video Calling on Raspberry Pi 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Calling-on-Raspberry-Pi-3/
Video Calling on Raspberry Pi 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/A6FG/INDEGJK3/FXJA6FGINDEGJK3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/A6FG/INDEGJK3/FXJA6FGINDEGJK3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXJ/A6FG/INDEGJK3/FXJA6FGINDEGJK3.SMALL.jpg CMelas Since I left my home 5 years ago for my university studies, I realised how difficult it is to be away from family. Video calling is an option for most people, however, as my parents are not in the position to learn how to use a computer, the only option was to build a system that would be as simple ...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 07:36:52 PDT
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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SI6M/IOELZD1M/FALSI6MIOELZD1M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SI6M/IOELZD1M/FALSI6MIOELZD1M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SI6M/IOELZD1M/FALSI6MIOELZD1M.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
Backyard Beehives: The Electric Hive http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Electric-Hive/
Backyard Beehives: The Electric Hive - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/GU8V/IN7QTP7C/FYDGU8VIN7QTP7C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/GU8V/IN7QTP7C/FYDGU8VIN7QTP7C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/GU8V/IN7QTP7C/FYDGU8VIN7QTP7C.SMALL.jpg gtoal This instructable is part of a larger project being documented at http://hive.honeybeegardens.net/David Ammons, a research biologist and hobbyist beekeeper, and myself, Graham Toal - computer programmer and Maker - are working on a project to add electronic instrumentation to beehives.What you're l...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 18:10:53 PDT
The REAL iPhone Airplane Mode http://www.instructables.com/id/The-REAL-IPhone-Airplane-Mode/
The REAL iPhone Airplane Mode - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/8VL4/IN0EO7GG/F7P8VL4IN0EO7GG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/8VL4/IN0EO7GG/F7P8VL4IN0EO7GG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/8VL4/IN0EO7GG/F7P8VL4IN0EO7GG.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this Instructable I'm gonna show you how to make a cheap, easy and innovative mount for your smartphone using just a wooden strawberry box, 12cm of wooden rod, 6m of fishing wire and a bolt.A couple of months ago Nicolas Vuignier, a swiss guy, released a video on YouTube showing the "...
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 08:53:21 PDT
Z-Rack Light Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Z-Rack-Light-Wall/
Z-Rack Light Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/RL81/IMW97GKI/FYYRL81IMW97GKI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/RL81/IMW97GKI/FYYRL81IMW97GKI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/RL81/IMW97GKI/FYYRL81IMW97GKI.SMALL.jpg zrcochran Have you ever wanted to harness the power of the sun for your photo studio? The Z-Rack Light Wall doesn't do that exactly, but it is a really easy way to bring a lot of light to your photos! We built this using readily available materials from Amazon and Lowe's and you can build one too.One of the g...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 20:14:06 PDT