Instructables: exploring - technology - Camera - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 5 Sep 2015 05:21:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Infrared Camera for vegetation analysis with Canon A2300 http://www.instructables.com/id/DYI-Infrared-Camera-for-vegetation-analysis-with-C/
DIY Infrared Camera for vegetation analysis with Canon A2300 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/A6Y5/IBTF7GM0/FDBA6Y5IBTF7GM0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/A6Y5/IBTF7GM0/FDBA6Y5IBTF7GM0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/A6Y5/IBTF7GM0/FDBA6Y5IBTF7GM0.SMALL.jpg Nicolas Magne Tang This method was proposed by Public Lab. http://publiclab.org/wiki/near-infrared-cameraIn this instructable, I'm just telling my experience with the Canon 2300 camera.A consumer camera has a CCD or CMOS sensor with a spectral response between 400nm and 1100nm; however, it has a short-pass filter tha...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 18:11:23 PDT
From Phones to Cameras, Photography for the Blind http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Phones-to-Cameras-Photography-for-the-Blind/
From Phones to Cameras, Photography for the Blind - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/ZKUU/IE2NCXWY/F6HZKUUIE2NCXWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/ZKUU/IE2NCXWY/F6HZKUUIE2NCXWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/ZKUU/IE2NCXWY/F6HZKUUIE2NCXWY.SMALL.jpg Josehf Murchison Strangely enough photography has become very popular with visually impaired people, many of them becoming published as artists in their own right. There are many misconceptions about the blind and the visually impaired but this Instructable is not about that. Photography has its own unique difficult...
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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 13:32:26 PDT
Zombie hands or the walking dead http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-hands-or-the-walking-dead/
Zombie hands or the walking dead - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/OX9L/IE2NBRJ9/FZBOX9LIE2NBRJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/OX9L/IE2NBRJ9/FZBOX9LIE2NBRJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZB/OX9L/IE2NBRJ9/FZBOX9LIE2NBRJ9.SMALL.jpg stoppi71 Hello!My second thread here on instructables...Inspired by the tv-series "the walking dead" I made an apparatus to create Zombie Hands using infrared light and a modified camera.You'll Need: A camera which you don't need any longer (or those from your girlfriend or wife ;-)) IR-LED's (simple 3/5 mm ...
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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 08:50:51 PDT
Picture - The 3D Printed Raspberry Pi Camera. http://www.instructables.com/id/Picture-The-3D-Printed-Raspberry-Pi-Camera/
Picture - The 3D Printed Raspberry Pi Camera. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/8HNF/IE17VZBH/FE98HNFIE17VZBH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/8HNF/IE17VZBH/FE98HNFIE17VZBH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/8HNF/IE17VZBH/FE98HNFIE17VZBH.SMALL.jpg SilverJimny Way back at the beginning of 2014 I published an Instructable camera called the SnapPiCam. The camera was designed in response to the newly released Adafruit PiTFT. It's been well over a year now and with my recent foray into 3D printing I thought now was a good time to revisit the SnapPiCam and rei...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 09:10:57 PDT
Simple Camera Dolly for Time-lapse Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Camera-Slider-for-Time-lapse-Photography/
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 15:26:44 PDT
DYI Camera Module for UAV http://www.instructables.com/id/DYI-Camera-Module-for-UAV/
DYI Camera Module for UAV - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/Y265/IDYPBC4A/FL7Y265IDYPBC4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/Y265/IDYPBC4A/FL7Y265IDYPBC4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL7/Y265/IDYPBC4A/FL7Y265IDYPBC4A.SMALL.jpg Nicolas Magne Tang This work present the construction of a multispectral NDVI image system for aerial platforms. The system has been built in base of consumer devices as Point&Shot Camera with trigger, focus and zoom control, Gel Filters, free axis stabilizer, 5.8Ghz RF transceiver for video streaming and ZigBee tran...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:28:20 PDT
Leather Phone Wallet Hybrid Case With Card Slots http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Phone-Wallet-Hybrid-Case-With-Card-Slots/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:26:31 PDT
Take multiple exposures on a polaroid spectra http://www.instructables.com/id/Materials-23/
Take multiple exposures on a polaroid spectra - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/TULE/IDQHQIFF/FLWTULEIDQHQIFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/TULE/IDQHQIFF/FLWTULEIDQHQIFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/TULE/IDQHQIFF/FLWTULEIDQHQIFF.SMALL.jpg CreativeFix Hello everyone! Today I will teach you how to take multiple exposures on a polaroid spectra camera. I have recently fallen in love with polaroid cameras and love taking pictures with them. I really like the fact that right after you take the photograph you will have a hard copy within seconds! So I ...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:46:13 PDT
Essential Outdoor Photography Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Essential-Photography-Guide/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 11:00:39 PDT
Point & Shoot on GoPro mounts http://www.instructables.com/id/Point-Shoot-on-GoPro-mounts/
Point & Shoot on GoPro mounts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/UFYP/IDOCVFHS/F45UFYPIDOCVFHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/UFYP/IDOCVFHS/F45UFYPIDOCVFHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/UFYP/IDOCVFHS/F45UFYPIDOCVFHS.SMALL.jpg samalert "Sometimes when you innovate you make mistakes.It is best to admit them quickly and get on with improving your other innovation." - Steve Jobs (My design might not be the best but it suits my needs)Let me start by saying am very fond of GoPro's, i am not into adventure sport's but i really love the ...
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 05:17:48 PDT
DIY Linear Driven Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Linear-Driven-Camera-Slider/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 18:27:40 PDT
How to make hyperlapse http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-hyperlapse/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 06:28:14 PDT
Northern Lights Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Northern-Lights-Photography/
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Mon, 17 Aug 2015 21:53:03 PDT
Mega Guide to Macro Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Mega-Guide-to-Macro-Photography/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 20:29:31 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/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 06:56:55 PDT
Cheap, Fast, and Awesome - DIY Photobooth Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Fast-and-Awesome-DIY-Photobooth-Button/
Cheap, Fast, and Awesome - DIY Photobooth Button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/GN0M/IDA2KEB9/FUNGN0MIDA2KEB9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/GN0M/IDA2KEB9/FUNGN0MIDA2KEB9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/GN0M/IDA2KEB9/FUNGN0MIDA2KEB9.SMALL.jpg Sam Freeman This tutorial is about making an awesome photobooth that can be carried by one person and set up in five minutes. It is not about making one pretty, although that is really a good thing to know. Pretty photobooths are subject to taste, and the most fruitful thing I can suggest to anyone making one i...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 18:52:21 PDT
Free magnetic Gopro mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-magnetic-Gopro-mount/
Free magnetic Gopro mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/SD0Q/ID77LCVK/F42SD0QID77LCVK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/SD0Q/ID77LCVK/F42SD0QID77LCVK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/SD0Q/ID77LCVK/F42SD0QID77LCVK.SMALL.jpg scarpentier A magnetic Gopro mount can be really useful for a lot of footage, as for exemple car footage. I propose a DIY to make it almost for free and in two minutes. The hardest part is to find a magnet strong enough to support the Gopro's weight What you need and assembly You will need a old hard drive ...
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 04:12:18 PDT
Rope Slider Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Slider-Cam/
Rope Slider Cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/8VNO/ID0PSGET/FQS8VNOID0PSGET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/8VNO/ID0PSGET/FQS8VNOID0PSGET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/8VNO/ID0PSGET/FQS8VNOID0PSGET.SMALL.jpg hacker-cycle When me and my friends where shooting a biking film this spring, (check it out here at the end of the summer), we had a problem keeping the camera steady and in focus even when we were moving quickly on uneven ground. This was the inspiration behind this project. The Rope Slider Cam helps to keep th...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 22:37:50 PDT
Make Your Own Object Photography Soft Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Object-Photography-Soft-Light-Box/
Make Your Own Object Photography Soft Light Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/5RMC/ID02F83K/FV85RMCID02F83K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/5RMC/ID02F83K/FV85RMCID02F83K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/5RMC/ID02F83K/FV85RMCID02F83K.SMALL.jpg alcurb ObjectiveThe purpose of this instructable is to show you how to build a portable object photography soft-light box using low-cost materials and simple tools. The box should easily fold up and store under a bed or behind furniture. Then when it's time to shoot, the box can be quickly reassembled and ...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 08:40:34 PDT
Flexible Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Camera-Mount/
Flexible Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/6JAC/ICRXNN0U/F996JACICRXNN0U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/6JAC/ICRXNN0U/F996JACICRXNN0U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/6JAC/ICRXNN0U/F996JACICRXNN0U.SMALL.jpg myeomans When I started this project I wanted to make a simple camera accessory that could pull double or triple duty, taking the place of many of the tools common to photographers. What I ended up with was this, the flexible camera mount, I mostly call it the "flex mount" for short. In essence, the flex m...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 15:18:57 PDT
Make a Camera Dolly for your Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Camera-Dolly-for-your-Tripod/
Make a Camera Dolly for your Tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/6ME7/ICRXRUET/FM86ME7ICRXRUET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/6ME7/ICRXRUET/FM86ME7ICRXRUET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/6ME7/ICRXRUET/FM86ME7ICRXRUET.SMALL.jpg chadmikell If you are interested in getting more fluid sweeping shots when shooting video or simply looking for an easy way to move your tripod around while taking shots, this instructable is for you. It can be done very inexpensively with just a few tools and a cheap piece of wood. Just a Few Tools Needed ...
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Sun, 2 Aug 2015 14:09:10 PDT
Camera Trap: A trap that takes a picture of whatever blocks the laser http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Trap-A-trap-that-takes-a-picture-of-whateve/
Camera Trap: A trap that takes a picture of whatever blocks the laser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/VPZW/ICP0WO7G/F20VPZWICP0WO7G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/VPZW/ICP0WO7G/F20VPZWICP0WO7G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/VPZW/ICP0WO7G/F20VPZWICP0WO7G.SMALL.jpg Kinoma We built a camera trap which takes pictures of whatever blocks the laser. A laser pointer and a photoresistor were used to detect blocking. A camera was used to take a picture and send the data back to the Kinoma Create through UART serial ports. Then the picture was sent to the laptop and stored in...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:24:30 PDT
Light Reflector - Small and Foldable http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Reflector-Small-and-Foldable/
Light Reflector - Small and Foldable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ZDO5/ICOMVVF6/FZ2ZDO5ICOMVVF6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ZDO5/ICOMVVF6/FZ2ZDO5ICOMVVF6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ZDO5/ICOMVVF6/FZ2ZDO5ICOMVVF6.SMALL.jpg Benny Johansson A practical small Reflector for both flash and natural light photography,works very well with a Flash bouncer. Two sides, silver and white (hard or soft reflections) Foldable, fits in a bookshelf when not in use Can stand for itself or be held in hand Can be tilted forward or backwards by plac...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 07:10:46 PDT
DIY Camera Selfie Stick w/ Wind Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Selfie-Stick-Wind-Screen/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:32:42 PDT
Flash Bouncer with interchangeable Mirror/diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/Flash-Bouncer-with-interchangeable-Mirrordiffuser/
Flash Bouncer with interchangeable Mirror/diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/CGUQ/ICID0S3Y/F8JCGUQICID0S3Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/CGUQ/ICID0S3Y/F8JCGUQICID0S3Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/CGUQ/ICID0S3Y/F8JCGUQICID0S3Y.SMALL.jpg Benny Johansson How to make a Flash bouncer for Compact, Long Zoom and SLR cameras.Get more out of the built in flash, can be used together with small reflectors ora "Light box", good for photographing smaller objects, macro etc. Offer several ways to distribute and modify the light from the onboard flash.- Adjust...
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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 11:23:19 PDT
Make a useful Rotating Mount for any Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-useful-Rotating-Mount-for-any-Camera/
Make a useful Rotating Mount for any Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/3U0H/ICICTK4A/F5V3U0HICICTK4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/3U0H/ICICTK4A/F5V3U0HICICTK4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/3U0H/ICICTK4A/F5V3U0HICICTK4A.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this quick instructable I'll show you how to make a cool Rotating Mount for any camera. It's a very quick project and it's cheap too. Basically we will hack a kitchen timer reducing its shrill sound and inserting a 1/4" nut in the bottom so we will be able to mount it on a tripod.The ...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 01:32:33 PDT
Pocket Knife Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Knife-Camera-Mount/
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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 06:14:41 PDT
Lego Lens Cap Saver http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Lens-Cap-Saver/
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 13:27:50 PDT
How i took this picture and how you can too http://www.instructables.com/id/How-i-took-this-picture-and-how-you-can-too/
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 17:04:56 PDT
Make macro photography with ANY lenses for FREE ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-macro-photography-with-ANY-lenses-for-FREE-/
Make macro photography with ANY lenses for FREE ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/WW6T/IC0CK9AB/FU0WW6TIC0CK9AB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/WW6T/IC0CK9AB/FU0WW6TIC0CK9AB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/WW6T/IC0CK9AB/FU0WW6TIC0CK9AB.SMALL.jpg hugotremolo Hey ! You want to do some macro photography but you don't want to buy a very expensive dedicated lens for it ?In this instructable I will show you how you can make great macro-photography out of your normal DSLR kit, without buying any extra gear or expensive lens. You do NOT need to ALTER any of yo...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:44:16 PDT
Battling Nature Deficit Disorder* With a Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Battling-Nature-Deficit-Disorder-With-a-Camera/
Battling Nature Deficit Disorder* With a Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/74M8/IBW274C1/FOM74M8IBW274C1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/74M8/IBW274C1/FOM74M8IBW274C1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/74M8/IBW274C1/FOM74M8IBW274C1.SMALL.jpg Dr. Joe When I have been working inside all week without even a window to look out I feel a Nature Deficit Disorder* creeping over me.A day of outdoor photography with a few good images to put on my wall or as screen saver helps me get through the next week. Not every snapshot is wall worthy. Those images...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 21:47:26 PDT
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-LED-LIGHTSABER/
LIGHTSABER!!! LED - 3D Printed - Fully Functional - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZR/IXSQ/IBRRYKHC/FZRIXSQIBRRYKHC.SMALL.jpg JJPowelly This is a 3D printed Light Saber I designed as a personal project to keep myself occupied... Here's a demo video: Demo VideoLet me start off by saying this is a very easy print/make... The handle only has two main prints and you have the option of printing either 6 individual sliding cylinders or pr...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:37:44 PDT
Lego PIR Housing http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-PIR-Housing/
Lego PIR Housing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/ANQN/IBRRW0EH/FAPANQNIBRRW0EH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/ANQN/IBRRW0EH/FAPANQNIBRRW0EH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAP/ANQN/IBRRW0EH/FAPANQNIBRRW0EH.SMALL.jpg tocsik Recently I decided to make a motion triggered camera using RaspberryPi. I wanted to use the SmartiPi RaspberryPi case for the project and ordered it with the camera housing, but I still needed to mount my Passive Infrared Sensor (PIR). So sat down with my son's Legos (which he inherited from me) and...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:05:27 PDT
A Complete Beginner's Guide to Raw Files And Raw Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Complete-Beginners-Guide-to-Raw-Files-And-Raw-Pr/
A Complete Beginner's Guide to Raw Files And Raw Processing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/W9XV/IBRRUU50/FGAW9XVIBRRUU50.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/W9XV/IBRRUU50/FGAW9XVIBRRUU50.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/W9XV/IBRRUU50/FGAW9XVIBRRUU50.SMALL.jpg blinkyblinky One of the first things I learned about in photography was about a file type known as a Raw file. Often times when someone begins in photography, he or she doesn't realize the potential of Raw files. At first I didn't see the use for raw files, they seemed to offer nothing that I truly needed that I...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 08:40:54 PDT
Making a Panorama within Photoshop (GoPro or Regular Cameras) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Panorama-within-Photoshop-GoPro-or-Regula/
Making a Panorama within Photoshop (GoPro or Regular Cameras) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/EUXJ/IBQCHH1I/FJ9EUXJIBQCHH1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/EUXJ/IBQCHH1I/FJ9EUXJIBQCHH1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/EUXJ/IBQCHH1I/FJ9EUXJIBQCHH1I.SMALL.jpg snipir Disclaimer: I'm not a Photoshop Master or anything. I'm going to try to pass on what I know, but if you want complicated stuff to work, I don't know how much of a help I'll be! As a heads up, I made this guide for the Photography Contest! If you guys happen to find it useful or like it in any way, p...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 21:07:39 PDT
Hidden GoPro Security Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-GoPro-Security-Camera/
Hidden GoPro Security Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/DRRR/IBOWYF63/FU4DRRRIBOWYF63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/DRRR/IBOWYF63/FU4DRRRIBOWYF63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/DRRR/IBOWYF63/FU4DRRRIBOWYF63.SMALL.jpg Sake of Making The Hidden GoPro Security Camera was inspired by Sherlock's hidden camera in the CBS show Elementary. Above, Sherlock is seen extracting video soon after his home was breached by an intruder. What if an intruder breaks into your home and steals all of your belongings? Better hope they don't steal yo...
By: Sake of Making

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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 16:56:26 PDT
Simple DIY Video Dolly on a Budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-DIY-Video-Dolly-on-a-Budget/
Simple DIY Video Dolly on a Budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/LONZ/IBNA3S40/FPZLONZIBNA3S40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/LONZ/IBNA3S40/FPZLONZIBNA3S40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/LONZ/IBNA3S40/FPZLONZIBNA3S40.SMALL.jpg Victor Does Hi!This is a wonderful piece of equipment perfectly for thus who do not want to spend a lot of money on equipment not used to often (depending of your video materials)... A Video Dolly on a budget so to say! The Video dolly you end up with may vary slightly in design depending on what you have layin...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 03:05:16 PDT
DIY GoPro Jaw Clamp Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoPro-Jaw-Clamp-Mount/
DIY GoPro Jaw Clamp Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/8NIK/IBJTISMW/FQC8NIKIBJTISMW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/8NIK/IBJTISMW/FQC8NIKIBJTISMW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/8NIK/IBJTISMW/FQC8NIKIBJTISMW.SMALL.jpg tsmith175 A bit late on the GoPro craze, but I've decided to try to assemble a Jaw Clamp mount. found simple tutorials so I just followed along to see how easy it would be(tremendously). For around $4, you can have a clamp mount a fraction of the official accessory cost. Tools and Materials You'll need:Dri...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:39:50 PDT
Easy High - Speed Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-High-Speed-Photography/
Easy High - Speed Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JJ3A/IBDHW0S5/F3NJJ3AIBDHW0S5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JJ3A/IBDHW0S5/F3NJJ3AIBDHW0S5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JJ3A/IBDHW0S5/F3NJJ3AIBDHW0S5.SMALL.jpg Josh Minimoviemaniac A simple way to take high speed photographs without an assistant or remote release. Gear You will need•A dslr or similar•A cup or container•A tripod•A surface•A liquid (water looks great)•An eyedropper Setup Put the camera on the tripod and set the container full of liquid on a chair or table....
By: Josh Minimoviemaniac

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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 04:22:43 PDT
A Beginners guide to a DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/Complete-Beginners-guide-to-a-DSLR/
A Beginners guide to a DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/IAKY/IBGCMMBO/FFXIAKYIBGCMMBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/IAKY/IBGCMMBO/FFXIAKYIBGCMMBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFX/IAKY/IBGCMMBO/FFXIAKYIBGCMMBO.SMALL.jpg pucksurfer Welcome all ye newbs, well maybe not, but anyway, here is my complete guide to a DSLR, whether your shooting in manual mode, or auto, you can probably learn something from this. This is my guide what I've learned about DSLRs from experience, and from being taught. Anyway, I like to experiment a lot ...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 07:33:24 PDT
PVC Fig Rig Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Fig-Rig-Camera-Mount/
PVC Fig Rig Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/5COH/IB4AZGA5/F7J5COHIB4AZGA5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/5COH/IB4AZGA5/F7J5COHIB4AZGA5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/5COH/IB4AZGA5/F7J5COHIB4AZGA5.SMALL.jpg WardWorks Hand held filming can be bouncy and jarring. You could spend a lot of money on different set ups or you could build the equivalent of a Fig Rig for $16. If you do any handheld filming, you need this mount. Designed by director Mike Figgis, the Fig Rig helps produce steady shots. Your arms absorb ...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 12:41:59 PDT
Camera sound trigger http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-sound-trigger/
Camera sound trigger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/683E/IB3H9OV3/FMV683EIB3H9OV3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/683E/IB3H9OV3/FMV683EIB3H9OV3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/683E/IB3H9OV3/FMV683EIB3H9OV3.SMALL.jpg tommy_uk In this project, I am using an Adafruit Perma-Proto Pi HAT with a Raspberry Pi 2 and a sound sensor to build a mechanism for triggering a camera by sound. Parts needed Adafruit Perma-Proto Pi Hat Raspberry Pi 2 1 x LM393 Sound Sensor 1 x NPN Transistor (2N2222A) 1 x 1K Ohm Resistor 2...
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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 05:43:36 PDT
DIY Camera Stabilizer http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Stabilizer/
DIY Camera Stabilizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/ZZX2/IB2BQOB6/FC3ZZX2IB2BQOB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/ZZX2/IB2BQOB6/FC3ZZX2IB2BQOB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/ZZX2/IB2BQOB6/FC3ZZX2IB2BQOB6.SMALL.jpg No_Limits I have been starting to get into filming lately and can't find a reasonably priced stabilizer to film with my DSLR. So with that I began to map out a design modeled after a few PVC stabilizers on Youtube and other sites. The PVC creates a strong and efficient mount that is also cost friendly. The...
By: No_Limits

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 19:57:02 PDT
Drawing with Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-with-Light-1/
Drawing with Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/B4CI/IB21TJGY/F9FB4CIIB21TJGY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/B4CI/IB21TJGY/F9FB4CIIB21TJGY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9F/B4CI/IB21TJGY/F9FB4CIIB21TJGY.SMALL.jpg MeeGusta Have you ever wondered how it is possible to create pictures as the one above? Well, in this Instructable you will learn how to. Drawing with light is a possibility to collect emotions and feelings in only one image. This is only possible in perfect conditions with the accurate materials. One shoul...
By: MeeGusta

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 04:50:51 PDT
A2 overhead corner-LEDs lightbox - Hand winder extension http://www.instructables.com/id/A2-overhead-corner-LEDs-lightbox-Hand-winder-exten/
A2 overhead corner-LEDs lightbox - Hand winder extension - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/G8VL/IB042XZI/FM3G8VLIB042XZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/G8VL/IB042XZI/FM3G8VLIB042XZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/G8VL/IB042XZI/FM3G8VLIB042XZI.SMALL.jpg corelines This makes small adjustments in the height of the camera more accurate than using a pulling motion. The instructions assume you have already assembled the base unit from here. If creating the base unit anew and wanting to upgrade to the Hand Winder, this Instructable will be used as a guide in chang...
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 22:27:58 PDT
Magnetic Mount for Camera or Projector from Old Hard Drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Mount-for-Camera-or-Projector-from-Old-Ha/
Magnetic Mount for Camera or Projector from Old Hard Drives - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/P3S5/IAUWLCK2/FTLP3S5IAUWLCK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/P3S5/IAUWLCK2/FTLP3S5IAUWLCK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/P3S5/IAUWLCK2/FTLP3S5IAUWLCK2.SMALL.jpg Renard_Bleu I recently bought a pico projector (Touch Pico Pond) and I was looking for a practical way to mount it to point down onto a table or various other surfaces to create a "smart board" where I wanted. I had already created a magnetic mount for other projects such as the Cake Tracer but the geometry pre...
By: Renard_Bleu

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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 05:07:21 PDT
Shooting Simple Product Photos with Printer Paper, A Smartphone and a Window http://www.instructables.com/id/Shooting-Simple-Product-Photos-with-Printer-Paper-/
Shooting Simple Product Photos with Printer Paper, A Smartphone and a Window - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/Z2TY/IAMCE0S9/FHEZ2TYIAMCE0S9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/Z2TY/IAMCE0S9/FHEZ2TYIAMCE0S9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/Z2TY/IAMCE0S9/FHEZ2TYIAMCE0S9.SMALL.jpg superaudiomadras Short and sweet beginner’s tutorial on how you can easily shoot a professional looking product photo using any camera, natural window light and a few sheets of white printer paper. Stuff You Need 1) A flat surface or a wall2) A smart phone or any camera3) A few sheets of A4 paper or printer paper...
By: superaudiomadras

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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 04:50:29 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Controlled-Robot-Rover-With-Live-Str/
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SMALL.jpg Mahmoud Alaa WARNING: THIS INSTRUCTABLE CONTAINS A SUPER AWESOME CONTENT SO BE AWARE. Did you ever wanted to make super awesome robot or rover controlled wirelessly with your mobile device?! Did you ever wanted to make something look a like mars rover or something?!Did you ever wanted a spy robot?!If your answ...
By: Mahmoud Alaa

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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 05:23:40 PDT
Leather Belt Camera Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Belt-Camera-Strap/
Leather Belt Camera Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/ODGX/IA8N8AXJ/FHEODGXIA8N8AXJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/ODGX/IA8N8AXJ/FHEODGXIA8N8AXJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/ODGX/IA8N8AXJ/FHEODGXIA8N8AXJ.SMALL.jpg themanlygreen My photographs will never find themselves in National Geographic, but I happen to think I'm a decent photographer. My camera has seen a lot of adventures, taken a beating, and keeps capturing the world around me. Rather than keep using the standard camera strap that came with my camera, I wanted to ...
By: themanlygreen

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Thu, 28 May 2015 17:14:52 PDT
Rotating 3D Model Capture Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rotating-3D-Model-Capture-Stand/
Rotating 3D Model Capture Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/AFGO/IA8N3KO9/FUWAFGOIA8N3KO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/AFGO/IA8N3KO9/FUWAFGOIA8N3KO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUW/AFGO/IA8N3KO9/FUWAFGOIA8N3KO9.SMALL.jpg wilwrk4tls Autodesk's app 123D Catch let's you upload a series of pictures of objects to create a 3D Model of the object from those pictures. If you read through, the suggestions are to take a series of pictures around the object from a few different heights making sure to encircle the entire object. I figur...
By: wilwrk4tls

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Thu, 28 May 2015 13:43:49 PDT