Instructables: exploring - technology - Camera - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 1 Nov 2014 03:30:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 A Shutter Release That Will Outlive Your Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Shutter-Release-That-Will-Outlive-Your-Camera/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:29:13 PDT
Low Cost Video Stabilizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Video-Stabilizer/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:18:48 PDT
Time-lapse with any camera, using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-lapse-with-any-camera-using-Arduino/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:20:06 PDT
DIY GoPro Bungee Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoPro-Bungee-Mount/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:25:34 PDT
Light Painting 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Painting-101/
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Tue, 20 Sep 2011 02:52:23 PDT
Octo-Light: LED Camera Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Octo-Light/
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:00:39 PDT
Camera Surveillance Controller System http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Surveillance-Controller-System-1/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:55:19 PDT
RC tank with a moving FPV camera http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-FPV-tank/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:54:46 PDT
Lego Time Lapse Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Time-Lapse-Dolly/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:57:31 PDT
Magnetic Gorillapod http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Gorillapod/
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:32:08 PDT
DIY Quick Camera Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Quick-Camera-Strap/
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Sat, 24 Nov 2012 19:57:49 PST
Internet-Controlled RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Controlled-RC-Car/
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:12:56 PDT
Wooden Pinhole Camera by Scott Yu-Jan http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Pinhole-Camera-by-Scott-Yu-Jan/
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 14:34:08 PDT
underwater camera mount http://www.instructables.com/id/underwater-camera-mount/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 16:33:42 PDT
Create An Animated GIF With An iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-An-Animated-GIF-With-An-iPhone/
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:49:06 PDT
EASY Extendable Pole Mount for ANY Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Extendable-Pole-Mount-for-ANY-Camera/
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:44:10 PDT
SelfiesBot — Twitterbot that takes Selfies using Rapsberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/SelfiesBot-Twitterbot-that-takes-Selfies-using-Rap/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:45:30 PDT
Say Hello with My Roommate Mouse with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Hello-My-Roommate-Mouse/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 19:24:55 PDT
small foldable tripod dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/small-foldable-tripod-dolly/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 03:49:25 PDT
DIY FPV RC Tank V2 [2km RANGE upgrade!] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-FPV-RC-Tank-V2-2km-RANGE-upgrade/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 07:16:44 PDT
iPhone pinhole camera http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-pinhole-camera/
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:15:28 PDT
DIY Super Macro Camera for FREE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Macro-Camera-for-FREE/
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 04:45:18 PDT
DIY Color Checker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Color-Checker/
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 12:07:07 PDT
Point-and-Shoot Ring Flash Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/Point-and-Shoot-Ring-Flash-Diffuser/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2009 10:11:22 PDT
3D printed Mini Macro-Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Mini-Macro-Studio/
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Fri, 2 May 2014 04:34:46 PDT
Window to the Night (Night Vision) http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-to-the-Night/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/0ZJ7/HVVKFRVZ/FNS0ZJ7HVVKFRVZ.SMALL.gif mackintoshlinessless The idea of having a night vision device as a child was unthinkable! Only a few years ago, instructions came out on the internet to make this child-hood fantasy a reality. I decided to make my own! This instructable below won't go into detail on the makings (there are numerous sources and dedicated ...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 20:37:19 PDT
Hack a Camera into a Infrared \ Night Vision Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Camera-into-a-Infrared-Night-Vision-Camera/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 19:04:01 PDT
Hack a $30 WiFi Pan-Tilt Camera - Video, Audio, and Motor control with Python http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-30-WiFi-Pan-Tilt-Camera-Video-Audio-and-Mot/
Hack a $30 WiFi Pan-Tilt Camera - Video, Audio, and Motor control with Python - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/GSMC/HVTWI7TY/FK2GSMCHVTWI7TY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/GSMC/HVTWI7TY/FK2GSMCHVTWI7TY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/GSMC/HVTWI7TY/FK2GSMCHVTWI7TY.SMALL.jpg FabricateIO In this Instructable, you'll learn how to intercept the video, microphone, and controls of the $30 Kaicong SIP1602 wireless pan-tilt camera on Windows, Linux, or OSX! Everything is rolled neatly into python scripts; you can use the output data for things like voice transcription, computer vision, ...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 09:11:08 PDT
3D Printed Underwater Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Underwater-Camera/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 19:17:11 PDT
Simple Panoramic Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Panoramic-Rig/
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Sat, 24 May 2014 12:21:58 PDT
6mm Coil Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/6mm-Coil-Gun/
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Sat, 22 Jan 2011 12:11:59 PST
Video Podcasting Rig and Teleprompter http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Podcasting-Rig-and-Teleprompter/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:15:41 PDT
Motion Sensing Digital Camera & Alarm (a.k.a. the Critter Cam) http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Sensing-Digital-Camera-Alarm-aka-the-Critte/
Motion Sensing Digital Camera & Alarm (a.k.a. the Critter Cam) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/QFMQ/HUZKFUK3/FN6QFMQHUZKFUK3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/QFMQ/HUZKFUK3/FN6QFMQHUZKFUK3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/QFMQ/HUZKFUK3/FN6QFMQHUZKFUK3.SMALL.jpg RTGoldman Welcome to my instructable on how to make an Arduino-controlled motion sensing camera and alarm!The motivation behind this project, which I worked on in my electronics class at Pomona College, was the need to keep away varmints (particularly raccoons) that were digging up my parents' yard. Although ...
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Fri, 9 May 2014 20:21:26 PDT
Lens flare creating filter, with 3D printed parts! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lens-flare-filter-with-3D-printed-parts/
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Sun, 11 May 2014 06:21:14 PDT
Brushless Gimbal with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Brushless-Gimbal-with-Arduino/
Brushless Gimbal with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/7S0G/HUYLS94C/F567S0GHUYLS94C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/7S0G/HUYLS94C/F567S0GHUYLS94C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/7S0G/HUYLS94C/F567S0GHUYLS94C.SMALL.jpg Jonah Grubb This is a Spring 2014 Electronics project at Pomona College created by Andreas Biekert and Jonah Grubb. Thanks to Professor Dwight Whitaker, Tony Grigsby and the Pomona Physics Department. Our goal with this project was to create a 2 axis brushless gimbal controlled solely by an Arduino Uno with inp...
By: Jonah Grubb

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Thu, 8 May 2014 20:52:25 PDT
Noodle: a crowdsourced robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Noodle-a-crowdsourced-robot/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:42:01 PDT
Augment Your Reality With The iTorch raspberry pi flashlight projector http://www.instructables.com/id/iTorch-raspberry-pi-flashlight-projector/
Augment Your Reality With The iTorch raspberry pi flashlight projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SMALL.jpg MrTravisHiggins UPDATE: May 3rd - Playing Minecraft on the newer iTorch :) UPDATE: NEW iTorch 3D printed version! && Finally uploaded some videos, hope you like them. :) Post by ITorch Media Sharing. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=292394047593097 iTorch Media Sharing Created By: T...
By: MrTravisHiggins

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:19:17 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
Modify a Toy Spy Camera For Other Applications http://www.instructables.com/id/Modify-a-Toy-Spy-Camera-For-Other-Applications/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 03:54:54 PDT
DIY Ultimate Tripod With Camera Boom http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ultimate-Tripod-With-Camera-Boom/
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By: GuiltyPixel

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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 18:32:59 PDT
High Five Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Five-Camera/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 07:14:04 PDT
Cheap Macro-Softbox / Bouncer for external Flash / Speedlight (DSLR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Macro-Softbox-Bouncer-for-external-Flash-Spe/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0G/4MIK/HSRTGFIH/F0G4MIKHSRTGFIH.SMALL.jpg confu Here´s a really quick and dirt-cheap way to modify an external flash for using it in macro-photography. An external flash (at least one mounted on the top of your camera) won´t help much trying to illuminate an object right in front of your lens. So you have to get it´s light to go where you need i...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:50:17 PDT
DIY Top handle rig http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Top-handle-rig/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/8MV5/HS61AHV2/FZ08MV5HS61AHV2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/8MV5/HS61AHV2/FZ08MV5HS61AHV2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/8MV5/HS61AHV2/FZ08MV5HS61AHV2.SMALL.jpg clam8 Affordable top handle design plus using the Kabuto Focus to enable using the same hand that hold the handle to change focus or zoom. Sorry for the scuffled look of the lens but the lens is pretty old and the weather sealing is literally falling off. And my other wide angle I am filming myself so tha...
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:17:37 PST
Wireless Mechanical Shutter Release http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Mechanical-Shutter-Release/
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 14:50:39 PST
How to make a movie... For cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-movie-1/
How to make a movie... For cheap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/FB07/G3TDWAUJ/F88FB07G3TDWAUJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/FB07/G3TDWAUJ/F88FB07G3TDWAUJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/FB07/G3TDWAUJ/F88FB07G3TDWAUJ.SMALL.jpg connorbennett  For years, I've been making videos with a group of friends using camera phones, cheap camcorders and webcams. These are great for playback on other cheap mobile phones and MP4 players but now video hosts like Youtube are allowing for better quality internet video. And so, being this sad, I decided ...
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Mon, 4 Jan 2010 12:15:58 PST
Infrared Camera Mod (Canon A810) http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-Camera-Mod/
Infrared Camera Mod (Canon A810) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/2CDR/HRPNCBCA/FLH2CDRHRPNCBCA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/2CDR/HRPNCBCA/FLH2CDRHRPNCBCA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/2CDR/HRPNCBCA/FLH2CDRHRPNCBCA.SMALL.jpg tisBeth The camera used here is the Canon Powershot A810. Many similar point-and-shoot cameras will use the same basic process as described in this tutorial. An "infrablue" filter can be purchased from the Public Lab website for infrared photography. This particular instance of the mod was used for a ...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 21:16:29 PST
Get organised with a cheap custom inlet for your camera bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-custom-inlet-for-your-photobag/
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 02:03:32 PST
$30 IKEA Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/30-IKEA-Camera-Slider/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 07:19:42 PST
Mechanical 'wind-up' camera slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Mechanical-wind-up-camera-slider/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWD/UY6R/HRI96UED/FWDUY6RHRI96UED.SMALL.jpg Building all the way A simple DIY camera slider that uses a wind-up music box salvaged from an old toy. This could be used as a backup option in case one runs out of power. The wind-up mechanism delivers constant speed and is strong enough to move most DSLRs mounted on a heavy ball-head. The operating noise is really ne...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 19:19:31 PST
DIY Home Photo Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Home-Photo-Setup/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:05:46 PST