Instructables: exploring - technology - Camera http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:41:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 My Fifth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Live Monitoring http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Fifth-Project-Smart-Tank-Chassis-with-Live-Moni/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:43:04 PDT
SelfiesBot — Twitterbot that takes Selfies using Rapsberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/SelfiesBot-Twitterbot-that-takes-Selfies-using-Rap/
SelfiesBot — Twitterbot that takes Selfies using Rapsberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/8F3A/HXMKQST1/FMJ8F3AHXMKQST1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/8F3A/HXMKQST1/FMJ8F3AHXMKQST1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/8F3A/HXMKQST1/FMJ8F3AHXMKQST1.SMALL.jpg scottkildall SelfiesBot is a Twitterbot that takes...Selfies! The Twitter feed for @selfiesbot is here.SelfiesBot is a sculpture that uses a Raspberry Pi to take a photo, preview it and then post it to its Twitter account.This Instructable will give details of the software, electronics and physical construction ...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:45:30 PDT
Simple continuous taser http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-continuous-taser/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 03:57:42 PDT
GoPro 2-Axis Gimbal Hand and Pole Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-2-Axis-Gimbal-Hand-and-Pole-Mount/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 09:13:08 PDT
DIY lens cap holder for camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-lens-cap-holder-for-camera/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:54:01 PDT
Cleaning the CCD sensor on a Panasonic Lumix point and shoot camera. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cleaning-the-CCD-sensor-on-a-Panasonic-Lumix-point/
Cleaning the CCD sensor on a Panasonic Lumix point and shoot camera. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/A6VT/HXHQZGMI/F6TA6VTHXHQZGMI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/A6VT/HXHQZGMI/F6TA6VTHXHQZGMI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6T/A6VT/HXHQZGMI/F6TA6VTHXHQZGMI.SMALL.jpg mdsuave13 how to get dust and other foreign objects out of your lens and shots. Gather tools you'll need a very small Phillips screwdriver, and a t3 torx driver. some cameras may have different sized screws so a small bit kit would help. also going to want some lens wipes. if you are hard of seeing, these ...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:32:02 PDT
EASY Camera Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-Camera-Handle/
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 03:28:52 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/
small foldable tripod dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/K5UX/HX8HP8BM/F8OK5UXHX8HP8BM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/K5UX/HX8HP8BM/F8OK5UXHX8HP8BM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/K5UX/HX8HP8BM/F8OK5UXHX8HP8BM.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi To make movies you usually need to move smoothly your camera on a flat surface, like a table or the floor. There are many commercial tripod dollies but you can easily make your own with a few wood boards and three wheels. The design To build this dolly you can choose different materials and dimen...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 03:49:25 PDT
Phone camera macro setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-camera-macro-setup/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 09:34:01 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
Live stream Spy car http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-stream-camera-mount/
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By: The One and Only Ruler

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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:32:28 PDT
Remote Testing (woking/not working) http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Testing-wokingnot-working/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 05:21:47 PDT
RC Helicopter Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Helicopter-Camera-Mount/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 16:54:21 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
Make Bounce Flash More Portable http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Bounce-Flash-More-Portable/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 12:26:32 PDT
Make Motion Activated Camera From Old Webcam http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Motion-Activated-Camera-From-Old-Webcam/
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Mon, 9 Jun 2014 09:27:51 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 $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
Iris Diaphragm Mechanism - Solidworks Kinematics Trial using Sketch Blocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Iris-Mechanism-Solidworks-Kinematics-Sketch-Blocks/
Iris Diaphragm Mechanism - Solidworks Kinematics Trial using Sketch Blocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/I9RC/HVM5E8CU/F6EI9RCHVM5E8CU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/I9RC/HVM5E8CU/F6EI9RCHVM5E8CU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6E/I9RC/HVM5E8CU/F6EI9RCHVM5E8CU.SMALL.jpg c0ffeepowder **work in progress, not sure if it works...**created in solidworks using blocks in sketch mode**for more projects, please visit: http://retardokiddo.blogspot.sg/ Basic Components The iris mechanism is made up of 3 basic components:1) The stationary base ring (ID=75mm, OD=122mm)2) The rotating top...
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Fri, 30 May 2014 20:45:22 PDT
Hack a Camera into a Infrared \ Night Vision Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-Camera-into-a-Infrared-Night-Vision-Camera/
Hack a Camera into a Infrared \ Night Vision Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/D5M2/HVS18EE1/FE0D5M2HVS18EE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/D5M2/HVS18EE1/FE0D5M2HVS18EE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE0/D5M2/HVS18EE1/FE0D5M2HVS18EE1.SMALL.jpg th3_jungle_inv3ntor Howdy, Now, I know there seems to be a ton of instructables on infrared cameras, but I will add my project anyway. Hopefully it will trigger a new thought in your head or help you to more thoroughly know how to hack an ordinary camera into a night vision nightmare. Reason: I had a little time on...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 19:04:01 PDT
robot statue http://www.instructables.com/id/robot-statue/
robot statue - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/8XGX/HVS187AN/FW98XGXHVS187AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/8XGX/HVS187AN/FW98XGXHVS187AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW9/8XGX/HVS187AN/FW98XGXHVS187AN.SMALL.jpg transistor2 Just to give you a bit of background info, i collected a lot of broken projectors and other electronic equipment and would salvage parts. However i had lots left over so i made a sculpture from them as a sort of futuristic version of the thinker. a few things to remember if you want to do this, you ...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 18:38:05 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
Time Lapse with a Canon SX500-IS Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-with-a-Cannon-SX500-IS-Camera/
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Mon, 26 May 2014 15:03:26 PDT
Fisheye lens - how to do it easy and quick http://www.instructables.com/id/Fisheye-lens-how-to-do-it-easy-and-quick/
Fisheye lens - how to do it easy and quick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/30P6/HVNXS1Z8/FRJ30P6HVNXS1Z8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/30P6/HVNXS1Z8/FRJ30P6HVNXS1Z8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/30P6/HVNXS1Z8/FRJ30P6HVNXS1Z8.SMALL.jpg RandomHacker This instructable shows how to make your own fisheye lens really quickly, in simple stepsIf you are into serious photography, you should think of buying a proper fisheye lens, as this one gives low quality photos compared to professional lenses (but it costs much less!)This instructable costed me un...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 11:53:49 PDT
Simple Panoramic Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Panoramic-Rig/
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Sat, 24 May 2014 12:21:58 PDT
Camera Critters http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Critters/
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Fri, 23 May 2014 19:42:27 PDT
Articulating Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulating-Camera-Mount/
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Tue, 20 May 2014 12:01:36 PDT
Universal Camera Mount - Bike Reflector http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Camera-Mount-Bike-Reflector/
Universal Camera Mount - Bike Reflector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/W29C/HV9HP9VL/FECW29CHV9HP9VL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/W29C/HV9HP9VL/FECW29CHV9HP9VL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEC/W29C/HV9HP9VL/FECW29CHV9HP9VL.SMALL.jpg CJR2000 Using a bike reflector, you can make an awesome camera mount! It is extremely versatile and fits all cameras that use 1/4 screws. It can be mounted on any pole or handle including a bike, ski pole, golf club etc. It is perfect for a waterproof or action camera! You will need:- Bike Reflector- 1/4 Sc...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 20:32:21 PDT
Easy Make Portable Photo Scan Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Make-Potable-Photo-Scan-Box/
Easy Make Portable Photo Scan Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/2994/HV80LI6V/FS62994HV80LI6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/2994/HV80LI6V/FS62994HV80LI6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/2994/HV80LI6V/FS62994HV80LI6V.SMALL.jpg jefferdomd I glad to say it this my first invention for this site.This is very easy to make and low cost!!! even you can made them with old circuit part & cardboards!!! Also it was very useful to me 'cause I cannot carry my scanner always!! Requirements There is only few things you should find to make this...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 23:32:29 PDT
Camera flash capacitor HACK (old but still works) http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-flash-capacitor-HACK-old-but-still-works/
Camera flash capacitor HACK (old but still works) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/CUWC/HV85O5NA/FYKCUWCHV85O5NA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/CUWC/HV85O5NA/FYKCUWCHV85O5NA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/CUWC/HV85O5NA/FYKCUWCHV85O5NA.SMALL.jpg Fearce1 How to construct a shocking device using the capacitor in a disposable camera that has a flash tube. Take it apart! ::Note::Before thinking of taking apart the camera it would be a wise idea to make sure it is in working condition and has a flash tube. Turn the camera on then take a picture or se...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 17:57:40 PDT
Lens flare creating filter, with 3D printed parts! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lens-flare-filter-with-3D-printed-parts/
Lens flare creating filter, with 3D printed parts! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TVAV/HUYM3XWJ/F6FTVAVHUYM3XWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TVAV/HUYM3XWJ/F6FTVAVHUYM3XWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/TVAV/HUYM3XWJ/F6FTVAVHUYM3XWJ.SMALL.jpg Jan_Henrik Hi,in this project i want to show you how you can build yourself a "Lens-Flare-Filter" for your DSLR or Digitalcamera! With the filter you can easy create a cinnematic look on your pictures and Videos, wthout spending much money on expensive programs! We will use a few 3D printed parts, theese can b...
By: Jan_Henrik

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Sun, 11 May 2014 06:21:14 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 ...
By: RTGoldman

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Fri, 9 May 2014 20:21:26 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
Raspberry Pi Birdbox Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Birdbox-Camera/
Raspberry Pi Birdbox Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/E6SZ/HUU1B8AC/F7QE6SZHUU1B8AC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/E6SZ/HUU1B8AC/F7QE6SZHUU1B8AC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Q/E6SZ/HUU1B8AC/F7QE6SZHUU1B8AC.SMALL.jpg mattwood0 Hi there! This is a step-by-step guide to creating a Raspberry Pi Birdbox Camera that features real-time video streaming, motion detection, infra-red LEDs for night vision and has a cheap Power-over-Ethernet solution.I starting making this with my 11 year old son for his Primary School but it quickl...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 13:06:56 PDT
Camera to GoPro Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-to-GoPro-Mount/
Camera to GoPro Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/YM4X/HURHU8G2/F8UYM4XHURHU8G2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/YM4X/HURHU8G2/F8UYM4XHURHU8G2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8U/YM4X/HURHU8G2/F8UYM4XHURHU8G2.SMALL.jpg dtothill I really love all of the different ways there are to mount GoPro cameras, and since I shoot with a mirrorless DSLR I wanted to be able to attach my "real" camera to my GoPro mounts. By modifying a GoPro tripod mount I was able to create a mount that was cheap, sleek, and works very well! This is my ...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 16:02:53 PDT
Affordable external monitor / EVF for DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/Affordable-external-monitor-EVF-for-DSLR/
Affordable external monitor / EVF for DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/IR0J/HURHQVZQ/FZ5IR0JHURHQVZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/IR0J/HURHQVZQ/FZ5IR0JHURHQVZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/IR0J/HURHQVZQ/FZ5IR0JHURHQVZQ.SMALL.jpg clam8 The cost is around 30-50USD however its still cheaper than paying 200-500 USD for a monitor.The use of external monitor:Enabling viewing the framing of the shots from difficult anglesRemote viewing while controlling a crane of JibAdvantage of this setupAffordable being around 30-50USDEnable to use s...
By: clam8

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Sun, 4 May 2014 11:45:59 PDT
Night vision tiny IR camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-vision-tiny-camera/
Night vision tiny IR camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/BLHB/HUOPDO7H/FTZBLHBHUOPDO7H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/BLHB/HUOPDO7H/FTZBLHBHUOPDO7H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/BLHB/HUOPDO7H/FTZBLHBHUOPDO7H.SMALL.jpg RandomHacker This project can be done in under 20 minutes.You only need a camera that you want to hack (the hack is irreversible, if you break the IR filter!), screwdrivers and a TV remote! I found mine on eBay The process is really simple: 1- Open the camera so you get access to the IR filter, which is in fron...
By: RandomHacker

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Fri, 2 May 2014 16:29:21 PDT
Camera Belt Clip http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Belt-Clip/
Camera Belt Clip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/7YWB/HUOPCEX2/FAI7YWBHUOPCEX2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/7YWB/HUOPCEX2/FAI7YWBHUOPCEX2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/7YWB/HUOPCEX2/FAI7YWBHUOPCEX2.SMALL.jpg stuntedcreativity This is my first instructable, and is my first step in creating something more refined, and long lasting hopefully.I have recently bought a my first SLR camera which is way bulkier and cumbersome than my previous pocket sized camera. I want to be able to keep it secure but handy whilst out walking, ...
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Fri, 2 May 2014 12:13:10 PDT
3D printed Mini Macro-Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Mini-Macro-Studio/
3D printed Mini Macro-Studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/5I62/HUOP522H/FAX5I62HUOP522H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/5I62/HUOP522H/FAX5I62HUOP522H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/5I62/HUOP522H/FAX5I62HUOP522H.SMALL.jpg JonasK I made this to compete on the Gadget Hacking and Accessories Contest. If you like it please vote for it!Here I want to show you my self-made macro studio, where I combined two of my hobbies: 3D printing and photography! Since the photography equipment is expensive and I wanted to build my own, I cre...
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Fri, 2 May 2014 04:34:46 PDT
BrickPi Bookreader: Digitize Books With Mindstorms and Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/BrickPi-Bookreader-Digitize-Books-With-Mindstorms-/
BrickPi Bookreader: Digitize Books With Mindstorms and Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/GL4Q/HUM3HZUX/FS4GL4QHUM3HZUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/GL4Q/HUM3HZUX/FS4GL4QHUM3HZUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS4/GL4Q/HUM3HZUX/FS4GL4QHUM3HZUX.SMALL.jpg dexter_industries A few months ago, we made a Book reader powered by the BrickPi which had the ability to read pages from your Kindle. There was a huge response to the project. But what everyone really wanted was a bookreader that could read a real paper book.Here we present to you the BrickPi Bookreader 2 which can...
By: dexter_industries

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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 23:02:21 PDT
Bird Proof Squirrel Feeder & Solar Powered Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Bird-Proof-Squirrel-Feeder-w-Camera/
Bird Proof Squirrel Feeder & Solar Powered Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/DTBW/HUMTMXYU/FGZDTBWHUMTMXYU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/DTBW/HUMTMXYU/FGZDTBWHUMTMXYU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGZ/DTBW/HUMTMXYU/FGZDTBWHUMTMXYU.SMALL.jpg Unallocated Space The Solar Powered-Bird Proof Squirrel Feeder w\ Camera will allow squirrels to retrieve seeds, nuts, and corn kernels without worrying about those pesky birds stealing all their food. While your squirrel enjoys the spoils of your feeder, you'll enjoy lovely digital photos to entertain and impress ...
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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 18:18:23 PDT
Tripod Camera Mount for Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Tripod-Camera-Mount-for-Raspberry-Pi/
Tripod Camera Mount for Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/ZNPO/HUIWKTIC/FT7ZNPOHUIWKTIC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/ZNPO/HUIWKTIC/FT7ZNPOHUIWKTIC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT7/ZNPO/HUIWKTIC/FT7ZNPOHUIWKTIC.SMALL.jpg scottkildall This may seem like it already exists, but I couldn't find it anywhere. So, I made it myself: a camera mount for the Raspberry Pi that you can easily mount onto any standard tripod. Create the 3D Model I  looked around for an existing tripod camera mount. I couldn't find exactly what I wanted,...
By: scottkildall

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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 16:31:10 PDT
Go pro pole 5€ http://www.instructables.com/id/Go-pro-pole-5/
Go pro pole 5€ - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/REGA/HUA4WUPT/FU1REGAHUA4WUPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/REGA/HUA4WUPT/FU1REGAHUA4WUPT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/REGA/HUA4WUPT/FU1REGAHUA4WUPT.SMALL.jpg lux4x4 A go pro pole using a 3€ pole glass washer and a 2€ chinese tripod! unmount the chinese tripod and fix junction to the top piece of the pole. I used a screw with a little washer. Now you must use the universal junction for link go pro to universal screw. That's all! Now use it!!
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:00:56 PDT
Video Podcasting Rig and Teleprompter http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Podcasting-Rig-and-Teleprompter/
Video Podcasting Rig and Teleprompter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/FQ0L/HU843RN9/F17FQ0LHU843RN9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/FQ0L/HU843RN9/F17FQ0LHU843RN9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/FQ0L/HU843RN9/F17FQ0LHU843RN9.SMALL.jpg Jazzmyn This 3d printed video rig will give you many options for shooting the perfect video.  There is room to mount all your accessories from lights to mics.  It is mobile with two large handles to help steady your shot.  This rig can also be mounted to a tripod and when combined with a iPad Mini it become...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:15:41 PDT
Nokia Lumia 1020 Filter Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Nokia-Lumia-1020-Filter-Mount/
Nokia Lumia 1020 Filter Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/EI2J/HU843LAY/FI6EI2JHU843LAY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/EI2J/HU843LAY/FI6EI2JHU843LAY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/EI2J/HU843LAY/FI6EI2JHU843LAY.SMALL.jpg patricholas424 If you love creating, then you have come to the right place. This instructable is made for Nokia Lumia 1020 owners & Smart Phone photographers everywhere! First things first, having a Nokia Lumia 1020 alone is not enough for this Instructable. You will also need the Camera Grip for Nokia Lumia 10...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:45:22 PDT
Noodle: a crowdsourced robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Noodle-a-crowdsourced-robot/
Noodle: a crowdsourced robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/I8N7/HU842U2M/FQSI8N7HU842U2M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/I8N7/HU842U2M/FQSI8N7HU842U2M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/I8N7/HU842U2M/FQSI8N7HU842U2M.SMALL.jpg lmccart Noodle is a small device with the I/O of a machine but the thoughts and feelings of a human. You can program it to monitor your physical space and react to changes in the environment with words, images, sounds and decisions. For example, you could program it to watch your front door, and anytim...
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:42:01 PDT
3D Camera Attachment for DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Camera-Attachment-for-DSLR/
3D Camera Attachment for DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/X21I/HU5THDA7/FVOX21IHU5THDA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/X21I/HU5THDA7/FVOX21IHU5THDA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/X21I/HU5THDA7/FVOX21IHU5THDA7.SMALL.jpg ahmad_abdul The aim of this project is to create a device, which will enable us to get the split stereoscopic images required for three-dimensional imaging. The product can be either built from scratch or modifications can be made to products already present in the market to suit the needs of the project. The f...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:04:51 PDT
Cheap Way To Scan 3D Objects http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Way-To-Scan-3D-Objects/
Cheap Way To Scan 3D Objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/JB0U/HU1JUOQE/FEDJB0UHU1JUOQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/JB0U/HU1JUOQE/FEDJB0UHU1JUOQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/JB0U/HU1JUOQE/FEDJB0UHU1JUOQE.SMALL.jpg RecyclePlastic2 Are you not able to afford a 3D scanner? Do you wish you can scan an image with just a phone, so you can make a 3D image out of it? Do you want to make a duplicate of an item that you want to scan? Then There is an awesome program called 123D that allows you to make images into 3D models! Take Pi...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:14:41 PDT