Instructables: exploring - technology - Photography - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:59:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 Light Harmonogram http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Harmonogram/
Light Harmonogram - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SMALL.jpg hovver This Instructable shows how to first create a 3 pendulum harmonograph, and then use its mechanical drawing capability to create long exposure photographs of light harmonograms. A little bit about a harmonograph can be found here:In short it uses the physics of several pendulums to control where a dr...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:33:02 PDT
Time Lapse Build - Long Term / Waterproof http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-Build-Long-Term-Waterproof/
Time Lapse Build - Long Term / Waterproof - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/N8XU/IRXTOD5W/FQTN8XUIRXTOD5W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/N8XU/IRXTOD5W/FQTN8XUIRXTOD5W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/N8XU/IRXTOD5W/FQTN8XUIRXTOD5W.SMALL.jpg stuartcameron A client asked for a long term time lapse of a construction site, so I created a custom time lapse rig.The time lapse will be around 12 months. Shooting a photograph every 30 minutes. The battery and card will be replaced every 4 weeks. Materials/Tools EquipmentCanon 50DCanon 18-55mmIntervalomete...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:58:45 PDT
Make your own mini studio http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Mini-Studio/
Make your own mini studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/KPGL/IRXT12LF/FYGKPGLIRXT12LF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/KPGL/IRXT12LF/FYGKPGLIRXT12LF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYG/KPGL/IRXT12LF/FYGKPGLIRXT12LF.SMALL.jpg mrehan.elshehawy I was documenting some Arduino projects and I came into a problem that I can't take good photos! my projects always have a lot of wires,jumpers and reflective surfaces like LCD screen so my photos always have horrible shadows that I can't get rid of even when I used Photoshop. So I consulted some of...
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Thu, 18 Aug 2016 08:41:22 PDT
Capturing the Milky Way http://www.instructables.com/id/Capturing-the-Milky-Way/
Capturing the Milky Way - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/D6G7/IRKFN2JJ/F8VD6G7IRKFN2JJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/D6G7/IRKFN2JJ/F8VD6G7IRKFN2JJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/D6G7/IRKFN2JJ/F8VD6G7IRKFN2JJ.SMALL.jpg umami_tsunami Astrophotography is something I've always wanted to try, and over the past weekend, I was able to capture images of the Milky Way for the first time! Although I had some ups and downs, I've gathered this Instructable together so that I can share my experience and perhaps help you capture your own Mi...
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Sun, 7 Aug 2016 16:36:09 PDT
Kite Aerial Photograph - Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Kite-Aerial-Photograph-Smartphone/
Kite Aerial Photograph - Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/V145/IR80Z1H1/FZ6V145IR80Z1H1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/V145/IR80Z1H1/FZ6V145IR80Z1H1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/V145/IR80Z1H1/FZ6V145IR80Z1H1.SMALL.jpg JamesPhoto So you want to to take Aerial Pictures with your Old Smartphone?You can do it for a few $'s and I am going to tell you how to do it.You will also need a Kite, I suggest a Delta Kite and a Smartphone.I used an old Iphone, and YES the phone is at HIGH RISK of being lost. Parts you will need to take ...
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Fri, 29 Jul 2016 22:25:21 PDT
Kite Aerial Photography - GoPro http://www.instructables.com/id/Kite-Aerial-Photography-GoPro/
Kite Aerial Photography - GoPro - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/F7F7/IR80Z5Z4/FLCF7F7IR80Z5Z4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/F7F7/IR80Z5Z4/FLCF7F7IR80Z5Z4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/F7F7/IR80Z5Z4/FLCF7F7IR80Z5Z4.SMALL.jpg JamesPhoto So you have a GoPro Camera, and you wonder if you can use it to take pictures from below a kite.Follow the few easy steps, and soon you will have pictures like the one's at my Flickr website:https://www.flickr.com/photos/142373518@N02/ Part you will need to buy You will need a few specialist part...
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Sat, 30 Jul 2016 00:09:18 PDT
Pure White Background Photography Using Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Pure-White-Background-Photography-Using-Smartphone/
Pure White Background Photography Using Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/9ZZK/ICHHQOAE/F9M9ZZKICHHQOAE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/9ZZK/ICHHQOAE/F9M9ZZKICHHQOAE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/9ZZK/ICHHQOAE/F9M9ZZKICHHQOAE.SMALL.jpg Antzy Carmasaic A picture is worth a thousand words, but not without some effort on your part. My first instructable was so ugly with dark and unfocused images that I never published it. I decided to go for quality over quantity and setting randofo's instructable quality as benchmark, I started exploring how to get...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 17:23:23 PDT
Simple camera slider for on a tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Camera-Slider-for-on-a-Tripod/
Simple camera slider for on a tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/T8TD/IQYSXJ1I/FR3T8TDIQYSXJ1I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/T8TD/IQYSXJ1I/FR3T8TDIQYSXJ1I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/T8TD/IQYSXJ1I/FR3T8TDIQYSXJ1I.SMALL.jpg kenyer For an upcoming project I need a simple slider. (The upcoming project will probably become an Ible) I found two old rails for a drawer and made a very nice slider in under a hour.The problem is that here in Europe you can't find the 1/4 inch screws to connect the camera, so I'm still waiting for the...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 20:19:41 PDT
3.. 2.. 1.. Blast Off, Aerial Photos that Rock(et) http://www.instructables.com/id/3-2-1-Blast-Off-and-Take-Awesome-Aerial-Photograph/
3.. 2.. 1.. Blast Off, Aerial Photos that Rock(et) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UVZ2/IQQWZDQC/FTNUVZ2IQQWZDQC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UVZ2/IQQWZDQC/FTNUVZ2IQQWZDQC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/UVZ2/IQQWZDQC/FTNUVZ2IQQWZDQC.SMALL.jpg TnComm Aerial Photography for KidsKids love rockets and they love the idea of shooting things up on those rockets. Add a small camera and they'll have tons of fun documenting their launches and taking some amazing aerial photos. Material Required Model rocket (I recommend one with a parachute and not ...
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Sun, 17 Jul 2016 23:06:37 PDT
DIY Telescope http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Telescope/
DIY Telescope - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/07O2/IQK3SD3S/F2F07O2IQK3SD3S.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/07O2/IQK3SD3S/F2F07O2IQK3SD3S.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/07O2/IQK3SD3S/F2F07O2IQK3SD3S.SMALL.jpg ankitjajoo369 Many people use to love star gazing and love to observe celestial objects,but only some of us can afford a telescope of higher power.In this instructable I am going to tell you how to diy a refractor telescope. Material required 1-Bolt of big size (1 bolt)2-Bolt of medium size (10 bolt)3- Bolt of...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 05:54:41 PDT
How to Create a Double Exposure Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Double-Exposure-Photo/
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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 05:45:12 PDT
3D Printed Smartphone/GoPro Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-SmartphoneGoPro-Tripod/
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Mon, 4 Jul 2016 11:35:18 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
How to Make Cheap Video Lighting [for less than $30] http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Cheap-Video-Lighting-for-Less-Than-30/
How to Make Cheap Video Lighting [for less than $30] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F56/XUW8/IPYC9F53/F56XUW8IPYC9F53.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F56/XUW8/IPYC9F53/F56XUW8IPYC9F53.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F56/XUW8/IPYC9F53/F56XUW8IPYC9F53.SMALL.jpg SiliconHowTo Guys, this instructable is entry of the "Trash to treasure challenge", please vote if you like it.Why do you need video lighting?The best camera will perform bad on bad light conditioning and the worst camera will perform well on good light conditions.As you can see on the image shooting in bad ligh...
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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 01:22:05 PDT
Party Selfie Station/Photo Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/Party-Selfie-StationPhoto-Booth/
Party Selfie Station/Photo Booth - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/XOO1/IPWWSHSX/FFCXOO1IPWWSHSX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/XOO1/IPWWSHSX/FFCXOO1IPWWSHSX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFC/XOO1/IPWWSHSX/FFCXOO1IPWWSHSX.SMALL.jpg hugheswho A Selfie Station/ Photo Booth is great fun at a wedding party. Or any party. I have seen several documented on instructables. The focus is often on the housing/aesthetics of the set-up or a form of automation. This instructable is about how I set up a selfie station using what I had lying around and...
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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 05:55:13 PDT
Press n Seal Electronics Protector http://www.instructables.com/id/Press-N-Seal-Electronics-Protector/
Press n Seal Electronics Protector - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/OQH2/IPOEKQ1Y/F5AOQH2IPOEKQ1Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/OQH2/IPOEKQ1Y/F5AOQH2IPOEKQ1Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/OQH2/IPOEKQ1Y/F5AOQH2IPOEKQ1Y.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory I got the inspiration for this little hack while doing my Photos for a Rainy Day 'ible. I love taking photos in bad weather, which makes for great pics, but often endangers my equipment. I'm usually taking photos from the shelter of overhangs or under an umbrella, but more often than I like to admi...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 22:12:05 PDT
Travelapse http://www.instructables.com/id/Travelapse/
Travelapse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/Y73G/IPOC4NND/F6OY73GIPOC4NND.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/Y73G/IPOC4NND/F6OY73GIPOC4NND.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/Y73G/IPOC4NND/F6OY73GIPOC4NND.SMALL.jpg AntoineLaminette Following the directions from my images, it should be pretty straight forward to make your own motorized dolly.But remember this requires a few more tricks than just 3D printing:Buying parts online, most of them on ebayGetting small fasteners Machining pulleys to fit bearingsSoldering cables to moto...
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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 09:52:03 PDT
3D Printed Camera Grip: From Concept to Product http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Camera-Grip-From-Concept-to-Product/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 21:25:39 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
Botanical Garden Photo Safari: Bagging the Best Shots http://www.instructables.com/id/Botanical-Garden-Photo-Safari-Bagging-the-Best-Sho/
Botanical Garden Photo Safari: Bagging the Best Shots - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/VFBO/IPET008H/FA5VFBOIPET008H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/VFBO/IPET008H/FA5VFBOIPET008H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/VFBO/IPET008H/FA5VFBOIPET008H.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory Wherever I travel, I try to find a local botanical garden to explore. Botanical gardens are wonderful places, a confluence of art and nature that present some really great hobby photography opportunities. This particular photo safari was the result of an accidental find: The Kampong in Miami, a fab...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 20:54:28 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
Photos for a Rainy Day: Inclement Weather Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainy-Day-Pics-Shooting-Photos-in-the-Rain/
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Tue, 7 Jun 2016 21:22:26 PDT
Dog Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Photography/
Dog Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/2ABG/IP5PC31W/FN62ABGIP5PC31W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/2ABG/IP5PC31W/FN62ABGIP5PC31W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/2ABG/IP5PC31W/FN62ABGIP5PC31W.SMALL.jpg smwarnke4 This Instructable is written as a guide for capturing portraits of your pup. I have been a pet photographer for well over 2 decades so I have a lot of experience photographing large/small, black/white, calm/challenging dogs and cats, and any other combination you can imagine. The Backdrop Backdro...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 05:47:36 PDT
Build a Rhizotron! (SoilCam) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Rhizotron-SoilCam/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 10:33:05 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/
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Thu, 19 May 2016 19:30:41 PDT
Image Relief in Resin http://www.instructables.com/id/Image-Relief-in-Resin/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 16:37:30 PDT
Dolly Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Dolly-Slider/
Dolly Slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/VHCX/IOA9MQZV/FFSVHCXIOA9MQZV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/VHCX/IOA9MQZV/FFSVHCXIOA9MQZV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/VHCX/IOA9MQZV/FFSVHCXIOA9MQZV.SMALL.jpg ivansantibanezflores El proyecto nace de la necesidad de poder grabar tomas lineales y de paneo sin el movimiento de la mano sobre la cámara. Poder generar un movimiento suave y fino. Materiales y Herramientas Para el Dolly:Madera de 9mm6 rodamientos de 10x2811 pernos de 5/1623 tuercas de 5/16Angulo de aluminio de 1´...
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Tue, 17 May 2016 08:43:01 PDT
Automated Product Photography Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Product-Photography-Rig/
Automated Product Photography Rig - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/UETL/IO4LW0LS/FAZUETLIO4LW0LS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/UETL/IO4LW0LS/FAZUETLIO4LW0LS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/UETL/IO4LW0LS/FAZUETLIO4LW0LS.SMALL.jpg ArvindShenoy Today, the world's e-commerce industry alone shoots close 30 billion images a day in studios across the world. Shooting involves human intervention to place object and move them through multiple angles before each image is shot. Multiple shots give customers a better idea of how their products look ...
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Thu, 12 May 2016 07:30:52 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
Arduino time lapse slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Time-Lapse-Slider/
Arduino time lapse slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/CWD1/INNEGTHL/F7VCWD1INNEGTHL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/CWD1/INNEGTHL/F7VCWD1INNEGTHL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/CWD1/INNEGTHL/F7VCWD1INNEGTHL.SMALL.jpg AlanH87 so i had been looking into making a timelapse video with my dslr and had seen many using a slider mechanism to add another dimension. I looked at buying one but they are a little expensive to buy just to "dip ones toes into the water" so to speak. i had a lot of the bits from an arduino starter kit ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:35:00 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
Remote shutter release cable for Nikon http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Shutter-Release-Cable-for-Nikon/
Remote shutter release cable for Nikon - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/FRDO/IN35QUP8/FKIFRDOIN35QUP8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/FRDO/IN35QUP8/FKIFRDOIN35QUP8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/FRDO/IN35QUP8/FKIFRDOIN35QUP8.SMALL.jpg HeinrichL1 In this instructable I will be showing you how I made a shutter release cable for my Nikon D3200, although the procedure may be adapted for various other makes and models. This shutter release cable replaces the Nikon MC-DC2 and makes use of an adapter cable which has the shutter release connector o...
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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 19:01:54 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
Easy Bold Portrait Editing http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Bold-Portrait-Editing/
Easy Bold Portrait Editing - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/ANTY/IN7OPRXD/FURANTYIN7OPRXD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/ANTY/IN7OPRXD/FURANTYIN7OPRXD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/ANTY/IN7OPRXD/FURANTYIN7OPRXD.SMALL.jpg StephenJ43 How to convert a simple portrait into a bold work of art in only a few minutes. Select a Portrait Remove the background Add a blue and white gradient Set the Image mode to Lab Color Select channels, Click lightness Use the dodge and burn tools Use the Dodge tool to lighten th...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 18:06:01 PDT
Time Lapse Rover V2.0 for eMotimo TB3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-Rover-V20-for-EMotimo-TB3/
Time Lapse Rover V2.0 for eMotimo TB3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/Q0I7/IN3GGWLK/FISQ0I7IN3GGWLK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/Q0I7/IN3GGWLK/FISQ0I7IN3GGWLK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/Q0I7/IN3GGWLK/FISQ0I7IN3GGWLK.SMALL.jpg MichaelMikkelson One of my favorite DIY projects was building a time lapse rover for the eMotimo TB3. At the time, it was unique in the fact that no one else had one, at least from what I could find on the internet. Instead of being limited to a fixed length of slider, my rover could travel big distances for time ...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 21:26:19 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
Touchscreen Display and Rechargeable Battery Pack for the PiKon Telescope / Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-Display-and-Rechargeable-Battery-Pack-/
Touchscreen Display and Rechargeable Battery Pack for the PiKon Telescope / Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ZN4T/IMCB47UA/FIAZN4TIMCB47UA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ZN4T/IMCB47UA/FIAZN4TIMCB47UA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ZN4T/IMCB47UA/FIAZN4TIMCB47UA.SMALL.jpg ThirdEarthDesign In 2014, Mark Wrigley of Alternative Photonics along with Andy King, a Physics and Astronomy research associate at the University of Sheffield, created the PiKon 3d printed telescope. Based on Newton's reflecting telescope design it uses a Raspberry Pi and the PiCamera module, with the camera mounte...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 16:01:08 PDT
How to Make a Flash Diffuser for Macro Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Flash-Diffuser-for-Macro-Photography/
How to Make a Flash Diffuser for Macro Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/FUDU/IMK66X2L/FL4FUDUIMK66X2L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/FUDU/IMK66X2L/FL4FUDUIMK66X2L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/FUDU/IMK66X2L/FL4FUDUIMK66X2L.SMALL.jpg Brown_Hash In this tutorial we'll go through the steps needed to make a descent diffuser for an external flash. This diffuser aims to be practical as well as easy to put together. While the primary purpose of this diffuser is for macro photography, it can also be used for general purpose photography. Materia...
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Mon, 4 Apr 2016 00:06:39 PDT
Light Nib http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Nib/
Light Nib - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F20/KWD4/IMDODZYX/F20KWD4IMDODZYX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F20/KWD4/IMDODZYX/F20KWD4IMDODZYX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F20/KWD4/IMDODZYX/F20KWD4IMDODZYX.SMALL.jpg miguel31416 This project is an intent to join two visual arts on which creativity and technique are always present: calligraphy and photography. Accorrding to wikipedia, calligraphy is a visual art related to writing; as for the photography, it literally means "drawing with light". If you are into lettering or ...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 12:09:59 PDT
Free, Ready Made SD Card Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Ready-Made-SD-Card-Case/
Free, Ready Made SD Card Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/ZUII/IMCB6LN6/FKLZUIIIMCB6LN6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/ZUII/IMCB6LN6/FKLZUIIIMCB6LN6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/ZUII/IMCB6LN6/FKLZUIIIMCB6LN6.SMALL.jpg mxx There's already quite a few good instructables on making your own SD card case, but I think my idea of using a 35 mm film canister has some advantages others don't have:1. There is almost no work involved: SD cards fit inside the canister without any modifications necessary.2. It houses 9 SD cards -...
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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 07:52:02 PDT
Large Event Mobile Phone Photography Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Event-Mobile-Phone-Photography-Basics/
Large Event Mobile Phone Photography Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/08F7/IM80RPSX/FWN08F7IM80RPSX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/08F7/IM80RPSX/FWN08F7IM80RPSX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/08F7/IM80RPSX/FWN08F7IM80RPSX.SMALL.jpg BreRoz There are a few tiny photography skills that will help you capture a large conference or event in a more professional light. Feature your team, products and demos in photos and short videos (even animated .gifs) that will work perfectly on your social channels and newsletters. Framing There are a...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 12:49:43 PDT
Abakography: Long exposure photography that mimics human vision http://www.instructables.com/id/Abakography-Long-Exposure-Photography-That-Mimics-/
Abakography: Long exposure photography that mimics human vision - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/AGEZ/ILO2RTPA/FBJAGEZILO2RTPA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/AGEZ/ILO2RTPA/FBJAGEZILO2RTPA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/AGEZ/ILO2RTPA/FBJAGEZILO2RTPA.SMALL.gif SteveMann Top picture: Floor lamp sliding back and forth; long exposure photography done right!Bottom picture: Bug sweeper waved back and forth reveals microphone's capacity to eavesdrop. Loudspeaker emits a test tone, and a lock-in receiver picks up even the weakest of signal transmissions and outputs to an...
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Sat, 12 Mar 2016 04:37:26 PST
Grasping Gravitational Waves: Augmented Reality Robots teach physics fundamentals to children and adults alike http://www.instructables.com/id/Grasping-Gravitational-Waves-Augmented-Reality-Rob/
Grasping Gravitational Waves: Augmented Reality Robots teach physics fundamentals to children and adults alike - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/EI2V/ILA1A8FC/FMBEI2VILA1A8FC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/EI2V/ILA1A8FC/FMBEI2VILA1A8FC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/EI2V/ILA1A8FC/FMBEI2VILA1A8FC.SMALL.gif SteveMann Make invisible gravitational waves, radio waves, sound waves, etc., graspable and more comprehensible with AR (Augmented Reality) robotics using a simple device I invented at the age of 12, in 1974. This device is so simple that a child can build it, yet by combining it with robotics, it can provid...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2016 20:39:54 PST
United States Photo Map http://www.instructables.com/id/United-States-Photo-Map/
United States Photo Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/WGU3/IL6XI0SB/F76WGU3IL6XI0SB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/WGU3/IL6XI0SB/F76WGU3IL6XI0SB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F76/WGU3/IL6XI0SB/F76WGU3IL6XI0SB.SMALL.jpg Kurt E. Clothier My wife and I travel a lot for work, and someone recently suggested that I make a map of the states we've visited with pictures from those states. I liked the idea and got started. Since people have shown interest in the map and how I made it, I thought I would make an Instructable so you can make o...
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Sun, 28 Feb 2016 21:24:22 PST
Black and White with Partial Color Effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-and-White-With-Partial-Color-Effect/
Black and White with Partial Color Effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/PFSQ/IL17P9C6/FGPPFSQIL17P9C6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/PFSQ/IL17P9C6/FGPPFSQIL17P9C6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/PFSQ/IL17P9C6/FGPPFSQIL17P9C6.SMALL.jpg Darthorso Hi friends!Everybody loves those black & white photos with a splash of color! They are so unique, and that's because every image is different, so are the color areas.This technique is often called "Splash Color Technique".But, alas, obtaining this great effect is not a Instragram-like filter, we hav...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 14:32:29 PST
DIY Time lapse dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Time-Lapse-Dolly-1/
DIY Time lapse dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/SKHB/IKZSDB6Z/F8PSKHBIKZSDB6Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/SKHB/IKZSDB6Z/F8PSKHBIKZSDB6Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/SKHB/IKZSDB6Z/F8PSKHBIKZSDB6Z.SMALL.jpg ChiragShah I have been making time lapse videos for some time now. I wanted to create a time lapse video in which the camera also moves while shooting the timelapse. This is to get a new dimension of motion over a static time lapse movie. The camera should cover a distance of 5 feet over 1-2 hours. When you no...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 10:43:36 PST
Shooting for a Homepage Feature: Timelapse and multi-exposure photography the DIY way (Make or write your own code!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Shooting-for-a-Homepage-Feature-Timelapse-and-Mult/
Shooting for a Homepage Feature: Timelapse and multi-exposure photography the DIY way (Make or write your own code!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/38V6/IKZQ4O8B/FGR38V6IKZQ4O8B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/38V6/IKZQ4O8B/FGR38V6IKZQ4O8B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/38V6/IKZQ4O8B/FGR38V6IKZQ4O8B.SMALL.gif SteveMann What I love about Instructables is that it is photo-centric: the first thing you see when creating a new Instructable is "Add Images", before any text entry dialog appears! In the world we live in today, pictures are everything.My last Instructable was featured on the Instrucables homepage. The ed...
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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 14:30:43 PST
Enlarging the Everyday (Chromogenic Printing Explained) http://www.instructables.com/id/Enlarging-the-Everyday-Chromogenic-Printing-Explai/
Enlarging the Everyday (Chromogenic Printing Explained) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PJTI/IKRNU13M/FU6PJTIIKRNU13M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PJTI/IKRNU13M/FU6PJTIIKRNU13M.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PJTI/IKRNU13M/FU6PJTIIKRNU13M.SMALL.jpg johnnak I recently finished working as an Artist-in-Residence at RayKo Photography in San Francisco, and my instructable is based on the work I was making there. RayKo has the only large-scale color processor that is publicly accessible on the west coast - and with my time at RayKo I was interested in exper...
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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 19:48:18 PST
Imprint invisible sound and radio waves onto your retina: Augmented reality with perfect alignment http://www.instructables.com/id/Imprint-Invisible-Sound-and-Radio-Waves-Onto-Your-/
Imprint invisible sound and radio waves onto your retina: Augmented reality with perfect alignment - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/NMV7/IKPS63KP/FA7NMV7IKPS63KP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/NMV7/IKPS63KP/FA7NMV7IKPS63KP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/NMV7/IKPS63KP/FA7NMV7IKPS63KP.SMALL.gif SteveMann With the S.W.I.M. (Sequential Wave Imprinting Machine) you can see otherwise invisible sound waves and radio waves, imprinted onto your retina, onto photographic media, or eyeglass/camera.This is due to something I call Phenomenological or Phenomenal Augmented Reality, i.e. the AR (Augmented Reality...
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 12:27:32 PST