Instructables: exploring - technology - Photography - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 30 Aug 2015 08:56:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 Angry Skies and How to Photograph Them http://www.instructables.com/id/Angry-Skies-and-How-to-Photograph-Them/
Angry Skies and How to Photograph Them - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/ZMUV/IDWXK6X2/FYDZMUVIDWXK6X2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/ZMUV/IDWXK6X2/FYDZMUVIDWXK6X2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/ZMUV/IDWXK6X2/FYDZMUVIDWXK6X2.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory Rainy season in Florida - which would be most of the summer - is a really terrific time of year for members of the Cloud Appreciation Society, especially if you're a fan of massive thunderheads. (If you're wondering, there really are Cloud Appreciation Societies - I follow along with the Florida Clo...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:04:29 PDT
How to Photograph a Black Cat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Photograph-a-Black-Cat/
How to Photograph a Black Cat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/G66I/IDUFJ0ID/FVTG66IIDUFJ0ID.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/G66I/IDUFJ0ID/FVTG66IIDUFJ0ID.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/G66I/IDUFJ0ID/FVTG66IIDUFJ0ID.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory Depending on your view - and on the temperament of your resident feline photography subject - cats can be either totally easy to photograph, or totally challenging to photograph. In my experience, there doesn't seem to be much in between with cats - with photography or anything else related to them....
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:22:03 PDT
Weekly Baby Photo Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Weekly-Baby-Photo-Project/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:06:25 PDT
Quick, cheap, and awesome macro photo background! http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-cheap-and-awesome-macro-photo-background/
Quick, cheap, and awesome macro photo background! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/EV2K/IDR82SCQ/FPHEV2KIDR82SCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/EV2K/IDR82SCQ/FPHEV2KIDR82SCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/EV2K/IDR82SCQ/FPHEV2KIDR82SCQ.SMALL.jpg Instructomaker I recently made a very simple Instructable about how to convert a child-resistant bottle cap to adult friendly. The inspiration was not only to present that neat cap conversion process, but to utilize a really cool method of creating a super simple, endlessly versatile macro photography background ...
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:58:57 PDT
Outdoor Photography: Understanding Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Photography-Understanding-Light/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 21:42:21 PDT
Asteroids http://www.instructables.com/id/Asteroids/
Asteroids - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/7Y8I/IDQHY922/FI07Y8IIDQHY922.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/7Y8I/IDQHY922/FI07Y8IIDQHY922.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/7Y8I/IDQHY922/FI07Y8IIDQHY922.SMALL.jpg ataribeats Making Asteroids with panoramic pics in Photoshop!It all started when I moved to a very small town and wanted to get out constantly, but I couldn't. Because of that I started to look at things in a different way, in ways that helped me get out of this place and dive into a world of happiness. In thi...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 20:14:47 PDT
DIY/3D Printed Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY3D-Printed-Tirpod/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:54:18 PDT
Snowflake Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Snowflake-Photography/
Snowflake Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/OU05/IDQHOW3P/F5AOU05IDQHOW3P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/OU05/IDQHOW3P/F5AOU05IDQHOW3P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5A/OU05/IDQHOW3P/F5AOU05IDQHOW3P.SMALL.jpg hfb Over the past few winters, I have been looking at snowflakes to see what kind of crystals are falling in various winter storms. It can get really cold working on pictures outside but the results can be breathtaking when you get just the right one! We all know how hard it can be to see the delicate s...
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 20:02:18 PDT
Take multiple exposures on a polaroid spectra http://www.instructables.com/id/Materials-23/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:46:13 PDT
Essential Photography Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Essential-Photography-Guide/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 11:00:39 PDT
DIY Mobile Macro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mobile-Macro-Lens/
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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 06:35:37 PDT
How to Make Cross Stitch Pattern of Your Favorite Negative Film http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Cross-Stitch-Pattern-of-Your-Favorite-/
How to Make Cross Stitch Pattern of Your Favorite Negative Film - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/MTMJ/IDM02VZZ/FPEMTMJIDM02VZZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/MTMJ/IDM02VZZ/FPEMTMJIDM02VZZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/MTMJ/IDM02VZZ/FPEMTMJIDM02VZZ.SMALL.jpg antoniraj Want to turn one of your favorite negatives into Cross stitch pattern...?There is a very simple way... you do not require any special equipment other than your Laptop & Digital camera or any specialized software other than " MS Paint", available with Windows OS and "Microsoft Picture Manager", which...
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 08:41:01 PDT
Smartphone Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Photography/
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 11:25:19 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
Build a High Performance FPV Camera Quadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-High-Performance-FPV-Camera-Quadcopter/
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 10:43:04 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
Li-ion 12V Home-made USB Flashlight Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-ion-12V-Home-made-USB-Flashlight-Charger/
Li-ion 12V Home-made USB Flashlight Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SMALL.jpg yonatan24 This is a project is powered by a 12 VOLT 1.8 AMP hour Lithium Ion Battery that powers two flashlights (warm and cold), USB charger, And 12 VOLT output.This isn't a step by step tutorial because anyone can build it to fit their own needs, I'm just showing how I built it.There will be a video at the ...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 02:51:48 PDT
Making a Cell Phone Camera Polarizing Filter from Sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Cell-Phone-Camera-Polarizing-Filter-from-/
Making a Cell Phone Camera Polarizing Filter from Sunglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/R7V8/IDCXDT2Q/F9ER7V8IDCXDT2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/R7V8/IDCXDT2Q/F9ER7V8IDCXDT2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/R7V8/IDCXDT2Q/F9ER7V8IDCXDT2Q.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory So I've been tinkering around with the idea of using sunglasses lenses for a cell phone camera filter since I played with the DIY Dashboard Cover and took a photo through some sunglasses to illustrate how the sunglasses reduced the minor glare of the cover. I had really liked the effect, but wanted...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 06:33:14 PDT
DIY Hot-shoe Triggered Off Camera Flash, Out of a Disposable Film Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hot-shoe-Triggered-Off-Camera-Flash-Out-of-a-D/
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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 01:54:40 PDT
Photo Safari Tricks & Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Safari-Tricks-Tips/
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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 11:51:47 PDT
DELETE TOURISTS FROM TRAVEL PHOTOS http://www.instructables.com/id/DELETE-TOURISTS-FROM-TRAVEL-PHOTOS/
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:14:28 PDT
Easy 35 3D Printed Pinhole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-35-3D-Printed-Pinhole-Camera/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 20:27:56 PDT
Stroboscopic Zoomography http://www.instructables.com/id/Stroboscopic-Zoomography/
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Sat, 8 Aug 2015 16:16:10 PDT
Motion Blur Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Blur-Photography/
Motion Blur Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/W9PV/ID1SQQ46/FCTW9PVID1SQQ46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/W9PV/ID1SQQ46/FCTW9PVID1SQQ46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCT/W9PV/ID1SQQ46/FCTW9PVID1SQQ46.SMALL.jpg umami_tsunami We've all seen those glamorous action shots - the snowboarder finishing his jump off a ramp, the cars flying by on a race track, etc. In this Instructable, I'll be giving you some tips and tricks on how to create some interesting photographs of moving objects yourself! Even better, you don't need a ...
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 14:23:07 PDT
Product Photo Studio & Beautiful Artificial Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/Product-Photo-Studio-Beautiful-Artificial-Lighting/
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Fri, 7 Aug 2015 10:49:35 PDT
Cell Phone as Auxiliary Camera Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Cell-Phone-as-Auxiliary-Camera-Lens/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 20:00:36 PDT
Water Drop Macro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-water-drop-macro-lens/
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 11:52:34 PDT
Large Format Photo Area http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Format-Photo-Area/
Large Format Photo Area - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/71FM/ICX7UG28/FUR71FMICX7UG28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/71FM/ICX7UG28/FUR71FMICX7UG28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/71FM/ICX7UG28/FUR71FMICX7UG28.SMALL.jpg CovMakerDad Our makerspace produces a lot of projects that need photographing - for Instructables, our own website, Etsy stores, or elsewhere. We have a couple of small light boxes donated by members but for bigger projects we had nothing suitable. A few people had developed their own 'stop gap' solutions but n...
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Wed, 5 Aug 2015 16:08:52 PDT
How to Make Food Pics look appetizing with Props and Natural Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Food-Pics-look-appetizing-with-Props-a/
How to Make Food Pics look appetizing with Props and Natural Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/C9S4/ICX7L9DZ/FF7C9S4ICX7L9DZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/C9S4/ICX7L9DZ/FF7C9S4ICX7L9DZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/C9S4/ICX7L9DZ/FF7C9S4ICX7L9DZ.SMALL.jpg tastydelights A picture says a thousand words!There's nothing like taking a memorable picture and showing it to friends and family and getting fave reviews on how that picture looks and how it makes you feel when observing it.As an avid foodie myself and not a professional photographer, I have taken thousands of...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 14:05:15 PDT
Arduino high speed photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-high-speed-photography/
Arduino high speed photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/BUSJ/ICWG2866/FORBUSJICWG2866.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/BUSJ/ICWG2866/FORBUSJICWG2866.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOR/BUSJ/ICWG2866/FORBUSJICWG2866.SMALL.jpg JulianV4 In this instructable I will show you how I made an Arduino controlled high speed photography rig to be able to take pictures of liquid splashes. This rig can also be used to photograph other time sensitive things without modifications (like glass breaking) but I haven't done that yet. This instructa...
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Tue, 4 Aug 2015 00:14:29 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
In the Spotlight: How to See & Create Single Subject, High Impact Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/In-the-Spotlight-How-to-See-Create-Single-Subject-/
In the Spotlight: How to See & Create Single Subject, High Impact Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/4FPV/ICRXR9LT/F924FPVICRXR9LT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/4FPV/ICRXR9LT/F924FPVICRXR9LT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/4FPV/ICRXR9LT/F924FPVICRXR9LT.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory Some of the most powerful images are sometimes some of the most visually simple. Knowing how to capture a powerful image is important, but honing your observational skills so you can make the most of being in the right place at the right time is a big part of the process. We'll look at some tips...
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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 11:55:10 PDT
Overcoming the Roadblocks to Opening an Etsy Shop http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-and-Etsy-Overcoming-the-Road-Blocks/
Overcoming the Roadblocks to Opening an Etsy Shop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/XW4Z/ICRXOA51/F41XW4ZICRXOA51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/XW4Z/ICRXOA51/F41XW4ZICRXOA51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/XW4Z/ICRXOA51/F41XW4ZICRXOA51.SMALL.jpg BackyardSpruce I recently opened my Etsy shop BackyardSpruce selling needle felted creations and laser cut shadow boxes. Currently I have 14 items up which cost me a grand total of $2.80 USD (at $0.20/listing). It took me roughly three months from conception to opening to get everything just (mostly) right.What...
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Sat, 1 Aug 2015 16:11:38 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
DIY Photography LED Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Photography-LED-Lights/
DIY Photography LED Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/75KQ/ICPP28C3/FU175KQICPP28C3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/75KQ/ICPP28C3/FU175KQICPP28C3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/75KQ/ICPP28C3/FU175KQICPP28C3.SMALL.jpg Saiyam One of the most important aspect of taking a perfect, crisp photograph is to have good lighting. One of the best ways to have it is to use natural lighting. But what if you want to take pictures of your project to publish on instructables while sitting on your workshop? Well, natural light cannot re...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:59:12 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
The Natural Look: Portraits without Flash http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Natural-Look-Portraits-without-Flash/
The Natural Look: Portraits without Flash - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HWAO/ICMHJ91C/FPJHWAOICMHJ91C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HWAO/ICMHJ91C/FPJHWAOICMHJ91C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HWAO/ICMHJ91C/FPJHWAOICMHJ91C.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory I love natural light. For a while, I worked as a freelance photographer specializing in natural light portraiture and loved the opportunity it afforded to experiment with natural lighting in a variety of contexts, from family portraits to pet images. Maybe it's simply that I never mastered the nua...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:09:11 PDT
Custom Printed Bokeh http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Printed-Bokeh/
Custom Printed Bokeh - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/GW5J/ICM71CEX/FWBGW5JICM71CEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/GW5J/ICM71CEX/FWBGW5JICM71CEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/GW5J/ICM71CEX/FWBGW5JICM71CEX.SMALL.jpg dejan.maletic.77 If you want to change the look of the bokeh (out of focus lights) on your photos follow these simple steps and tips. Check more photos coming soon on damngood. Materials for this project These are the necessary materials for the project realization:1) image editing software2) transparent foil for...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:12:01 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/9ZZK/ICHHQOAE/F9M9ZZKICHHQOAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/9ZZK/ICHHQOAE/F9M9ZZKICHHQOAE.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Framed! The Art of Window Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Framed-The-Art-of-Window-Photography/
Framed! The Art of Window Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/PGTM/ICHHPAPI/FXXPGTMICHHPAPI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/PGTM/ICHHPAPI/FXXPGTMICHHPAPI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/PGTM/ICHHPAPI/FXXPGTMICHHPAPI.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory At Eureka! Factory, we've always loved photography. Going back a couple of generations, one grandparent was an itinerant photographer, traveling about shooting portraits in different towns, and our collection of tintypes shows a family love of photography dating to the mid-1800s. The first job, f...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:32:18 PDT
Simple Dolly with 3dprinted parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dolly-with-3dprinted-parts/
Simple Dolly with 3dprinted parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/5EX9/ICHHO7L3/FGR5EX9ICHHO7L3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/5EX9/ICHHO7L3/FGR5EX9ICHHO7L3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/5EX9/ICHHO7L3/FGR5EX9ICHHO7L3.SMALL.jpg ESOREL In this Instructable I will show you how I built a simple dolly that is quite stable but most important pretty cheap to build. For all the parts I payed less than 20€ and if you have some rollerblades wheels lying around at home the price to pay for this project becomes ridiculous. Of course you wil...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:37:22 PDT
Printable 360 Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Printable-360-Photography/
Printable 360 Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/J82N/ICG2CHQU/F9SJ82NICG2CHQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/J82N/ICG2CHQU/F9SJ82NICG2CHQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/J82N/ICG2CHQU/F9SJ82NICG2CHQU.SMALL.jpg WhitskyU Lista de Materiais-Fotografia panorâmica em 360-Blender-Pepakura Designer-Estilete-Cola Printable 360 Panoramic Photography Após escolher a fotografia a ser utilizada execute o programa Blender. Criando uma ico esfera Neste passo delete o objeto, a luz e crie um novo objeto de nome icosphere. ...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:12:54 PDT
Photography: Water Droplets http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-Water-Droplets/
Photography: Water Droplets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/0AW2/ICG2BX6L/FRD0AW2ICG2BX6L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/0AW2/ICG2BX6L/FRD0AW2ICG2BX6L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/0AW2/ICG2BX6L/FRD0AW2ICG2BX6L.SMALL.jpg illerin Capturing water droplets is a fun and easy thing to do. Here I will show you how to capture a droplet, along with how to change it's color without using any editing software! ​What you will need: 1. Camera with a flash 2. Len capable of capturing small objects(A zoom lens or any lens on a bellow ...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 13:15:13 PDT
iPhone 6 Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-6-Photography/
iPhone 6 Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/MR4R/ICE1WTCV/FZHMR4RICE1WTCV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/MR4R/ICE1WTCV/FZHMR4RICE1WTCV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/MR4R/ICE1WTCV/FZHMR4RICE1WTCV.SMALL.jpg zstarkovich I have loved the iPhone 6 ever since it came out and i got it. The camera is my favorite feature on it. Close Ups I love the iphone 6 camera because of how good of close up pictures you can take. The way that i take these amazing close ups is by holding the camera about 4 inches away from the sub...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:34:46 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
Make High Quality Pictures With Cheap Lenses http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-High-Quality-Pictures-With-Cheap-Lenses/
Make High Quality Pictures With Cheap Lenses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/MSAE/ICE1STEI/FF7MSAEICE1STEI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/MSAE/ICE1STEI/FF7MSAEICE1STEI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/MSAE/ICE1STEI/FF7MSAEICE1STEI.SMALL.jpg XXLRay If you are a video creator or photographer you know that different lenses for you camera are important to give your images good quality or a certain look. Depending on the purpose and your experience you very likely need multiple ones. But can you afford buying original lens after lens and to spend ...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 02:19:55 PDT
How To Take Perfect Photos Of People. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-Perfect-Photos-Of-People/
How To Take Perfect Photos Of People. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/3P8Z/IC6ICOD5/FF23P8ZIC6ICOD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/3P8Z/IC6ICOD5/FF23P8ZIC6ICOD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/3P8Z/IC6ICOD5/FF23P8ZIC6ICOD5.SMALL.jpg WesBeiko In this instructable you will learn how to take great photos of people. You can visit my website (link in profile) if you want to see some more of my work.The only things you will really need is a camera (Not cell phone) that can zoom, some type of reflective sheet, light or flash and the sun. Wh...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 08:24:11 PDT