Instructables: exploring - technology - Photography - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Dec 2014 06:26:26 PST BLOX v1.01 Cheap Product Photography in Under an Hour (Soft box) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Product-Photography-in-Under-an-Hour/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 09:18:40 PST
Simulate the Sun - DIY Photo Reflector for Portraits http://www.instructables.com/id/Simulate-the-Sun-DIY-Photo-Reflector-for-Portraits/
Simulate the Sun - DIY Photo Reflector for Portraits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/ES7D/I24M5YBC/FIWES7DI24M5YBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/ES7D/I24M5YBC/FIWES7DI24M5YBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/ES7D/I24M5YBC/FIWES7DI24M5YBC.SMALL.jpg gmjhowe Here is a short tutorial on how to make a reflector from an Ikea lampshade. After making some holes and putting in some bolts you will get a reflector which sits somewhere between being a high intensity reflector and a beauty dish.I have seen this particular lampshade turned into a beauty dish befor...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 08:09:28 PST
Photo Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Booth-2/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 08:50:34 PST
Capturing Full Body Scans in Color http://www.instructables.com/id/Capturing-Full-Body-Scans-in-Color/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 18:41:12 PST
Motion Triggered DSLR Remote System http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Triggered-DSLR-Remote-System/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 14:10:39 PDT
Panoramic iPad Camera Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/Panoramic-iPad-Camera-Spinner/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:23:22 PDT
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
DIY GoPro Extendable Pole http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoPro-Extendable-Pole/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:02:00 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
Creating a time-lapse with a GoPro http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-time-lapse-with-a-GoPro/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:52:51 PDT
Small Photobooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Photobooth/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:53:42 PDT
Home Darkroom design for small spaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Darkroom-design-for-small-spaces/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:43:50 PDT
Light Painters Palette 2.0 - A complete guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Painters-Palette-20-A-complete-guide/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 16:48:53 PDT
Custom Photobag from Recycled Material http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Photobag-from-Recycled-Material/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:54:58 PDT
35mm Slide Converter For Cellphone http://www.instructables.com/id/35mm-Slide-Converter-with-Cellphone/
35mm Slide Converter For Cellphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/CNV9/I0HYOVUB/FX5CNV9I0HYOVUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/CNV9/I0HYOVUB/FX5CNV9I0HYOVUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/CNV9/I0HYOVUB/FX5CNV9I0HYOVUB.SMALL.jpg barkergk SIMPLE & INEXPENSIVE HIGH QUALITY DIGITAL CONVERSION!This image I took of my wife lay unseen for more than 40 years. What other treasures await?You will need a short length of ABS or PVC pipe, saw, ruler, drill, sand paper (vellum paper and glue optional). Determine The Minimum Focus Of Cellphone ...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:02:14 PDT
smartphone + water = high speed photography http://www.instructables.com/id/smartphone-water-high-speed-photography/
smartphone + water = high speed photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QYYA/HZI8OW0X/FS3QYYAHZI8OW0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QYYA/HZI8OW0X/FS3QYYAHZI8OW0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QYYA/HZI8OW0X/FS3QYYAHZI8OW0X.SMALL.jpg shubham_bhatt Don't under estimate your smartphone camera in right hands the can give amazing results.No editing just a smartphone is used and no photoshop Keep calm and take out your camera do not worry if you have a cheap cell phone i have a xolo q1010i smart phone around $150. Don't bed afraid of the spla...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 07:05:28 PDT
Internet Photo Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Photo-Frame/
Internet Photo Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/7DNZ/HZ3YCN4R/FMU7DNZHZ3YCN4R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/7DNZ/HZ3YCN4R/FMU7DNZHZ3YCN4R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/7DNZ/HZ3YCN4R/FMU7DNZHZ3YCN4R.SMALL.jpg Beaconsfield Unlike most commercial frames, this digital picture frame connects to Flickr, allowing you to add and remove photos without a physical storage device, such as USB stick or SD card. A Raspberry Pi hidden inside the TV connects to the internet and automatically updates the pictures when the Flickr a...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:03:32 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
DIY 6x17 Panoramic Film Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-6x17-Panoramic-Film-Camera/
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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:03:51 PDT
how to take great photos with an iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-take-great-photos-with-an-iPhone/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:14:43 PDT
GoPro Clamp Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Clamp-Mount/
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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 10:41:47 PDT
underwater camera mount http://www.instructables.com/id/underwater-camera-mount/
underwater camera mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/WFHL/HYBDISWJ/F38WFHLHYBDISWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/WFHL/HYBDISWJ/F38WFHLHYBDISWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/WFHL/HYBDISWJ/F38WFHLHYBDISWJ.SMALL.jpg mcogan Aloha! Underwater camera mounts (or trays as they are technically called) cost an average of $100, they are very useful for someone interested in underwater photography because they add stability to your camera, leave you with a free hand and will lower the chances of dropping your camera to the dep...
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 16:33:42 PDT
How to make a RC Air Boat for videoing and fun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-RC-Air-Boat-for-videoing-and-fun/
How to make a RC Air Boat for videoing and fun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SMALL.jpg th3_jungle_inv3ntor Hi. When I don't have much going on and I have a little time to spend, I like coming up with something fun. Thus the JUNGLE AIR BOAT! This was my first try with a remote control air boat. I wanted something simple to make, something that wouldn't cost me anything, and something that was stable and s...
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:06:52 PDT
Kitemapping http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitemapping/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:00:26 PDT
Incredible Steel Wool Photography! http://www.instructables.com/id/Incredible-Steel-Wool-Photography/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:53:14 PDT
Easy Webcam Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Webcam-Microscope/
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 15:30:37 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
Video Skate Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Skate-Dolly/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 17:53:52 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
360 Rotating Platform with fixed central platform http://www.instructables.com/id/360-Rotating-Platform-with-fixed-central-platform/
360 Rotating Platform with fixed central platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SMALL.jpg pigsfoot Hopefully the instruction below along with the photos will allow anyone with some basic DIY skills to create their own version of this platform and hopefully improve on the design somewhat. Reading around on the interweb looks like the DIY shops in the US are much better equipped than in the UK so m...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 03:19:21 PDT
3D Printed Underwater Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Underwater-Camera/
3D Printed Underwater Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/ALR3/HVPX6IMP/FFBALR3HVPX6IMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/ALR3/HVPX6IMP/FFBALR3HVPX6IMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/ALR3/HVPX6IMP/FFBALR3HVPX6IMP.SMALL.jpg MoonLanding Selecting an underwater camera is not easy: there is no one best or right underwater camera to buy, but rather the best or right camera for your specific needs and most unfortunately: your budget restrictions.To shoot underwater photography you will need a digital camera and a waterproof housing des...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 19:17:11 PDT
Arduino+Stepper Motor Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoStepper-Motor-Camera-Slider/
Arduino+Stepper Motor Camera Slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/DEUK/HUU1F95B/FWJDEUKHUU1F95B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/DEUK/HUU1F95B/FWJDEUKHUU1F95B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/DEUK/HUU1F95B/FWJDEUKHUU1F95B.SMALL.jpg martinbolton This is a trial and error / design and development process which I followed in developing a camera slider for creating time-lapse video clips on my DSLR camera. The idea came from using standard Aluminium extrusions I have available at hardware stores, and create a slider chassis / dolly which is ab...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 14:52:41 PDT
Kirlian Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Kirlian-Machine-1/
Kirlian Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/1OG0/HO0Q2VF4/F801OG0HO0Q2VF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/1OG0/HO0Q2VF4/F801OG0HO0Q2VF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/1OG0/HO0Q2VF4/F801OG0HO0Q2VF4.SMALL.jpg thiagohersan The process that we’re trying to replicate is called Kirlian photography, or electrophotography, and it is a way to capture images by ionizing moisture particles in the air around an object. Or… by exciting its aura. Basically, what we need to build a high-voltage, high-frequency, low-amperage signa...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 08:30:21 PST
a linear laser brush for painting with light http://www.instructables.com/id/a-simple-laser-brush-for-painting-with-light/
a linear laser brush for painting with light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2D8T/HUJS40O0/FEZ2D8THUJS40O0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2D8T/HUJS40O0/FEZ2D8THUJS40O0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2D8T/HUJS40O0/FEZ2D8THUJS40O0.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you love photography and experimenting with special effects you will be happy to know that with a very simple circuit and a cheap laser you can easily build a sort of laser "scanner" to take impressive photos and portrait. My project was born from a more complex automated laser scanner idea, and ...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 09:03:32 PDT
3D Printed, Ultralight, 3-axis Modular Time-Lapse Motion Control System http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Ultralight-3-axis-Modular-Time-Lapse-Mo/
3D Printed, Ultralight, 3-axis Modular Time-Lapse Motion Control System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/DE1Z/HUDMSNDI/FM3DE1ZHUDMSNDI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/DE1Z/HUDMSNDI/FM3DE1ZHUDMSNDI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM3/DE1Z/HUDMSNDI/FM3DE1ZHUDMSNDI.SMALL.jpg Doug Urquhart This is the story of my first 3D printing project and how it helped to drastically reduce the overall weight of my 3-axis motion control time-lapse dolly system for easier transport on multi-day backcountry, backpacking trips. Not only did my first 3D printing project shave serious weight (in comp...
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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:30:21 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
Growing Rock Candy In Under 24 Hours (Includes Time Lapse) http://www.instructables.com/id/Growing-Rock-Candy-In-Under-24-Hours-With-Time-Lap/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/182X/HU841UR6/FPT182XHU841UR6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/182X/HU841UR6/FPT182XHU841UR6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/182X/HU841UR6/FPT182XHU841UR6.SMALL.jpg TrollFaceTheMan   Please vote if you like it!! Hello Yotubers TrollFaceTheMan Here...     I had been Looking around about Crystal Growth and such and decided to re-try an experiment I had always failed at in the past, making rock candy... Why had I always failed it..? Well patience has never been my strong suit...
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 02:16:45 PDT
Sliding Pictures Shadow Box Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliding-Pictures-Shadow-Box-Frame/
Sliding Pictures Shadow Box Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/YX6M/HT20Y5X1/FNQYX6MHT20Y5X1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/YX6M/HT20Y5X1/FNQYX6MHT20Y5X1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/YX6M/HT20Y5X1/FNQYX6MHT20Y5X1.SMALL.jpg mad213 A few months ago I saw a sliding picture shadow box frame in a small arts gift store in my hometown. I absolutely loved the idea and wanted to make my mom a custom frame with photographs from her recent trip to Spain. It was a great weekend afternoon project and it turned out really well! It's a fun...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:10:12 PDT
LED SunGun http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-SunGun/
LED SunGun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/WPH1/HR0ASVB2/FSOWPH1HR0ASVB2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/WPH1/HR0ASVB2/FSOWPH1HR0ASVB2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/WPH1/HR0ASVB2/FSOWPH1HR0ASVB2.SMALL.jpg Dipankar Intro: A follower of mine on Instructables wanted to build a LED light to be used in Photography and wanted my help, so I took up the challenge and built this LED SUN GUN  which runs on AC.  It is cheap in comparison to the ones sold in the market and as it runs on AC there is no battery ...
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 07:38:10 PST
How to make custom grips for your camera using sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-custom-grips-for-your-camera-using-sug/
How to make custom grips for your camera using sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/5BCG/HRCK0M0O/FUH5BCGHRCK0M0O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/5BCG/HRCK0M0O/FUH5BCGHRCK0M0O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/5BCG/HRCK0M0O/FUH5BCGHRCK0M0O.SMALL.jpg projectsugru This guide will show you how to create custom grips for you camera using sugru. sugru is a self-setting rubber that can be formed by hand. It moulds like play-dough, bonds to almost anything and turns into a strong, flexible silicone rubber overnight. It feels soft to touch when cured, but is al...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 10:19:54 PST
Dummy Monitor for Photo Shoots and Product Demos http://www.instructables.com/id/Dummy-Monitor-for-Photo-Shoots-and-Product-Demos/
Dummy Monitor for Photo Shoots and Product Demos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/YF1Y/H1426LYK/F29YF1YH1426LYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/YF1Y/H1426LYK/F29YF1YH1426LYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/YF1Y/H1426LYK/F29YF1YH1426LYK.SMALL.jpg jackzylkin For my home business (usbtypewriter.com) I do a lot of product photography showing customized computer workstations.  But setting up a computer workstation for a photo shoot involves a lot of setup (since I have to move the entire workstation from my actual desk over to the photo set), and the ugly ...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 11:31:03 PDT
Cheap and effective filters (solar) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-effective-filters-solar/
Cheap and effective filters (solar) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/043A/HQ5W5DUE/FMS043AHQ5W5DUE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/043A/HQ5W5DUE/FMS043AHQ5W5DUE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/043A/HQ5W5DUE/FMS043AHQ5W5DUE.SMALL.jpg trophygeek You can buy solar film (thin plastic sheets) at a very reasonable prices online. However, the sheet format isn't great for photography, telescopes or binoculars. You can by them as screw-on filters, but the cost gets a bit ridiculous and the size selection is limited. This instructable is trivial, ...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 17:17:48 PST
UFO project - Color Changing Glowing Radio Controlled Airplane - RGB LEDs are awesome! http://www.instructables.com/id/UFO-project-Color-Changing-Glowing-Radio-Controlle/
UFO project - Color Changing Glowing Radio Controlled Airplane - RGB LEDs are awesome! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/GD4W/HPKJBDP0/FPAGD4WHPKJBDP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/GD4W/HPKJBDP0/FPAGD4WHPKJBDP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPA/GD4W/HPKJBDP0/FPAGD4WHPKJBDP0.SMALL.jpg roballoba I love R/C Airplanes. I love things that light up. I love photography. put them together and you can play at night! This is just in time for the make it glow contest. ***********     PLEASE VOTE FOR MY INSTRUCTABLE IF YOU LIKE WHAT YOU SEE HERE  *********** Please favorite and follow to see upcomi...
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Tue, 24 Dec 2013 01:35:04 PST
Multi Color Light Up Glowing Sword - RGB LEDs for painting with light. http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Color-Light-Up-Glowing-Sword-RGB-LEDs-for-pa/
Multi Color Light Up Glowing Sword - RGB LEDs for painting with light. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/3LXC/HP81Y37X/F0Z3LXCHP81Y37X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/3LXC/HP81Y37X/F0Z3LXCHP81Y37X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/3LXC/HP81Y37X/F0Z3LXCHP81Y37X.SMALL.jpg roballoba I just got new blades for my windshield wipers and the package instantly made me want to start sword fighting. Blinky light swords for painting with light?!?!!? YES!!! You can create this project for: Photography Special effects called Painting with light Fun glowing sword for costumes Fairy Prince...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 16:55:04 PST
How to Do Arduino-Controlled Intelligent Time-Lapse Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Do-Arduino-Controlled-Intelligent-Time-Laps/
How to Do Arduino-Controlled Intelligent Time-Lapse Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/4ZS6/HOW0IFWX/FH94ZS6HOW0IFWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/4ZS6/HOW0IFWX/FH94ZS6HOW0IFWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/4ZS6/HOW0IFWX/FH94ZS6HOW0IFWX.SMALL.jpg hlesliebole Project: Light-Sensitive and Adjustable Dynamic Time-Lapse Photography By Holden Leslie-Bole Approximate cost: $70 without the camera I've been doing some time-lapse photography with my GoPro HERO3 for a while now, and I've gotten some great footage.  There have been times, however, when I've wan...
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 10:45:29 PST
High Speed Outdoor Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Speed-Outdoor-Photography/
High Speed Outdoor Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/ZS2P/HO7XN77B/FX2ZS2PHO7XN77B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/ZS2P/HO7XN77B/FX2ZS2PHO7XN77B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/ZS2P/HO7XN77B/FX2ZS2PHO7XN77B.SMALL.jpg sebrub High speed photography is generally carried out in a dark room with dedicated equipment (controlled remote flash for example)... The instructable proposed here enables to make high speed photography outside (and enjoy the sun!), in less than 2 hours with some generic DIY basic tools. The principle ...
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 07:51:29 PST
Articulated Camera Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulated-Camera-Stand/
Articulated Camera Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/0FD9/HO0PYDGQ/FFF0FD9HO0PYDGQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/0FD9/HO0PYDGQ/FFF0FD9HO0PYDGQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/0FD9/HO0PYDGQ/FFF0FD9HO0PYDGQ.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos A tripod is usually the best way to take a steady picture. But there are a lot of times when a tripod isn't convenient to use. One alternative is to mount your camera on an articulated arm that is mounted off to one side. This will still hold your camera steady but it will be able to get angles ...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 04:06:06 PST
Simple timelapse camera using Raspberry Pi and a coffee tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-timelapse-camera-using-Raspberry-Pi-and-a-c/
Simple timelapse camera using Raspberry Pi and a coffee tin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/Q8X4/HO239AVQ/FR2Q8X4HO239AVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/Q8X4/HO239AVQ/FR2Q8X4HO239AVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/Q8X4/HO239AVQ/FR2Q8X4HO239AVQ.SMALL.jpg fotosyn Whilst developing BerryCam I thought it would be pretty cool to create a timelapse camera that could be left outdoors over a period of time, to capture a sequence of images that could be later joined together into a video clip. From the outset thoughts turned to housing everything in an ‘Illy’ coffe...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 03:34:10 PST
Stop Motion Camera Dolly From Re-purposed Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Stop-Motion-Camera-Dolly-From-Re-purposed-Parts/
Stop Motion Camera Dolly From Re-purposed Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/RJJJ/HNQYAIN6/FUXRJJJHNQYAIN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/RJJJ/HNQYAIN6/FUXRJJJHNQYAIN6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/RJJJ/HNQYAIN6/FUXRJJJHNQYAIN6.SMALL.jpg wireb This Instructable describes the creation of a camera dolly from re-purposed parts. The dolly was created to film our Instructables Creative Reuse Hackerspace Challenge Night Stop Motion Video Our final video can be seen below: In the theme of creative reuse, the dolly was mostly created out of old...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 20:39:32 PST
sprocket hole photography http://www.instructables.com/id/sprocket-hole-photography/
sprocket hole photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8OZZ/HO0Q53RO/FWB8OZZHO0Q53RO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8OZZ/HO0Q53RO/FWB8OZZHO0Q53RO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/8OZZ/HO0Q53RO/FWB8OZZHO0Q53RO.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Sprocket hole photography (or full sprocket photography) is the method that exposes the full width of 35mm film, including the sprocket holes, in the exposure. This creates some very unique results and is a fun project to experiment with. In this project I'll show you how to expose 35mm film in a me...
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 11:30:08 PST