Instructables: exploring - technology - Photography http://www.instructables.com Sat, 28 May 2016 15:38:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 PiLapseRails http://www.instructables.com/id/PiLapseRails/
PiLapseRails - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/8DZZ/IOOXLD5N/FX28DZZIOOXLD5N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/8DZZ/IOOXLD5N/FX28DZZIOOXLD5N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/8DZZ/IOOXLD5N/FX28DZZIOOXLD5N.SMALL.jpg Joosep A Raspberry Pi powered timelapse rig controlled through a web app on your phone. When looking into time lapse rails, i ran across David Hunt’s post on building a DIY version using raspberry PI. The article was quite nice with a lot of information on the hardware… i however did not want to buy an ex...
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Fri, 27 May 2016 10:23:35 PDT
Drone Build: Q850 Trooper Quadcopter & APM 2.6 FC: Standard frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Drone-Build-Q850-Trooper-Quadcopter-Standard-Frame/
Drone Build: Q850 Trooper Quadcopter & APM 2.6 FC: Standard frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/MLUW/IOO54EDE/FHIMLUWIOO54EDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/MLUW/IOO54EDE/FHIMLUWIOO54EDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/MLUW/IOO54EDE/FHIMLUWIOO54EDE.SMALL.jpg RNDrones This video covers unboxing and a 'Quick & Easy Build Manual' for the RCTimer Q850 Trooper carbon fibre quadcopter using the standard frame kit i.e. no integrated PCB/PDB. The maximum distance between motors is 850mm. This is a powerful heavy-lifter drone.Components:RCTimer Products: - Q850 Trooper c...
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Thu, 26 May 2016 09:12:38 PDT
ZeusCam A-G4 3 axis GoPro gimbal for drones: Setup and test flights http://www.instructables.com/id/ZeusCam-A-G4-3-Axis-GoPro-Gimbal-for-Drones-Simple/
ZeusCam A-G4 3 axis GoPro gimbal for drones: Setup and test flights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/ZUZD/IOLR98LN/FOGZUZDIOLR98LN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/ZUZD/IOLR98LN/FOGZUZDIOLR98LN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/ZUZD/IOLR98LN/FOGZUZDIOLR98LN.SMALL.jpg RNDrones The Zeuscam A-G4 gimbal for GoPro cameras worked pretty much out of the box, however there is (as always) some setup work required before you can use it. Here's the gimbal specification: 3-axis gimbal with brushless motors; Aluminium Body; AlexMos/SimpleBGC 32 bit controller; - Integrated controller...
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Wed, 25 May 2016 05:55:46 PDT
Dreamy Glow Effect - Photoshop Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Dreamy-Glow-Effect-Photoshop-Tutorial/
Dreamy Glow Effect - Photoshop Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/1QU4/IOH8Q5JP/FDT1QU4IOH8Q5JP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/1QU4/IOH8Q5JP/FDT1QU4IOH8Q5JP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/1QU4/IOH8Q5JP/FDT1QU4IOH8Q5JP.SMALL.jpg photoshoptutorials Dreamy Glow Effect In PhotoshopDownload the images I used hereView all my tutorials hereIf you're new to our content, don't forget to subscribe to use on YouTube.
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Sun, 22 May 2016 22:07:48 PDT
Drone Tower Ground Station App': Part 3: Dronies: Generate, Edit & Fly + Flight Test http://www.instructables.com/id/Drone-Tower-Ground-Station-App-Part-3-Dronies-Gene/
Drone Tower Ground Station App': Part 3: Dronies: Generate, Edit & Fly + Flight Test - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/IGO8/IOKBVU97/FGAIGO8IOKBVU97.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/IGO8/IOKBVU97/FGAIGO8IOKBVU97.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/IGO8/IOKBVU97/FGAIGO8IOKBVU97.SMALL.jpg RNDrones 3DR Drone Tower App': Ground Station Solution for APM & Pixhawk flight controllers using Android mobile devices. Part 3: Dronies. This is how you get your drone to take the ultimate Selfie. You can set the parameters, like height and distance and just tap the screen and off it goes...This video is i...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 08:24:02 PDT
Tarot T-3D 3-axis Drone gimbal for GoPro: Options to build & fit (+ flight tests) http://www.instructables.com/id/Options-to-Build-Fit-the-Tarot-T-3D-Gimbal-for-GoP/
Tarot T-3D 3-axis Drone gimbal for GoPro: Options to build & fit (+ flight tests) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/19KQ/IOKBVX3N/FHS19KQIOKBVX3N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/19KQ/IOKBVX3N/FHS19KQIOKBVX3N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/19KQ/IOKBVX3N/FHS19KQIOKBVX3N.SMALL.jpg RNDrones The gimbal comes ready built but it's not quite 'plug & play' hence this 'Tarot T4-3D 3-axis gimbal: Build, Review, Test and Comparison with Tarot T-2D gimbal'. You get a cable to attach the gimbal to the flight controller and a cable loom to attach to your Rx and AV Out as well as an adapter to con...
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Sun, 22 May 2016 08:24:02 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Z75V/IOEKJVNJ/FV2Z75VIOEKJVNJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV2/Z75V/IOEKJVNJ/FV2Z75VIOEKJVNJ.SQUARE.jpg http://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/
Sweeping Remote Controlled Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/AWK4/IOEM0PO7/FWSAWK4IOEM0PO7.SMALL.jpg THertz This camera mount gives you the ability to control it from a distance and rotate it 180 degrees. I will be using a GoPro in my project, but you can use almost any camera that you can secure to the mount.Also in this instructable we will learn how to control a servo motor with remote control, this wi...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 19:30:41 PDT
Image Relief in Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/Image-Relief-in-Oil/
Image Relief in Oil - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/CTJG/IOEKAP4Y/F6LCTJGIOEKAP4Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/CTJG/IOEKAP4Y/F6LCTJGIOEKAP4Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/CTJG/IOEKAP4Y/F6LCTJGIOEKAP4Y.SMALL.gif mkoehle This instructable is the next iteration of my image-to-relief project. It is similar to the water relief (http://www.instructables.com/id/Image-Relief-in-Wa... in that I created a two layer relief made up of a tinted, semi-transparent layer over a lighter colored base layer. By varying the depth of ...
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Thu, 19 May 2016 08:08:01 PDT
Image Relief in Resin http://www.instructables.com/id/Image-Relief-in-Resin/
Image Relief in Resin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/JBIY/IOLP4WGV/F8VJBIYIOLP4WGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/JBIY/IOLP4WGV/F8VJBIYIOLP4WGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/JBIY/IOLP4WGV/F8VJBIYIOLP4WGV.SMALL.jpg mkoehle This instructable is about machining into layers of resin, each a different shade, to reveal a photograph. When you were a kid, did you ever crayon one color over another, and then scratch into it to reveal the first color? This instructable is along the same idea, but with multiple layers of color,...
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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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/VHCX/IOA9MQZV/FFSVHCXIOA9MQZV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFS/VHCX/IOA9MQZV/FFSVHCXIOA9MQZV.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/UETL/IO4LW0LS/FAZUETLIO4LW0LS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAZ/UETL/IO4LW0LS/FAZUETLIO4LW0LS.SQUARE.jpg http://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
How to shoot a hyper lapse with your DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Shoot-a-Hyper-Lapse-With-Your-DSLR/
How to shoot a hyper lapse with your DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/3MMA/IO0GDQ4A/F203MMAIO0GDQ4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/3MMA/IO0GDQ4A/F203MMAIO0GDQ4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/3MMA/IO0GDQ4A/F203MMAIO0GDQ4A.SMALL.jpg CalThomson Hyperlapse Tutorial - How to shoot a long exposure hyper lapse with your DSLRhttp://www.calthomson.comI've been shooting time-lapse videos for about a year now and have only just discovered the art of hyper lapse. Last week I went out into Manchester, UK to shoot some long exposure hyper lapse video...
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Tue, 10 May 2016 09:28:21 PDT
Kirlian homemade photography device. http://www.instructables.com/id/Kirlian-Homemade-Photography-Device/
Kirlian homemade photography device. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/ZH1F/INUV69P7/FP5ZH1FINUV69P7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/ZH1F/INUV69P7/FP5ZH1FINUV69P7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/ZH1F/INUV69P7/FP5ZH1FINUV69P7.SMALL.jpg GEORGE CHANIOTAKIS Over the past Days...I decided to make amazing high voltage photos and videos, But my method is a registration of electrical discharges using thin glass frame & water "Glass box with water!"If you like my Demonstration Please click the "like" button, subscribe my channel, and share this with your fr...
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Sat, 7 May 2016 13:54:08 PDT
Motorized TimeLapse Rig http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorized-TimeLapse-Rig/
Motorized TimeLapse Rig - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/PWPU/INS18SHB/FYOPWPUINS18SHB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/PWPU/INS18SHB/FYOPWPUINS18SHB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/PWPU/INS18SHB/FYOPWPUINS18SHB.SMALL.jpg borsaci06 My DIY timelapse rig... As a DIYer I made a micoprocessor based Timelapse rig which has a linear motion and panning at the same time... fully customizable setup with 1 steps precision... time interval and speed adjustable with forward and reverse... I wrote the software running on Arduino and the ha...
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Thu, 5 May 2016 02:25:50 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/PKSR/INM7N03J/F50PKSRINM7N03J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/PKSR/INM7N03J/F50PKSRINM7N03J.SQUARE.jpg http://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
How to Take Beautiful Pictures of Scenic Things http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Take-Beautiful-Pictures-of-Scenic-Things/
How to Take Beautiful Pictures of Scenic Things - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/V63A/INM7Q0LG/FJMV63AINM7Q0LG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/V63A/INM7Q0LG/FJMV63AINM7Q0LG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/V63A/INM7Q0LG/FJMV63AINM7Q0LG.SMALL.jpg ColorfulCrafter819 Today I will show you guys how to take good pictures with you Apple products! (iPhone, iPod, iPad, etc) What You'll need! This is pretty obvious, but I'm going to list them anyways. ?1) your Apple product 2) dry fingers (?, but trust me, it helps!)That's really all. Taking the Picture All you...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 18:11:04 PDT
Arduino time lapse slider http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Time-Lapse-Slider/
Arduino time lapse slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/CWD1/INNEGTHL/F7VCWD1INNEGTHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/CWD1/INNEGTHL/F7VCWD1INNEGTHL.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Bring back to life a Vixen SP mount for astrophotography http://www.instructables.com/id/Bring-Back-to-Life-a-Vixen-SP-Mount-for-Astrophoto/
Bring back to life a Vixen SP mount for astrophotography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/FEZK/INJ4596R/FHFFEZKINJ4596R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/FEZK/INJ4596R/FHFFEZKINJ4596R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/FEZK/INJ4596R/FHFFEZKINJ4596R.SMALL.jpg ChristianP55 I bought this mount a long time ago and it rested years in the basement. I thought about to use it (again) to make astrophotography.This led to some steps I had to do: I had clean the whole mount and remove the old, chewy grease out of all bearings. I followed the instructions on Optimierung Vixen...
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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:37:08 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/QB91/INETVG3T/FQ5QB91INETVG3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/QB91/INETVG3T/FQ5QB91INETVG3T.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/FRDO/IN35QUP8/FKIFRDOIN35QUP8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/FRDO/IN35QUP8/FKIFRDOIN35QUP8.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SI6M/IOELZD1M/FALSI6MIOELZD1M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAL/SI6M/IOELZD1M/FALSI6MIOELZD1M.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/ANTY/IN7OPRXD/FURANTYIN7OPRXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/ANTY/IN7OPRXD/FURANTYIN7OPRXD.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/Q0I7/IN3GGWLK/FISQ0I7IN3GGWLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/Q0I7/IN3GGWLK/FISQ0I7IN3GGWLK.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Photographing owls and other nocturnal animals http://www.instructables.com/id/Fotografando-Corujas-E-Outros-Bichos-Noturnos/
Photographing owls and other nocturnal animals - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/Y61T/IN235Y6Q/FJMY61TIN235Y6Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/Y61T/IN235Y6Q/FJMY61TIN235Y6Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJM/Y61T/IN235Y6Q/FJMY61TIN235Y6Q.SMALL.jpg Arne Saknussem Quem gosta de fotografar a vida selvagem a noite, sente dificuldades na hora de operar a máquina fotográfica e uma fonte de luz, ao mesmo tempo.Então, para solucionar esse problema, criei este artifício simples e barato, feito a partir de objetos retirados de sucata.Os detalhes construtivos não têm ...
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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 07:26:16 PDT
Z-Rack Light Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Z-Rack-Light-Wall/
Z-Rack Light Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/RL81/IMW97GKI/FYYRL81IMW97GKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/RL81/IMW97GKI/FYYRL81IMW97GKI.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Long Term Time Lapse Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Term-Time-Lapse-Enclosure/
Long Term Time Lapse Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/4CDL/IN3GHB7X/F2U4CDLIN3GHB7X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/4CDL/IN3GHB7X/F2U4CDLIN3GHB7X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/4CDL/IN3GHB7X/F2U4CDLIN3GHB7X.SMALL.jpg MichaelMikkelson I have an opportunity to capture a construction project over about 8 months using time lapse photography. I have an old Canon G11 camera that I can use to capture the time lapse sequence. This prototype enclosure will be securely mounted on a pole at the job site and take pictures every 30 minutes...
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Wed, 6 Apr 2016 10:17:24 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/FUDU/IMK66X2L/FL4FUDUIMK66X2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL4/FUDU/IMK66X2L/FL4FUDUIMK66X2L.SQUARE.jpg http://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
MOD Linterna RGB-POV (Ideal para Fotografos) http://www.instructables.com/id/MOD-Linterna-RGB-POV-Ideal-Para-Fotografos/
MOD Linterna RGB-POV (Ideal para Fotografos) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/K2VL/IMHYR0J9/FTIK2VLIMHYR0J9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/K2VL/IMHYR0J9/FTIK2VLIMHYR0J9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/K2VL/IMHYR0J9/FTIK2VLIMHYR0J9.SMALL.jpg MaxiFemenia123 Hola instructables!Quiero compartir con ustedes este sencillo y maravilloso proyecto, el cual consiste en modificar una linterna led comun la cual se alimenta de 3 pilas AAA, agregando un led 5050 RGB y controlando a traves de PIC12F675.A simple vista , utiliza un solo led ¿porque? , se debe a que n...
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Sat, 2 Apr 2016 08:21:05 PDT
Harness the Speed Force (make Your Hand Look Like the Reverse Flash's) http://www.instructables.com/id/Harness-the-Speed-Force-make-Your-Hand-Look-Like-t/
Harness the Speed Force (make Your Hand Look Like the Reverse Flash's) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/G87B/IMDZBTD9/F9UG87BIMDZBTD9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/G87B/IMDZBTD9/F9UG87BIMDZBTD9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/G87B/IMDZBTD9/F9UG87BIMDZBTD9.SMALL.jpg ranwithjesus If you watch the Flash on CW, you will love this trick. This Instructable will show you how to take a picture of someone, and make their hand look like the Reverse Flash's. I use long exposure to make the hand look like it's vibrating. I hope you like it! You need: Either a smartphone or a camera...
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 08:28:03 PDT
Light Nib http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Nib/
Light Nib - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/KWD4/IMDODZYX/F20KWD4IMDODZYX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F20/KWD4/IMDODZYX/F20KWD4IMDODZYX.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/ZUII/IMCB6LN6/FKLZUIIIMCB6LN6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/ZUII/IMCB6LN6/FKLZUIIIMCB6LN6.SQUARE.jpg http://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
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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ZN4T/IMCB47UA/FIAZN4TIMCB47UA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ZN4T/IMCB47UA/FIAZN4TIMCB47UA.SQUARE.jpg http://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
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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/08F7/IM80RPSX/FWN08F7IM80RPSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/08F7/IM80RPSX/FWN08F7IM80RPSX.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Capacitor Spark iPhone Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Capacitor-Spark-IPhone-Photography/
Capacitor Spark iPhone Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/UBXM/IM3ODAUZ/FS1UBXMIM3ODAUZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/UBXM/IM3ODAUZ/FS1UBXMIM3ODAUZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/UBXM/IM3ODAUZ/FS1UBXMIM3ODAUZ.SMALL.jpg John_Singleton_ In this Instructable I will show you how to take really cool capacitor spark photographs with an iPhone iPod or iPad and other phones. What You Need What you need-Phone camera (I used an iPod touch)Wall transformer (9v or above for big sparks)Capacitor (I used a 200 volt capacitor)Something metal...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 14:38:01 PDT
Believe: Manipulation – Photoshop Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Believe-Manipulation-Photoshop-Tutorial/
Believe: Manipulation – Photoshop Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/IRJD/IM290ETI/FS2IRJDIM290ETI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/IRJD/IM290ETI/FS2IRJDIM290ETI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/IRJD/IM290ETI/FS2IRJDIM290ETI.SMALL.jpg photoshoptutorials In this Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a surreal fantasy scene using a forest background, model image, butterflies and rain Photoshop brushes for free. We’ll be using plenty of adjustment layers to match color and exposure, adding objects such as butterflies and will be ...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 09:54:57 PDT
3D Printed Photos Using Two Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Photos-in-Grayscale-Using-Two-Materials/
3D Printed Photos Using Two Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/Z9L0/IM2B2NUG/F9EZ9L0IM2B2NUG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/Z9L0/IM2B2NUG/F9EZ9L0IM2B2NUG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9E/Z9L0/IM2B2NUG/F9EZ9L0IM2B2NUG.SMALL.jpg mkoehle Welcome to my Instructable about making photos with 3d printers! There are other Instructables about using 3D printers to make lithopanes, but this one is a little different in that we will make full grayscale images, with no backlighting necessary. This is accomplished by printing a thin layer of o...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 04:39:42 PDT
Better Laptops Through Velcro http://www.instructables.com/id/Better-Laptops-Through-Velcro/
Better Laptops Through Velcro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/CTHV/ILWLBIVU/FWUCTHVILWLBIVU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/CTHV/ILWLBIVU/FWUCTHVILWLBIVU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/CTHV/ILWLBIVU/FWUCTHVILWLBIVU.SMALL.jpg DIWesser My problem:I am a photographer. Currently, I'm mostly doing events and weddings, but I would like to transition travel photography and/or photojournalism. As such, I spend a lot of time with portable hard drives and card readers plugged into my laptop. This is not a problem when I'm sitting at a lar...
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Fri, 18 Mar 2016 09:47:04 PDT
Expressions in Green: Green Screen in the Classroom http://www.instructables.com/id/Expressions-in-Green-Green-Screen-in-the-Classroom/
Expressions in Green: Green Screen in the Classroom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/XTSV/ILTOA261/FR3XTSVILTOA261.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/XTSV/ILTOA261/FR3XTSVILTOA261.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/XTSV/ILTOA261/FR3XTSVILTOA261.SMALL.jpg Brooklyntonia Green screens are often used to add a cool background to a presentation, but how can it be used in an art classroom to create original works of art? I was a K-2 art teacher for 6+ years, and I am now teaching at a high school. My students, young and younger, have used a green screen in various ways ...
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Tue, 15 Mar 2016 18:53:46 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
Basics for Phone Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Basics-for-Phone-Photography/
Basics for Phone Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/3YR1/ILCH9M35/F8J3YR1ILCH9M35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/3YR1/ILCH9M35/F8J3YR1ILCH9M35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/3YR1/ILCH9M35/F8J3YR1ILCH9M35.SMALL.jpg Flabbydog14 Please enjoy and follow! Try out these skills!Flabbydog14 Small light seeping photos First you have to make sure that the sun or light is shining halfway over the main object. The you must focus the screen and shot. Try not to move to avoid blurriness. Then you focus the screen and snap the p...
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 13:03:58 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/EI2V/ILA1A8FC/FMBEI2VILA1A8FC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/EI2V/ILA1A8FC/FMBEI2VILA1A8FC.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/WGU3/IL6XI0SB/F76WGU3IL6XI0SB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/WGU3/IL6XI0SB/F76WGU3IL6XI0SB.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Digital Light Wand ENG/FIN http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Light-Wand-ENGFIN/
Digital Light Wand ENG/FIN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/OCD2/IL15N7GR/F1JOCD2IL15N7GR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/OCD2/IL15N7GR/F1JOCD2IL15N7GR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/OCD2/IL15N7GR/F1JOCD2IL15N7GR.SMALL.jpg sami.savijarvi This tutorial is not originally mine, but i tweaked it a little and also made full instructables for here.Original tutorial is by Micheal Ross a.k.a TxPilot and his tutorial can be found over here: http://mrossphoto.com/digital-light-wand/So, about DLW a little. Its a stick with controllable LEDs a...
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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 01:25:25 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/PFSQ/IL17P9C6/FGPPFSQIL17P9C6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/PFSQ/IL17P9C6/FGPPFSQIL17P9C6.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/SKHB/IKZSDB6Z/F8PSKHBIKZSDB6Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/SKHB/IKZSDB6Z/F8PSKHBIKZSDB6Z.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/38V6/IKZQ4O8B/FGR38V6IKZQ4O8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/38V6/IKZQ4O8B/FGR38V6IKZQ4O8B.SQUARE.jpg http://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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PJTI/IKRNU13M/FU6PJTIIKRNU13M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/PJTI/IKRNU13M/FU6PJTIIKRNU13M.SQUARE.jpg http://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
Actobotics Motorized Zoom for dSLR & eMotimo TB3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Actobotics-Motorized-Zoom-for-DSLR-EMotimo-TB3/
Actobotics Motorized Zoom for dSLR & eMotimo TB3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/U3XE/IKSN2J5I/F3RU3XEIKSN2J5I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/U3XE/IKSN2J5I/F3RU3XEIKSN2J5I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/U3XE/IKSN2J5I/F3RU3XEIKSN2J5I.SMALL.jpg MichaelMikkelson This DIY motorized zoom for a dSLR camera has been built to be used with the eMotimo TB3 for use with time lapse phototography. Specifically, I plan on using this to create vortex star trails of the night sky. Although there are ways to do this in Photoshop, I wanted to try and build a rig that wo...
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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 15:59:35 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]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/NMV7/IKPS63KP/FA7NMV7IKPS63KP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/NMV7/IKPS63KP/FA7NMV7IKPS63KP.SQUARE.jpg http://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