Instructables: exploring - technology - Photography http://www.instructables.com Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:26:39 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY LED Ring Light for Miniatures/Macro Photography for less than USD$10 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Ring-Light-for-MiniaturesMacro-Photography/
DIY LED Ring Light for Miniatures/Macro Photography for less than USD$10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SMALL.jpg Snowfern I have always struggled with lighting for my miniature photography, and decided to go with making my own DIY LED ring light after seeing this instructable:http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-48-LED-Macr...It took me about half an hour to put it together as I had all the items at hand, but it was ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:01:03 PDT
High-Speed Photography For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Speed-Photography-For-Beginners/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:49:24 PDT
How to Make Time Lapse Videos with Canon EOS DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Time-Lapse-Videos-with-Canon-EOS-DSLR/
How to Make Time Lapse Videos with Canon EOS DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/W7PR/I7OLFI79/FTVW7PRI7OLFI79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/W7PR/I7OLFI79/FTVW7PRI7OLFI79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/W7PR/I7OLFI79/FTVW7PRI7OLFI79.SMALL.jpg dndx Time-lapse is a photography technique that the frequency of frames captured is much lower than the frequency those captured frames were played back. Time-lapse creates a unique experience for the audience and is widely used nowadays in movies, commercials and so on.Here is an example of a time-lapse...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:37:19 PDT
VinePro - Camera Head Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/VinePro-Camera-Head-Mount/
VinePro - Camera Head Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/RKCM/I7D609V0/F0PRKCMI7D609V0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/RKCM/I7D609V0/F0PRKCMI7D609V0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/RKCM/I7D609V0/F0PRKCMI7D609V0.SMALL.jpg Plusea The jungle is full of vines, you're constantly on the look-out to keep yourself from tangling and stumbling. It is basically impossible to spare a hand to hold a camera and capture footage of your amazing trek through the wilderness. But these same vines that are getting in your way can be re-purpos...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 10:37:59 PDT
How To take Great Looking Photos with your Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-take-Great-Looking-Photos-with-your-Smartph/
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 09:29:58 PDT
Pocket Watch Pinhole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Watch-Pinhole-Camera/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:50:10 PDT
How to Create a Light Painting http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Light-Painting/
How to Create a Light Painting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/4A6C/I735Y7HY/FIO4A6CI735Y7HY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/4A6C/I735Y7HY/FIO4A6CI735Y7HY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/4A6C/I735Y7HY/FIO4A6CI735Y7HY.SMALL.jpg Hazzer19 In this tutorial you will learn how to make a Light PaintingMaterials Camera with adjustable shutter speed Shutter speed is very important when making a light photo because it allows you to add more light to the photo Tripod or flat surface to set camera on Very dark room to take photo i...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 16:50:31 PDT
10W RGB LED Light Painting Multi-Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/10W-RGB-LED-Light-Painting-Multi-Tool/
10W RGB LED Light Painting Multi-Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/N42F/I71QI330/F5VN42FI71QI330.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/N42F/I71QI330/F5VN42FI71QI330.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/N42F/I71QI330/F5VN42FI71QI330.SMALL.jpg SynchronisticSavage Painting with Light or 'Light Painting' uses light where a traditional painter would use paint, so in light painting instead of a traditional brush the artist uses a light source. just about any light source can be used as a light painting tool, from a BIC lighter to a glow stick, to fireworks, to ...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 07:47:56 PDT
Unlimited SD Card Backup in the Field - Hard Drive Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Unlimited-SD-Card-Backup-in-the-Field-Hard-Drive-H/
Unlimited SD Card Backup in the Field - Hard Drive Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/CE7H/I6ZTJCCR/FBXCE7HI6ZTJCCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/CE7H/I6ZTJCCR/FBXCE7HI6ZTJCCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBX/CE7H/I6ZTJCCR/FBXCE7HI6ZTJCCR.SMALL.jpg blorgggg This instructable shows you how to (relatively easily) convert a Western Digital Wireless hard drive into the ultimate tool for backing up SD card data in the field. I built this device for a month-long expedition into the middle of nowhere in Madagascar (https://openexplorer.com/expedition/dissemin...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 22:22:01 PDT
Radial Blur http://www.instructables.com/id/Radial-Blur/
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 22:08:49 PST
How To: Light Painting Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Light-Painting-Photography-1/
How To: Light Painting Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/FE3B/I6UNCO4Q/FKKFE3BI6UNCO4Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/FE3B/I6UNCO4Q/FKKFE3BI6UNCO4Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/FE3B/I6UNCO4Q/FKKFE3BI6UNCO4Q.SMALL.jpg daniellemediaarts At a first glance of a light painting picture, it looks difficult but its actually pretty simple. Basically its all about shutter speed and your source of light. In this instructable I will be showing you what you need and my technique I use to take light painting/long exposure photographs. Step ...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 17:27:39 PST
Convert any microscope into digital microscope with just $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-any-microscope-into-digital-microscope-wit/
Convert any microscope into digital microscope with just $20 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/48NU/I6RSYK05/FXN48NUI6RSYK05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/48NU/I6RSYK05/FXN48NUI6RSYK05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/48NU/I6RSYK05/FXN48NUI6RSYK05.SMALL.jpg rifath.stechlabs Hello Everyone !!!!Want a digital microscope at low cost ? Have you look at the pictures given here, theses pictures are taken from my normal microscope which is just $25, already owned a microscope and want to covert that into a digital microscope at low cost, Then this instructable is exactly for...
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Wed, 4 Mar 2015 07:13:36 PST
Drawing with Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-with-Light/
Drawing with Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/WF3M/I6RSVEHV/F9VWF3MI6RSVEHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/WF3M/I6RSVEHV/F9VWF3MI6RSVEHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/WF3M/I6RSVEHV/F9VWF3MI6RSVEHV.SMALL.jpg micmicjuane To create a light drawing, a camera and tripod is necessary. You will need a room where you can turn the lights on and off. Lastly, you will need a light source such as a phone, flashlight, glow sticks, etc. Put the camera on manual mode. Tripod Place the camera on a tripod or a steady surfac...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 21:36:37 PST
How to Effectively make Black and White Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Effectively-make-Black-and-White-Photograph/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:23:02 PST
Natural Framing http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-Framing/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:22:21 PST
High Dynamic Range Photographs with Adobe Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Dynamic-Range-Photographs-with-Adobe-Photosho/
High Dynamic Range Photographs with Adobe Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/WU12/I6RST7ZI/FNLWU12I6RST7ZI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/WU12/I6RST7ZI/FNLWU12I6RST7ZI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/WU12/I6RST7ZI/FNLWU12I6RST7ZI.SMALL.jpg Midnight Dream HDR photography is a really wonderful thing, although its ideal mainly for sunsets and sunrises; it can make regular photos pop as well. Photoshop, along with all its other amazing functions, allows you to create you own High Dynamic Range photos by letting you use Bracketed Images. This tutorial wi...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:05:49 PST
HOW TO: Light Painting Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/HOW-TO-Light-Painting-Photography/
HOW TO: Light Painting Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/S355/I6RSQW0P/FSHS355I6RSQW0P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/S355/I6RSQW0P/FSHS355I6RSQW0P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/S355/I6RSQW0P/FSHS355I6RSQW0P.SMALL.jpg 441748 REFER TO INTRODUCTION BELOW Introduction This is a tutorial on how to create a light painting within a photograph as well as, the photoshop edits that were specific to this photo. This can be done in many ways, however the way that I will be explaining this is very simple and creative. Material...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:00:12 PST
How to Create Shallow Depth of Field With Your Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-Shallow-Depth-of-Field-With-Your-Cam/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 10:49:36 PST
How To Use Hashtags At Your Wedding http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Use-Hashtags-At-Your-Wedding/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 04:38:53 PST
Smoke Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Smoke-Photography-1/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:26:25 PST
How to Edit a Black and White Photo in CS6 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Edit-a-Black-and-White-Photo-in-CS6/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 20:45:50 PST
Turning Photographs into Infrared with Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-Photographs-into-Infrared-with-Photoshop/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 19:05:20 PST
Painting With Light! http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-With-Light-1/
Painting With Light! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/50RD/I6RSLDX5/F1Z50RDI6RSLDX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/50RD/I6RSLDX5/F1Z50RDI6RSLDX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Z/50RD/I6RSLDX5/F1Z50RDI6RSLDX5.SMALL.jpg 441538 Light painting is photographic technique which is used to light up an object or point directly at the camera with a handheld light source, and draw/paint whatever you desire. This is done by using a long exposure on the camera you use. Materials Camera Tripod (if none, improvise! if nothing...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:12:26 PST
Multiple-exposure Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiple-exposure-Guide/
Multiple-exposure Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/7YV5/I6RSKTLP/FHJ7YV5I6RSKTLP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/7YV5/I6RSKTLP/FHJ7YV5I6RSKTLP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/7YV5/I6RSKTLP/FHJ7YV5I6RSKTLP.SMALL.jpg Joubii Hi I'm Joshua, and I'm an amateur photographer in my senior year of high school. In my Media Arts class, we are currently wrapping up our photography unit, and the final project is to take a picture using a certain photography technique. I've decided to do multiple-exposure as my technique, and I ha...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:32:18 PST
Motorize Your DSLR Zoom Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorize-Your-DSLR-Zoom-Lens/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:32:04 PST
Say Cheese Photo Booth with MaKey MaKey http://www.instructables.com/id/Say-Cheese-Photo-Booth-with-MaKey-MaKey/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:13:50 PST
Easy Macro Photography Field Studio (a simple, cheap, effective setup for Meet Your Neighbours style shots) http://www.instructables.com/id/So-you-wanna-Meet-Your-Neighbours/
Easy Macro Photography Field Studio (a simple, cheap, effective setup for Meet Your Neighbours style shots) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/6SH5/I6J7TN8J/FU56SH5I6J7TN8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/6SH5/I6J7TN8J/FU56SH5I6J7TN8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/6SH5/I6J7TN8J/FU56SH5I6J7TN8J.SMALL.jpg boyoftheforest This indestructable serves to teach people how to make a cheap (under $15USD) setup for taking meet your neighbours-style photographs of nature. (It is assumed that you already have a camera, tripod with removable head, and external flash.) Gather Materials You will need the following materials (...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:29:35 PST
Cold Weather Photography and Videography http://www.instructables.com/id/Cold-Weather-Photography-and-Videography/
Cold Weather Photography and Videography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TI5X/I6H7I0AQ/FVQTI5XI6H7I0AQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TI5X/I6H7I0AQ/FVQTI5XI6H7I0AQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TI5X/I6H7I0AQ/FVQTI5XI6H7I0AQ.SMALL.jpg EmmeRogers After a winter trip to Ontario's Haliburton Highlands, I learned a few new tips for cold weather photography and videography.1) Wear gloves that you can manage your camera with under your mittens.2) Keep hand warmers (hotshots) inside your mittens. You'll need these to warm up, when you decide to sh...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 23:14:45 PST
Fantasy Architecture http://www.instructables.com/id/Fantasy-Architecture/
Fantasy Architecture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/13MV/I66CZO08/FXF13MVI66CZO08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/13MV/I66CZO08/FXF13MVI66CZO08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/13MV/I66CZO08/FXF13MVI66CZO08.SMALL.jpg akleiman Exploring the ideas of cropping, layering, collage, and space, create a fantasy architecture space using found images from google and the free photo editing online software, pixlr.com Explore Pixlr Pixlr.com is essentially a free, online, version of Adobe Photoshop. Log on to your web browser, g...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 08:51:22 PST
JVC Everio Camcorder NIR Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/JVC-Everio-Camcorder-NIR-Conversion/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 13:06:23 PST
smoke photography!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/smoke-photography/
smoke photography!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/R3F7/I697PMC9/FTQR3F7I697PMC9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/R3F7/I697PMC9/FTQR3F7I697PMC9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTQ/R3F7/I697PMC9/FTQR3F7I697PMC9.SMALL.jpg Dustint66 in this video I will show you how to take awesome smoke photos in your own home! I will show 2 different ways to do this. one with flash triggers and snoots and one easy that I am calling the MacGyver way with diy items. enjoy!!Episode 7: Smoke Photography: http://youtu.be/9qPAnKKghlM
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 10:20:41 PST
Wireless tethered shooting with any DSLR camera V3! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-tethered-shooting-with-any-DSLR-camera-V3/
Wireless tethered shooting with any DSLR camera V3! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/UFT4/I63F0GCQ/FAVUFT4I63F0GCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/UFT4/I63F0GCQ/FAVUFT4I63F0GCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/UFT4/I63F0GCQ/FAVUFT4I63F0GCQ.SMALL.jpg sharkyenergy --- this is a upgraded and better version of my first tutorial called "wireless tethered shooting with any DSLR camera V2. This tutorial is NOT compatible with the version 1.0 of the TP-Link MR-3040! You need version 2.0 or above to follow this tutorial. If you have version 1.0 then you should follo...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 10:57:56 PST
DIY Super Selfie Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Selfie-Stick/
DIY Super Selfie Stick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JBJL/I60016L9/F3NJBJLI60016L9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JBJL/I60016L9/F3NJBJLI60016L9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JBJL/I60016L9/F3NJBJLI60016L9.SMALL.jpg KRA5H My wife bought me a selfie stick sometimes called Wand of Narcissus, which is ironic since I so rarely actually take selfies. But, once I took a look at its simplicity of design, I couldn't leave well enough alone and decided to create the “Super Selfie-Stick.” The advantage of a selfie stick is tha...
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 10:32:01 PST
Wireless tethered shooting with any DSLR camera V2! http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-tethered-shooting-with-any-DSLR-camera-V2/
Wireless tethered shooting with any DSLR camera V2! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/Q31R/I5P7MWIJ/FLOQ31RI5P7MWIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/Q31R/I5P7MWIJ/FLOQ31RI5P7MWIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/Q31R/I5P7MWIJ/FLOQ31RI5P7MWIJ.SMALL.jpg sharkyenergy ---This tutorial is compatible with the TP-Link router mr3040 V1 and V2.x! But if your router has the hardware version V2.x you should follow the improved version here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-tethered-... ------ this is a upgraded and better version of my first tutorial called "wir...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 07:08:10 PST
MacroCase - A DIY Phone Case for Macro Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/MacroCase-A-DIY-Phone-Case-for-Macro-Photography/
MacroCase - A DIY Phone Case for Macro Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/C52D/I5JHSGQY/FYFC52DI5JHSGQY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/C52D/I5JHSGQY/FYFC52DI5JHSGQY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/C52D/I5JHSGQY/FYFC52DI5JHSGQY.SMALL.jpg indiantinker Ever wanted to have a device handy enough so you can inspect things up close like Solder Reflows , Tiny Ants , Petals.. umm well anything that's difficult to see without much strain.I had the same issue while i was soldering a circuit lately and felt the need for a hand-held microscope ( well kind o...
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:00:34 PST
Wireless tethered shooting with any DSLR camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-tethered-shooting-with-any-DSLR-camera/
Wireless tethered shooting with any DSLR camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/NYDW/I5DS2C9C/FWFNYDWI5DS2C9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/NYDW/I5DS2C9C/FWFNYDWI5DS2C9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/NYDW/I5DS2C9C/FWFNYDWI5DS2C9C.SMALL.jpg sharkyenergy ATTENTION! UPDATED AND BETTER VERSION CAN BE FOUND HERE:http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-tethered-shooting-with-any-DSLR-camera-V2/-------------------------------------------------------------------------Newer DSLR Cameras allow you to shoot tethered wirelessly over your wifi lan. Unfortunat...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:15:55 PST
One-Handed Clamp Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Handed-Clamp-Camera-Mount/
One-Handed Clamp Camera Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/L8MZ/I55MN0ZO/FC0L8MZI55MN0ZO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/L8MZ/I55MN0ZO/FC0L8MZI55MN0ZO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/L8MZ/I55MN0ZO/FC0L8MZI55MN0ZO.SMALL.jpg corybschneider Sometimes, it's not possible to use a tripod or other camera mounting system, and you've got to get creative.This instructable will run you thru the process of making a simple, stable, and flexible camera mount from a store bought clamp. It is designed to use your camera's standard 1/4-20 tripod mou...
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 16:33:43 PST
pvc tripod for camera http://www.instructables.com/id/pvc-tripod-for-camera/
pvc tripod for camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/B7PQ/I50X20WJ/FYZB7PQI50X20WJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/B7PQ/I50X20WJ/FYZB7PQI50X20WJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/B7PQ/I50X20WJ/FYZB7PQI50X20WJ.SMALL.jpg kmontenegro Since i was in need for a tripod to work, and there is no photography store close, i decided to work with some materials i found at home. 3 3/4 pvc about 12" long (can be longer if you wish) 2 elbows 90°and 1 45°1 T 1 threaded coupling a screw about 2" with nut. black sprayYou can see is pretty easy...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 12:23:44 PST
DIY Pinhole Lens for Vintage-Looking Photographs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pinhole-Lens-for-Vintage-Looking-Photographs/
DIY Pinhole Lens for Vintage-Looking Photographs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/RUUN/I4VQ5WWA/FTLRUUNI4VQ5WWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/RUUN/I4VQ5WWA/FTLRUUNI4VQ5WWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/RUUN/I4VQ5WWA/FTLRUUNI4VQ5WWA.SMALL.jpg noahstrausser The Pinhole Camera was the first kind of camera. The concept was discovered in the fifth century and used to take inverted photographs. It was a light proof box with a very small hole (Fixed Aperture) for light from a certain scene to pass through and put an inverted image on the other sid...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 19:15:29 PST
A Custom 3D Printed Adjustable Tripod Adapter for your Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Custom-3D-Printed-Adjustable-Tripod-Adapter-for-/
A Custom 3D Printed Adjustable Tripod Adapter for your Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/FT32/I4SCRGLU/FWYFT32I4SCRGLU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/FT32/I4SCRGLU/FWYFT32I4SCRGLU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/FT32/I4SCRGLU/FWYFT32I4SCRGLU.SMALL.jpg Lab290A I’ve been wanting an adapter that lets me use my phone camera for cool things like stop motion photography and timelapses, so I decided to design and 3D print one. I'm really happy with what I ended up with- it's really small and light, but it works just as well as a commercial tripod adapter. If yo...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 19:31:50 PST
Low Budget Green Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Budget-Green-Screen/
Low Budget Green Screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/JO0J/I4PHV8RZ/FEKJO0JI4PHV8RZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/JO0J/I4PHV8RZ/FEKJO0JI4PHV8RZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEK/JO0J/I4PHV8RZ/FEKJO0JI4PHV8RZ.SMALL.jpg DjPR3S My friends and I love making movies just for fun. We decided last year that we wanted to try using a green screen for certain scenes, but we didn't want to sink a lot of money into a green screen. Green screens can become expensive so we came up with an alternative and made out own green screen for ...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 08:40:38 PST
Restoring colour to Black & White Photographs. http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-colour-to-Black-White-Photographs/
Restoring colour to Black & White Photographs. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/KOHH/I4SCG3RU/FI1KOHHI4SCG3RU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/KOHH/I4SCG3RU/FI1KOHHI4SCG3RU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/KOHH/I4SCG3RU/FI1KOHHI4SCG3RU.SMALL.jpg WeAreTheCrowd Simple way of Restoring colour to an old Black & White Photograph using Photoshop. Scanning. Scan your old photograph onto Photoshop and crop out any excess boarders using the crop tool. Selecting section to colour. By using the quick selection tool, select a section you want to add colour ...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 12:42:14 PST
DIY Icelight For Photography Save ~$400 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Icelight-For-Photography-Save-400/
DIY Icelight For Photography Save ~$400 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/XZDY/I4IL5415/F75XZDYI4IL5415.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/XZDY/I4IL5415/F75XZDYI4IL5415.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/XZDY/I4IL5415/F75XZDYI4IL5415.SMALL.jpg geoffpalmeruk Here is my first ever 'ible, so please be gentle. I shoot a lot of nighttime photographs and work a lot with light-painting. I have been looking at the westcott icelight for some time now but can't justify the £499 price-tag. Although my build isn't as pretty as the icelight it i a proof of concept ...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:44:36 PST
5-axis CNC cut photo http://www.instructables.com/id/5-axis-CNC-cut-photo/
5-axis CNC cut photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/7HNA/I3TI389G/FYF7HNAI3TI389G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/7HNA/I3TI389G/FYF7HNAI3TI389G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYF/7HNA/I3TI389G/FYF7HNAI3TI389G.SMALL.jpg Aaron Porterfield This is how to create a 5-axis CNC cut photo, a project in collaboration with James Yett, using the same methods as the 3d printed photo (http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-photo/).The concept works on the basis of a diffuse reflection on a surface from a single light source http://en.wikipe...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:19:56 PST
3d printed photo http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-photo/
3d printed photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/1N3X/I3TI364O/FW51N3XI3TI364O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/1N3X/I3TI364O/FW51N3XI3TI364O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/1N3X/I3TI364O/FW51N3XI3TI364O.SMALL.jpg Aaron Porterfield This is how to create a 3d printed photo. This Instructable flows from the exploration of ideas suggested by James Yett. This particular piece is inspired mostly by the work of Danny Rozin (http://www.smoothware.com/danny/), such as the Wooden Mirror."The concept works on the basis of a diffuse refl...
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:14:01 PST
Macro Photography Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Macro-Photography-Platform/
Macro Photography Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NWN7/I3H754XP/FSENWN7I3H754XP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NWN7/I3H754XP/FSENWN7I3H754XP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/NWN7/I3H754XP/FSENWN7I3H754XP.SMALL.jpg motos In the process of doing some other instructables I have a need for a consistent way of taking of overhead and macro shots. I've come up with this custom rig that, for me, works better than a tripod. It's also a very cheap project. Materials needed:- Plywood/MDF slab for the platform- scrap 2x4 for p...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 21:12:24 PST
Cheap Product Photography in Under an Hour (Soft box) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Product-Photography-in-Under-an-Hour/
Cheap Product Photography in Under an Hour (Soft box) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/6Y9V/I3DQ5UAK/F846Y9VI3DQ5UAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/6Y9V/I3DQ5UAK/F846Y9VI3DQ5UAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/6Y9V/I3DQ5UAK/F846Y9VI3DQ5UAK.SMALL.jpg Optimum_Alliance We've all seen those professional images of products, the ones with white backgrounds designed to make the product look as perfect as possible so you'll buy it. Well you'll be pleased to know that it is actually incredibly easy to do yourself, I got mine set up in less than an hour, and since I used...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 09:18:40 PST
DSLR liveview from drone to iPad http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-liveview-from-drone-to-iPad/
DSLR liveview from drone to iPad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/HU5L/I3AKAE2H/FHSHU5LI3AKAE2H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/HU5L/I3AKAE2H/FHSHU5LI3AKAE2H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/HU5L/I3AKAE2H/FHSHU5LI3AKAE2H.SMALL.jpg HackBo Launched in Kickstarter, Lumera is a new hackeable device that transforms DSLR cameras into the smartest.Our hexacopter drone flying a DSLR Camera with Lumera on top of it! you can see Lumera live view feature from one of our DSLR cameras to an iPad. This is of course one of the endless possibili...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 16:16:12 PST
Product lightbox using camera's own flash http://www.instructables.com/id/Product-lightbox-using-cameras-own-flash/
Product lightbox using camera's own flash - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/86QF/I34E0P8K/F7986QFI34E0P8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/86QF/I34E0P8K/F7986QFI34E0P8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/86QF/I34E0P8K/F7986QFI34E0P8K.SMALL.jpg 32ggd The idea is to create a product ightbox that gives consistent, clear results WITHOUT the flash whitewashing everything. The lightbox is a simple cardboard box. I've cut out the sides simply because I was trying out different ideas. You probably don't need to cut the sides out, although it might give...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 08:32:26 PST
$2 Easy DIY Macro Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Easy-DIY-Macro-Studio/
$2 Easy DIY Macro Studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/6RCH/I2XTU1H0/FYN6RCHI2XTU1H0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/6RCH/I2XTU1H0/FYN6RCHI2XTU1H0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYN/6RCH/I2XTU1H0/FYN6RCHI2XTU1H0.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome This is going to be a quick little instructable to showcase how you can build a diffused studio for macro / still life photography. The reason I say $2 is even if you have to buy the tissue paper and poster board you should be able to build this for about 2 bucks. All the camera equipment shown i...
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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:56:40 PST