Instructables: exploring - technology - Photography http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:35:17 PST BLOX v1.01 Portable Micro Smoke / Fog Machine From Vape http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Micro-Smoke-Fog-Machine-From-Vape/
Portable Micro Smoke / Fog Machine From Vape - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/S881/IZ6CCWLE/FPWS881IZ6CCWLE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/S881/IZ6CCWLE/FPWS881IZ6CCWLE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPW/S881/IZ6CCWLE/FPWS881IZ6CCWLE.SMALL.jpg rdrew5 This is more of a re-purposing of an existing item with a very small modification. I was looking for months for a small portable fog machine. I needed smoke effects for photo shoots, cosplay and so on. The key here is I don't smoke - or inhale. I wanted a vape that would work well when blowing out -...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:35:55 PST
Turn a Gear Tie into a Cheap Camera Mounting System http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Geartie-Into-a-Cheap-Camera-Mounting-System/
Turn a Gear Tie into a Cheap Camera Mounting System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/9VDL/IYUG05WU/FYP9VDLIYUG05WU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/9VDL/IYUG05WU/FYP9VDLIYUG05WU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/9VDL/IYUG05WU/FYP9VDLIYUG05WU.SMALL.jpg hudasx Gear Ties are part of my standard travel gear. They're light and easy to pack, cheap enough to lose or give away, and have so many applications. Apart from their obvious use as an alternative to rope, they can be shaped into a tablet stand and coiled into a cup holder. I've used them to retrieve stu...
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Mon, 6 Feb 2017 17:47:03 PST
$7 Photo Box (Light Box / Studio) http://www.instructables.com/id/7-Photo-Box-Light-Box-Studio/
$7 Photo Box (Light Box / Studio) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/B7U5/IYB2EJ57/FKGB7U5IYB2EJ57.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/B7U5/IYB2EJ57/FKGB7U5IYB2EJ57.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/B7U5/IYB2EJ57/FKGB7U5IYB2EJ57.SMALL.jpg TheCrafsMan This is a DIY light box that accomplishes professional-looking photos. Although this is very cheap and very simple, I feel the photos you get from it compare well to the results achieved from much more expensive commercial light boxes.It works by doing two things:Diffuses (softens) your light sourc...
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Wed, 25 Jan 2017 09:37:29 PST
Bokeh kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Bokeh-Kit/
Bokeh kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/ZB9M/IY4QLN1Z/F1XZB9MIY4QLN1Z.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/ZB9M/IY4QLN1Z/F1XZB9MIY4QLN1Z.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/ZB9M/IY4QLN1Z/F1XZB9MIY4QLN1Z.SMALL.jpg thexadow "In photography, bokeh is the aesthetic quality of the blur produced in the out-of-focus parts of an image produced by a lens. Bokeh has been defined as "the way the lens renders out-of-focus points of light". Differences in lens aberrations and aperture shape cause some lens designs to blur the ima...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:16:22 PST
Macro Light Ring - Beauty Bloggers Best Friend http://www.instructables.com/id/Macro-Light-Ring-Beauty-Bloggers-Best-Friend/
Macro Light Ring - Beauty Bloggers Best Friend - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/H7JU/IY4QMJHK/FWIH7JUIY4QMJHK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/H7JU/IY4QMJHK/FWIH7JUIY4QMJHK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/H7JU/IY4QMJHK/FWIH7JUIY4QMJHK.SMALL.jpg ManufacturedArtists My fiance surprised me with a Nikon DSLR two years ago for Christmas, as I've learned how to use it, I expressed to him I'd always been interested in macro photography. This year for Christmas he got me an assortment of magnifying lenses and different flashes. He had done so much research he knew th...
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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 17:38:57 PST
High-Speed Droplet Photography with an Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Speed-Droplet-Photography-With-an-Arduino/
High-Speed Droplet Photography with an Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WX1Y/IY4QALL6/FP7WX1YIY4QALL6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WX1Y/IY4QALL6/FP7WX1YIY4QALL6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WX1Y/IY4QALL6/FP7WX1YIY4QALL6.SMALL.jpg astroknut This Instructable is meant to be a supplement to a video I made on the same topic, which can be found here: I recommend watching the video for a summary, and to see some interesting stop-motion impacts, and then use this guide for details on how to build your own setup. High-speed droplet photograph...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:18:27 PST
Quick and Easy Camera Stand from PVC and Scrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Camera-Stand-From-PVC-and-Scrap/
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:37:38 PST
3D printed Tripod Phone Mount (with some hints too) http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Tripod-Phone-Mount-with-Some-Hints-Too/
3D printed Tripod Phone Mount (with some hints too) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/B51I/IY4Q6JSK/FDSB51IIY4Q6JSK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/B51I/IY4Q6JSK/FDSB51IIY4Q6JSK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDS/B51I/IY4Q6JSK/FDSB51IIY4Q6JSK.SMALL.jpg BaptisteL8 I take a lot of photos. For my projects, for my Etsy shop but now also for my Instructables projects, I used to take so much photos that I can tell you how large is the storage place on my Hard Drive. Most of them are just not good. Blurry, bad quality, bad light... They don't really worth to be pos...
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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:24:47 PST
MK: DIY Tripod Phone Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/MK-DIY-Tripod-Phone-Mount/
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:27:50 PST
SpectrumLED V2.0 - The ULTIMATE Variable Spectrum Lamp! http://www.instructables.com/id/SpectrumLED-V20-the-ULTIMATE-Variable-Spectrum-Lam/
SpectrumLED V2.0 - The ULTIMATE Variable Spectrum Lamp! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/LQ3Q/IY0G1QE9/FIXLQ3QIY0G1QE9.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 The story of SpectrumLED V2.0 -Back in 2015, I built SpectrumLED (V1) - An INSANELY Bright, 200 WATT, Variable Spectrum LED Panel. It was extremely useful - to be exact, there has not been a day that I used my table for something without turning it on, since I built it. However, my needs have change...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:45:37 PST
Photo Editing http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Editing-2/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:17:40 PST
DIY Macro Lens for Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Macro-Lens-for-Tablet/
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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:25:29 PST
DIY Camera Bag With Foam http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Bag-With-Foam/
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Mon, 9 Jan 2017 07:47:16 PST
DIY Camera Bean Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Camera-Bean-Bag/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 20:42:30 PST
Ooznest / Ustepper motion time lapse / video rail http://www.instructables.com/id/Ooznest-Ustepper-Motion-Time-Lapse-Video-Rail/
Ooznest / Ustepper motion time lapse / video rail - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/OEFY/IXAQ18H7/FC8OEFYIXAQ18H7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/OEFY/IXAQ18H7/FC8OEFYIXAQ18H7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/OEFY/IXAQ18H7/FC8OEFYIXAQ18H7.SMALL.jpg AlanH87 some specs: the rail is 1100mm** long it has 880mm of free travel and can lift 2.3kg vertically (with the 114oz motor). it has an adjustable step increment of 0.5mm to 10mm in 0.5mm increments and a intervalometer capable of 1 second to 30 seconds in 250ms increments (i could allow a longer interva...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 05:46:29 PST
How to Make Macro | Protective Lens Filter for DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Macro-Protective-Lens-Filter-for-DSLR/
How to Make Macro | Protective Lens Filter for DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/165M/IWMR7HND/FT2165MIWMR7HND.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/165M/IWMR7HND/FT2165MIWMR7HND.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT2/165M/IWMR7HND/FT2165MIWMR7HND.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop - What is up everybody, In this quick tutorial I am going to show you how you can make a custom macro or protective lens kit for your DLSR camera with 3d printer. 3d modeling - To start this project we firstly gonna need a 3d model of a standard DSLR lens kit.- Luckily a friend Daven from channel...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2016 09:08:32 PST
Outdoor DSLR Timelapse and Sensor Raspberry Pi Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-DSLR-Timelapse-and-Sensor-Raspberry-Pi-Pro/
Outdoor DSLR Timelapse and Sensor Raspberry Pi Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/0G1T/IWI0Q9XY/FIF0G1TIWI0Q9XY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/0G1T/IWI0Q9XY/FIF0G1TIWI0Q9XY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/0G1T/IWI0Q9XY/FIF0G1TIWI0Q9XY.SMALL.jpg RolfL6 This project enables your smart phone to remotely control your DSLR using a raspberry pi. With your smart phone you will be able to control your DSLR to do the following: Connect your phone to the DSLR through the raspberry pi using a wifi hotspot on the pi Run a timelapse program which can be conf...
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 18:24:48 PST
How To Make A Bright LED Panel For 20$ http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Bright-LED-Panel-for-20/
How To Make A Bright LED Panel For 20$ - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/PVQJ/IWE4PBI7/FD4PVQJIWE4PBI7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/PVQJ/IWE4PBI7/FD4PVQJIWE4PBI7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FD4/PVQJ/IWE4PBI7/FD4PVQJIWE4PBI7.SMALL.jpg Jakes workshop - What is up everybody, In this tutorial I am going to show you how to make a super bright LED light panel which is great for video lighting due to its natural white color temperature and it wont cost you more than 20$ to build it. What you need? - For this project we are gonna need a 10m of led ...
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 08:25:35 PST
Double Exposure Effect in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Exposure-Effect-in-Photoshop/
Double Exposure Effect in Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/M4JW/IWE4IDNC/FOTM4JWIWE4IDNC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/M4JW/IWE4IDNC/FOTM4JWIWE4IDNC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/M4JW/IWE4IDNC/FOTM4JWIWE4IDNC.SMALL.jpg photoshoptutorials There's so many different styles of double exposure. This one in particular is one of my favorites. Some of the tools we'll be using are adjustment layers, masks, stocks and other basic tools. If you want to follow along. I'll leave a link below for all the stocks used in this tutorial.http://www.ph...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 08:03:42 PST
How to CNC a Photograph in Full Color (Relief in CMY) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-CNC-a-Photograph-in-Full-Color-Relief-in-CM/
How to CNC a Photograph in Full Color (Relief in CMY) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/QGC0/IW5JBTOK/FXWQGC0IW5JBTOK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/QGC0/IW5JBTOK/FXWQGC0IW5JBTOK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXW/QGC0/IW5JBTOK/FXWQGC0IW5JBTOK.SMALL.jpg mkoehle This instructable documents how to machine a full color photograph by layering and machining different colors of transparent resin. In previous Instructables (here and here), I’ve shown how a black and white image can be made by layering a transparent black layer, of varying thickness, over an opaqu...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 19:28:11 PST
Simple Rotating Timelapse Egg Timer Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Rotating-Timelapse-Egg-Timer-Hack/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 05:30:16 PST
How to film weddings http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Film-Weddings/
How to film weddings - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/3AV4/IVO60HLX/FTI3AV4IVO60HLX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/3AV4/IVO60HLX/FTI3AV4IVO60HLX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/3AV4/IVO60HLX/FTI3AV4IVO60HLX.SMALL.jpg TheParityCheck So with over 10 years under my belt at film and editing wedding videos, I have decided to share my knowledge, secrets and techniques. Please like and subscribe to see see the follow-on videos and my other videos.Help Us Out: Support Us by using our Amazon link: http://amzn.to/29N5xqY I hope if you...
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 14:39:20 PST
Vintage Raspberry Pi Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Raspberry-Pi-Camera/
Vintage Raspberry Pi Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/Q8CS/IVO3IYJM/FNUQ8CSIVO3IYJM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/Q8CS/IVO3IYJM/FNUQ8CSIVO3IYJM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/Q8CS/IVO3IYJM/FNUQ8CSIVO3IYJM.SMALL.jpg gigafide Cameras have been around for centuries. But since the birth of digital, many of the old film cameras have just been tossed aside. Let’s give these amazing pieces of technology a second chance by upcycling an old film camera into a digital camera! We can do this using a small computer module called a...
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Mon, 21 Nov 2016 09:08:28 PST
How to Tighten Tripod Legs to Bear More Weight http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tighten-Tripod-Legs-to-Bear-More-Weight/
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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 12:29:36 PST
How to Create Awesome Instagram Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-Awesome-Instagram-Photos/
How to Create Awesome Instagram Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/MB16/IVHQXVHL/FSYMB16IVHQXVHL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/MB16/IVHQXVHL/FSYMB16IVHQXVHL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSY/MB16/IVHQXVHL/FSYMB16IVHQXVHL.SMALL.jpg Sarahsmithers A few simple tips to improving your photos on Instagram. How To Create Good Instagram Photos Hey Guys,We all know how important social media is these days. Considering Instagram is a photo sharing application, the images you place online are going serious influence you online presence and credibi...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 07:13:56 PST
How to Remove a Background in Photoshop CS6 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Remove-a-Background-in-Photoshop-CS6/
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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 01:08:46 PST
5 ways to use a Plastic Bag for Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Ways-to-Use-a-Plastic-Bag-for-Photography/
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Sat, 5 Nov 2016 05:37:20 PDT
3$ Photography Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Photography-Lightbox/
3$ Photography Lightbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/URGD/IUSLHXGL/FC9URGDIUSLHXGL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/URGD/IUSLHXGL/FC9URGDIUSLHXGL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/URGD/IUSLHXGL/FC9URGDIUSLHXGL.SMALL.jpg arushahuja Make a very cheap lightbox to click high quality pictures! and it costs only 3 dollars! (atleast in my country) Materials and Tools What you need : - A box to enlighten. (Free)- A4 Paper (Free)- Scissors (Free)- Pencil (Free)- Ruler (Free)- Glue stick (Free)- Knife/Something to cut the box (Free)...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:22:31 PDT
Ooznest Arduino motion time lapse rail http://www.instructables.com/id/Ooznest-Arduino-Motion-Time-Lapse-Rail/
Ooznest Arduino motion time lapse rail - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/ENVY/IUOHR3MP/FPEENVYIUOHR3MP.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/ENVY/IUOHR3MP/FPEENVYIUOHR3MP.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPE/ENVY/IUOHR3MP/FPEENVYIUOHR3MP.SMALL.jpg AlanH87 Ok so this instructable follows on from my last instructable where i used a cheap rail from china as a proof of concept... I wasnt sure i could pull it off the first time... not sure enough to spend a lot on hardware. but given how successful my last time lapse rail was i decided to splash out on a ...
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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:01:28 PDT
Star tracker using 28BYJ-48 stepper motor, Arduino and LCD display to vary speed. http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Tracker-Using-28BYJ-48-Stepper-Motor-and-LCD-/
Star tracker using 28BYJ-48 stepper motor, Arduino and LCD display to vary speed. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/TV8K/IVO4B1AA/FY7TV8KIVO4B1AA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/TV8K/IVO4B1AA/FY7TV8KIVO4B1AA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FY7/TV8K/IVO4B1AA/FY7TV8KIVO4B1AA.SMALL.jpg GrandadBob Hi, the winter nights are on me and my mind has turned to getting good images of the Milky way and other faint objects. To do that better results are obtained when you track the rotation of the earth and the simplest of these methods is by using a "Barn Door Mount" . This design allows you to vary ...
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:44:19 PDT
Portable Microphone for Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Microphone-for-Camera/
Portable Microphone for Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/HTDW/IUHMS8HN/FMXHTDWIUHMS8HN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/HTDW/IUHMS8HN/FMXHTDWIUHMS8HN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/HTDW/IUHMS8HN/FMXHTDWIUHMS8HN.SMALL.jpg balsuryana Are you like recording a video? but you need a better sound for your camera?.Ok, now i will show you how to make Portable Camera Microphone from cheap parts. You can make this for fast, i finish my job less than 30 minutes. Whats best ? Custom case for microphone Cheap Light to carry Small Portable...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:26:53 PDT
How to Make a Pure Black Photography Background http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Pure-Black-Photography-Background/
How to Make a Pure Black Photography Background - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/QUWO/IU9VF1FX/F2MQUWOIU9VF1FX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/QUWO/IU9VF1FX/F2MQUWOIU9VF1FX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2M/QUWO/IU9VF1FX/F2MQUWOIU9VF1FX.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 If you've seen some of my other Instructables, you would know that I'm a bit pedantic about the thumbnails of my Instructables. My pictures have to be PERFECT.I was inspired to try a black background after practically giving up on white backgrounds. In my opinion, taking a picture on a white backgr...
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:24:36 PDT
Led Light ring for photo: The easiest way [english] /Aro de luz LED para fotos: La forma más sencilla [español] http://www.instructables.com/id/Led-Light-Ring-for-Photo-the-Easyest-Way-Aro-De-Lu/
Led Light ring for photo: The easiest way [english] /Aro de luz LED para fotos: La forma más sencilla [español] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/SMK8/IUCTVJUR/FKGSMK8IUCTVJUR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/SMK8/IUCTVJUR/FKGSMK8IUCTVJUR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKG/SMK8/IUCTVJUR/FKGSMK8IUCTVJUR.SMALL.jpg lr2 Light ring for photo?A light ring is a device that allows to illuminate a picture framing it. It is usually composed by a set of lights in a circular shape and a hole in the middle. The device generates an almost no shadow image making it very atractive, giving it an ilumination effect that, usuall...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:52:40 PDT
How To Make a Flashlight | Easy Way # http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-9V-Led-Flashlight-Easy-Way-/
How To Make a Flashlight | Easy Way # - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/XEOE/IU9USFXY/FLNXEOEIU9USFXY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/XEOE/IU9USFXY/FLNXEOEIU9USFXY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLN/XEOE/IU9USFXY/FLNXEOEIU9USFXY.SMALL.jpg TechArt Crazy Make your own Portable Flashlight Without using complex components,In this tutorial you Will Learn How Make Led Flashlight in very Simple Way & Without solderingSo Let's Begin............ Materials Required: (1) 9V Battery(2) Super Bright White Colored Led 8mm(3) 9V Battery Connector(4) Resistanc...
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:08:14 PDT
DIY portable Video Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Video-Light/
DIY portable Video Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/TJDG/IU8JGB5D/F0TTJDGIU8JGB5D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/TJDG/IU8JGB5D/F0TTJDGIU8JGB5D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/TJDG/IU8JGB5D/F0TTJDGIU8JGB5D.SMALL.jpg iDexe The key for good Photos and Videos is lighting. However lighting is generally not very expensive, more complex, mobile solutions with long battery runtime can get expensive quickly.This guide will show you how to build a cheap universal LED light that is portable and versatile and the best thing, yo...
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 20:00:50 PDT
Multiplicity Photographs Tutorial by Achraf Baznani http://www.instructables.com/id/Multiplicity-Photographs-Tutorial-by-Achraf-Baznan/
Multiplicity Photographs Tutorial by Achraf Baznani - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/QLNO/IU0594UV/FZ3QLNOIU0594UV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/QLNO/IU0594UV/FZ3QLNOIU0594UV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/QLNO/IU0594UV/FZ3QLNOIU0594UV.SMALL.jpg AchrafBaznani In this video I will explain how you can clone yourself with a camera and Photoshop. We call these "multiplicity photographs".If you have any question, please send me a message from my page: www.facebook.com/abphotographe
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Fri, 7 Oct 2016 13:10:00 PDT
C-Beam Linear Actuator - can be Lasercut or Handmade - Compatible with Openbuilds http://www.instructables.com/id/C-Beam-Linear-Actuator-Can-Be-Lasercut-or-Handmade/
C-Beam Linear Actuator - can be Lasercut or Handmade - Compatible with Openbuilds - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/FFO4/ITSN6APY/FQ5FFO4ITSN6APY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/FFO4/ITSN6APY/FQ5FFO4ITSN6APY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ5/FFO4/ITSN6APY/FQ5FFO4ITSN6APY.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic This is a linear actuator based on the Openbuilds C-Beam design, which uses V-wheels and a leadscrew. I designed this version so that it can be lasercut out of sheet material, because the Openbuilds plates can be expensive since they have to be CNC machined. The design could also be cut out of plywo...
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Sun, 2 Oct 2016 14:08:54 PDT
ArduPhotographer http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduPhotographer/
ArduPhotographer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/2W88/ITREBKD0/F4Q2W88ITREBKD0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/2W88/ITREBKD0/F4Q2W88ITREBKD0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/2W88/ITREBKD0/F4Q2W88ITREBKD0.SMALL.jpg Tamadite DISCLAIMER NOTEThis instructable has been tested on the following cameras: Canon 350D Canon 50DThis instructable can damage your camera. Caution is advised. Proceed with this instructable at your own risk and responsibility.BACKGROUNDA friend of mine asked me if I could build something tha...
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Sat, 1 Oct 2016 13:03:37 PDT
Nice Photo Prints on a Thermal Printer - Halftone and Threshold http://www.instructables.com/id/Nice-Photo-Prints-on-a-Thermal-Printer-Halftone-an/
Nice Photo Prints on a Thermal Printer - Halftone and Threshold - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/MBQU/ITKJFY0F/FKSMBQUITKJFY0F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/MBQU/ITKJFY0F/FKSMBQUITKJFY0F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/MBQU/ITKJFY0F/FKSMBQUITKJFY0F.SMALL.jpg OpenTronic The code in this project will work with an Adafruit / Sparkfun style printer. The model number on the base is CSN-A2-T. You may be able to use the same principle to print photos on other models of thermal printer.You will need:Thermal printer5-9V DC power supply that can supply at least 1.5A. If you...
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:17:03 PDT
DIY Pregnancy Silhouette Photo with Your Phone! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pregnancy-Silhouette-Photo-With-Your-Phone/
DIY Pregnancy Silhouette Photo with Your Phone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/MQPE/ITO6I0Z3/FAVMQPEITO6I0Z3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/MQPE/ITO6I0Z3/FAVMQPEITO6I0Z3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/MQPE/ITO6I0Z3/FAVMQPEITO6I0Z3.SMALL.jpg purelily When I was pregnant with my daughter, I got a great deal on a gorgeous beach maternity photo shoot, but the timing just didn't work out for us this time around so I set up a DIY photo shoot with my iPhone right at home... in our guest bathroom no less! I've seen lots of cool maternity silhouette pho...
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:52:04 PDT
How to Design a Flat Lay http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Design-a-Flat-Lay/
How to Design a Flat Lay - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/3EZD/ITKJ8CDO/F1P3EZDITKJ8CDO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/3EZD/ITKJ8CDO/F1P3EZDITKJ8CDO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/3EZD/ITKJ8CDO/F1P3EZDITKJ8CDO.SMALL.jpg melmaria This mini tutorial will show you how to design a flat lay for social media the easy way!First of all, what IS a flat lay? It’s pretty self-explanatory: a flat lay is basically a photo of several objects laid out in an aesthetically pleasing fashion, usually themed or organized by type. Flat lays can...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:40:15 PDT
Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulating-70W-Spectrum-Balanced-LED-Panel-Doesn/
Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/GNPK/ITKLIENB/F6WGNPKITKLIENB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/GNPK/ITKLIENB/F6WGNPKITKLIENB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6W/GNPK/ITKLIENB/F6WGNPKITKLIENB.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 In this Instructable, I will show you how to make your own 70W "Spectrum Balanced" LED Panel. It features a homemade wooden articulating arm, which consists of several different segments, and has 5 degrees of freedom, meaning that it can tilt, twist, swivel, and adjust to pretty much every possible ...
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:42:47 PDT
LED Light painting with 3D printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Painting-With-3D-Printer/
LED Light painting with 3D printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/BWPI/ITCHF1ZU/F2XBWPIITCHF1ZU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/BWPI/ITCHF1ZU/F2XBWPIITCHF1ZU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/BWPI/ITCHF1ZU/F2XBWPIITCHF1ZU.SMALL.jpg mrakuaku Google "light painting" and you'll find some amazing things. Light painting is the process of using lights (like LEDS) to make artistic photos.In this Instructable, I'll share my process for making light paintings with the assistance of a 3D printer (or other CNC machine)Things you'll need:1. A cam...
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:18:09 PDT
MARS FILTER FOR SMARTPHONE http://www.instructables.com/id/MARS-FILTER-FOR-SMARTPHONE/
MARS FILTER FOR SMARTPHONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/ANS4/IT0FB6W5/FRUANS4IT0FB6W5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/ANS4/IT0FB6W5/FRUANS4IT0FB6W5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/ANS4/IT0FB6W5/FRUANS4IT0FB6W5.SMALL.jpg DIY ZE hello guys, If any of you got an old floppy disk lying around, try hacking it into a smartphone camera filter. super easy and you can get quite cool shots. or taking pictures of solar eclipse. :) WATCH VIDEO!!! I suggest you to WATCH VIDEO to see camera filter in action as well as see video instr...
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Mon, 12 Sep 2016 14:17:20 PDT
How to set up a camera in manual mode http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-Up-a-Camera-in-Manual-Mode/
How to set up a camera in manual mode - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/N8EZ/ISXDXUPH/FEFN8EZISXDXUPH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/N8EZ/ISXDXUPH/FEFN8EZISXDXUPH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/N8EZ/ISXDXUPH/FEFN8EZISXDXUPH.SMALL.jpg kaelanib Introduction:This tutorial is for users with DSLR cameras who are not quite sure how to shoot in manual mode. Doing so improves the quality of your pictures as well as allows you more creativity in producing images. It will allow you, the photographer, to create specific effects in your photographer...
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Sat, 10 Sep 2016 20:20:32 PDT
How I Took Star Pics With My Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Took-Star-Pics-With-My-Phone/
How I Took Star Pics With My Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/EHY3/ISCBGSUQ/FXSEHY3ISCBGSUQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/EHY3/ISCBGSUQ/FXSEHY3ISCBGSUQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/EHY3/ISCBGSUQ/FXSEHY3ISCBGSUQ.SMALL.jpg PaulGetson I was walking home late Saturday evening, I was going through a dark park, and looking up, I could see stars breaking through the light clouds.I decided to plop down and relax to view the sky. Not The Way To Take One I thought I'd take a picture with my Samsung Android S6 to see what was visible,...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 20:46:58 PDT
Large Off Camera Ring Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Off-Camera-Ring-Light/
Large Off Camera Ring Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/ZWRZ/ISCBF5JL/FQ3ZWRZISCBF5JL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/ZWRZ/ISCBF5JL/FQ3ZWRZISCBF5JL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ3/ZWRZ/ISCBF5JL/FQ3ZWRZISCBF5JL.SMALL.jpg Simon Kitt After seeing images from people such as Dani Diamond and Jay Russell (aka the Photo Fiend) I decided to make my own large ring light. The off camera ring light allows for a fantastic soft continuous even light source allowing wide apertures and creates a fantastic catch light in the eyes of the subj...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:36:37 PDT
3 Ways to Create Vignette Effect in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Ways-to-Create-Vignette-Effect-in-Photoshop/
3 Ways to Create Vignette Effect in Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/ZXUK/ISCB4H6J/F6PZXUKISCB4H6J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/ZXUK/ISCB4H6J/F6PZXUKISCB4H6J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6P/ZXUK/ISCB4H6J/F6PZXUKISCB4H6J.SMALL.jpg AlexandreM9 In this video I demonstrate how to make a vignette using three different techniques:- Using gaussian blur filter- Using a curve adjustement layer and a layer mask- Using the lens correction filter Hope you enjoy the videoFor more tutorials please subscribe to my Youtube channelThank you for watching...
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 08:41:28 PDT
Light Harmonogram http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Harmonogram/
Light Harmonogram - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIO/KT1L/ISCAQH58/FIOKT1LISCAQH58.SMALL.jpg hovver This Instructable shows how to first create a 3 pendulum harmonograph, and then use its mechanical drawing capability to create long exposure photographs of light harmonograms. A little bit about a harmonograph can be found here:In short it uses the physics of several pendulums to control where a dr...
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:33:02 PDT
Get Out and Do a Time Lapse http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Out-and-Do-a-Time-Lapse/
Get Out and Do a Time Lapse - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/JY3D/ISCAP6NV/FKQJY3DISCAP6NV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/JY3D/ISCAP6NV/FKQJY3DISCAP6NV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/JY3D/ISCAP6NV/FKQJY3DISCAP6NV.SMALL.jpg cteixeira85 Hello.. This Instructable is to help you with the basic instructions to perform a Time lapse.My favorite ones, are in Nature with nice landscapes, so let's start. Time lapse ... huum Hi, this is a simple tutorial, which will guide you through the process to how perform a timelapse. This is to ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2016 07:44:21 PDT