Instructables: exploring - technology - Photography http://www.instructables.com Thu, 11 Feb 2016 05:04:05 PST BLOX v1.01 Photography Ring Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Ring-Light-1/
Photography Ring Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/7E23/IKBFNCEE/FAE7E23IKBFNCEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/7E23/IKBFNCEE/FAE7E23IKBFNCEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/7E23/IKBFNCEE/FAE7E23IKBFNCEE.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran One of the great lighting techniques in professional portrait photography is the ring light. This technique gives so nice effect on the eyes just like the picture above. It can be used not only for regular photography, but also, for video shots as well.So, let’s get started. Note: This project was m...
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 01:00:46 PST
Phenomenal Augmented Reality allows us to watch how things are watching us! http://www.instructables.com/id/Phenomenal-Augmented-Reality-Allows-Us-to-Watch-Ho/
Phenomenal Augmented Reality allows us to watch how things are watching us! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/6FO7/IJYUJLWI/FKB6FO7IJYUJLWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/6FO7/IJYUJLWI/FKB6FO7IJYUJLWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/6FO7/IJYUJLWI/FKB6FO7IJYUJLWI.SMALL.jpg SteveMann In my childhood I discovered an interesting phenomenon: if I connected a light source to a sufficiently amplified television receiver, and waved the light around in front of a video camera, I could get the light to function as a 3D augmented reality display that would overlay the sightfield of the c...
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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 04:59:59 PST
Nikon IR remote and time laps with ATtiny 85 http://www.instructables.com/id/Nikon-IR-Remote-and-Time-Laps-With-ATtiny-85/
Nikon IR remote and time laps with ATtiny 85 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/XKGX/IJX59H0C/F16XKGXIJX59H0C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/XKGX/IJX59H0C/F16XKGXIJX59H0C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/XKGX/IJX59H0C/F16XKGXIJX59H0C.SMALL.jpg arduinomaster Why take time lapse pictures.The Nikon Coolpix P900 has very good build in features to take moon photos with it's 83 digital zoom.To take moon photos the Nikon has a 2 second delay. Other time lapse build in features are very good.Better even is a remote and a motorised tripod as the moon is constan...
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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 06:11:27 PST
Photography Light Box Tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-Light-Box-Tent/
Photography Light Box Tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/2KUP/IJSV0BYH/FXG2KUPIJSV0BYH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/2KUP/IJSV0BYH/FXG2KUPIJSV0BYH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/2KUP/IJSV0BYH/FXG2KUPIJSV0BYH.SMALL.jpg FABLAB Dhahran If you are an enthusiast photographer, you probably havetried couple of lightning techniques before. One of the most common tools that product photographers use is the photography tent which we will make in this project. For the 2D-design we will be using Inkscape because it’s free and easy to use s...
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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 03:02:14 PST
Simple Camera Phone Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-SmartPhone-Stand-1/
Simple Camera Phone Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/APVL/IJSX32SE/FE1APVLIJSX32SE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/APVL/IJSX32SE/FE1APVLIJSX32SE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE1/APVL/IJSX32SE/FE1APVLIJSX32SE.SMALL.jpg Hashem_Mehyar As am sure most of you know that taking a long exposure(Night Mode) shot, light painting, macro etc. without a tripod is a Nearly Impossible ! Or trying to take the best picture while documenting a project is distracting especially when you're in the middle and immersed in it.This instructable is ve...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 12:47:57 PST
Convert a Vintage Light to Component LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-a-Vintage-Light-to-Component-LED/
Convert a Vintage Light to Component LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/OOR0/IJQO42WQ/FTPOOR0IJQO42WQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/OOR0/IJQO42WQ/FTPOOR0IJQO42WQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/OOR0/IJQO42WQ/FTPOOR0IJQO42WQ.SMALL.jpg rexperry I bought a cool-looking vintage photography spotlight at a garage sale that I thought would make a great looking desktop lamp or reading light. The bulb was burned out and the base was a rare twist lock that is no longer available. For the conversion I bought a chip-on-board (COB) LED. LEDs require ...
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 05:36:26 PST
Actobotics Time Lapse Cable Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Actobotics-Time-Lapse-Cable-Cam/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 17:40:47 PST
Actobotics Time Lapse Channel Slider Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/Actobotics-Time-Lapse-Channel-Slider-Upgrade/
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Sun, 17 Jan 2016 15:44:59 PST
quick and easy LED darkroom safelight http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-and-Easy-LED-Darkroom-Safelight/
quick and easy LED darkroom safelight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/VPRY/IJG2338S/FZ0VPRYIJG2338S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/VPRY/IJG2338S/FZ0VPRYIJG2338S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ0/VPRY/IJG2338S/FZ0VPRYIJG2338S.SMALL.jpg rblevy This is an LED-based safelight for black and white printing in a traditional darkroom. The virtue of this particular design is that it is quick, easy, and cheap to build, especially the enclosure. If I were a purist, I would have checked the emission spectrum of my LEDs, tested for fogging, tweaked ...
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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 15:47:04 PST
DIY Photography Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Photography-Light-Box/
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 06:44:07 PST
How to Light-paint With an IPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Light-paint-With-an-IPhone/
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 13:29:52 PST
What is a Variable Neutral Density Filter or ND Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/What-Is-a-Variable-Neutral-Density-Filter-or-ND-Fi/
What is a Variable Neutral Density Filter or ND Filter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/41JF/IIQC65TE/FVW41JFIIQC65TE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/41JF/IIQC65TE/FVW41JFIIQC65TE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/41JF/IIQC65TE/FVW41JFIIQC65TE.SMALL.jpg statupbox Today we take a look at what is a Variable Neutral Density Filter or ND Filter.Hope you Enjoy this Video Instructable. Any Questions Don't Hesitate to Ask! please subscribe to my channel http://www.youtube.com/statupboxchannel
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 07:18:30 PST
Pizzabox Cyclorama - The Poor man's Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/Pizzabox-Cyclorama-the-Poor-Mans-Studio/
Pizzabox Cyclorama - The Poor man's Studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/LCTQ/IILZP68U/FKBLCTQIILZP68U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/LCTQ/IILZP68U/FKBLCTQIILZP68U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKB/LCTQ/IILZP68U/FKBLCTQIILZP68U.SMALL.jpg geekrex Clicking awesome photographers is wat every maker wants, especially for their product.The best to click awesome photos are using a cyclorama. So what is a cyclorama?A cyclorama is a large curtain or wall, often concave, positioned at the back of the apse. It was popularized in the German theater of ...
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Fri, 25 Dec 2015 13:38:52 PST
How to Take Pictures of Food http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Take-Pictures-of-Food/
How to Take Pictures of Food - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/D4HH/II96XCCP/FLED4HHII96XCCP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/D4HH/II96XCCP/FLED4HHII96XCCP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/D4HH/II96XCCP/FLED4HHII96XCCP.SMALL.jpg Steffels_97 How you take pictures of food can either disgust people or make them want to join in your meal. I prefer the latter so here are a few tips to take great food pictures, whether it's with your smartphone or dslr it's all achievable. Always Try And Use Natural Light Natural lighting is the key to gr...
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Thu, 17 Dec 2015 08:43:26 PST
How to make photographic 'light-paintings' http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-photographic-light-paintings/
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 06:24:09 PST
Tripod Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Tripod-Light/
Tripod Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/754X/IHRZGX4E/FRI754XIHRZGX4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/754X/IHRZGX4E/FRI754XIHRZGX4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRI/754X/IHRZGX4E/FRI754XIHRZGX4E.SMALL.gif Just4Fun Media These tripod lights work wonderfully for locating (and not tripping over) your tripod, as well as for reading maps, star charts, assembling gear, and making yourself visible to vehicular traffic.I decided to build a lighting system for my tripod after "losing" my tripod while watching a meteor showe...
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 16:32:24 PST
INTO THE DOT http://www.instructables.com/id/INTO-THE-DOT/
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 07:05:01 PST
ARDUINO photogate for HIGH SPEED photography http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-photogate-for-HIGH-SPEED-photography/
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 20:03:09 PST
Schlieren Imaging: How to see air flow! http://www.instructables.com/id/Schlieren-Imaging-How-to-see-air-flow/
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Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:50:57 PST
The Three Ingredients for Taking a Good Picture http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Three-Ingredients-for-Taking-a-Good-Picture/
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Tue, 24 Nov 2015 16:14:27 PST
LED Photography Light http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Photography-Light/
LED Photography Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/6NMH/IH9ER3MG/F036NMHIH9ER3MG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/6NMH/IH9ER3MG/F036NMHIH9ER3MG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F03/6NMH/IH9ER3MG/F036NMHIH9ER3MG.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 Hey everyone, in this instructable I will show you how to make an LED light for photography. It can optionally be controlled by a smartphone. Parts and Tools Here are the parts and tools that you will need to make this project:Parts:Ultrabright white 5mm LEDs (x6)Linkit ONE board with WiFi antenn...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 01:46:46 PST
Camera mount plate that doesn't block battery door (Arca Swiss) http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-mounting-plate-that-doesnt-block-battery-do/
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 13:26:57 PST
Star Trail With Nokia Lumia http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Trail-With-Nokia-Lumia/
Star Trail With Nokia Lumia - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/UHT1/IGGTY2XZ/FZJUHT1IGGTY2XZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/UHT1/IGGTY2XZ/FZJUHT1IGGTY2XZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZJ/UHT1/IGGTY2XZ/FZJUHT1IGGTY2XZ.SMALL.jpg RubenMR99 Hey there! This is my first instructable so I will make it the best I can. Also, I'm not an English speaking person, so sorry for my bad English. After this little introduccion, here come the instructable.Today we are going to learn how to make a star trail image (like the image up this lines) with ...
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Sun, 1 Nov 2015 17:27:52 PST
Light Plotter with Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Plotter-with-Intel-Edison/
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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 05:20:40 PDT
Simple Turntable (manual) http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Turntable-manual/
Simple Turntable (manual) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/XGJE/IGB219RD/FNJXGJEIGB219RD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/XGJE/IGB219RD/FNJXGJEIGB219RD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/XGJE/IGB219RD/FNJXGJEIGB219RD.SMALL.jpg tequilajimpap An extremely simple, but functional, turntable suitable for photography, crafting etcMaterials needed:Two identical plates (deep), lightweight, preferably made by hard plastic.An 1-3mm thick spacer (thickness depends oh the dishes shape) e.g. CD, DVD, coins, bracelets...Adhesive tape (optional). S...
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 16:09:48 PDT
Handheld 2D Gopro Gimbal From Defective Drone Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Handheld-2D-Gopro-Gimbal-From-Defective-Drone-Part/
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 09:40:34 PDT
The Killbooth - a DIY Halloween Photo Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Killbooth-a-DIY-Halloween-Photo-Booth/
The Killbooth - a DIY Halloween Photo Booth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/PTTP/IG9MKQL0/FF5PTTPIG9MKQL0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/PTTP/IG9MKQL0/FF5PTTPIG9MKQL0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/PTTP/IG9MKQL0/FF5PTTPIG9MKQL0.SMALL.jpg imcdonnell For our early Halloween party this year, I wanted to have a simple photo booth, that was easy to use and could take some abuse. What I came up with uses common photo equipment and some easy to find materials, and doesn't rely on 3rd party software or kits.Be sure to check out the video in step 6! ...
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 13:46:39 PDT
How to shoot your own ghost photos! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-shoot-your-own-ghost-photos/
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 09:39:39 PDT
Smartphone Photo Studio for #3DBenchy and tiny stuff http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Photo-Studio-for-3DBenchy-and-tiny-stuf/
Smartphone Photo Studio for #3DBenchy and tiny stuff - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/0QZ6/IG2HFQ6M/FO20QZ6IG2HFQ6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/0QZ6/IG2HFQ6M/FO20QZ6IG2HFQ6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/0QZ6/IG2HFQ6M/FO20QZ6IG2HFQ6M.SMALL.jpg CreativeTools DESCRIPTIONThis 3D-printable camera rig for smartphones is designed to create a repeatable way to photograph #3DBenchy models at fixed angle positions. An included turntable attachment makes it is also possible to record 360° videos.The base frame and phone shelf are easily adjustable to fit most co...
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Fri, 23 Oct 2015 00:42:56 PDT
How to Use the Xiaomi Yi Action Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Use-the-Xiaomi-Yi-Action-Camera/
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Wed, 14 Oct 2015 06:56:03 PDT
Fixing - Movie recording has been stopped automatically http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-Movie-recording-has-been-stopped-automatica/
Fixing - Movie recording has been stopped automatically - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/6PDR/IFGNVRAU/F9S6PDRIFGNVRAU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/6PDR/IFGNVRAU/F9S6PDRIFGNVRAU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/6PDR/IFGNVRAU/F9S6PDRIFGNVRAU.SMALL.jpg AshishA5 Fixing - Movie recording has been stopped automaticallyThis video shows 2 different ways to fix the "Movie recording has been stopped automatically" on Canon 600D. This is one of the World's shortest video in fixing this issue.Cause: A slow (wrong class or incompatible) SD card might make the system...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2015 02:08:32 PDT
How to achieve that "Matte Look"in Photoshop CS3 up to Photoshop CC. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-achieve-that-Matte-Look-in-Photoshop-CS3-up/
How to achieve that "Matte Look"in Photoshop CS3 up to Photoshop CC. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/7NRF/IFGNVPYJ/FGS7NRFIFGNVPYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/7NRF/IFGNVPYJ/FGS7NRFIFGNVPYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/7NRF/IFGNVPYJ/FGS7NRFIFGNVPYJ.SMALL.jpg ShaunVos88 How to achieve that "Matte Look" in Photoshop CS3 up to Photoshop CC. 1. Start with image opened in Photoshop.2. Select the elliptical marquee tool, and drag a circle around your subject. 3. Right click inside the selection (marching ants) and select Refine Edge. 4. Set the Feather radius until ...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2015 01:57:39 PDT
Basic Portrait Enhancing and Retouching Photoshop CC and Camera Raw Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Portrait-Enhancing-and-Retouching-Photoshop-/
Basic Portrait Enhancing and Retouching Photoshop CC and Camera Raw Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/DF4S/IFF8GION/FD9DF4SIFF8GION.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/DF4S/IFF8GION/FD9DF4SIFF8GION.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD9/DF4S/IFF8GION/FD9DF4SIFF8GION.SMALL.jpg MarleeS Part 1: Camera Raw Processing Open your image in Camera Raw using Adobe Bridge. 1. *If you are editing a JPEG, duplicate the background, go to Filter, Camera Raw Filter and continue from there. 2. Using the White Balance tool, look for a grey area in the photo (read tip) and click. Tip: L...
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Wed, 7 Oct 2015 01:29:43 PDT
ARDUINO sound activated flash or camera trigger http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-sound-activated-flash-or-camera-trigger/
ARDUINO sound activated flash or camera trigger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/4HJC/IFDSVKJ9/FFY4HJCIFDSVKJ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/4HJC/IFDSVKJ9/FFY4HJCIFDSVKJ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/4HJC/IFDSVKJ9/FFY4HJCIFDSVKJ9.SMALL.jpg Z-HUT This instructable will show you how to build a simple circuit to connect to a ARDUINO micro controller that will detect sound and trigger your camera or flash for high speed photography. This is easy to assemble and only cost a few $$$ for the parts... Build the circuit.. The picture above is ...
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Mon, 5 Oct 2015 12:51:03 PDT
Adobe Camera Raw Post Processing - Street Portrait http://www.instructables.com/id/Adobe-Camera-Raw-Post-Processing-Street-Portrait/
Adobe Camera Raw Post Processing - Street Portrait - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/ULGZ/IEY3CAVP/F7UULGZIEY3CAVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/ULGZ/IEY3CAVP/F7UULGZIEY3CAVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/ULGZ/IEY3CAVP/F7UULGZIEY3CAVP.SMALL.jpg thulasidasanphotography This tutorial cover how to processing the whole image using Adobe Camera Raw without any Plugin.Areas Covered : Lighting Adjustment | Color Adjustment | Sharpen | Burn & Dodge FeelSoftware's used : Adobe Camera Raw, Adobe Photoshop CCMake sure to subscribe to our Youtube channel. Stay connect with...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2015 04:49:27 PDT
Replace a broken LCD screen from your camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Replace-a-broken-LCD-screen-from-your-camera/
Replace a broken LCD screen from your camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/LZNB/IEY30Y68/F84LZNBIEY30Y68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/LZNB/IEY30Y68/F84LZNBIEY30Y68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F84/LZNB/IEY30Y68/F84LZNBIEY30Y68.SMALL.jpg RandomHacker Before buying a new camera because yours has a broken LCD screen, just give it a chance and try to make it work!The process is simple, and you only need a screwdriver and the replacement screen!You can find replacement screens on eBay, just look for "Your brand/model name" and "LCD", and of course, ...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 11:37:25 PDT
DIY Graduated filter for long exposures http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Graduated-filter-for-long-exposures/
DIY Graduated filter for long exposures - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/K6CK/IEY30VGJ/FRDK6CKIEY30VGJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/K6CK/IEY30VGJ/FRDK6CKIEY30VGJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRD/K6CK/IEY30VGJ/FRDK6CKIEY30VGJ.SMALL.jpg RandomHacker Graduated filters are expensive and we often forget to bring them with us. What to do if we are out already and need to use a graduated filter for a sunset scene?The process is very simple: you only need to have something opaque (like a credit card, or even your hand!!) and place it where you want t...
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Thu, 24 Sep 2015 11:24:15 PDT
Smartphone DIY Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-DIY-Microscope/
Smartphone DIY Microscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/OROW/IEQY5JRR/FOMOROWIEQY5JRR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/OROW/IEQY5JRR/FOMOROWIEQY5JRR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/OROW/IEQY5JRR/FOMOROWIEQY5JRR.SMALL.jpg Mojo_JoJo One projects leftover is another projects raw material :-)My recent instructable Webcam-mod-for-Astrophotography resulted in the webcam lens being leftover, after searching on Instructables I found quite a few uses for the lenshttp://www.instructables.com/id/Microscope-JIG-for...http://www.instructa...
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Mon, 21 Sep 2015 12:36:16 PDT
How to take a quality picture with a DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-a-quality-picture-with-a-DSLR/
How to take a quality picture with a DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/ZB8M/IESTQBS0/FOEZB8MIESTQBS0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/ZB8M/IESTQBS0/FOEZB8MIESTQBS0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/ZB8M/IESTQBS0/FOEZB8MIESTQBS0.SMALL.jpg chadjrhym A guide to beginner photography. Subject The first step in producing a good picture is finding a subject to actually take a picture of. Without the subject, a picture is nothing. ISO know your camera. Regardless of composition, knowing your editing software, or even the environment in which ...
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Sun, 20 Sep 2015 21:55:04 PDT
ESP8266+Smartphone Wireless Remote for DSLR with (possible) GPS for under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/ESP8266Smartphone-Wireless-Remote-for-DSLR-with-po/
ESP8266+Smartphone Wireless Remote for DSLR with (possible) GPS for under $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/5ODM/IEQXSS9P/F2U5ODMIEQXSS9P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/5ODM/IEQXSS9P/F2U5ODMIEQXSS9P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2U/5ODM/IEQXSS9P/F2U5ODMIEQXSS9P.SMALL.jpg Rahul27 A while back I came across this awesome project by CosmicMac. Basically you can trigger your DSLR wirelessly using your smartphone via the ESP8266 connected to the DSLR. Given that not all cameras have support for built in shutter terminal, and that different brands have different pinouts for their ...
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Sat, 19 Sep 2015 06:43:05 PDT
Making a Macro lens for your smartphone camera. (Nearly Free) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Macro-lens-for-your-smartphone-camera-Nea/
Making a Macro lens for your smartphone camera. (Nearly Free) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/6ABF/IEE2UGSS/FOE6ABFIEE2UGSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/6ABF/IEE2UGSS/FOE6ABFIEE2UGSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOE/6ABF/IEE2UGSS/FOE6ABFIEE2UGSS.SMALL.jpg Mr_ShreyashM This is my first instructable after discontinuing my old account for some unavoidable reasons. This instructable will guide through making Macro Lens from your old laser pointer. No matter which smartphone you use this little hack will work. In My case the results are from Sony Xperia T2 Ultra (13 M...
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Thu, 10 Sep 2015 07:12:09 PDT
Webcam mod for Astrophotography http://www.instructables.com/id/Webcam-mod-for-Astrophotography/
Webcam mod for Astrophotography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/7VDK/IEB86YU1/F0P7VDKIEB86YU1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/7VDK/IEB86YU1/F0P7VDKIEB86YU1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/7VDK/IEB86YU1/F0P7VDKIEB86YU1.SMALL.jpg Mojo_JoJo I recently bought a Celestron Astromaster 130EQ, after taking it out a couple of times I soon realized I wanted to take photographs and share with friends. After reading up on astrophotography I was disappointed to find that most of the information on moding a webcam was based on the long discontinu...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 12:10:34 PDT
From Phones to Cameras, Photography for the Blind http://www.instructables.com/id/From-Phones-to-Cameras-Photography-for-the-Blind/
From Phones to Cameras, Photography for the Blind - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/ZKUU/IE2NCXWY/F6HZKUUIE2NCXWY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/ZKUU/IE2NCXWY/F6HZKUUIE2NCXWY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/ZKUU/IE2NCXWY/F6HZKUUIE2NCXWY.SMALL.jpg Josehf Murchison Strangely enough photography has become very popular with visually impaired people, many of them becoming published as artists in their own right. There are many misconceptions about the blind and the visually impaired but this Instructable is not about that. Photography has its own unique difficult...
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Wed, 2 Sep 2015 13:32:26 PDT
How To Make A Facebook Cover Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Facebook-Cover-Photo/
How To Make A Facebook Cover Photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/AAG8/IE1HKEJP/F8NAAG8IE1HKEJP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/AAG8/IE1HKEJP/F8NAAG8IE1HKEJP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/AAG8/IE1HKEJP/F8NAAG8IE1HKEJP.SMALL.jpg befunky Let's face it: learning Photoshop is hard. Watching tutorial after tutorial on YouTube can discourage even the most eager artist in training and has long been the bane of many small businesses and bloggers alike. But thankfully graphic design can be about so much more than just Photoshop, which is e...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 11:07:12 PDT
Photographing the Esoteric: Life through the Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Photographing-the-Esoteric-Life-through-the-Lens/
Photographing the Esoteric: Life through the Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/WV90/IE0V6ITE/FMUWV90IE0V6ITE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/WV90/IE0V6ITE/FMUWV90IE0V6ITE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/WV90/IE0V6ITE/FMUWV90IE0V6ITE.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory Life is amazing and sometimes you're lucky enough to capture a tiny esoteric piece of it with a camera. I've been fortunate to capture a lot of unique perspectives over the years and the ones in this 'ible are some of my favorites. They remind me that some of the best images are the ones we don't ...
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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:43:25 PDT
Take Micro-Photographs with an Old Student Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Take-Micro-photographs-with-an-Old-Student-Microsc/
Take Micro-Photographs with an Old Student Microscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/ET98/IDYPDAOW/FI1ET98IDYPDAOW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/ET98/IDYPDAOW/FI1ET98IDYPDAOW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/ET98/IDYPDAOW/FI1ET98IDYPDAOW.SMALL.jpg KathyCeceri I recently needed an extreme close-up image that was beyond the capabilities of my little point-and-shoot digital camera. So as a retired homeschooling parent, I resorted to a technique I discovered when my kids and I were learning about biology. I set up our old low-tech microscope and used it to g...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 20:35:18 PDT
Shadow Play: Making Artful Photos with Shadows http://www.instructables.com/id/Shadow-Play-Making-Artful-Photos-with-Shadows/
Shadow Play: Making Artful Photos with Shadows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/DTBK/IDYP7DMK/F08DTBKIDYP7DMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/DTBK/IDYP7DMK/F08DTBKIDYP7DMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F08/DTBK/IDYP7DMK/F08DTBKIDYP7DMK.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory I love shadows! They often create artistic effects where least expected, looming from fog, on walls or forest paths. It's easy to discount them, but if you take the time to look at the dark areas cast by sunlight, as well as the light, some remarkable images and photographic opportunities can revea...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 20:14:47 PDT
Simple Camera Dolly for Time-lapse Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Camera-Slider-for-Time-lapse-Photography/
Simple Camera Dolly for Time-lapse Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/7ZIY/IDYKKY7J/FQL7ZIYIDYKKY7J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/7ZIY/IDYKKY7J/FQL7ZIYIDYKKY7J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQL/7ZIY/IDYKKY7J/FQL7ZIYIDYKKY7J.SMALL.jpg ThomasJ1 As an amateur photographer, I enjoy taking pictures of the Northern Lights. However, still images can not render the dynamic of the aurora. To solve that problem, I decided to make time-lapse videos of the lights. They turned out great but I needed something else: a mobile point of view. This is why...
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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 15:26:44 PDT
Angry Skies and How to Photograph Them http://www.instructables.com/id/Angry-Skies-and-How-to-Photograph-Them/
Angry Skies and How to Photograph Them - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/ZMUV/IDWXK6X2/FYDZMUVIDWXK6X2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/ZMUV/IDWXK6X2/FYDZMUVIDWXK6X2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYD/ZMUV/IDWXK6X2/FYDZMUVIDWXK6X2.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory Rainy season in Florida - which would be most of the summer - is a really terrific time of year for members of the Cloud Appreciation Society, especially if you're a fan of massive thunderheads. (If you're wondering, there really are Cloud Appreciation Societies - I follow along with the Florida Clo...
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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:04:29 PDT
Transform a Cloudy Day into a Moonlit Night in Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-a-Cloudy-Day-into-a-Moonlit-Night-in-Pho/
Transform a Cloudy Day into a Moonlit Night in Photoshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/8VM6/IDUQN2S9/FEW8VM6IDUQN2S9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/8VM6/IDUQN2S9/FEW8VM6IDUQN2S9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/8VM6/IDUQN2S9/FEW8VM6IDUQN2S9.SMALL.jpg Blue Lightning TV Photoshop CS6 tutorial showing how to transform a photo of a cloudy day into a gorgeous night sky with a full moon and corona.Get up to 20% off Photoshop + Lightroom! Only $7.99 p/month: https://db.tt/4PNmz1S8Moon: http://db.tt/6nE9YJ24
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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:28:01 PDT