Instructables: exploring - technology - digital - camera - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:04:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 Sprocket any lens,,and send pixles through the lab, with the blue lump cam http://www.instructables.com/id/Sprocket-any-lensand-send-pixles-through-the-lab-w/
Sprocket any lens,,and send pixles through the lab, with the blue lump cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/DCX8/HN82P49H/FADDCX8HN82P49H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/DCX8/HN82P49H/FADDCX8HN82P49H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAD/DCX8/HN82P49H/FADDCX8HN82P49H.SMALL.gif crazyg  2 stage instructable, first to sprocket hole images with any m49 slr lens, then to digitise the light within the camera just befor it reaches the film , i really like the sprocket hole effect on images(like the diana,spinner,sprocket rocket and holga cameras),also it means that im getting maximum ...
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 19:27:03 PST
Instamatic Film Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-Instamatic-Film-Into-a-Digital-Camera-and-Vide/
Instamatic Film Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/OQNU/HNE3ZKIY/FLSOQNUHNE3ZKIY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/OQNU/HNE3ZKIY/FLSOQNUHNE3ZKIY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/OQNU/HNE3ZKIY/FLSOQNUHNE3ZKIY.SMALL.jpg lonesoulsurfer Turn an old 126 film cartridge from an Instamatic into a digital camera and video recorder. Anyone who was born in the 70’s (like me) will have photo albums full of old Instamatic and Polaroid photos.  Instamatic cameras were known as point-and-shoot cameras.  They were inexpensive, easy to load,...
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 04:24:50 PDT
Infrared night vision digital camera/camcorder http://www.instructables.com/id/Infrared-night-vision-digital-cameracamcorder/
Infrared night vision digital camera/camcorder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/4D7M/GJ7MQAYV/FH44D7MGJ7MQAYV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/4D7M/GJ7MQAYV/FH44D7MGJ7MQAYV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/4D7M/GJ7MQAYV/FH44D7MGJ7MQAYV.SMALL.jpg electric_piano_5k This instructable explains how to convert the Discovery Kids Night Vision Camcorder (which is falsely advertised to use "real infrared night vision technology") into a REAL infrared night vision camcorder.  This is similar to IR webcam conversions published here and elsewhere, but the advantage of t...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2010 08:59:35 PST
fisheye digital contact print film camera ,steampunk flavour http://www.instructables.com/id/fisheye-digital-contact-print-film-camera-steampu/
fisheye digital contact print film camera ,steampunk flavour - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/4RTQ/H7PCKRGO/F9A4RTQH7PCKRGO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/4RTQ/H7PCKRGO/F9A4RTQH7PCKRGO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/4RTQ/H7PCKRGO/F9A4RTQH7PCKRGO.SMALL.jpg crazyg sorry not many pictures,of analigital camera that i struggle to explain how let alone why.its neither digital or analogue. its pal. basically its a car reversing camera setup inside a camera that retains its film transport system, i read on t'net it couldnt work so i tried it and it nearly works, re...
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Sat, 29 Sep 2012 19:12:17 PDT
digital camera recase into film slr http://www.instructables.com/id/digital-camera-recase-into-film-slr/
digital camera recase into film slr - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/GBOX/H742PUT1/FCRGBOXH742PUT1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/GBOX/H742PUT1/FCRGBOXH742PUT1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/GBOX/H742PUT1/FCRGBOXH742PUT1.SMALL.jpg crazyg firstly i should point out that the slr was in very poor shape before i remodeled its innards , secondly the step by step bit is a bit vague i did this pre olympics in fact i finished it the night before the opening ceremony. took about 30 hours over several weeks misplacement the camera had 2 bo...
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Sat, 29 Sep 2012 17:03:49 PDT
Underwater Camera Housing on a budget. http://www.instructables.com/id/Underwater-Camera-Housing-on-a-budget/
Underwater Camera Housing on a budget. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/V9VP/H673A0JC/F3PV9VPH673A0JC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/V9VP/H673A0JC/F3PV9VPH673A0JC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/V9VP/H673A0JC/F3PV9VPH673A0JC.SMALL.jpg ClandestineIntestine For some reason, I decided I wanted to be able to take pictures underwater. I looked at waterproof housings and was discouraged by the prices. So I decided to build my own. Materials/Tools A "T" intersection of 4" PVC pipe An inset cap Some plexiglass A pair of rubber gloves A Hose clamp An old "...
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Thu, 30 Aug 2012 17:17:51 PDT
Scanning Film Negatives with a DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-30/
Scanning Film Negatives with a DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/UBLA/H2MYIPUB/FU8UBLAH2MYIPUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/UBLA/H2MYIPUB/FU8UBLAH2MYIPUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/UBLA/H2MYIPUB/FU8UBLAH2MYIPUB.SMALL.jpg pauloricca Well, lets just say I've gotten better at this over the last couple of years. The left image was one of the first I've "scanned" with my DSLR, and the one on the right I've just rescanned using the techniques described below (higher resolution available here). Right now I can get higher resolution a...
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Sun, 27 May 2012 18:04:35 PDT
Six Camera Face Scan Rig (using 123DCatch / Photofly for processing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Six-Camera-Face-Scan-Rig-using-123DCatch-Photof/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TJAS/H15NE4O3/FHKTJASH15NE4O3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TJAS/H15NE4O3/FHKTJASH15NE4O3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHK/TJAS/H15NE4O3/FHKTJASH15NE4O3.SMALL.jpg Tall-drinks I was recently asked to build "something fun" for a science museum event. Since I was already waist deep in the world of photogrammetry at work (the reconstruction of 3D data from photographs), I decided to build a camera rig for capturing the faces of the visitors (mostly kids). Now if you have ki...
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Sat, 28 Apr 2012 11:43:35 PDT
Analog Picture-in-Picture Video Rig. Capture content, and person with good audio, at the same time with one camera. http://www.instructables.com/id/2FerCam-Video-Interview-Rig-Captures-Both-Subject/
Analog Picture-in-Picture Video Rig. Capture content, and person with good audio, at the same time with one camera. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/4BTE/F9N2E03Z/F3N4BTEF9N2E03Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/4BTE/F9N2E03Z/F3N4BTEF9N2E03Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/4BTE/F9N2E03Z/F3N4BTEF9N2E03Z.SMALL.jpg calebjc An interview camera rig designed to enable an interviewer with 1 small digital camera to capture picture in picture interviews with good audio on both subjects without a camera-person. Made with a harmonica holder, Canon SD1000 camera, small mirror, quick-ties, Shoe Goo and flex pipe. The rig captu...
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Tue, 4 Dec 2007 11:00:56 PST
A 5MP stereo-camera for pictures and movies! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-5MP-stereo-camera-for-pictures-and-movies/
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Thu, 6 May 2010 08:42:26 PDT
Make anything into a tripod, and a few ideas for your camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-anything-into-a-tripod-and-a-few-ideas-for-y/
Make anything into a tripod, and a few ideas for your camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/W6M0/G0Y6UC13/FIIW6M0G0Y6UC13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/W6M0/G0Y6UC13/FIIW6M0G0Y6UC13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/W6M0/G0Y6UC13/FIIW6M0G0Y6UC13.SMALL.jpg exabopper This is a compilation of several camera projects that I have made and used.  I'll show you how you can make anything into a support for your camera or camcorder using less than $2 worth of hardware.  Next, I'll show you how to incorporate that idea into building your own monopod or SteadiCam, and fi...
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Mon, 19 Oct 2009 16:00:22 PDT
Portable, Paperless, Digital Copy Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Paperless-Digital-Copy-Machine/
Portable, Paperless, Digital Copy Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/IQNF/G0KQOWM8/FOGIQNFG0KQOWM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/IQNF/G0KQOWM8/FOGIQNFG0KQOWM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/IQNF/G0KQOWM8/FOGIQNFG0KQOWM8.SMALL.jpg DHagen Don’t wait in line to feed coins into the library’s photocopier! Here are instructions for making a portable, paperless, digital copy machine.Your materials should cost less than $20, maybe less than $10, and the labor time is only a few hours. I am assuming that you already have a digital camera an...
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Sun, 11 Oct 2009 11:03:09 PDT
Cheap Fisheye Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Fisheye-Lens/
Cheap Fisheye Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/NHRQ/G0GBHWJM/FSWNHRQG0GBHWJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/NHRQ/G0GBHWJM/FSWNHRQG0GBHWJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/NHRQ/G0GBHWJM/FSWNHRQG0GBHWJM.SMALL.jpg patholio How to make a cheap fisheye lens for a compact digital camera.You will need:(1) Your digital camera - I used a Canon Ixus 65(2) An old or broken SLR zoom lens - I picked up a Sigma 28-200mm from the broken lenses box of a camera shop for 5 quid, I think the autofocus didn't work.(3) some really tiny...
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Tue, 6 Oct 2009 09:02:20 PDT
3D Anaglyph Camera Attachment! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-camera-attachment-to-take-3D-Anaglyp/
3D Anaglyph Camera Attachment! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/YQ6J/BF7EP27XYYE/FYPYQ6JBF7EP27XYYE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/YQ6J/BF7EP27XYYE/FYPYQ6JBF7EP27XYYE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/YQ6J/BF7EP27XYYE/FYPYQ6JBF7EP27XYYE.SMALL.jpg gibbon This device lets you take 3D anaglyph photos and movies with an ordinary camera. The parts cost about $30. It's pretty simple to build and you don't need any special software or camera equipment. Please let me know if you have any improvements on this design.Newsflash! The photos below show a sl...
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Mon, 1 May 2006 05:44:13 PDT
M42 Mount HOLGA LENS! (tutorial) (lowest Cost) http://www.instructables.com/id/M42-Mount-HOLGA-LENS-tutorial-LOMO-lowest-Co/
M42 Mount HOLGA LENS! (tutorial) (lowest Cost) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ECCC/FT7PU4OO/FBZECCCFT7PU4OO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ECCC/FT7PU4OO/FBZECCCFT7PU4OO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/ECCC/FT7PU4OO/FBZECCCFT7PU4OO.SMALL.jpg mijonju Things you will need: 1. Screwdrivers 2. m42 Camera Cap (I made a mistake in the picture sorry) 3. Holga Lens Simply Take out the shutter from the Holga lens After removing the shutter and other loose parts that can be taken out by unscrewing,and clip away all plastic that is sticking out, hard...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2009 21:39:22 PDT
DIY R-STRAP http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-R-STRAP/
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Thu, 2 Oct 2008 18:26:07 PDT
build a digital pin-hole camera http://www.instructables.com/id/build-a-digital-pin-hole-camera/
build a digital pin-hole camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/WCU7/FKLD2MW1/FSSWCU7FKLD2MW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/WCU7/FKLD2MW1/FSSWCU7FKLD2MW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/WCU7/FKLD2MW1/FSSWCU7FKLD2MW1.SMALL.jpg richard2nd I always wanted to try making pictures with a pinhole camera, but it was one of those things I never quite got around to. Now with digital cameras it#25;s easy.You will need a digital single lens reflex (SLR) camera with an interchangeable lens, some black card stock, a pin, black tape, scissors, an...
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Tue, 2 Sep 2008 19:13:42 PDT
Canon Wired Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Canon-Wired-Remote/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2008 22:00:31 PDT
DIY Flash Diffuser with Hundreds of FREE Color Filters http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-Flash-Diffuser-with-hundreds-of-free-colored-/
DIY Flash Diffuser with Hundreds of FREE Color Filters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/CDH1/FEG406N9/F39CDH1FEG406N9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/CDH1/FEG406N9/F39CDH1FEG406N9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/CDH1/FEG406N9/F39CDH1FEG406N9.SMALL.jpg deth2all Want to diffuse the flash and add some color to your photos at the same time? This quick and dirt-cheap trick will get you there.Take pictures in hundreds of different colors using free filtersFlash diffuser that holds colored filters, and showing you how to get HUNDREDS of free gel inserts!!!! to t...
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Tue, 1 Apr 2008 20:44:57 PDT
Improve your digital camera extremely http://www.instructables.com/id/Improve-your-digital-camera-extremely/
Improve your digital camera extremely - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/28JE/F7PCMVRT/FYQ28JEF7PCMVRT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/28JE/F7PCMVRT/FYQ28JEF7PCMVRT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/28JE/F7PCMVRT/FYQ28JEF7PCMVRT.SMALL.jpg isr_Raviv in this Instructable I'll show you how you can take your amature digital camera to the extreme using just one item that you'll probably find in every home! with this simple modification you will be able to take extreme macro images with your simple amature digital camera! enjoy this one ! Watch the ...
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Sat, 13 Oct 2007 09:45:30 PDT
How to take AWESOME night photos WITHOUT a tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-AWESOME-night-photos-WITHOUT-a-tripod/
How to take AWESOME night photos WITHOUT a tripod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/90XN/F23Z36PT/FZU90XNF23Z36PT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/90XN/F23Z36PT/FZU90XNF23Z36PT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/90XN/F23Z36PT/FZU90XNF23Z36PT.SMALL.jpg thesparine This instructable will teach you how to use the normal digital camera you already own to take night photos that are not blurry, and without a tripod. Don't believe me? The photos on this page were shot just last week with my digital camera without a tripod. Read and learn, grasshopper! And press...
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Mon, 28 May 2007 19:34:42 PDT
5 Hour External Battery for DV camera http://www.instructables.com/id/External-Battery-for-DV-camera/
5 Hour External Battery for DV camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/JF1H/F7YGQBCT/FTSJF1HF7YGQBCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/JF1H/F7YGQBCT/FTSJF1HF7YGQBCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/JF1H/F7YGQBCT/FTSJF1HF7YGQBCT.SMALL.jpg AT This project turned into an easy way to extend my DV Camera's battery life. The battery that came with my Canon Optura 60 lasts for about 40 minutes or so minutes on a full charge. I got a BIG battery but that only last for an hour or so (if it will charge, but that is another issue/story).I looke...
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Mon, 22 Oct 2007 10:05:37 PDT
Another DIY Micro-Macro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-DIY-Micro-Macro-Lens/
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Mon, 30 Apr 2007 16:34:25 PDT
infrared digital camera - the real way http://www.instructables.com/id/infrared-digital-camera---the-real-way/
infrared digital camera - the real way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/C99F/F7PCS2FM/FS2C99FF7PCS2FM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/C99F/F7PCS2FM/FS2C99FF7PCS2FM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS2/C99F/F7PCS2FM/FS2C99FF7PCS2FM.SMALL.jpg talbotron22 Are you tired of at looking at the world in boring, ordinary colors? Upset about the limitations of your eyeballs to perceive light between 400 - 700 nm? Odds are you have a perfectly good infrared imaging device sitting around and you don't even know it. Here's how to modify your average digital ca...
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Fri, 26 Oct 2007 10:12:22 PDT