Instructables: exploring - technology - diy - cheap - photography http://www.instructables.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:30:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cheap DSLR Protection Against The Elements http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-DSLR-Protection-Against-The-Elements/
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Sat, 3 Aug 2013 19:47:57 PDT
DIY 1200W CFL daylight for product photography or video light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-1200W-CFL-daylight-for-product-photography-or-/
DIY 1200W CFL daylight for product photography or video light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/2SR8/HHS9VCRD/F742SR8HHS9VCRD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/2SR8/HHS9VCRD/F742SR8HHS9VCRD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F74/2SR8/HHS9VCRD/F742SR8HHS9VCRD.SMALL.jpg kalmarattila Before I started this project, tried a few lights for my product photography what I found at home: desktop lights, 150W halogen reflectors, etc. But none of them are perfect for my needs. :( So I started to search DIY variants to build two lights for myself. I found these, and get the inspiration: ...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 13:12:29 PDT
High Speed Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Speed-Photography-1/
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Wed, 29 May 2013 04:09:17 PDT
~$20 Portable Lightbox for Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/20-Portable-Lightbox-for-Photography/
~$20 Portable Lightbox for Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/D3CV/HCRVRD4F/FTDD3CVHCRVRD4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/D3CV/HCRVRD4F/FTDD3CVHCRVRD4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTD/D3CV/HCRVRD4F/FTDD3CVHCRVRD4F.SMALL.jpg The Insomniac Hi there! This project came about from my hobby of collecting and trading vintage film cameras online. I needed a more professional-looking method of taking photos for my ads. I saw a couple of different 'ibles here doing roughly the same thing, but I had a particular requirement: I wanted mine to p...
By: The Insomniac

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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 19:44:32 PST
Folding light box http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-light-box/
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Sat, 26 Jan 2013 10:34:24 PST
Improvised Lighting Setup (Goodbye Tents!) http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Minute-DIY-Lighting-Studio-household-materials/
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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 23:29:58 PST
DIY: GoPro/Camera Clamp Mount - Under $2 - Assembly in Under 2 Minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoProCamera-Clamp-Mount-Under-2-Assembl/
DIY: GoPro/Camera Clamp Mount - Under $2 - Assembly in Under 2 Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/76OQ/H5R9EYDK/FTN76OQH5R9EYDK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/76OQ/H5R9EYDK/FTN76OQH5R9EYDK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTN/76OQ/H5R9EYDK/FTN76OQH5R9EYDK.SMALL.jpg dortonward Hey, I'm Doug and this is my first instructable! So let me get started! So have you ever wanted to clamp your GoPro or Camera to something to get that perfect angle? Well this is the Cheapest and Easiest option. This mount will easily hold a GoPro and Smaller digital camera in any positon, and it wi...
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Sat, 18 Aug 2012 23:13:29 PDT
DIY 3D photo/video (foto/video 3D casero) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-3D-photovideo-fotovideo-3D-casero/
DIY 3D photo/video (foto/video 3D casero) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/X5K5/GJQEHTEL/F5JX5K5GJQEHTEL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/X5K5/GJQEHTEL/F5JX5K5GJQEHTEL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5J/X5K5/GJQEHTEL/F5JX5K5GJQEHTEL.SMALL.jpg rimar2000 La técnica 3D me gustó casi desde siempre. Cuando yo tenía unos 7 años vi por primera vez esas maravillosas imágenes que venían en el anuario del Pato Donald con sus respectivos anteojitos rojo-azul, y me pasaba horas admirando el efecto tridimensional. Años más tarde hice algunas pruebas con una cá...
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Wed, 16 Feb 2011 18:21:11 PST
The $10 PVC C-stand http://www.instructables.com/id/The-10-PVC-C-stand/
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Thu, 17 Sep 2009 18:52:03 PDT
An E-Z Mount For A New Pocket Video Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/An-E-Z-Mount-For-A-New-Pocket-Video-Camera/
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Sun, 13 Sep 2009 09:14:12 PDT
Ghetto Macro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Ghetto-Macro-Lens/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2009 13:40:29 PST
build a $4 lens with interchangeable kaleidoscopic filters for any digital camera http://www.instructables.com/id/build-a-4-lens-with-interchangeable-kaleidoscopic/
build a $4 lens with interchangeable kaleidoscopic filters for any digital camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/ZI63/FIV128LC/FA2ZI63FIV128LC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/ZI63/FIV128LC/FA2ZI63FIV128LC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/ZI63/FIV128LC/FA2ZI63FIV128LC.SMALL.jpg pdub77 in this instructable i show you how to build a really cool lens attachment for almost any digital camera. with the advent of digital cameras, i blossomed (not like that chick in that sitcom, though). if i had had the money, i would've loved to get into developing my own film and slr cameras and ...
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Sat, 26 Jan 2008 16:29:38 PST
Muslin Photography Background http://www.instructables.com/id/Muslin-Photography-Background/
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