Instructables: exploring - technology - photo - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Mar 2017 04:48:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Taking High Quality Night Landscapes http://www.instructables.com/id/Taking-High-Quality-Night-Landscapes/
Taking High Quality Night Landscapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ML1A/J0MORVEB/FZTML1AJ0MORVEB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ML1A/J0MORVEB/FZTML1AJ0MORVEB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/ML1A/J0MORVEB/FZTML1AJ0MORVEB.SMALL.jpg UlrichR2 Night landscapes can be some of the most beautiful things you have ever seen, unfortunately it is so easy for them to come out underexposed, blurry, shaky, grainy or just dead right useless.I just want to start by saying that I am by no means a professional, just a very motivated amateur, and that I...
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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 05:14:46 PDT
SONAR Height Measuring Instrument 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/SONAR-Height-Measuring-Instrument-20/
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Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:03:59 PDT
Adjustable Photo Backdrop Made Using PVC http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustable-Photo-Backdrop-Made-Using-PVC/
Adjustable Photo Backdrop Made Using PVC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/ME5X/IZYGCDWW/FXSME5XIZYGCDWW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/ME5X/IZYGCDWW/FXSME5XIZYGCDWW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXS/ME5X/IZYGCDWW/FXSME5XIZYGCDWW.SMALL.jpg Tired_Gamer_Dad My wife needed a proper photo backdrop for all of the pictures she's been taking lately. We have four children and that adds up to a lot of pictures; between pictures of the kids themselves and all of the clothes that are constantly coming and going. She selected this backdrop: http://a.co/8Zk6YCG a...
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Tue, 7 Mar 2017 10:34:13 PST
PRO RING LIGHT FOR CHEAP http://www.instructables.com/id/PRO-RING-LIGHT-FOR-CHEAP/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:45:29 PST
Adding a Polaroid Back to a Vintage Film Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-a-Polaroid-Back-to-a-Vintage-Film-Camera/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:50:43 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
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
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
Lego Digital Photo Frame from Broken Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Digital-Photo-Frame-From-Broken-Tablet/
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Wed, 28 Dec 2016 08:52:27 PST
Make An LED Iluminated Hardwood Clock Photo Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-LED-Iluminated-Hardwood-Clock-Photo-Frame/
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 06:27:47 PST
How to fade out an image in simple way http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Fade-Out-an-Image-in-Simple-Way/
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 10:14:32 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
Simple $1 Photo Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-1-Photo-Studio/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 20:33:44 PDT
How to Make a Pure Black Photography Background http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Pure-Black-Photography-Background/
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:24:36 PDT
DIY portable Video Light http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Portable-Video-Light/
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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 20:00:50 PDT
DIY Viewmaster reels http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Viewmaster-Reels/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 11:45:08 PDT
Display Images on OLED Screen with Arduino (ATtiny85 and others) http://www.instructables.com/id/Display-Images-on-OLED-Screen-With-Arduino-ATtiny8/
Display Images on OLED Screen with Arduino (ATtiny85 and others) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/16DE/IU9UP1BO/FS116DEIU9UP1BO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/16DE/IU9UP1BO/FS116DEIU9UP1BO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/16DE/IU9UP1BO/FS116DEIU9UP1BO.SMALL.jpg AlexFW Hi everyone!In this instructable, I'm going to be going through the process of how you can get images to display on OLED displays such as this one: https://amzn.com/B00O2LKEW2. For this tutorial I'll be using an ATtiny85, so some of the sketches I provide will not work on other Arduino devices. How...
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 17:53:01 PDT
DIY Pregnancy Silhouette Photo with Your Phone! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pregnancy-Silhouette-Photo-With-Your-Phone/
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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:52:04 PDT
Articulating 70W Spectrum-Balanced LED Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Articulating-70W-Spectrum-Balanced-LED-Panel-Doesn/
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Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:42:47 PDT
Haunted Portrait for less than $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Haunted-Portrait-for-Less-Than-20/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 11:17:06 PDT
Large Off Camera Ring Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Large-Off-Camera-Ring-Light/
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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:36:37 PDT
Super Tripod from GORM(ikea) parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Tripod-From-GORMikea-Parts/
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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 17:22:31 PDT
Personalised Photo Phone Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalised-Photo-Phone-Cover/
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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 04:53:14 PDT
Azkaban Prison Mugshots http://www.instructables.com/id/Azkaban-Prison-Mugshots/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:09:25 PDT
Cooking Timer Timelapse Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/Cooking-Timer-Timelapse-Tripod/
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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 05:09:04 PDT
123D Catch Photos Made Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/123D-Catch-Photos-Made-Easy/
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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:55:52 PDT
Dog Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Photography/
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Wed, 8 Jun 2016 05:47:36 PDT
Image Relief in Water http://www.instructables.com/id/Image-Relief-in-Water/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 22:25:06 PDT
Image Relief in Resin http://www.instructables.com/id/Image-Relief-in-Resin/
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Wed, 18 May 2016 16:37:30 PDT
Touchscreen Display and Battery for the PiKon Telescope / Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Touchscreen-Display-and-Rechargeable-Battery-Pack-/
Touchscreen Display and Battery for the PiKon Telescope / Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/XNZG/IYGFL3AJ/FK2XNZGIYGFL3AJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/XNZG/IYGFL3AJ/FK2XNZGIYGFL3AJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/XNZG/IYGFL3AJ/FK2XNZGIYGFL3AJ.SMALL.jpg ThirdEarthDesign In 2014, Mark Wrigley of Alternative Photonics along with Andy King, a Physics and Astronomy research associate at the University of Sheffield, created the PiKon 3d printed telescope. Based on Newton's reflecting telescope design it uses a Raspberry Pi and the PiCamera module, with the camera mounte...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 16:01:08 PDT
DIY Video Lights http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Video-Lights/
DIY Video Lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/2N9X/IM6J8K70/FWY2N9XIM6J8K70.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/2N9X/IM6J8K70/FWY2N9XIM6J8K70.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/2N9X/IM6J8K70/FWY2N9XIM6J8K70.SMALL.jpg SidelingJam3 Last summer I found nearly 100 LED strips in a dumpster behind Target. They were embedded into display case racks, but after a bit of hacking I was able to get them out. The really exciting thing about them was that they ran off of 12 volts - think of all the incredible uses! I started making replac...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 14:55:30 PDT
Black and White with Partial Color Effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-and-White-With-Partial-Color-Effect/
Black and White with Partial Color Effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/PFSQ/IL17P9C6/FGPPFSQIL17P9C6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/PFSQ/IL17P9C6/FGPPFSQIL17P9C6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGP/PFSQ/IL17P9C6/FGPPFSQIL17P9C6.SMALL.jpg Darthorso Hi friends!Everybody loves those black & white photos with a splash of color! They are so unique, and that's because every image is different, so are the color areas.This technique is often called "Splash Color Technique".But, alas, obtaining this great effect is not a Instragram-like filter, we hav...
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 14:32:29 PST
The Dynamic Photoalbum http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Dynamic-Photoalbum/
The Dynamic Photoalbum - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/USA1/IK4AID49/F0IUSA1IK4AID49.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/USA1/IK4AID49/F0IUSA1IK4AID49.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0I/USA1/IK4AID49/F0IUSA1IK4AID49.SMALL.jpg DJKevinM95 It is a photo book with LED lighting in the side of the cover so that you can clearly see what book it is. Make a blue print This is a blueprint of the book what I want to do there are LEDs in wooden cover and a 3d printed clamp for the leaves. What are the requirements? MustMust-haves that yo...
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Tue, 2 Feb 2016 03:01:45 PST
DIY Photography Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Photography-Light-Box/
DIY Photography Light Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/NXVO/IJD79HMS/FQ8NXVOIJD79HMS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/NXVO/IJD79HMS/FQ8NXVOIJD79HMS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/NXVO/IJD79HMS/FQ8NXVOIJD79HMS.SMALL.jpg HTLK Here are the instructions to make a DIY light box that cost less than $20US.2x clip lights (for sides)1x flexible light (for top)1x extension chord (3 power slots)2x hard back books1x tripod (not essential but recommended)1x piece of white material (1 square yard should be enough)1x big box (size ca...
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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 06:44:07 PST
Photograph Water Splashes http://www.instructables.com/id/Photograph-Water-Splashes/
Photograph Water Splashes - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/UJL8/IIOWQAP2/FW2UJL8IIOWQAP2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/UJL8/IIOWQAP2/FW2UJL8IIOWQAP2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW2/UJL8/IIOWQAP2/FW2UJL8IIOWQAP2.SMALL.jpg ThomasK19 This is another of my pre-Instructables projects. Again it lacks some documentation but still I think it's a nice one to share.Taking a photo of a water drop splashing on a water surface isn't too difficult - if you invest a little time. And the results are quite stunning. There are lots of people d...
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Sun, 27 Dec 2015 16:27:53 PST
Twitter Raspberry Pi Photo Live Feed http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Photo-Live-Feed/
Twitter Raspberry Pi Photo Live Feed - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/FF5K/IHWIQNYE/F8XFF5KIHWIQNYE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/FF5K/IHWIQNYE/F8XFF5KIHWIQNYE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/FF5K/IHWIQNYE/F8XFF5KIHWIQNYE.SMALL.jpg livbat This script will allow you to use twitter as a live feed or surveillance device that uploads content directly to twitter.On my Pi I used a Waveshare night vision camera, but you can use any type of camera. Create a Twitter App Go to https://apps.twitter.com/ and create a new app for your Raspberr...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 07:23:16 PST
ARDUINO photogate for HIGH SPEED photography http://www.instructables.com/id/ARDUINO-photogate-for-HIGH-SPEED-photography/
ARDUINO photogate for HIGH SPEED photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/YA7M/IHKWFGBG/FV0YA7MIHKWFGBG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/YA7M/IHKWFGBG/FV0YA7MIHKWFGBG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/YA7M/IHKWFGBG/FV0YA7MIHKWFGBG.SMALL.jpg Z-HUT Over the last few weeks I have been searching the internet for high speed photograph using a ARDUINO, So far over 90% of the projects I found used sound as the trigger. If you are trying to get a picture of a balloon popping that would work fine. But what I was after was pictures of water splashes a...
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Sun, 29 Nov 2015 20:03:09 PST
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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/0QZ6/IG2HFQ6M/FO20QZ6IG2HFQ6M.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO2/0QZ6/IG2HFQ6M/FO20QZ6IG2HFQ6M.SQUARE.jpg https://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 photo interrupters with your ARDUINO http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-photo-interrupters-with-your-ARDUINO/
How to use photo interrupters with your ARDUINO - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/N5L6/IFSLKNES/FAJN5L6IFSLKNES.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/N5L6/IFSLKNES/FAJN5L6IFSLKNES.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAJ/N5L6/IFSLKNES/FAJN5L6IFSLKNES.SMALL.jpg Z-HUT A photo interrupter is a devise that is made up of a infrared led and a photo transistor with a gap between the two of them, When something is placed between the gap the light is cut and the current flow through the photo transistor is reduced or stopped. The picture above shows three photo interru...
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Thu, 15 Oct 2015 14:22:48 PDT
Macrophotography with point-and-shoot cameras http://www.instructables.com/id/Macrophotography-with-point-and-shoot-cameras/
Macrophotography with point-and-shoot cameras - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/A98W/IEOP2A7C/F99A98WIEOP2A7C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/A98W/IEOP2A7C/F99A98WIEOP2A7C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F99/A98W/IEOP2A7C/F99A98WIEOP2A7C.SMALL.jpg Fred Nava This Instructable presents a summary of the methods and solutions I've been used to make Macrophotography with point-and-shoot cameras for the past 10 years. These photos were taken with my three point-and-shoot cameras using the ideas, concepts and instructions I present here.I hope you enjoy! Go...
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Fri, 18 Sep 2015 07:09:01 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]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/ZKUU/IE2NCXWY/F6HZKUUIE2NCXWY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/ZKUU/IE2NCXWY/F6HZKUUIE2NCXWY.SQUARE.jpg https://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
Powerful Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x5W http://www.instructables.com/id/Powerfull-Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker-2x5W/
Powerful Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x5W - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/IPKB/IDTAXQ8I/FU5IPKBIDTAXQ8I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/IPKB/IDTAXQ8I/FU5IPKBIDTAXQ8I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU5/IPKB/IDTAXQ8I/FU5IPKBIDTAXQ8I.SMALL.jpg bartroosen Bluetooth SpeakerMake your own powerfull Bluetooth Speaker with some extra features, easy explained, cheap and handy to use for less then 15$. Maybe you have some components which you don't need to buy like 5W speakers and some lithium batteries to make it less expensive like I did. In the following...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 02:01:15 PDT
Machining an Image into a Slab of Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Machining-an-Image-into-a-Slab-of-Paint/
Machining an Image into a Slab of Paint - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/FP8A/IDLNV2FR/F61FP8AIDLNV2FR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/FP8A/IDLNV2FR/F61FP8AIDLNV2FR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F61/FP8A/IDLNV2FR/F61FP8AIDLNV2FR.SMALL.jpg mkoehle This Instructable describes how to machine an image into a slab of paint. The relief to be machined is developed from a photograph, where the brightness of each pixel determines the height of the relief. The slab of paint is made up of hundreds of coats of paint, forming a gradient from black to whi...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 07:40:49 PDT
Home-Made LED Flashlight USB Charger (12V 1.8Ah Li-ion Battery!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Li-ion-12V-Home-made-USB-Flashlight-Charger/
Home-Made LED Flashlight USB Charger (12V 1.8Ah Li-ion Battery!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/40OC/IDC6OJH1/FTX40OCIDC6OJH1.SMALL.jpg Yonatan24 This is a project is powered by a 12 VOLT 1.8 AMP hour Lithium Ion Battery that powers two flashlights (warm and cold), USB charger, And 12 VOLT output.This isn't a step by step tutorial because anyone can build it to fit their own needs, I'm just showing how I built it.There will be a video at the ...
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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 02:51:48 PDT
Cheap, Fast, and Awesome - DIY Photobooth Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Fast-and-Awesome-DIY-Photobooth-Button/
Cheap, Fast, and Awesome - DIY Photobooth Button - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/GN0M/IDA2KEB9/FUNGN0MIDA2KEB9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/GN0M/IDA2KEB9/FUNGN0MIDA2KEB9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUN/GN0M/IDA2KEB9/FUNGN0MIDA2KEB9.SMALL.jpg Sam Freeman This tutorial is about making an awesome photobooth that can be carried by one person and set up in five minutes. It is not about making one pretty, although that is really a good thing to know. Pretty photobooths are subject to taste, and the most fruitful thing I can suggest to anyone making one i...
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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 18:52:21 PDT
Free magnetic Gopro mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-magnetic-Gopro-mount/
Free magnetic Gopro mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/SD0Q/ID77LCVK/F42SD0QID77LCVK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/SD0Q/ID77LCVK/F42SD0QID77LCVK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F42/SD0Q/ID77LCVK/F42SD0QID77LCVK.SMALL.jpg scarpentier A magnetic Gopro mount can be really useful for a lot of footage, as for exemple car footage. I propose a DIY to make it almost for free and in two minutes. The hardest part is to find a magnet strong enough to support the Gopro's weight What you need and assembly You will need a old hard drive ...
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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 04:12:18 PDT
Water Drop Macro Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-water-drop-macro-lens/
Water Drop Macro Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/NKAZ/ID02GV96/FMVNKAZID02GV96.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/NKAZ/ID02GV96/FMVNKAZID02GV96.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMV/NKAZ/ID02GV96/FMVNKAZID02GV96.SMALL.jpg Znaffi In this instructable I will show you, how you can take really cool macro pictures with a drop of water as a lens for your smartphone / tablet.We are putting water directly onto the smartphone / tablet, so don't do this, if you are worried, that it will cause damages. I am not worried at all, as I ha...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 11:52:34 PDT
Make Your Own Object Photography Soft Light Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Object-Photography-Soft-Light-Box/
Make Your Own Object Photography Soft Light Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/5RMC/ID02F83K/FV85RMCID02F83K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/5RMC/ID02F83K/FV85RMCID02F83K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/5RMC/ID02F83K/FV85RMCID02F83K.SMALL.jpg alcurb ObjectiveThe purpose of this instructable is to show you how to build a portable object photography soft-light box using low-cost materials and simple tools. The box should easily fold up and store under a bed or behind furniture. Then when it's time to shoot, the box can be quickly reassembled and ...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 08:40:34 PDT
Light Reflector - Small and Foldable http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Reflector-Small-and-Foldable/
Light Reflector - Small and Foldable - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ZDO5/ICOMVVF6/FZ2ZDO5ICOMVVF6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ZDO5/ICOMVVF6/FZ2ZDO5ICOMVVF6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ2/ZDO5/ICOMVVF6/FZ2ZDO5ICOMVVF6.SMALL.jpg Benny Johansson A practical small Reflector for both flash and natural light photography,works very well with a Flash bouncer. Two sides, silver and white (hard or soft reflections) Foldable, fits in a bookshelf when not in use Can stand for itself or be held in hand Can be tilted forward or backwards by plac...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 07:10:46 PDT