Instructables: exploring - technology - photo - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:01:48 PDT BLOX v1.01 Internet Photo Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Photo-Frame/
Internet Photo Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/7DNZ/HZ3YCN4R/FMU7DNZHZ3YCN4R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/7DNZ/HZ3YCN4R/FMU7DNZHZ3YCN4R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/7DNZ/HZ3YCN4R/FMU7DNZHZ3YCN4R.SMALL.jpg Beaconsfield Unlike most commercial frames, this digital picture frame connects to Flickr, allowing you to add and remove photos without a physical storage device, such as USB stick or SD card. A Raspberry Pi hidden inside the TV connects to the internet and automatically updates the pictures when the Flickr a...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:03:32 PDT
Create An Animated GIF With An iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-An-Animated-GIF-With-An-iPhone/
Create An Animated GIF With An iPhone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/DF0T/HY4KSOCC/FL6DF0THY4KSOCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/DF0T/HY4KSOCC/FL6DF0THY4KSOCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL6/DF0T/HY4KSOCC/FL6DF0THY4KSOCC.SMALL.gif Tater Zoid In this Instructable I will show you how to create an Animated GIF using an iPhone and the Gifboom application. GIFs are a really fun way to help your project stand out among other ibles and to help you explain your process with greater detail. What is an amimated GIF?A form of computer image that m...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:49:06 PDT
DIY Super Macro Camera for FREE http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Macro-Camera-for-FREE/
DIY Super Macro Camera for FREE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2DG/HWFLN3PZ/FLBU2DGHWFLN3PZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2DG/HWFLN3PZ/FLBU2DGHWFLN3PZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/U2DG/HWFLN3PZ/FLBU2DGHWFLN3PZ.SMALL.jpg mkarvonen Make your camera phone into a super macro camera for a cost next to nothing! Super easy to make with basic tools and stuff around the house.The phone used is Samsung Galaxy S2Things you will need:A good magnifying lens,2 screws and one springand if you want, a back cover (used or new)Tools needed:Sc...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 04:45:18 PDT
iPhone pinhole camera http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-pinhole-camera/
iPhone pinhole camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/ZZOD/HWWNJY56/FNXZZODHWWNJY56.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/ZZOD/HWWNJY56/FNXZZODHWWNJY56.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/ZZOD/HWWNJY56/FNXZZODHWWNJY56.SMALL.jpg deenakhattab One day I was browsing through 123D and Thingiverse when I noticed that no one had ever made a pinhole camera for the iPhone. Here we are in a world where 3D printing is a thing that exists and people are still taping tiny-holed cardboard squares over their iPhone cameras to achieve that coveted gra...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:15:28 PDT
3D printed Mini Macro-Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Mini-Macro-Studio/
3D printed Mini Macro-Studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/5I62/HUOP522H/FAX5I62HUOP522H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/5I62/HUOP522H/FAX5I62HUOP522H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAX/5I62/HUOP522H/FAX5I62HUOP522H.SMALL.jpg JonasK I made this to compete on the Gadget Hacking and Accessories Contest. If you like it please vote for it!Here I want to show you my self-made macro studio, where I combined two of my hobbies: 3D printing and photography! Since the photography equipment is expensive and I wanted to build my own, I cre...
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Fri, 2 May 2014 04:34:46 PDT
Watercolor Photo Manipulation http://www.instructables.com/id/Watercolor-Photo-Manipulation/
Watercolor Photo Manipulation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/4PKR/HVXC4A9I/F3D4PKRHVXC4A9I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/4PKR/HVXC4A9I/F3D4PKRHVXC4A9I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3D/4PKR/HVXC4A9I/F3D4PKRHVXC4A9I.SMALL.jpg CharlesPerrault Hi! Today we gonna make imitation of watercolor painting in Adobe Photoshop using custom brushes! :)What we need:- Adobe Photoshop- Free sampler of watercolor brushes:Sampler of "150 watercoor brushes" set- Any photo (You can find public domain photos here: http://unsplash.com/; http://www.gratisog...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 11:39:02 PDT
Using actions to create an abstract space image. http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-actions-to-create-an-abstract-space-image/
Using actions to create an abstract space image. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/QVEO/HV9HNRRY/FSNQVEOHV9HNRRY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/QVEO/HV9HNRRY/FSNQVEOHV9HNRRY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSN/QVEO/HV9HNRRY/FSNQVEOHV9HNRRY.SMALL.jpg CharlesPerrault Hi, today we are going to make an abstract space image using actions and public domain images. What we need? What we need: Photoshop CS 5+https://creativemarket.com/laurentzziu/3928-Hollyw...http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/image/1302/LLOri_hubble_...http://www.gratisography.com/pictures/13H.jpg Make ...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 04:15:42 PDT
Personalize your wooden phone cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Personalize-your-wooden-phone-cover/
Personalize your wooden phone cover - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/27QP/HTUV9FPB/F7D27QPHTUV9FPB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/27QP/HTUV9FPB/F7D27QPHTUV9FPB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/27QP/HTUV9FPB/F7D27QPHTUV9FPB.SMALL.jpg RubenRosseel A few weeks ago I bought a bamboo iphone cover for my girlfriend. She was searching for a while, so I bought it as a surprise. But I wanted to make it more personal ...  Have fun personalizing your cover !!                  Find the right picture When looking for a picture, it i...
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:22:39 PDT
Raspberry Pi photo booth controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-photo-booth-controller/
Raspberry Pi photo booth controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/4F1R/HSHQQ66G/FDQ4F1RHSHQQ66G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/4F1R/HSHQQ66G/FDQ4F1RHSHQQ66G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/4F1R/HSHQQ66G/FDQ4F1RHSHQQ66G.SMALL.jpg safay Photo booths are fun! They can inspire goofiness in just about anyone. For my first project with the Raspberry Pi I built a photo booth for a party. This was a great project for learning to tinker with photography and electronics on the Pi. People were happy with the booth, and curious how it w...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 10:25:08 PST
Get organised with a cheap custom inlet for your camera bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-custom-inlet-for-your-photobag/
Get organised with a cheap custom inlet for your camera bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/0IF5/HRN4E7Y5/FIQ0IF5HRN4E7Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/0IF5/HRN4E7Y5/FIQ0IF5HRN4E7Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/0IF5/HRN4E7Y5/FIQ0IF5HRN4E7Y5.SMALL.jpg inspiredwood Every photographer knows improving your equipment is part of the fun. But every time you add something, your good old camera bag looses some of its handiness or simply becomes too small. Until now I have had to buy a new photo bag to adapt to the ever changing shape of my camera, everytime I upgra...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 02:03:32 PST
DIY Home Photo Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Home-Photo-Setup/
DIY Home Photo Setup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/7ABN/HRI8V0ZU/F9Q7ABNHRI8V0ZU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/7ABN/HRI8V0ZU/F9Q7ABNHRI8V0ZU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/7ABN/HRI8V0ZU/F9Q7ABNHRI8V0ZU.SMALL.jpg Pretty Idiot Productions Dirty, Cheap, Decent DIY Setup for better ebay and Instructables photos. I used a Canon Point and Shoot, and a Tripod! I am NOT a professional photographer (nor do I play one on TV). Necessity is the Mother of invention... and MacGyver is its Dad! The Stove Almost everyone has one of these at ho...
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:05:46 PST
Multi Color Light Up Glowing Sword - RGB LEDs for painting with light. http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Color-Light-Up-Glowing-Sword-RGB-LEDs-for-pa/
Multi Color Light Up Glowing Sword - RGB LEDs for painting with light. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/3LXC/HP81Y37X/F0Z3LXCHP81Y37X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/3LXC/HP81Y37X/F0Z3LXCHP81Y37X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0Z/3LXC/HP81Y37X/F0Z3LXCHP81Y37X.SMALL.jpg roballoba I just got new blades for my windshield wipers and the package instantly made me want to start sword fighting. Blinky light swords for painting with light?!?!!? YES!!! You can create this project for: Photography Special effects called Painting with light Fun glowing sword for costumes Fairy Prince...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 16:55:04 PST
The Vanishing art of How to Spot (That means retouch) a Picture. http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Vanishing-art-of-How-to-Spot-That-means-retouc/
The Vanishing art of How to Spot (That means retouch) a Picture. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/QTZP/HNXRTAJ7/F1XQTZPHNXRTAJ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/QTZP/HNXRTAJ7/F1XQTZPHNXRTAJ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/QTZP/HNXRTAJ7/F1XQTZPHNXRTAJ7.SMALL.jpg Vyger Before we had digital retouching if there was a flaw or dust spot in a picture the way to fix it was with a brush and spot tone dye. Good retouching was an art in itself in the past but now it is something people have not even heard of. Now it is easy to digitally retouch a picture and with digital ...
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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 11:03:19 PST
Motion triggered camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-triggered-camera/
Motion triggered camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/P4GJ/HNRLM01S/FXCP4GJHNRLM01S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/P4GJ/HNRLM01S/FXCP4GJHNRLM01S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/P4GJ/HNRLM01S/FXCP4GJHNRLM01S.SMALL.jpg ThisIsSteve This is the second out of automatic camera trigger with arduino. In this instructable I'm going to show you how to make a motion triggered camera. This project detects motion in front of the camera and triggers the servo to click a pic in the camera. Like the prevous version this is powered with a a...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 22:59:04 PST
Automatically Take Perfect Jump Shots http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatically-Take-Perfect-Jump-Shots/
Automatically Take Perfect Jump Shots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/BTTS/HM8D08V6/FUFBTTSHM8D08V6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/BTTS/HM8D08V6/FUFBTTSHM8D08V6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/BTTS/HM8D08V6/FUFBTTSHM8D08V6.SMALL.jpg ElectricSlim   Ohhh timing. You ruin every jump shot. You're counting down right before you leap into the air and your friend is crouched on the ground with their finger on the shutter button. Leaping into the air with a glorious jump, you pose for a split second. Confident in your ability, you run to your frie...
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 20:07:37 PDT
How to Make a High Fashion Specular Reflector http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-High-Fashion-Specular-Reflector/
How to Make a High Fashion Specular Reflector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/IC3I/HMC53K05/FA8IC3IHMC53K05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/IC3I/HMC53K05/FA8IC3IHMC53K05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/IC3I/HMC53K05/FA8IC3IHMC53K05.SMALL.jpg CircleS How to Make a High Fashion Specular Reflector - $15 and about 15 minutes.  -RICH MEADE What you’ll need I’ve got a fun little DIY light modifier for you today. I call it the  High Fashion Specular Reflector  or “shiny board” for short. In my travels, I have to carry a LOT of gear.  Especially wh...
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 11:28:14 PDT
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Media Panel (fka Digital Photo Frame) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Raspberry-Pi-Media-Panel-fka-Digita/
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Media Panel (fka Digital Photo Frame) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SMALL.jpg andyjagoe The goal of this project was to create a low cost Raspberry Pi Media Panel--a nice looking screen that could stand in the living room or attach to the refrigerator with the primary purpose of streaming personal photo and video content full time, but also be able to do some other cool things when nee...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 19:45:38 PDT
DIY Permanent Infrared DSLR Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Permanent-Infrared-DSLR-Camera/
DIY Permanent Infrared DSLR Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/C910/HLJUUH1E/FIIC910HLJUUH1E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/C910/HLJUUH1E/FIIC910HLJUUH1E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FII/C910/HLJUUH1E/FIIC910HLJUUH1E.SMALL.jpg zorwick This instructable is based on another DIY tutorial, what I found on the web, of course changed here and there a bit to suit my possibilities. http://eyesopen.org/2010/nikon-d80-infrared-conversion I will not talk about infrared photography more than this DIY tutorial needs. There are plenty of info...
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Mon, 16 Sep 2013 00:56:25 PDT
5-minute Photo Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/5-minute-Photo-Booth/
5-minute Photo Booth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/2HC0/HKM94041/FI42HC0HKM94041.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/2HC0/HKM94041/FI42HC0HKM94041.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/2HC0/HKM94041/FI42HC0HKM94041.SMALL.jpg Finding Pie With all the components ready, this DIY photo booth literally takes 5 minutes to set up. So what do we need? • Android tablet or phone • Standard camera tripod • Tripod adapter for your Android device • Party PhotoBooth app Let's get started! Install Party PhotoBooth On your Android device, ins...
By: Finding Pie

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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 09:53:11 PDT
Arduino Time-Lapse Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Time-Lapse-Controller/
Arduino Time-Lapse Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/LF4B/HKPX6AK2/FGLLF4BHKPX6AK2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/LF4B/HKPX6AK2/FGLLF4BHKPX6AK2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGL/LF4B/HKPX6AK2/FGLLF4BHKPX6AK2.SMALL.jpg hacker3455 This project originally started out with a few simple parts thrown together to create a very simple time-lapse controller for a DSLR camera. After I was happy with the initial prototype, I wanted to make a final version which the programming of the "lapse time" was self contained into one single ent...
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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:21:40 PDT
Cutting Things Out of an Image Using Pixlr Editor's Lasso Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Things-Out-of-an-Image-Using-Pixlr-Editor-1/
Cutting Things Out of an Image Using Pixlr Editor's Lasso Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/2AVP/HJKC28IM/F872AVPHJKC28IM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/2AVP/HJKC28IM/F872AVPHJKC28IM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/2AVP/HJKC28IM/F872AVPHJKC28IM.SMALL.jpg supereric At some point in your digital life, you're going to want to remove something from an image or photo. Whether you need to cut someone out and put them on a different background, or just cut out the background, you might consider doing it with Pixlr Editor. It's free and available from your browser. T...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 11:55:45 PDT
how to clean your DSLR sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-clean-your-DSLR-sensor/
how to clean your DSLR sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/8RHF/HJ1WXDKJ/F418RHFHJ1WXDKJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/8RHF/HJ1WXDKJ/F418RHFHJ1WXDKJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/8RHF/HJ1WXDKJ/F418RHFHJ1WXDKJ.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi Although good DSLRs have sealed bodies and often a sophisticated ultrasonic cleaning mechanism on the sensor, you'll anyway run in dust problem after some time. This time interval could be very long, since dust enters when you change lens, and many people use always the same zoom. But if you have ma...
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 10:33:38 PDT
Automatic 360 Degrees Panorama Shooting Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-360-Degrees-Panorama-Shooting-Stand/
Automatic 360 Degrees Panorama Shooting Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/FHTD/HJ1X4QV5/FVVFHTDHJ1X4QV5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/FHTD/HJ1X4QV5/FVVFHTDHJ1X4QV5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVV/FHTD/HJ1X4QV5/FVVFHTDHJ1X4QV5.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma What I made is a shooting stand that holds a smartphone and turns it around while it captures a 360 degrees panorama! In my case it is an iPod, but it does not matter, anything works. It has two axles and turns the phone all around just as you would do to shoot the panorama. All you will need exce...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 21:58:14 PDT
IPhone Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/IPhone-Scanner/
IPhone Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/13U7/HIGFG4DO/F1O13U7HIGFG4DO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/13U7/HIGFG4DO/F1O13U7HIGFG4DO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/13U7/HIGFG4DO/F1O13U7HIGFG4DO.SMALL.jpg giovannire I take lots of notes and I had the need to scan them quickly so you can consult online. Any scanner was too slow to digitize many hundreds of pages of my moleskine. Taking a good photo was a good solution. I thought I'd use my iPhone for this purpose. They needed a support that does not give problem...
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Tue, 2 Jul 2013 09:26:43 PDT
the Ultimate Guide for easy awesome VR panoramas http://www.instructables.com/id/the-Ultimate-Guide-for-easy-awesome-VR-panoramas/
the Ultimate Guide for easy awesome VR panoramas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/TTG7/HHS9RKFT/FHQTTG7HHS9RKFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/TTG7/HHS9RKFT/FHQTTG7HHS9RKFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/TTG7/HHS9RKFT/FHQTTG7HHS9RKFT.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you have already read some my instructable here, you know I tend to go for the simplest way to reach an objective. This usually means making affordable and simple projects, but of course I always keep an eye on the results quality. My passion for immersive photography has born some years ago on t...
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Thu, 20 Jun 2013 09:34:23 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
Apple Airport Photo Flashgun Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-Airport-Photo-Flashgun-Diffuser/
Apple Airport Photo Flashgun Diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/SVN8/HGH7149Z/FJXSVN8HGH7149Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/SVN8/HGH7149Z/FJXSVN8HGH7149Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/SVN8/HGH7149Z/FJXSVN8HGH7149Z.SMALL.jpg gmjhowe Apple went through this phase where they would use a white lined acrylic for all there products. It was great for letting light through, which they even used to that effect with the status lights in the iMacs of the time. I have made a lot of flash diffusers in the past, using anything I could get ...
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Thu, 9 May 2013 14:35:32 PDT
Photo Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Tips/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/HW0F/GTQVP38D/FC9HW0FGTQVP38D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/HW0F/GTQVP38D/FC9HW0FGTQVP38D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC9/HW0F/GTQVP38D/FC9HW0FGTQVP38D.SMALL.jpg randofo Whether you are just getting started with photography or have been doing this professionally for years, here are some photo tips that are sure to come in handy. After all, no matter how long you have been doing this, there is always something new to learn or try. You can master your technique for s...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2011 15:39:37 PDT
Photo Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Hacks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/X58J/GTV9UBLJ/FXYX58JGTV9UBLJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/X58J/GTV9UBLJ/FXYX58JGTV9UBLJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/X58J/GTV9UBLJ/FXYX58JGTV9UBLJ.SMALL.jpg randofo Listed here are 34 fun and engaging photo hacks to add some life to your next photo project. You can experiment with lighting setups, backgrounds, techniques, angles, and even camera mods. Ever wonder what would happen if you took a flash diffused shot from a forty foot pole? Or perhaps you have al...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2011 15:51:37 PDT
LED macro light - DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-macro-light-DIY/
LED macro light - DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/8Y7X/HBHGJ43Y/F268Y7XHBHGJ43Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/8Y7X/HBHGJ43Y/F268Y7XHBHGJ43Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F26/8Y7X/HBHGJ43Y/F268Y7XHBHGJ43Y.SMALL.jpg zorwick  I am not big macro freak I don't buy a macro lens to not use it. Sometimes it's handy but that's all for me. Instead of a macro lens I bought three close-up+ filters for my 85mm lens with the filter thread 67mm diameter. First I took some macro shoots using my super bright LED torch, but later of c...
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Mon, 7 Jan 2013 11:58:19 PST
Photograph snowflakes with a basic point-and-shoot camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Photograph-snowflakes-with-a-basic-point-and-shoot/
Photograph snowflakes with a basic point-and-shoot camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/KESJ/HAQ32FM4/FHDKESJHAQ32FM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/KESJ/HAQ32FM4/FHDKESJHAQ32FM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHD/KESJ/HAQ32FM4/FHDKESJHAQ32FM4.SMALL.jpg crrdlx The goal: photograph snowflakes using an ordinary, off-the-shelf, point-and-shoot camera. I also created a "holiday mosaic" using the snowflake pics. You can skip to the last step for a "Gallery of Snowflakes." Capturing these works of nature's art can be tricky--you have to wait for the just the r...
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Fri, 28 Dec 2012 23:03:23 PST
Online Live Photo Streaming From Any SD Card Enabled Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Online-Live-Photo-Streaming-From-Any-SD-Card-Enabl/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/DVGT/HAQ39LDQ/F0MDVGTHAQ39LDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/DVGT/HAQ39LDQ/F0MDVGTHAQ39LDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/DVGT/HAQ39LDQ/F0MDVGTHAQ39LDQ.SMALL.jpg johnnyman727 Intro I'm a software engineering student who's also passionate about photography so I wanted to combine the two interests in a fun project. What I ended up with is a web server that will automatically display photos to any connected browser as soon as a photo is taken with a digital camera. Now I...
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Wed, 26 Dec 2012 19:41:37 PST
Sculpting with Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpting-with-Sound/
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Mon, 26 Nov 2012 18:32:33 PST
Creating Successful Photographs - Fashion http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Successful-Photographs-Fashion-1/
Creating Successful Photographs - Fashion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/D77R/H9SZMDKB/FF9D77RH9SZMDKB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/D77R/H9SZMDKB/FF9D77RH9SZMDKB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/D77R/H9SZMDKB/FF9D77RH9SZMDKB.SMALL.jpg KathyTackettPhoto Fashion photography is on a whole other level from other types of photography. It's extremely competitive and you have to have the ability to capture the product looking its best while being creative at the same time. Not as easy as it sounds, trust me. The best way to go about it is to start findi...
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Wed, 21 Nov 2012 15:19:02 PST
Intermediate Photoshop - Correcting Color Shifts http://www.instructables.com/id/Photoshop-Correcting-Color-Shifts/
Intermediate Photoshop - Correcting Color Shifts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/UKYX/H9G18UBD/FD0UKYXH9G18UBD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/UKYX/H9G18UBD/FD0UKYXH9G18UBD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/UKYX/H9G18UBD/FD0UKYXH9G18UBD.SMALL.jpg KathyTackettPhoto I'm sure a lot of us have come across color shifts in our photography, and they can be extremely frustrating.  This instructable is going to quickly go over why the shifts are there in the first place and then how to fix it in post.  This method can be a little complicated, so take your time and tr...
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Thu, 15 Nov 2012 14:43:31 PST
Creating Nighttime Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Nighttime-Photos/
Creating Nighttime Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/RZOT/H9G179H7/FIQRZOTH9G179H7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/RZOT/H9G179H7/FIQRZOTH9G179H7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/RZOT/H9G179H7/FIQRZOTH9G179H7.SMALL.jpg KathyTackettPhoto Ever wonder how photographers create perfect exposures in nighttime photos without losing details in the sky?  Read on to find out how they do it! Supplies camera tripod cable release flashlight Photoshop (or similar editing program)   Exposing The first step is taking t...
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Mon, 12 Nov 2012 15:10:15 PST
Light bouncer for SLRs internal flash: Simple and effective http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-bouncer-for-SLRs-internal-flash-Simple-and-/
Light bouncer for SLRs internal flash: Simple and effective - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/OTWB/H9947AIA/FJWOTWBH9947AIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/OTWB/H9947AIA/FJWOTWBH9947AIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJW/OTWB/H9947AIA/FJWOTWBH9947AIA.SMALL.jpg kotoezh This bouncer differs from others, because it reflects some of the light to the ceiling and some - on the object you are shooting, giving you outstanding result,  just like firing up with external flash indoors. +  It is very easy and quick to make. It takes less than 5 minutes to make it. +  The mo...
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Fri, 9 Nov 2012 11:02:13 PST
DIY Quick System - for DIY photo light modifiers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Quick-System-for-DIY-photo-light-modifiers/
DIY Quick System - for DIY photo light modifiers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EARR/H8FOG32M/F35EARRH8FOG32M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EARR/H8FOG32M/F35EARRH8FOG32M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F35/EARR/H8FOG32M/F35EARRH8FOG32M.SMALL.jpg Aud1073cH I was reading the DIYP Gear Buying Guide, and they mentioned the Honl Speed Strap System. Its a versatile portable system of modifiers for your strobe.   I've already started my own set of DIY modifiers from ideas on DIY Photography, and here on Instructables, so I didn't need a whole system. ...
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Mon, 22 Oct 2012 22:36:47 PDT
Free and Easy Way to Edit Pictures for Your Instructables Using Pixlr Express http://www.instructables.com/id/Free-and-Easy-Way-to-Edit-Pictures-for-Your-Instru/
Free and Easy Way to Edit Pictures for Your Instructables Using Pixlr Express - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/Q6CS/H742PDUU/FJQQ6CSH742PDUU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/Q6CS/H742PDUU/FJQQ6CSH742PDUU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/Q6CS/H742PDUU/FJQQ6CSH742PDUU.SMALL.jpg shellycaron I don't know about you, but sometimes I like adding a little extra to my instructables. I like to do this by creating a sort of collage of the step by step photos to make it a little more organized and easier to read.  My tool of choice is Pixlr Express. And lucky for me, and you, it's free and sup...
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Fri, 21 Sep 2012 00:00:49 PDT
Simple Bot Switches, Sensors, and Modules http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Bot-Switches-Sensors-and-Modules/
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Mon, 13 Aug 2012 11:24:09 PDT
Incredible DIY iPhone Macro http://www.instructables.com/id/Incredible-DIY-iPhone-Macro/
Incredible DIY iPhone Macro - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/W27V/H5JVY0PR/FRZW27VH5JVY0PR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/W27V/H5JVY0PR/FRZW27VH5JVY0PR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/W27V/H5JVY0PR/FRZW27VH5JVY0PR.SMALL.jpg Radioactive_Legos After taking apart dozens of disposable cameras over the years, I found myself with a lot of lenses of varying sizes and nothing to use them for... until now! By making a simple carriage that would hold the lens and attach to my iPhone via rubber band, I was able to make a virtually free macro lens...
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Sat, 11 Aug 2012 12:24:29 PDT
Pocket Green Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Green-Screen/
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 09:51:39 PDT
The Steampunkers Box of Memories http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Steampunkers-Box-of-Memories/
The Steampunkers Box of Memories - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/GO6K/H3QFLTUQ/FG9GO6KH3QFLTUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/GO6K/H3QFLTUQ/FG9GO6KH3QFLTUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/GO6K/H3QFLTUQ/FG9GO6KH3QFLTUQ.SMALL.jpg thechocolatist Dear Sreampunkers, dear Friends Do you have one of these ugly plastic electronic photo frames on your desk? If yes - did you think to give it a new look? To make it "Steampunky"? I would like to give you whit this instructable some inspirations how you coud convert such a TFT photo frame to a nice ...
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Mon, 25 Jun 2012 14:57:57 PDT
Split Photography with an analog camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Split-Photography-with-an-analog-camera/
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Tue, 29 May 2012 22:14:40 PDT
Folding Photo Frames http://www.instructables.com/id/Folding-Photo-Frames/
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Tue, 15 May 2012 12:47:21 PDT
Simple Light Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Light-Switch/
Simple Light Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/X984/GPBDHPZK/F4NX984GPBDHPZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/X984/GPBDHPZK/F4NX984GPBDHPZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/X984/GPBDHPZK/F4NX984GPBDHPZK.SMALL.jpg randofo In building Simple Bots, we are going to use a series of photo-coupled devices called modules. But, before we can do this, we need a good photo-couple to use as a light-activated switch. To make one of these switches, we will be using a special OSRAM-brand photo transistor and any standard NPN trans...
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Mon, 30 Apr 2012 16:05:46 PDT
Easy Workbench Photo Backdrop http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Workbench-Photo-Backdrop/
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Mon, 9 Apr 2012 11:46:23 PDT
DIY: Make a Scratch-Off Photo Valentine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Make-a-Scratch-Off-Photo-Valentine/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 20:32:31 PST
the algae experiment: How to build your own algae photo-bioreactor. http://www.instructables.com/id/the-algae-experiment-How-to-build-your-own-algae-/
the algae experiment: How to build your own algae photo-bioreactor. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/SRT6/GXEZCIDY/FTESRT6GXEZCIDY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/SRT6/GXEZCIDY/FTESRT6GXEZCIDY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/SRT6/GXEZCIDY/FTESRT6GXEZCIDY.SMALL.jpg m0uch In this instructable we will go over how to construct an at-home version of a photo-bioreactor which will use solar energy and artificial lighting with carbon dioxide to produce algae biomass.The aim of this project is to create an model which harbors an ecosystem fit to help us escape a fossil fuel...
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Sun, 15 Jan 2012 07:45:57 PST
How to make a poster sized (high quality) tiled image for under $5! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-poster-sized-high-quality-tiled-im/
How to make a poster sized (high quality) tiled image for under $5! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/HN6F/GWXCYGMA/FA4HN6FGWXCYGMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/HN6F/GWXCYGMA/FA4HN6FGWXCYGMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA4/HN6F/GWXCYGMA/FA4HN6FGWXCYGMA.SMALL.jpg michaelbain Have you ever wanted to get a poster of your favorite photo printed? I have. But I'm broke. Then I realized that you can make a very good looking poster sized image using a bunch of 4 x 6 photos.   Materials -16  4 x 6 photos (from cvs, walgreens, etc...) - Foam poster board (I used 22 x 28) -Com...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2012 18:04:12 PST