Instructables: exploring - technology - photo - camera - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:09:23 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
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Fri, 2 May 2014 04:34:46 PDT
Get organised with a cheap custom inlet for your camera bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-custom-inlet-for-your-photobag/
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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/
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Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:05:46 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
DIY Permanent Infrared DSLR Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Permanent-Infrared-DSLR-Camera/
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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...
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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
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
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
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
Creating Successful Photographs - Fashion http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Successful-Photographs-Fashion-1/
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Wed, 21 Nov 2012 15:19:02 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
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
Ball Bearing Jib Arm w/ Motorized Pan & Tilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Ball-Bearing-Jib-Arm-w-Motorized-Pan-Tilt/
Ball Bearing Jib Arm w/ Motorized Pan & Tilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/6M15/GVA8VG94/F7T6M15GVA8VG94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/6M15/GVA8VG94/F7T6M15GVA8VG94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/6M15/GVA8VG94/F7T6M15GVA8VG94.SMALL.jpg sensoryhouse Update September 2013:  What started as a hobby has turned into something pretty serious.  We are readying the launch of an open-source cinematic motion-control rig.  If you wanna stay up on the futue of cinematography "like" us at //www.facebook.com/openmoco Turn a telescope arm, workout bar bell,...
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Sun, 20 Nov 2011 23:12:15 PST
Pinhole Camera (Camera Obscura) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinhole-Camera-Camera-Obscura/
Pinhole Camera (Camera Obscura) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/40UZ/GV2OKL3K/FPZ40UZGV2OKL3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/40UZ/GV2OKL3K/FPZ40UZGV2OKL3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPZ/40UZ/GV2OKL3K/FPZ40UZGV2OKL3K.SMALL.jpg ericscrum The camera obscura has been around for thousands of years. The phenomenon was first observed by Aristotle and Chinese philosophers as early as 470 BCE. However, it was not until 1837 that the first permanent pictures could be obtained using the camera obscura as a pinhole camera. These pictures were...
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Fri, 18 Nov 2011 20:32:45 PST
Resurrect a Polaroid Land Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Resurrect-a-Polaroid-Land-Camera/
Resurrect a Polaroid Land Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/KS29/GTE4K1J2/FI5KS29GTE4K1J2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/KS29/GTE4K1J2/FI5KS29GTE4K1J2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/KS29/GTE4K1J2/FI5KS29GTE4K1J2.SMALL.jpg randofo The Polaroid Land Camera was named after its inventor, Edwin Land. It introduced the world to the idea of instant photography and, in some regard, paved the way for the modern era of instant digital gratification. This is a complete guide for getting started with the Polaroid Land Camera. It goes o...
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 15:04:20 PDT
5$ macro flash diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/5-macro-flash-diffuser/
5$ macro flash diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/FDK2/GRYOQM6M/FFFFDK2GRYOQM6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/FDK2/GRYOQM6M/FFFFDK2GRYOQM6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/FDK2/GRYOQM6M/FFFFDK2GRYOQM6M.SMALL.jpg ivars_v There are numerous flash diffuser instructables on this site but most of them are cumbersome, fragile, waste flash power and are not easy to pack. To get really sharp macro photos you must use small apertures for sufficient depth of field and really rigid support and non moving subject. Or just use...
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Tue, 30 Aug 2011 14:26:22 PDT
Photoshop Basics: Infinite Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/Photoshop-Basics-Infinite-Photo/
Photoshop Basics: Infinite Photo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/UW4X/GR9VORCQ/F5EUW4XGR9VORCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/UW4X/GR9VORCQ/F5EUW4XGR9VORCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5E/UW4X/GR9VORCQ/F5EUW4XGR9VORCQ.SMALL.jpg JamesRPatrick Here's how to make a photo within itself. It's easy to get started. This is what you'll need: -Camera -Picture Frame -Image-Editing Software(Photoshop, GIMP ) This tutorial is mirrored on my blog. Shoot Frame Take a shot of your subject holding the picture frame. Create New File In Photo...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 18:01:50 PDT
How To Take Silhouettes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-Amazing-Silhouettes/
How To Take Silhouettes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/OJB0/GM9QL2JV/F01OJB0GM9QL2JV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/OJB0/GM9QL2JV/F01OJB0GM9QL2JV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F01/OJB0/GM9QL2JV/F01OJB0GM9QL2JV.SMALL.jpg Marker1024 Silhouettes can create such powerful images, due to the simple isolation of subject. They remove all distractions and all you see is the a perfectly sharp black outline against a beautiful background. Silhouettes have no face, brand, or logo, it simply represents what it is. By separating all of tha...
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Sun, 14 Aug 2011 11:41:25 PDT
Create visually appealing Instructables http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-visually-appealing-Instructables/
Create visually appealing Instructables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/IEK4/GQYGLA90/FU1IEK4GQYGLA90.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/IEK4/GQYGLA90/FU1IEK4GQYGLA90.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU1/IEK4/GQYGLA90/FU1IEK4GQYGLA90.SMALL.jpg ayoung5 Want make an Instructable that is visually easy to follow? Has less people asking how its done 'because I cant see what goes on behind your hand'? If a picture is worth a thousand words then a better picture is worth far more. Keeping that in mind, the better the picture is composed, the less you s...
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Mon, 8 Aug 2011 06:53:55 PDT
Camera Support For all Multi Shot Photography - The OB-Pod http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Support-For-all-Multi-Shot-Photography-Th/
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Sun, 1 May 2011 20:48:02 PDT
Super Specs - 3D and much more http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Specs-Giga-Goggles/
Super Specs - 3D and much more - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ECFR/GL4Z51U9/FIAECFRGL4Z51U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ECFR/GL4Z51U9/FIAECFRGL4Z51U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/ECFR/GL4Z51U9/FIAECFRGL4Z51U9.SMALL.jpg Light_Lab The title for this Instructable was really hard to pick because these Super Specs have so many uses. So many uses? Let’s list a few: * 3D stereo glasses that will work on any screen that uses passive split polarity for 3D regardless of brand.    (Will not work for electronic switched 3D stereo.) * ...
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Mon, 14 Mar 2011 23:09:02 PDT
DSLR Cameras http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-Cameras/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/N7LB/GJPJLJCI/FI2N7LBGJPJLJCI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/N7LB/GJPJLJCI/FI2N7LBGJPJLJCI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/N7LB/GJPJLJCI/FI2N7LBGJPJLJCI.SMALL.jpg Carleyy Instructables users are extremely passionate about their photography.  So it is no wonder that DSLRs, the preferred camera of most professional photographers, are a popular topic in our community.  In this guide we have rigs, mods, photography tips, and everything else you will need to take professi...
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Thu, 3 Feb 2011 12:30:58 PST
Under Water Housing for a SLR or DSLR Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Under-Water-Housing-for-a-SLR-or-DSLR-Camera/
Under Water Housing for a SLR or DSLR Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/TE6S/GI0TD72F/F3UTE6SGI0TD72F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/TE6S/GI0TD72F/F3UTE6SGI0TD72F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/TE6S/GI0TD72F/F3UTE6SGI0TD72F.SMALL.jpg jkcobabe This under water housing for a DSLR camera is made from a water tight box from Wal-Mart and plumbing parts from Home Depot.  In total I think the cost to "go deep" (Well 6' or so) was less than $40.00 and the photos are both fun and amazing! Step One: Gather Your Materials and Tools Materials:...
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Thu, 30 Dec 2010 14:55:42 PST
How to Modify a Polaroid Land Camera to Take 35mm film http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Modify-a-Polaroid-Land-Camera-to-Take-35mm-/
How to Modify a Polaroid Land Camera to Take 35mm film - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/6H4P/GHTLUII5/FKZ6H4PGHTLUII5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/6H4P/GHTLUII5/FKZ6H4PGHTLUII5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKZ/6H4P/GHTLUII5/FKZ6H4PGHTLUII5.SMALL.jpg Marker1024 Yes you are probably wondering why I would do this, but It all started when I bought this camera off of Ebay for 20 bucks. I was buying it as a collectors item, but when I saw it i was dying to use it in some sort of way. It is too bad that polaroid stopped making the specific film for this camera a...
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Sun, 19 Dec 2010 20:48:51 PST
String Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/String-Tripod/
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Sat, 28 Apr 2007 14:41:51 PDT
dSLR Wrist Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/dSLR-Wrist-Strap/
dSLR Wrist Strap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/L4K8/FU0HZ2NO/F00L4K8FU0HZ2NO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/L4K8/FU0HZ2NO/F00L4K8FU0HZ2NO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/L4K8/FU0HZ2NO/F00L4K8FU0HZ2NO.SMALL.jpg ~teknoarsonist~ A handy little strap that i made to keep my baby safe when pulling 'one-handers' and 'no-scoping' it helps when you dont feel like wearing a neckstrap but still need the security of some sort of restraint incase of mishaps :P it works just like a handycam strap Material-age AAnnnd your materials:...
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Tue, 16 Feb 2010 20:28:24 PST
Tripod for Camera - Tripode para Camara http://www.instructables.com/id/Tripod-for-Camera-Tripode-para-Camara/
Tripod for Camera - Tripode para Camara - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/F13K/G23UQ2KO/F3KF13KG23UQ2KO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/F13K/G23UQ2KO/F3KF13KG23UQ2KO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/F13K/G23UQ2KO/F3KF13KG23UQ2KO.SMALL.jpg Franzjr Tripod for camera, if you have a camera and want to take good pictures in which you can be in the picture, a good solution is to ask that someone take the picture or you can make a robot that you take the picture, in my case I made a tripod who held the camera, this is made of wood by the facility a...
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Sun, 22 Nov 2009 13:38:23 PST
Yokozuna Ninja Booming Grip of Righteousness (Camera copy stand tripod adapter) http://www.instructables.com/id/Yokozuna-Ninja-Booming-Grip-of-Righteousness-Came/
Yokozuna Ninja Booming Grip of Righteousness (Camera copy stand tripod adapter) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/ZD2Q/G0IPM0YD/FRZZD2QG0IPM0YD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/ZD2Q/G0IPM0YD/FRZZD2QG0IPM0YD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRZ/ZD2Q/G0IPM0YD/FRZZD2QG0IPM0YD.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Not to be confused with the ninja swooping crane camera setup, build this handy adapter to use your own tripod as a camera copy stand. When photographing things that must be laid flat like *junk*/ stuff you need to pawn off on eb@y, you want to get a good macro shot. Also, if you want to shoot a vid...
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Thu, 8 Oct 2009 10:59:57 PDT
How To Make A Pinhole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Pinhole-Camera/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2009 13:59:02 PST
Cheap iphone macro lens for barcode scanning http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-iphone-macro-lens-for-barcode-scanning/
Cheap iphone macro lens for barcode scanning - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/08VD/FPLXYRN5/F8R08VDFPLXYRN5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/08VD/FPLXYRN5/F8R08VDFPLXYRN5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/08VD/FPLXYRN5/F8R08VDFPLXYRN5.SMALL.jpg ch0rtle A glaring problem with the iPhone's camera is its inability to focus closer than ~1 foot away. Some aftermarket solutions help fix this problem such as the iClarifi by Griffin Technology. This case for the iPhone 3G allows you to slide a little macro lens over the camera to take closeup pictures, ...
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Mon, 5 Jan 2009 23:44:35 PST
How To Take An Amazing Ebay Photo Without A Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-An-Amazing-Ebay-Photo-Without-A-Camera/
How To Take An Amazing Ebay Photo Without A Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/IZ02/FG7KTG5Y/FIUIZ02FG7KTG5Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/IZ02/FG7KTG5Y/FIUIZ02FG7KTG5Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/IZ02/FG7KTG5Y/FIUIZ02FG7KTG5Y.SMALL.jpg robots199 Do you have a small object that you can not take a good picture of so you can sell it on ebay? Do you want to sell something on ebay but do not have a digital camera? Well, This instructable will teach you how and all you need is a scanner. ...
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Wed, 14 May 2008 14:27:07 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
Keychain Microfiber Cloth http://www.instructables.com/id/Keychain-Microfiber-Cloth/
Keychain Microfiber Cloth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/ZOS5/FDTDO1A4/FL0ZOS5FDTDO1A4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/ZOS5/FDTDO1A4/FL0ZOS5FDTDO1A4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/ZOS5/FDTDO1A4/FL0ZOS5FDTDO1A4.SMALL.jpg Weissensteinburg Microfiber cloths are used for cleaning optical glass, such as eye glasses, cameras, and microscopes. They're often sold in small pouches that you can clip to your belt, or put on a key ring. That's exactly what I'm going to show you how to make. This is a handy little case for the cloth so that you...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2008 21:48:47 PDT
Disposable Camera Ring Flash http://www.instructables.com/id/Disposable-Camera-Ring-Flash/
Disposable Camera Ring Flash - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/U1UZ/FC2BTKLF/F54U1UZFC2BTKLF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/U1UZ/FC2BTKLF/F54U1UZFC2BTKLF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/U1UZ/FC2BTKLF/F54U1UZFC2BTKLF.SMALL.jpg Divet Build a disposable camera ring flash. Disposable cameras are discarded after the film has been removed. Photo labs often have boxes of them under the counter, waiting to be recycled. If you ask nicely, you can often get more than enough to experiment with. Try to get at least six for this project, a...
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Sun, 24 Feb 2008 07:13:39 PST
Intro to Product Photography (for instructables) http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-to-Product-Photography-for-instructables/
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By: Weissensteinburg

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Fri, 18 Jan 2008 19:03:27 PST
CAMela Project - Compact film pinhole camera http://www.instructables.com/id/CAMela-Project---Compact-film-pinhole-camera/
CAMela Project - Compact film pinhole camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/GVFC/FB7FC4XK/FG6GVFCFB7FC4XK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/GVFC/FB7FC4XK/FG6GVFCFB7FC4XK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG6/GVFC/FB7FC4XK/FG6GVFCFB7FC4XK.SMALL.jpg spidermac This is my first instructables and talk about my first attempt to build a reusable compact pinhole camera.The camera is named CAMela, the name come from the main piece, the "dark room", made out from a cigarette pack.The depth of the cigarette pack is 23 mm, and the depth is the focal length. Thanks...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2008 18:35:05 PST
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
Capture the Ethereal Beauty of Everyday Objects Using Polarized Light. http://www.instructables.com/id/Capture-the-Ethereal-Beauty-of-Everyday-Objects-Us/
Capture the Ethereal Beauty of Everyday Objects Using Polarized Light. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/J1QK/F2JKMXVK/F0AJ1QKF2JKMXVK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/J1QK/F2JKMXVK/F0AJ1QKF2JKMXVK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0A/J1QK/F2JKMXVK/F0AJ1QKF2JKMXVK.SMALL.jpg Tool Using Animal By using a pair of polarizing filters and a property of certain materials called birefringence we can photograph the hidden stresses in hard plastics. This instructable was inspired by this article and a comment I read in another instructable, somewhere, about LCD monitors and polarization. What ...
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Tue, 5 Jun 2007 20:34:38 PDT