Instructables: exploring - technology - photography - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Apr 2015 04:12:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Automated Intervalometer from a cheap shutter release Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Intervalometer-from-a-cheap-shutter-rele/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:55:37 PDT
Time Lapse Rover for eMotimo TB3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-Rover-for-eMotimo-TB3/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 20:37:43 PDT
DIY LED Ring Light for Miniatures/Macro Photography for less than USD$10 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Ring-Light-for-MiniaturesMacro-Photography/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:01:03 PDT
High-Speed Photography For Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Speed-Photography-For-Beginners/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:49:24 PDT
VinePro - Camera Head Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/VinePro-Camera-Head-Mount/
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 10:37:59 PDT
DIY Small Metal Camera Tripod http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Small-Metal-Camera-Tripod/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 12:05:07 PDT
Pocket Watch Pinhole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Watch-Pinhole-Camera/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:50:10 PDT
10W RGB LED Light Painting Multi-Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/10W-RGB-LED-Light-Painting-Multi-Tool/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 07:47:56 PDT
Unlimited SD Card Backup in the Field - Hard Drive Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Unlimited-SD-Card-Backup-in-the-Field-Hard-Drive-H/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 22:22:01 PDT
Turning Photographs into Infrared with Photoshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-Photographs-into-Infrared-with-Photoshop/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 19:05:20 PST
Motorize Your DSLR Zoom Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/Motorize-Your-DSLR-Zoom-Lens/
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:32:04 PST
DIY Super Selfie Stick http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Selfie-Stick/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 10:32:01 PST
MacroCase - A DIY Phone Case for Macro Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/MacroCase-A-DIY-Phone-Case-for-Macro-Photography/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:00:34 PST
One-Handed Clamp Camera Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/One-Handed-Clamp-Camera-Mount/
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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 16:33:43 PST
3d printed photo http://www.instructables.com/id/3d-printed-photo/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:14:01 PST
DSLR liveview from drone to iPad http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-liveview-from-drone-to-iPad/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 16:16:12 PST
Cheap Product Photography in Under an Hour (Soft box) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Product-Photography-in-Under-an-Hour/
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 09:18:40 PST
Simulate the Sun - DIY Photo Reflector for Portraits http://www.instructables.com/id/Simulate-the-Sun-DIY-Photo-Reflector-for-Portraits/
Simulate the Sun - DIY Photo Reflector for Portraits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/ES7D/I24M5YBC/FIWES7DI24M5YBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/ES7D/I24M5YBC/FIWES7DI24M5YBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/ES7D/I24M5YBC/FIWES7DI24M5YBC.SMALL.jpg gmjhowe Here is a short tutorial on how to make a reflector from an Ikea lampshade. After making some holes and putting in some bolts you will get a reflector which sits somewhere between being a high intensity reflector and a beauty dish.I have seen this particular lampshade turned into a beauty dish befor...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 08:09:28 PST
Photo Booth http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Booth-2/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 08:50:34 PST
Capturing Full Body Scans in Color http://www.instructables.com/id/Capturing-Full-Body-Scans-in-Color/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 18:41:12 PST
Motion Triggered DSLR Remote System http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Triggered-DSLR-Remote-System/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 14:10:39 PDT
Panoramic iPad Camera Spinner http://www.instructables.com/id/Panoramic-iPad-Camera-Spinner/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:23:22 PDT
A Shutter Release That Will Outlive Your Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Shutter-Release-That-Will-Outlive-Your-Camera/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:29:13 PDT
DIY GoPro Extendable Pole http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-GoPro-Extendable-Pole/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:02:00 PDT
Time-lapse with any camera, using Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-lapse-with-any-camera-using-Arduino/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:20:06 PDT
Creating a time-lapse with a GoPro http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-time-lapse-with-a-GoPro/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:52:51 PDT
Small Photobooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Photobooth/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:53:42 PDT
Home Darkroom design for small spaces http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Darkroom-design-for-small-spaces/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:43:50 PDT
Light Painters Palette 2.0 - A complete guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Painters-Palette-20-A-complete-guide/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 16:48:53 PDT
Custom Photobag from Recycled Material http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Photobag-from-Recycled-Material/
Custom Photobag from Recycled Material - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/L41B/I0R11W3I/FSRL41BI0R11W3I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/L41B/I0R11W3I/FSRL41BI0R11W3I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/L41B/I0R11W3I/FSRL41BI0R11W3I.SMALL.jpg inspiredwood Hi Folks! This instructable will show you a lot of good tips and tricks for sewing your custom photobag. You can use new materials or have even more fun doing it partly from recycled material – like I did... Material and tools You need the following materials and tools:ZippersA foam sleeping pad ...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 11:54:58 PDT
35mm Slide Converter For Cellphone http://www.instructables.com/id/35mm-Slide-Converter-with-Cellphone/
35mm Slide Converter For Cellphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/CNV9/I0HYOVUB/FX5CNV9I0HYOVUB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/CNV9/I0HYOVUB/FX5CNV9I0HYOVUB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX5/CNV9/I0HYOVUB/FX5CNV9I0HYOVUB.SMALL.jpg barkergk SIMPLE & INEXPENSIVE HIGH QUALITY DIGITAL CONVERSION!This image I took of my wife lay unseen for more than 40 years. What other treasures await?You will need a short length of ABS or PVC pipe, saw, ruler, drill, sand paper (vellum paper and glue optional). Determine The Minimum Focus Of Cellphone ...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:02:14 PDT
smartphone + water = high speed photography http://www.instructables.com/id/smartphone-water-high-speed-photography/
smartphone + water = high speed photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QYYA/HZI8OW0X/FS3QYYAHZI8OW0X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QYYA/HZI8OW0X/FS3QYYAHZI8OW0X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/QYYA/HZI8OW0X/FS3QYYAHZI8OW0X.SMALL.jpg shubham_bhatt Don't under estimate your smartphone camera in right hands the can give amazing results.No editing just a smartphone is used and no photoshop Keep calm and take out your camera do not worry if you have a cheap cell phone i have a xolo q1010i smart phone around $150. Don't bed afraid of the spla...
By: shubham_bhatt

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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 07:05:28 PDT
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...
By: Beaconsfield

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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:03:32 PDT
DIY Quick Camera Strap http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Quick-Camera-Strap/
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Sat, 24 Nov 2012 19:57:49 PST
DIY 6x17 Panoramic Film Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-6x17-Panoramic-Film-Camera/
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By: mattthegamer463

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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:03:51 PDT
how to take great photos with an iPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-take-great-photos-with-an-iPhone/
how to take great photos with an iPhone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ENNI/HYR3DQGH/F9QENNIHYR3DQGH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ENNI/HYR3DQGH/F9QENNIHYR3DQGH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/ENNI/HYR3DQGH/F9QENNIHYR3DQGH.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Most of us carry a smartphone with us everywhere these days, so it's important to know how to use your smartphone camera to take great photos! I've only had a smartphone for a couple years, and I've loved having a decent camera to document things I'm doing or take quick photos to remember something ...
By: jessyratfink

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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:14:43 PDT
GoPro Clamp Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Clamp-Mount/
GoPro Clamp Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/FV0P/HYJ3X5JH/F15FV0PHYJ3X5JH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/FV0P/HYJ3X5JH/F15FV0PHYJ3X5JH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F15/FV0P/HYJ3X5JH/F15FV0PHYJ3X5JH.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Tripods are limited in functionality and they get in the way in a crowded shop. Enter the GoPro Clamp Mount! I designed this mount to fit on a standard one-handed bar clamp with 4 axes of articulation, making it easy to mount a gopro just about anywhere. 3D Model I modeled the mount in Fusion 3...
By: JON-A-TRON

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Thu, 7 Aug 2014 10:41:47 PDT
underwater camera mount http://www.instructables.com/id/underwater-camera-mount/
underwater camera mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/WFHL/HYBDISWJ/F38WFHLHYBDISWJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/WFHL/HYBDISWJ/F38WFHLHYBDISWJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/WFHL/HYBDISWJ/F38WFHLHYBDISWJ.SMALL.jpg mcogan Aloha! Underwater camera mounts (or trays as they are technically called) cost an average of $100, they are very useful for someone interested in underwater photography because they add stability to your camera, leave you with a free hand and will lower the chances of dropping your camera to the dep...
By: mcogan

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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 16:33:42 PDT
How to make a RC Air Boat for videoing and fun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-RC-Air-Boat-for-videoing-and-fun/
How to make a RC Air Boat for videoing and fun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SMALL.jpg th3_jungle_inv3ntor Hi. When I don't have much going on and I have a little time to spend, I like coming up with something fun. Thus the JUNGLE AIR BOAT! This was my first try with a remote control air boat. I wanted something simple to make, something that wouldn't cost me anything, and something that was stable and s...
By: th3_jungle_inv3ntor

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:06:52 PDT
Kitemapping http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitemapping/
Kitemapping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/JFY5/HXVR2NW0/FI0JFY5HXVR2NW0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/JFY5/HXVR2NW0/FI0JFY5HXVR2NW0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/JFY5/HXVR2NW0/FI0JFY5HXVR2NW0.SMALL.jpg FabSchool Wie online kaarten gebruikt heeft vast gemerkt dat de kaarten niet altijd allemaal even actueel zijn. Daar kun je eenvoudig verandering in brengen door je eigen luchtfoto’s te maken met een vlieger en deze online te delen. Dit staat beter bekend als kitemapping en is een vorm van Citizen Science: we...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:00:26 PDT
Incredible Steel Wool Photography! http://www.instructables.com/id/Incredible-Steel-Wool-Photography/
Incredible Steel Wool Photography! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/V1O5/HXGUQ27K/FOHV1O5HXGUQ27K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/V1O5/HXGUQ27K/FOHV1O5HXGUQ27K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/V1O5/HXGUQ27K/FOHV1O5HXGUQ27K.SMALL.jpg MattBothell Steel Wool Photography is a super fun and super easy type of photography. Once you have your camera this project can be FREE. I had to purchase the steel wool and that is it. I already had a the other materials but the MOST you will have to spend on this project is 4-5 dollars. This is an awesome pr...
By: MattBothell

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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:53:14 PDT
Easy Webcam Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Webcam-Microscope/
Easy Webcam Microscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/HGTV/HWQF24MP/FDAHGTVHWQF24MP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/HGTV/HWQF24MP/FDAHGTVHWQF24MP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/HGTV/HWQF24MP/FDAHGTVHWQF24MP.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory These instructions are for a very simple, webcam microscope for scientific and instructional fun and knowledge. This particular set up will not render super high def images or provide electronmicroscopy. This is a proof of concept DIY display we use at maker and science festivals to give youth and ...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 15:30:37 PDT
Point-and-Shoot Ring Flash Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/Point-and-Shoot-Ring-Flash-Diffuser/
Point-and-Shoot Ring Flash Diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/AIJ2/FT7PM1DB/F5RAIJ2FT7PM1DB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/AIJ2/FT7PM1DB/F5RAIJ2FT7PM1DB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5R/AIJ2/FT7PM1DB/F5RAIJ2FT7PM1DB.SMALL.jpg alpacalypse Give your cheap digital camera a cool upgrade usually reserved for high-end photography by creating a ring flash diffuser from stuff around the house!If your like me, and can't even afford a DSLR, then you probably can't afford a $300 ring flash either. Not to worry, by diffusing the light from your...
By: alpacalypse

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Thu, 9 Apr 2009 10:11:22 PDT
Video Skate Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/Video-Skate-Dolly/
Video Skate Dolly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/A3MN/HW6HYIYG/F2SA3MNHW6HYIYG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/A3MN/HW6HYIYG/F2SA3MNHW6HYIYG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/A3MN/HW6HYIYG/F2SA3MNHW6HYIYG.SMALL.jpg Jazzmyn My 3d printed "Video Skate Dolly" is a handy piece of gear to add to your collection. It has an adjustable arm, rotating base, and tilting head. The wheels can also be adjusted to shoot a 360 degree video. Using recycled roller-blade wheels and PLA plastic it is easy on the environment and your b...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 17:53:52 PDT
Hack a $30 WiFi Pan-Tilt Camera - Video, Audio, and Motor control with Python http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-a-30-WiFi-Pan-Tilt-Camera-Video-Audio-and-Mot/
Hack a $30 WiFi Pan-Tilt Camera - Video, Audio, and Motor control with Python - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/GSMC/HVTWI7TY/FK2GSMCHVTWI7TY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/GSMC/HVTWI7TY/FK2GSMCHVTWI7TY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/GSMC/HVTWI7TY/FK2GSMCHVTWI7TY.SMALL.jpg FabricateIO In this Instructable, you'll learn how to intercept the video, microphone, and controls of the $30 Kaicong SIP1602 wireless pan-tilt camera on Windows, Linux, or OSX! Everything is rolled neatly into python scripts; you can use the output data for things like voice transcription, computer vision, ...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 09:11:08 PDT
360 Rotating Platform with fixed central platform http://www.instructables.com/id/360-Rotating-Platform-with-fixed-central-platform/
360 Rotating Platform with fixed central platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F34/HF2V/HVS1COKY/F34HF2VHVS1COKY.SMALL.jpg pigsfoot Hopefully the instruction below along with the photos will allow anyone with some basic DIY skills to create their own version of this platform and hopefully improve on the design somewhat. Reading around on the interweb looks like the DIY shops in the US are much better equipped than in the UK so m...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 03:19:21 PDT
3D Printed Underwater Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Underwater-Camera/
3D Printed Underwater Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/ALR3/HVPX6IMP/FFBALR3HVPX6IMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/ALR3/HVPX6IMP/FFBALR3HVPX6IMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFB/ALR3/HVPX6IMP/FFBALR3HVPX6IMP.SMALL.jpg MoonLanding Selecting an underwater camera is not easy: there is no one best or right underwater camera to buy, but rather the best or right camera for your specific needs and most unfortunately: your budget restrictions.To shoot underwater photography you will need a digital camera and a waterproof housing des...
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Tue, 27 May 2014 19:17:11 PDT
Arduino+Stepper Motor Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduinoStepper-Motor-Camera-Slider/
Arduino+Stepper Motor Camera Slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/DEUK/HUU1F95B/FWJDEUKHUU1F95B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/DEUK/HUU1F95B/FWJDEUKHUU1F95B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWJ/DEUK/HUU1F95B/FWJDEUKHUU1F95B.SMALL.jpg martinbolton This is a trial and error / design and development process which I followed in developing a camera slider for creating time-lapse video clips on my DSLR camera. The idea came from using standard Aluminium extrusions I have available at hardware stores, and create a slider chassis / dolly which is ab...
By: martinbolton

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Mon, 5 May 2014 14:52:41 PDT
Kirlian Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Kirlian-Machine-1/
Kirlian Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/1OG0/HO0Q2VF4/F801OG0HO0Q2VF4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/1OG0/HO0Q2VF4/F801OG0HO0Q2VF4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/1OG0/HO0Q2VF4/F801OG0HO0Q2VF4.SMALL.jpg thiagohersan The process that we’re trying to replicate is called Kirlian photography, or electrophotography, and it is a way to capture images by ionizing moisture particles in the air around an object. Or… by exciting its aura. Basically, what we need to build a high-voltage, high-frequency, low-amperage signa...
By: thiagohersan

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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 08:30:21 PST
a linear laser brush for painting with light http://www.instructables.com/id/a-simple-laser-brush-for-painting-with-light/
a linear laser brush for painting with light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2D8T/HUJS40O0/FEZ2D8THUJS40O0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2D8T/HUJS40O0/FEZ2D8THUJS40O0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/2D8T/HUJS40O0/FEZ2D8THUJS40O0.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi If you love photography and experimenting with special effects you will be happy to know that with a very simple circuit and a cheap laser you can easily build a sort of laser "scanner" to take impressive photos and portrait. My project was born from a more complex automated laser scanner idea, and ...
By: andrea biffi

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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 09:03:32 PDT