Instructables: exploring - technology - photography - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:16:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Natural Look: Portraits without Flash http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Natural-Look-Portraits-without-Flash/
The Natural Look: Portraits without Flash - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HWAO/ICMHJ91C/FPJHWAOICMHJ91C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HWAO/ICMHJ91C/FPJHWAOICMHJ91C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPJ/HWAO/ICMHJ91C/FPJHWAOICMHJ91C.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory I love natural light. For a while, I worked as a freelance photographer specializing in natural light portraiture and loved the opportunity it afforded to experiment with natural lighting in a variety of contexts, from family portraits to pet images. Maybe it's simply that I never mastered the nua...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:09:11 PDT
Custom Printed Bokeh http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Printed-Bokeh/
Custom Printed Bokeh - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/GW5J/ICM71CEX/FWBGW5JICM71CEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/GW5J/ICM71CEX/FWBGW5JICM71CEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/GW5J/ICM71CEX/FWBGW5JICM71CEX.SMALL.jpg dejan.maletic.77 If you want to change the look of the bokeh (out of focus lights) on your photos follow these simple steps and tips. Check more photos coming soon on damngood. Materials for this project These are the necessary materials for the project realization:1) image editing software2) transparent foil for...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:12:01 PDT
Pure White Background Photography Using Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Pure-White-Background-Photography-Using-Smartphone/
Pure White Background Photography Using Smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/9ZZK/ICHHQOAE/F9M9ZZKICHHQOAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/9ZZK/ICHHQOAE/F9M9ZZKICHHQOAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/9ZZK/ICHHQOAE/F9M9ZZKICHHQOAE.SMALL.jpg Antzy Carmasaic A picture is worth a thousand words, but not without some effort on your part. My first instructable was so ugly with dark and unfocused images that I never published it. I decided to go for quality over quantity and setting randofo's instructable quality as benchmark, I started exploring how to get...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 17:23:23 PDT
Framed! The Art of Window Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Framed-The-Art-of-Window-Photography/
Framed! The Art of Window Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/PGTM/ICHHPAPI/FXXPGTMICHHPAPI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/PGTM/ICHHPAPI/FXXPGTMICHHPAPI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/PGTM/ICHHPAPI/FXXPGTMICHHPAPI.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory At Eureka! Factory, we've always loved photography. Going back a couple of generations, one grandparent was an itinerant photographer, traveling about shooting portraits in different towns, and our collection of tintypes shows a family love of photography dating to the mid-1800s. The first job, f...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:32:18 PDT
Simple Dolly with 3dprinted parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dolly-with-3dprinted-parts/
Simple Dolly with 3dprinted parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/5EX9/ICHHO7L3/FGR5EX9ICHHO7L3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/5EX9/ICHHO7L3/FGR5EX9ICHHO7L3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/5EX9/ICHHO7L3/FGR5EX9ICHHO7L3.SMALL.jpg ESOREL In this Instructable I will show you how I built a simple dolly that is quite stable but most important pretty cheap to build. For all the parts I payed less than 20€ and if you have some rollerblades wheels lying around at home the price to pay for this project becomes ridiculous. Of course you wil...
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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:37:22 PDT
Printable 360 Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Printable-360-Photography/
Printable 360 Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/J82N/ICG2CHQU/F9SJ82NICG2CHQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/J82N/ICG2CHQU/F9SJ82NICG2CHQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9S/J82N/ICG2CHQU/F9SJ82NICG2CHQU.SMALL.jpg WhitskyU Lista de Materiais-Fotografia panorâmica em 360-Blender-Pepakura Designer-Estilete-Cola Printable 360 Panoramic Photography Após escolher a fotografia a ser utilizada execute o programa Blender. Criando uma ico esfera Neste passo delete o objeto, a luz e crie um novo objeto de nome icosphere. ...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:12:54 PDT
Photography: Water Droplets http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-Water-Droplets/
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 13:15:13 PDT
iPhone 6 Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/iPhone-6-Photography/
iPhone 6 Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/MR4R/ICE1WTCV/FZHMR4RICE1WTCV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/MR4R/ICE1WTCV/FZHMR4RICE1WTCV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/MR4R/ICE1WTCV/FZHMR4RICE1WTCV.SMALL.jpg zstarkovich I have loved the iPhone 6 ever since it came out and i got it. The camera is my favorite feature on it. Close Ups I love the iphone 6 camera because of how good of close up pictures you can take. The way that i take these amazing close ups is by holding the camera about 4 inches away from the sub...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:34:46 PDT
Make a useful Rotating Mount for any Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-useful-Rotating-Mount-for-any-Camera/
Make a useful Rotating Mount for any Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/3U0H/ICICTK4A/F5V3U0HICICTK4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/3U0H/ICICTK4A/F5V3U0HICICTK4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/3U0H/ICICTK4A/F5V3U0HICICTK4A.SMALL.jpg manuelmasc Hi everyone!In this quick instructable I'll show you how to make a cool Rotating Mount for any camera. It's a very quick project and it's cheap too. Basically we will hack a kitchen timer reducing its shrill sound and inserting a 1/4" nut in the bottom so we will be able to mount it on a tripod.The ...
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 01:32:33 PDT
Make High Quality Pictures With Cheap Lenses http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-High-Quality-Pictures-With-Cheap-Lenses/
Make High Quality Pictures With Cheap Lenses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/MSAE/ICE1STEI/FF7MSAEICE1STEI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/MSAE/ICE1STEI/FF7MSAEICE1STEI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/MSAE/ICE1STEI/FF7MSAEICE1STEI.SMALL.jpg XXLRay If you are a video creator or photographer you know that different lenses for you camera are important to give your images good quality or a certain look. Depending on the purpose and your experience you very likely need multiple ones. But can you afford buying original lens after lens and to spend ...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 02:19:55 PDT
How To Take Perfect Photos Of People. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Take-Perfect-Photos-Of-People/
How To Take Perfect Photos Of People. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/3P8Z/IC6ICOD5/FF23P8ZIC6ICOD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/3P8Z/IC6ICOD5/FF23P8ZIC6ICOD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/3P8Z/IC6ICOD5/FF23P8ZIC6ICOD5.SMALL.jpg WesBeiko In this instructable you will learn how to take great photos of people. You can visit my website (link in profile) if you want to see some more of my work.The only things you will really need is a camera (Not cell phone) that can zoom, some type of reflective sheet, light or flash and the sun. Wh...
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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 08:24:11 PDT
Lego Lens Cap Saver http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Lens-Cap-Saver/
Lego Lens Cap Saver - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/DY3I/IC8X3KU8/F3KDY3IIC8X3KU8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/DY3I/IC8X3KU8/F3KDY3IIC8X3KU8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/DY3I/IC8X3KU8/F3KDY3IIC8X3KU8.SMALL.jpg DancingPope Keep your lens cap's from getting lost all over the shop with this clever Lego and Sugru hack. And if you don't have Sugru you could always use Araldite for extra strength and resilience to tough camera abuse. I did both and I've got to say I'd trust the Araldite a lot more. What you need:Camera len...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 13:27:50 PDT
Macro Photography Robot for about $15 http://www.instructables.com/id/Macro-Photography-Robot-for-about-15/
Macro Photography Robot for about $15 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/GYOT/IC6IABBA/FG3GYOTIC6IABBA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/GYOT/IC6IABBA/FG3GYOTIC6IABBA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/GYOT/IC6IABBA/FG3GYOTIC6IABBA.SMALL.jpg ccrome This Instructable will show you how to build a robot that will help you create fantastic macro shots with your DSLR camera. It will not only create beautiful static images like those shown above, but it can also spin the subject to get a full 360 image and will let you create 3d images and movies o...
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Sat, 18 Jul 2015 15:33:34 PDT
Photo Filter Techniques Using Sunglasses http://www.instructables.com/id/Photo-Filter-Techniques-Using-Sunglasses/
Photo Filter Techniques Using Sunglasses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/C3WY/IC5C13F0/FP4C3WYIC5C13F0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/C3WY/IC5C13F0/FP4C3WYIC5C13F0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP4/C3WY/IC5C13F0/FP4C3WYIC5C13F0.SMALL.jpg casey.lundy This Instructable demonstrates a cheap, easy solution to applying filters to your photographs as you take them, instead of afterward in post-production programs or tailor-made filters like those found on Instagram.The beauty of these techniques is that the rest of the many tools a camera allows a ph...
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 19:46:45 PDT
DIY GoPro Clip and Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Versatile-GoPro-Clip/
DIY GoPro Clip and Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/1LCF/IC5C1NEI/FF81LCFIC5C1NEI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/1LCF/IC5C1NEI/FF81LCFIC5C1NEI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/1LCF/IC5C1NEI/FF81LCFIC5C1NEI.SMALL.jpg CJR2000 Create a simple yet extremely versatile GoPro clip/stand mount using nothing but a bulldog/binder clip! Materials All you need is your GoPro or action camera and a bulldog clip. Most size clips will work. Remove an arm Gently squeeze a single arm and wiggle it out of the body of the clip. Th...
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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:01:49 PDT
Photoshopping Multiple Objects Into an Image http://www.instructables.com/id/Photoshopping-Multiple-Objects-Into-an-Image/
Photoshopping Multiple Objects Into an Image - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/L6ZY/IC37EJJZ/FJTL6ZYIC37EJJZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/L6ZY/IC37EJJZ/FJTL6ZYIC37EJJZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJT/L6ZY/IC37EJJZ/FJTL6ZYIC37EJJZ.SMALL.jpg Snow_Turkey How to Photoshop multiple objects/people into an imageThings you'll needPhoto Manipulation Program with layer and masking abilityGIMP (Free)Adobe Photoshop CC (30 Day trial or Purchase) - More easy to use toolsDigital CameraComputerSteady Tripod or surfacePerson or ObjectI'll use Gimp to show the pr...
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Tue, 14 Jul 2015 15:05:09 PDT
Sketchy Photographs http://www.instructables.com/id/Sketchy-Photographs/
Sketchy Photographs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/OXS6/IC2A38FK/FMXOXS6IC2A38FK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/OXS6/IC2A38FK/FMXOXS6IC2A38FK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMX/OXS6/IC2A38FK/FMXOXS6IC2A38FK.SMALL.jpg krivas Part photograph, part sketch. Get Ready You will need: A photograph that is ready to be sketched. A program that lets you draw/trace over your photograph in separate layer. Sketching on a tablet or touch screen will give you the best results. I used the Adobe Illustrator Draw App to sketch m...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 23:56:50 PDT
How i took this picture and how you can too http://www.instructables.com/id/How-i-took-this-picture-and-how-you-can-too/
How i took this picture and how you can too - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/5MUL/IC2A2VKZ/FCC5MULIC2A2VKZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/5MUL/IC2A2VKZ/FCC5MULIC2A2VKZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/5MUL/IC2A2VKZ/FCC5MULIC2A2VKZ.SMALL.jpg oooseun This can also be seen on my website hereClick here for more awesome photography 1. SKILLS & TOOLS I’ll Say it’s a little important that you know how to work a dslr or at least manual mode on a camera and a little knowledge on wireless flash triggers or at least the concept of trig...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 17:04:56 PDT
Cheap Photography: The guide to Photography on a budget! ($20/£15) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Photography-The-guide-to-Photography-on-a-bu/
Cheap Photography: The guide to Photography on a budget! ($20/£15) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/3N57/IC1RVYS6/F3Y3N57IC1RVYS6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/3N57/IC1RVYS6/F3Y3N57IC1RVYS6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Y/3N57/IC1RVYS6/F3Y3N57IC1RVYS6.SMALL.jpg G1ggl3s So, a while ago I found a bridge camera from General Imaging Co. Model X400. It's very cheap, (£15/$20) and produces excellent photos for a camera in that price range. With a 14 megapixel sensor, and an easy to use software, its great for people who really want to get stuck into photography, straigh...
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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 11:26:09 PDT
Easy big moon photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-moon-photographyvery-easy-levelbeginner/
Easy big moon photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/1868/IBXM7XKW/FNG1868IBXM7XKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/1868/IBXM7XKW/FNG1868IBXM7XKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/1868/IBXM7XKW/FNG1868IBXM7XKW.SMALL.jpg RonakT2 Hello everyone.. here we are not clicking big moon and our landscape in one frame, but we will be clicking both separately and then merging them together in photoshop to get the desired effect..And If u r new to photoshop, dnt get afraid, it is a very simple and detailed explanation about how to do ...
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Sat, 11 Jul 2015 03:12:50 PDT
Make macro photography with ANY lenses for FREE ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-macro-photography-with-ANY-lenses-for-FREE-/
Make macro photography with ANY lenses for FREE ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/WW6T/IC0CK9AB/FU0WW6TIC0CK9AB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/WW6T/IC0CK9AB/FU0WW6TIC0CK9AB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU0/WW6T/IC0CK9AB/FU0WW6TIC0CK9AB.SMALL.jpg hugotremolo Hey ! You want to do some macro photography but you don't want to buy a very expensive dedicated lens for it ?In this instructable I will show you how you can make great macro-photography out of your normal DSLR kit, without buying any extra gear or expensive lens. You do NOT need to ALTER any of yo...
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 20:44:16 PDT
Rainbow Water Drops Photo http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Water-Drops-Photo/
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Sun, 12 Jul 2015 21:23:31 PDT
Arduino Pixel Stick WS2812 http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Pixel-Stick/
Arduino Pixel Stick WS2812 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/M16Q/IBW26MXR/FEXM16QIBW26MXR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/M16Q/IBW26MXR/FEXM16QIBW26MXR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/M16Q/IBW26MXR/FEXM16QIBW26MXR.SMALL.jpg Spicy Turtles This is my first instructable I got asked to put one togther for a friend but only after I had assembled it all so some pics i wasnt able to get Im sure there will be bits I have missed out I'm no code genius so I will do my best to answer any questions you have in this build there was a bit of gues...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 20:25:03 PDT
Rainbow maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-maker/
Rainbow maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/4PEH/IBW2776Q/FCQ4PEHIBW2776Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/4PEH/IBW2776Q/FCQ4PEHIBW2776Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/4PEH/IBW2776Q/FCQ4PEHIBW2776Q.SMALL.jpg Ginko Balboa A simple gadget to create rainbows for light painting. It can also be used in other interesting ways to light paint big areas of something or thin air. Photography is made in low ambient light - at night in an open space where you can move freely. The exposure is not critical, on this pictures it va...
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Thu, 9 Jul 2015 17:55:12 PDT
How to take Startrail Photographs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-take-Startrail-Photographs/
How to take Startrail Photographs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/D3XI/IBUSY3LD/FLVD3XIIBUSY3LD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/D3XI/IBUSY3LD/FLVD3XIIBUSY3LD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/D3XI/IBUSY3LD/FLVD3XIIBUSY3LD.SMALL.jpg BenS5 Startrail photographs are long exposure photographs which show the apparent movement of stars through the sky in a circular motion.These photographs can be taken to measure the rotation of the earth (or length of the sidereal day) or simply because they produce a very interesting and artistic image....
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 07:39:31 PDT
Star trails: a beginners guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Star-trails-a-beginners-guide/
Star trails: a beginners guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXT/AAPY/IBT7ADV9/FXTAAPYIBT7ADV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXT/AAPY/IBT7ADV9/FXTAAPYIBT7ADV9.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FXT/AAPY/IBT7ADV9/FXTAAPYIBT7ADV9.SMALL.jpg the binks I love being outside, im one of those people who gets antsy if their stuck in the house for too long. And being outside at night adds a whole new dimension to places you might have visited a hundred times before.There not many things better than being outside on a clear night, weather its round a ca...
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Tue, 7 Jul 2015 10:27:22 PDT
A Complete Beginner's Guide to Raw Files And Raw Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Complete-Beginners-Guide-to-Raw-Files-And-Raw-Pr/
A Complete Beginner's Guide to Raw Files And Raw Processing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/W9XV/IBRRUU50/FGAW9XVIBRRUU50.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/W9XV/IBRRUU50/FGAW9XVIBRRUU50.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/W9XV/IBRRUU50/FGAW9XVIBRRUU50.SMALL.jpg blinkyblinky One of the first things I learned about in photography was about a file type known as a Raw file. Often times when someone begins in photography, he or she doesn't realize the potential of Raw files. At first I didn't see the use for raw files, they seemed to offer nothing that I truly needed that I...
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Mon, 6 Jul 2015 08:40:54 PDT
Making a Panorama within Photoshop (GoPro or Regular Cameras) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Panorama-within-Photoshop-GoPro-or-Regula/
Making a Panorama within Photoshop (GoPro or Regular Cameras) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/EUXJ/IBQCHH1I/FJ9EUXJIBQCHH1I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/EUXJ/IBQCHH1I/FJ9EUXJIBQCHH1I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/EUXJ/IBQCHH1I/FJ9EUXJIBQCHH1I.SMALL.jpg snipir Disclaimer: I'm not a Photoshop Master or anything. I'm going to try to pass on what I know, but if you want complicated stuff to work, I don't know how much of a help I'll be! As a heads up, I made this guide for the Photography Contest! If you guys happen to find it useful or like it in any way, p...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 21:07:39 PDT
Quick & Easy Tabletop Photo Studio http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Easy-Tabletop-Photo-Studio/
Quick & Easy Tabletop Photo Studio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/F793/IBQCFZKA/F8EF793IBQCFZKA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/F793/IBQCFZKA/F8EF793IBQCFZKA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/F793/IBQCFZKA/F8EF793IBQCFZKA.SMALL.jpg EurekaFactory Whether it's to document your collectibles, for the photo hobbyist, for Esty, Ebay, Instructables or some other project that requires halfway decent photos of small things (or large - this project scales up or down), having an easy way to take quick, clean photos is not only handy, but in the case ...
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Sun, 5 Jul 2015 14:13:33 PDT
Hidden GoPro Security Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-GoPro-Security-Camera/
Hidden GoPro Security Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/DRRR/IBOWYF63/FU4DRRRIBOWYF63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/DRRR/IBOWYF63/FU4DRRRIBOWYF63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/DRRR/IBOWYF63/FU4DRRRIBOWYF63.SMALL.jpg Sake of Making The Hidden GoPro Security Camera was inspired by Sherlock's hidden camera in the CBS show Elementary. Above, Sherlock is seen extracting video soon after his home was breached by an intruder. What if an intruder breaks into your home and steals all of your belongings? Better hope they don't steal yo...
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 16:56:26 PDT
Photography Tips and Tricks for Perfect Instructable Photos http://www.instructables.com/id/Photography-Tips-and-Tricks-for-Perfect-Instructab/
Photography Tips and Tricks for Perfect Instructable Photos - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/ZL78/IBKUSUP9/FF5ZL78IBKUSUP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/ZL78/IBKUSUP9/FF5ZL78IBKUSUP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/ZL78/IBKUSUP9/FF5ZL78IBKUSUP9.SMALL.jpg bjkayani Ever since i got into the world of instructables and have started posting instructables i have faced a trivial challenge. I see many pro authors posting instructables with absolutely amazing photos showing their step by step process. At that stage even if i tried i couldn't achieve such pacifying ph...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 09:28:23 PDT
Processing Film Negatives Without A Scanner http://www.instructables.com/id/Processing-Film-Negatives-Without-A-Scanner/
Processing Film Negatives Without A Scanner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/J44B/IBJTJ2H5/F6VJ44BIBJTJ2H5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/J44B/IBJTJ2H5/F6VJ44BIBJTJ2H5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/J44B/IBJTJ2H5/F6VJ44BIBJTJ2H5.SMALL.jpg jason.burr.946 In this instructable I will show you how to turn your negative film to a digital positive using stuff you have laying around the house, a digital camera and free software. Sound cool? Great read on. If you just want to dig right in go ahead and skip to the next section.Many, many, many (too many man...
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:21:39 PDT
Dog holding a rose....Show me How http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-holding-a-roseShow-me-How/
Dog holding a rose....Show me How - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/K8GZ/IBKML6A9/F6GK8GZIBKML6A9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/K8GZ/IBKML6A9/F6GK8GZIBKML6A9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6G/K8GZ/IBKML6A9/F6GK8GZIBKML6A9.SMALL.jpg AgSmaoineamh I love Rotties and thought an image of one of my rescue Rottweilers (Rocky) holding a rose would be perfect. This is how Rocky and myself made the image. Photographing the dog. The aimTo accurately capture the way a dog's face changes when he is holding an object in his mouth. EquipmentMost camer...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 07:50:00 PDT
How to Colorize a Black and White Photo with Adobe Photoshop CS6 http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Colorize-a-Black-and-White-Photo-with-Adobe/
How to Colorize a Black and White Photo with Adobe Photoshop CS6 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/DX0M/IBHS94U2/FNUDX0MIBHS94U2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/DX0M/IBHS94U2/FNUDX0MIBHS94U2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/DX0M/IBHS94U2/FNUDX0MIBHS94U2.SMALL.jpg chishio52572 Hello!Do you have an old black an white photograph that you'd like to see in color? Or maybe you'd like to make a single image in a black and white photo "pop" by giving it some color? In this tutorial, I will show you how to do just that. Today you will be colorizing a photo of an orange in a bowl...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:19:28 PDT
Easy High - Speed Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-High-Speed-Photography/
Easy High - Speed Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JJ3A/IBDHW0S5/F3NJJ3AIBDHW0S5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JJ3A/IBDHW0S5/F3NJJ3AIBDHW0S5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/JJ3A/IBDHW0S5/F3NJJ3AIBDHW0S5.SMALL.jpg Josh Minimoviemaniac A simple way to take high speed photographs without an assistant or remote release. Gear You will need•A dslr or similar•A cup or container•A tripod•A surface•A liquid (water looks great)•An eyedropper Setup Put the camera on the tripod and set the container full of liquid on a chair or table....
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 04:22:43 PDT
S530 Hexacopter --The 3D-Printed Frame http://www.instructables.com/id/S530-Hexacopter-The-Fully-3D-Printed-Frame/
S530 Hexacopter --The 3D-Printed Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/OCH4/IANS9Y95/FDVOCH4IANS9Y95.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/OCH4/IANS9Y95/FDVOCH4IANS9Y95.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/OCH4/IANS9Y95/FDVOCH4IANS9Y95.SMALL.jpg LoganJ3 The S530This is the Instructable for the fully 3D-printable hexacopter I designed and have named the S530. I named it that because the DJI S900 and S1000 fold downwards as well, and because the diameter from the center of one motor to the opposite is approximately 530mm. I really enjoyed creating, d...
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Tue, 9 Jun 2015 12:41:02 PDT
Shooting Simple Product Photos with Printer Paper, A Smartphone and a Window http://www.instructables.com/id/Shooting-Simple-Product-Photos-with-Printer-Paper-/
Shooting Simple Product Photos with Printer Paper, A Smartphone and a Window - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/Z2TY/IAMCE0S9/FHEZ2TYIAMCE0S9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/Z2TY/IAMCE0S9/FHEZ2TYIAMCE0S9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/Z2TY/IAMCE0S9/FHEZ2TYIAMCE0S9.SMALL.jpg superaudiomadras Short and sweet beginner’s tutorial on how you can easily shoot a professional looking product photo using any camera, natural window light and a few sheets of white printer paper. Stuff You Need 1) A flat surface or a wall2) A smart phone or any camera3) A few sheets of A4 paper or printer paper...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 04:50:29 PDT
1 minute Fake depth of field [FASTEST AND EASIEST!] http://www.instructables.com/id/1-minute-Fake-depth-of-field-FASTEST-AND-EASIEST/
1 minute Fake depth of field [FASTEST AND EASIEST!] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/V0LV/IA5IY89Q/FBLV0LVIA5IY89Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/V0LV/IA5IY89Q/FBLV0LVIA5IY89Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBL/V0LV/IA5IY89Q/FBLV0LVIA5IY89Q.SMALL.jpg crazy lazy man Welcome! I Will teach you the fastest way on faking "Depth of field"This is the easiest and fastest technique I know, so I am sharing this .What is "Depth of field"?Depth of field is the blurred part in an image which defines how far the object from the from the focused object by blurring it.What so...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 01:38:16 PDT
Aircraft HDR Photo Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/Aircraft-HDR-Photo-Processing/
Aircraft HDR Photo Processing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DAHJ/IA0WTVWA/F3ADAHJIA0WTVWA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DAHJ/IA0WTVWA/F3ADAHJIA0WTVWA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DAHJ/IA0WTVWA/F3ADAHJIA0WTVWA.SMALL.jpg MissionSRX Digital photography has opened many new techniques to the masses. One of the most impressive is HDR photography. HDR, or High Dynamic Range images, use digital processing to combine multiple shots at different exposures. Camera sensors can’t capture the same dynamic range as our eyes, the difference...
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Sun, 24 May 2015 10:46:47 PDT
Professional Digital Photo Retouching http://www.instructables.com/id/Professional-Digital-Photo-Retouching/
Professional Digital Photo Retouching - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/V2E0/I9YR8MWE/F80V2E0I9YR8MWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/V2E0/I9YR8MWE/F80V2E0I9YR8MWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/V2E0/I9YR8MWE/F80V2E0I9YR8MWE.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design I've been a graphic designer since the IIci, so when I saw the mind for design challenge, my mind started spin with possibilities. While I utilize many cool techniques in my work, one of the most useful and asked for is digital retouching. Especially of photos. Especially of faces.I take pride in n...
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Thu, 21 May 2015 18:44:23 PDT
Simple Magnetic Camera Pod From Indicator Base http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Magnetic-Camera-Pod-From-Indicator-Base/
Simple Magnetic Camera Pod From Indicator Base - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/23EE/I9WYVKP6/FC323EEI9WYVKP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/23EE/I9WYVKP6/FC323EEI9WYVKP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/23EE/I9WYVKP6/FC323EEI9WYVKP6.SMALL.jpg richie_114 I have an unused cheap indicator base and since I'm tired of trying to demonstrate steps whilst holding my phone (Dangerous Much?) I decided that the magnetic base would make a good holder for my GoPro. I'm not bringing my Nice DSLR out into my dusty shop.I've entered this into the Reuse contest so...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 23:59:51 PDT
Raspberry Pi moving timelapse http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-moving-timelapse/
Raspberry Pi moving timelapse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/FNZP/IA0WIABF/FFHFNZPIA0WIABF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/FNZP/IA0WIABF/FFHFNZPIA0WIABF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFH/FNZP/IA0WIABF/FFHFNZPIA0WIABF.SMALL.jpg telonics This is how to use a raspberry pi along with it's camera to create beautiful moving timelapse videos (called hyperlapse vidoes)things you need: A raspberry Pi. The instructions are for a Raspberry Pi B+ but you can adapt for other models (the pin layout may be different) A raspberry Pi Camera mo...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 13:45:24 PDT
Easy Cool Looking Photoshop Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Cool-Looking-Photoshop-Tutorial/
Easy Cool Looking Photoshop Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/A2M7/I9FGXH4P/FUAA2M7I9FGXH4P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/A2M7/I9FGXH4P/FUAA2M7I9FGXH4P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUA/A2M7/I9FGXH4P/FUAA2M7I9FGXH4P.SMALL.jpg xenia003 This is an introductory level Adobe Photoshop tutorial. Automation technique is used to merge the photos together which makes it easy to proceed. I tried to include as much detail as possible. To create this picture you will need to have the photographs themselves (step 1), Adobe Photoshop installed...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 13:26:23 PDT
Get Hand Lettering on your Images (With Just a Phone!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-Hand-Lettering-on-your-Images-With-Just-a-Phon/
Get Hand Lettering on your Images (With Just a Phone!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/QKYD/I9C874OE/FDPQKYDI9C874OE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/QKYD/I9C874OE/FDPQKYDI9C874OE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/QKYD/I9C874OE/FDPQKYDI9C874OE.SMALL.jpg the paper curator This tutorial will show you how to get hand lettering on your photos to add a fun and functional element of design using only an iPhone! If you see lovely designed graphics featuring hand lettering over images on social networks like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter but don't have the know how or to...
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Wed, 6 May 2015 21:34:49 PDT
Automated Intervalometer from a cheap shutter release Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Intervalometer-from-a-cheap-shutter-rele/
Automated Intervalometer from a cheap shutter release Cable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/M4K0/I8PQWSUQ/F2ZM4K0I8PQWSUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/M4K0/I8PQWSUQ/F2ZM4K0I8PQWSUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Z/M4K0/I8PQWSUQ/F2ZM4K0I8PQWSUQ.SMALL.jpg raht Have you ever wanted to make one of those cool timelapse videos of a starry nighttime sky? I've wanted to be able to shoot one with my camera but never could make myself sit out in the mosquitoes all night pressing the shutter every "X" number of minutes. I have a simple manual remote shutter trigg...
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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/
Time Lapse Rover for eMotimo TB3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/VCVN/I8766AN5/FKEVCVNI8766AN5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/VCVN/I8766AN5/FKEVCVNI8766AN5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/VCVN/I8766AN5/FKEVCVNI8766AN5.SMALL.jpg MichaelMikkelson Time lapse footage is becoming very popular, and adding motion to the clips adds interest to the final results. Using an eMotimo TB3 as the controller, I was originally limited to a 6 foot rail system for 3-axis motion. I wanted something stable for the camera, but also be able to traverse a number...
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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/
DIY LED Ring Light for Miniatures/Macro Photography for less than USD$10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/BTGW/I7SVY462/F1PBTGWI7SVY462.SMALL.jpg Snowfern I have always struggled with lighting for my miniature photography, and decided to go with making my own DIY LED ring light after seeing this instructable:http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-48-LED-Macr...It took me about half an hour to put it together as I had all the items at hand, but it was ...
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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/
High-Speed Photography For Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0TLW/I7QPQ7RV/FKE0TLWI7QPQ7RV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0TLW/I7QPQ7RV/FKE0TLWI7QPQ7RV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKE/0TLW/I7QPQ7RV/FKE0TLWI7QPQ7RV.SMALL.jpg lilninja42 High-speed photography is used to capture fast movement instantly. Generally, high-speed photography is done in a dark room, with dedicated equipment, like an external flash and a remote or sound activated trigger.This tutorial will go over how to capture high-speed photography, without the need of ...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:49:24 PDT
FBRKN Pinhole Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/STPLN-Pinhole-Camera/
FBRKN Pinhole Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/3O6P/I7N65PL8/FJ23O6PI7N65PL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/3O6P/I7N65PL8/FJ23O6PI7N65PL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ2/3O6P/I7N65PL8/FJ23O6PI7N65PL8.SMALL.jpg FBRKN In this guide you will learn how to make a pinhole camera that uses photographic paper. Before you start In this project you will need to start by downloading the Illustrator file "FBRKN Pinhole Camera.ai" and then lasercut the design with a 4mm 40x60 cm MDF board. When you´ve cut your pieces ...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:54:57 PDT
VinePro - Camera Head Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/VinePro-Camera-Head-Mount/
VinePro - Camera Head Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/RKCM/I7D609V0/F0PRKCMI7D609V0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/RKCM/I7D609V0/F0PRKCMI7D609V0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/RKCM/I7D609V0/F0PRKCMI7D609V0.SMALL.jpg Plusea The jungle is full of vines, you're constantly on the look-out to keep yourself from tangling and stumbling. It is basically impossible to spare a hand to hold a camera and capture footage of your amazing trek through the wilderness. But these same vines that are getting in your way can be re-purpos...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 10:37:59 PDT