Instructables: exploring - photography - canon - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:31:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 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...
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:53:14 PDT
Rokinon 8mm lens rear mounted filter on a Canon http://www.instructables.com/id/Rokinon-8mm-lens-rear-mounted-filter-on-a-Canon/
Rokinon 8mm lens rear mounted filter on a Canon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/B37J/HX7OZ9V2/FKPB37JHX7OZ9V2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/B37J/HX7OZ9V2/FKPB37JHX7OZ9V2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKP/B37J/HX7OZ9V2/FKPB37JHX7OZ9V2.SMALL.jpg phgeek If you are lucky enough to own a Rokinon 8mm lens for Canon cameras then you have thought about using filters at some point. I have had this one for over a year an think they are something special, but there are no rear threads for adding filters. One day I was looking at the rear mount and happened...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 14:54:11 PDT
Solid Steadicam / steadycam below $20 GoPro , dslr, vdslr The cheapest and best steadicam on Instructables http://www.instructables.com/id/Solid-Steadicam-below-20-GoPro-vdslr-dslr/
Solid Steadicam / steadycam below $20 GoPro , dslr, vdslr The cheapest and best steadicam on Instructables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/N48X/HW0FUG35/F04N48XHW0FUG35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/N48X/HW0FUG35/F04N48XHW0FUG35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F04/N48X/HW0FUG35/F04N48XHW0FUG35.SMALL.jpg survival434 To build a steadicam need1. Flat piece of sheet metal with a length of 1 m and a width of 30mm.2. Handle of drill3. Socket wrench 3/8 inch4. Washer Screw 28mm - 13 pcs5. Ball bearing, 12mm inside width6. Cork mat7. Knob with M6 screw8. Cardan joint 1/4 inch9. Screw the hat with a length of 60 mm10....
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 15:11:28 PDT
$30 IKEA Camera Slider http://www.instructables.com/id/30-IKEA-Camera-Slider/
$30 IKEA Camera Slider - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/LQOG/HRKR3ERM/FKULQOGHRKR3ERM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/LQOG/HRKR3ERM/FKULQOGHRKR3ERM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKU/LQOG/HRKR3ERM/FKULQOGHRKR3ERM.SMALL.jpg DerekMellott A $30 camera slider, no way! You better believe it. Here is a way to build a simple. effective, and wildly inexpensive camera slider in about an hour. This slider is simple to build with basic tools and has a weight capacity of 11lbs! Lets get to it! Tools Drill and drill bits Countersink ...
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 07:19:42 PST
Old lens, New Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-lens-New-Camera/
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Wed, 4 Dec 2013 07:40:53 PST
DIY Polaroid Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Polaroid-Swinger-Model-20-To-Canon-EF-DSLR-Len/
DIY Polaroid Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/DI1B/HGIEWBKL/F88DI1BHGIEWBKL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/DI1B/HGIEWBKL/F88DI1BHGIEWBKL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F88/DI1B/HGIEWBKL/F88DI1BHGIEWBKL.SMALL.jpg G. M. Hello fellow DSLR D.I.Y'ers. I will share with you how I made a Polaroid Land Camera Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens. This lens will fit on any Canon EOS camera. So what do you get? Polaroid Land Camera Swinger Model 20 To Canon EF DSLR Lens Non-focusable meniscus lens, Polaroid f17 100mm....
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Thu, 30 May 2013 12:29:24 PDT
Canon Remote Shutter for R/C http://www.instructables.com/id/Canon-Remote-Shutter-for-RC/
Canon Remote Shutter for R/C - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/PQXT/HH2VKQPJ/FDGPQXTHH2VKQPJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/PQXT/HH2VKQPJ/FDGPQXTHH2VKQPJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/PQXT/HH2VKQPJ/FDGPQXTHH2VKQPJ.SMALL.jpg squiggy2 This instructable details how to remotely take a photo/video with a Canon camera using an Arduino, a remote control transmitter and receiver. I have a quadcopter running arducopter 2.8.something. At the time of writing this instructable, remote shutter is not enabled. I read somewhere that they’re ...
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Fri, 24 May 2013 07:28:38 PDT
Automatic Multi-Photo Taker (Photobooth Style) http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Multi-Photo-Taker-Photobooth-Style/
Automatic Multi-Photo Taker (Photobooth Style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/L996/HGH6PQ08/FE5L996HGH6PQ08.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/L996/HGH6PQ08/FE5L996HGH6PQ08.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/L996/HGH6PQ08/FE5L996HGH6PQ08.SMALL.jpg nichloe This is a tutorial on how to program your DSLR camera to take photos photobooth-style. It's a simple Arduino setup that allows you to take continuous photos with 3-second delay intervals. This was built for a college electronics project. A motion sensor detects motion in front of the camera, lights ...
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Fri, 10 May 2013 11:56:06 PDT
DIY Light Scoop Template http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Light-Scoop-Template/
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Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:28:29 PDT
DIY C3/N3 remote control plug for Canon DSLR http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-C3N3-remote-control-plug-for-Canon-DSLR/
DIY C3/N3 remote control plug for Canon DSLR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/SF3M/HEI4FC8S/FTJSF3MHEI4FC8S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/SF3M/HEI4FC8S/FTJSF3MHEI4FC8S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTJ/SF3M/HEI4FC8S/FTJSF3MHEI4FC8S.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi As most of you already know, some Canon DSLR have a dedicated plug for the remote. This is pretty annoying, especially when we want to make a special diy shot controller. The easy way is to buy a cheap remote and cut the plug from it, and there is also the chance to find a remote which has a socket ...
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Wed, 20 Mar 2013 10:39:16 PDT
cheap and easy PSU for Canon EOS http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-and-easy-PSU-for-Canon-EOS/
cheap and easy PSU for Canon EOS - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/LXSC/HCJO55ZQ/FWNLXSCHCJO55ZQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/LXSC/HCJO55ZQ/FWNLXSCHCJO55ZQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/LXSC/HCJO55ZQ/FWNLXSCHCJO55ZQ.SMALL.jpg andrea biffi I think lot of guys here on Instructables know how much satisfaction is obtained building a gadget entirely by ourselves, but... sometimes it could be a clever solution opting for some nice and ready accessory. I think this is one of these cases. I recently had the need to have a power supply for my...
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Mon, 4 Feb 2013 09:57:24 PST
Blackberry Battery Canon Camera Ring Light Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Blackberry-Battery-Canon-Camera-Ring-Light-Hack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/MV6N/HC3PT1CI/F3PMV6NHC3PT1CI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/MV6N/HC3PT1CI/F3PMV6NHC3PT1CI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/MV6N/HC3PT1CI/F3PMV6NHC3PT1CI.SMALL.jpg edy This is my first Instructables post. I apologize for the formatting issues. I wanted to put text in between the images but this only allows me to make boxes with captions on the images. I hopefully will learn how to layout better in the future. The images show 3 camera hacks as follows: 1. R...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 18:49:52 PST
DIY Follow Focus for DSLRs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Follow-Focus-for-DSLRs/
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Sat, 15 Dec 2012 11:33:47 PST
Camera remote control and timelapse http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-remote-control-and-timelapse/
Camera remote control and timelapse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/A8TB/H4AGKA7Y/FR4A8TBH4AGKA7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/A8TB/H4AGKA7Y/FR4A8TBH4AGKA7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/A8TB/H4AGKA7Y/FR4A8TBH4AGKA7Y.SMALL.jpg andyk75 This instructable shows you how to built a remote control for your camera and use it for a timelapse recording. The software works for different types of cameras: Nikon, Canon, Fuji, Minolta, Olympus, Sony or Pentax. They can all be transformed into timelapse cameras without even opening the housin...
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Thu, 19 Jul 2012 09:12:12 PDT
Kodak Vest Pocket to Rebel Lens Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Kodak-Vest-Pocket-to-Rebel-Lens-Adapter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/YCT3/H45WXHH5/F1OYCT3H45WXHH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/YCT3/H45WXHH5/F1OYCT3H45WXHH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1O/YCT3/H45WXHH5/F1OYCT3H45WXHH5.SMALL.jpg johnnyman727 I bought a Kodak Vest Pocket Series III camera off Ebay for about $35 for a class project on film. I enjoyed the vintage look of the photos this camera turned out as well as the analog aperture sizes, but hated waiting for the film to be developed and printed. So, I came up with this simple hack to...
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 15:21:20 PDT
Cheap and Easy Time Lapse Video (Intervalometry) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-and-Easy-Time-Lapse-Video-Intervalometry/
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Mon, 14 May 2012 22:35:11 PDT
DSLR Camera Mod: Plug in Power for Less Than $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/DSLR-Camera-Mod-Plug-in-Power-for-Less-Than-10/
DSLR Camera Mod: Plug in Power for Less Than $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/3H40/H1EN6QDL/F383H40H1EN6QDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/3H40/H1EN6QDL/F383H40H1EN6QDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/3H40/H1EN6QDL/F383H40H1EN6QDL.SMALL.jpg nonoodlez I have been running into a problematic issue with a photobooth that I made (the booth is on Instructables here). After a period of several hours, the crappy old camera battery peters out and dies. I purchased some cheapy replacements online but even those do not seem to last very long. This is a hug...
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Tue, 24 Apr 2012 21:45:14 PDT
How to build a shutter release cable for the Canon EOS Rebel T3i http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-shutter-release-cable-for-the-Canon/
How to build a shutter release cable for the Canon EOS Rebel T3i - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/E3WA/H15NFMWG/FTUE3WAH15NFMWG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/E3WA/H15NFMWG/FTUE3WAH15NFMWG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/E3WA/H15NFMWG/FTUE3WAH15NFMWG.SMALL.jpg mbainrot Introduction One of the things that plague photography, particularly long exposure photography is unintentional blurring of the image, often caused by knocking of the camera. The best defense against blurred pictures is to use a tripod and follow the rule "hands off the camera". But how do you ta...
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Wed, 18 Apr 2012 12:43:43 PDT
Camera Battery Adapter http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Battery-Adapter/
Camera Battery Adapter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/3GX3/GX51873L/FZU3GX3GX51873L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/3GX3/GX51873L/FZU3GX3GX51873L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/3GX3/GX51873L/FZU3GX3GX51873L.SMALL.jpg DerekMellott I built this adapter in order to add larger battery capacity for prolonged time lapse shooting, it will work for adding battery hours to your camera or anything at a fraction of the price of commercial options.  Be aware that messing around with electricity can be dangerous to you and your equipm...
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Fri, 16 Mar 2012 08:12:15 PDT
Analog Picture-in-Picture Video Rig. Capture content, and person with good audio, at the same time with one camera. http://www.instructables.com/id/2FerCam-Video-Interview-Rig-Captures-Both-Subject/
Analog Picture-in-Picture Video Rig. Capture content, and person with good audio, at the same time with one camera. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/4BTE/F9N2E03Z/F3N4BTEF9N2E03Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/4BTE/F9N2E03Z/F3N4BTEF9N2E03Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3N/4BTE/F9N2E03Z/F3N4BTEF9N2E03Z.SMALL.jpg calebjc An interview camera rig designed to enable an interviewer with 1 small digital camera to capture picture in picture interviews with good audio on both subjects without a camera-person. Made with a harmonica holder, Canon SD1000 camera, small mirror, quick-ties, Shoe Goo and flex pipe. The rig captu...
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Tue, 4 Dec 2007 11:00:56 PST
Long-Range Canon DSLR Video Trigger (V2, greatly simplified) http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Range-Canon-DSLR-Video-Trigger-V2-greatly-s/
Long-Range Canon DSLR Video Trigger (V2, greatly simplified) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/SJ2D/GVZPP0A0/F4RSJ2DGVZPP0A0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/SJ2D/GVZPP0A0/F4RSJ2DGVZPP0A0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/SJ2D/GVZPP0A0/F4RSJ2DGVZPP0A0.SMALL.jpg herx This is a re-visit of my first Instructable (found here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Canon-DSLR-Video-Trigger/).   That version worked just fine, but was a bit expensive, a bit big and heavy, and certainly way more complicated than it needed to be.   It did have some nice features, like a...
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Sat, 10 Dec 2011 20:28:57 PST
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
How to Make a Lynny - A DIY Lensbaby! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Lynny-A-DIY-Lensbaby-Similar-Resu/
How to Make a Lynny - A DIY Lensbaby! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/T9R9/GUQ4JLHY/FN0T9R9GUQ4JLHY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/T9R9/GUQ4JLHY/FN0T9R9GUQ4JLHY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/T9R9/GUQ4JLHY/FN0T9R9GUQ4JLHY.SMALL.jpg CameraTester DIY Lensbaby - The Lynny - Similar Results - WAY Cheaper IF YOU LIKE THIS, PLEASE SUPPORT IT BY GOING TO THIS LINK, PLEASE! http://kck.st/uGivd8 This DIY project is made after a Lensbaby, but is built completely different. It’s made of only parts of an extension tube and macro filters. It is ...
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Thu, 27 Oct 2011 19:55:15 PDT
Super macro photography with a coupling ring http://www.instructables.com/id/super-macro-photo-with-a-coupling-ring/
Super macro photography with a coupling ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/LL2R/GTGCR3M8/FZ3LL2RGTGCR3M8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/LL2R/GTGCR3M8/FZ3LL2RGTGCR3M8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ3/LL2R/GTGCR3M8/FZ3LL2RGTGCR3M8.SMALL.jpg nicoo Today is super macro photo day ! Or how to achieve 16x magnification with your DSLR and 'regular' lenses... I have been trying and doing macro photography for quite some time now and I recently had acceptable results I thought I could share. The idea is to combine your usual lenses using a reverse...
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Tue, 11 Oct 2011 16:54:19 PDT
Manage Your EOS Camera's Sticky Shutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Manage-Your-EOS-Cameras-Sticky-Shutter/
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Mon, 6 Jun 2011 12:42:00 PDT
Time Lapse Dolly http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Lapse-Dolly/
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Wed, 27 Apr 2011 16:41:01 PDT
Carl Zeiss Lens for $15.00 http://www.instructables.com/id/Carl-Zeiss-Lens-for-1500/
Carl Zeiss Lens for $15.00 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/P64A/GIWZLMF3/FL8P64AGIWZLMF3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/P64A/GIWZLMF3/FL8P64AGIWZLMF3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL8/P64A/GIWZLMF3/FL8P64AGIWZLMF3.SMALL.jpg Nano_Burger Have you ever wondered why Holgas, Dianas and the Time Magazine cameras were not made in Germany?  Well whatever the reason, German optical companies have have decided that quality is the way to go.   Zeiss is among the best optical lens company there is....their motto says it all, "We Make it Visib...
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Mon, 17 Jan 2011 17:30:05 PST
Intervalometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Intervalometer/
Intervalometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/YIJF/GICYBB2A/FKNYIJFGICYBB2A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/YIJF/GICYBB2A/FKNYIJFGICYBB2A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/YIJF/GICYBB2A/FKNYIJFGICYBB2A.SMALL.jpg randofo I decided to make a quality DIY intervalometer for my DSLR Pentax camera so that I could do time-lapse photography. This intervalometer should work with most major brands of DSLR cameras such as Nikons and Canons. It works by triggering the shutter using the camera's remote trigger port. It can als...
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Mon, 3 Jan 2011 14:18:42 PST
Laser Triggered High-Speed Photography http://www.instructables.com/id/Laser-Triggered-High-Speed-Photography/
Laser Triggered High-Speed Photography - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/DF8X/G02LSYRD/FC5DF8XG02LSYRD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/DF8X/G02LSYRD/FC5DF8XG02LSYRD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC5/DF8X/G02LSYRD/FC5DF8XG02LSYRD.SMALL.jpg Frivolous Engineering In order to consistently photograph something like milk drops the usual method uses a high-end camera ($500 and up), Speedlite flash ($300 and up) and an optical electronic delayed flash trigger ($120 and up). There are lots of DIY circuits for this purpose, but they still require a good camera a...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2009 20:52:04 PDT
Intervalometer for Canon and Nikon cameras http://www.instructables.com/id/Intervalometer-for-Canon-and-Nikon-cameras/
Intervalometer for Canon and Nikon cameras - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/75WI/G1ZGGREO/FGO75WIG1ZGGREO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/75WI/G1ZGGREO/FGO75WIG1ZGGREO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/75WI/G1ZGGREO/FGO75WIG1ZGGREO.SMALL.jpg peterdr This instructable is teaches you how to make an intervalometer that can be used with virtually any camera.  It has been tested with Canon and Nikon cameras, but making adapter cables for other cameras is just a matter of figuring out the camera pinout. This intervalometer has the following features...
By: peterdr

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Sun, 15 Nov 2009 15:03:15 PST
Canon SD780 case from an Altoids tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Canon-SD780-case-from-an-Altoids-tin/
Canon SD780 case from an Altoids tin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/ZY2W/FW5H3PKD/F7IZY2WFW5H3PKD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/ZY2W/FW5H3PKD/F7IZY2WFW5H3PKD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/ZY2W/FW5H3PKD/F7IZY2WFW5H3PKD.SMALL.jpg jphphotography I'm always looking for new things to do with Altoids tins and the other day I upgraded my point & shoot camera to the new Canon SD780. My first thought was "man is this thing tiny", then a lightbulb went off an my second though was "I bet this will fit in an Altoids tin". Unfortunately its just too ...
By: jphphotography

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Mon, 22 Jun 2009 21:15:33 PDT
Cigarette Packet Flash Diffuser http://www.instructables.com/id/Cigarette-Packet-Flash-Diffuser/
Cigarette Packet Flash Diffuser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/ZBAP/Y20EV2Z6BZB/FL2ZBAPY20EV2Z6BZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/ZBAP/Y20EV2Z6BZB/FL2ZBAPY20EV2Z6BZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL2/ZBAP/Y20EV2Z6BZB/FL2ZBAPY20EV2Z6BZB.SMALL.jpg monkeywithagun Ever wanted to take indoor photos at night, but hate the washed out look which your built in flash creates? I've often been at a pub and found the regular flash to be a bit of a pain. Thanks to a little drunken curiosity and an attention span problem, I created a flash diffuser using only an empty c...
By: monkeywithagun

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Thu, 7 Dec 2006 08:13:23 PST
Lens creep fix for Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM http://www.instructables.com/id/Lens-creep-fix-for-Canon-EF-28-135mm-f35-56-IS-/
Lens creep fix for Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/W90O/FQSWZS74/FOZW90OFQSWZS74.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/W90O/FQSWZS74/FOZW90OFQSWZS74.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOZ/W90O/FQSWZS74/FOZW90OFQSWZS74.SMALL.jpg tkcom For lens with wide zoom range, it's not unusual that lens creep will happen sometime in its life. This phenomenon occurs as zoom ring loses friction and cannot hold the weight of the large front element. Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM is one of those lenses that have this problem. Material: el...
By: tkcom

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Sun, 8 Feb 2009 00:38:34 PST
How to make a Professional Short Film for $80 (Part I - Pre-Production). http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Professional-Short-Film-for-80-Par/
How to make a Professional Short Film for $80 (Part I - Pre-Production). - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/2VUF/FKD1HR8K/F0W2VUFFKD1HR8K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/2VUF/FKD1HR8K/F0W2VUFFKD1HR8K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/2VUF/FKD1HR8K/F0W2VUFFKD1HR8K.SMALL.jpg Hermes Part II can be found here: How to make a Professional Short Film for $80 (Part II - Production) I've been making films since the fifth grade. In this time, I have created countless shorts that continually get better. As a senior in high school, I felt I should make a final film to sum up all I had ...
By: Hermes

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Thu, 28 Aug 2008 16:28:21 PDT
Canon Wired Remote http://www.instructables.com/id/Canon-Wired-Remote/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2008 22:00:31 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...
By: deth2all

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Tue, 1 Apr 2008 20:44:57 PDT
5 Hour External Battery for DV camera http://www.instructables.com/id/External-Battery-for-DV-camera/
5 Hour External Battery for DV camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/JF1H/F7YGQBCT/FTSJF1HF7YGQBCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/JF1H/F7YGQBCT/FTSJF1HF7YGQBCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/JF1H/F7YGQBCT/FTSJF1HF7YGQBCT.SMALL.jpg AT This project turned into an easy way to extend my DV Camera's battery life. The battery that came with my Canon Optura 60 lasts for about 40 minutes or so minutes on a full charge. I got a BIG battery but that only last for an hour or so (if it will charge, but that is another issue/story).I looke...
By: AT

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Mon, 22 Oct 2007 10:05:37 PDT